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Even as parts of Texas remain closed, state supreme court orders debt collection and rent payments to resume

Even as parts of Texas remain closed, state supreme court orders debt collection and rent payments to resume

The state court's order comes as many Texas businesses still have yet to reopen, and amid a record filing of at least 2 million unemployment claims statewide d [...] Read full article: Even as parts of Texas remain closed, st...→

Even as parts of Texas remain closed, state supreme court orders debt collection and rent payments to resume

Even as parts of Texas remain closed, state supreme court orders debt collection and rent payments to resume

The state court's order comes as many Texas businesses still have yet to reopen, and amid a record filing of at least 2 million unemployment claims statewide d [...] Read full article: Even as parts of Texas remain closed, st...→

Supreme Court won't put transgender inmate surgery on hold

Supreme Court won't put transgender inmate surgery on hold

The U.S. Supreme Court won't put an Idaho transgender inmate's gender confirmation surgery on hold while a lawsuit over the procedure moves forward Read full article: Supreme Court won't put transgender inma...→

Supreme Court blocks release of Russia probe documents

Supreme Court blocks release of Russia probe documents

The Supreme Court on Wednesday temporarily blocked the House of Representatives from getting secret grand jury testimony of ex-special counsel Robert Mueller’s [...] Read full article: Supreme Court blocks release of Russia p...→

Virginia supreme court rejects gym owner’s request to open | WTOP

The Supreme Court of Virginia has rejected an injunction request from a gym owner who is challenging the executive order that has closed his business. Read full article: Virginia supreme court rejects gym owner...→

Illinois Supreme Court Disbars Former Gov. Rod Blagojevich

Illinois Supreme Court Disbars Former Gov. Rod Blagojevich

Three months after he returned home from prison, former Gov. Rod Blagojevich has lost his license to practice law, after the Illinois Supreme Court officially [...] Read full article: Illinois Supreme Court Disbars Former Go...→

Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That Expands Voting by Mail During Pandemic

Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That Expands Voting by Mail During Pandemic

A Texas appeals court on Thursday upheld a lower court ruling that temporarily expanded mail-in balloting for any voters who fear for their health because of t [...] Read full article: Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That ...→

Court orders State Department to reconsider intersex passport application

Court orders State Department to reconsider intersex passport application

The federal appeals court said the agency provided invalid reasons for denying Dana Zzyym, an intersex Navy veteran, a passport with an “X” gender marker. Read full article: Court orders State Department to reconsi...→

Supreme Court expresses concerns of chaos in Electoral College caused by faithless electors

Supreme Court expresses concerns of chaos in Electoral College caused by faithless electors

Several justices appeared concerned Wednesday about the chaos that could ensue if presidential electors could go rogue at the Electoral College as the Supreme [...] Read full article: Supreme Court expresses concerns of chao...→

Meet the faithless electors: How a call between a tech worker and a Jamba Juice employee turned into a Supreme Court case

Meet the faithless electors: How a call between a tech worker and a Jamba Juice employee turned into a Supreme Court case

The cases, centered around "faithless electors," will decide a question that has never before been tested in the Supreme Court: Can states exercise control ove [...] Read full article: Meet the faithless electors: How a call ...→

CSU campuses, including 4 Bay Area universities, to remain closed through fall semester, chancellor announces

CSU campuses, including 4 Bay Area universities, to remain closed through fall semester, chancellor announces

The California State University (CSU) system said it plans to cancel all in-personal classes for the fall and to continue instruction online. Read full article: CSU campuses, including 4 Bay Area unive...→

Supreme Court appears headed for a split decision on Trump taxes, financial records

Supreme Court appears headed for a split decision on Trump taxes, financial records

The cases involve efforts by House Democrats and a N.Y. prosecutor to obtain the president's documents. Read full article: Supreme Court appears headed for a split...→

Illinois Supreme Court Says Circuit Courts Can Return to Normal June 1

Illinois Supreme Court Says Circuit Courts Can Return to Normal June 1

The Illinois Supreme Court on Wednesday issued an order allowing circuit courts to return to normal operations beginning June 1, as state officials reported th [...] Read full article: Illinois Supreme Court Says Circuit Cour...→

Supreme Court: Victims of 1998 Al Qaeda attacks in Africa can sue Sudan

Supreme Court: Victims of 1998 Al Qaeda attacks in Africa can sue Sudan

The Supreme Court sided Monday with victims of Al Qaeda’s 1998 attacks on U.S. embassies in Africa, ruling unanimously that they were eligible for punitive dam [...] Read full article: Supreme Court: Victims of 1998 Al Qaeda ...→

Walz names Judge Gordon Moore to state Supreme Court, filling vacancy left by Justice Lillehaug’s retirement

Walz names Judge Gordon Moore to state Supreme Court, filling vacancy left by Justice Lillehaug’s retirement

Gov. Tim Walz on Friday appointed Judge Gordon Moore to serve as associate justice of the Minnesota Supreme Court. Moore — currently a judge in the state’s Fif [...] Read full article: Walz names Judge Gordon Moore to state S...→

Photos show packed Wisconsin bars immediately after stay-at-home order ended by state's supreme court

Photos show packed Wisconsin bars immediately after stay-at-home order ended by state's supreme court

The court issued its ruling Wednesday that extending the state's lockdown to May 26 was, in part, "unlawful, invalid and unenforceable." Read full article: Photos show packed Wisconsin bars immedi...→

Wisconsin governor says state is the

Wisconsin governor says state is the "Wild West" after court blocks stay-at-home order extension

Tony Evers said Wisconsin had been thrown into "chaos" by four judges as coronavirus lockdown restrictions no longer applied in the state. Read full article: Wisconsin governor says state is the "Wi...→

Texas AG asks court to block mail-in voting over virus fears

Texas AG asks court to block mail-in voting over virus fears

Texas' Republican attorney general has asked the state's high court to order local election officials to reject applications to vote by mail from people concer [...] Read full article: Texas AG asks court to block mail-in vot...→

Wisconsin Supreme Court Blocks Gov. Tony Evers' Stay-At-Home Extension

Wisconsin Supreme Court Blocks Gov. Tony Evers' Stay-At-Home Extension

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers’ administration overstepped its authority when it extended the governor’s stay-at-home order through the end of [...] Read full article: Wisconsin Supreme Court Blocks Gov. Tony...→

In Colorado’s “faithless electors” case, U.S. Supreme Court debates Electoral College’s freedom

In Colorado’s “faithless electors” case, U.S. Supreme Court debates Electoral College’s freedom

For one hour Wednesday morning, the U.S. Supreme Court debated whether members of the Electoral College can be bound by the popular vote of their states or if [...] Read full article: In Colorado’s “faithless electors” case,...→

AP Courtside: Supreme Court hangs up on phone arguments

The Supreme Court has held two weeks of arguments by telephone because of the coronavirus pandemic, hearing cases about President Donald Trump's tax records, c [...] Read full article: AP Courtside: Supreme Court hangs up on ...→

Aimee Stephens died before a ruling was reached in transgender rights Supreme Court case

Aimee Stephens died before a ruling was reached in transgender rights Supreme Court case

Aimee Stephens did not live long enough to see the ruling of her trailblazing discrimination lawsuit. The case was one of three before the Supreme... Read full article: Aimee Stephens died before a ruling was ...→

Justice Kagan says the

Justice Kagan says the "president isn't above the law" as Trump, New York prosecutors battle over tax returns at Supreme Court

Several justices appeared skeptical that the president should receive the kind of immunity from criminal investigation his counsel has favored. Read full article: Justice Kagan says the "president isn't ...→

What Trump’s Tax Returns May Reveal as Supreme Court Weighs Access

What Trump’s Tax Returns May Reveal as Supreme Court Weighs Access

Today the Supreme Court will hear arguments over whether investigators will finally get a look at President Donald Trump’s tax returns. The highest court in th [...] Read full article: What Trump’s Tax Returns May Reveal as S...→

Casino Pauma to Remain Closed, Bucking Local Tribal Casino Trend - Times of San Diego

Casino Pauma announced Wednesday that it will remain closed for the time being in an effort to reduce the spread of COVID-19, bucking the trend of many local t [...] Read full article: Casino Pauma to Remain Closed, Bucking L...→

Dems tell Supreme Court of 'ongoing' new impeachment inquiry in effort to obtain Mueller materials

Dems tell Supreme Court of 'ongoing' new impeachment inquiry in effort to obtain Mueller materials

House Democrats told the Supreme Court on Monday that they are in the midst of an "ongoing Presidential impeachment investigation" as part of their "weighty co [...] Read full article: Dems tell Supreme Court of 'ongoing' new...→

More Than 3,000 Texas Nursing Home Residents Have Tested Positive For Coronavirus, State Data Shows

More Than 3,000 Texas Nursing Home Residents Have Tested Positive For Coronavirus, State Data Shows

Data released Friday shows more than 3,000 nursing home residents in Texas have tested positive for the coronavirus. Read full article: More Than 3,000 Texas Nursing Home Resid...→

Wisconsin Supreme Court

Latest news and commentary on Wisconsin Supreme Court including photos, videos, quotations, and a biography. Read full article: Wisconsin Supreme Court...→

Wisconsin Supreme Court blocks extension of coronavirus shutdown

Wisconsin Supreme Court blocks extension of coronavirus shutdown

Wisconsin’s Supreme Court on Wednesday blocked an extension of the state’s coronavirus stay-at-home order. Gov. Tony Evers’ administration overstepped its auth [...] Read full article: Wisconsin Supreme Court blocks extension...→

Wisconsin’s Supreme Court strikes down governor's ‘safer at home’ order

Wisconsin’s Supreme Court strikes down governor's ‘safer at home’ order

Wisconsin’s Supreme Court struck down the state's “safer at home” order Wednesday, saying Democratic Gov. Tony Evers’ administration overstepped its authority [...] Read full article: Wisconsin’s Supreme Court strikes down g...→

With Illinois’ Secretary of State branches closed because of the ongoing coronav [...]

With Illinois’ Secretary of State branches closed because of the ongoing coronav [...]

With Illinois’ Secretary of State branches closed because of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, motorists are asking what they should do as their licenses and p [...] Read full article: With Illinois’ Secretary of State branch...→

Supreme Court justices fear “chaos” if states can’t bind electors’ votes

Supreme Court justices fear “chaos” if states can’t bind electors’ votes

WASHINGTON — Supreme Court justices invoked fears of bribery and chaos Wednesday to suggest they think states can require presidential electors to back their s [...] Read full article: Supreme Court justices fear “chaos” if s...→

Minnesota Supreme Court Rules Bde Maka Ska Lake Name Will Stand

Minnesota Supreme Court Rules Bde Maka Ska Lake Name Will Stand

A ruling by the Minnesota Supreme Court Wednesday means the Bde Maka Ska lake name in Minneapolis will stand. Read full article: Minnesota Supreme Court Rules Bde Maka S...→

Transgender woman at center of landmark Supreme Court case dead at 59

Transgender woman at center of landmark Supreme Court case dead at 59

The Michigan woman at the center of a landmark transgender rights case pending before the US Supreme Court died on Tuesday after battling kidney disease for se [...] Read full article: Transgender woman at center of landmark ...→

Supreme Court won't put transgender inmate surgery on hold

Supreme Court won't put transgender inmate surgery on hold

The U.S. Supreme Court won't put an Idaho transgender inmate's gender confirmation surgery on hold while a lawsuit over the procedure moves forward Read full article: Supreme Court won't put transgender inma...→

Casino Pauma to Remain Closed, Bucking Local Tribal Casino Trend - Times of San Diego

Casino Pauma announced Wednesday that it will remain closed for the time being in an effort to reduce the spread of COVID-19, bucking the trend of many local t [...] Read full article: Casino Pauma to Remain Closed, Bucking L...→

Virginia supreme court rejects gym owner’s request to open | WTOP

The Supreme Court of Virginia has rejected an injunction request from a gym owner who is challenging the executive order that has closed his business. Read full article: Virginia supreme court rejects gym owner...→

Dems tell Supreme Court of 'ongoing' new impeachment inquiry in effort to obtain Mueller materials

Dems tell Supreme Court of 'ongoing' new impeachment inquiry in effort to obtain Mueller materials

House Democrats told the Supreme Court on Monday that they are in the midst of an "ongoing Presidential impeachment investigation" as part of their "weighty co [...] Read full article: Dems tell Supreme Court of 'ongoing' new...→

Photos show packed Wisconsin bars immediately after stay-at-home order ended by state's supreme court

Photos show packed Wisconsin bars immediately after stay-at-home order ended by state's supreme court

The court issued its ruling Wednesday that extending the state's lockdown to May 26 was, in part, "unlawful, invalid and unenforceable." Read full article: Photos show packed Wisconsin bars immedi...→

Wisconsin Supreme Court

Latest news and commentary on Wisconsin Supreme Court including photos, videos, quotations, and a biography. Read full article: Wisconsin Supreme Court...→

Wisconsin governor says state is the

Wisconsin governor says state is the "Wild West" after court blocks stay-at-home order extension

Tony Evers said Wisconsin had been thrown into "chaos" by four judges as coronavirus lockdown restrictions no longer applied in the state. Read full article: Wisconsin governor says state is the "Wi...→

Wisconsin’s Supreme Court strikes down governor's ‘safer at home’ order

Wisconsin’s Supreme Court strikes down governor's ‘safer at home’ order

Wisconsin’s Supreme Court struck down the state's “safer at home” order Wednesday, saying Democratic Gov. Tony Evers’ administration overstepped its authority [...] Read full article: Wisconsin’s Supreme Court strikes down g...→

Wisconsin Supreme Court Blocks Gov. Tony Evers' Stay-At-Home Extension

Wisconsin Supreme Court Blocks Gov. Tony Evers' Stay-At-Home Extension

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers’ administration overstepped its authority when it extended the governor’s stay-at-home order through the end of [...] Read full article: Wisconsin Supreme Court Blocks Gov. Tony...→

Supreme Court justices fear “chaos” if states can’t bind electors’ votes

Supreme Court justices fear “chaos” if states can’t bind electors’ votes

WASHINGTON — Supreme Court justices invoked fears of bribery and chaos Wednesday to suggest they think states can require presidential electors to back their s [...] Read full article: Supreme Court justices fear “chaos” if s...→

AP Courtside: Supreme Court hangs up on phone arguments

The Supreme Court has held two weeks of arguments by telephone because of the coronavirus pandemic, hearing cases about President Donald Trump's tax records, c [...] Read full article: AP Courtside: Supreme Court hangs up on ...→

Meet the faithless electors: How a call between a tech worker and a Jamba Juice employee turned into a Supreme Court case

Meet the faithless electors: How a call between a tech worker and a Jamba Juice employee turned into a Supreme Court case

The cases, centered around "faithless electors," will decide a question that has never before been tested in the Supreme Court: Can states exercise control ove [...] Read full article: Meet the faithless electors: How a call ...→

Justice Kagan says the

Justice Kagan says the "president isn't above the law" as Trump, New York prosecutors battle over tax returns at Supreme Court

Several justices appeared skeptical that the president should receive the kind of immunity from criminal investigation his counsel has favored. Read full article: Justice Kagan says the "president isn't ...→

Supreme Court appears headed for a split decision on Trump taxes, financial records

Supreme Court appears headed for a split decision on Trump taxes, financial records

The cases involve efforts by House Democrats and a N.Y. prosecutor to obtain the president's documents. Read full article: Supreme Court appears headed for a split...→

Illinois Supreme Court Says Circuit Courts Can Return to Normal June 1

Illinois Supreme Court Says Circuit Courts Can Return to Normal June 1

The Illinois Supreme Court on Wednesday issued an order allowing circuit courts to return to normal operations beginning June 1, as state officials reported th [...] Read full article: Illinois Supreme Court Says Circuit Cour...→

Supreme Court blocks release of Russia probe documents

Supreme Court blocks release of Russia probe documents

The Supreme Court on Wednesday temporarily blocked the House of Representatives from getting secret grand jury testimony of ex-special counsel Robert Mueller’s [...] Read full article: Supreme Court blocks release of Russia p...→

Supreme Court: Victims of 1998 Al Qaeda attacks in Africa can sue Sudan

Supreme Court: Victims of 1998 Al Qaeda attacks in Africa can sue Sudan

The Supreme Court sided Monday with victims of Al Qaeda’s 1998 attacks on U.S. embassies in Africa, ruling unanimously that they were eligible for punitive dam [...] Read full article: Supreme Court: Victims of 1998 Al Qaeda ...→

Illinois Supreme Court Disbars Former Gov. Rod Blagojevich

Illinois Supreme Court Disbars Former Gov. Rod Blagojevich

Three months after he returned home from prison, former Gov. Rod Blagojevich has lost his license to practice law, after the Illinois Supreme Court officially [...] Read full article: Illinois Supreme Court Disbars Former Go...→

More Than 3,000 Texas Nursing Home Residents Have Tested Positive For Coronavirus, State Data Shows

More Than 3,000 Texas Nursing Home Residents Have Tested Positive For Coronavirus, State Data Shows

Data released Friday shows more than 3,000 nursing home residents in Texas have tested positive for the coronavirus. Read full article: More Than 3,000 Texas Nursing Home Resid...→

Walz names Judge Gordon Moore to state Supreme Court, filling vacancy left by Justice Lillehaug’s retirement

Walz names Judge Gordon Moore to state Supreme Court, filling vacancy left by Justice Lillehaug’s retirement

Gov. Tim Walz on Friday appointed Judge Gordon Moore to serve as associate justice of the Minnesota Supreme Court. Moore — currently a judge in the state’s Fif [...] Read full article: Walz names Judge Gordon Moore to state S...→

Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That Expands Voting by Mail During Pandemic

Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That Expands Voting by Mail During Pandemic

A Texas appeals court on Thursday upheld a lower court ruling that temporarily expanded mail-in balloting for any voters who fear for their health because of t [...] Read full article: Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That ...→

Wisconsin Supreme Court blocks extension of coronavirus shutdown

Wisconsin Supreme Court blocks extension of coronavirus shutdown

Wisconsin’s Supreme Court on Wednesday blocked an extension of the state’s coronavirus stay-at-home order. Gov. Tony Evers’ administration overstepped its auth [...] Read full article: Wisconsin Supreme Court blocks extension...→

Texas AG asks court to block mail-in voting over virus fears

Texas AG asks court to block mail-in voting over virus fears

Texas' Republican attorney general has asked the state's high court to order local election officials to reject applications to vote by mail from people concer [...] Read full article: Texas AG asks court to block mail-in vot...→

Court orders State Department to reconsider intersex passport application

Court orders State Department to reconsider intersex passport application

The federal appeals court said the agency provided invalid reasons for denying Dana Zzyym, an intersex Navy veteran, a passport with an “X” gender marker. Read full article: Court orders State Department to reconsi...→

With Illinois’ Secretary of State branches closed because of the ongoing coronav [...]

With Illinois’ Secretary of State branches closed because of the ongoing coronav [...]

With Illinois’ Secretary of State branches closed because of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, motorists are asking what they should do as their licenses and p [...] Read full article: With Illinois’ Secretary of State branch...→

In Colorado’s “faithless electors” case, U.S. Supreme Court debates Electoral College’s freedom

In Colorado’s “faithless electors” case, U.S. Supreme Court debates Electoral College’s freedom

For one hour Wednesday morning, the U.S. Supreme Court debated whether members of the Electoral College can be bound by the popular vote of their states or if [...] Read full article: In Colorado’s “faithless electors” case,...→

Supreme Court expresses concerns of chaos in Electoral College caused by faithless electors

Supreme Court expresses concerns of chaos in Electoral College caused by faithless electors

Several justices appeared concerned Wednesday about the chaos that could ensue if presidential electors could go rogue at the Electoral College as the Supreme [...] Read full article: Supreme Court expresses concerns of chao...→

Minnesota Supreme Court Rules Bde Maka Ska Lake Name Will Stand

Minnesota Supreme Court Rules Bde Maka Ska Lake Name Will Stand

A ruling by the Minnesota Supreme Court Wednesday means the Bde Maka Ska lake name in Minneapolis will stand. Read full article: Minnesota Supreme Court Rules Bde Maka S...→

Aimee Stephens died before a ruling was reached in transgender rights Supreme Court case

Aimee Stephens died before a ruling was reached in transgender rights Supreme Court case

Aimee Stephens did not live long enough to see the ruling of her trailblazing discrimination lawsuit. The case was one of three before the Supreme... Read full article: Aimee Stephens died before a ruling was ...→

CSU campuses, including 4 Bay Area universities, to remain closed through fall semester, chancellor announces

CSU campuses, including 4 Bay Area universities, to remain closed through fall semester, chancellor announces

The California State University (CSU) system said it plans to cancel all in-personal classes for the fall and to continue instruction online. Read full article: CSU campuses, including 4 Bay Area unive...→

Transgender woman at center of landmark Supreme Court case dead at 59

Transgender woman at center of landmark Supreme Court case dead at 59

The Michigan woman at the center of a landmark transgender rights case pending before the US Supreme Court died on Tuesday after battling kidney disease for se [...] Read full article: Transgender woman at center of landmark ...→

What Trump’s Tax Returns May Reveal as Supreme Court Weighs Access

What Trump’s Tax Returns May Reveal as Supreme Court Weighs Access

Today the Supreme Court will hear arguments over whether investigators will finally get a look at President Donald Trump’s tax returns. The highest court in th [...] Read full article: What Trump’s Tax Returns May Reveal as S...→

Supreme Court won't put transgender inmate surgery on hold

Supreme Court won't put transgender inmate surgery on hold

The U.S. Supreme Court won't put an Idaho transgender inmate's gender confirmation surgery on hold while a lawsuit over the procedure moves forward Read full article: Supreme Court won't put transgender inma...→

Illinois Supreme Court Says Circuit Courts Can Return to Normal June 1

Illinois Supreme Court Says Circuit Courts Can Return to Normal June 1

The Illinois Supreme Court on Wednesday issued an order allowing circuit courts to return to normal operations beginning June 1, as state officials reported th [...] Read full article: Illinois Supreme Court Says Circuit Cour...→

Casino Pauma to Remain Closed, Bucking Local Tribal Casino Trend - Times of San Diego

Casino Pauma announced Wednesday that it will remain closed for the time being in an effort to reduce the spread of COVID-19, bucking the trend of many local t [...] Read full article: Casino Pauma to Remain Closed, Bucking L...→

Supreme Court blocks release of Russia probe documents

Supreme Court blocks release of Russia probe documents

The Supreme Court on Wednesday temporarily blocked the House of Representatives from getting secret grand jury testimony of ex-special counsel Robert Mueller’s [...] Read full article: Supreme Court blocks release of Russia p...→

Virginia supreme court rejects gym owner’s request to open | WTOP

The Supreme Court of Virginia has rejected an injunction request from a gym owner who is challenging the executive order that has closed his business. Read full article: Virginia supreme court rejects gym owner...→

Supreme Court: Victims of 1998 Al Qaeda attacks in Africa can sue Sudan

Supreme Court: Victims of 1998 Al Qaeda attacks in Africa can sue Sudan

The Supreme Court sided Monday with victims of Al Qaeda’s 1998 attacks on U.S. embassies in Africa, ruling unanimously that they were eligible for punitive dam [...] Read full article: Supreme Court: Victims of 1998 Al Qaeda ...→

Dems tell Supreme Court of 'ongoing' new impeachment inquiry in effort to obtain Mueller materials

Dems tell Supreme Court of 'ongoing' new impeachment inquiry in effort to obtain Mueller materials

House Democrats told the Supreme Court on Monday that they are in the midst of an "ongoing Presidential impeachment investigation" as part of their "weighty co [...] Read full article: Dems tell Supreme Court of 'ongoing' new...→

Illinois Supreme Court Disbars Former Gov. Rod Blagojevich

Illinois Supreme Court Disbars Former Gov. Rod Blagojevich

Three months after he returned home from prison, former Gov. Rod Blagojevich has lost his license to practice law, after the Illinois Supreme Court officially [...] Read full article: Illinois Supreme Court Disbars Former Go...→

More Than 3,000 Texas Nursing Home Residents Have Tested Positive For Coronavirus, State Data Shows

More Than 3,000 Texas Nursing Home Residents Have Tested Positive For Coronavirus, State Data Shows

Data released Friday shows more than 3,000 nursing home residents in Texas have tested positive for the coronavirus. Read full article: More Than 3,000 Texas Nursing Home Resid...→

Walz names Judge Gordon Moore to state Supreme Court, filling vacancy left by Justice Lillehaug’s retirement

Walz names Judge Gordon Moore to state Supreme Court, filling vacancy left by Justice Lillehaug’s retirement

Gov. Tim Walz on Friday appointed Judge Gordon Moore to serve as associate justice of the Minnesota Supreme Court. Moore — currently a judge in the state’s Fif [...] Read full article: Walz names Judge Gordon Moore to state S...→

Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That Expands Voting by Mail During Pandemic

Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That Expands Voting by Mail During Pandemic

A Texas appeals court on Thursday upheld a lower court ruling that temporarily expanded mail-in balloting for any voters who fear for their health because of t [...] Read full article: Texas Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That ...→

Photos show packed Wisconsin bars immediately after stay-at-home order ended by state's supreme court

Photos show packed Wisconsin bars immediately after stay-at-home order ended by state's supreme court

The court issued its ruling Wednesday that extending the state's lockdown to May 26 was, in part, "unlawful, invalid and unenforceable." Read full article: Photos show packed Wisconsin bars immedi...→

Wisconsin Supreme Court

Latest news and commentary on Wisconsin Supreme Court including photos, videos, quotations, and a biography. Read full article: Wisconsin Supreme Court...→

Wisconsin governor says state is the

Wisconsin governor says state is the "Wild West" after court blocks stay-at-home order extension

Tony Evers said Wisconsin had been thrown into "chaos" by four judges as coronavirus lockdown restrictions no longer applied in the state. Read full article: Wisconsin governor says state is the "Wi...→

Wisconsin Supreme Court blocks extension of coronavirus shutdown

Wisconsin Supreme Court blocks extension of coronavirus shutdown

Wisconsin’s Supreme Court on Wednesday blocked an extension of the state’s coronavirus stay-at-home order. Gov. Tony Evers’ administration overstepped its auth [...] Read full article: Wisconsin Supreme Court blocks extension...→

Texas AG asks court to block mail-in voting over virus fears

Texas AG asks court to block mail-in voting over virus fears

Texas' Republican attorney general has asked the state's high court to order local election officials to reject applications to vote by mail from people concer [...] Read full article: Texas AG asks court to block mail-in vot...→

Wisconsin’s Supreme Court strikes down governor's ‘safer at home’ order

Wisconsin’s Supreme Court strikes down governor's ‘safer at home’ order

Wisconsin’s Supreme Court struck down the state's “safer at home” order Wednesday, saying Democratic Gov. Tony Evers’ administration overstepped its authority [...] Read full article: Wisconsin’s Supreme Court strikes down g...→

Court orders State Department to reconsider intersex passport application

Court orders State Department to reconsider intersex passport application

The federal appeals court said the agency provided invalid reasons for denying Dana Zzyym, an intersex Navy veteran, a passport with an “X” gender marker. Read full article: Court orders State Department to reconsi...→

Wisconsin Supreme Court Blocks Gov. Tony Evers' Stay-At-Home Extension

Wisconsin Supreme Court Blocks Gov. Tony Evers' Stay-At-Home Extension

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers’ administration overstepped its authority when it extended the governor’s stay-at-home order through the end of [...] Read full article: Wisconsin Supreme Court Blocks Gov. Tony...→

With Illinois’ Secretary of State branches closed because of the ongoing coronav [...]

With Illinois’ Secretary of State branches closed because of the ongoing coronav [...]

With Illinois’ Secretary of State branches closed because of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, motorists are asking what they should do as their licenses and p [...] Read full article: With Illinois’ Secretary of State branch...→

In Colorado’s “faithless electors” case, U.S. Supreme Court debates Electoral College’s freedom

In Colorado’s “faithless electors” case, U.S. Supreme Court debates Electoral College’s freedom

For one hour Wednesday morning, the U.S. Supreme Court debated whether members of the Electoral College can be bound by the popular vote of their states or if [...] Read full article: In Colorado’s “faithless electors” case,...→

Supreme Court justices fear “chaos” if states can’t bind electors’ votes

Supreme Court justices fear “chaos” if states can’t bind electors’ votes

WASHINGTON — Supreme Court justices invoked fears of bribery and chaos Wednesday to suggest they think states can require presidential electors to back their s [...] Read full article: Supreme Court justices fear “chaos” if s...→

Supreme Court expresses concerns of chaos in Electoral College caused by faithless electors

Supreme Court expresses concerns of chaos in Electoral College caused by faithless electors

Several justices appeared concerned Wednesday about the chaos that could ensue if presidential electors could go rogue at the Electoral College as the Supreme [...] Read full article: Supreme Court expresses concerns of chao...→

AP Courtside: Supreme Court hangs up on phone arguments

The Supreme Court has held two weeks of arguments by telephone because of the coronavirus pandemic, hearing cases about President Donald Trump's tax records, c [...] Read full article: AP Courtside: Supreme Court hangs up on ...→

Minnesota Supreme Court Rules Bde Maka Ska Lake Name Will Stand

Minnesota Supreme Court Rules Bde Maka Ska Lake Name Will Stand

A ruling by the Minnesota Supreme Court Wednesday means the Bde Maka Ska lake name in Minneapolis will stand. Read full article: Minnesota Supreme Court Rules Bde Maka S...→

Meet the faithless electors: How a call between a tech worker and a Jamba Juice employee turned into a Supreme Court case

Meet the faithless electors: How a call between a tech worker and a Jamba Juice employee turned into a Supreme Court case

The cases, centered around "faithless electors," will decide a question that has never before been tested in the Supreme Court: Can states exercise control ove [...] Read full article: Meet the faithless electors: How a call ...→

Aimee Stephens died before a ruling was reached in transgender rights Supreme Court case

Aimee Stephens died before a ruling was reached in transgender rights Supreme Court case

Aimee Stephens did not live long enough to see the ruling of her trailblazing discrimination lawsuit. The case was one of three before the Supreme... Read full article: Aimee Stephens died before a ruling was ...→

CSU campuses, including 4 Bay Area universities, to remain closed through fall semester, chancellor announces

CSU campuses, including 4 Bay Area universities, to remain closed through fall semester, chancellor announces

The California State University (CSU) system said it plans to cancel all in-personal classes for the fall and to continue instruction online. Read full article: CSU campuses, including 4 Bay Area unive...→

Justice Kagan says the

Justice Kagan says the "president isn't above the law" as Trump, New York prosecutors battle over tax returns at Supreme Court

Several justices appeared skeptical that the president should receive the kind of immunity from criminal investigation his counsel has favored. Read full article: Justice Kagan says the "president isn't ...→

Transgender woman at center of landmark Supreme Court case dead at 59

Transgender woman at center of landmark Supreme Court case dead at 59

The Michigan woman at the center of a landmark transgender rights case pending before the US Supreme Court died on Tuesday after battling kidney disease for se [...] Read full article: Transgender woman at center of landmark ...→

Supreme Court appears headed for a split decision on Trump taxes, financial records

Supreme Court appears headed for a split decision on Trump taxes, financial records

The cases involve efforts by House Democrats and a N.Y. prosecutor to obtain the president's documents. Read full article: Supreme Court appears headed for a split...→

What Trump’s Tax Returns May Reveal as Supreme Court Weighs Access

What Trump’s Tax Returns May Reveal as Supreme Court Weighs Access

Today the Supreme Court will hear arguments over whether investigators will finally get a look at President Donald Trump’s tax returns. The highest court in th [...] Read full article: What Trump’s Tax Returns May Reveal as S...→