Germany's supreme court on Tuesday rejected a bid to outlaw a fringe far-right party accused of pursuing a racist and anti-Semitic agenda. Andreas Vosskuhle, chief justice of the Federal Constitutional Court, said that although the party's goals run counter to the German constitution, "there are...
Leading Off Campaign Action ? AL-Gov: The notorious Roy Moore may have been suspended from his job as chief justice of the Alabama Supreme Court, but of course, he's undeterred from pursuing his political future (as well as an appeal of the ruling that removed him from the bench). Show More Summary
When Chief Justice of the United States John Roberts conducts the swearing in ceremony for President-elect Donald Trump on Friday, he will be...
Nobody Gets Hurt! I can’t wait for Chief Justice Roberts to write the opinion holding that this behavior is protected by the 1st Amendment and the equal sovereign dignitude of the states: Rep. Tom Price last year purchased shares in a medical device manufacturer days before introducing legislation that would have directly benefited the company, […]
WASHINGTON ? The relationship between Chief Justice John Roberts and President Barack Obama got off to a rocky start. Roberts bungled the wording of the oath of office as he administered it to the former senator, who had once opposed his nomination to lead the Supreme Court. Show More Summary
Following up on this post, Plaintiffs’ response is here. North Carolina might file a reply, and then I expect the Chief Justice will refer the matter to the full court for decision. Interestingly, the cert. petition itself is on the Court’s … Continue reading ?
BANJUL (Reuters) - African judges due to help Gambia's supreme court hear a challenge by President Yahya Jammeh's electoral defeat last December failed to show up on Tuesday, forcing the chief justice to adjourn the session.
The chief justice of The Gambia's Supreme Court said Tuesday that President Yahya Jammeh's legal challenge against the result of last month's election would not be heard until May or November. "We can only hear this matter when we have a full bench of the Supreme Court," Emmanuel Fagbenle said, pointing out that the extra judges needed to hear the case were not available.
Justice John Roberts: "You’re Allowed... An informed public is a flag-eating public. Submitted by: Evan Waite Regular Keywords: American Flag Constitutional Rights Chief Justice USA Law Legal Eating Views: 28
(Paul Mirengoff) Sue Bell Cobb, former chief justice of the Alabama Supreme Court, has endorsed Sen. Jeff Sessions in a letter to Sen. Charles Grassley, chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee. The Montgomery Advertiser describesShow More Summary
Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley (R) has interviewed 11 candidates as possible replacements for Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL), including suspended Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore, the Montgomery Advertiser reports. Said Moore: “I’d be honored to accept an appointment to [...]
Chief Justice Roberts recused himself from a patent case yesterday, long after one might expect. The belated withdrawal came almost a month after the Court heard oral arguments in the case, Life Technologies v. Promega, following the tardy discovery that Roberts owned stock in Life Technologies' parent company. This......
The Times of Malta published a New Year’s interview by Matthew Xuereb, with Chief Justice emeritas Vincent De Gaetano, of the European Court of Human Rights in Malta. Xuereb asked Justice De Gaetano a question concerning euthanasia, assisted suicide and the Vincent Lambert case. Justice De Gaetano responded by stating: One cannot do justice in […]
U.S. Chief Justice John Roberts will no longer participate in a patent dispute at the Supreme Court involving a unit of Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc after he realized he owns about $175,000 of stock in the company, the court said on Wednesday. The eight-justice court is weighing whether...
I'd say that Roberts failed at his own year-end test.
The response is due January 9. My earlier post explaining this stay request is here: Correction: North Carolina Officials Try for Emergency SCOTUS Relief in Racial Gerrymandering Case. … Continue reading ?
Wael Shalaby, deputy chief justice of administrative court, found dead in apparent suicide after charged with graft.
SOURCE: The International Borders In Africa WERE DRAWN By 'Historically White Controlled Nations' During The 'Berlin Conference' More Than 100 Years Ago. BUT TODAY Because Black Americans Have FULL VOTING RIGHTS INSIDE OF AMERICAN ELECTIONS.....A...Show More Summary
Roberts praised the "selfless, patriotic and brave" lower court judges, writing, "District judges make a difference every day, and leave a lasting legacy, by making our society more fair and just."
Donald Trump is nowhere mentioned in Chief Justice John Roberts’ latest year-end report on the federal judiciary. But if you read between the lines, the reality that the next president will soon be filling a bevy of court vacancies across...Show More Summary