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Supreme Court strikes down Louisiana abortion clinic law

The Supreme Court has struck down a Louisiana law regulating abortion clinics, reasserting a commitment to abortion rights over fierce opposition from dissenting conservative justices in the first big abortion case of the Trump era.

‘Back The Blue’ Rally in Chattanooga

In support of local law enforcement, community members came together for a Back the Blue Rally in Chattanooga.

Trump administration urges end to ACA as pandemic surges

The Trump administration is urging the Supreme Court to overturn the Affordable Care Act.

Commissioners and Activist Responds to Released Dash Cam Video

The May 23rd incident took a significant portion of today's Hamilton County Commission meeting.

Appeals court orders dismissal of Michael Flynn prosecution

A federal appeals court has ordered the dismissal of the criminal case against President Donald Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn.

Cawthorn, 24, defeats Trump’s pick in N Carolina GOP primary

Cawthorn won 67% of the vote today in Murphy/Cherokee County

Brutality Allegations Against Soddy Daisy Officer

An attorney for William Bynum filed a lawsuit against the Soddy Daisy Police officer Jeffery Rahn and the city of Soddy Daisy.

Judge: Bolton can publish book despite efforts to block it

A federal judge has ruled that former national security adviser John Bolton can move forward in publishing his tell-all book.

DOJ tries to oust US attorney investigating Trump allies

The Justice Department moved abruptly Friday to oust Geoffrey S. Berman, the U.S. attorney in Manhattan overseeing key prosecutions of President Donald Trump’s allies and an investigation of his personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani.

Young immigrants land court win but still face uncertainty

President Donald Trump says he will renew his administration’s effort to end legal protections for young immigrants after Supreme Court blocked the first try.

DACA Ruling Reaction

The temporary legal status of over 600 thousand plus immigrants is safe.

Justices reject end to protections for young immigrants

The Supreme Court has rejected President Donald Trump’s effort to end legal protections for 650,000 young immigrants.

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