Daily Update | April 6, 2017

4/6/17  //  Daily Update

Improper communications have been sent to Fourth Circuit judges regarding the revised entry ban. The Seventh Circuit's holding that Title VII forbids sexual orientation discrimination raises questions about the Trump Administration's position. A judge has denied DOJ's request to delay a hearing on the proposed consent degree regarding police practices in Baltimore. Trump's nominee to run FDA faced tough questions in his Senate hearing. President Trump has accused former National Security Advisor Susan Rice of committing a crime by seeking to unmask the identifies of Trump associates whose communications were intercepted incidentally by U.S. intelligence agencies.

Daily Update | March 24, 2017

3/24/17  //  Daily Update

Secretary of State Tillerson has instructed U.S. embassies to increase scrutiny of visa applicants. President Trump's proposed healthcare bill raises the same constitutional concerns that conservatives so vehemently invoked while attacking the Affordable Care Act. Calls continue for a select committee or independent commission to investigate collusion between the Trump Campaign and Russia.

Helen Klein Murillo

Harvard Law School '17