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'Dumbest' judge seeks state Supreme Court seat again

'Dumbest' judge seeks state Supreme Court seat again

Former West Virginia Supreme Court Justice Richard Neely, who once jokingly called himself "America's laziest and dumbest judge" in an advertisement, says he'll seek a seat on the court again in 2020 Read full article:: 'Dumbest' judge seeks state Supreme Cour...→

'Dumbest' judge seeks state Supreme Court seat again

'Dumbest' judge seeks state Supreme Court seat again

Former West Virginia Supreme Court Justice Richard Neely, who once jokingly called himself "America's laziest and dumbest judge" in an advertisement, says he'll seek a seat on the court again in 2020 Read full article:: 'Dumbest' judge seeks state Supreme Cour...→

Census Bureau seeks state data, including citizenship info

Census Bureau seeks state data, including citizenship info

Experts caution that inaccuracies in state motor vehicle records also make them a poor choice for tracking citizenship, if that is the bureau’s goal. Read full article:: Census Bureau seeks state data, includin...→

Census Bureau seeks state data, including citizenship info

The U.S. Census Bureau is asking states for drivers’ license records that typically include citizenship data and has made a new request for information on recipients of government assistance … Read full article:: Census Bureau seeks state data, includin...→

Census Bureau Seeks State Data, Including Citizenship Info

Census Bureau Seeks State Data, Including Citizenship Info

The U.S. Census Bureau is asking states for drivers' license records that typically include citizenship data and has made a new request for information on recipients of government assistance after the U.S. Read full article:: Census Bureau Seeks State Data, Includin...→

Leftist Dark Money Group Pushes Scheme to Pack Supreme Court with Liberal Justices | Breitbart

Leftist Dark Money Group Pushes Scheme to Pack Supreme Court with Liberal Justices | Breitbart

Demand Justice, an organization founded by former members of Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign and associated with a secretive “social welfare organization” financed by billionaire activist George Soros, is pushing a scheme to pack the Supreme Court with liberal justices by adding new seats to the nation’s highest court. | Politics Read full article:: Leftist Dark Money Group Pushes Scheme t...→

Mexican Government Seeks Mass Graves in Shuttered Border State Prison

Mexican Government Seeks Mass Graves in Shuttered Border State Prison

Mexican authorities are searching for mass graves inside a recently closed state prison with a long history of being run by Los Zetas Cartel. Read full article:: Mexican Government Seeks Mass Graves in ...→

Minnesota Supreme Court sides with Brainerd firefighters union in department restructuring

Minnesota Supreme Court sides with Brainerd firefighters union in department restructuring

The Minnesota Supreme Court ruled the city of Brainerd violated state labor laws by restructuring the paid fire department and dissolving the union, resulting in five full-time equipment operators … Read full article:: Minnesota Supreme Court sides with Brain...→

‘Dumbest’ judge Neely seeks WVa Supreme Court seat again | WTOP

‘Dumbest’ judge Neely seeks WVa Supreme Court seat again | WTOP

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A former West Virginia Supreme Court justice who once joked that he was “America’s laziest and dumbest judge” announced Wednesday that he’ll seek a seat on the court again… Read full article:: ‘Dumbest’ judge Neely seeks WVa Supreme ...→

DA Rollins pushes for safe injection sites in Bay State after Philadelphia court ruling

DA Rollins pushes for safe injection sites in Bay State after Philadelphia court ruling

Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins is pressing for supervised injection sites to open in Massachusetts, despite U.S. Attorney Andrew Lelling vowing his office would crack down on any … Read full article:: DA Rollins pushes for safe injection sit...→

‘Dumbest’ judge seeks West Virginia Supreme Court seat again

‘Dumbest’ judge seeks West Virginia Supreme Court seat again

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A former West Virginia Supreme Court justice who once joked that he was "America's laziest and dumbest judge" announced Wednesday that he'll seek a seat on the court again next year. Richard Neely was elected to the... Read full article:: ‘Dumbest’ judge seeks West Virginia Supr...→

Nonprofit Colorado Rising asks district court judge to halt new oil and gas development until rulemaking is complete

Nonprofit Colorado Rising asks district court judge to halt new oil and gas development until rulemaking is complete

Anti-fracking nonprofit Colorado Rising is asking a Colorado District Court judge to force the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission to temporarily ban issuing new oil and gas permits until … Read full article:: Nonprofit Colorado Rising asks district ...→

Alaska Supreme Court to hear youths' climate change lawsuit

Alaska Supreme Court to hear youths' climate change lawsuit

Attorneys for 16 young Alaskans who sued over state climate change policy are expected to argue their case before Alaska Supreme Court justices on Wednesday Read full article:: Alaska Supreme Court to hear youths' cli...→

WNY native Judge Carroll Kelly starring in Protection Court on CW 23

WNY native Judge Carroll Kelly starring in Protection Court on CW 23

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB)–Judge Carroll Kelly grew up in Kenmore and went to Amherst High School. Now you can watch her on her show Protection Court which started two weeks ago. She stopped by New… Read full article:: WNY native Judge Carroll Kelly starring ...→

Supreme Court arguments in LGBTQ discrimination cases highlight

Supreme Court arguments in LGBTQ discrimination cases highlight "workplace showers" and "a parade of horribles"

The Supreme Court kicked off arguments in a number of discrimination cases that could reshape the legal landscape for LGBTQ workers across the country. Read full article:: Supreme Court arguments in LGBTQ discrim...→

Divided Supreme Court weighs LGBT people’s rights

The big question in two highly anticipated cases that filled the courtroom was whether one of the court’s conservatives might join the court’s four liberals. Read full article:: Divided Supreme Court weighs LGBT people...→

Divided Supreme Court weighs LGBT people's rights

A seemingly divided Supreme Court struggled Tuesday over whether a landmark civil rights law protects LGBT people from discrimination in employment, with one conservative justice wondering if... Read full article:: Divided Supreme Court weighs LGBT people...→

Christian florist appeals to Supreme Court over same-sex wedding case

Christian florist appeals to Supreme Court over same-sex wedding case

A Christian florist is appealing to the Supreme Court after Washington state’s highest court ruled against her for refusing to create floral arrangements for a same-sex wedding, saying it violated her faith. Read full article:: Christian florist appeals to Supreme Cou...→

High court to consider state role in prosecuting immigrants

High court to consider state role in prosecuting immigrants

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments this week over whether states have the authority to prosecute immigrants for using false Social Security numbers to work unlawfully in the United States Read full article:: High court to consider state role in pro...→

California bills seeks to ban 'lunch shaming,' will guarantee state-funded meals for students

California bills seeks to ban 'lunch shaming,' will guarantee state-funded meals for students

A new California bill hopes that "lunch shaming" will be a thing of the past as it guarantees that students in schools will receive state-funded lunches, even if their parents have failed to pay meal fees. Read full article:: California bills seeks to ban 'lunch sha...→

Supreme Court adds abortion regulation case to election-year docket

Supreme Court adds abortion regulation case to election-year docket

The Supreme Court is adding an abortion case to its busy election-year docket. The justices have agreed to take up a Louisiana law that could leave the state with just one clinic. Read full article:: Supreme Court adds abortion regulation c...→

State senator files complaint against judge who jailed man for missing jury duty

State senator files complaint against judge who jailed man for missing jury duty

A Florida state senator wants the judge who jailed a man for missing jury duty removed from the bench. Read full article:: State senator files complaint against ju...→

Brooklyn Supreme Court judge faces obstruction of justice charge

Brooklyn Supreme Court judge faces obstruction of justice charge

A sitting Brooklyn Supreme Court justice has been arrested for attempting to obstruct a federal investigation into a multi-million dollar fraud scheme at the Municipal Credit Union — where sh… Read full article:: Brooklyn Supreme Court judge faces obstr...→

Another Kavanaugh confirmation book on the way, this one claiming Republicans plotted 'takeover' of Supreme Court

Another Kavanaugh confirmation book on the way, this one claiming Republicans plotted 'takeover' of Supreme Court

Another book critical of Justice Brett Kavanaugh is set to hit the stands, claiming to paint a picture of how conservatives finally "triumphed" in "their takeover of the Supreme Court." Read full article:: Another Kavanaugh confirmation book on t...→

Kids take climate change fight to Alaska Supreme Court

Kids take climate change fight to Alaska Supreme Court

A lawsuit brought by 16 Alaska youths that claims climate change will devastate the environment and interfere with their rights to life and liberty. Read full article:: Kids take climate change fight to Alaska...→

Judge won’t dismiss Washington state case on wages of immigrant detainees

Judge won’t dismiss Washington state case on wages of immigrant detainees

The legal questions remaining in the case are thorny enough that the matter can't immediately be decided, the judge said. Read full article:: Judge won’t dismiss Washington state cas...→

Supreme Court Decision Could Open Challenges to Miami-Dade's LGBTQ+ Protections

Supreme Court Decision Could Open Challenges to Miami-Dade's LGBTQ+ Protections

The nation's highest court will soon decide if it's legal to fire someone based on gender identity or sexual orientation — and Florida activists are watching closely to see how the decision will impact the LGBTQ+ community in the Sunshine State. Read full article:: Supreme Court Decision Could Open Challe...→

Youths’ climate change lawsuit goes to Alaska Supreme Court

Youths’ climate change lawsuit goes to Alaska Supreme Court

The Alaska Supreme Court will hear arguments Wednesday in a lawsuit that claims state policy on fossil fuels is harming the constitutional right of young Alaskans to a safe climate. Read full article:: Youths’ climate change lawsuit goes to A...→

Alaska Supreme Court to hear youths’ climate change lawsuit | WTOP

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Attorneys for 12 young Alaskans who sued over state climate change policy are expected to argue their case before Alaska Supreme Court justices on Wednesday. Read full article:: Alaska Supreme Court to hear youths’ cli...→

Divided Supreme Court weighs LGBTQ people’s rights

Divided Supreme Court weighs LGBTQ people’s rights

A seemingly divided Supreme Court struggled Tuesday over whether a landmark civil rights law protects LGBTQ people from discrimination in employment, with one conservative justice wondering if the … Read full article:: Divided Supreme Court weighs LGBTQ peopl...→

Supreme Court Considers Whether L.G.B.T. Workers Are Protected by the Civil Rights Act

Supreme Court Considers Whether L.G.B.T. Workers Are Protected by the Civil Rights Act

Justices seemed divided along predictable lines. But there was a possible exception: Neil Gorsuch, a member of the court’s conservative majority, whose questions suggested his vote might be in play. Read full article:: Supreme Court Considers Whether L.G.B.T....→

Census Bureau seeks state data, including citizenship info

Census Bureau seeks state data, including citizenship info

The U.S. Census Bureau is asking states for drivers’ license records that typically include citizenship data and has made a new request for information on recipients of government assistance, alarming some civil rights advocates. Read full article:: Census Bureau seeks state data, includin...→

Census Bureau seeks state data, including citizenship info

The U.S. Census Bureau is asking states for drivers’ license records that typically include citizenship data and has made a new request for information on recipients of government assistance … Read full article:: Census Bureau seeks state data, includin...→

Anxiety over Supreme Court arguments pervades Coming Out Day | WTOP

Anxiety over Supreme Court arguments pervades Coming Out Day | WTOP

National Coming Out Day festivities were tempered this year by anxiety that some LGBT folk may have to go back into the closet so they can make a living, depending on what the Supreme Court decides… Read full article:: Anxiety over Supreme Court arguments per...→

NY State Judge Arrested for Alleged Obstruction of Justice

NY State Judge Arrested for Alleged Obstruction of Justice

A New York state judge has been arrested on obstruction of justice and conspiracy charges in connection with a multi-million dollar fraud scheme at the Municipal Credit Union, law enforcement officials said. Read full article:: NY State Judge Arrested for Alleged Obst...→

State Sen. Wants Fla. Judge Probed for Jury Duty Jailing

State Sen. Wants Fla. Judge Probed for Jury Duty Jailing

A Florida state senator is calling for an investigation of a judge who sentenced a 21-year-old black man to 10 days in jail for missing jury duty, The Palm Beach Post reported Wednesday. Read full article:: State Sen. Wants Fla. Judge Probed for J...→

Central figures in Supreme Court LGBTQ discrimination cases speak out

Central figures in Supreme Court LGBTQ discrimination cases speak out

Gerald Bostock, Melissa Zarda and the ACLU’s Chase Strangio reflect on their historic day in court. Read full article:: Central figures in Supreme Court LGBTQ d...→

New State Law Seeks To Unmask Property Owners Behind LLCs

New State Law Seeks To Unmask Property Owners Behind LLCs

The rule threatens to upend a decades-long practice by wealthy buyers of New York City real estate seeking to cloak their purchases in anonymity, sometimes for nefarious reasons. Read full article:: New State Law Seeks To Unmask Property O...→

Presidential historian warns

Presidential historian warns "we're heading toward a 'U.S. v. Trump' Supreme Court case," calls Nixon's actions "sedate" compared to Trump's

The historian related Attorney General William Barr to former Attorney General John Mitchell, who left the Justice Department to work on Nixon's re-election campaign. Read full article:: Presidential historian warns "we're head...→

More than 100 protestors were arrested Tuesday, as the Supreme Court heard arguements in two pivotal LGBTQ rights cases

More than 100 protestors were arrested Tuesday, as the Supreme Court heard arguements in two pivotal LGBTQ rights cases

As the Supreme Court heard arguments in two cases involving LGBTQ employment rights, over 100 protesters were reportedly arrested. Read full article:: More than 100 protestors were arrested T...→

Supreme Court hears LI LGBT discrimination suit

Supreme Court hears LI LGBT discrimination suit

About two dozen people rallied in Hauppauge Tuesday morning, ahead of Supreme Court arguments in the case of a man who said he was fired from a Calverton skydiving company because he was gay. The suit Read full article:: Supreme Court hears LI LGBT discriminati...→

Five Colorado universities join amicus brief asking Supreme Court to protect DACA

Five Colorado universities join amicus brief asking Supreme Court to protect DACA

More than 150 universities from across the country joined an amicus brief filed Friday in the upcoming U.S. Supreme Court case about Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, the Obama-era program th… Read full article:: Five Colorado universities join amicus b...→

New Supreme Court Term To Take On Issues Including Gay Rights, Abortion

New Supreme Court Term To Take On Issues Including Gay Rights, Abortion

The Supreme Court reconvened this week to render verdicts on issues that will touch on several significant facets of American society including Roe v. Wade, gun rights, and discrimination protections for LGBTQ individuals. What do you think? Read full article:: New Supreme Court Term To Take On Issues...→

Census Bureau seeks state data, including citizenship info

Census Bureau seeks state data, including citizenship info

Experts caution that inaccuracies in state motor vehicle records also make them a poor choice for tracking citizenship, if that is the bureau’s goal. Read full article:: Census Bureau seeks state data, includin...→

Census Bureau seeks state data, including citizenship info

Census Bureau seeks state data, including citizenship info

The U.S. Census Bureau is asking states for drivers’ license records that typically include citizenship data and has made a new request for information on recipients of government assistance, alarming some civil rights advocates. Read full article:: Census Bureau seeks state data, includin...→

Christian florist appeals to Supreme Court over same-sex wedding case

Christian florist appeals to Supreme Court over same-sex wedding case

A Christian florist is appealing to the Supreme Court after Washington state’s highest court ruled against her for refusing to create floral arrangements for a same-sex wedding, saying it violated her faith. Read full article:: Christian florist appeals to Supreme Cou...→

Census Bureau Seeks State Data, Including Citizenship Info

Census Bureau Seeks State Data, Including Citizenship Info

The U.S. Census Bureau is asking states for drivers' license records that typically include citizenship data and has made a new request for information on recipients of government assistance after the U.S. Read full article:: Census Bureau Seeks State Data, Includin...→

Census Bureau seeks state data, including citizenship info

The U.S. Census Bureau is asking states for drivers’ license records that typically include citizenship data and has made a new request for information on recipients of government assistance … Read full article:: Census Bureau seeks state data, includin...→

California bills seeks to ban 'lunch shaming,' will guarantee state-funded meals for students

California bills seeks to ban 'lunch shaming,' will guarantee state-funded meals for students

A new California bill hopes that "lunch shaming" will be a thing of the past as it guarantees that students in schools will receive state-funded lunches, even if their parents have failed to pay meal fees. Read full article:: California bills seeks to ban 'lunch sha...→

Leftist Dark Money Group Pushes Scheme to Pack Supreme Court with Liberal Justices | Breitbart

Leftist Dark Money Group Pushes Scheme to Pack Supreme Court with Liberal Justices | Breitbart

Demand Justice, an organization founded by former members of Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign and associated with a secretive “social welfare organization” financed by billionaire activist George Soros, is pushing a scheme to pack the Supreme Court with liberal justices by adding new seats to the nation’s highest court. | Politics Read full article:: Leftist Dark Money Group Pushes Scheme t...→

State senator files complaint against judge who jailed man for missing jury duty

State senator files complaint against judge who jailed man for missing jury duty

A Florida state senator wants the judge who jailed a man for missing jury duty removed from the bench. Read full article:: State senator files complaint against ju...→

Mexican Government Seeks Mass Graves in Shuttered Border State Prison

Mexican Government Seeks Mass Graves in Shuttered Border State Prison

Mexican authorities are searching for mass graves inside a recently closed state prison with a long history of being run by Los Zetas Cartel. Read full article:: Mexican Government Seeks Mass Graves in ...→

NY State Judge Arrested for Alleged Obstruction of Justice

NY State Judge Arrested for Alleged Obstruction of Justice

A New York state judge has been arrested on obstruction of justice and conspiracy charges in connection with a multi-million dollar fraud scheme at the Municipal Credit Union, law enforcement officials said. Read full article:: NY State Judge Arrested for Alleged Obst...→

Another Kavanaugh confirmation book on the way, this one claiming Republicans plotted 'takeover' of Supreme Court

Another Kavanaugh confirmation book on the way, this one claiming Republicans plotted 'takeover' of Supreme Court

Another book critical of Justice Brett Kavanaugh is set to hit the stands, claiming to paint a picture of how conservatives finally "triumphed" in "their takeover of the Supreme Court." Read full article:: Another Kavanaugh confirmation book on t...→

‘Dumbest’ judge Neely seeks WVa Supreme Court seat again | WTOP

‘Dumbest’ judge Neely seeks WVa Supreme Court seat again | WTOP

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A former West Virginia Supreme Court justice who once joked that he was “America’s laziest and dumbest judge” announced Wednesday that he’ll seek a seat on the court again… Read full article:: ‘Dumbest’ judge Neely seeks WVa Supreme ...→

State Sen. Wants Fla. Judge Probed for Jury Duty Jailing

State Sen. Wants Fla. Judge Probed for Jury Duty Jailing

A Florida state senator is calling for an investigation of a judge who sentenced a 21-year-old black man to 10 days in jail for missing jury duty, The Palm Beach Post reported Wednesday. Read full article:: State Sen. Wants Fla. Judge Probed for J...→

Judge won’t dismiss Washington state case on wages of immigrant detainees

Judge won’t dismiss Washington state case on wages of immigrant detainees

The legal questions remaining in the case are thorny enough that the matter can't immediately be decided, the judge said. Read full article:: Judge won’t dismiss Washington state cas...→

‘Dumbest’ judge seeks West Virginia Supreme Court seat again

‘Dumbest’ judge seeks West Virginia Supreme Court seat again

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A former West Virginia Supreme Court justice who once joked that he was "America's laziest and dumbest judge" announced Wednesday that he'll seek a seat on the court again next year. Richard Neely was elected to the... Read full article:: ‘Dumbest’ judge seeks West Virginia Supr...→

New State Law Seeks To Unmask Property Owners Behind LLCs

New State Law Seeks To Unmask Property Owners Behind LLCs

The rule threatens to upend a decades-long practice by wealthy buyers of New York City real estate seeking to cloak their purchases in anonymity, sometimes for nefarious reasons. Read full article:: New State Law Seeks To Unmask Property O...→

Youths’ climate change lawsuit goes to Alaska Supreme Court

Youths’ climate change lawsuit goes to Alaska Supreme Court

The Alaska Supreme Court will hear arguments Wednesday in a lawsuit that claims state policy on fossil fuels is harming the constitutional right of young Alaskans to a safe climate. Read full article:: Youths’ climate change lawsuit goes to A...→

Alaska Supreme Court to hear youths' climate change lawsuit

Alaska Supreme Court to hear youths' climate change lawsuit

Attorneys for 16 young Alaskans who sued over state climate change policy are expected to argue their case before Alaska Supreme Court justices on Wednesday Read full article:: Alaska Supreme Court to hear youths' cli...→

More than 100 protestors were arrested Tuesday, as the Supreme Court heard arguements in two pivotal LGBTQ rights cases

More than 100 protestors were arrested Tuesday, as the Supreme Court heard arguements in two pivotal LGBTQ rights cases

As the Supreme Court heard arguments in two cases involving LGBTQ employment rights, over 100 protesters were reportedly arrested. Read full article:: More than 100 protestors were arrested T...→

Divided Supreme Court weighs LGBTQ people’s rights

Divided Supreme Court weighs LGBTQ people’s rights

A seemingly divided Supreme Court struggled Tuesday over whether a landmark civil rights law protects LGBTQ people from discrimination in employment, with one conservative justice wondering if the … Read full article:: Divided Supreme Court weighs LGBTQ peopl...→

Supreme Court arguments in LGBTQ discrimination cases highlight

Supreme Court arguments in LGBTQ discrimination cases highlight "workplace showers" and "a parade of horribles"

The Supreme Court kicked off arguments in a number of discrimination cases that could reshape the legal landscape for LGBTQ workers across the country. Read full article:: Supreme Court arguments in LGBTQ discrim...→

Five Colorado universities join amicus brief asking Supreme Court to protect DACA

Five Colorado universities join amicus brief asking Supreme Court to protect DACA

More than 150 universities from across the country joined an amicus brief filed Friday in the upcoming U.S. Supreme Court case about Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, the Obama-era program th… Read full article:: Five Colorado universities join amicus b...→

Divided Supreme Court weighs LGBT people's rights

A seemingly divided Supreme Court struggled Tuesday over whether a landmark civil rights law protects LGBT people from discrimination in employment, with one conservative justice wondering if... Read full article:: Divided Supreme Court weighs LGBT people...→

Census Bureau seeks state data, including citizenship info

The U.S. Census Bureau is asking states for drivers’ license records that typically include citizenship data and has made a new request for information on recipients of government assistance … Read full article:: Census Bureau seeks state data, includin...→

High court to consider state role in prosecuting immigrants

High court to consider state role in prosecuting immigrants

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments this week over whether states have the authority to prosecute immigrants for using false Social Security numbers to work unlawfully in the United States Read full article:: High court to consider state role in pro...→

Anxiety over Supreme Court arguments pervades Coming Out Day | WTOP

Anxiety over Supreme Court arguments pervades Coming Out Day | WTOP

National Coming Out Day festivities were tempered this year by anxiety that some LGBT folk may have to go back into the closet so they can make a living, depending on what the Supreme Court decides… Read full article:: Anxiety over Supreme Court arguments per...→

Supreme Court adds abortion regulation case to election-year docket

Supreme Court adds abortion regulation case to election-year docket

The Supreme Court is adding an abortion case to its busy election-year docket. The justices have agreed to take up a Louisiana law that could leave the state with just one clinic. Read full article:: Supreme Court adds abortion regulation c...→

Brooklyn Supreme Court judge faces obstruction of justice charge

Brooklyn Supreme Court judge faces obstruction of justice charge

A sitting Brooklyn Supreme Court justice has been arrested for attempting to obstruct a federal investigation into a multi-million dollar fraud scheme at the Municipal Credit Union — where sh… Read full article:: Brooklyn Supreme Court judge faces obstr...→

Minnesota Supreme Court sides with Brainerd firefighters union in department restructuring

Minnesota Supreme Court sides with Brainerd firefighters union in department restructuring

The Minnesota Supreme Court ruled the city of Brainerd violated state labor laws by restructuring the paid fire department and dissolving the union, resulting in five full-time equipment operators … Read full article:: Minnesota Supreme Court sides with Brain...→

Kids take climate change fight to Alaska Supreme Court

Kids take climate change fight to Alaska Supreme Court

A lawsuit brought by 16 Alaska youths that claims climate change will devastate the environment and interfere with their rights to life and liberty. Read full article:: Kids take climate change fight to Alaska...→

DA Rollins pushes for safe injection sites in Bay State after Philadelphia court ruling

DA Rollins pushes for safe injection sites in Bay State after Philadelphia court ruling

Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins is pressing for supervised injection sites to open in Massachusetts, despite U.S. Attorney Andrew Lelling vowing his office would crack down on any … Read full article:: DA Rollins pushes for safe injection sit...→

Central figures in Supreme Court LGBTQ discrimination cases speak out

Central figures in Supreme Court LGBTQ discrimination cases speak out

Gerald Bostock, Melissa Zarda and the ACLU’s Chase Strangio reflect on their historic day in court. Read full article:: Central figures in Supreme Court LGBTQ d...→

Supreme Court Decision Could Open Challenges to Miami-Dade's LGBTQ+ Protections

Supreme Court Decision Could Open Challenges to Miami-Dade's LGBTQ+ Protections

The nation's highest court will soon decide if it's legal to fire someone based on gender identity or sexual orientation — and Florida activists are watching closely to see how the decision will impact the LGBTQ+ community in the Sunshine State. Read full article:: Supreme Court Decision Could Open Challe...→

Nonprofit Colorado Rising asks district court judge to halt new oil and gas development until rulemaking is complete

Nonprofit Colorado Rising asks district court judge to halt new oil and gas development until rulemaking is complete

Anti-fracking nonprofit Colorado Rising is asking a Colorado District Court judge to force the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission to temporarily ban issuing new oil and gas permits until … Read full article:: Nonprofit Colorado Rising asks district ...→

Presidential historian warns

Presidential historian warns "we're heading toward a 'U.S. v. Trump' Supreme Court case," calls Nixon's actions "sedate" compared to Trump's

The historian related Attorney General William Barr to former Attorney General John Mitchell, who left the Justice Department to work on Nixon's re-election campaign. Read full article:: Presidential historian warns "we're head...→

Alaska Supreme Court to hear youths’ climate change lawsuit | WTOP

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Attorneys for 12 young Alaskans who sued over state climate change policy are expected to argue their case before Alaska Supreme Court justices on Wednesday. Read full article:: Alaska Supreme Court to hear youths’ cli...→

WNY native Judge Carroll Kelly starring in Protection Court on CW 23

WNY native Judge Carroll Kelly starring in Protection Court on CW 23

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB)–Judge Carroll Kelly grew up in Kenmore and went to Amherst High School. Now you can watch her on her show Protection Court which started two weeks ago. She stopped by New… Read full article:: WNY native Judge Carroll Kelly starring ...→

Supreme Court hears LI LGBT discrimination suit

Supreme Court hears LI LGBT discrimination suit

About two dozen people rallied in Hauppauge Tuesday morning, ahead of Supreme Court arguments in the case of a man who said he was fired from a Calverton skydiving company because he was gay. The suit Read full article:: Supreme Court hears LI LGBT discriminati...→

Supreme Court Considers Whether L.G.B.T. Workers Are Protected by the Civil Rights Act

Supreme Court Considers Whether L.G.B.T. Workers Are Protected by the Civil Rights Act

Justices seemed divided along predictable lines. But there was a possible exception: Neil Gorsuch, a member of the court’s conservative majority, whose questions suggested his vote might be in play. Read full article:: Supreme Court Considers Whether L.G.B.T....→

Divided Supreme Court weighs LGBT people’s rights

The big question in two highly anticipated cases that filled the courtroom was whether one of the court’s conservatives might join the court’s four liberals. Read full article:: Divided Supreme Court weighs LGBT people...→

New Supreme Court Term To Take On Issues Including Gay Rights, Abortion

New Supreme Court Term To Take On Issues Including Gay Rights, Abortion

The Supreme Court reconvened this week to render verdicts on issues that will touch on several significant facets of American society including Roe v. Wade, gun rights, and discrimination protections for LGBTQ individuals. What do you think? Read full article:: New Supreme Court Term To Take On Issues...→

Census Bureau seeks state data, including citizenship info

Census Bureau seeks state data, including citizenship info

Experts caution that inaccuracies in state motor vehicle records also make them a poor choice for tracking citizenship, if that is the bureau’s goal. Read full article:: Census Bureau seeks state data, includin...→

Census Bureau seeks state data, including citizenship info

Census Bureau seeks state data, including citizenship info

The U.S. Census Bureau is asking states for drivers’ license records that typically include citizenship data and has made a new request for information on recipients of government assistance, alarming some civil rights advocates. Read full article:: Census Bureau seeks state data, includin...→

Census Bureau seeks state data, including citizenship info

The U.S. Census Bureau is asking states for drivers’ license records that typically include citizenship data and has made a new request for information on recipients of government assistance … Read full article:: Census Bureau seeks state data, includin...→

Christian florist appeals to Supreme Court over same-sex wedding case

Christian florist appeals to Supreme Court over same-sex wedding case

A Christian florist is appealing to the Supreme Court after Washington state’s highest court ruled against her for refusing to create floral arrangements for a same-sex wedding, saying it violated her faith. Read full article:: Christian florist appeals to Supreme Cou...→

Census Bureau Seeks State Data, Including Citizenship Info

Census Bureau Seeks State Data, Including Citizenship Info

The U.S. Census Bureau is asking states for drivers' license records that typically include citizenship data and has made a new request for information on recipients of government assistance after the U.S. Read full article:: Census Bureau Seeks State Data, Includin...→

High court to consider state role in prosecuting immigrants

High court to consider state role in prosecuting immigrants

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments this week over whether states have the authority to prosecute immigrants for using false Social Security numbers to work unlawfully in the United States Read full article:: High court to consider state role in pro...→

Census Bureau seeks state data, including citizenship info

The U.S. Census Bureau is asking states for drivers’ license records that typically include citizenship data and has made a new request for information on recipients of government assistance … Read full article:: Census Bureau seeks state data, includin...→

California bills seeks to ban 'lunch shaming,' will guarantee state-funded meals for students

California bills seeks to ban 'lunch shaming,' will guarantee state-funded meals for students

A new California bill hopes that "lunch shaming" will be a thing of the past as it guarantees that students in schools will receive state-funded lunches, even if their parents have failed to pay meal fees. Read full article:: California bills seeks to ban 'lunch sha...→

Anxiety over Supreme Court arguments pervades Coming Out Day | WTOP

Anxiety over Supreme Court arguments pervades Coming Out Day | WTOP

National Coming Out Day festivities were tempered this year by anxiety that some LGBT folk may have to go back into the closet so they can make a living, depending on what the Supreme Court decides… Read full article:: Anxiety over Supreme Court arguments per...→

Leftist Dark Money Group Pushes Scheme to Pack Supreme Court with Liberal Justices | Breitbart

Leftist Dark Money Group Pushes Scheme to Pack Supreme Court with Liberal Justices | Breitbart

Demand Justice, an organization founded by former members of Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign and associated with a secretive “social welfare organization” financed by billionaire activist George Soros, is pushing a scheme to pack the Supreme Court with liberal justices by adding new seats to the nation’s highest court. | Politics Read full article:: Leftist Dark Money Group Pushes Scheme t...→

Supreme Court adds abortion regulation case to election-year docket

Supreme Court adds abortion regulation case to election-year docket

The Supreme Court is adding an abortion case to its busy election-year docket. The justices have agreed to take up a Louisiana law that could leave the state with just one clinic. Read full article:: Supreme Court adds abortion regulation c...→

State senator files complaint against judge who jailed man for missing jury duty

State senator files complaint against judge who jailed man for missing jury duty

A Florida state senator wants the judge who jailed a man for missing jury duty removed from the bench. Read full article:: State senator files complaint against ju...→

Mexican Government Seeks Mass Graves in Shuttered Border State Prison

Mexican Government Seeks Mass Graves in Shuttered Border State Prison

Mexican authorities are searching for mass graves inside a recently closed state prison with a long history of being run by Los Zetas Cartel. Read full article:: Mexican Government Seeks Mass Graves in ...→

Brooklyn Supreme Court judge faces obstruction of justice charge

Brooklyn Supreme Court judge faces obstruction of justice charge

A sitting Brooklyn Supreme Court justice has been arrested for attempting to obstruct a federal investigation into a multi-million dollar fraud scheme at the Municipal Credit Union — where sh… Read full article:: Brooklyn Supreme Court judge faces obstr...→

NY State Judge Arrested for Alleged Obstruction of Justice

NY State Judge Arrested for Alleged Obstruction of Justice

A New York state judge has been arrested on obstruction of justice and conspiracy charges in connection with a multi-million dollar fraud scheme at the Municipal Credit Union, law enforcement officials said. Read full article:: NY State Judge Arrested for Alleged Obst...→

Minnesota Supreme Court sides with Brainerd firefighters union in department restructuring

Minnesota Supreme Court sides with Brainerd firefighters union in department restructuring

The Minnesota Supreme Court ruled the city of Brainerd violated state labor laws by restructuring the paid fire department and dissolving the union, resulting in five full-time equipment operators … Read full article:: Minnesota Supreme Court sides with Brain...→

Another Kavanaugh confirmation book on the way, this one claiming Republicans plotted 'takeover' of Supreme Court

Another Kavanaugh confirmation book on the way, this one claiming Republicans plotted 'takeover' of Supreme Court

Another book critical of Justice Brett Kavanaugh is set to hit the stands, claiming to paint a picture of how conservatives finally "triumphed" in "their takeover of the Supreme Court." Read full article:: Another Kavanaugh confirmation book on t...→

‘Dumbest’ judge Neely seeks WVa Supreme Court seat again | WTOP

‘Dumbest’ judge Neely seeks WVa Supreme Court seat again | WTOP

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A former West Virginia Supreme Court justice who once joked that he was “America’s laziest and dumbest judge” announced Wednesday that he’ll seek a seat on the court again… Read full article:: ‘Dumbest’ judge Neely seeks WVa Supreme ...→

Kids take climate change fight to Alaska Supreme Court

Kids take climate change fight to Alaska Supreme Court

A lawsuit brought by 16 Alaska youths that claims climate change will devastate the environment and interfere with their rights to life and liberty. Read full article:: Kids take climate change fight to Alaska...→

State Sen. Wants Fla. Judge Probed for Jury Duty Jailing

State Sen. Wants Fla. Judge Probed for Jury Duty Jailing

A Florida state senator is calling for an investigation of a judge who sentenced a 21-year-old black man to 10 days in jail for missing jury duty, The Palm Beach Post reported Wednesday. Read full article:: State Sen. Wants Fla. Judge Probed for J...→

DA Rollins pushes for safe injection sites in Bay State after Philadelphia court ruling

DA Rollins pushes for safe injection sites in Bay State after Philadelphia court ruling

Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins is pressing for supervised injection sites to open in Massachusetts, despite U.S. Attorney Andrew Lelling vowing his office would crack down on any … Read full article:: DA Rollins pushes for safe injection sit...→

Judge won’t dismiss Washington state case on wages of immigrant detainees

Judge won’t dismiss Washington state case on wages of immigrant detainees

The legal questions remaining in the case are thorny enough that the matter can't immediately be decided, the judge said. Read full article:: Judge won’t dismiss Washington state cas...→

Central figures in Supreme Court LGBTQ discrimination cases speak out

Central figures in Supreme Court LGBTQ discrimination cases speak out

Gerald Bostock, Melissa Zarda and the ACLU’s Chase Strangio reflect on their historic day in court. Read full article:: Central figures in Supreme Court LGBTQ d...→

‘Dumbest’ judge seeks West Virginia Supreme Court seat again

‘Dumbest’ judge seeks West Virginia Supreme Court seat again

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A former West Virginia Supreme Court justice who once joked that he was "America's laziest and dumbest judge" announced Wednesday that he'll seek a seat on the court again next year. Richard Neely was elected to the... Read full article:: ‘Dumbest’ judge seeks West Virginia Supr...→

Supreme Court Decision Could Open Challenges to Miami-Dade's LGBTQ+ Protections

Supreme Court Decision Could Open Challenges to Miami-Dade's LGBTQ+ Protections

The nation's highest court will soon decide if it's legal to fire someone based on gender identity or sexual orientation — and Florida activists are watching closely to see how the decision will impact the LGBTQ+ community in the Sunshine State. Read full article:: Supreme Court Decision Could Open Challe...→

New State Law Seeks To Unmask Property Owners Behind LLCs

New State Law Seeks To Unmask Property Owners Behind LLCs

The rule threatens to upend a decades-long practice by wealthy buyers of New York City real estate seeking to cloak their purchases in anonymity, sometimes for nefarious reasons. Read full article:: New State Law Seeks To Unmask Property O...→

Nonprofit Colorado Rising asks district court judge to halt new oil and gas development until rulemaking is complete

Nonprofit Colorado Rising asks district court judge to halt new oil and gas development until rulemaking is complete

Anti-fracking nonprofit Colorado Rising is asking a Colorado District Court judge to force the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission to temporarily ban issuing new oil and gas permits until … Read full article:: Nonprofit Colorado Rising asks district ...→

Youths’ climate change lawsuit goes to Alaska Supreme Court

Youths’ climate change lawsuit goes to Alaska Supreme Court

The Alaska Supreme Court will hear arguments Wednesday in a lawsuit that claims state policy on fossil fuels is harming the constitutional right of young Alaskans to a safe climate. Read full article:: Youths’ climate change lawsuit goes to A...→

Presidential historian warns

Presidential historian warns "we're heading toward a 'U.S. v. Trump' Supreme Court case," calls Nixon's actions "sedate" compared to Trump's

The historian related Attorney General William Barr to former Attorney General John Mitchell, who left the Justice Department to work on Nixon's re-election campaign. Read full article:: Presidential historian warns "we're head...→

Alaska Supreme Court to hear youths' climate change lawsuit

Alaska Supreme Court to hear youths' climate change lawsuit

Attorneys for 16 young Alaskans who sued over state climate change policy are expected to argue their case before Alaska Supreme Court justices on Wednesday Read full article:: Alaska Supreme Court to hear youths' cli...→

Alaska Supreme Court to hear youths’ climate change lawsuit | WTOP

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Attorneys for 12 young Alaskans who sued over state climate change policy are expected to argue their case before Alaska Supreme Court justices on Wednesday. Read full article:: Alaska Supreme Court to hear youths’ cli...→

More than 100 protestors were arrested Tuesday, as the Supreme Court heard arguements in two pivotal LGBTQ rights cases

More than 100 protestors were arrested Tuesday, as the Supreme Court heard arguements in two pivotal LGBTQ rights cases

As the Supreme Court heard arguments in two cases involving LGBTQ employment rights, over 100 protesters were reportedly arrested. Read full article:: More than 100 protestors were arrested T...→

WNY native Judge Carroll Kelly starring in Protection Court on CW 23

WNY native Judge Carroll Kelly starring in Protection Court on CW 23

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB)–Judge Carroll Kelly grew up in Kenmore and went to Amherst High School. Now you can watch her on her show Protection Court which started two weeks ago. She stopped by New… Read full article:: WNY native Judge Carroll Kelly starring ...→

Divided Supreme Court weighs LGBTQ people’s rights

Divided Supreme Court weighs LGBTQ people’s rights

A seemingly divided Supreme Court struggled Tuesday over whether a landmark civil rights law protects LGBTQ people from discrimination in employment, with one conservative justice wondering if the … Read full article:: Divided Supreme Court weighs LGBTQ peopl...→

Supreme Court hears LI LGBT discrimination suit

Supreme Court hears LI LGBT discrimination suit

About two dozen people rallied in Hauppauge Tuesday morning, ahead of Supreme Court arguments in the case of a man who said he was fired from a Calverton skydiving company because he was gay. The suit Read full article:: Supreme Court hears LI LGBT discriminati...→

Supreme Court arguments in LGBTQ discrimination cases highlight

Supreme Court arguments in LGBTQ discrimination cases highlight "workplace showers" and "a parade of horribles"

The Supreme Court kicked off arguments in a number of discrimination cases that could reshape the legal landscape for LGBTQ workers across the country. Read full article:: Supreme Court arguments in LGBTQ discrim...→

Supreme Court Considers Whether L.G.B.T. Workers Are Protected by the Civil Rights Act

Supreme Court Considers Whether L.G.B.T. Workers Are Protected by the Civil Rights Act

Justices seemed divided along predictable lines. But there was a possible exception: Neil Gorsuch, a member of the court’s conservative majority, whose questions suggested his vote might be in play. Read full article:: Supreme Court Considers Whether L.G.B.T....→

Five Colorado universities join amicus brief asking Supreme Court to protect DACA

Five Colorado universities join amicus brief asking Supreme Court to protect DACA

More than 150 universities from across the country joined an amicus brief filed Friday in the upcoming U.S. Supreme Court case about Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, the Obama-era program th… Read full article:: Five Colorado universities join amicus b...→

Divided Supreme Court weighs LGBT people’s rights

The big question in two highly anticipated cases that filled the courtroom was whether one of the court’s conservatives might join the court’s four liberals. Read full article:: Divided Supreme Court weighs LGBT people...→

New Supreme Court Term To Take On Issues Including Gay Rights, Abortion

New Supreme Court Term To Take On Issues Including Gay Rights, Abortion

The Supreme Court reconvened this week to render verdicts on issues that will touch on several significant facets of American society including Roe v. Wade, gun rights, and discrimination protections for LGBTQ individuals. What do you think? Read full article:: New Supreme Court Term To Take On Issues...→

Divided Supreme Court weighs LGBT people's rights

A seemingly divided Supreme Court struggled Tuesday over whether a landmark civil rights law protects LGBT people from discrimination in employment, with one conservative justice wondering if... Read full article:: Divided Supreme Court weighs LGBT people...→