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G.O.P. Race Starts in Lavish Haunts of Rich Donors

In one resort town after another, the Republican presidential hopefuls are making their case to exclusive gatherings of donors whose wealth was unleashed by the Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision.

Supreme Court ruling could affect congressional districts in California

An old statehouse joke has it that the once-a-decade process of redrawing election districts gives politicians a right to pick their voters, rather than the other way around.

King v. Burwell: Interpreting the Affordable Care Act

The rules of the game at the Supreme Court are not what they used to be. Section 1311 of the Affordable Care Act (PDF) ("Obamacare") provides, in part, as follows: Each State shall, not later than January 1, 2014, establish an American...Show More Summary

Can Obamacare Survive an Unfavorable Supreme Court Decision?

If the Supreme Court does away with subsidies, states may have to race to create new exchanges.

Court Weighs Putting Politics Back Into Redistricting

“In a reversal of the usual worries about political influence on electoral map-making, the Supreme Court is being asked to let raw politics play an even bigger role in the drawing of congressional district boundaries,” the AP reports. “The court [...] The post Court Weighs Putting Politics Back Into Redistricting appeared first on Political Wire.

GOP Worries About Backlash If Court Guts Obamacare

“Republican fears are mounting over a Supreme Court case that the party has long hailed as its best chance to undo Obamacare,” The Hill reports. “The Supreme Court will hear arguments Wednesday on a GOP-backed case that threatens to erase [...] The post GOP Worries About Backlash If Court Guts Obamacare appeared first on Political Wire.

This Supreme Court Case Could Make Elections Even More Undemocratic

12 hours agoNews : Huffington Post

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a reversal of the usual worries about political influence on electoral map-making, the Supreme Court is being asked to let raw politics play an even bigger role in the drawing of congressional district boundaries. The...Show More Summary

Egypt Postpones Parliament Elections After Court Rules Out Voting Law

Earlier in the day, Egypt's Supreme Court declared unconstitutional the article of the country's election law regarding the separations by single-mandate constituencies.

Head scarf case could open a Pandora's box on religion

To the editor: Compelling employers to abide their workers' wearing of religious head wear would open courts to all kinds of religion-based lawsuits. ("Supreme Court seems set to side with Muslim woman in head scarf case," Feb. 25)

The Notorious Ruth Bader Ginsburg Brings Harsh SCOTUS Zingers to SNL

21 hours agoNews : Mediaite

The cultural phenomenon that is "The Notorious R.B.G." (a.k.a Ruth Bader Ginsburg) made her way to SNL during the "Weekend Update," with Kate McKinnon doing a hilariously crass impersonation of the eldest Supreme Court justice.

“Would You Like to Become Pregnant in the Next Year?”

Last week’s Supreme Court ruling in the Hobby Lobby case may keep access to contraception out of reach for many women. In sharp contrast, a new program in Oregon puts reproductive health care front and center for all women. The Oregon...Show More Summary

Red States Scrambling To Preserve Obamacare

Republicans in these states realize that if the Supreme Court rules against the Affordable Care Act, their citizens will be in very bad shape, with no subsidies for health care coverage. The justices hear arguments about the matter next week. If the court sides with the plaintiffs, who argue that subsidies are not allowed in [...]

The New Health Care: How an Adverse Supreme Court Ruling Would Send Obamacare Into a Tailspin

yesterdayHealth : NYT: Health

Even many who don’t receive federal subsidies would see prices soar out of reach, in what some health experts call a death spiral.

Michael Jackson Lawsuit: Kathryn Takes Appeal To California Supreme Court

Michael Jackson and the details regarding his death never sat well with his family, including his mother, Kathryn Jackson. After a denied re-appeal regarding her son’s wrongful death lawsuit against AEG Live, Kathryn is now taking the case to the California Supreme Court. Show More Summary

5 Best Arguments from the Supreme Court Marriage Briefs

We've boiled hundreds of pages of legal briefs down to just five main arguments you need to know. read more

The Supreme Court & Obamacare Round II

The plaintiffs in King v. Burwell argue that federal subsidies under the Affordable Care Act (the "ACA") are lawful only in states which have set up their own health care exchanges. This case is now pending before the United States Supreme Court, and the very survival of the ACA could be at stake. Show More Summary

Conservatives Mostly Silent on Gay Marriage at CPAC

It’s a momentous time for gay marriage. Every few weeks a federal judge orders a state — most recently, deep-red Alabama — to recognize same-sex unions, bringing the total to 37. The Supreme Court could expand that nationwide with a ruling sometime this summer. But you wouldn’t know that from the discussions at a gathering…

Before Justices Rule, Floridians Consider Life Without Health Subsidies

yesterdayHealth : NYT: Health

As the state with the most Affordable Care Act enrollees, Florida stands to feel the biggest impact if the Supreme Court strikes down the law’s subsidies.

African-American Pastors Coalition: Justices Kagan, Ginsburg Should 'Disqualify' Themselves From Supreme Court Gay Marriage Case

An African-American group has joined other social conservative organizations in demanding that two Supreme Court justices who officiated gay weddings recuse themselves from a case pertaining to gay marriage legalization.

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