Category: government information

Congressional Research Service (CRS) Report: "Shutdown of the Federal Government: Causes, Processes, and Effects"

by on December 10, 2017 3:57 pm
The Congressional Research Service (CRS) issued an update on 30 November 2017 to its report (RL34680) titled Shutdown of the Federal Government: Causes, Processes, and Effects by Clinton T. Brass, Ida A. Brudnick, Natalie Keegan, Barry J. McMillion, John W. Rollins & Brian T. Yeh From the Summary to the report: Government shutdowns have necessitated… Read more Congressional Research Service (CRS) Report: "Shutdown of the Federal Government: Causes, Processes, and Effects"

Indictment of Former US National Security Advisor (to President Donald J. Trump) Michael T. Flynn

by on December 2, 2017 3:12 pm
Please see here (which also reports on the indictment by Special Counsel Robert S. Mueller III, actually a U.S. federal “criminal information,” as an “indictment” requires issuance by a grand jury while an information (formal criminal charge) is utilized in U.S.”federal criminal procedure when a [criminal] defendant voluntarily pleads guilty (often as part of a… Read more Indictment of Former US National Security Advisor (to President Donald J. Trump) Michael T. Flynn

Judicial Notice of President Donald J. Trump’s Tweets on Topics Litigated in Court: 3 Areas

by on November 12, 2017 2:33 pm
The 3 areas — as reported earlier this year in articles in The Washington Post — are: Sanctuary Cities [Sanctuary cities ruling: When a judge quotes Sean Spicer, it’s not a good sign for the White House (Apr. 26, 2017)] Travel Ban [Travel ban ruling: In court as on Twitter, Trump confronts evidence gap (Feb. 10, 2017)] &  Transgender… Read more Judicial Notice of President Donald J. Trump’s Tweets on Topics Litigated in Court: 3 Areas