The Supreme Court has agreed to decide the legality of the latest version of President Donald Trump's ban on travel to the United States by residents of six majority-Muslim countries. … Click to Continue »
The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday blocked a lower court's order for North Carolina to rework its congressional map because Republicans violated the Constitution by drawing electoral districts intended to maximize their party's chances of winning. Show More Summary
Microsoft's long-running battle with the Department of Justice over a federal court ruling that could force American companies to hand data about foreign customers over to the U.S. government will soon be heard by the Supreme Court.
ON JANUARY 18TH, as promised two days earlier, the Trump administration filed a brief at the Supreme Court asking the justices to let it do away with Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), an immigration initiative launched in 2012 by Barack Obama.
Microsoft's landmark email privacy case is set to go before the US Supreme Court next month, and the company has received widespread support from other tech giants, members of Congress, and foreign governments. One party that opposes Microsoft's move? The US Department of Justice. More »
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The Surfrider Foundation has filed an amicus curiae brief with the Michigan Supreme Court in favor of public beach access along Michigan’s lakeshores.
We reported a few days ago that major European trade organizations also weighed in on Microsoft’s side in a long-running 2013 data jurisdiction case, with Microsoft is currently in the US Supreme Court fighting a data request by the DoJ for information held in Ireland on their servers on an Irish resident. Show More Summary
Advocates warn of a disconnect between evolving social mores and the persistent public discrimination faced by LGBTQ.
The Latest on federal judges approving changes proposed by a court-appointed expert to North Carolina's General Assembly districts (all times local): 5:20 p.m. North Carolina Republican redistricting leaders say they'll … Click to Continue »
The US Supreme Court said Friday it will review President Donald Trump's latest travel ban affecting citizens from six Muslim majority countries plus North Korea and Venezuela. In what could prove decisive in a legal battle that hasShow More Summary
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 »
The Justice Department has announced its intention to retry Sen. Bob Menendez (D – N.J.) for corruption. The senator's last trial ended in a mistrial in November. A meeting between Sen. Chuck Schumer (D – N.Y.) and President Trump intended...Show More Summary
The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday evening granted a request from Republican lawmakers in North Carolina to temporarily put on hold a lower court order that the state redraw its congressional map by next week.
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 »
By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department asked the Supreme Court on Thursday to quickly overturn a lower court ruling that blocked President Donald Trump's move to end a program that protects hundreds of thousands of immigrants brought to the United States illegally as children. Show More Summary
Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey has appointed Houston County Circuit Judge Brad Mendheim, Jr. to the Alabama Supreme Court. Ivey announced Friday that Mendheim will fill the seat held by Justice … Click to Continue »
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, a life-long diabetic, was treated by paramedics for low blood sugar at her home in Washington on Friday morning but was able to go to work afterward, a court spokeswoman said. The 63-year-old Sotomayor, one of the nine-member court’s four liberal...
Charlie Craig, left, and David Mullins wait to speak to journalists after the US supreme court argued the case Masterpiece Cakeshop v Colorado Civil Rights Commission in December in Washington. In July 2012, Charlie Craig and David Mullins went shopping for a wedding cake at a bakery in Lakewood, Colorado.