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'Astonishing' Florida Supreme Court ruling could change state's death penalty law

'Astonishing' Florida Supreme Court ruling could change state's death penalty law

The Florida Supreme Court said Thursday it erred in 2016 when it ruled a jury must be unanimous in deciding a convicted murderer should be sentenced to death, [...] Read full article: 'Astonishing' Florida Supreme Court ruli...→

'Astonishing' Florida Supreme Court ruling could change state's death penalty law

'Astonishing' Florida Supreme Court ruling could change state's death penalty law

The Florida Supreme Court said Thursday it erred in 2016 when it ruled a jury must be unanimous in deciding a convicted murderer should be sentenced to death, [...] Read full article: 'Astonishing' Florida Supreme Court ruli...→

Washington state appeals court lets Grant County man withdraw guilty plea to murder charge

Eduardo Ibarra Valencia was charged in November 2015 with first-degree murder and attempted first-degree murder for shooting two of his co-workers at Callahan [...] Read full article: Washington state appeals court lets Gran...→

Wisconsin Supreme Court, 7th Congressional District primaries decided

Wisconsin Supreme Court, 7th Congressional District primaries decided

MADISON, Wis. — Incumbent Justice Dan Kelly and Dane County Circuit Judge Jill Karofsky emerged from a three-way state Supreme Court primary Tuesday, besting M [...] Read full article: Wisconsin Supreme Court, 7th Congression...→

Holder pushes for Supreme Court term limits, says '18 years is enough'

Holder pushes for Supreme Court term limits, says '18 years is enough'

Former Attorney General Eric Holder on Wednesday openly called for 18-year term limits for Supreme Court justices, lending his support to a push that has gaine [...] Read full article: Holder pushes for Supreme Court term lim...→

Federal appeals court blocks enforcement of Florida law restricting right of ex-felons to vote

Federal appeals court blocks enforcement of Florida law restricting right of ex-felons to vote

A federal appeals court issued a ruling in favor of ex-felons challenging a Florida law that restricted their right to vote. Read full article: Federal appeals court blocks enforcement...→

Court: Florida can’t bar felons from vote over fines, fees

Court: Florida can’t bar felons from vote over fines, fees

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida cannot bar felons who served their time from registering to vote simply because they have failed to pay all fines... Read full article: Court: Florida can’t bar felons from vot...→

Supreme Court lawyer calls Donald Trump's actions

Supreme Court lawyer calls Donald Trump's actions "lawless" and "unprecedented" after pardons

Neal Katyal said the country had a "robust tradition of law" and suggested it would "find a way to catch up" with the president Read full article: Supreme Court lawyer calls Donald Trump'...→

Court rules man can have 'IM GOD' license plate, state must pay attorney fees

Court rules man can have 'IM GOD' license plate, state must pay attorney fees

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet must pay attorney fees for a man who was denied a personalized license plate reading "IM GOD," according to a U.S. District [...] Read full article: Court rules man can have 'IM GOD' licens...→

Manatee Deaths Dropped in Florida During 2019: State

Manatee Deaths Dropped in Florida During 2019: State

State wildlife officials say fewer manatees died in 2019 in Florida compared with the year before Read full article: Manatee Deaths Dropped in Florida During...→

Opinion: Recent Court Ruling Shows Need for Measure A in San Diego County - Times of San Diego

Measure A specifically aims to prevent reckless developments that put people and property at risk from wildfires and increase taxpayer burdens. Read full article: Opinion: Recent Court Ruling Shows Need ...→

California Supreme Court overturns conviction in killing of California cop 37 years ago

California Supreme Court overturns conviction in killing of California cop 37 years ago

he California Supreme Court decided unanimously Thursday to overturn a man’s conviction in the killing of a Los Angeles Police Department officer 37 years ago [...] Read full article: California Supreme Court overturns convi...→

7 historic Supreme Court decisions

7 historic Supreme Court decisions

The U.S. Supreme Court has issued rulings on some of the most important issues facing Americans.  Read full article: 7 historic Supreme Court decisions...→

Keep on paying: Washington state Supreme Court sides with Sound Transit in car-tab case

Keep on paying: Washington state Supreme Court sides with Sound Transit in car-tab case

Sound Transit may continue to charge car-tab taxes at current rates that often reach hundreds of dollars per vehicle, despite a class-action lawsuit that claim [...] Read full article: Keep on paying: Washington state Supreme...→

Florida State Fair improves security with 550 new surveillance cameras

Florida State Fair improves security with 550 new surveillance cameras

As thousands of people visit the Florida State Fair, the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office is continuously looking for ways to improve security. Read full article: Florida State Fair improves security wit...→

Who are the 9 justices of the Supreme Court?

Who are the 9 justices of the Supreme Court?

The U.S. Supreme Court is currently comprised of nine justices who serve lifetime appointments after being confirmed by the U.S. Senate. Here is some backgroun [...] Read full article: Who are the 9 justices of the Supreme Co...→

Parents of slain Bowie State student lobby for change to Maryland hate-crime laws | WTOP

The parents of Richard Collins III, who was murdered at a bus stop in College Park in 2017, joined lawmakers in Annapolis to change the state’s hate-crime laws [...] Read full article: Parents of slain Bowie State student lob...→

Washington state agency releases climate-change plan, with calls for more renewable projects

Washington state agency releases climate-change plan, with calls for more renewable projects

The department published its “Plan for Climate Resilience” this week in a 96-page document long on ambition but short on specifics in some areas. Read full article: Washington state agency releases climate...→

Red-State Utah Creates Long-Term Plan to Tackle Climate Change

Red-State Utah Creates Long-Term Plan to Tackle Climate Change

Utah has created a long-term plan to tackle climate change, a surprising shift for the Republican-led state where lawmakers have publicly questioned climate sc [...] Read full article: Red-State Utah Creates Long-Term Plan to...→

Appeals court upholds Florida amendment restoring felons’ voting rights

Appeals court upholds Florida amendment restoring felons’ voting rights

A federal appeals court ruled Wednesday to block a Florida law that would have made the restoration of voting rights contingent upon the payment of court-impos [...] Read full article: Appeals court upholds Florida amendment ...→

Federal Appeals Court Rules Florida Can’t Bar Felons From Vote Over Fines, Fees

Federal Appeals Court Rules Florida Can’t Bar Felons From Vote Over Fines, Fees

A federal appeals court has ruled that Florida cannot bar felons who served their time from registering to vote simply because they have failed to pay all fine [...] Read full article: Federal Appeals Court Rules Florida Can’...→

UWS high-rise to remove top floors under new court ruling

UWS high-rise to remove top floors under new court ruling

It was once slated to be the tallest building on the Upper West Side, but it looks like that title will be trimmed thanks to a court ruling. Read full article: UWS high-rise to remove top floors under...→

Almost half of UWS tower would have to be removed under new court ruling

Almost half of UWS tower would have to be removed under new court ruling

That’s quite the haircut. A court ruling this past week could lead to a dramatic trimming of the nearly completed 200 Amsterdam Avenue, currently the tallest t [...] Read full article: Almost half of UWS tower would have to b...→

Williams, Walker Carry Load as Florida State Survives Orange

Williams, Walker Carry Load as Florida State Survives Orange

Patrick Williams scored 17 points and pulled down seven rebounds as No. 8 Florida State played without star guard Devin Vassell and held off Syracuse 80-77 Read full article: Williams, Walker Carry Load as Florida S...→

California Supreme Court Rules Apple Must Pay Store Workers During Bag Searches

California Supreme Court Rules Apple Must Pay Store Workers During Bag Searches

The California Supreme Court ruled unanimously in San Francisco Thursday that Apple Inc. workers must be paid for the time they spend undergoing searches of th [...] Read full article: California Supreme Court Rules Apple Mus...→

Shannen Doherty blames State Farm for being nearly 'evicted,' forced to sleep on mom's couch: court docs

Shannen Doherty blames State Farm for being nearly 'evicted,' forced to sleep on mom's couch: court docs

Shannen Doherty was once nearly evicted from a rental home and forced to sleep on her mother's couch due to State Farm Insurance company's failure to pay for r [...] Read full article: Shannen Doherty blames State Farm for be...→

Lawsuit alleging bid rigging, bribery behind DIA concession deal has new life after appeals court ruling

Lawsuit alleging bid rigging, bribery behind DIA concession deal has new life after appeals court ruling

The Colorado Court of Appeals has ruled that a lawsuit alleging bid-rigging and bribery in the process that brought Tom’s Urban Kitchen & Brewery, two Smashbur [...] Read full article: Lawsuit alleging bid rigging, bribery be...→

Minnesota DNR appeals court ruling against PolyMet mine

Minnesota DNR appeals court ruling against PolyMet mine

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Wednesday asked the state Supreme Court to overturn a lower court decision that rejected some of the most impo [...] Read full article: Minnesota DNR appeals court ruling again...→

Who are the longest serving Supreme Court justices?

Who are the longest serving Supreme Court justices?

Supreme Court picks are often a major issue in presidential elections, given that justices serve lifetime appointments unless they choose to retire. Here are t [...] Read full article: Who are the longest serving Supreme Cour...→

Carrie Severino: 2020 Democrats are looking to 'pack' the Supreme Court with secret picks

Carrie Severino: 2020 Democrats are looking to 'pack' the Supreme Court with secret picks

President Trump was transparent in telling us who he would appoint to the Supreme Court. Democrats should show the same transparency. Read full article: Carrie Severino: 2020 Democrats are look...→

Upcoming Supreme Court cases put private schools’ ‘ministerial exception’ in spotlight

Upcoming Supreme Court cases put private schools’ ‘ministerial exception’ in spotlight

Religious school associations and Republican members of Congress are marshaling support for an April showdown in the Supreme Court over the “ministerial except [...] Read full article: Upcoming Supreme Court cases put private...→

Texas asks Supreme Court to overturn California travel ban

Texas asks Supreme Court to overturn California travel ban

The Texas attorney general has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a California law prohibiting state employees from using taxpayer-funded business trips [...] Read full article: Texas asks Supreme Court to overturn Cal...→

Opinion: Only Media Pressure Can Get State Elections Board to Change

Opinion: Only Media Pressure Can Get State Elections Board to Change

In January, a federal judge concluded that the Board of Elections’ practice of rendering voters 'inactive' based on post office errors, and then keeping the na [...] Read full article: Opinion: Only Media Pressure Can Get Sta...→

Florida can't bar felons from vote over fines and fees, court rules

Florida can't bar felons from vote over fines and fees, court rules

The state constitutional amendment was approved overwhelmingly by voters in 2018 to allow most felons who served their time to regain the right to vote. Read full article: Florida can't bar felons from vote over ...→

Court: Florida Can't Bar Felons From Vote for Fines, Fees

Court: Florida Can't Bar Felons From Vote for Fines, Fees

Florida cannot bar felons who served their time from registering to vote simply because they have failed to pay all fines and fees stemming from their cases, a [...] Read full article: Court: Florida Can't Bar Felons From Vot...→

Florida can't bar felons from registering to vote over fees and fines, court rules

Florida can't bar felons from registering to vote over fees and fines, court rules

As many as 1.6 million Florida felons who have completed their prison sentences could regain voting privileges under Amendment 4. Read full article: Florida can't bar felons from registerin...→

Opinion | School Choice Logic Doesn’t Apply Here. Does the Supreme Court Get That?

Opinion | School Choice Logic Doesn’t Apply Here. Does the Supreme Court Get That?

The Montana education system was designed for fairness and pulling together. The justices should appreciate that legacy. Read full article: Opinion | School Choice Logic Doesn’t Ap...→

Florida State Fair: Fried food, fast rides and a marriage proposal

Florida State Fair: Fried food, fast rides and a marriage proposal

While we say goodbye to the fried food, sky-high rides and unbelievable fun that comes along with the Florida State Fair, one local couple is saying hello to t [...] Read full article: Florida State Fair: Fried food, fast rid...→

Delaware State Police: 15-Year-Old Girl Shot, Killed Inside New Castle County ApartmentThe incident happened shortly before 10 p.m. on the unit block of Bennett Court in Newport.

Delaware State Police: 15-Year-Old Girl Shot, Killed Inside New Castle County ApartmentThe incident happened shortly before 10 p.m. on the unit block of Bennett Court in Newport.

The victim was identified to CBS3 by her family as Emomi Rivers. Emomi’s family says she was taken from them too soon.... Her brother says Emomi was a loving s [...] Read full article: Delaware State Police: 15-Year-Old Girl ...→

Fate of Florida death row inmates uncertain after court ruling

Fate of Florida death row inmates uncertain after court ruling

In the wake of a landmark Florida Supreme Court decision, dozens of death row inmates in the state seeking resentencing now don't know what their future holds. Read full article: Fate of Florida death row inmates uncert...→

McConnell Open to Filling Supreme Court Seat in 2020

McConnell Open to Filling Supreme Court Seat in 2020

If one opens up this year, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., is open to filling a seat on the Supreme Court, he told Fox News on Thursday night. Read full article: McConnell Open to Filling Supreme Court ...→

Ohio State football players charged with rape make 1st court appearances

Ohio State football players charged with rape make 1st court appearances

Ohio State football players accused of rape appeared in court Thursday in Franklin County, Ohio. Read full article: Ohio State football players charged with...→

Opinion | The Supreme Court in the Mean Season

Opinion | The Supreme Court in the Mean Season

A summary decision kicks an untold number of legal immigrants off the path to citizenship. Read full article: Opinion | The Supreme Court in the Mean ...→

Minnesota DNR Appeals Court Ruling Against PolyMet Copper-Nickel Mine

Minnesota DNR Appeals Court Ruling Against PolyMet Copper-Nickel Mine

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Wednesday asked the state Supreme Court to overturn a lower court decision that rejected some of the most impo [...] Read full article: Minnesota DNR Appeals Court Ruling Again...→

Texas asks U.S. Supreme Court to repeal California’s travel ban against states with ‘discriminatory’ laws

Texas asks U.S. Supreme Court to repeal California’s travel ban against states with ‘discriminatory’ laws

The Texas attorney general has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a California law prohibiting state employees from using taxpayer-funded business trips [...] Read full article: Texas asks U.S. Supreme Court to repeal ...→

Should Minnesota change the state flag? Some lawmakers say it’s too jumbled — and not so woke.

Should Minnesota change the state flag? Some lawmakers say it’s too jumbled — and not so woke.

There are 67 circles, 19 stars, at least six colors, three dates, a bunch of flowers, one French phrase, and between three and seven pine trees, depending who [...] Read full article: Should Minnesota change the state flag? ...→

Washington state appeals court lets Grant County man withdraw guilty plea to murder charge

Eduardo Ibarra Valencia was charged in November 2015 with first-degree murder and attempted first-degree murder for shooting two of his co-workers at Callahan [...] Read full article: Washington state appeals court lets Gran...→

Opinion: Only Media Pressure Can Get State Elections Board to Change

Opinion: Only Media Pressure Can Get State Elections Board to Change

In January, a federal judge concluded that the Board of Elections’ practice of rendering voters 'inactive' based on post office errors, and then keeping the na [...] Read full article: Opinion: Only Media Pressure Can Get Sta...→

Red-State Utah Creates Long-Term Plan to Tackle Climate Change

Red-State Utah Creates Long-Term Plan to Tackle Climate Change

Utah has created a long-term plan to tackle climate change, a surprising shift for the Republican-led state where lawmakers have publicly questioned climate sc [...] Read full article: Red-State Utah Creates Long-Term Plan to...→

Holder pushes for Supreme Court term limits, says '18 years is enough'

Holder pushes for Supreme Court term limits, says '18 years is enough'

Former Attorney General Eric Holder on Wednesday openly called for 18-year term limits for Supreme Court justices, lending his support to a push that has gaine [...] Read full article: Holder pushes for Supreme Court term lim...→

Florida can't bar felons from vote over fines and fees, court rules

Florida can't bar felons from vote over fines and fees, court rules

The state constitutional amendment was approved overwhelmingly by voters in 2018 to allow most felons who served their time to regain the right to vote. Read full article: Florida can't bar felons from vote over ...→

Appeals court upholds Florida amendment restoring felons’ voting rights

Appeals court upholds Florida amendment restoring felons’ voting rights

A federal appeals court ruled Wednesday to block a Florida law that would have made the restoration of voting rights contingent upon the payment of court-impos [...] Read full article: Appeals court upholds Florida amendment ...→

Court: Florida can’t bar felons from vote over fines, fees

Court: Florida can’t bar felons from vote over fines, fees

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida cannot bar felons who served their time from registering to vote simply because they have failed to pay all fines... Read full article: Court: Florida can’t bar felons from vot...→

Florida can't bar felons from registering to vote over fees and fines, court rules

Florida can't bar felons from registering to vote over fees and fines, court rules

As many as 1.6 million Florida felons who have completed their prison sentences could regain voting privileges under Amendment 4. Read full article: Florida can't bar felons from registerin...→

Court rules man can have 'IM GOD' license plate, state must pay attorney fees

Court rules man can have 'IM GOD' license plate, state must pay attorney fees

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet must pay attorney fees for a man who was denied a personalized license plate reading "IM GOD," according to a U.S. District [...] Read full article: Court rules man can have 'IM GOD' licens...→

Florida State Fair: Fried food, fast rides and a marriage proposal

Florida State Fair: Fried food, fast rides and a marriage proposal

While we say goodbye to the fried food, sky-high rides and unbelievable fun that comes along with the Florida State Fair, one local couple is saying hello to t [...] Read full article: Florida State Fair: Fried food, fast rid...→

Almost half of UWS tower would have to be removed under new court ruling

Almost half of UWS tower would have to be removed under new court ruling

That’s quite the haircut. A court ruling this past week could lead to a dramatic trimming of the nearly completed 200 Amsterdam Avenue, currently the tallest t [...] Read full article: Almost half of UWS tower would have to b...→

Opinion: Recent Court Ruling Shows Need for Measure A in San Diego County - Times of San Diego

Measure A specifically aims to prevent reckless developments that put people and property at risk from wildfires and increase taxpayer burdens. Read full article: Opinion: Recent Court Ruling Shows Need ...→

Fate of Florida death row inmates uncertain after court ruling

Fate of Florida death row inmates uncertain after court ruling

In the wake of a landmark Florida Supreme Court decision, dozens of death row inmates in the state seeking resentencing now don't know what their future holds. Read full article: Fate of Florida death row inmates uncert...→

California Supreme Court Rules Apple Must Pay Store Workers During Bag Searches

California Supreme Court Rules Apple Must Pay Store Workers During Bag Searches

The California Supreme Court ruled unanimously in San Francisco Thursday that Apple Inc. workers must be paid for the time they spend undergoing searches of th [...] Read full article: California Supreme Court Rules Apple Mus...→

7 historic Supreme Court decisions

7 historic Supreme Court decisions

The U.S. Supreme Court has issued rulings on some of the most important issues facing Americans.  Read full article: 7 historic Supreme Court decisions...→

Ohio State football players charged with rape make 1st court appearances

Ohio State football players charged with rape make 1st court appearances

Ohio State football players accused of rape appeared in court Thursday in Franklin County, Ohio. Read full article: Ohio State football players charged with...→

Lawsuit alleging bid rigging, bribery behind DIA concession deal has new life after appeals court ruling

Lawsuit alleging bid rigging, bribery behind DIA concession deal has new life after appeals court ruling

The Colorado Court of Appeals has ruled that a lawsuit alleging bid-rigging and bribery in the process that brought Tom’s Urban Kitchen & Brewery, two Smashbur [...] Read full article: Lawsuit alleging bid rigging, bribery be...→

Florida State Fair improves security with 550 new surveillance cameras

Florida State Fair improves security with 550 new surveillance cameras

As thousands of people visit the Florida State Fair, the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office is continuously looking for ways to improve security. Read full article: Florida State Fair improves security wit...→

Minnesota DNR Appeals Court Ruling Against PolyMet Copper-Nickel Mine

Minnesota DNR Appeals Court Ruling Against PolyMet Copper-Nickel Mine

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Wednesday asked the state Supreme Court to overturn a lower court decision that rejected some of the most impo [...] Read full article: Minnesota DNR Appeals Court Ruling Again...→

Who are the longest serving Supreme Court justices?

Who are the longest serving Supreme Court justices?

Supreme Court picks are often a major issue in presidential elections, given that justices serve lifetime appointments unless they choose to retire. Here are t [...] Read full article: Who are the longest serving Supreme Cour...→

Who are the 9 justices of the Supreme Court?

Who are the 9 justices of the Supreme Court?

The U.S. Supreme Court is currently comprised of nine justices who serve lifetime appointments after being confirmed by the U.S. Senate. Here is some backgroun [...] Read full article: Who are the 9 justices of the Supreme Co...→

Texas asks U.S. Supreme Court to repeal California’s travel ban against states with ‘discriminatory’ laws

Texas asks U.S. Supreme Court to repeal California’s travel ban against states with ‘discriminatory’ laws

The Texas attorney general has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a California law prohibiting state employees from using taxpayer-funded business trips [...] Read full article: Texas asks U.S. Supreme Court to repeal ...→

Upcoming Supreme Court cases put private schools’ ‘ministerial exception’ in spotlight

Upcoming Supreme Court cases put private schools’ ‘ministerial exception’ in spotlight

Religious school associations and Republican members of Congress are marshaling support for an April showdown in the Supreme Court over the “ministerial except [...] Read full article: Upcoming Supreme Court cases put private...→

Parents of slain Bowie State student lobby for change to Maryland hate-crime laws | WTOP

The parents of Richard Collins III, who was murdered at a bus stop in College Park in 2017, joined lawmakers in Annapolis to change the state’s hate-crime laws [...] Read full article: Parents of slain Bowie State student lob...→

Washington state agency releases climate-change plan, with calls for more renewable projects

Washington state agency releases climate-change plan, with calls for more renewable projects

The department published its “Plan for Climate Resilience” this week in a 96-page document long on ambition but short on specifics in some areas. Read full article: Washington state agency releases climate...→

Wisconsin Supreme Court, 7th Congressional District primaries decided

Wisconsin Supreme Court, 7th Congressional District primaries decided

MADISON, Wis. — Incumbent Justice Dan Kelly and Dane County Circuit Judge Jill Karofsky emerged from a three-way state Supreme Court primary Tuesday, besting M [...] Read full article: Wisconsin Supreme Court, 7th Congression...→

Federal appeals court blocks enforcement of Florida law restricting right of ex-felons to vote

Federal appeals court blocks enforcement of Florida law restricting right of ex-felons to vote

A federal appeals court issued a ruling in favor of ex-felons challenging a Florida law that restricted their right to vote. Read full article: Federal appeals court blocks enforcement...→

Court: Florida Can't Bar Felons From Vote for Fines, Fees

Court: Florida Can't Bar Felons From Vote for Fines, Fees

Florida cannot bar felons who served their time from registering to vote simply because they have failed to pay all fines and fees stemming from their cases, a [...] Read full article: Court: Florida Can't Bar Felons From Vot...→

Federal Appeals Court Rules Florida Can’t Bar Felons From Vote Over Fines, Fees

Federal Appeals Court Rules Florida Can’t Bar Felons From Vote Over Fines, Fees

A federal appeals court has ruled that Florida cannot bar felons who served their time from registering to vote simply because they have failed to pay all fine [...] Read full article: Federal Appeals Court Rules Florida Can’...→

Supreme Court lawyer calls Donald Trump's actions

Supreme Court lawyer calls Donald Trump's actions "lawless" and "unprecedented" after pardons

Neal Katyal said the country had a "robust tradition of law" and suggested it would "find a way to catch up" with the president Read full article: Supreme Court lawyer calls Donald Trump'...→

Opinion | School Choice Logic Doesn’t Apply Here. Does the Supreme Court Get That?

Opinion | School Choice Logic Doesn’t Apply Here. Does the Supreme Court Get That?

The Montana education system was designed for fairness and pulling together. The justices should appreciate that legacy. Read full article: Opinion | School Choice Logic Doesn’t Ap...→

UWS high-rise to remove top floors under new court ruling

UWS high-rise to remove top floors under new court ruling

It was once slated to be the tallest building on the Upper West Side, but it looks like that title will be trimmed thanks to a court ruling. Read full article: UWS high-rise to remove top floors under...→

Manatee Deaths Dropped in Florida During 2019: State

Manatee Deaths Dropped in Florida During 2019: State

State wildlife officials say fewer manatees died in 2019 in Florida compared with the year before Read full article: Manatee Deaths Dropped in Florida During...→

Delaware State Police: 15-Year-Old Girl Shot, Killed Inside New Castle County ApartmentThe incident happened shortly before 10 p.m. on the unit block of Bennett Court in Newport.

Delaware State Police: 15-Year-Old Girl Shot, Killed Inside New Castle County ApartmentThe incident happened shortly before 10 p.m. on the unit block of Bennett Court in Newport.

The victim was identified to CBS3 by her family as Emomi Rivers. Emomi’s family says she was taken from them too soon.... Her brother says Emomi was a loving s [...] Read full article: Delaware State Police: 15-Year-Old Girl ...→

Williams, Walker Carry Load as Florida State Survives Orange

Williams, Walker Carry Load as Florida State Survives Orange

Patrick Williams scored 17 points and pulled down seven rebounds as No. 8 Florida State played without star guard Devin Vassell and held off Syracuse 80-77 Read full article: Williams, Walker Carry Load as Florida S...→

California Supreme Court overturns conviction in killing of California cop 37 years ago

California Supreme Court overturns conviction in killing of California cop 37 years ago

he California Supreme Court decided unanimously Thursday to overturn a man’s conviction in the killing of a Los Angeles Police Department officer 37 years ago [...] Read full article: California Supreme Court overturns convi...→

McConnell Open to Filling Supreme Court Seat in 2020

McConnell Open to Filling Supreme Court Seat in 2020

If one opens up this year, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., is open to filling a seat on the Supreme Court, he told Fox News on Thursday night. Read full article: McConnell Open to Filling Supreme Court ...→

Shannen Doherty blames State Farm for being nearly 'evicted,' forced to sleep on mom's couch: court docs

Shannen Doherty blames State Farm for being nearly 'evicted,' forced to sleep on mom's couch: court docs

Shannen Doherty was once nearly evicted from a rental home and forced to sleep on her mother's couch due to State Farm Insurance company's failure to pay for r [...] Read full article: Shannen Doherty blames State Farm for be...→

Keep on paying: Washington state Supreme Court sides with Sound Transit in car-tab case

Keep on paying: Washington state Supreme Court sides with Sound Transit in car-tab case

Sound Transit may continue to charge car-tab taxes at current rates that often reach hundreds of dollars per vehicle, despite a class-action lawsuit that claim [...] Read full article: Keep on paying: Washington state Supreme...→

Opinion | The Supreme Court in the Mean Season

Opinion | The Supreme Court in the Mean Season

A summary decision kicks an untold number of legal immigrants off the path to citizenship. Read full article: Opinion | The Supreme Court in the Mean ...→

Minnesota DNR appeals court ruling against PolyMet mine

Minnesota DNR appeals court ruling against PolyMet mine

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Wednesday asked the state Supreme Court to overturn a lower court decision that rejected some of the most impo [...] Read full article: Minnesota DNR appeals court ruling again...→

Carrie Severino: 2020 Democrats are looking to 'pack' the Supreme Court with secret picks

Carrie Severino: 2020 Democrats are looking to 'pack' the Supreme Court with secret picks

President Trump was transparent in telling us who he would appoint to the Supreme Court. Democrats should show the same transparency. Read full article: Carrie Severino: 2020 Democrats are look...→

Should Minnesota change the state flag? Some lawmakers say it’s too jumbled — and not so woke.

Should Minnesota change the state flag? Some lawmakers say it’s too jumbled — and not so woke.

There are 67 circles, 19 stars, at least six colors, three dates, a bunch of flowers, one French phrase, and between three and seven pine trees, depending who [...] Read full article: Should Minnesota change the state flag? ...→

Texas asks Supreme Court to overturn California travel ban

Texas asks Supreme Court to overturn California travel ban

The Texas attorney general has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a California law prohibiting state employees from using taxpayer-funded business trips [...] Read full article: Texas asks Supreme Court to overturn Cal...→

Washington state appeals court lets Grant County man withdraw guilty plea to murder charge

Eduardo Ibarra Valencia was charged in November 2015 with first-degree murder and attempted first-degree murder for shooting two of his co-workers at Callahan [...] Read full article: Washington state appeals court lets Gran...→

Washington state agency releases climate-change plan, with calls for more renewable projects

Washington state agency releases climate-change plan, with calls for more renewable projects

The department published its “Plan for Climate Resilience” this week in a 96-page document long on ambition but short on specifics in some areas. Read full article: Washington state agency releases climate...→

Opinion: Only Media Pressure Can Get State Elections Board to Change

Opinion: Only Media Pressure Can Get State Elections Board to Change

In January, a federal judge concluded that the Board of Elections’ practice of rendering voters 'inactive' based on post office errors, and then keeping the na [...] Read full article: Opinion: Only Media Pressure Can Get Sta...→

Wisconsin Supreme Court, 7th Congressional District primaries decided

Wisconsin Supreme Court, 7th Congressional District primaries decided

MADISON, Wis. — Incumbent Justice Dan Kelly and Dane County Circuit Judge Jill Karofsky emerged from a three-way state Supreme Court primary Tuesday, besting M [...] Read full article: Wisconsin Supreme Court, 7th Congression...→

Red-State Utah Creates Long-Term Plan to Tackle Climate Change

Red-State Utah Creates Long-Term Plan to Tackle Climate Change

Utah has created a long-term plan to tackle climate change, a surprising shift for the Republican-led state where lawmakers have publicly questioned climate sc [...] Read full article: Red-State Utah Creates Long-Term Plan to...→

Holder pushes for Supreme Court term limits, says '18 years is enough'

Holder pushes for Supreme Court term limits, says '18 years is enough'

Former Attorney General Eric Holder on Wednesday openly called for 18-year term limits for Supreme Court justices, lending his support to a push that has gaine [...] Read full article: Holder pushes for Supreme Court term lim...→

Florida can't bar felons from vote over fines and fees, court rules

Florida can't bar felons from vote over fines and fees, court rules

The state constitutional amendment was approved overwhelmingly by voters in 2018 to allow most felons who served their time to regain the right to vote. Read full article: Florida can't bar felons from vote over ...→

Federal appeals court blocks enforcement of Florida law restricting right of ex-felons to vote

Federal appeals court blocks enforcement of Florida law restricting right of ex-felons to vote

A federal appeals court issued a ruling in favor of ex-felons challenging a Florida law that restricted their right to vote. Read full article: Federal appeals court blocks enforcement...→

Appeals court upholds Florida amendment restoring felons’ voting rights

Appeals court upholds Florida amendment restoring felons’ voting rights

A federal appeals court ruled Wednesday to block a Florida law that would have made the restoration of voting rights contingent upon the payment of court-impos [...] Read full article: Appeals court upholds Florida amendment ...→

Court: Florida Can't Bar Felons From Vote for Fines, Fees

Court: Florida Can't Bar Felons From Vote for Fines, Fees

Florida cannot bar felons who served their time from registering to vote simply because they have failed to pay all fines and fees stemming from their cases, a [...] Read full article: Court: Florida Can't Bar Felons From Vot...→

Court: Florida can’t bar felons from vote over fines, fees

Court: Florida can’t bar felons from vote over fines, fees

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida cannot bar felons who served their time from registering to vote simply because they have failed to pay all fines... Read full article: Court: Florida can’t bar felons from vot...→

Federal Appeals Court Rules Florida Can’t Bar Felons From Vote Over Fines, Fees

Federal Appeals Court Rules Florida Can’t Bar Felons From Vote Over Fines, Fees

A federal appeals court has ruled that Florida cannot bar felons who served their time from registering to vote simply because they have failed to pay all fine [...] Read full article: Federal Appeals Court Rules Florida Can’...→

Florida can't bar felons from registering to vote over fees and fines, court rules

Florida can't bar felons from registering to vote over fees and fines, court rules

As many as 1.6 million Florida felons who have completed their prison sentences could regain voting privileges under Amendment 4. Read full article: Florida can't bar felons from registerin...→

Supreme Court lawyer calls Donald Trump's actions

Supreme Court lawyer calls Donald Trump's actions "lawless" and "unprecedented" after pardons

Neal Katyal said the country had a "robust tradition of law" and suggested it would "find a way to catch up" with the president Read full article: Supreme Court lawyer calls Donald Trump'...→

Opinion | School Choice Logic Doesn’t Apply Here. Does the Supreme Court Get That?

Opinion | School Choice Logic Doesn’t Apply Here. Does the Supreme Court Get That?

The Montana education system was designed for fairness and pulling together. The justices should appreciate that legacy. Read full article: Opinion | School Choice Logic Doesn’t Ap...→

Court rules man can have 'IM GOD' license plate, state must pay attorney fees

Court rules man can have 'IM GOD' license plate, state must pay attorney fees

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet must pay attorney fees for a man who was denied a personalized license plate reading "IM GOD," according to a U.S. District [...] Read full article: Court rules man can have 'IM GOD' licens...→

UWS high-rise to remove top floors under new court ruling

UWS high-rise to remove top floors under new court ruling

It was once slated to be the tallest building on the Upper West Side, but it looks like that title will be trimmed thanks to a court ruling. Read full article: UWS high-rise to remove top floors under...→

Florida State Fair: Fried food, fast rides and a marriage proposal

Florida State Fair: Fried food, fast rides and a marriage proposal

While we say goodbye to the fried food, sky-high rides and unbelievable fun that comes along with the Florida State Fair, one local couple is saying hello to t [...] Read full article: Florida State Fair: Fried food, fast rid...→

Manatee Deaths Dropped in Florida During 2019: State

Manatee Deaths Dropped in Florida During 2019: State

State wildlife officials say fewer manatees died in 2019 in Florida compared with the year before Read full article: Manatee Deaths Dropped in Florida During...→

Almost half of UWS tower would have to be removed under new court ruling

Almost half of UWS tower would have to be removed under new court ruling

That’s quite the haircut. A court ruling this past week could lead to a dramatic trimming of the nearly completed 200 Amsterdam Avenue, currently the tallest t [...] Read full article: Almost half of UWS tower would have to b...→

Delaware State Police: 15-Year-Old Girl Shot, Killed Inside New Castle County ApartmentThe incident happened shortly before 10 p.m. on the unit block of Bennett Court in Newport.

Delaware State Police: 15-Year-Old Girl Shot, Killed Inside New Castle County ApartmentThe incident happened shortly before 10 p.m. on the unit block of Bennett Court in Newport.

The victim was identified to CBS3 by her family as Emomi Rivers. Emomi’s family says she was taken from them too soon.... Her brother says Emomi was a loving s [...] Read full article: Delaware State Police: 15-Year-Old Girl ...→

Opinion: Recent Court Ruling Shows Need for Measure A in San Diego County - Times of San Diego

Measure A specifically aims to prevent reckless developments that put people and property at risk from wildfires and increase taxpayer burdens. Read full article: Opinion: Recent Court Ruling Shows Need ...→

Williams, Walker Carry Load as Florida State Survives Orange

Williams, Walker Carry Load as Florida State Survives Orange

Patrick Williams scored 17 points and pulled down seven rebounds as No. 8 Florida State played without star guard Devin Vassell and held off Syracuse 80-77 Read full article: Williams, Walker Carry Load as Florida S...→

Fate of Florida death row inmates uncertain after court ruling

Fate of Florida death row inmates uncertain after court ruling

In the wake of a landmark Florida Supreme Court decision, dozens of death row inmates in the state seeking resentencing now don't know what their future holds. Read full article: Fate of Florida death row inmates uncert...→

California Supreme Court overturns conviction in killing of California cop 37 years ago

California Supreme Court overturns conviction in killing of California cop 37 years ago

he California Supreme Court decided unanimously Thursday to overturn a man’s conviction in the killing of a Los Angeles Police Department officer 37 years ago [...] Read full article: California Supreme Court overturns convi...→

California Supreme Court Rules Apple Must Pay Store Workers During Bag Searches

California Supreme Court Rules Apple Must Pay Store Workers During Bag Searches

The California Supreme Court ruled unanimously in San Francisco Thursday that Apple Inc. workers must be paid for the time they spend undergoing searches of th [...] Read full article: California Supreme Court Rules Apple Mus...→

McConnell Open to Filling Supreme Court Seat in 2020

McConnell Open to Filling Supreme Court Seat in 2020

If one opens up this year, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., is open to filling a seat on the Supreme Court, he told Fox News on Thursday night. Read full article: McConnell Open to Filling Supreme Court ...→

7 historic Supreme Court decisions

7 historic Supreme Court decisions

The U.S. Supreme Court has issued rulings on some of the most important issues facing Americans.  Read full article: 7 historic Supreme Court decisions...→

Shannen Doherty blames State Farm for being nearly 'evicted,' forced to sleep on mom's couch: court docs

Shannen Doherty blames State Farm for being nearly 'evicted,' forced to sleep on mom's couch: court docs

Shannen Doherty was once nearly evicted from a rental home and forced to sleep on her mother's couch due to State Farm Insurance company's failure to pay for r [...] Read full article: Shannen Doherty blames State Farm for be...→

Ohio State football players charged with rape make 1st court appearances

Ohio State football players charged with rape make 1st court appearances

Ohio State football players accused of rape appeared in court Thursday in Franklin County, Ohio. Read full article: Ohio State football players charged with...→

Keep on paying: Washington state Supreme Court sides with Sound Transit in car-tab case

Keep on paying: Washington state Supreme Court sides with Sound Transit in car-tab case

Sound Transit may continue to charge car-tab taxes at current rates that often reach hundreds of dollars per vehicle, despite a class-action lawsuit that claim [...] Read full article: Keep on paying: Washington state Supreme...→

Lawsuit alleging bid rigging, bribery behind DIA concession deal has new life after appeals court ruling

Lawsuit alleging bid rigging, bribery behind DIA concession deal has new life after appeals court ruling

The Colorado Court of Appeals has ruled that a lawsuit alleging bid-rigging and bribery in the process that brought Tom’s Urban Kitchen & Brewery, two Smashbur [...] Read full article: Lawsuit alleging bid rigging, bribery be...→

Opinion | The Supreme Court in the Mean Season

Opinion | The Supreme Court in the Mean Season

A summary decision kicks an untold number of legal immigrants off the path to citizenship. Read full article: Opinion | The Supreme Court in the Mean ...→

Florida State Fair improves security with 550 new surveillance cameras

Florida State Fair improves security with 550 new surveillance cameras

As thousands of people visit the Florida State Fair, the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office is continuously looking for ways to improve security. Read full article: Florida State Fair improves security wit...→

Minnesota DNR appeals court ruling against PolyMet mine

Minnesota DNR appeals court ruling against PolyMet mine

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Wednesday asked the state Supreme Court to overturn a lower court decision that rejected some of the most impo [...] Read full article: Minnesota DNR appeals court ruling again...→

Minnesota DNR Appeals Court Ruling Against PolyMet Copper-Nickel Mine

Minnesota DNR Appeals Court Ruling Against PolyMet Copper-Nickel Mine

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Wednesday asked the state Supreme Court to overturn a lower court decision that rejected some of the most impo [...] Read full article: Minnesota DNR Appeals Court Ruling Again...→

Who are the longest serving Supreme Court justices?

Who are the longest serving Supreme Court justices?

Supreme Court picks are often a major issue in presidential elections, given that justices serve lifetime appointments unless they choose to retire. Here are t [...] Read full article: Who are the longest serving Supreme Cour...→

Who are the 9 justices of the Supreme Court?

Who are the 9 justices of the Supreme Court?

The U.S. Supreme Court is currently comprised of nine justices who serve lifetime appointments after being confirmed by the U.S. Senate. Here is some backgroun [...] Read full article: Who are the 9 justices of the Supreme Co...→

Carrie Severino: 2020 Democrats are looking to 'pack' the Supreme Court with secret picks

Carrie Severino: 2020 Democrats are looking to 'pack' the Supreme Court with secret picks

President Trump was transparent in telling us who he would appoint to the Supreme Court. Democrats should show the same transparency. Read full article: Carrie Severino: 2020 Democrats are look...→

Texas asks U.S. Supreme Court to repeal California’s travel ban against states with ‘discriminatory’ laws

Texas asks U.S. Supreme Court to repeal California’s travel ban against states with ‘discriminatory’ laws

The Texas attorney general has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a California law prohibiting state employees from using taxpayer-funded business trips [...] Read full article: Texas asks U.S. Supreme Court to repeal ...→

Upcoming Supreme Court cases put private schools’ ‘ministerial exception’ in spotlight

Upcoming Supreme Court cases put private schools’ ‘ministerial exception’ in spotlight

Religious school associations and Republican members of Congress are marshaling support for an April showdown in the Supreme Court over the “ministerial except [...] Read full article: Upcoming Supreme Court cases put private...→

Should Minnesota change the state flag? Some lawmakers say it’s too jumbled — and not so woke.

Should Minnesota change the state flag? Some lawmakers say it’s too jumbled — and not so woke.

There are 67 circles, 19 stars, at least six colors, three dates, a bunch of flowers, one French phrase, and between three and seven pine trees, depending who [...] Read full article: Should Minnesota change the state flag? ...→

Parents of slain Bowie State student lobby for change to Maryland hate-crime laws | WTOP

The parents of Richard Collins III, who was murdered at a bus stop in College Park in 2017, joined lawmakers in Annapolis to change the state’s hate-crime laws [...] Read full article: Parents of slain Bowie State student lob...→

Texas asks Supreme Court to overturn California travel ban

Texas asks Supreme Court to overturn California travel ban

The Texas attorney general has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a California law prohibiting state employees from using taxpayer-funded business trips [...] Read full article: Texas asks Supreme Court to overturn Cal...→