Category Archives: Law

Korematsu Has Nothing To Do With Trump’s Travel Ban

Korematsu Has Nothing To Do With Trump’s Travel Ban Marina Medvin The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com. “Korematsu has nothing to do with this case.” Chief Justice Roberts, Trump v. Hawaii. In 1944, in the middle of World War II, the Supreme Court decided that […]

Justice Roberts Shuts Down Liberals in Trump’s Travel Ban Case

Justice Roberts Shuts Down Liberals in Trump’s Travel Ban Case Marina Medvin The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com. “The President lawfully exercised that discretion based on his findings—following a worldwide, multi-agency review—that entry of the covered aliens would be detrimental to the national interest”- U.S. Supreme […]

Unlawful for DC Restaurants to Discriminate Based on Political Affiliation

Unlawful for DC Restaurants to Discriminate Based on Political Affiliation Marina Medvin The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com. Washington D.C. expressly prohibits their restaurants from discriminating against patrons on the basis of political affiliation. D.C. enacted the Human Rights Act in 1977. The purpose of […]

Clinton’s Lawyers Get To Meet Unicorns

Clinton’s Lawyers Get To Meet Unicorns Marina Medvin The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com. This may sound like a defense lawyer’s fantasy — government counsel trusts you to voluntarily hand over incriminating evidence against your client, while understanding that your ethical duty is to protect […]

JUSTICE for the Christian Cake Baker! Supreme Court Rules Colorado Was Unfair and Hostile

JUSTICE for the Christian Cake Baker! Supreme Court Rules Colorado Was Unfair and Hostile Marina Medvin The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com. A bakery owned by a devout Christian, Masterpiece Cakeshop, Ltd, owned by Jack Phillips, was sued by a gay couple that intentionally targeted […]

Twitter Trolls v. Trump: Trolls Win First Round, But It’s Complicated

Twitter Trolls v. Trump: Trolls Win First Round, But It’s Complicated Marina Medvin The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com. US District Court Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald, a Clinton appointee, ruled that when Trump blocks Twitter trolls from his personal @realDonaldTrump account, he violates the First […]

Leftist Professor Defaced Family Home of NRA’s Chris Cox

Leftist Professor Defaced Family Home of NRA’s Chris Cox Marina Medvin The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com. I watched as stone-faced Patricia W. Hill, a “Research Assistant Professor” from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, was found guilty on May 21, 2018, of a misdemeanor crime for […]

Clinton’s donors could still face an investigation over $84 million campaign finance scandal

Clinton’s donors could still face an investigation over $84 million campaign finance scandal by Marina Medvin  | April 20, 2018 A pro-Trump political action committee filed a complaint in December with the Federal Election Commission alleging that Hillary Clinton’s campaign laundered $84 million in contributions from big-name donors, such as Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg, […]

There Is No Such Thing As ‘Newsworthy’ Exception To Attorney-Client Confidentiality

There Is No Such Thing As ‘Newsworthy’ Exception To Attorney-Client Confidentiality Marina Medvin President Trump and his supporters made headway in accusing the Federal government of violating or endangering attorney-client privilege.They’re not wrong. The attorney-client privilege is recognized by our Supreme Court as one of the oldest recognized privileges for confidential communications. See Hunt v. […]