There are three ways to revoke a US president’s executive orders, and they rarely succeed

On Monday (Jan. 30), Sally Yates was fired from her position as acting US attorney general almost immediately after instructing the justice department not to defend president Donald Trump’s new immigration policies in court. Yates said she was not convinced that defending the executive order that establishes those policies was consistent with her responsibility to …

a renewed bid by Oklahoma, Nebraska and others to stamp out Colorado’s recreational cannabis sales…

Bid to take down Colorado marijuana laws revived in court Amid uncertainty about the future of federal enforcement, a renewed bid by Oklahoma, Nebraska and others to stamp out Colorado's recreational cannabis sales Published: Jan 17, 2017, 5:42 am By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Federal appeals court judges on Tuesday reviewed the reach of …

A convicted drug trafficker will get a new trial after a state appeals court overturned his conviction

Man Central To Supreme Court Case Wins Trial Posted: Sep 30, 2012 4:29 PM LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A convicted drug trafficker from Honduras who won a 2010 U.S. Supreme Court ruling will get a new trial after a state appeals court overturned his conviction because his attorney gave bad advice about deportation. The Kentucky …

Judge tosses 150 pounds of marijuana over GPS use in Kentucky

    LOUISVILLE — When Kentucky State Troopers stopped 49-year-old Robert Dale Lee on Interstate 75 in September 2011, they knew he would be coming their way and what to look for in his car. The Drug Enforcement Administration had been following Lee’s car from Chicago using a GPS — a tracking device placed on …