Supreme Court Case Threatens to Drastically Reduce Federal Regulatory Power in Environmental and Healthcare Sectors

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Supreme Court heard oral arguments on Jan. 17, 2024, in two cases that could have far-reaching implications for federal regulatory power. The cases, Loper Bright Enterprises vs. Raimondo and Relentless Inc. vs. Department of Commerce, focus on fisheries management but carry implications for broader federal enforcement of environmental and health care regulations. The central question in these cases is whether the Secretary of Commerce, through the National Marine Fisheries Service, has the authority to require commercial fishers to pay for onboard observers on fishing voyages, as mandated by the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery … Read more

Heartbroken Mother’s Plea for Justice as Murder Suspect’s Bond Drastically Reduced

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – It seems that Jeremiah Brown, who was originally unable to come up with $15,000 for his $150,000 bonds, has seen a significant reduction in his bail amount. His bonds have now been lowered to $50,000, meaning he only needs $5,000 to secure his release. On December 1, 2019, Terry Tondre’s life took a tragic turn. It would be the last time she would see her son, Keith Tondre Hardy, who was just 25 years old at the time. Terry recalls that Keith had asked for a little more time before leaving … Read more

Republican Proposal Sets to Drastically Restrict Asylum Seekers’ Legal Rights

WASHINGTON (AP) — There is a growing bipartisan consensus on the need for immigration reform, but significant disagreements remain on the specifics. The ongoing increase in illegal border crossings since 2020 has intensified pressure for changes to the asylum application process. This system is designed to provide protection for noncitizens who fear returning to their home countries. Undocumented migrants entering the United States have limited options to legally stay in the country, with asylum being the primary pathway for many. However, conservative Republicans in Congress are proposing legal changes that would make it more difficult … Read more

Republican Proposal Aims to Drastically Restrict Asylum Opportunities for Undocumented Immigrants

Miami, Florida – There is a growing push for immigration reform in the United States, with both Republicans and Democrats acknowledging the need for change. However, there is a sharp divide on the specifics of the reform. A significant increase in illegal border crossings since 2020 has placed immense pressure on the current asylum system. This system is designed to provide life-saving relief for noncitizens who fear the dangers of returning to their home countries. However, undocumented migrants entering the U.S. have limited legal options to stay in the country. For many fleeing violence, war, … Read more