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Biden Ended the Ban for Green Card Processing from Abroad

Biden Ended the Ban for Green Card Processing from Abroad

President Joe Biden ended the ban that the Trump administration put into place last spring on green card processing from abroad. The ban was set to expire on March 31. Biden challenged Trump’s claims that the ban was needed to protect U.S. jobs during the pandemic. Trump’s presidential proclamation, issued in April 2020 as COVID-19 […]

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Australia passes law to make Google, Facebook pay for news

Australia passes law to make Google, Facebook pay for news

Australia’s laws forcing Google and Facebook to pay for news are ready to take effect, though the laws’ architect said it will take time for the digital giants to strike media deals. The Parliament on Thursday passed amendments to the so-called News Media Bargaining Code agreed between Treasurer Josh Frydenberg and Facebook chief executive Mark […]

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Dutch court orders government to scrap coronavirus curfew

Dutch court orders government to scrap coronavirus curfew

A Dutch court ordered the government on Tuesday to end the curfew it imposed last month to rein in the spread of coronavirus, saying the ruling coalition was not entitled to use emergency powers to enforce the restrictive measure. In a written statement, The Hague District Court called the curfew a “far-reaching violation of the […]

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