Politics NewsTicker – April 24th, 2018

Top Stories

Why a Trump-Kim Deal Has a Good Shot
The Supreme Court’s ‘Fire Mueller’ Trial Balloon
California Bill Would Legally Recognize Blockchain Stocks
‘March for Our Rights’ rally draws thousands of pro-gun supporters in Washington state
Colorado Senate bill seeks to punish teachers with jail time should they go on strike
House bill would require plan to bolster military biodefense readiness, research
Appeals Court Allows Necessity Defense in Pipeline Protest – CANADA
Russia’s Supreme Court Decision Paves the Way for Safer Bitcoin and Crypto Journalism
UPDATED: Oxford police troll kids busted for handing cops fake IDs
Seizing People’s Stuff Is Trump’s Favorite Tool in the War on Drugs

Gun Watch

NRA calls out Republicans who voted for new gun law: ‘They no longer deserve your trust’
Carlsbad teen organizing walkout in support of Second Amendment
Second Amendment provides ‘means to prevent a tyrannical government takeover and means of self-defense’ [Letter]
Clinton community marches for safer gun laws
What Are The Gun Laws In Tennessee? The State’s Legislation Includes A Big Loophole
Numbers dwindle in latest Norwalk High walkout to end gun violence
Kasich orders review of how Ohio shares data with gun background check system
Minnesota Poll: Strong majority of Minnesotans support stricter gun control
Medford gun supporters prepare for ballot showdown

Legislative Watch

Senate Passes Bill Toughening Release of Sex Offenders
Sexual Harassment Cases Go Uncounted as Complaint Process Goes Private
Self-driving bill faces unclear path in Senate
France’s Lower House Approves Bill to Tighten Asylum Rules
The Defeat of California Senate Bill 827 and the Future of the Struggle to Curb Zoning
Senate bill carrying waiver for America’s Finest fails to advance
US Senate Blocks Vote On Coast Guard Bill
US Senate Set To Take Up Great Lakes Ballast Water Discharge Bill
White House officials urge Democrats to reconsider opposition to Mike Pompeo ahead of committee vote

Judicial Watch

Colorado Supreme Court upholds legality of taxes for special districts, like RTD
In Immigration Case, Supreme Court To Decide If ‘Time Stopped’ For Man On Martha’s Vineyard
Federal judiciary may create informal harassment complaint system
Anticipating a Supreme Court win, New Jersey begins drafting sports gambling rules
Federal judge rules Northumberland County violated Fair Labor Standards Act

Hot Topics Watch

How merchants use Facebook to flood Amazon with fake reviews
Fake ‘Queen Elizabeth’ Steals the Show at the Hospital After the Royal Baby’s Birth
Brexit has shafted the UK’s space sector, lord warns science minister
John Oliver’s Iran coverage includes fake podcast with James Van Der Beek
‘We ARE leaving!’ Brexiteer rips into Remainers over calls to STAY in EU’s customs union
Trade WAR: German leaders to BEG Trump for trade deal to end crippling sanctions


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