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Judge, HHS At Odds on Family Reunification

The federal judge overseeing the reunification of children and parents separated at the U.S.-Mexico border berated the Trump administration, accusing it of using his ruling as “cover” to imply that speeding up the reunification process might potentially endanger children. Officials said they plan to return as many as 200 children a day to their parents to comply with the judge’s orders.

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Violent Chicago Clash After Fatal Police Shooting

The shooting occurred after patrol officers saw a man who was “exhibiting characteristics of an armed person,” a police spokesman said. “They go to question him, and at that point a confrontation ensues and he is shot.’’ The spokesman blamed “inaccurate information that the individual was unarmed” for inciting the crowd.

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Settlement Allows Public Access to 3-D Gun Making

With a green light from the State Department, Cody Wilson of Austin, Tx., is inviting anyone who wants access to his code to create firearms using a 3-D printer to come and take it. The settlement with Wilson’s nonprofit, Defense Distributed, as well as the Second Amendment Foundation, was announced last week.

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How Soccer Corruption Gets Kicked into the Shadows

As France and Croatia prepare for battle in this weekend’s World Cup Final, a new report warns there is little hope that efforts to end systemic bribery and kickbacks in the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) will succeed. A Michigan law professor says it’s time for Switzerland to force the organization to become accountable.

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First Wave of Migrant Family Reunifications Complete

The Trump administration says it has complied with a judge’s order and reunited all of the eligible children under the age of 5 that it had in custody with their migrant parents. Officials said the government had reunited 57 of the 103 migrant children under the age of 5. The other 46 were deemed “ineligible.”