Category Archives: Current Events

National biodefense decision makers operate without clearly defined roles and responsibilities


Testimony:
NATIONAL BIODEFENSE STRATEGY
Opportunities and Challenges with Early Implementation
Chris P. Currie, Director, Homeland Security and Justice
Mary Denigan-Macauley, Director, Health Care

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DC Circuit: Screenshots and segregated video are discoverable under the Freedom of Information Act


Opinion:
MICHAEL S. EVANS
v.
FEDERAL BUREAU OF PRISONS

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COVID-19: Social insurance and other income-support options for those unable to work


Brief:
COVID-19: Social Insurance and Other Income-Support
Options for Those Unable to Work
Laura Haltzel, Coordinator, Income Security Section Research Manager

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DC Circuit: Partisan House Judiciary Committee’s suit to enforce its subpoena for testimony of White House council is barred by Article III


Opinion:
COMMITTEE ON THE
JUDICIARY OF THE U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
v.
DONALD F. MCGAHN, II

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Telehealth and Telemedicine


Report:
Telehealth and Telemedicine:
Frequently Asked Questions
Victoria L. Elliott
Analyst in Health Policy

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Constitutionality of compelled decryption divides the courts


Brief:
Catch Me If You Scan: Constitutionality of
Compelled Decryption Divides the Courts
Michael A. Foster, Legislative Attorney

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Immigration Reform and Control Act doesn’t preempt state-level identity theft prosecutions


Opinion:
KANSAS
v.
RAMIRO GARCIA

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U.S. Supreme Court admonishes threats made by New York Senator Charles Schumer


Statement:
Statement from Chief Justice
John G. Roberts, Jr
U.S Supreme Court

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Court authorizes new subpoenas and depositions in Hillary Clinton FOIA evasion case


Order:
JUDICIAL WATCH, INC.
v.
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE

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Second Circuit: AG’s withholding of Byrne Justice Assistance grant funds from jurisdictions attempting to nullify federal immigration law is Constitutional; doesn’t violate APA


Opinion:
NEW YORK, et al.
v.
UNITED STATES
DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, et al.

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