He’s widely known as one of the most compassionate and forward thinking Judges ever to sit on the High Court. But as Michael Brull explains, former Justice Michael Kirby appears to have a blind spot when it comes to the law as it applies to Palestinians. Former High Court of Australia Justice Michael Kirby gave [...]
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Retired Justice John Paul Stevens, once the leader of the Supreme Court's liberal wing, received praise from an unexpected source when he appeared before a Senate committee Wednesday to discuss campaign-finance law: Sen. Ted Cruz, t...
A Brazilian Supreme Court justice has ordered the arrest of the former chairman of the world's largest meatpacker whose testimony implicated the president in corruption, the court said Sunday. Joesley … Click to Continue »
Earlier this week, every single sitting Pennsylvania Supreme Court justice rejected a lower court decision allowing that state’s voter ID law to take effect. Four justices joined a majority opinion requiring the lower court judge to...