Hours after conservative Supreme Court justice Antonin Scalia passed away, the Clinton campaign floated a Texan as a possible replacement. Wallace Jefferson, a former chief justice on the Texas Supreme … Click to Continue »
Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore was suspended without pay for ethical lapses. He's trying to stick around anyway.
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After being suspended for fighting marriage equality, former Alabama chief justice Roy Moore is digging in his heels.
Last week the Alabama Supreme Court fired Roy Moore’s three law clerks and told him to clean out his office and turn in his keys. Here’s his response via Liberty Counsel press release: Chief Justice Roy Moore filed a Motion to Countermand...Show More Summary
The Lord Chief Justice said he was "baffled" by one of the UK government's key arguments in the final day of the blockbuster Article 50 legal battle. Three of the UK's most senior judges met in the High Court to hear arguments on whether...Show More Summary
(Paul Mirengoff) John has written about how Clinton operatives attributed Chief Justice Roberts’ vote to uphold Obamacare’s individual mandate to political pressure spearheaded by President Obama. The claim appears in WikiLeaks documents. Show More Summary
(John Hinderaker) In one of the more remarkable Wikileaks exchanges, Clinton operatives Neera Tanden and Jennifer Palmieri took credit for “scaring off” Chief Justice John Roberts by threatening to make the Supreme Court’s decision in the first Obamacare case, NFIB v. Show More Summary
Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore, who was suspended without pay for the remainder of his term, has been told to vacate his office, AL.com reports: Acting chief justice Lyn Stuart sent two letters to Moore’s Etowah County home in Gallant on Monda… Read The post Get Out: Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore Told to Turn in Keys, Pack Up His Office appeared first on Towleroad.
SNORK. AL.com reports: Suspended Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore has been asked to turn over his keys and clean out his office. Acting chief justice Lyn Stuart sent two letters to Moore’s home in Gallant (Etowah County) on Monday. In...Show More Summary
Plus three former justices who probably hate his guts. Via press release from the Liberty Counsel: Today Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore filed a motion to recuse four of the current Alabama Supreme Court justices and three...Show More Summary
This article appears in the Fall 2016 issue of The American Prospect magazine. Subscribe here. T he 2016 term of the Supreme Court beginning in October marks its 48th year in a row under the leadership of a conservative chief justice appointed by a Republican president. Show More Summary
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A court challenge to the British government alleges that Theresa May’s government is ignoring democracy by seeking to trigger Brexit without parliament’s approval. The case, due to be heard by the Lord Chief Justice in the High Court...Show More Summary
Via press release from the Liberty Counsel: Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore has filed an appeal of the decision issued by the Court of the Judiciary (COJ) on September 30 to suspend him for the remainder of his term, which runs through January 2019. Show More Summary
Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. of the Supreme Court has advised all judges to ignore public sentiment, but studies have found that elections can affect judicial behavior.
It's officially a suspension, but it lasts the rest of his term: Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore was removed from office for gross misconduct Friday for abusing his office to try and block same-sex marriage legislation. It's his second...Show More Summary
Justice Roy Moore's defiance of federal rulings on gay marriage violated judicial ethics, a disciplinary court finds.
On October 2, 1967, Chief Justice Earl Warren swore in Thurgood Marshall as the first black justice on the Supreme Court. Marshall, nominated to the court by President Lyndon Baines Johnson, was a towering figure in the battle for civil...Show More Summary
The Alabama Court of the Judiciary determined on Friday that Chief Justice Roy Moore violated standards of judicial ethics for defying federal gay...