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Texas Judge Doubles Down on Obamacare Ruling

David Catron, The American Spectator

Over the holiday weekend, U.S. District Judge Reed O’Connor issued an order reiterating his December 14 decision to strike down Obamacare. As expected, he also stayed enforcement of his ruling to allow time for a challenge in the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals by a group of Democrat-controlled states led by California Attorney General Xavier Becerra. Most “news” reports focused exclusively on the stay, which comprises one page of the document, while ignoring twenty-nine pages that Judge O’Connor devotes to a detailed elucidation of his previous ruling.

Conservative Leaders React to CNN's Publicity Stunt Lawsuit Against the White House

NewsBusters Staff

After Media Research Center President Brent Bozell spoke out about CNN's "ridiculous" lawsuit against the White House, the Media Research Center reached out to conservative leaders around the nation. These leaders responded with frustration at CNN’s dramatic publicity stunt. Acosta crossed a line in civility and the White House is justified to revoke his press pass. The fact that CNN issued a lawsuit only reaffirms that their network is a “hit squad” for the Left. Conservative leaders issued statements of their own.

Virginia Citizens Defense League Sues Katie Couric For Defaming Gun Owners

Our friends at the Virginia Citizens Defense League (VCDL) yesterday announced that they have filed a $12 million lawsuit for defamation in Federal District Court in Richmond, Virginia against Katie Couric, director Stephanie Soechtig, Atlas Films, and Studio 3 Partners LLC d/b/a Epix and other responsible parties for the misleading editing of their roles in the film “Under the Gun.”

Ted Cruz To Donald Trump: Put Up Or Shut Up With Lawsuit Threats

Jordan Schachtel, Breitbart

“Donald, if you want to file a lawsuit challenging this ad, claiming it’s defamation, file the lawsuit,” Cruz said. “His own words said on national television are a matter of public record,” the Harvard-educated Senator said. “By definition, repeating someone’s own words cannot be defamation.”

U.S. jury orders Palestinian groups to pay attack victims $218.5 million

Joseph Ax, Reuters

A U.S. jury on Monday found the Palestine Liberation Organization and the Palestinian Authority liable for supporting terrorist attacks in Israel more than a decade ago that killed dozens of people. Jurors in Manhattan federal court awarded $218.5 million in damages to 10 American families who brought the case, a sum that is automatically tripled under U.S. anti-terrorism law.