Trump administration may face federal court date over census immigration question
4 monthes ago - By NY Daily News
President Trump's commerce secretary could get hauled in front of a federal judge in New York to explain the motive behind a citizenship question that could discourage immigrants from participating in the 2020 census. U.S. District Judge Jesse Furman urged a government lawyer Friday to clear the...
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Census Citizenship Question Trial Could Start Day Before Midterm Elections
4 monthes ago - By NPR
A federal judge in New York has set Nov. 5 as the start date of the first potential trial of the six lawsuits over the 2020 census citizenship question that dozens of states and cities want removed.
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Census citizenship controversy likely to face New York trial
4 monthes ago - By The Seattle Times
NEW YORK - A judge is urging a government lawyer to clear the schedule of Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross for a day so he can be asked why he wants to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. U.S. District Judge Jesse Furman encouraged that step at a hearing Friday even before he...
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Judge Blocks White House From Adding Census Question
A federal judge in New York has barred the Trump administration from adding a question about citizenship to the 2020 census. US District Judge Jesse Furman said Tuesday that...