With a month left before its summer recess, the Supreme Court has yet to issue rulings on several landmark cases involving immigration, reproductive rights, and affirmative action. So on Monday morning, TV cameras were parked outside,...Show More Summary
Don't you all know Roy Moore is being persecuted by the homosexuals, which is unfair and not at all Christlike?
A conservative legal organization is crying foul at the appointment of a former member of the Southern Poverty Law Center to prosecute a case against Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Suspended Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore filed a federal lawsuit Friday against the state agency that leveled ethics charges against him, claiming the state law that led to his removal from the bench is unconstitutional. The suit against the Alabama Judicial Inquiry Commission asks a court to order Moore’s immediate reinstatement […]
The Alabama Republican Party is standing behind Roy Moore, the state’s Supreme Court Justice, who was suspended earlier this month and charged with violating ethical rules for trying to stop probate judges from issuing marriage licenses in the… Read The post Alabama GOP Passes Resolution Supporting Chief Justice Roy Moore appeared first on Towleroad.
Chief Justice Roberts calls bs, vacates Georgia death sentence: The Supreme Court ruled on Monday that prosecutors in Georgia violated the Constitution by striking every black prospective juror in a death penalty case against a black defendant. Show More Summary
"Nonsense." That's how Chief Justice John Roberts Jr. described the contention that Georgia prosecutors had not been motivated by race when they weeded out every potential black juror from a 1987 death penalty trial. Roberts penned the majority opinion in Foster v. Show More Summary
In 2012 Chief Justice John Roberts led the U.S. Supreme Court in upholding the constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. "It is not our job," Roberts wrote in National Federation of Independent Business v.Show More Summary
"I ask you God to stand against this militant homosexual movement that's invading our land," a pastor said at the Saturday gathering.
Ambrosia Starling, the Alabama drag queen who has been the worst nightmare for anti-LGBT state Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore, may end up running against Moore in Alabama’s next gubernatorial race. Starling, who goes by her drag name so… Read The post Drag Queen Ambrosia Starling Considering a Run for Alabama Governor Against Roy Moore – WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
Rachel Maddow reports that Ambrosia Starling, the fixation of Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore since his suspension from the bench over LGBT rights issues, is...
"I'm just a good old-fashioned drag queen," Ambrosia Starling said in an interview with me on SiriusXM Progress. "Do the show. Make somebody smile when they're not feeling good. Keep on rocking. Get ready for this fall's local charity...Show More Summary
Since the death of Antonin Scalia, the court has appeared more diminished than deadlocked under the agreement-seeking leadership of Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr.
New York Times: “The chief justice of the state’s Supreme Court has been hit with ethics charges for defying federal courts on same-sex marriage, and could be removed from his seat. The governor, caught on tape engaging in salacious banter, [...]
Impending trials reach to the tops of three branches of government, and the prosecution could lead to a meltdown of the state’s political system.
Bob Barnes for WaPo: Stevens, who was joined by Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. and Justice Anthony M. Kennedy, mentioned a dozen times in the opinion that it was based on “the record” in the case. “I learned a … Continue reading ...
"I'm riding a tiger, hoping that the monster will not devour me" -- Chief Justice Willy Mutunga "Out, damn'd spot! out, I say!" -- Lady Macbeth Act 5, scene 1, 26-40 The cold-blooded and clinical murder of Jacob "JJ" Juma, a businessman...Show More Summary
Fascinating Linda Greenhouse in the NYT: Do you hold Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. responsible for the ascendancy of Donald Trump? The thought never crossed your mind? Then you probably haven’t been reading the conservative blogosphere, where Chief Justice … Continue reading ?
"The thought never crossed your mind? Then you probably haven’t been reading the conservative blogosphere...."