POM Wonderful LLC v. Coca Cola Co., No. CV 08-06237, 2016 WL 2587994 (C.D. Cal. Feb. 19, 2016) After a trip to the Supreme Court, Pom’s false advertising case against Coca-Cola ended with a verdict in favor of Coca-Cola; here, the judge...Show More Summary
The Supreme Court agreed this week to decide a patent dispute between two makers of adult diapers, not to resolve whether one company stole the design of another, but only whether the rival waited too long before suing. It was apparently just the kind of case that the ideologically divided eight-member...
It's Friday, April 29 and Day 83 since Justice Antonin Scalia died and Mitch McConnell laid down his Supreme Court blockade: No meetings, no hearings, no votes on his replacement. It's also Day 53 since President Obama named Merrick Garland to be Scalia's replacement. Show More Summary
Early on in the Senate Republicans' blockade of any nominee from President Obama to replace Justice Antonin Scalia on the Supreme Court, Chuck Grassley went in search of a rationale and landed on something he called the "Biden Rule."...Show More Summary
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Judge Judy Sheinhardt appeared on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert on Thursday evening to celebrate the 20th anniversary of her show, and man, was she a vision in creamsicle orange. Read more...
Donald Trump promised to release his list of potential Supreme Court nominees within a week. That was 51 days ago. The post Donald Trump’s Ever-Shifting Supreme Court Goalposts appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Today’s order noting the 3-3 split leave the lower court ruling in place, and prevents what looked like a way for the Republican legislature to try to stop a Republican justice from having to face a competitive election this fall. … Continue reading ?
When it comes to the Supreme Court, Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) just said exactly what Democrats wanted him to say.
On Wednesday, the Supreme Court announced that it will hear a copyright case, the vague likes of which it has taken on hundreds — thousands! — of times. And while we at Fashionista don't generally report on the goings-on of the highest court of our land, this particular... Continue reading
So, that happened. Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell was convicted by a federal jury in September 2014, after he was caught participating in one of the most cut-and-dry examples of cash-for-favors found in the political corruption textbook. Show More Summary
A decision written by Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia helps explain why North Carolina's H.B.2 bathroom bill is illegal.
Brazilian Prosecutor General Jose Eduardo Cardozo plans to request that the country’s Supreme Court halts the impeachment proceedings against President Dilma Rousseff due to House Speaker Eduardo Cunha’s abuse of office allegations, Agencia Brasil has reported.
The state supreme court weighs the inmates’ fate after the U.S. Supreme Court struck down their sentencing procedures.
NYT: Those pushing the stalled nomination of Judge Merrick B. Garland to the Supreme Court had hoped that Donald J. Trump’s triumph in the Republican presidential primary would lead to a breakthrough with Senate Republicans who might suddenly see Judge … Continue reading ?
The 120-nation Non-Aligned Movement said that the recent US Supreme Court decision allowing victims of Iranian-sponsored terrorist attacks to collect $2 billion in damages from the Islamic Republic is illegal.