The decision was welcomed by Democrats, who stood to benefit from a map that increases the number of black voters in a district that stretches from Richmond to Norfolk.
Roll Call: Virginia’s 2016 congressional elections in November can move ahead using a judge-selected redistricting plan put in place last month despite a pending Supreme Court challenge, under a Supreme Court order Monday. The justices issued a one-line order to … Continue reading ?
The Supreme Court of Georgia ruled on Monday that students who have received deportation relief from the federal government can't sue to be eligible for in-state tuition. The unanimous ruling said that recipients of the Deferred Action...Show More Summary
The Supreme Court will revisit the issue tomorrow, after re-criminalizing it in 2013.
A Superior Court judge in Delaware has ordered a temporary stay of all executions in the state. Monday's order, from Judge Jan Jurden, also halts the state's 39 currently pending capital murder cases until the state Supreme Court determines the constitutionality of Delaware's death penalty scheme. This is a breaking story. Show More Summary
A high school cheerleading squad suing for their right to wave religious banners at football games will be allowed to continue with their lawsuit, the Texas Supreme Court announced in a unanimous opinion Friday. The East Texas students have been fighting for the ability to cite Bible verses as part...
The Supreme Court's decision still leaves thousands of juveniles, or inmates who started off as juveniles, in the system indefinitely. What else can be done?
Cruz continues to endorse not only hardline conservative Christians, but the odious views they espouse.
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January 30, 1976 is to plutocracy in the United States what July 4, 1776 was to its democracy. The fortieth anniversary of Buckley v Valeo, the 1976 Supreme Court decision that legalized systemic political corruption and fraud, presents...Show More Summary
Justice Alito is more coherent than Kennedy, more conventional than Thomas, more consistently conservative than Roberts, and a lot further from retirement or death than Scalia.
Originally published on RMI Outlet. By Mark Dyson and Ian Kelly On Monday, the United States Supreme Court (SCOTUS) ruled in a case that has had the clean energy community biting its nails since 2014. In October 2015, the court heard...Show More Summary
KSL: The Utah Republican Party and the state agreed on a question Friday to pose to the Utah Supreme Court to resolve their ongoing dispute over a new election law. Specifically, they will ask the court if a political party … Continue reading ?
A coalition of media organizations wants the Colorado Supreme Court to unseal the court documents related to the November siege of a Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood. Image: Shutterstock The post Media Coalition Demands Access to Accused Planned Parenthood Shooter Court Documents appeared first on RH Reality Check.
Options are narrowing for Oyez.org, the private online archive of Supreme Court materials he has been building since the early 1990s and providing free to the public
Republican presidential candidate Senator Ted Cruz has pledged to "spend whatever political capital is necessary" to create the most conservative Supreme Court in our country's history. Uh-oh! Voters better elect him, or else we'll be "one justice away from... Show More Summary
More from Trail Guide Jan. 31 Donald Trump: I'd consider trying to overturn Supreme Court marriage decision Jan. 30 Trump, Clinton lead race in Iowa, Des Moines Register poll finds Jan. 29 Without Donald Trump, 12.5 million tuned into GOP debate Jan. 28 Seventh Republican debate: Candidates tangle...
He'd be underpaid, bored, and have to recuse himself on Obamacare cases. Obama on the Supreme Court is a bad idea
The Supreme Court justice, who has not asked a question from the bench since Feb. 22, 2006, has said lawyers should be able to advocate without interruption.
Donald Trump told FOX News Sunday’s Chris Wallace that he would appoint justices that would overturn the Supreme Court’s ruling on same-sex marriage: “It has been ruled upon. It has been there. If I’m elected I would be very strong… Read The post Donald Trump: I Would Appoint Justices to Overturn Supreme Court’s Gay Marriage Ruling – WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.