Whether recent abortion protests are considered illegal would be up to a court’s interpretation, constitutional law experts say.
Says the Biden administration is choosing to send baby formula to the border as one of its “out-of-touch priorities.”
Does joining The Satanic Temple give a member legal protection to terminate a pregnancy? Not necessarily: According to legal experts, it could -- but joining "opportunistically" probably won't be applicable. Or as Mark Tushnet, the Willia
On May 4 2022, a Reddit user shared a chart to r/dataisbeautiful amid ongoing, extremely fraught discourse about a leaked Supreme Court decision that aims to overturn Roe v. Wade: [OC] The Percent of Americans Who Believe Abortion Should Be
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Sen. Mark Kelly voted “for benefits to illegals.”
A New York judge found former President Donald Trump in contempt of court Monday for failing to adequately respond to a subpoena issued by the state's attorney general.
Quick Take A California bill would do away with mandatory investigations of stillbirths. Opponents misleadingly claim it would “legalize infanticide.” The bill would prevent prosecution in cases of “perinatal death due to a pregnancy-
Brian Kemp and Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger “perhaps in collusion with the Radical Left Democrats” are attempting to “unseat” U.S. Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene.
Rappler, the independent Philippine news organization, is fighting back against the Office of the Solicitor General of the Philippines, which launched a successful campaign last month to suspend Rappler’s fact-checking […] The post Despite lega
On April 12 2022 an Imgur user shared a screenshot of the following tweet about a purported candidate from Alaska challenging a full plate of hopefuls, including former governor Sarah Palin (R), for a seat in Congress: The mayor of North Pole, Alaska
Did an airport in New York take "legal possession" of former President Donald Trump's personal Boeing 757 over unpaid storage fees? No, that's not true: A post making the claim appears to be satirical. In reality, Trump's plane left the N
Experts say Abbott’s plan to transport immigrants likely doesn’t break the law. That’s because Texas would be transporting them after Homeland Security determined that they can move around the U.S.
The post makes a number of incorrect statements on pensions, benefits, and refugee status. The figure of £29,900 is not accurate.
The bill would make performing an abortion a felony, punishable by up to 10 years in prison.
House Bill 0233 was a GOP attempt to give legal recognition to exclusively heterosexual, "common law" marriages.
The TSA is rewarding “criminal behavior,” according to some commentators.
Is it illegal for a debt collection agency to buy a consumer's debt from the original creditor, and can a consumer remove accounts from their report simply by disputing them? Not exactly: Debt collection via the purchasing of debt from th
"The use of ballot drop boxes and ballot harvesting is illegal.”
“Joe Biden uses the ATF to illegally track your gun transactions.”
Quick Take Dozens of people stayed at a Florida hotel in January while employed as temporary farmworkers for a wholesale plant nursery. But a Facebook video and a tweet by State Rep. Anthony Sabatini falsely claimed they were “illegals”
While assisted suicide is legal in Switerland under particular circumstances, there has been no official approval for the Sarco device.
“It’s not illegal to go inside the Capitol” as the Oath Keepers and other Jan. 6 rioters did.
It is no longer illegal to buy or sell crypto assets in India, profits from virtual assets will be taxed. Cryptocurrency is not recognized yet.
Right-wing media outlets and GOP politicians have charged the Biden administration is secretly ferrying undocumented immigrants around the country. But the Trump administration had the same program.
Hundreds of ‘illegals’ were dropped off at Florida hotel.
Does a video posted by Republican congressional candidate Laura Loomer show dozens of "illegal" migrant workers arriving at a Florida hotel? No, that's not true: The workers were legally contracted to work for a central Florida plant nurs
The Biden-Harris administration "wants to hand out $450,000 to illegal immigrants."
American citizens “pay $155 billion annually to make sure illegal immigrants are taken care of better than American citizens”
Gruyere cheese does not have to come from the Gruyere region of Europe to be sold under the gruyere name, a federal judge has ruled.
Does an unmarried mother have sole legal rights to a child in Minnesota, as a social media post claims? Yes, that's true: Like unmarried fathers in other U.S. states, the unmarried father of a child in Minnesota does not automatically rec
But there's a loophole to get out declaring on stolen goods.
Did McDonald's lose a legal battle with chef Jamie Oliver? Was it proven that lean finely textured beef treated with ammonium hydroxide was highly toxic or not fit for human consumption? No, neither are true: Oliver did not win a legal b
“Wisconsin 2020 election investigation finds more illegal votes were cast than Biden's margin of victory.”
On December 1 2021, Imgur user Lanhdanan shared an undated Twitter screenshot with an uncited claim that maximum campaign donations were tied to inflation — but the federal minimum wage was not: Although, as mentioned, the context of the date wa
Authorities with the National Park Service are trying to find out who's responsible.
Does a 2021 Tennessee law make it illegal to teach Black history in the state? No, that's not true: While the law does not ban the teaching of Black history, or any ethnic group's history, it greatly restricts what public school teachers
Changes possible after report reveals substantial evidence that lobsters feel pain.
Does a social media post show a legal way around income taxes on tips? No, that's not true. The IRS says "All cash and non-cash tips" are income and are subject to federal income taxes. States with income taxes may also tax gratuities. De