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The chief justice of British Columbia’s Supreme Court has denied an application from the province for an injunction against three Fraser Valley churches flouting COVID-19 rules that prohibit in-person services. In a brief hearing Wednesday morning, Chief Justice Christopher Hinkson said he had dismissed the application by B.C.’s attorney general and Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie …

FORT WORTH, Texas, January 2, 2020 (LifeSiteNews) – Texas Fourth District Court of Appeals Chief Justice Sandee Marion ruled against a Texas family trying to save their baby girl’s life Thursday, by rejecting their bid for another injunction against Cook Children’s Medical Center (CCMC) withdrawing life support from Tinslee Lewis. The decision gives her family …

A federal judge in Oregon has issued a preliminary injunction against a Trump administration rule that would have required immigrants to show proof of health insurance before obtaining a visa. In his ruling, U.S. District Court Judge Michael Simon said the rule was inconsistent with laws passed by Congress, specifically the Immigration and Naturalization Act of …

A federal judge on Monday issued a nationwide order barring a Trump administration policy that denies asylum to migrants crossing the border unless they have already tried and failed to obtain asylum in another country along the way, a rule that effectively bans claims for most Central Americans fleeing persecution and poverty. Judge Jon S. …

Oil giant BP is understood to have taken out an injunction against a Greenpeace ship headed for the Cromarty Firth. Greenpeace has claimed the North Sea oil firm served the injunction to its Arctic Sunrise vessel as it reached port in Sunderland. The 949-tonne icebreaker ship is due to sail for Scotland to support the …