State of Texas fights border crisis, human trafficking, which Biden administration spurs, through lawsuits over regulatory violations

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports McAllen, May 3 – The State of Texas has filed several lawsuits against President Joe Biden’s administration over the failure of the presidential administration to follow federal law regarding deportation of illegal aliens, enforce immigration laws, and follow proper United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) protocols. “As the Biden […]

San Jacinto River Authority loses major appeal over Harvey flooding in Texas Supreme Court, as quagmire of litigation looks to sink scofflaw river authority

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Austin and Conroe, April 21 – Spending approximately $10 million in legal fees and expenses during the fiscal year ending August 31, 2021, the scofflaw San Jacinto River Authority (SJRA) lost a major appeal in the Supreme Court of Texas on Friday. In an eight (8) to one (1) decision, […]

US, states sue Facebook for ‘predatory’ conduct

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government and 48 states and districts (including Texas) sued Facebook Wednesday, accusing it of abusing its market power in social networking to crush smaller competitors and seeking remedies that could include a forced spinoff of the social network’s Instagram and WhatsApp messaging services. The landmark antitrust lawsuits, announced by the […]

With counting winding down, Trump team pushes legal fights

WASHINGTON (AP) — Judges in Georgia and Michigan quickly dismissed Trump campaign lawsuits Thursday, undercutting a campaign legal strategy to attack the integrity of the voting process in states where the result could mean President Donald Trump’s defeat. The rulings came as Democrat Joe Biden inched closer to the 270 Electoral College votes needed to […]

President Trump sues in 3 states, laying ground for contesting outcome

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s campaign filed lawsuits Wednesday in Pennsylvania, Michigan and Georgia, laying the groundwork for contesting battleground states as he slipped behind Democrat Joe Biden in the hunt for the 270 Electoral College votes needed to win the White House. The new filings, joining existing Republican legal challenges in Pennsylvania and […]

Lawyer: Deal close in Weinstein sexual misconduct lawsuits

NEW YORK (AP) — A tentative deal is close to settling lawsuits brought against the television and film company co-founded by Harvey Weinstein, who has been accused of sexual misconduct by scores of women. Adam Harris, a lawyer for studio co-founder Bob Weinstein, told a bankruptcy court judge Thursday that “an economic agreement in principal” […]

Metcalf swears in elected Lone Star Groundwater Conservation District Board

Conroe, November 18 – State Representative Will Metcalf (R-Conroe), the primary author of the legislation during the 85th Legislative Session which re-established the Lone Star Groundwater Conservation District (LSGCD) with an elected rather than appointed board, enjoyed the honor of administering the Oath of Office to the newly-elected Board members at the LSGCD meeting on […]