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Justices take up gun case, though disputed law has changed

The Supreme Court is turning to gun rights for the first time in nearly a decade, even though the regulation at the heart of a challenge by New York City gun owners already has been changed. Read full article: Justices take up gun case, though disput...→

Justices take up gun case, though disputed law has changed

The Supreme Court is turning to gun rights for the first time in nearly a decade, even though the regulation at the heart of a challenge by New York City gun owners already has been changed. Read full article: Justices take up gun case, though disput...→

Supreme Court agrees to hear case involving religious freedom in Obamacare dispute over birth control

Supreme Court agrees to hear case involving religious freedom in Obamacare dispute over birth control

The Little Sisters of the Poor, an order of Roman Catholic nuns, fought the contraceptive requirement since it was first imposed. Read full article: Supreme Court agrees to hear case involv...→

Supreme Court takes up case on suitability of gay foster parents

Supreme Court takes up case on suitability of gay foster parents

The justices will hear about a dispute between a Catholic charity and the city of Philadelphia. Read full article: Supreme Court takes up case on suitabili...→

Jose Inez Garcia Zarate Ordered To Face Competency Test In Gun Case

Jose Inez Garcia Zarate ordered by a U.S. judge Wednesday to participate in a psychological evaluation to determine whether he is competent to stand trial on federal gun charges. Read full article: Jose Inez Garcia Zarate Ordered To Face ...→

Chris Christie Appears At 'Bridgegate' Convictions Case Before U.S. Supreme Court

Chris Christie Appears At 'Bridgegate' Convictions Case Before U.S. Supreme Court

Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie made an unexpected visit to the United States Supreme Court on Tuesday as justices heard arguments in the "Bridegate" corruption case. Read full article: Chris Christie Appears At 'Bridgegate' C...→

Chris Christie makes surprise Supreme Court appearance for ‘Bridgegate’ case

Chris Christie makes surprise Supreme Court appearance for ‘Bridgegate’ case

Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie made a surprise appearance at the US Supreme Court on Tuesday for oral arguments in the “Bridgegate” case. Read full article: Chris Christie makes surprise Supreme Co...→

US Supreme Court Denies Michelle Carter’s Appeal in Texting Suicide Case

US Supreme Court Denies Michelle Carter’s Appeal in Texting Suicide Case

The United States Supreme Court said Monday that it will not take up an appeal brought by Michelle Carter, who was convicted of encouraging her boyfriend through texts and phone calls to take his own life. The decision leaves Carter’s conviction intact, though she is expected to be released from jail this week. Carter was convicted in 2017 of involuntary… Read full article: US Supreme Court Denies Michelle Carter’...→

Supreme Court won’t hear Michelle Carter case

Supreme Court won’t hear Michelle Carter case

The US Supreme Court has denied a request from lawyers for Michelle Carter to have the court review her involuntary manslaughter conviction stemming from the suicide of 18-year-old Conrad Roy III.... On Monday, Carter’s case was among several on the court’s website listed under the heading “Certiorari Denied.” Read full article: Supreme Court won’t hear Michelle Carter...→

Supreme Court rejects appeal in high-profile texting suicide case

Supreme Court rejects appeal in high-profile texting suicide case

Michelle Carter is serving a 15-month sentence after being convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the 2014 death of her boyfriend, Conrad Roy III. Read full article: Supreme Court rejects appeal in high-pro...→

US Supreme Court Denies Michelle Carter’s Appeal in Texting Suicide Case

The United States Supreme Court said Monday that it will not take up an appeal brought by Michelle Carter, who was convicted of encouraging her boyfriend through texts and phone calls to take his own life. The decision leaves Carter’s conviction intact. Carter was convicted in 2017 of involuntary manslaughter in the 2014 death of her suicidal boyfriend Conrad Roy… Read full article: US Supreme Court Denies Michelle Carter’...→

Supreme Court may review California, nonprofit privacy law

Supreme Court may review California, nonprofit privacy law

The Supreme Court could decide as early as Monday whether to review a California law that forces nonprofits to disclose donors to the state attorney general, testing the bounds of state government authority and privacy rights. Read full article: Supreme Court may review California, non...→

Stakes High as US Supreme Court Weighs ‘Bridgegate’ Case

Stakes High as US Supreme Court Weighs ‘Bridgegate’ Case

“This is not going to end well.” Those words spoken by a Port Authority of New York and New Jersey official in the summer of 2013 could hardly have been more prophetic. The plot to create gridlock near the busy George Washington Bridge that September to punish a mayor for not endorsing Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie left a trail of… Read full article: Stakes High as US Supreme Court Weighs ‘...→

Stakes high as US Supreme Court weighs 'Bridgegate' case

Stakes high as US Supreme Court weighs 'Bridgegate' case

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments next week on whether to throw out the convictions of two former aides to former Republican Gov. Chris Christie in New Jersey's "Bridgegate" case Read full article: Stakes high as US Supreme Court weighs '...→

Louisiana abortion case heading to Supreme Court draws pro-life briefs

Louisiana abortion case heading to Supreme Court draws pro-life briefs

The Family Research Council announced Wednesday it was the latest pro-life group to file a brief in support of a Louisiana law restricting abortion access headed for the Supreme Court in March. Read full article: Louisiana abortion case heading to Supre...→

Colorado’s red flag law invoked, likely for the first time, in Denver case

Colorado’s red flag law invoked, likely for the first time, in Denver case

What may be the state’s first extreme risk protection order petition was filed — and temporarily granted — in Denver for a suicidal man, just one day after the new law came into e… Read full article: Colorado’s red flag law invoked, likely ...→

Supreme Court to Hear Timely Case on Electoral College Voters

Supreme Court to Hear Timely Case on Electoral College Voters

A handful of rogue electoral votes, if allowed, could to tip the next presidential election. Read full article: Supreme Court to Hear Timely Case on Ele...→

Supreme Court to hear birth control case

Supreme Court to hear birth control case

The high court will review whether the Trump administration was on solid ground when it gave religious employers and universities broader religious and moral exemptions to the Obamacare contraception mandate, which requires health care plans to offer free birth control. Read full article: Supreme Court to hear birth control case...→

Supreme Court will take up Colorado “faithless electors” case

Supreme Court will take up Colorado “faithless electors” case

The U.S. Supreme Court announced Friday it will consider a Colorado case that could have major implications for how the Electoral College selects the president. Read full article: Supreme Court will take up Colorado “fai...→

Va. Urges Justices to Back Weapon Ban at Gun Rally

Va. Urges Justices to Back Weapon Ban at Gun Rally

Virginia urged the state Supreme Court on Friday to uphold a weapons ban at an upcoming gun rally in the capital, insisting it was necessary to prevent a repeat of deadly violence that erupted at a white nationalist rally more than two years ago. State Attorney General Mark... Read full article: Va. Urges Justices to Back Weapon Ban at...→

'OK, Boomer' Makes Supreme Court Appearance in Age Case

'OK, Boomer' Makes Supreme Court Appearance in Age Case

The trendy dig "OK, Boomer" made its first appearance in the Supreme Court Wednesday, invoked by baby boomer Chief Justice John Roberts 12 days before he turns 65.The meme is a favorite of younger generations and Roberts used it in questions in a case about age... Read full article: 'OK, Boomer' Makes Supreme Court Appeara...→

‘OK, Boomer’ makes a Supreme Court appearance in age case

‘OK, Boomer’ makes a Supreme Court appearance in age case

WASHINGTON — “OK, Boomer" made its first appearance in the Supreme Court Wednesday, invoked by baby boomer Chief Justice John Roberts 12 days before he turns 65. The meme is a favorite of younger generations and Roberts used it in... Read full article: ‘OK, Boomer’ makes a Supreme Court appea...→

Supreme Court may toss out convictions in Bridgegate case

Supreme Court may toss out convictions in Bridgegate case

Fraud cases typically accuse public officials of diverting public resources to line their own pockets and there was no such claim in this case. Read full article: Supreme Court may toss out convictions i...→

Corruption case law in jeopardy as Supreme Court hears 'Bridgegate'

Corruption case law in jeopardy as Supreme Court hears 'Bridgegate'

The “Bridgegate” case gives the court an opening to further limit public corruption prosecutions. Read full article: Corruption case law in jeopardy as Supre...→

Supreme Court refuses to hear 'Free the Nipple' appeal in New Hampshire case

Supreme Court refuses to hear 'Free the Nipple' appeal in New Hampshire case

The Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear an appeal by three women arrested for violating a local New Hampshire ordinance by exposing their breasts in public as part of the so-called "Free the Nipple" movement.  Read full article: Supreme Court refuses to hear 'Free the ...→

Supreme Court rejects appeal in texting suicide case

Supreme Court rejects appeal in texting suicide case

The Supreme Court won't upend the conviction of a Massachusetts woman who sent her boyfriend text messages urging him to kill himself Read full article: Supreme Court rejects appeal in texting ...→

Supreme Court Rejects Appeal in Texting Suicide Case

Supreme Court Rejects Appeal in Texting Suicide Case

The Supreme Court Monday left in place the conviction of a Massachusetts woman who sent her boyfriend text messages urging him to kill himself. Read full article: Supreme Court Rejects Appeal in Texting ...→

US Supreme Court Denies Michelle Carter’s Appeal in Texting Suicide Case

The United States Supreme Court said Monday that it will not take up an appeal brought by Michelle Carter, who was convicted of encouraging her boyfriend through texts and phone calls to take his own life. The decision leaves Carter’s convi Read full article: US Supreme Court Denies Michelle Carter’...→

Gun Case Delayed For Man Cleared Of San Francisco Pier Death

A federal judge on Friday delayed a gun possession trial against a Mexican man who was acquitted of killing a woman on a San Francisco pier in a case that became a national flashpoint, saying he has questions about the man’s mental competency. Read full article: Gun Case Delayed For Man Cleared Of San ...→

Stakes High as US Supreme Court Weighs ‘Bridgegate’ Case

“This is not going to end well.” Those words spoken by a Port Authority of New York and New Jersey official in the summer of 2013 could hardly have been more prophetic. The plot to create gridlock near the busy George Washington Bridge that Read full article: Stakes High as US Supreme Court Weighs ‘...→

Supreme Court Won’t Hear Case of ‘Shield’ Actor Convicted of Murdering Wife in Front of Kids

Supreme Court Won’t Hear Case of ‘Shield’ Actor Convicted of Murdering Wife in Front of Kids

The California Supreme Court refused Wednesday to review the case of actor Michael Jace, who was convicted of second-degree murder for fatally shooting his wife in front of their two young children in their Hyde Park home nearly five years ago. Read full article: Supreme Court Won’t Hear Case of ‘Shield...→

Bloomberg, Northam push back on gun law ‘misinformation’ | WTOP

Bloomberg, Northam push back on gun law ‘misinformation’ | WTOP

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Democratic presidential hopeful Michael Bloomberg voiced strong support Tuesday for enacting new gun regulations in Virginia a few months after groups he backs spent millions of… Read full article: Bloomberg, Northam push back on gun law ...→

Indiana Asks Supreme Court to Uphold Parental Notice of Abortion Law

Indiana Asks Supreme Court to Uphold Parental Notice of Abortion Law

The attorney general of Indiana has asked the Supreme Court to uphold a state law that requires parental notification for a minor's abortion. Read full article: Indiana Asks Supreme Court to Uphold Par...→

Supreme Court to Hear Case Involving Religious Freedom in Obamacare Dispute Over Birth Control

Supreme Court to Hear Case Involving Religious Freedom in Obamacare Dispute Over Birth Control

The Supreme Court said Friday it will take up a the fate of a Trump administration rule, now on hold, that would grant employers an exemption, on religious or moral grounds, from Obamacare’s requirement to provide health insurance coverage for birth control. Pennsylvania and New Jersey successfully challenged the rule that would provide broad exemptions to the law, and lower… Read full article: Supreme Court to Hear Case Involving Rel...→

Antioch man sentenced to federal prison in gun possession case

Antioch man sentenced to federal prison in gun possession case

An Antioch man who was arrested with a pistol during a traffic stop was sentenced to 44 months in federal prison. Read full article: Antioch man sentenced to federal prison ...→

‘Faithless Elector’: Supreme Court to Hear Case on How Presidents Are Chosen

‘Faithless Elector’: Supreme Court to Hear Case on How Presidents Are Chosen

The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Friday to take up an issue that could change a key element of the system America uses to elect its president, with a decision likely in the spring just as the campaign heats up, NBC News reported. The answer to the question could be a decisive one: are the electors who cast the actual Electoral… Read full article: ‘Faithless Elector’: Supreme Court to He...→

Opinion | Is 'OK, boomer' ageist? Maybe, but a Supreme Court case won't fix generational shaming.

Opinion | Is 'OK, boomer' ageist? Maybe, but a Supreme Court case won't fix generational shaming.

Legal protections aren't the answer we need. We need to change the lenses we use to view people of other generations. Read full article: Opinion | Is 'OK, boomer' ageist? Maybe,...→

Judge rules term limits law unconstitutional in Elk Grove case

Judge rules term limits law unconstitutional in Elk Grove case

A Cook County judge Wednesday found a new state law barring retroactive municipal term limits as unconstitutional, giving hope to supporters of an Elk Grove Village referendum that seeks to oust longtime Mayor Craig Johnson and other board members. Read full article: Judge rules term limits law unconstituti...→

What Wednesday's Supreme Court case could mean for age discrimination in the workplace

What Wednesday's Supreme Court case could mean for age discrimination in the workplace

Babb v. Wilkie could determine precisely what a plaintiff needs to prove in order to be protected under the Age Discrimination in Employment Act. Read full article: What Wednesday's Supreme Court case coul...→

Supreme Court declines to hear Michelle Carter appeal in texting suicide case

Supreme Court declines to hear Michelle Carter appeal in texting suicide case

The Supreme Court declined to hear the appeal of Michelle Carter, who was convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the suicide death of her teenage boyfriend. Read full article: Supreme Court declines to hear Michelle ...→

Supreme Court rejects appeal in texting suicide case

Supreme Court rejects appeal in texting suicide case

The Supreme Court won't upend the conviction of a Massachusetts woman who sent her boyfriend text messages urging him to kill himself Read full article: Supreme Court rejects appeal in texting ...→

Supreme Court rejects appeal in Michelle Carter texting suicide case

Supreme Court rejects appeal in Michelle Carter texting suicide case

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Monday left in place the conviction of a Massachusetts woman who sent her boyfriend text messages urging him to kill himself. Michelle Carter is serving a 15-month… Read full article: Supreme Court rejects appeal in Michelle...→

US Supreme Court Declines To Hear Michelle Carter Texting Suicide Case

US Supreme Court Declines To Hear Michelle Carter Texting Suicide Case

The United States Supreme Court has declined to hear the case of Michelle Carter, a Plainville woman who was convicted of involuntary manslaughter last year. Read full article: US Supreme Court Declines To Hear Michel...→

Stakes high as Supreme Court weighs ‘Bridgegate’ case

Stakes high as Supreme Court weighs ‘Bridgegate’ case

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — “This is not going to end well.” Those words spoken by a Port Authority of New York and New Jersey official in the summer of 2013 could hardly have been more prophetic. The plot to create... Read full article: Stakes high as Supreme Court weighs ‘Bri...→

Steve Daines' pro-Second Amendment bill aims to protect law-abiding gun owners taking firearms across state lines

Sen. Steve Daines, R-Mont., introduced a Second Amendment bill to the Senate last month aimed at easing the restrictions on gun owners when they are transporting their firearms across state lines.  Read full article: Steve Daines' pro-Second Amendment bill ...→

The Supreme Court might overturn Roe v. Wade, but that doesn't mean justices will have the final say on abortion laws, expert says

The Supreme Court might overturn Roe v. Wade, but that doesn't mean justices will have the final say on abortion laws, expert says

Ultimately, it would be up to states to "protect and expand reproductive freedom," if Roe v. Wade is overturned, the National Institute for Reproductive Health has said. Read full article: The Supreme Court might overturn Roe v. ...→

Supreme Court agrees to hear case involving religious freedom in Obamacare dispute over birth control

Supreme Court agrees to hear case involving religious freedom in Obamacare dispute over birth control

The Little Sisters of the Poor, an order of Roman Catholic nuns, fought the contraceptive requirement since it was first imposed. Read full article: Supreme Court agrees to hear case involv...→

Supreme Court to Hear Case Involving Religious Freedom in Obamacare Dispute Over Birth Control

Supreme Court to Hear Case Involving Religious Freedom in Obamacare Dispute Over Birth Control

The Supreme Court said Friday it will take up a the fate of a Trump administration rule, now on hold, that would grant employers an exemption, on religious or moral grounds, from Obamacare’s requirement to provide health insurance coverage for birth control. Pennsylvania and New Jersey successfully challenged the rule that would provide broad exemptions to the law, and lower… Read full article: Supreme Court to Hear Case Involving Rel...→

Supreme Court to hear birth control case

Supreme Court to hear birth control case

The high court will review whether the Trump administration was on solid ground when it gave religious employers and universities broader religious and moral exemptions to the Obamacare contraception mandate, which requires health care plans to offer free birth control. Read full article: Supreme Court to hear birth control case...→

Supreme Court takes up case on suitability of gay foster parents

Supreme Court takes up case on suitability of gay foster parents

The justices will hear about a dispute between a Catholic charity and the city of Philadelphia. Read full article: Supreme Court takes up case on suitabili...→

‘Faithless Elector’: Supreme Court to Hear Case on How Presidents Are Chosen

‘Faithless Elector’: Supreme Court to Hear Case on How Presidents Are Chosen

The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Friday to take up an issue that could change a key element of the system America uses to elect its president, with a decision likely in the spring just as the campaign heats up, NBC News reported. The answer to the question could be a decisive one: are the electors who cast the actual Electoral… Read full article: ‘Faithless Elector’: Supreme Court to He...→

Va. Urges Justices to Back Weapon Ban at Gun Rally

Va. Urges Justices to Back Weapon Ban at Gun Rally

Virginia urged the state Supreme Court on Friday to uphold a weapons ban at an upcoming gun rally in the capital, insisting it was necessary to prevent a repeat of deadly violence that erupted at a white nationalist rally more than two years ago. State Attorney General Mark... Read full article: Va. Urges Justices to Back Weapon Ban at...→

Jose Inez Garcia Zarate Ordered To Face Competency Test In Gun Case

Jose Inez Garcia Zarate ordered by a U.S. judge Wednesday to participate in a psychological evaluation to determine whether he is competent to stand trial on federal gun charges. Read full article: Jose Inez Garcia Zarate Ordered To Face ...→

Judge rules term limits law unconstitutional in Elk Grove case

Judge rules term limits law unconstitutional in Elk Grove case

A Cook County judge Wednesday found a new state law barring retroactive municipal term limits as unconstitutional, giving hope to supporters of an Elk Grove Village referendum that seeks to oust longtime Mayor Craig Johnson and other board members. Read full article: Judge rules term limits law unconstituti...→

‘OK, Boomer’ makes a Supreme Court appearance in age case

‘OK, Boomer’ makes a Supreme Court appearance in age case

WASHINGTON — “OK, Boomer" made its first appearance in the Supreme Court Wednesday, invoked by baby boomer Chief Justice John Roberts 12 days before he turns 65. The meme is a favorite of younger generations and Roberts used it in... Read full article: ‘OK, Boomer’ makes a Supreme Court appea...→

Chris Christie Appears At 'Bridgegate' Convictions Case Before U.S. Supreme Court

Chris Christie Appears At 'Bridgegate' Convictions Case Before U.S. Supreme Court

Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie made an unexpected visit to the United States Supreme Court on Tuesday as justices heard arguments in the "Bridegate" corruption case. Read full article: Chris Christie Appears At 'Bridgegate' C...→

What Wednesday's Supreme Court case could mean for age discrimination in the workplace

What Wednesday's Supreme Court case could mean for age discrimination in the workplace

Babb v. Wilkie could determine precisely what a plaintiff needs to prove in order to be protected under the Age Discrimination in Employment Act. Read full article: What Wednesday's Supreme Court case coul...→

Corruption case law in jeopardy as Supreme Court hears 'Bridgegate'

Corruption case law in jeopardy as Supreme Court hears 'Bridgegate'

The “Bridgegate” case gives the court an opening to further limit public corruption prosecutions. Read full article: Corruption case law in jeopardy as Supre...→

US Supreme Court Denies Michelle Carter’s Appeal in Texting Suicide Case

US Supreme Court Denies Michelle Carter’s Appeal in Texting Suicide Case

The United States Supreme Court said Monday that it will not take up an appeal brought by Michelle Carter, who was convicted of encouraging her boyfriend through texts and phone calls to take his own life. The decision leaves Carter’s conviction intact, though she is expected to be released from jail this week. Carter was convicted in 2017 of involuntary… Read full article: US Supreme Court Denies Michelle Carter’...→

Supreme Court declines to hear Michelle Carter appeal in texting suicide case

Supreme Court declines to hear Michelle Carter appeal in texting suicide case

The Supreme Court declined to hear the appeal of Michelle Carter, who was convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the suicide death of her teenage boyfriend. Read full article: Supreme Court declines to hear Michelle ...→

Supreme Court rejects appeal in texting suicide case

Supreme Court rejects appeal in texting suicide case

The Supreme Court won't upend the conviction of a Massachusetts woman who sent her boyfriend text messages urging him to kill himself Read full article: Supreme Court rejects appeal in texting ...→

Supreme Court rejects appeal in high-profile texting suicide case

Supreme Court rejects appeal in high-profile texting suicide case

Michelle Carter is serving a 15-month sentence after being convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the 2014 death of her boyfriend, Conrad Roy III. Read full article: Supreme Court rejects appeal in high-pro...→

Supreme Court rejects appeal in Michelle Carter texting suicide case

Supreme Court rejects appeal in Michelle Carter texting suicide case

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Monday left in place the conviction of a Massachusetts woman who sent her boyfriend text messages urging him to kill himself. Michelle Carter is serving a 15-month… Read full article: Supreme Court rejects appeal in Michelle...→

US Supreme Court Denies Michelle Carter’s Appeal in Texting Suicide Case

The United States Supreme Court said Monday that it will not take up an appeal brought by Michelle Carter, who was convicted of encouraging her boyfriend through texts and phone calls to take his own life. The decision leaves Carter’s convi Read full article: US Supreme Court Denies Michelle Carter’...→

Supreme Court may review California, nonprofit privacy law

Supreme Court may review California, nonprofit privacy law

The Supreme Court could decide as early as Monday whether to review a California law that forces nonprofits to disclose donors to the state attorney general, testing the bounds of state government authority and privacy rights. Read full article: Supreme Court may review California, non...→

Stakes High as US Supreme Court Weighs ‘Bridgegate’ Case

“This is not going to end well.” Those words spoken by a Port Authority of New York and New Jersey official in the summer of 2013 could hardly have been more prophetic. The plot to create gridlock near the busy George Washington Bridge that Read full article: Stakes High as US Supreme Court Weighs ‘...→

Stakes high as US Supreme Court weighs 'Bridgegate' case

Stakes high as US Supreme Court weighs 'Bridgegate' case

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments next week on whether to throw out the convictions of two former aides to former Republican Gov. Chris Christie in New Jersey's "Bridgegate" case Read full article: Stakes high as US Supreme Court weighs '...→

Steve Daines' pro-Second Amendment bill aims to protect law-abiding gun owners taking firearms across state lines

Sen. Steve Daines, R-Mont., introduced a Second Amendment bill to the Senate last month aimed at easing the restrictions on gun owners when they are transporting their firearms across state lines.  Read full article: Steve Daines' pro-Second Amendment bill ...→

Bloomberg, Northam push back on gun law ‘misinformation’ | WTOP

Bloomberg, Northam push back on gun law ‘misinformation’ | WTOP

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Democratic presidential hopeful Michael Bloomberg voiced strong support Tuesday for enacting new gun regulations in Virginia a few months after groups he backs spent millions of… Read full article: Bloomberg, Northam push back on gun law ...→

Colorado’s red flag law invoked, likely for the first time, in Denver case

Colorado’s red flag law invoked, likely for the first time, in Denver case

What may be the state’s first extreme risk protection order petition was filed — and temporarily granted — in Denver for a suicidal man, just one day after the new law came into e… Read full article: Colorado’s red flag law invoked, likely ...→

Supreme Court to Hear Timely Case on Electoral College Voters

Supreme Court to Hear Timely Case on Electoral College Voters

A handful of rogue electoral votes, if allowed, could to tip the next presidential election. Read full article: Supreme Court to Hear Timely Case on Ele...→

Antioch man sentenced to federal prison in gun possession case

Antioch man sentenced to federal prison in gun possession case

An Antioch man who was arrested with a pistol during a traffic stop was sentenced to 44 months in federal prison. Read full article: Antioch man sentenced to federal prison ...→

Supreme Court will take up Colorado “faithless electors” case

Supreme Court will take up Colorado “faithless electors” case

The U.S. Supreme Court announced Friday it will consider a Colorado case that could have major implications for how the Electoral College selects the president. Read full article: Supreme Court will take up Colorado “fai...→

Opinion | Is 'OK, boomer' ageist? Maybe, but a Supreme Court case won't fix generational shaming.

Opinion | Is 'OK, boomer' ageist? Maybe, but a Supreme Court case won't fix generational shaming.

Legal protections aren't the answer we need. We need to change the lenses we use to view people of other generations. Read full article: Opinion | Is 'OK, boomer' ageist? Maybe,...→

'OK, Boomer' Makes Supreme Court Appearance in Age Case

'OK, Boomer' Makes Supreme Court Appearance in Age Case

The trendy dig "OK, Boomer" made its first appearance in the Supreme Court Wednesday, invoked by baby boomer Chief Justice John Roberts 12 days before he turns 65.The meme is a favorite of younger generations and Roberts used it in questions in a case about age... Read full article: 'OK, Boomer' Makes Supreme Court Appeara...→

Supreme Court may toss out convictions in Bridgegate case

Supreme Court may toss out convictions in Bridgegate case

Fraud cases typically accuse public officials of diverting public resources to line their own pockets and there was no such claim in this case. Read full article: Supreme Court may toss out convictions i...→

Chris Christie makes surprise Supreme Court appearance for ‘Bridgegate’ case

Chris Christie makes surprise Supreme Court appearance for ‘Bridgegate’ case

Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie made a surprise appearance at the US Supreme Court on Tuesday for oral arguments in the “Bridgegate” case. Read full article: Chris Christie makes surprise Supreme Co...→

Supreme Court refuses to hear 'Free the Nipple' appeal in New Hampshire case

Supreme Court refuses to hear 'Free the Nipple' appeal in New Hampshire case

The Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear an appeal by three women arrested for violating a local New Hampshire ordinance by exposing their breasts in public as part of the so-called "Free the Nipple" movement.  Read full article: Supreme Court refuses to hear 'Free the ...→

Supreme Court won’t hear Michelle Carter case

Supreme Court won’t hear Michelle Carter case

The US Supreme Court has denied a request from lawyers for Michelle Carter to have the court review her involuntary manslaughter conviction stemming from the suicide of 18-year-old Conrad Roy III.... On Monday, Carter’s case was among several on the court’s website listed under the heading “Certiorari Denied.” Read full article: Supreme Court won’t hear Michelle Carter...→

Supreme Court rejects appeal in texting suicide case

Supreme Court rejects appeal in texting suicide case

The Supreme Court won't upend the conviction of a Massachusetts woman who sent her boyfriend text messages urging him to kill himself Read full article: Supreme Court rejects appeal in texting ...→

Supreme Court Rejects Appeal in Texting Suicide Case

Supreme Court Rejects Appeal in Texting Suicide Case

The Supreme Court Monday left in place the conviction of a Massachusetts woman who sent her boyfriend text messages urging him to kill himself. Read full article: Supreme Court Rejects Appeal in Texting ...→

US Supreme Court Denies Michelle Carter’s Appeal in Texting Suicide Case

The United States Supreme Court said Monday that it will not take up an appeal brought by Michelle Carter, who was convicted of encouraging her boyfriend through texts and phone calls to take his own life. The decision leaves Carter’s conviction intact. Carter was convicted in 2017 of involuntary manslaughter in the 2014 death of her suicidal boyfriend Conrad Roy… Read full article: US Supreme Court Denies Michelle Carter’...→

US Supreme Court Declines To Hear Michelle Carter Texting Suicide Case

US Supreme Court Declines To Hear Michelle Carter Texting Suicide Case

The United States Supreme Court has declined to hear the case of Michelle Carter, a Plainville woman who was convicted of involuntary manslaughter last year. Read full article: US Supreme Court Declines To Hear Michel...→

Gun Case Delayed For Man Cleared Of San Francisco Pier Death

A federal judge on Friday delayed a gun possession trial against a Mexican man who was acquitted of killing a woman on a San Francisco pier in a case that became a national flashpoint, saying he has questions about the man’s mental competency. Read full article: Gun Case Delayed For Man Cleared Of San ...→

Stakes High as US Supreme Court Weighs ‘Bridgegate’ Case

Stakes High as US Supreme Court Weighs ‘Bridgegate’ Case

“This is not going to end well.” Those words spoken by a Port Authority of New York and New Jersey official in the summer of 2013 could hardly have been more prophetic. The plot to create gridlock near the busy George Washington Bridge that September to punish a mayor for not endorsing Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie left a trail of… Read full article: Stakes High as US Supreme Court Weighs ‘...→

Stakes high as Supreme Court weighs ‘Bridgegate’ case

Stakes high as Supreme Court weighs ‘Bridgegate’ case

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — “This is not going to end well.” Those words spoken by a Port Authority of New York and New Jersey official in the summer of 2013 could hardly have been more prophetic. The plot to create... Read full article: Stakes high as Supreme Court weighs ‘Bri...→

Supreme Court Won’t Hear Case of ‘Shield’ Actor Convicted of Murdering Wife in Front of Kids

Supreme Court Won’t Hear Case of ‘Shield’ Actor Convicted of Murdering Wife in Front of Kids

The California Supreme Court refused Wednesday to review the case of actor Michael Jace, who was convicted of second-degree murder for fatally shooting his wife in front of their two young children in their Hyde Park home nearly five years ago. Read full article: Supreme Court Won’t Hear Case of ‘Shield...→

Louisiana abortion case heading to Supreme Court draws pro-life briefs

Louisiana abortion case heading to Supreme Court draws pro-life briefs

The Family Research Council announced Wednesday it was the latest pro-life group to file a brief in support of a Louisiana law restricting abortion access headed for the Supreme Court in March. Read full article: Louisiana abortion case heading to Supre...→

The Supreme Court might overturn Roe v. Wade, but that doesn't mean justices will have the final say on abortion laws, expert says

The Supreme Court might overturn Roe v. Wade, but that doesn't mean justices will have the final say on abortion laws, expert says

Ultimately, it would be up to states to "protect and expand reproductive freedom," if Roe v. Wade is overturned, the National Institute for Reproductive Health has said. Read full article: The Supreme Court might overturn Roe v. ...→

Indiana Asks Supreme Court to Uphold Parental Notice of Abortion Law

Indiana Asks Supreme Court to Uphold Parental Notice of Abortion Law

The attorney general of Indiana has asked the Supreme Court to uphold a state law that requires parental notification for a minor's abortion. Read full article: Indiana Asks Supreme Court to Uphold Par...→

Supreme Court agrees to hear case involving religious freedom in Obamacare dispute over birth control

Supreme Court agrees to hear case involving religious freedom in Obamacare dispute over birth control

The Little Sisters of the Poor, an order of Roman Catholic nuns, fought the contraceptive requirement since it was first imposed. Read full article: Supreme Court agrees to hear case involv...→

Supreme Court to Hear Timely Case on Electoral College Voters

Supreme Court to Hear Timely Case on Electoral College Voters

A handful of rogue electoral votes, if allowed, could to tip the next presidential election. Read full article: Supreme Court to Hear Timely Case on Ele...→

Supreme Court to Hear Case Involving Religious Freedom in Obamacare Dispute Over Birth Control

Supreme Court to Hear Case Involving Religious Freedom in Obamacare Dispute Over Birth Control

The Supreme Court said Friday it will take up a the fate of a Trump administration rule, now on hold, that would grant employers an exemption, on religious or moral grounds, from Obamacare’s requirement to provide health insurance coverage for birth control. Pennsylvania and New Jersey successfully challenged the rule that would provide broad exemptions to the law, and lower… Read full article: Supreme Court to Hear Case Involving Rel...→

Supreme Court to hear birth control case

Supreme Court to hear birth control case

The high court will review whether the Trump administration was on solid ground when it gave religious employers and universities broader religious and moral exemptions to the Obamacare contraception mandate, which requires health care plans to offer free birth control. Read full article: Supreme Court to hear birth control case...→

Antioch man sentenced to federal prison in gun possession case

Antioch man sentenced to federal prison in gun possession case

An Antioch man who was arrested with a pistol during a traffic stop was sentenced to 44 months in federal prison. Read full article: Antioch man sentenced to federal prison ...→

Supreme Court takes up case on suitability of gay foster parents

Supreme Court takes up case on suitability of gay foster parents

The justices will hear about a dispute between a Catholic charity and the city of Philadelphia. Read full article: Supreme Court takes up case on suitabili...→

Supreme Court will take up Colorado “faithless electors” case

Supreme Court will take up Colorado “faithless electors” case

The U.S. Supreme Court announced Friday it will consider a Colorado case that could have major implications for how the Electoral College selects the president. Read full article: Supreme Court will take up Colorado “fai...→

‘Faithless Elector’: Supreme Court to Hear Case on How Presidents Are Chosen

‘Faithless Elector’: Supreme Court to Hear Case on How Presidents Are Chosen

The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Friday to take up an issue that could change a key element of the system America uses to elect its president, with a decision likely in the spring just as the campaign heats up, NBC News reported. The answer to the question could be a decisive one: are the electors who cast the actual Electoral… Read full article: ‘Faithless Elector’: Supreme Court to He...→

Va. Urges Justices to Back Weapon Ban at Gun Rally

Va. Urges Justices to Back Weapon Ban at Gun Rally

Virginia urged the state Supreme Court on Friday to uphold a weapons ban at an upcoming gun rally in the capital, insisting it was necessary to prevent a repeat of deadly violence that erupted at a white nationalist rally more than two years ago. State Attorney General Mark... Read full article: Va. Urges Justices to Back Weapon Ban at...→

Opinion | Is 'OK, boomer' ageist? Maybe, but a Supreme Court case won't fix generational shaming.

Opinion | Is 'OK, boomer' ageist? Maybe, but a Supreme Court case won't fix generational shaming.

Legal protections aren't the answer we need. We need to change the lenses we use to view people of other generations. Read full article: Opinion | Is 'OK, boomer' ageist? Maybe,...→

Jose Inez Garcia Zarate Ordered To Face Competency Test In Gun Case

Jose Inez Garcia Zarate ordered by a U.S. judge Wednesday to participate in a psychological evaluation to determine whether he is competent to stand trial on federal gun charges. Read full article: Jose Inez Garcia Zarate Ordered To Face ...→

'OK, Boomer' Makes Supreme Court Appearance in Age Case

'OK, Boomer' Makes Supreme Court Appearance in Age Case

The trendy dig "OK, Boomer" made its first appearance in the Supreme Court Wednesday, invoked by baby boomer Chief Justice John Roberts 12 days before he turns 65.The meme is a favorite of younger generations and Roberts used it in questions in a case about age... Read full article: 'OK, Boomer' Makes Supreme Court Appeara...→

Judge rules term limits law unconstitutional in Elk Grove case

Judge rules term limits law unconstitutional in Elk Grove case

A Cook County judge Wednesday found a new state law barring retroactive municipal term limits as unconstitutional, giving hope to supporters of an Elk Grove Village referendum that seeks to oust longtime Mayor Craig Johnson and other board members. Read full article: Judge rules term limits law unconstituti...→

‘OK, Boomer’ makes a Supreme Court appearance in age case

‘OK, Boomer’ makes a Supreme Court appearance in age case

WASHINGTON — “OK, Boomer" made its first appearance in the Supreme Court Wednesday, invoked by baby boomer Chief Justice John Roberts 12 days before he turns 65. The meme is a favorite of younger generations and Roberts used it in... Read full article: ‘OK, Boomer’ makes a Supreme Court appea...→

Chris Christie Appears At 'Bridgegate' Convictions Case Before U.S. Supreme Court

Chris Christie Appears At 'Bridgegate' Convictions Case Before U.S. Supreme Court

Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie made an unexpected visit to the United States Supreme Court on Tuesday as justices heard arguments in the "Bridegate" corruption case. Read full article: Chris Christie Appears At 'Bridgegate' C...→

Supreme Court may toss out convictions in Bridgegate case

Supreme Court may toss out convictions in Bridgegate case

Fraud cases typically accuse public officials of diverting public resources to line their own pockets and there was no such claim in this case. Read full article: Supreme Court may toss out convictions i...→

What Wednesday's Supreme Court case could mean for age discrimination in the workplace

What Wednesday's Supreme Court case could mean for age discrimination in the workplace

Babb v. Wilkie could determine precisely what a plaintiff needs to prove in order to be protected under the Age Discrimination in Employment Act. Read full article: What Wednesday's Supreme Court case coul...→

Chris Christie makes surprise Supreme Court appearance for ‘Bridgegate’ case

Chris Christie makes surprise Supreme Court appearance for ‘Bridgegate’ case

Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie made a surprise appearance at the US Supreme Court on Tuesday for oral arguments in the “Bridgegate” case. Read full article: Chris Christie makes surprise Supreme Co...→

Corruption case law in jeopardy as Supreme Court hears 'Bridgegate'

Corruption case law in jeopardy as Supreme Court hears 'Bridgegate'

The “Bridgegate” case gives the court an opening to further limit public corruption prosecutions. Read full article: Corruption case law in jeopardy as Supre...→

US Supreme Court Denies Michelle Carter’s Appeal in Texting Suicide Case

US Supreme Court Denies Michelle Carter’s Appeal in Texting Suicide Case

The United States Supreme Court said Monday that it will not take up an appeal brought by Michelle Carter, who was convicted of encouraging her boyfriend through texts and phone calls to take his own life. The decision leaves Carter’s conviction intact, though she is expected to be released from jail this week. Carter was convicted in 2017 of involuntary… Read full article: US Supreme Court Denies Michelle Carter’...→

Supreme Court refuses to hear 'Free the Nipple' appeal in New Hampshire case

Supreme Court refuses to hear 'Free the Nipple' appeal in New Hampshire case

The Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear an appeal by three women arrested for violating a local New Hampshire ordinance by exposing their breasts in public as part of the so-called "Free the Nipple" movement.  Read full article: Supreme Court refuses to hear 'Free the ...→

Supreme Court declines to hear Michelle Carter appeal in texting suicide case

Supreme Court declines to hear Michelle Carter appeal in texting suicide case

The Supreme Court declined to hear the appeal of Michelle Carter, who was convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the suicide death of her teenage boyfriend. Read full article: Supreme Court declines to hear Michelle ...→

Supreme Court won’t hear Michelle Carter case

Supreme Court won’t hear Michelle Carter case

The US Supreme Court has denied a request from lawyers for Michelle Carter to have the court review her involuntary manslaughter conviction stemming from the suicide of 18-year-old Conrad Roy III.... On Monday, Carter’s case was among several on the court’s website listed under the heading “Certiorari Denied.” Read full article: Supreme Court won’t hear Michelle Carter...→

Supreme Court rejects appeal in texting suicide case

Supreme Court rejects appeal in texting suicide case

The Supreme Court won't upend the conviction of a Massachusetts woman who sent her boyfriend text messages urging him to kill himself Read full article: Supreme Court rejects appeal in texting ...→

Supreme Court rejects appeal in texting suicide case

Supreme Court rejects appeal in texting suicide case

The Supreme Court won't upend the conviction of a Massachusetts woman who sent her boyfriend text messages urging him to kill himself Read full article: Supreme Court rejects appeal in texting ...→

Supreme Court rejects appeal in high-profile texting suicide case

Supreme Court rejects appeal in high-profile texting suicide case

Michelle Carter is serving a 15-month sentence after being convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the 2014 death of her boyfriend, Conrad Roy III. Read full article: Supreme Court rejects appeal in high-pro...→

Supreme Court Rejects Appeal in Texting Suicide Case

Supreme Court Rejects Appeal in Texting Suicide Case

The Supreme Court Monday left in place the conviction of a Massachusetts woman who sent her boyfriend text messages urging him to kill himself. Read full article: Supreme Court Rejects Appeal in Texting ...→

Supreme Court rejects appeal in Michelle Carter texting suicide case

Supreme Court rejects appeal in Michelle Carter texting suicide case

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Monday left in place the conviction of a Massachusetts woman who sent her boyfriend text messages urging him to kill himself. Michelle Carter is serving a 15-month… Read full article: Supreme Court rejects appeal in Michelle...→

US Supreme Court Denies Michelle Carter’s Appeal in Texting Suicide Case

The United States Supreme Court said Monday that it will not take up an appeal brought by Michelle Carter, who was convicted of encouraging her boyfriend through texts and phone calls to take his own life. The decision leaves Carter’s conviction intact. Carter was convicted in 2017 of involuntary manslaughter in the 2014 death of her suicidal boyfriend Conrad Roy… Read full article: US Supreme Court Denies Michelle Carter’...→

US Supreme Court Denies Michelle Carter’s Appeal in Texting Suicide Case

The United States Supreme Court said Monday that it will not take up an appeal brought by Michelle Carter, who was convicted of encouraging her boyfriend through texts and phone calls to take his own life. The decision leaves Carter’s convi Read full article: US Supreme Court Denies Michelle Carter’...→

US Supreme Court Declines To Hear Michelle Carter Texting Suicide Case

US Supreme Court Declines To Hear Michelle Carter Texting Suicide Case

The United States Supreme Court has declined to hear the case of Michelle Carter, a Plainville woman who was convicted of involuntary manslaughter last year. Read full article: US Supreme Court Declines To Hear Michel...→

Supreme Court may review California, nonprofit privacy law

Supreme Court may review California, nonprofit privacy law

The Supreme Court could decide as early as Monday whether to review a California law that forces nonprofits to disclose donors to the state attorney general, testing the bounds of state government authority and privacy rights. Read full article: Supreme Court may review California, non...→

Gun Case Delayed For Man Cleared Of San Francisco Pier Death

A federal judge on Friday delayed a gun possession trial against a Mexican man who was acquitted of killing a woman on a San Francisco pier in a case that became a national flashpoint, saying he has questions about the man’s mental competency. Read full article: Gun Case Delayed For Man Cleared Of San ...→

Stakes High as US Supreme Court Weighs ‘Bridgegate’ Case

Stakes High as US Supreme Court Weighs ‘Bridgegate’ Case

“This is not going to end well.” Those words spoken by a Port Authority of New York and New Jersey official in the summer of 2013 could hardly have been more prophetic. The plot to create gridlock near the busy George Washington Bridge that September to punish a mayor for not endorsing Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie left a trail of… Read full article: Stakes High as US Supreme Court Weighs ‘...→

Stakes High as US Supreme Court Weighs ‘Bridgegate’ Case

“This is not going to end well.” Those words spoken by a Port Authority of New York and New Jersey official in the summer of 2013 could hardly have been more prophetic. The plot to create gridlock near the busy George Washington Bridge that Read full article: Stakes High as US Supreme Court Weighs ‘...→

Stakes high as Supreme Court weighs ‘Bridgegate’ case

Stakes high as Supreme Court weighs ‘Bridgegate’ case

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — “This is not going to end well.” Those words spoken by a Port Authority of New York and New Jersey official in the summer of 2013 could hardly have been more prophetic. The plot to create... Read full article: Stakes high as Supreme Court weighs ‘Bri...→

Stakes high as US Supreme Court weighs 'Bridgegate' case

Stakes high as US Supreme Court weighs 'Bridgegate' case

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments next week on whether to throw out the convictions of two former aides to former Republican Gov. Chris Christie in New Jersey's "Bridgegate" case Read full article: Stakes high as US Supreme Court weighs '...→

Supreme Court Won’t Hear Case of ‘Shield’ Actor Convicted of Murdering Wife in Front of Kids

Supreme Court Won’t Hear Case of ‘Shield’ Actor Convicted of Murdering Wife in Front of Kids

The California Supreme Court refused Wednesday to review the case of actor Michael Jace, who was convicted of second-degree murder for fatally shooting his wife in front of their two young children in their Hyde Park home nearly five years ago. Read full article: Supreme Court Won’t Hear Case of ‘Shield...→

Steve Daines' pro-Second Amendment bill aims to protect law-abiding gun owners taking firearms across state lines

Sen. Steve Daines, R-Mont., introduced a Second Amendment bill to the Senate last month aimed at easing the restrictions on gun owners when they are transporting their firearms across state lines.  Read full article: Steve Daines' pro-Second Amendment bill ...→

Louisiana abortion case heading to Supreme Court draws pro-life briefs

Louisiana abortion case heading to Supreme Court draws pro-life briefs

The Family Research Council announced Wednesday it was the latest pro-life group to file a brief in support of a Louisiana law restricting abortion access headed for the Supreme Court in March. Read full article: Louisiana abortion case heading to Supre...→

Bloomberg, Northam push back on gun law ‘misinformation’ | WTOP

Bloomberg, Northam push back on gun law ‘misinformation’ | WTOP

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Democratic presidential hopeful Michael Bloomberg voiced strong support Tuesday for enacting new gun regulations in Virginia a few months after groups he backs spent millions of… Read full article: Bloomberg, Northam push back on gun law ...→

The Supreme Court might overturn Roe v. Wade, but that doesn't mean justices will have the final say on abortion laws, expert says

The Supreme Court might overturn Roe v. Wade, but that doesn't mean justices will have the final say on abortion laws, expert says

Ultimately, it would be up to states to "protect and expand reproductive freedom," if Roe v. Wade is overturned, the National Institute for Reproductive Health has said. Read full article: The Supreme Court might overturn Roe v. ...→

Colorado’s red flag law invoked, likely for the first time, in Denver case

Colorado’s red flag law invoked, likely for the first time, in Denver case

What may be the state’s first extreme risk protection order petition was filed — and temporarily granted — in Denver for a suicidal man, just one day after the new law came into e… Read full article: Colorado’s red flag law invoked, likely ...→

Indiana Asks Supreme Court to Uphold Parental Notice of Abortion Law

Indiana Asks Supreme Court to Uphold Parental Notice of Abortion Law

The attorney general of Indiana has asked the Supreme Court to uphold a state law that requires parental notification for a minor's abortion. Read full article: Indiana Asks Supreme Court to Uphold Par...→