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The Empirical Case For A Mask Mandate Lacks Scientific Grounding

Authored by Phillip Magness via The American Institute for Economic research, Last fall, the University of Washington’s Institute for Health Metrics Evaluation (IHME) published a headline-grabbing study with a politically appealing claim: if Americans would simply mask up when they ventured out into public, over 120,000 lives could be saved by the beginning of next year. As…

Covid and Nursing Home Deaths — the Case for Intentional Genocide

By Janet Phelan A discussion of the genocidal potential for the Covid pandemic would not be complete without a hard look at its impact on the elderly. While Covid is reported to be far more dangerous for the aged, its impact on nursing home patients and the decisions leading up to the placement of Covid…

US Reports Another Daily Case Record; COVID Deaths In UK, Germany Top 1K: Live Updates

Summary: US sees record 310K new cases NJ reported nearly 20K new cases CA reports 50K cases UK, Germany daily deaths top 1K UK tops 3MM cases UK deaths top 80K Portugal reports 9K+ cases Japan may extend emergency order China moves to expedite vaccinations * * * Yesterday, we reported on speculation about a…

LA Deputies File Suit Against New DA As Judge Defies "Sweetheart" Deal In Gang Murder Case

Los Angeles County’s new, embattled district attorney, George Gascón, is facing allegations that his special advisor, Mario Trujillo, offered a backdoor “sweetheart” deal in the case of a gang member charged with murder. His office issued a brief reply to The Epoch Times denying that Trujillo offered a backdoor deal in the case of Rudy Dominguez….

The CASE Act, Hidden in the Coronavirus Relief Bill, Is Just the Beginning of the Next Copyright Battle

By Jason Kelley As we feared, the “Copyright Alternative in Small-Claims Enforcement Act”—the CASE Act—that we’ve been fighting in various forms for two years has been included in Congress’ $900 billion Coronavirus relief package. This new legislation means Internet users could face up to $30,000 in penalties for sharing a meme or making a video,…

The Case For Pardoning Edward Snowden By President Trump: Greenwald

Authored by Glenn Greenwald via greenwald.substack.com, A U.S. appellate court in September unanimously ruled that the NSA’s program of mass domestic surveillance was illegal, as well as likely a violation of the Fourth Amendment’s guarantee against “unreasonable searches and seizures.” The court, and the broader public, knew about this illegal mass surveillance program created by…

Louisiana Joins Texas In Motion Against GA, MI, PA, & WI After SCOTUS Denies Emergency Injunctive Relief In PA Case

Update (2005ET): Trump campaign lawyer Jenna Ellis attempted to minimize the significance of the Supreme Court order, saying the underlying appeal by the Kelly and the other lawmakers was still pending. “The Supreme Court only denied emergency injunctive relief,” she tweeted. 🚨IMPORTANT POINT REPORTERS ARE MISSING IN PA SUIT: The Supreme Court only denied emergency…

Is Biden About To Help Make The Case For A Self-Pardon?

Authored by Jonathan Turley, With the nomination of California Attorney General Xavier Becerra for Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services, the list of presumed front-runners for Attorney General is narrowing. One name remains prominently at top: former Associate Attorney General Sally Yates.  Yates’ appointment would be one of the most controversial for Biden…

The Case For Value And What It Means For Europe

By Michael Msika, macro commentator at Bloomberg With the pandemic-induced recession slowly receding, value stocks in Europe are finally outperforming growth peers, and an increasing number of fund managers say that, after plenty of false starts, this time the rotation may only be in its early days. The region’s heavier weighing in value stocks has…

Alito Moves Up Deadline For Supreme Court Briefing In Pennsylvania Case, Bringing Within ‘Safe Harbor’ Window To Intervene

Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito has made a critical decision which may signal that court’s willingness to hear a controversial case attempting to flip Pennsylvania’s 2020 election results. Originally, Alito set a Wednesday deadline for the state to respond to GOP Rep. Mike Kelly’s lawsuit alleging that a 2019 state election reform, known as Act…

The Case Against Sally Yates

Authored by Jonathan Turley, Below is my column in The Hill on the possible nomination of Sally Yates as the next United States Attorney General. One of the names on the short list is Judge Merrick Garland who would not only be unifying for the country but unassailable at a confirmation hearing. However, Yates’ record…

Judge Schedules Hearing In High-Profile Georgia Election Case

Authored by Zachary Stieber via The Epoch Times (emphasis ours) The judge who Sunday ordered Georgia officials not to wipe or reset voting machines scheduled the next hearing in the case for Friday. U.S. District Judge Timothy Batten Sr., a George W. Bush appointee, issued three emergency orders on Sunday, initially ordering officials to hold…

Here’s How Central Banks Will Finally Unleash Inflation: The Shenzhen Case Study

Back in 2009, when the Fed first launched QE, a majority of traders and strategists were convinced that the Fed would spark an inflationary inferno as a result of the hundreds of billions of dollars (back then, that was a big number) of liquidity injected into markets and which – using the Weimar Republic as…

Global Inflation Watch – The Case For Gold As Future Money

Authored by Alasdair Macleod via Goldmoney.com, This article posits that fiat currencies are on the path to hyperinflation and looks at the evidence in the prices of financial assets and commodities. So far, gold has notably underperformed, which indicates that the early signals of hyperinflation are confined to the cryptocurrencies, whose participants broadly understand fiat…

Giuliani Seeks To Rep Trump In PA Election Case, Remains Absolutely Convinced He’ll Win

  Update (1200ET): Rudy Giuliani, President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer, formally told a federal court that he will represent the Trump campaign in its long shot case to block Pennsylvania from certifying votes. The case and whether it should be dismissed will be argued in federal court this afternoon. As CNN reports, it’s not known…

Boy Scouts Facing Nearly 90,000 Sexual Abuse Claims In “Unprecedented” Case

By John Vibes For several years, stories have surfaced of young boys being molested by older men during their time in the Boy Scouts of America organization. Numerous cases of predatory scout leaders have made the news over the years, but since the organization filed for bankruptcy protection in February, advocates and lawyers from across…

Trump Law Firm Quits Pennsylvania Case After Project Lincoln ‘Cancel’ Campaign

A law firm representing the Trump campaign’s efforts to challenge the Pennsylvania election results gave notice late Thursday that they are withdrawing from one of the cases. While no reason was given for the decision by Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP, Bloomberg notes that it was one of two law firms targeted by the…

Ten Attorneys General Join Supreme Court Case Against Pennsylvania Mail-In Ballot Deadline

As Republicans across the country escalate efforts to investigate credible allegations of fraud during the 2020 election,  a group of ten Republican Attorneys General have filed an ‘amicus brief’ with the US Supreme Court in a case challenging the legality of late mail-in ballots in Pennsylvania. AGs from Missouri, Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi,…

Bombshell: SARS-CoV-2 Detected in Spain Water Study A YEAR BEFORE First Case Confirmed

Research led by University of Barcelona shows Covid-19 in Catalonia a year before first case confirmed A study led by the University of Barcelona (UB) has detected the presence of SARS-CoV-2 in wastewater samples from Barcelona on March 12, 2019. The results of the research, published on the medical research website medRxiv, would indicate that…