News From Around PA
1.) Dominion Voting System had committed to attending a Government Oversight Committee, but backed out and lawyered up instead!
2.) PA’s first mini-casino opens in Greensburg
3.) Linda Kerns, a Philly attorney for the Trump campaign asked to be withdrawn as counsel after receiving threats and is now under official protection.
4.) PA GOP is working to ban the display of non-approved flags at the Capital Building.
News From National Scene
1.) Numerous pro-LGBT groups release a list of actions for potential Biden administration.
2.) A federal lawsuit has been filed in West Virginia to force the state to cover transgender hormone treatments and surgeries in state employee health plans and for Medicaid recipients.
3.) The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that bans on talk therapy for minors with same-sex attraction or gender confusion are unconstitutional.
4.) DC Comics has announced non-binary character Kid Quick will take over for superhero The Flash in the upcoming “Future State.”
5.) The 6th Circuit of Appeals has ruled that Tennessee can begin banning abortions based on a prenatal Down Syndrome diagnosis.
6.) US Supreme Court has released a list of circuit assignments; conservative justices Alito, Thomas, Kavanaugh and Coney Barrett have been assigned to the battleground states of Pennsylvania, Georgia, Michigan and Wisconsin.
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