Tarnished Twenty

Anti-smoking groups have taken legal action against the U.S. government, aiming to expedite the implementation of a ban on menthol cigarettes. This lawsuit marks a significant step in the ongoing struggle to address the public health implications of menthol cigarette consumption, particularly within Black communities and among young people.

The Lawsuit’s Origins

The legal action,

California is known as a leader in the environmental movement. Pollution and clean air standards are major factors in that. For a long time, the state has chosen to set even tougher standards on its air quality and car pollution levels than the rest of the country.

However, California’s ability to set higher standards has

A bipartisan group of legal experts is calling for Congress to update a 200-year-old set of laws collectively known as the Insurrection Act. According to Jack Goldsmith, a law professor at Harvard who focuses on Presidential power, current laws are “easily subject to abuse.” Considering the violence that arose after the 2020 election, Goldsmith and

The Supreme Court’s stance on abortion rights remains pivotal as it considers arguments on the legality of mifepristone, the widely used abortion pill. The FDA’s relaxed dispensing rules for the pill face scrutiny from the Alliance for Hippocratic Medicine (AHM), which sued the FDA, arguing that the approval process was flawed and the drug’s accessibility