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Apple Sues Israeli Spyware Maker, Seeking to Block Its Access to iPhones

New York Times
SAN FRANCISCO — Apple sued the NSO Group, the Israeli surveillance company, in federal court on Tuesday, another setback for the beleaguered firm and the unregulated spyware industry. The lawsuit is the second of its kind — Facebook sued the NSO Group in 2019 for targeting its WhatsApp users —......

Senators make bipartisan push to block $650M weapons sale to Saudis

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Caroline Vakil Three senators on Thursday made a bipartisan push aimed at blocking a proposed $650 million weapons sale to Saudi Arabia. Sens. Rand PaulRandal (Rand) Howard PaulYouTube temporarily suspends Ron Johnson’s channel over COVID-19 misinformation Fauci blasts Paul......

Judge Tries to Block New York Times’s Coverage of Project Veritas

New York Times
A New York trial court judge ordered The New York Times on Thursday to temporarily refrain from publishing or seeking out certain documents related to the conservative group Project Veritas, an unusual instance of a court blocking coverage by a major news organization. The order raised immediate concerns among First......

Trump lawyer asks judge to block release of tax returns to U.S. House panel

Reuters
WASHINGTON, Nov 16 (Reuters) – Donald Trump’s lawyers on Tuesday urged a judge to block a House of Representatives panel from getting the former U.S. president’s tax returns, calling it an invasive and politically motivated request. Trump was the first president in 40 years not to release his tax returns......

China Telecom U.S. unit asks court to block U.S. FCC action

Reuters
Signage is seen at the headquarters of the Federal Communications Commission in Washington, D.C., U.S., August 29, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly/File Photo The company and law firm names shown above are generated automatically based on the text of the article. We are improving this feature as we continue to test and......

Appeals Court Extends Block on Biden’s Vaccine Mandate for Employers

New York Times
WASHINGTON — A federal appeals court has kept its block in place against a federal mandate that all large employers require their workers to get vaccinated against the coronavirus or submit to weekly testing starting in January, declaring that the rule “grossly exceeds” the authority of the occupational safety agency......

Progresso and Helper on the block?

FoodBusinessNews
MINNEAPOLIS — General Mills, Inc. is considering selling a portfolio of brands that includes Progresso soup and Helper dry packaged dinners with a goal of raising around $3 billion from the sale, according to an article on Bloomberg. Citing people with knowledge of the discussions, Bloomberg said any potential deal......

Trump makes new bid to block records from Capitol riot probe before Friday deadline

CNBC
CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Tear gas is released into a crowd of protesters, with one wielding a Confederate battle flag that reads “Come and Take It,” during clashes with Capitol police at a rally to contest the certification of the 2020 U.S. presidential election......

Judge rejects Trump bid to block records from House probe of Jan. 6 Capitol riot

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Former U.S. President Donald Trump prepares to speak during the Conservative Political Action Conference CPAC held at the Hilton Anatole on July 11, 2021 in Dallas, Texas. Brandon Bell | Getty Images A federal judge on Tuesday rejected former President......

U.S. judge denies Trump bid to block Jan 6 select committee investigation

Reuters
WASHINGTON, Nov 9 (Reuters) – A U.S. federal judge has ruled that a congressional committee investigating the deadly Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol can access some of former President Donald Trump’s White House records. U.S. District Judge Tanya Chutkan in the District of Columbia rejected an argument by......

U.S. Urges Court Not to Block Vaccine Mandate on Employers

New York Times
WASHINGTON — The Biden administration on Monday argued that the federal government had all the power it needed to require large employers to mandate vaccination of their workers against the Covid-19 virus — or to require those who refuse the shots to wear masks and submit to weekly testing. In......

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost Sues to Block Biden’s Vaccine Mandate for Federal Contractors

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click to enlarge A lawsuit to block the Biden Administration’s recent vaccine mandate for federal contractors has been filed Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost,Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron, and the Attorney General from Tennessee, calling the president’s move “an unlawful executive order.” The vaccine requirement, which says that federal contractors......

Justice Department files antitrust suit to block $2 billion merger of Penguin Random House, Simon & Schuster

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Simon & Schuster display at the London Book Fair at Kensington Olympia on the 12th March 2019 in London. Sam Mellish | In Pictures | Getty Images The Biden administration on Tuesday sued Penguin Random House and Simon & Schuster......

On Jan. 6 Trump’s attorney reportedly told the Pence team its refusal to block the election certification caused the riot

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Attorney John Eastman gestures as he speaks next to U.S. President Donald Trump’s personal attorney Rudy Giuliani, as Trump supporters gather ahead of the president’s speech to contest the certification by the U.S. Congress of the results of the 2020......

Call logs, speech drafts among records Trump is trying to block from Jan. 6 investigators

Politico
Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here The National Archives indicated that many files were drawn from the systems of key Trump aides including former Chief of Staff Mark Meadows, adviser Stephen Miller and deputy counsel Patrick Philbin. Other documents include “draft text of a presidential speech......

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