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Eli Kantor is a labor, employment and immigration law attorney. He has been practicing labor, employment and immigration law for more than 36 years. He has been featured in articles about labor, employment and immigration law in the L.A. Times, Business Week.com and Daily Variety. He is a regular columnist for the Daily Journal. Telephone (310)274-8216; eli@elikantorlaw.com. For more information, visit beverlyhillsimmigrationlaw.com and and beverlyhillsemploymentlaw.com


Tuesday, January 19, 2016

AM Roundup: Will SCOTUS Hear Obama’s Immigration Appeal?

Wall Street Journal
By Jacob Gershman
January 15, 2016

Immigration case: Supreme Court justices were due to meet Friday to discuss whether to hear President Obama’s bid to revive his plan to shield more than 4 million immigrants from deportation. [Reuters]

Cruz eligibility: The two leading contenders for the GOP nomination for president, Donald Trump and Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, engaged in a heated back-and-forth about the latter’s eligibility to run for president during the sixth Republican presidential debate. [WSJ]

• Trump repeatedly cited Harvard Law School professor Larry Tribe to support his case. [CNN]

Christie and Sotomayor: Is it true — as New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says — that he never supported the appointment of Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor? [PolitiFact]

Planned Parenthood v. Center for Medical Progress: Planned Parenthood filed a federal lawsuit against the maker of a series of undercover videos released last year that sought to prove that the women’s health organization illegally profits by selling tissue from aborted fetuses. [WaPo]

Dentist wins Navy job: A New York City dentist whom the Defense Department deemed a security threat for having family in Israel will keep his job with the Navy after the federal government changed its mind and granted him a security clearance. [Times-Union]

Kane fights for license: Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane’s fight to get her suspended law license back is moving through the court system. [Morning Call]

‘In God We Trust’ lawsuit: A group of atheists has filed a lawsuit arguing the phrase “In God We Trust” on U.S. money is unconstitutional and demanding that the government to get rid of it. [Fox News]

Turkey companion: A 30-year-old federal law allowed a live turkey to ride with passengers on a recent Delta flight. [WaPo]

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