Some courts have reinstated masking and social distancing requirements. Others are weighing what to do next amid a spike in cases and new guidance from the CDC on vaccinated people wearing masks indoors.
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Sierra Elizabeth, a Los Angeles partner at Kirkland & Ellis, handled back-to-back jury trials this summer in Florida and California, regions with very different COVID-19 protocols. "If they tell me that's the only way to try cases, and put a mask on, I'll do it," she said.
"In our view, the 2019 opinion failed to give due weight to Congress's status as a co-equal branch of government with legitimate needs for information in order to exercise its constitutional authorities," reads the opinion signed by Dawn Johnsen, the acting assistant attorney general at OLC.
Judge Charles Wilson found that Coral Ridge Ministries Media did not sufficiently plead that the Southern Poverty Law Center acted with actual malice when it labeled the nonprofit organization based in Fort Lauderdale as a "hate group" because of its views on homosexuality.