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  • August 25, 2021

Immigration policy and stay in Mexico: Supreme Court refuses to block reinstatement

The Supreme Court Building in Washington DC, August 5, 2021 (Brent Buterbaugh / National Review) On Tuesday, the Supreme Court refused to block a lower court ruling that will require the Biden administration to reinstate the Trump-era policy of “Remain in Mexico” for asylum seekers at the US border. The three liberal court judges disagreed,…

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Judge blocks Arkansas mask mandate ban

(Kuzma / iStock / Getty Images Plus) An Arkansas judge temporarily blocked the state from enforcing the ban on school mask mandates on Friday. Judge Tim Fox issued a preliminary injunction against the law after finding that, among other things, it discriminated between public and private schools. In April, Governor Asa Hutchinson enacted the rule…

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