Vanessa Romo

Vanessa Romo appears in the following:

Federal Judge Rules Against Imprisoning Those Who Can't Pay Court Fees

Monday, August 06, 2018

Civil rights lawyers won a ruling that Orleans Parish judges cannot impose fines on defendants without holding a "neutral forum" to learn about their ability to pay.

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Judge Orders Trump Administration To Fully Restore DACA

Friday, August 03, 2018

It's the third federal court to rule that the government had failed to justify its decision to end the program. The administration has 20 days to appeal, before immigrant protections are reinstated.

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Las Vegas Shooting Investigation Closed. No Motive Found

Friday, August 03, 2018

Police investigating the October 2017 attack said they've been able to answer the "who, what, when, where and how" of the massacre, but as the probe ends, officials cannot explain the "why."

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4 Cities' Lawsuit Calls Trump Efforts To Undermine Obamacare Unconstitutional

Thursday, August 02, 2018

The complaint, filed Thursday, alleges the Trump administration is "waging a relentless campaign to sabotage and, ultimately, to nullify the law." They say that violates the Constitution.

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Judge Extends FEMA Housing Program For Evacuees Of Hurricanes Maria And Irma

Wednesday, August 01, 2018

The agency was ordered to continue payments for Puerto Rico disaster survivors living in hotels after their homes were destroyed nearly 11 months ago. The extension expires on Aug. 31.

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Judge Issues Temporary Restraining Order Blocking 3D-Printer Guns

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

The judge said the untraceable weapons could end up in the wrong hands. But it's unclear how effective the order is since some gun plans have already been online for four days.

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Attorneys General Sue Trump Administration To Block 3D-Printed Guns

Monday, July 30, 2018

The lawsuit is seeking a temporary restraining order to bar the government from lifting export control restrictions and stop a company from posting downloadable gun plans online later this week.

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Les Moonves Remains At Helm As CBS Investigates Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Monday, July 30, 2018

The company's board of directors decided not to take further action against the CEO and chairman as it conducts an independent investigation into sexual assault allegations against him.

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Duck Boat Tour's Final Minutes Chronicled in Preliminary NTSB Report

Friday, July 27, 2018

A timeline based on video and audio recovered from the vessel indicate tourists were given safety instructions about 10 minutes before the weather turned. The boat capsized and 17 people died.

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Government Says It's On Track To Reunite Migrant Parents And Children By Deadline

Thursday, July 26, 2018

As of Thursday morning officials reported 711 children had yet to be reunited with their parents or an approved sponsor. Some 1,800 children have been handed over to their parents or sponsors.

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CNN Reporter: White House Called My Questions 'Inappropriate,' Banned Me From Event

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Kaitlan Collins said she was told not to attend a later White House press event because Trump communications officials didn't like the questions she had asked earlier in the day.

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Thai Cave Boys Ordained As Buddhist Novices

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Eleven boys swapped their lay clothes for saffron-colored robes in a religious rite Wednesday. They'll spend nine days following Buddhist precepts in honor of the diver who died during their rescue.

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Government Unable To Track Hundreds Of Parents It Separated From Their Children

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Officials said 1,012 parents and children separated at the border have already been reunited. But up to 463 parents may have been deported or have voluntarily left without their children.

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'Supergirl' Casts First Transgender Superhero On Television

Monday, July 23, 2018

Nicole Maines, the transgender activist who brought a landmark case on allowing trans people to use the restroom of their choice, is marking another historic first as Nia Nal.

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Former South Korea President Sentenced To 8 More Years In Prison

Friday, July 20, 2018

Park Geun-hye was already serving 24 years in jail. On Friday a court convicted the disgraced leader of illegally receiving funds from a state agency and breaking election laws.

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More Than 100 Former Ohio State Students Allege Abuse By School Doctor

Friday, July 20, 2018

Officials said the allegations of inappropriate touching and harassment date from 1979 to 1997. They include students who were varsity players in 14 sports and patients of Student Health Services.

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Florida Couple Settles Legal Battle To Keep 'The Starry Night' House

Thursday, July 19, 2018

The homeowners were fined thousands of dollars by Mount Dora officials for making their two-story house and surrounding wall look like Van Gogh's famous painting. On Tuesday, the mayor apologized.

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Student Walked Over A Dozen Miles To New Job, Admirers Give Him Car And Cash

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Walter Carr's car broke down. He set out to make a grueling 20-mile walk to his first assignment. It turned into an odyssey of kind gestures and generosity.

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Tenants Sue Kushner Cos. For Alleged Harassment, N.Y. Governor Launches Probe

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Current and former tenants say the company exposed them to toxic dust, noise and rats, forcing them out of their rent-stabilized apartments and making way for luxury-condo buyers.

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Kilauea 'Lava Bomb' Hits Tour Boat; Explosion Injures 23

Monday, July 16, 2018

A basketball-sized lava bomb slammed through the roof of a tour boat near an active fissure of the Hawaiian volcano early Monday morning, showering the vessel with debris.

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