Listen to the exchange that made the Supreme Court's even-tempered chief justice flare up during oral argument.
The Canberra Greyhound Racing Club (CGRC) is seeing last Friday’s (23 February) decision by Chief Justice Helen Murrell as a moral victory despite her dismissal of its application seeking an order to compel the Planning and Land Authority to grant it a further lease. Chief Justice Murrell upheld most of the club’s arguments that the Authority should […]
The site claimed Andrew McDonald "has no experience [and] no qualifications other than perverted sexual behavior."
Lawmakers have condemned an anti-Semitic and anti-LGBT website following an attack on openly gay former Senator Andrew McDonald who has been nominated to lead the Connecticut state Supreme Court. The website has claimed that McDonald...Show More Summary
Yes, he was appointed by Richard Nixon.
A newly proposed anti-Sharia bill "should be allowed to die a quiet death," says former Idaho Chief Justice Jim Jones. If only the GOP would listen.
Supreme court justice in Ohio reminds judges everywhere that criminalizing poverty is unconstitutional. In late December, Attorney General Jeff Sessions rescinded crucial guidance that advised courts not to unfairly punish people simply for being poor. Show More Summary
The Supreme Court may rule supreme, but not even its own decisions are safe from itself. While Chief Justice Roberts is known as a staunch supporter of the doctrine of stare decisis, some commentators believe this might be the year for some seriously big SCOTUS reversals. With the High......
Devin Nunes Casually Muses About Hauling Chief Justice Before Congress And Defecating On The Separation […]
"The chief justice, in particular, doesn’t like the court to be a disruptive force," but that might change this spring as the Supreme Court considers reversing at least three of its longstanding precedents. Trashing precedents could potentially become much easier now that Justice Gorsuch is here. Show More Summary
AL.com reports: It’s now official. Roy Moore is not running for governor. Twice elected as the state’s Supreme Court chief justice and twice a candidate for governor, Moore did not declare his candidacy and pay his entrance fee by the close of the qualifying window Friday at 5 p.m. Show More Summary
In the John Adams Courthouse in Boston, Massachusetts, right outside the chambers of state Supreme Judicial Court Chief Justice Ralph D. Gants, there hangs a portrait of a distinguished-looking man. He's got a widow's peak, a large nose,...Show More Summary
He's apparently brainstorming on how to do something he has no authority to do.
Will Chief Justice John Roberts be asked to testify before Congress for his role as the appointer of judges for the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court? According to House Intelligence Committee chairman Devin Nunes (R-Calif.), it...Show More Summary
The suggestion that Chief Justice John Roberts Jr. might be asked to testify before Congress in the wake of the controversial “Nunes memo is drawing criticism and raising questions about the separation of powers.
Devin Nunes: Legal Eagle!
The Maldives' top judge received death threats before his arrest in a regime crackdown, his lawyer said Thursday ahead of a United Nations Security Council hearing on the island nation's political crisis. Chief Justice Abdulla SaeedShow More Summary
Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) the Chairman of the House Intelligence Committee told conservative radio host Hugh Hewitt on Wednesday the committee has grappled with calling in Chief Justice John Roberts of investigation of Obama officials lying to the FISA Court to spy on Donald Trump. Show More Summary
After Chief Justice Roberts decided recently to not send a man who could no longer remember his crime to the execution chamber in Alabama, court pundits took it as a sign that the Chief Justice could be switching teams. The other conservative justices would've let the old-timer die. Although,......