WASHINGTON (AP) — In a reversal of the usual worries about political influence on electoral map-making, the Supreme Court is being asked to let raw politics play an even bigger role in the drawing of congressional district boundaries. The...Show More Summary
Earlier in the day, Egypt's Supreme Court declared unconstitutional the article of the country's election law regarding the separations by single-mandate constituencies.
The cultural phenomenon that is "The Notorious R.B.G." (a.k.a Ruth Bader Ginsburg) made her way to SNL during the "Weekend Update," with Kate McKinnon doing a hilariously crass impersonation of the eldest Supreme Court justice.
Court orders capital punishment for four Brotherhood members as Supreme Guide Mohamed Badie receives life sentence.
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NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. -- A Republican-run Congress will not support a quick legislative fix should the Supreme Court rule that a large chunk of Obamacare's health care subsidies are illegal, a leading GOP senator said Thursday. Sen. John...Show More Summary
Next week, the Supreme Court hears a legal challenge to the Affordable Care Act that, if successful, would “cripple,” “destroy,” “gut,” (or any other violent term normally reserved for a Liam Neeson movie or a website aggregating John Oliver videos) the health-care law. Or so news coverage has told us.
The U.S. Supreme Court ruled 6-3 on Tuesday against the North Carolina State Board of Dental Examiners, holding the state board guilty of engaging in "self-dealing" anti-competitive practices aimed at driving non-dentists from the state's lucrative teeth-whitening market. The case, known as North Carolina State Board of Dental Examiners v. Show More Summary
The execution of Kelly Renee Gissendaner, 46, had a rare interruption this week. The first female prisoner to be executed by the state of Georgia in 70 years was halted not by an order of the governor or the Supreme Court. It was delayed on account of “inclimate weather.” I have not seen such a […]
The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled in a North Carolina case that a board made up largely of dentists may not regulate whitening services.
Samantha Elauf was denied a job at the retail giant for wearing a headscarf, which allegedly violated the company's “look policy.”
At issue was whether the discarding after a raid of undersized red grouper violated the Sarbanes-Oxley Act. The justices said the law, passed in the wake of the Enron scandal, didn't apply to fish.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court indicated Wednesday it will side with a Muslim woman who didn't get hired by clothing retailer Abercrombie & Fitch because she wore a black headscarf that conflicted with the company's dress code to...Show More Summary
The Supreme Court will hear oral arguments today in the case of a Muslim woman who sued Abercrombie & Fitch for religious discrimination, claiming the retailer refused to hire her because she wore a hijab – a traditional head covering worn by some Muslim women – to her job interview. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court is considering the employment discrimination claim of a Muslim woman who was turned down for a job by clothing retailer Abercrombie & Fitch after she showed up at her job interview wearing a black headscarf that conflicted with the company's dress code. Show More Summary
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled that a North Carolina state dental board does not have the authority to regulate teeth-whitening services, accepting the federal government’s claim that the system is anticompetitive because dentists sit on the panel. The court, on a 6-3 vote, ruled for the...
President Barack Obama's health secretary told Congress Tuesday that there is no administrative action that would fix the "massive damage to our health care system" that would result should the Supreme Court invalidate federal subsidies that help millions of Americans buy health care coverage. Show More Summary
With oral arguments in King v. Burwell just eight days away, Republicans are talking more and more about what they’ll do if the Supreme Court sides with them and effectively wipes out subsidized Obamacare insurance in two-thirds of the states. On Monday, it was Sen. Show More Summary
A Muslim woman denied a sales job at an Abercrombie & Fitch Co clothing store in Oklahoma because she wears a head scarf has won the support of Christians, Jews, Sikhs and fellow Muslims as the U.S. Supreme Court prepares to hear her case. Various religious and civil rights organizations have...
WASHINGTON -- Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) on Monday tried to argue that something he wrote in 2010 does not undercut the premise of the anti-Obamacare lawsuit that the Supreme Court will hear next week. It was not a particularly convincing effort. Yes, we’re back to talking about King v. Show More Summary