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Colorado Supreme Court Violates State Constitution to Makes Taxpayer Fund Planned Parenthood

A move by the Colorado Supreme Court on Monday will allow the state to continue to force taxpayers to fund the abortion chain Planned Parenthood. The AP reports the state high court dismissed a lawsuit alleging that the abortion chain received more than $14 million taxpayer dollars in violation of the state constitution. Filed in […]

Attorney general applauds high court decision on water rule

North Dakota's attorney general is applauding a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that recognizes federal district courts as the forum to hear legal challenges to an Obama administration rule aimed at … Click to Continue »

Is Roberts Shifting to the Left?

This data is interesting: Statistics from Roberts’ first dozen terms on the high court show a growing willingness to be less doctrinaire in his conservatism — particularly in order to agree with Justice Anthony Kennedy. For his first eight terms on the court, Roberts agreed most with Justice Samuel Alito (one of the staunchest conservatives […]

State high court's chief talks response to opioid epidemic

Indiana Supreme Court Chief Justice Loretta Rush says courts statewide have boosted their response to the opioid abuse epidemic and will continue to do so. The (Munster) Times reports Rush … Click to Continue »

Murder conviction of Omaha man upheld by Nebraska high court

The Nebraska Supreme Court has rejected the appeal of a man convicted in the 2013 shooting death of another man on a north Omaha street. Teon Hill was convicted in … Click to Continue »

Illinois high court OKs lawsuit in NIU student's 2012 death

The Illinois Supreme Court has ruled that the family of a Northern Illinois University fraternity pledge can proceed with a lawsuit involving his 2012 death from excessive drinking. The (DeKalb) … Click to Continue »

A YouTuber successfully sued her ex-boyfriend in a landmark revenge porn ruling — and then proposed to her co-star on the court steps

Chrissy Chambers, half of YouTube duo BriaAndChrissy, won a legal case Wednesday. She sought damages at the UK's High Court for videos published on RedTube by her ex. The videos were online for almost two years, and included her name...Show More Summary

High court says state's education funding is constitutional

Connecticut's Supreme Court has rejected a claim that the state's educational funding formula is unconstitutional. A divided court overturned a Superior Court judge who had ordered state officials to develop … Click to Continue »

Gerrymandering case reaches Pennsylvania court with stakes for 2018 election

6 days agoNews : The Raw Story

Pennsylvania’s high court will hear arguments on Wednesday on whether the state’s congressional districts were illegally drawn to benefit Republican lawmakers, acase that could have major ramifications for the 2018 midterm elections. The challenge, brought by the League of Women Voters...

Pennsylvania congressional map goes before state high court

Justices on Pennsylvania's highest court are considering whether its congressional district map violates the state constitution and should be redone. The state Supreme Court will hold oral arguments Wednesday in … Click to Continue ...

Court Won’t Let Mother Abort Her 31-Week-Old Unborn Baby Just Because He’s Disabled

A high court in India protected a late-term unborn baby from abortion this week, ruling that the abortion would be too risky for the mother. The Times of India reports the mother, 24, wants an abortion because her unborn baby has a potentially fatal brain disorder. She is 31 weeks pregnant, far past the point […]

DOJ Plans To Ask The Supreme Court To Intervene On DACA

6 days agoNews : The Two-Way

Attorney General Jeff Sessions wants the high court to reverse a decision out of California forcing the government to resume accepting DACA applications. He said the ruling defies common sense.

GOP lawmaker advances effort to oust O'Neill from high court

A legislative effort to remove Ohio Supreme Court Justice William O'Neill from the bench over his decision to run for governor has reached the next stage. Rep. Niraj Antani, a … Click to Continue »

US Supreme Court refuses appeal for Houston police killer

The U.S. Supreme Court has refused an appeal from a Texas death row inmate convicted of killing a Houston police officer 27 years ago. The high court, without comment, declined … Click to Continue »

High court rejects Texas Democrats' gerrymandering complaint

The U.S. Supreme Court has dismissed an appeal from the Texas Democratic Party charging that the Republican-controlled Legislature illegally gerrymandered the state's electoral maps. The nation's high court said Tuesday … Click to Continue »

Supreme Court won't take case of ex-NY assembly speaker

The Supreme Court has cleared the way for a re-trial of ex-New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver. The high court declined Tuesday to get involved in the case. That allows … Click to Continue »

Turkish high court rules to release 2 prominent journalists

Turkey's state-run news agency says the country's highest court has ruled to allow two journalists to be released from jail as they await the outcome of their trial on terror … Click to Continue »

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