u.s. district court

13 Attorneys General Sue Biden Admin Over Stimulus Tax Rule

(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta) CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Attorneys general from 13 states sued the Biden administration on Wednesday over a provision in the federal stimulus that bars tax cuts from being offset with relief money. In Alabama, the filing in U.S. District Court asks judges to strike down the provision that prohibits states from using $195 billion of federal…

Montgomery Lawyer Confirmed to Federal District Court

Will serve Middle-District, incluidng Montgomery

A Montgomery lawyer has been confirmed as a district judge for the state’s central district, which is based in Montgomery. President Trump nominated Emily Marks of Montgomery in September. She has practiced law in Montgomery since 1988 and specialized in labor, employment and civil rights law. Sen. Richard Shelby stands behind Emily Marks and her family. Also confirmed as an…

Gardendale Won’t Appeal Blocked School Split in Desegregation Case

A mostly white Alabama city that a federal appeals court ruled cannot separate from a heavily black county school system has stopped its efforts to form its own educational district. AL.com reports Gardendale Mayor Stan Hogeland and City Schools Board of Education President Michael Hogue said in a letter Wednesday to the Jefferson County Board of Education that it won’t…