Federal Judge Opens a Longshot Path to Striking Down Census Citizenship Question

A federal judge in Maryland found on Monday that the Trump administration’s addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 census might have been motivated by a desire to reduce the political clout of Hispanics and said he would reopen the case, if given the opportunity, to rule on late-breaking smoking-gun evidence. With the Supreme Court set to rule on the citizenship question by the end of the week, this sets up another longshot scenario where the question could be invalidated.

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County Attorney Vince Ryan Warns Seniors To Watch Out For Scams

Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan has a reminder for all residents to watch out for common recurring scams, especially those that target senior adults.

The story of the grandmother receiving a phone call from someone claiming to be her grandchild who says she’s in danger and needs money isn’t a new story. But it was very real for Mary (not her real name), who felt compelled to send money via gift cards as instructed—not once, but twice.

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