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  1. Appeals panel won't lift hold on Obama immigration actionRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Cybercast News Service

    ... the facts and the law." U.S. District Judge Andrew Hanen sided with the states and, from his court in Brownsville, Texas, issued a temporary injunction on Feb. 16 to block the plan from taking effect while the lawsuit works its way through the ...

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  2. Will amnesty survive the full 5th Circuit Court of Appeals or the Supreme Court?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | American Thinker

    ... other states sued the administration, calling the move unconstitutional, and U.S. District Judge Andrew Hanen in Brownsville, Tex., ruled in February that the launch of the expanded program should be put on hold until the case is resolved. The 5th ... 2 comments

  3. Court Maintains Block of Obama Immigration PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... a security threat and having a child who is a U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident. Judge Hanen, based in Brownsville, Texas, agreed with arguments from Texas and the other largely Republican states, which alleged that Mr. Obama overstepped his ...

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  4. National Briefs: Court deals immigration plan a setbackRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    A federal appeals court on Tuesday denied the Obama administration's request to lift a hold on the president's executive actions on immigration, which would have granted protection from deportation as well as work permits to millions of immigrants in the country illegally. Two of three judges on a panel of the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, in New Orleans, left in place an injunction by a federal district judge in Brownsville, Texas.

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  5. STRIKE 2: Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals Deals Another Blow to Barack Obama's Executive AmnestyRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Scared Monkeys

    ... Appeals for the Fifth Circuit , in New Orleans, left in place an injunction by a Federal District Court judge in Brownsville, Tex. The ruling comes in a lawsuit filed by Texas and 25 other states against actions President Obama took in November. ...

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  6. Federal appeals court refuses to lift order halting Obama immigration programRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... the legal standing to be in court. In February, addressing a challenge brought by Texas and 25 other states, a Brownsville, Texas-based federal judge appointed by President George W. Bush issued a preliminary injunction temporarily blocking the ...

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  7. Appeals court keeps Obama immigration program locked upRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... the legal standing to be in court. In February, addressing a challenge brought by Texas and 25 other states, a Brownsville, Texas-based federal judge appointed by President George W. Bush issued a preliminary injunction temporarily blocking the ...

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  8. Appeals panel wona t lift hold on Obama immigration actionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News

    ... health care and education. U.S. District Judge Andrew Hanen sided with the states and, from his court in Brownsville, Texas, issued a temporary injunction on Feb. 16 to block the plan from taking effect while the lawsuit works its way through the ...

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  9. Obama Administration's Deferred Deportation Plan Suffers Another Legal SetbackRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Outside the Beltway

    ... Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, in New Orleans, left in place an injunction by a Federal District Court judge in Brownsville, Tex. The ruling comes in a lawsuit by 26 states against actions President Obamatook in November. Many of the initiatives ...

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  10. Anti-Gay Marriage Bill Gets Another TryRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Gilmer Mirror

    ... county government bill, which included a provision on gay marriage. Committee Chairman Eddie Lucio Jr. , D-Brownsville, the Senate sponsor of the measure, agreed to the second vote after fellow "I can assure you that myself and Senator [Sylvia] ...

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  11. Court Refuses to Let Obama's Immigration Executive Action ProceedRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... Residents, or DAPA, which was scheduled to start in May. U.S. District Judge Andrew S. Hanen, sitting in Brownsville, Texas, had granted the stay in response to the suit filed by the 26 states. Appearing on behalf of the federal government before ...

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  12. Anti-gay measures resurrected in Texas Legislature's final daysRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    ... so they could switch their votes to "No." The bill still advanced over their objections. Sen. Eddie Lucio, D-Brownsville, chair of the Senate Intergovernmental Affairs Committee, added the language. Lucio said the bill is subject to debate and his ...

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  13. Happy Hour RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    A federal appeals court on Tuesday denied the Obama administration's request to lift a hold on the president's executive actions on immigration, which would have granted protection from deportation as well as work permits to millions of immigrants in the country illegally. Two of three judges on a panel of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, in New Orleans, left in place an injunction by a federal district judge in Brownsville, Tex.

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  14. Appeals court upholds hold on Obama's executive action on immigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | UPI

    President Barack Obama 's plan to grant legal status to some 5 million people received a major blow Tuesday when an appeals court upheld a hold on the execute action pending the outcome of lawsuit brought by 26 states. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit in New Orleans upheld the injunction put in place by a federal district judge in Brownsville, Texas.

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  15. Court refuses to lift block on Obama immigration programsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... g on the stay April 17, asking pointed questions of both sides. U.S. District Judge Andrew S. Hanen , sitting in Brownsville, Texas, had granted the stay in response to the suit filed by the 26 states.

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  16. Appeals Court Denies Bid to Let Obama Immigration Plan ProceedRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    A federal appeals court on Tuesday denied the Obama administration's request to lift a hold on the president's executive actions on immigration, which would have granted protection from deportation as well as work permits to millions of immigrants in the country illegally. Two of three judges on a panel of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, in New Orleans, left in place an injunction by a Federal District Court judge in Brownsville, Tex.

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  17. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals: Obama's 2014 Immigration Actions to Remain BlockedRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Tucson Weekly

    ... of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, in New Orleans, left in place an injunction by a federal district judge in Brownsville, Tex. The ruling comes in a lawsuit by 26 states against actions President Obama took in November. Many of the initiatives were ...

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  18. Federal court blocks Obama's immigration planRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... Twenty-six GOP governors filed a lawsuit against Obama, and in February, U.S. District Judge Andrew Hanen in Brownsville, Texas, halted the program. The U.S Justice Department appealed that ruling was denied by Tuesday's ruling. The Obama ... 1 comment

  19. Fitch Rates Brownsville ISD, TX's ULT Bonds 'AAA' PSF/'AA-' UnderlyingRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Business Wire

    )--Fitch Ratings has assigned a 'AAA' rating to the following Brownsville Independent School District (ISD), Texas' (the district) unlimited tax (ULT) refunding bonds: The 'AAA' Long-term rating for the ULT bonds is based on a guaranty provided by ...

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  20. Court won't lift hold on Obama immigration action - Tue, 26 May 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    ... fix a "broken immigration system." U.S. District Judge Andrew Hanen sided with the states and, from his court in Brownsville, Texas, issued a temporary injunction on Feb. 16 to block the plan from taking effect while the lawsuit works its way ...

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