A single justice of the high court in Massachusetts has declined to reinstate Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction.
A single justice of the high court in Massachusetts has declined to reinstate former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction, which was voided after he committed suicide in April. Read moreEmail this | Linking Blogs | Comments
His stinging editorials doomed the nomination of federal judge G. Harrold Carswell to the high court in 1970.
The Mississippi Legislature does not have an obligation to fully fund a school budget formula that was put into law two decades ago, the state Supreme Court said Thursday in … Click to Continue »
Pennsylvania's highest court is throwing out an element of the state's business loss carry-over tax deduction, a case with implications for the state's finances. The state Supreme Court on Wednesday … Click to Continue »
The U.S. Supreme Court has granted the petition to hear arguments in the United States v. Microsoft case, which is the biggest digital privacy case of the term. The question being presented to the High Court is as follows: Whether a United States provider of email services must comply......
The fast bowler called the verdict the "worst" decision, after the Kerala High Court ruled that the BCCI's ban cannot be overturned or reduced
It seems that the U.S. Supreme Court is not shying away from difficult questions. This term, the High Court has agreed to take up the Janus v. American Federation case which dismissed a constitutional challenge to a requirement for non-union members to pay "fair share" dues. As the law......
MADRID/BARCELONA (Reuters) - Spain moved closer on Monday to imposing central rule over Catalonia to thwart its independence push as Madrid's High Court signaled a hardening line by jailing the leaders of two of the largest separatist organizations.
An India high court gave a 15-year-old rape victim permission to have her unborn baby aborted Monday despite a medical board’s warnings about the risks of a late-term abortion. First Post reports the Jamshedpur teen is 23-weeks pregnant with her unborn baby. By 23 weeks, unborn babies already have a chance of surviving outside the […]
A New Britain man convicted of shooting his neighbor's cat with a BB gun in 2012 is taking his case to the Connecticut Supreme Court. Justices are scheduled to hear … Click to Continue »
In landmark judgement, Pretoria High Court rules that apartheid regime lied about how Ahmed Timol died 46 years ago.
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's President Jacob Zuma said on Friday he was "disappointed" by a Supreme Court of Appeal decision to uphold a High Court ruling to reinstate hundreds of corruption charges filed against him before he became president.
BLOEMFONTEIN, South Africa (Reuters) - South Africa's Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) on Friday upheld a ruling by the High Court that had reinstated corruption charges against President Jacob Zuma, piling further pressure on a head of state already facing several scandals.
To listen to this episode of Amicus, use the player below: Next week marks the opening of the high court’s 2017 term, so Dahlia Lithwick speaks with David Cole, national legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union, about some...Show More Summary