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Topic - Paul L. Friedman
A federal judge is giving an early push to the Obama administration's new program to encourage nonviolent federal prisoners to apply for early release.
A federal judge ruled Wednesday that the administration can pay subsidies to all deserving Obamacare enrollees, no matter who runs the exchanges they enrolled in — delivering a significant win to President Obama and preventing opponents from poking a major hole in his signature law.
A federal judge is set to decide this month whether Obamacare insurance markets run by the federal government can dole out subsidies to help consumers pay for their coverage — a key element to making President Obama's health law work as intended.
A federal judge ruled Tuesday that an anti-Obamacare lawsuit can proceed, but refused to issue an injunction that could have foreshadowed disaster for the health care law in nearly three dozen states.
Judges aren't likely to save us from Obamacare — Chief Justice John Roberts, who didn't want the Supreme Court to look bad, crushed that hope. But U.S. District Judge Paul L. Friedman deserves credit for doing the right thing in Washington on Tuesday, allowing a lawsuit to challenge one of the least defensible parts of the president's health care takeover, his scheme of subsidies.
A federal judge will decide Tuesday on a case that could blow a major hole through the Obamacare exchanges when he rules on whether the government can dole out tax credits to Americans whose states declined to run their own Affordable Care Act insurance markets.
The former chief of staff for a D.C. Council member was sentenced Tuesday to eight months in prison for accepting $1,500 from a member of the taxicab industry who sought beneficial legislation.
The man who tried to assassinate President Ronald Reagan 30 years ago is being granted additional time away from the Washington psychiatric hospital where he lives.
THE WASHINGTON TIMES Would-be presidential assassin John W. Hinckley Jr. will have to wait to get his D.C. driver's license and take trips as long as one month to his parents' house, under a recent federal ruling.
"I think it's an occasional return to the story to see how the cleanup is going and what the effect is on the people who are down there," Friedman said. "But that's occasional, that's not every day."
That's true, said Paul Friedman, CBS News senior vice president.