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Bangladesh reinstalls controversial statue after outcry

35 minutes agoArts : Artdaily

Bangladesh on Sunday reinstalled a controversial statue deemed un-Islamic by religious hardliners on the grounds of the Supreme Court, just days after its removal had sparked angry protests by secular groups. The sculpture of a blindfolded,...Show More Summary

Bangladesh Orders Statue of Woman at Supreme Court Put Back Up

9 hours agoNews : NYTimes: News

Two days after giving in to Islamist pressure, the authorities flip-flopped, saying the statue should be re-erected in a less prominent place.

Indiana court takes up Lake Michigan property rights case

The Indiana Supreme Court is taking up a long-running dispute over private property rights and public access to Lake Michigan. The (Northwest Indiana) Times reports ( ) the high court … Click to Continue »

Ruling on patent lawsuits could have big impact in Delaware

A recent Supreme Court decision on patent lawsuits could make a big impact in Delaware. The Wilmington News Journal reports ( ) that the U.S. Supreme Court recently ruled that … Click to Continue »

Trump's Travel Ban Is Headed for a Supreme Court Showdown

Will the justices, many of whom worked in the executive branch, hold the president’s words against him?

Bangladesh reinstalls justice statue that irked Islamists

A sculptor says authorities in Bangladesh have reinstalled a Lady Justice statue near the country's Supreme Court, two days after its removal following complaints by Islamist hard-liners. Sculptor Mrinal Haque … Click to Continue »

Judge Overturns Sniper Lee Boyd Malvo's Life Sentences

yesterdayNews : The Cutline

Judge Raymond Jackson cited the Supreme Court rule of 2012, which states that juveniles cannot be given life sentences, while overturning the original verdict in Malvo's case.

Does the law itself change when a federal agency files an amicus brief?

It might seem dangerous to entrust them with a power like that [Ilya Shapiro and Frank Garrison on Cato certiorari petition in donning and doffing FLSA case DuPont v. Smiley] Tags: administrative law, Supreme Court, wage and hour suits Does...Show More Summary

Kansas court lets stand inmate's pleas in double killing

The Kansas Supreme Court has rejected an inmate's bid to withdraw his no-contest pleas in a 2003 attack that killed two women and wounded a third. Friday's ruling rejected 44-year-old … Click to Continue »

Sandoval signs bill to reflect same-sex marriage ruling

Gov. Brian Sandoval has signed into law a bill revising Nevada's domestic-relations statutes to reflect the U.S. Supreme Court's 2015 decision legalizing same-sex marriage. The bill signed Friday by Sandoval … Click to Continue »

Supreme Court travel ban case could test Trump's reach

The Supreme Court may soon decide how courts are supposed to view presidential power in the age of Donald Trump. The administration has promised a high-court appeal of a ruling … Click to Continue »

Supreme Court rejects appeal of doctor who poisoned patients

yesterdayNews : USAToday: News

The once-prominent doctor, Farid Fata, will spend the next four decades in prison following the U.S. Supreme Court's decision.        

Gleanings: June 2017

Important developments in the church and the world (as they appeared in our June issue). Christian hospitals could face crushing pensions The US Supreme Court will decide this month whether Christian hospitals have to meet federal rules on funding pensions. Show More Summary

Court must remember: Voting shouldn’t be made too easy

The U.S. Supreme Court is teeing up the issue of voter ID laws, and every indication is that the fear of voter fraud is going to prevail over the fear of voter suppression. On May 15, the justices declined to hear a case about North Carolina’s 2013 voter ID law, leaving in place, for now, […]

Alabama officials raced clock to execute convicted murderer

ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — Alabama's quest to kill an inmate who spent decades on death row for murder became a high-stakes game of beat the clock after the U.S. Supreme Court finally cleared the way for his execution.

Life-Without-Parole Sentences For D.C. Sniper Thrown Out By Judge

2 days agoNews : The Two-Way

The judge ruled Friday that, because the Supreme Court has found mandatory life for juveniles unconstitutional, two sentences being served in Virginia by Lee Boyd Malvo must be reconsidered.

Federal judge tosses life sentences for D.C. sniper

2 days agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Since Malvo's conviction in 2002, the Supreme Court has ruled that mandatory life sentences for juveniles are unconstitutional

Federal judge tosses out life terms for DC sniper Malvo

2 days agoNews : USAToday: News

Federal judge says Malvo is entitled to new sentencing hearings after the Supreme Court ruled mandatory life sentences for juveniles unconstitutional.        

Judge overturns life sentences for DC sniper Lee Boyd Malvo

2 days agoNews : The Raw Story

A federal judge on Friday tossed out life prison terms for one of two men convicted in a deadly Washington, D.C. area shooting spree, saying he must be re-sentenced in light of a U.S. Supreme Court ruling, the Washington Post reported. Lee Boyd Malvo, 32, was one of two men found guilty in the...

Blue Slip

Like the filibuster on Supreme Court justices, Republicans destroying the blue slip process by which senators have effective veto power over federal judges from their states will suck at first, but in the end, this is going to be good for Democrats too once they control the Senate and presidency again. Share

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