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US agrees, for now, to stop deporting women who alleged abuse

Dozens of women have alleged that they were mistreated by Dr. Mahendra Amin, a gynecologist who was seeing patients from the Irwin County Detention Center in Ocilla, Georgia. The Justice Department is conducting a criminal investigation, and the Department of Homeland Security's inspector general is investigating as well. Amin has denied any wrongdoing through his lawyer.

The Washington state Capitol in Olympia, Wash.

Uncertainty remains, but Washington sees state revenues increase

Washington’s revenues continued to improve over the past few months, but officials warned there is significant uncertainty moving forward as the state continues to struggle with a surge in coronavirus cases that has led to a new round of business closures.

In November, anti-tax activist Tim Eyman announced he's running for governor. On Friday, a Thurston County Judge found that Eyman has repeatedly concealed contributions related to his initiative campaigns.

Eyman trial over campaign funds paused because of illness

A Thurston County Superior Court judge has paused a civil trial involving anti-tax initiative promoter Tim Eyman after a state attorney informed the court that a family member of a member of its legal team had become ill.