Tag: Judicial Branch

Supreme Court decision could help advance Biden’s housing agenda — starting with the firing of the FHFA director

Changes are quickly coming to the regulatory body that oversees mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, thanks to a decision released Wednesday by the U.S. Supreme Court. In a decision written by Justice Samuel Alito that included many of the court’s nine justices dissenting on certain points, the Supreme Court ruled that the structure […]

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Facebook faces suspension of data transfers in Europe

Ireland’s High Court on Friday allowed the country’s Data Protection Commission to continue with a procedure that could lead to a ban of Facebook’s data transfers from the European Union to the U.S. The DPC issued a provisional order last year saying that the mechanism Facebook FB, +2.68% uses for data transfers from Europe to […]

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