• Princeton University and Microsoft have filed a joint federal lawsuit against President Trump's rescinding of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, reports Inside Higher Ed.  A DACA-protected student, M...

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  • The Democratic attorneys general of 19 states and the District of Columbia this week objected to the latest postponement of the Obama-era borrower defense rule, which aims to make it simpler for defrauded students to have their student l...

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  • The U.S. Department of Labor, under the Trump administration, plans to appeal a ruling that struck down a contentious Obama-era regulation that would have extended overtime pay to an estimated 4 million people, The Hill reported. The age...

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  • NC Governor Fights to End Bathroom Dispute

    Posted on October 19 2017

    North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper (D) on Wednesday submitted a consent decree with the plaintiffs to the U.S. District Court in Greensboro that seeks to end a legal dispute over bathroom access for transgender individuals, according to ...

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  • Democratic attorneys general from 17 states and the District of Columbia filed suit against the U.S. Education Department, arguing that the agency illegally delayed enforcement of the Obama-era gainful employment rule, Inside Higher Ed r...

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  • This week, two federal judges issued orders blocking the Trump administration's latest travel ban, reported The Washington Post. The controversial ban is the administration's third attempt to restrict entry into the U.S. of trav...

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  • This week, AACRAO joined the American Council on Education (ACE) and 28 other higher education associations in an amicus brief to the U.S. Supreme Court in the case examining President Trump's second attempt to ban refugees and immig...

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  • The University of California system filed suit against the Trump administration on Friday over its decision to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, The Chronicle of Higher Education reported. The lawsuit ass...

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  • Attorneys general from 15 states and the District of Columbia on Wednesday filed suit against President Trump's decision to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, The Hill reported. The lawsuit, filed in ...

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  • Federal Judge Strikes Down Overtime Rule

    Posted on September 6 2017

    Late last week, a federal judge in Texas struck down the Obama administration's overtime rule, The Hill reported. The U.S. Department of Labor regulation would have drastically changed how employers, including colleges and universit...

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