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Florida Supreme Court on the death penalty: We got it wrong

Florida Supreme Court on the death penalty: We got it wrong

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Supreme Court said it was wrong when it previously ruled the death penalty could not be imposed without a... Read full article: Florida Supreme Court on the death penal...→

Florida Supreme Court on the death penalty: We got it wrong

Florida Supreme Court on the death penalty: We got it wrong

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Supreme Court said it was wrong when it previously ruled the death penalty could not be imposed without a... Read full article: Florida Supreme Court on the death penal...→

Montana boy, 12, was tortured and beaten to death by grandparents and 14-year-old uncle, court hears

Montana boy, 12, was tortured and beaten to death by grandparents and 14-year-old uncle, court hears

James Alex Hurley had been living with his grandparents James Sasser Jr. and Patricia Batts in West Yellowstone, Montana, when he was found dead. Read full article: Montana boy, 12, was tortured and beaten...→

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...→

NYPD officer in court for hearing on 8-year-old Thomas Valva's death

NYPD officer in court for hearing on 8-year-old Thomas Valva's death

The NYPD officer charged in his son's death and the boy's mother were both in court on Thursday. Read full article: NYPD officer in court for hearing on 8-y...→

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 ...→

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...→

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...→

Trump praises China's

Trump praises China's "powerful death penalty" for drug dealers, says he's unsure if America's "ready for that"

President Donald Trump sung the praises of China using the death penalty for drug offenses on Monday, while adding that he doesn't know if the U.S. is "ready" [...] Read full article: Trump praises China's "powerful death pe...→

Bob Thomas, first chief judge from DuPage County, retiring from Illinois Supreme Court

Bob Thomas, first chief judge from DuPage County, retiring from Illinois Supreme Court

Illinois Supreme Court Justice Robert R. Thomas, who became the first DuPage County jurist to serve as the court's chief justice, will retire at the end of the [...] Read full article: Bob Thomas, first chief judge from DuPag...→

Florida Grandma Faces DUI Manslaughter in Grandchild’s Death

Florida Grandma Faces DUI Manslaughter in Grandchild’s Death

A Florida woman who state troopers say was driving with her 10-month-old grandchild on her lap when she crashed into an Interstate 4 guard rail is now facing D [...] Read full article: Florida Grandma Faces DUI Manslaughter i...→

Family Wants Answers in Man’s Death After Florida Highway Patrol Trooper Killed

Family Wants Answers in Man’s Death After Florida Highway Patrol Trooper Killed

The family of a stranded motorist killed after he fatally shot a Florida Highway Patrol trooper doesn’t believe he would have opened fire without provocation Read full article: Family Wants Answers in Man’s Death Afte...→

After 2 Supreme Court wins, Florida man gets $875K from city

After 2 Supreme Court wins, Florida man gets $875K from city

Few people have fought any city hall all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court and won, but Fane Lozman did it twice Read full article: After 2 Supreme Court wins, Florida man ...→

Trump tax subpoenas unconstitutional, ‘harassment,’ DOJ tells Supreme Court

The Justice Department on Tuesday urged the Supreme Court to block multiple subpoenas for President Trump’s tax records, saying are unconstitutional and amount [...] Read full article: Trump tax subpoenas unconstitutional, ‘h...→

State Supreme Court appoints Mathews to Lake County circuit court vacancy

State Supreme Court appoints Mathews to Lake County circuit court vacancy

The Illinois Supreme Court has appointed Associate Lake County Judge Reginald C. Mathews to a circuit judge position left vacant by the retirement of Judge Jay [...] Read full article: State Supreme Court appoints Mathews to ...→

Fotis Dulos Lawyer: ‘We Are Heartbroken’ by His Death, Vows to Appeal to U.S. Supreme Court to Get Case to Trial

Fotis Dulos Lawyer: ‘We Are Heartbroken’ by His Death, Vows to Appeal to U.S. Supreme Court to Get Case to Trial

The lead attorney for Fotis Dulos, the husband accused of murdering his long-missing wife who died 48 hours after attempting suicide, told News 4 in an exclusi [...] Read full article: Fotis Dulos Lawyer: ‘We Are Heartbroken’...→

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 ...→

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...→

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...→

Deadly sting, wrong target: How the death of a cop’s son led King County deputies to kill a Des Moines teen

Deadly sting, wrong target: How the death of a cop’s son led King County deputies to kill a Des Moines teen

Records show how King County sheriff's deputies, hunting for the killers of a Seattle police officer's son, lured the wrong target, leading to the death of a D [...] Read full article: Deadly sting, wrong target: How the deat...→

Texas asks Supreme Court to repeal California's multi-state travel ban

Texas asks Supreme Court to repeal California's multi-state travel ban

Texas filed a lawsuit Tuesday asking the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a California law prohibiting state employees from attending taxpayer-funded business tr [...] Read full article: Texas asks Supreme Court to repeal Calif...→

Thomas to retire from Illinois Supreme Court

Thomas to retire from Illinois Supreme Court

Thomas, elected to the Supreme Court’s Second District seat in 2000, will step down from the court on Feb. 29. He was a placekicker for the Chicago Bears for n [...] Read full article: Thomas to retire from Illinois Supreme C...→

U.S. Supreme Court Rejects “I (Heart) Boobies” Case

U.S. Supreme Court Rejects “I (Heart) Boobies” Case

The U.S. Supreme Court will announce whether it will hear the case involving the Easton Area School District’s desired ban on the “I (heart) boobies!” cancer a [...] Read full article: U.S. Supreme Court Rejects “I (Heart) Bo...→

Democratic candidates go head-to-head on the Supreme Court

Democratic candidates go head-to-head on the Supreme Court

Democratic candidates tackled questions about their plans for the Supreme Court, including whether they would impose a litmus test on abortion for prospective [...] Read full article: Democratic candidates go head-to-head on...→

Brauchler: Consequences of repealing the death penalty — more trials and re-trials of heinous murderers

Brauchler: Consequences of repealing the death penalty — more trials and re-trials of heinous murderers

For the sixth time in twelve years, capital punishment opponents have started the process of repealing Colorado’s death penalty this week. Before they congratu [...] Read full article: Brauchler: Consequences of repealing the...→

Son found 'covered in blood' after dad stabbed, strangled to death inside Florida parking garage

Son found 'covered in blood' after dad stabbed, strangled to death inside Florida parking garage

The Boca Raton Police Department said Wednesday they arrested a man accused of killing his father after the victim was found dead inside a parking garage earli [...] Read full article: Son found 'covered in blood' after dad s...→

These 4 Supreme Court justices are expected to attend the State of the Union

These 4 Supreme Court justices are expected to attend the State of the Union

Four out of the nine Supreme Court justices are expected to attend the State of the Union address, which President Trump will deliver Tuesday night before a jo [...] Read full article: These 4 Supreme Court justices are expec...→

As the Supreme Court considers the fate of DACA, my future in the United States hangs in the balance

As the Supreme Court considers the fate of DACA, my future in the United States hangs in the balance

Unfortunately, it’s a familiar feeling. From the time I was born in Guadalajara, Mexico, my life has been one Hail Mary pass after another. Read full article: As the Supreme Court considers the fate ...→

U.S. Supreme Court to hear Oracle lawsuit against Google in March

U.S. Supreme Court to hear Oracle lawsuit against Google in March

Supreme Court is expected to decide whether ‘application programming interfaces’ are subject to copyright. Read full article: U.S. Supreme Court to hear Oracle lawsui...→

Supreme Court schedules Trump tax returns case for March 31

The Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in late March on President Trump’s attempt to keep his financial records secret, the justices said Friday as they re [...] Read full article: Supreme Court schedules Trump tax return...→

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...→

Letters: Debating the death penalty (2/13/20)

Letters: Debating the death penalty (2/13/20)

Debating the death penalty Re: “The consequences of repealing the death penalty,” Feb. 9 opinion column I have vacillated on my attitude on capital punishment [...] Read full article: Letters: Debating the death penalty (2/1...→

Second dolphin found shot to death off Florida coast

Second dolphin found shot to death off Florida coast

A dolphin with a bullet in its side was discovered in Pensacola Beach the same week another slaughtered porpoise was found in Naples. Read full article: Second dolphin found shot to death off F...→

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 ...→

Trump Under Fire After Praising China's Death Penalty on Drugs

Trump Under Fire After Praising China's Death Penalty on Drugs

President Donald Trump's praising China's use of the death penalty in drug trafficking cases has come under fire, according to The Independent. Read full article: Trump Under Fire After Praising China's ...→

$20,000 reward offered for information after dolphins found stabbed, shot to death off Florida coast

$20,000 reward offered for information after dolphins found stabbed, shot to death off Florida coast

NAPLES, Fla (WSVN) — Officials are offering a $20,000 reward for information leading to an arrest after two dolphins were found stabbed and shot to... Read full article: $20,000 reward offered for information a...→

Illinois Supreme Court Justice Robert Thomas Retiring At The End Of Februrary; Played Kicker For Chicago Bears For 10 Seasons

Thomas, 67, was first elected as an Illinois Supreme Court Justice in December 2000, and served as the court’s chief justice for three years from September 200 [...] Read full article: Illinois Supreme Court Justice Robert Th...→

Florida man accused of driving van into Trump-supporters' tent reportedly smiles while entering court

Florida man accused of driving van into Trump-supporters' tent reportedly smiles while entering court

A 27-year-old Jacksonville, Fla. man has been accused of allegedly assaulting a pair of senior citizen supporters of President Donald Trump who were trying to [...] Read full article: Florida man accused of driving van into ...→

Montgomery County DA: Man Beats Girlfriend To Death, Goes To Court Appearance Before Taking Her To Hospital

Montgomery County DA: Man Beats Girlfriend To Death, Goes To Court Appearance Before Taking Her To Hospital

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (CBS) — The Montgomery County district attorney says a Collegeville man who beat his girlfriend to death went to a court appearance on Monday b [...] Read full article: Montgomery County DA: Man Beats Girlfrie...→

Minnesota Supreme Court: Man can’t have gun permit, despite expungement

Minnesota Supreme Court: Man can’t have gun permit, despite expungement

A court’s expungement of a man’s prior domestic violence conviction didn’t restore his right to carry a firearm because it didn’t wipe all records of his convi [...] Read full article: Minnesota Supreme Court: Man can’t have ...→

Buffalo Grove won't ask Illinois Supreme Court to overturn controversial firefighter pension ruling

Buffalo Grove won't ask Illinois Supreme Court to overturn controversial firefighter pension ruling

Buffalo Grove will not ask the Illinois Supreme Court to overturn a landmark lower court ruling that grants full pension benefits to the widow of village firef [...] Read full article: Buffalo Grove won't ask Illinois Supreme...→

Florida Supreme Court to hear 'All for Transportation' case

Florida Supreme Court to hear 'All for Transportation' case

The Florida Supreme Court will head oral arguments in the "All for Transportation" case on Wednesday, February 5. Read full article: Florida Supreme Court to hear 'All for T...→

Suspected Gunman to Appear in Court for Navy Sailor’s Death on I-8

The suspected gunman in the shooting death of a Navy sailor trying to do a good deed along Interstate 8 is set to appear in court Monday morning. Read full article: Suspected Gunman to Appear in Court for ...→

RIVERSIDE COUNTY: Death penalty upheld for serial killer William Suff

The California Supreme Court on Monday upheld the death penalty and convictions of serial killer William Suff, found guilty of murdering, and in some cases mut [...] Read full article: RIVERSIDE COUNTY: Death penalty upheld f...→

Washington Senate passes bill to end death penalty

The measure would remove capital punishment as a sentencing option for aggravated murder and mandate instead a sentence of life in prison without possibility o [...] Read full article: Washington Senate passes bill to end dea...→

Montana boy, 12, was tortured and beaten to death by grandparents and 14-year-old uncle, court hears

Montana boy, 12, was tortured and beaten to death by grandparents and 14-year-old uncle, court hears

James Alex Hurley had been living with his grandparents James Sasser Jr. and Patricia Batts in West Yellowstone, Montana, when he was found dead. Read full article: Montana boy, 12, was tortured and beaten...→

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 ...→

NYPD officer in court for hearing on 8-year-old Thomas Valva's death

NYPD officer in court for hearing on 8-year-old Thomas Valva's death

The NYPD officer charged in his son's death and the boy's mother were both in court on Thursday. Read full article: NYPD officer in court for hearing on 8-y...→

Letters: Debating the death penalty (2/13/20)

Letters: Debating the death penalty (2/13/20)

Debating the death penalty Re: “The consequences of repealing the death penalty,” Feb. 9 opinion column I have vacillated on my attitude on capital punishment [...] Read full article: Letters: Debating the death penalty (2/1...→

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 ...→

Deadly sting, wrong target: How the death of a cop’s son led King County deputies to kill a Des Moines teen

Deadly sting, wrong target: How the death of a cop’s son led King County deputies to kill a Des Moines teen

Records show how King County sheriff's deputies, hunting for the killers of a Seattle police officer's son, lured the wrong target, leading to the death of a D [...] Read full article: Deadly sting, wrong target: How the deat...→

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...→

$20,000 reward offered for information after dolphins found stabbed, shot to death off Florida coast

$20,000 reward offered for information after dolphins found stabbed, shot to death off Florida coast

NAPLES, Fla (WSVN) — Officials are offering a $20,000 reward for information leading to an arrest after two dolphins were found stabbed and shot to... Read full article: $20,000 reward offered for information a...→

Thomas to retire from Illinois Supreme Court

Thomas to retire from Illinois Supreme Court

Thomas, elected to the Supreme Court’s Second District seat in 2000, will step down from the court on Feb. 29. He was a placekicker for the Chicago Bears for n [...] Read full article: Thomas to retire from Illinois Supreme C...→

Bob Thomas, first chief judge from DuPage County, retiring from Illinois Supreme Court

Bob Thomas, first chief judge from DuPage County, retiring from Illinois Supreme Court

Illinois Supreme Court Justice Robert R. Thomas, who became the first DuPage County jurist to serve as the court's chief justice, will retire at the end of the [...] Read full article: Bob Thomas, first chief judge from DuPag...→

Florida man accused of driving van into Trump-supporters' tent reportedly smiles while entering court

Florida man accused of driving van into Trump-supporters' tent reportedly smiles while entering court

A 27-year-old Jacksonville, Fla. man has been accused of allegedly assaulting a pair of senior citizen supporters of President Donald Trump who were trying to [...] Read full article: Florida man accused of driving van into ...→

Democratic candidates go head-to-head on the Supreme Court

Democratic candidates go head-to-head on the Supreme Court

Democratic candidates tackled questions about their plans for the Supreme Court, including whether they would impose a litmus test on abortion for prospective [...] Read full article: Democratic candidates go head-to-head on...→

Family Wants Answers in Man’s Death After Florida Highway Patrol Trooper Killed

Family Wants Answers in Man’s Death After Florida Highway Patrol Trooper Killed

The family of a stranded motorist killed after he fatally shot a Florida Highway Patrol trooper doesn’t believe he would have opened fire without provocation Read full article: Family Wants Answers in Man’s Death Afte...→

Minnesota Supreme Court: Man can’t have gun permit, despite expungement

Minnesota Supreme Court: Man can’t have gun permit, despite expungement

A court’s expungement of a man’s prior domestic violence conviction didn’t restore his right to carry a firearm because it didn’t wipe all records of his convi [...] Read full article: Minnesota Supreme Court: Man can’t have ...→

Son found 'covered in blood' after dad stabbed, strangled to death inside Florida parking garage

Son found 'covered in blood' after dad stabbed, strangled to death inside Florida parking garage

The Boca Raton Police Department said Wednesday they arrested a man accused of killing his father after the victim was found dead inside a parking garage earli [...] Read full article: Son found 'covered in blood' after dad s...→

Trump tax subpoenas unconstitutional, ‘harassment,’ DOJ tells Supreme Court

The Justice Department on Tuesday urged the Supreme Court to block multiple subpoenas for President Trump’s tax records, saying are unconstitutional and amount [...] Read full article: Trump tax subpoenas unconstitutional, ‘h...→

Florida Supreme Court to hear 'All for Transportation' case

Florida Supreme Court to hear 'All for Transportation' case

The Florida Supreme Court will head oral arguments in the "All for Transportation" case on Wednesday, February 5. Read full article: Florida Supreme Court to hear 'All for T...→

As the Supreme Court considers the fate of DACA, my future in the United States hangs in the balance

As the Supreme Court considers the fate of DACA, my future in the United States hangs in the balance

Unfortunately, it’s a familiar feeling. From the time I was born in Guadalajara, Mexico, my life has been one Hail Mary pass after another. Read full article: As the Supreme Court considers the fate ...→

RIVERSIDE COUNTY: Death penalty upheld for serial killer William Suff

The California Supreme Court on Monday upheld the death penalty and convictions of serial killer William Suff, found guilty of murdering, and in some cases mut [...] Read full article: RIVERSIDE COUNTY: Death penalty upheld f...→

U.S. Supreme Court to hear Oracle lawsuit against Google in March

U.S. Supreme Court to hear Oracle lawsuit against Google in March

Supreme Court is expected to decide whether ‘application programming interfaces’ are subject to copyright. Read full article: U.S. Supreme Court to hear Oracle lawsui...→

Fotis Dulos Lawyer: ‘We Are Heartbroken’ by His Death, Vows to Appeal to U.S. Supreme Court to Get Case to Trial

Fotis Dulos Lawyer: ‘We Are Heartbroken’ by His Death, Vows to Appeal to U.S. Supreme Court to Get Case to Trial

The lead attorney for Fotis Dulos, the husband accused of murdering his long-missing wife who died 48 hours after attempting suicide, told News 4 in an exclusi [...] Read full article: Fotis Dulos Lawyer: ‘We Are Heartbroken’...→

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...→

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 ...→

Second dolphin found shot to death off Florida coast

Second dolphin found shot to death off Florida coast

A dolphin with a bullet in its side was discovered in Pensacola Beach the same week another slaughtered porpoise was found in Naples. Read full article: Second dolphin found shot to death off F...→

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...→

Trump Under Fire After Praising China's Death Penalty on Drugs

Trump Under Fire After Praising China's Death Penalty on Drugs

President Donald Trump's praising China's use of the death penalty in drug trafficking cases has come under fire, according to The Independent. Read full article: Trump Under Fire After Praising China's ...→

Texas asks Supreme Court to repeal California's multi-state travel ban

Texas asks Supreme Court to repeal California's multi-state travel ban

Texas filed a lawsuit Tuesday asking the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a California law prohibiting state employees from attending taxpayer-funded business tr [...] Read full article: Texas asks Supreme Court to repeal Calif...→

Trump praises China's

Trump praises China's "powerful death penalty" for drug dealers, says he's unsure if America's "ready for that"

President Donald Trump sung the praises of China using the death penalty for drug offenses on Monday, while adding that he doesn't know if the U.S. is "ready" [...] Read full article: Trump praises China's "powerful death pe...→

Illinois Supreme Court Justice Robert Thomas Retiring At The End Of Februrary; Played Kicker For Chicago Bears For 10 Seasons

Thomas, 67, was first elected as an Illinois Supreme Court Justice in December 2000, and served as the court’s chief justice for three years from September 200 [...] Read full article: Illinois Supreme Court Justice Robert Th...→

U.S. Supreme Court Rejects “I (Heart) Boobies” Case

U.S. Supreme Court Rejects “I (Heart) Boobies” Case

The U.S. Supreme Court will announce whether it will hear the case involving the Easton Area School District’s desired ban on the “I (heart) boobies!” cancer a [...] Read full article: U.S. Supreme Court Rejects “I (Heart) Bo...→

Florida Grandma Faces DUI Manslaughter in Grandchild’s Death

Florida Grandma Faces DUI Manslaughter in Grandchild’s Death

A Florida woman who state troopers say was driving with her 10-month-old grandchild on her lap when she crashed into an Interstate 4 guard rail is now facing D [...] Read full article: Florida Grandma Faces DUI Manslaughter i...→

Montgomery County DA: Man Beats Girlfriend To Death, Goes To Court Appearance Before Taking Her To Hospital

Montgomery County DA: Man Beats Girlfriend To Death, Goes To Court Appearance Before Taking Her To Hospital

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (CBS) — The Montgomery County district attorney says a Collegeville man who beat his girlfriend to death went to a court appearance on Monday b [...] Read full article: Montgomery County DA: Man Beats Girlfrie...→

Brauchler: Consequences of repealing the death penalty — more trials and re-trials of heinous murderers

Brauchler: Consequences of repealing the death penalty — more trials and re-trials of heinous murderers

For the sixth time in twelve years, capital punishment opponents have started the process of repealing Colorado’s death penalty this week. Before they congratu [...] Read full article: Brauchler: Consequences of repealing the...→

After 2 Supreme Court wins, Florida man gets $875K from city

After 2 Supreme Court wins, Florida man gets $875K from city

Few people have fought any city hall all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court and won, but Fane Lozman did it twice Read full article: After 2 Supreme Court wins, Florida man ...→

Buffalo Grove won't ask Illinois Supreme Court to overturn controversial firefighter pension ruling

Buffalo Grove won't ask Illinois Supreme Court to overturn controversial firefighter pension ruling

Buffalo Grove will not ask the Illinois Supreme Court to overturn a landmark lower court ruling that grants full pension benefits to the widow of village firef [...] Read full article: Buffalo Grove won't ask Illinois Supreme...→

These 4 Supreme Court justices are expected to attend the State of the Union

These 4 Supreme Court justices are expected to attend the State of the Union

Four out of the nine Supreme Court justices are expected to attend the State of the Union address, which President Trump will deliver Tuesday night before a jo [...] Read full article: These 4 Supreme Court justices are expec...→

State Supreme Court appoints Mathews to Lake County circuit court vacancy

State Supreme Court appoints Mathews to Lake County circuit court vacancy

The Illinois Supreme Court has appointed Associate Lake County Judge Reginald C. Mathews to a circuit judge position left vacant by the retirement of Judge Jay [...] Read full article: State Supreme Court appoints Mathews to ...→

Suspected Gunman to Appear in Court for Navy Sailor’s Death on I-8

The suspected gunman in the shooting death of a Navy sailor trying to do a good deed along Interstate 8 is set to appear in court Monday morning. Read full article: Suspected Gunman to Appear in Court for ...→

Washington Senate passes bill to end death penalty

The measure would remove capital punishment as a sentencing option for aggravated murder and mandate instead a sentence of life in prison without possibility o [...] Read full article: Washington Senate passes bill to end dea...→

Supreme Court schedules Trump tax returns case for March 31

The Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in late March on President Trump’s attempt to keep his financial records secret, the justices said Friday as they re [...] Read full article: Supreme Court schedules Trump tax return...→

Montana boy, 12, was tortured and beaten to death by grandparents and 14-year-old uncle, court hears

Montana boy, 12, was tortured and beaten to death by grandparents and 14-year-old uncle, court hears

James Alex Hurley had been living with his grandparents James Sasser Jr. and Patricia Batts in West Yellowstone, Montana, when he was found dead. Read full article: Montana boy, 12, was tortured and beaten...→

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...→

NYPD officer in court for hearing on 8-year-old Thomas Valva's death

NYPD officer in court for hearing on 8-year-old Thomas Valva's death

The NYPD officer charged in his son's death and the boy's mother were both in court on Thursday. Read full article: NYPD officer in court for hearing on 8-y...→

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...→

Letters: Debating the death penalty (2/13/20)

Letters: Debating the death penalty (2/13/20)

Debating the death penalty Re: “The consequences of repealing the death penalty,” Feb. 9 opinion column I have vacillated on my attitude on capital punishment [...] Read full article: Letters: Debating the death penalty (2/1...→

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 ...→

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...→

Second dolphin found shot to death off Florida coast

Second dolphin found shot to death off Florida coast

A dolphin with a bullet in its side was discovered in Pensacola Beach the same week another slaughtered porpoise was found in Naples. Read full article: Second dolphin found shot to death off F...→

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...→

Deadly sting, wrong target: How the death of a cop’s son led King County deputies to kill a Des Moines teen

Deadly sting, wrong target: How the death of a cop’s son led King County deputies to kill a Des Moines teen

Records show how King County sheriff's deputies, hunting for the killers of a Seattle police officer's son, lured the wrong target, leading to the death of a D [...] Read full article: Deadly sting, wrong target: How the deat...→

Trump Under Fire After Praising China's Death Penalty on Drugs

Trump Under Fire After Praising China's Death Penalty on Drugs

President Donald Trump's praising China's use of the death penalty in drug trafficking cases has come under fire, according to The Independent. Read full article: Trump Under Fire After Praising China's ...→

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...→

Texas asks Supreme Court to repeal California's multi-state travel ban

Texas asks Supreme Court to repeal California's multi-state travel ban

Texas filed a lawsuit Tuesday asking the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a California law prohibiting state employees from attending taxpayer-funded business tr [...] Read full article: Texas asks Supreme Court to repeal Calif...→

$20,000 reward offered for information after dolphins found stabbed, shot to death off Florida coast

$20,000 reward offered for information after dolphins found stabbed, shot to death off Florida coast

NAPLES, Fla (WSVN) — Officials are offering a $20,000 reward for information leading to an arrest after two dolphins were found stabbed and shot to... Read full article: $20,000 reward offered for information a...→

Trump praises China's

Trump praises China's "powerful death penalty" for drug dealers, says he's unsure if America's "ready for that"

President Donald Trump sung the praises of China using the death penalty for drug offenses on Monday, while adding that he doesn't know if the U.S. is "ready" [...] Read full article: Trump praises China's "powerful death pe...→

Thomas to retire from Illinois Supreme Court

Thomas to retire from Illinois Supreme Court

Thomas, elected to the Supreme Court’s Second District seat in 2000, will step down from the court on Feb. 29. He was a placekicker for the Chicago Bears for n [...] Read full article: Thomas to retire from Illinois Supreme C...→

Illinois Supreme Court Justice Robert Thomas Retiring At The End Of Februrary; Played Kicker For Chicago Bears For 10 Seasons

Thomas, 67, was first elected as an Illinois Supreme Court Justice in December 2000, and served as the court’s chief justice for three years from September 200 [...] Read full article: Illinois Supreme Court Justice Robert Th...→

Bob Thomas, first chief judge from DuPage County, retiring from Illinois Supreme Court

Bob Thomas, first chief judge from DuPage County, retiring from Illinois Supreme Court

Illinois Supreme Court Justice Robert R. Thomas, who became the first DuPage County jurist to serve as the court's chief justice, will retire at the end of the [...] Read full article: Bob Thomas, first chief judge from DuPag...→

U.S. Supreme Court Rejects “I (Heart) Boobies” Case

U.S. Supreme Court Rejects “I (Heart) Boobies” Case

The U.S. Supreme Court will announce whether it will hear the case involving the Easton Area School District’s desired ban on the “I (heart) boobies!” cancer a [...] Read full article: U.S. Supreme Court Rejects “I (Heart) Bo...→

Florida man accused of driving van into Trump-supporters' tent reportedly smiles while entering court

Florida man accused of driving van into Trump-supporters' tent reportedly smiles while entering court

A 27-year-old Jacksonville, Fla. man has been accused of allegedly assaulting a pair of senior citizen supporters of President Donald Trump who were trying to [...] Read full article: Florida man accused of driving van into ...→

Florida Grandma Faces DUI Manslaughter in Grandchild’s Death

Florida Grandma Faces DUI Manslaughter in Grandchild’s Death

A Florida woman who state troopers say was driving with her 10-month-old grandchild on her lap when she crashed into an Interstate 4 guard rail is now facing D [...] Read full article: Florida Grandma Faces DUI Manslaughter i...→

Democratic candidates go head-to-head on the Supreme Court

Democratic candidates go head-to-head on the Supreme Court

Democratic candidates tackled questions about their plans for the Supreme Court, including whether they would impose a litmus test on abortion for prospective [...] Read full article: Democratic candidates go head-to-head on...→

Montgomery County DA: Man Beats Girlfriend To Death, Goes To Court Appearance Before Taking Her To Hospital

Montgomery County DA: Man Beats Girlfriend To Death, Goes To Court Appearance Before Taking Her To Hospital

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (CBS) — The Montgomery County district attorney says a Collegeville man who beat his girlfriend to death went to a court appearance on Monday b [...] Read full article: Montgomery County DA: Man Beats Girlfrie...→

Family Wants Answers in Man’s Death After Florida Highway Patrol Trooper Killed

Family Wants Answers in Man’s Death After Florida Highway Patrol Trooper Killed

The family of a stranded motorist killed after he fatally shot a Florida Highway Patrol trooper doesn’t believe he would have opened fire without provocation Read full article: Family Wants Answers in Man’s Death Afte...→

Brauchler: Consequences of repealing the death penalty — more trials and re-trials of heinous murderers

Brauchler: Consequences of repealing the death penalty — more trials and re-trials of heinous murderers

For the sixth time in twelve years, capital punishment opponents have started the process of repealing Colorado’s death penalty this week. Before they congratu [...] Read full article: Brauchler: Consequences of repealing the...→

Minnesota Supreme Court: Man can’t have gun permit, despite expungement

Minnesota Supreme Court: Man can’t have gun permit, despite expungement

A court’s expungement of a man’s prior domestic violence conviction didn’t restore his right to carry a firearm because it didn’t wipe all records of his convi [...] Read full article: Minnesota Supreme Court: Man can’t have ...→

After 2 Supreme Court wins, Florida man gets $875K from city

After 2 Supreme Court wins, Florida man gets $875K from city

Few people have fought any city hall all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court and won, but Fane Lozman did it twice Read full article: After 2 Supreme Court wins, Florida man ...→

Son found 'covered in blood' after dad stabbed, strangled to death inside Florida parking garage

Son found 'covered in blood' after dad stabbed, strangled to death inside Florida parking garage

The Boca Raton Police Department said Wednesday they arrested a man accused of killing his father after the victim was found dead inside a parking garage earli [...] Read full article: Son found 'covered in blood' after dad s...→

Buffalo Grove won't ask Illinois Supreme Court to overturn controversial firefighter pension ruling

Buffalo Grove won't ask Illinois Supreme Court to overturn controversial firefighter pension ruling

Buffalo Grove will not ask the Illinois Supreme Court to overturn a landmark lower court ruling that grants full pension benefits to the widow of village firef [...] Read full article: Buffalo Grove won't ask Illinois Supreme...→

Trump tax subpoenas unconstitutional, ‘harassment,’ DOJ tells Supreme Court

The Justice Department on Tuesday urged the Supreme Court to block multiple subpoenas for President Trump’s tax records, saying are unconstitutional and amount [...] Read full article: Trump tax subpoenas unconstitutional, ‘h...→

These 4 Supreme Court justices are expected to attend the State of the Union

These 4 Supreme Court justices are expected to attend the State of the Union

Four out of the nine Supreme Court justices are expected to attend the State of the Union address, which President Trump will deliver Tuesday night before a jo [...] Read full article: These 4 Supreme Court justices are expec...→

Florida Supreme Court to hear 'All for Transportation' case

Florida Supreme Court to hear 'All for Transportation' case

The Florida Supreme Court will head oral arguments in the "All for Transportation" case on Wednesday, February 5. Read full article: Florida Supreme Court to hear 'All for T...→

State Supreme Court appoints Mathews to Lake County circuit court vacancy

State Supreme Court appoints Mathews to Lake County circuit court vacancy

The Illinois Supreme Court has appointed Associate Lake County Judge Reginald C. Mathews to a circuit judge position left vacant by the retirement of Judge Jay [...] Read full article: State Supreme Court appoints Mathews to ...→

As the Supreme Court considers the fate of DACA, my future in the United States hangs in the balance

As the Supreme Court considers the fate of DACA, my future in the United States hangs in the balance

Unfortunately, it’s a familiar feeling. From the time I was born in Guadalajara, Mexico, my life has been one Hail Mary pass after another. Read full article: As the Supreme Court considers the fate ...→

Suspected Gunman to Appear in Court for Navy Sailor’s Death on I-8

The suspected gunman in the shooting death of a Navy sailor trying to do a good deed along Interstate 8 is set to appear in court Monday morning. Read full article: Suspected Gunman to Appear in Court for ...→

RIVERSIDE COUNTY: Death penalty upheld for serial killer William Suff

The California Supreme Court on Monday upheld the death penalty and convictions of serial killer William Suff, found guilty of murdering, and in some cases mut [...] Read full article: RIVERSIDE COUNTY: Death penalty upheld f...→

U.S. Supreme Court to hear Oracle lawsuit against Google in March

U.S. Supreme Court to hear Oracle lawsuit against Google in March

Supreme Court is expected to decide whether ‘application programming interfaces’ are subject to copyright. Read full article: U.S. Supreme Court to hear Oracle lawsui...→

Washington Senate passes bill to end death penalty

The measure would remove capital punishment as a sentencing option for aggravated murder and mandate instead a sentence of life in prison without possibility o [...] Read full article: Washington Senate passes bill to end dea...→

Fotis Dulos Lawyer: ‘We Are Heartbroken’ by His Death, Vows to Appeal to U.S. Supreme Court to Get Case to Trial

Fotis Dulos Lawyer: ‘We Are Heartbroken’ by His Death, Vows to Appeal to U.S. Supreme Court to Get Case to Trial

The lead attorney for Fotis Dulos, the husband accused of murdering his long-missing wife who died 48 hours after attempting suicide, told News 4 in an exclusi [...] Read full article: Fotis Dulos Lawyer: ‘We Are Heartbroken’...→

Supreme Court schedules Trump tax returns case for March 31

The Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in late March on President Trump’s attempt to keep his financial records secret, the justices said Friday as they re [...] Read full article: Supreme Court schedules Trump tax return...→