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Supreme Court allows Trump's wealth test to restrict legal immigration—a tactic used to keep out European Jews in 1930s

Supreme Court allows Trump's wealth test to restrict legal immigration—a tactic used to keep out European Jews in 1930s

Advocates for immigration have denounced the so-called public charge rule, with some linking it to the same tactic used in the 1930s to keep out European Jews [...] Read full article: Supreme Court allows Trump's wealth test...→

Supreme Court allows Trump's wealth test to restrict legal immigration—a tactic used to keep out European Jews in 1930s

Supreme Court allows Trump's wealth test to restrict legal immigration—a tactic used to keep out European Jews in 1930s

Advocates for immigration have denounced the so-called public charge rule, with some linking it to the same tactic used in the 1930s to keep out European Jews [...] Read full article: Supreme Court allows Trump's wealth test...→

White House mandates coronavirus test for anyone in 'close proximity' to Trump or Pence

White House mandates coronavirus test for anyone in 'close proximity' to Trump or Pence

A White House spokesman confirmed the new protocol Friday as part of an effort to protect the president and the vice president. Read full article: White House mandates coronavirus test fo...→

White House to require quick coronavirus test for anyone to meet Trump, Pence

White House to require quick coronavirus test for anyone to meet Trump, Pence

The White House says anyone who wants to get close to President Trump or Vice President Mike Pence will have to take a quick coronavirus test, as COVID-19 case [...] Read full article: White House to require quick coronavirus...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Anyone coming close to Trump must get rapid COVID-19 test: White House

Coronavirus government response updates: Anyone coming close to Trump must get rapid COVID-19 test: White House

President Donald Trump continues to resist a nationwide stay-at-home directive, despite his nation's top official stressing more candidly that it's key to savi [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Supreme Court cancels courtroom argument for rest of the term

Supreme Court cancels courtroom argument for rest of the term

The Supreme Court says it won’t keep the oral argument schedule for the rest of the term. ... The court says if public health and safety considerations change, [...] Read full article: Supreme Court cancels courtroom argument...→

Anyone Coming Near Trump, Pence Will Get COVID-19 Test

Anyone Coming Near Trump, Pence Will Get COVID-19 Test

Anyone who will be in close proximity to Trump, Pence, will be given rapid COVID-19 test starting Friday, the White House announced Friday afternoon.This is a [...] Read full article: Anyone Coming Near Trump, Pence Will Get...→

A Conservative Legal Doctrine for the Age of Trump

A Conservative Legal Doctrine for the Age of Trump

Many conservatives and libertarians have responded to his broad claims with fury and derision, as he must have known they would. Read full article: A Conservative Legal Doctrine for the Ag...→

Colorado legislature can resume its regular session after breaking for coronavirus, Supreme Court rules

Colorado legislature can resume its regular session after breaking for coronavirus, Supreme Court rules

Colorado lawmakers don’t have to meet for 120 consecutive days during a declared public health emergency, the Colorado Supreme Court ruled in a narrow decision [...] Read full article: Colorado legislature can resume its regu...→

Supreme Court accepts case on police immunity from lawsuits

Supreme Court accepts case on police immunity from lawsuits

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal by police officers who believe they deserve immunity from a lawsuit... Read full article: Supreme Court accepts case on police imm...→

Trump Administration Rolls Back Fuel Economy Standards; Opponents Vow Court Fight

Trump Administration Rolls Back Fuel Economy Standards; Opponents Vow Court Fight

While the new standards will apply nationwide, California and other states that have adopted stricter mileage standards likely won’t have their lawsuit against [...] Read full article: Trump Administration Rolls Back Fuel Eco...→

Trump says coronavirus test that offers quick results could be ready this week

Trump says coronavirus test that offers quick results could be ready this week

President Trump said on Monday that the United States has conducted coronavirus testing on “hundreds of thousands of people” and that is why the country now le [...] Read full article: Trump says coronavirus test that offers ...→

Anti-Trump super PAC ramps up coronavirus ad campaign in spite of legal threats

Anti-Trump super PAC ramps up coronavirus ad campaign in spite of legal threats

Priorities USA, a Democratic super PAC pouncing on President Trump’s past comments about the novel coronavirus, intensified its efforts Friday in the face of p [...] Read full article: Anti-Trump super PAC ramps up coronaviru...→

Trump campaign threatens legal action over TV ad highlighting president’s coronavirus comments

Trump campaign threatens legal action over TV ad highlighting president’s coronavirus comments

President Trump's re-election campaign threatened legal action Wednesday again television stations that broadcast an ad highlighting his past comments about th [...] Read full article: Trump campaign threatens legal action ov...→

Trump campaign threatens legal action against stations airing 'false' ad from Democratic super PAC

Trump campaign threatens legal action against stations airing 'false' ad from Democratic super PAC

President Trump's reelection campaign sent cease and desist letters to local news outlets on Wednesday threatening legal action if they refused to stop airing [...] Read full article: Trump campaign threatens legal action ag...→

Conservative leaders press senators to confirm Trump circuit court pick

Conservative leaders press senators to confirm Trump circuit court pick

The letter was organized by the Article III Project, a group dedicated to supporting President Trump's judicial nominees. Read full article: Conservative leaders press senators to c...→

People meeting Trump or Pence must now take rapid coronavirus test

People meeting Trump or Pence must now take rapid coronavirus test

WASHINGTON — Anyone meeting President Trump or Vice President Pence will now be subjected to rapid COVID-19 tests to prevent the leaders from becoming infected [...] Read full article: People meeting Trump or Pence must now t...→

Supreme Court Takes Up Trump Bid to Shield Financial Records

The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear President Donald Trump's appeals in three separate cases to prevent his financial records, including tax return [...] Read full article: Supreme Court Takes Up Trump Bid to Shie...→

Supreme Judicial Court moves to free some criminal defendants over coronavirus fears

Supreme Judicial Court moves to free some criminal defendants over coronavirus fears

Defendants who are being held on bail while awaiting trial for non-violent crimes can be freed under some circumstances due to coronavirus, the state’s Supreme [...] Read full article: Supreme Judicial Court moves to free som...→

Supreme Court postpones April arguments

Supreme Court postpones April arguments

The Supreme Court announced Friday it would be postponing oral arguments scheduled for the end of the month due to the continuing threat of the spread of COVID [...] Read full article: Supreme Court postpones April arguments...→

Lawyers Ask Colorado Supreme Court to Help Release Jail Detainees

Lawyers Ask Colorado Supreme Court to Help Release Jail Detainees

A coalition of criminal defense lawyers filed a lawsuit today, April 3, asking the Colorado Supreme Court to help reduce populations in jails throughout the st [...] Read full article: Lawyers Ask Colorado Supreme Court to He...→

Trump announces Justin Walker, former Kavanaugh clerk, as pick for DC Circuit Court

Trump announces Justin Walker, former Kavanaugh clerk, as pick for DC Circuit Court

Walker previously clerked for former Justice Anthony Kennedy and Justice Brett Kavanaugh before his elevation to the Supreme Court. Read full article: Trump announces Justin Walker, former Ka...→

Justice RBG Continues Workouts at Supreme Court

Justice RBG Continues Workouts at Supreme Court

Despite the closing of workout facilities across the country, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is continuing her regular sessions twice a week at the private Suprem [...] Read full article: Justice RBG Continues Workouts at Suprem...→

Wake Forest Reprimands Law Prof for Reading Racial Slur in Famous Supreme Court Opinion

Wake Forest Reprimands Law Prof for Reading Racial Slur in Famous Supreme Court Opinion

A professor at Wake Forest Law School was chastised by the school's dean after he read a case footnote that contained the N-word during a classroom discussion [...] Read full article: Wake Forest Reprimands Law Prof for Read...→

Trump Administration Rolls Back Fuel Emissions Standards; Opponents Vow Court Fight

Trump Administration Rolls Back Fuel Emissions Standards; Opponents Vow Court Fight

The Trump administration has finalized a roll back of strict Obama-era vehicle mileage standards Tuesday, gutting a major component in the battle against clima [...] Read full article: Trump Administration Rolls Back Fuel Emi...→

Trump shows off new rapid coronavirus test kit in Rose Garden, as HHS says 1 million Americans tested

Trump shows off new rapid coronavirus test kit in Rose Garden, as HHS says 1 million Americans tested

President Trump announced on Monday that the United States has tested over 1 million people for the coronavirus as he unveiled a new rapid test kit for the con [...] Read full article: Trump shows off new rapid coronavirus te...→

Courts Lead to Legal Uncertainty for MA Tribe, Critics Blame Trump

Courts Lead to Legal Uncertainty for MA Tribe, Critics Blame Trump

The status of the Mashpee Wampanoag reservation in Massachusetts is in limbo following a series of court decisions, but critics blame Trump. Read full article: Courts Lead to Legal Uncertainty for MA ...→

Dreamers to Supreme Court: Coronavirus is reason to preserve DACA

Dreamers to Supreme Court: Coronavirus is reason to preserve DACA

Illegal immigrant “Dreamers” told the Supreme Court on Friday they are a key resource to combat the coronavirus crisis and that it’s another reason the high co [...] Read full article: Dreamers to Supreme Court: Coronavirus i...→

Kathy Griffin Claims She Can't Get Coronavirus Test, Blames Trump & Pence

Kathy Griffin Claims She Can't Get Coronavirus Test, Blames Trump & Pence

Kathy Griffin claimed she cannot get a coronavirus test after being admitted to an ER for what she called "unbearably painful symptoms." Read full article: Kathy Griffin Claims She Can't Get Coron...→

Trump Campaign Warns of Legal Action Against PAC's Coronavirus Ad

Trump Campaign Warns of Legal Action Against PAC's Coronavirus Ad

Television stations are being threatened by President Donald Trump’s campaign if they continue to broadcast an ad alleging that the president called the corona [...] Read full article: Trump Campaign Warns of Legal Action Aga...→

Two Circuit Court of Cook County employees test positive for COVID-19

Two Circuit Court of Cook County employees test positive for COVID-19

The employees didn’t show any symptoms when they last reported for work March 13, officials said. Read full article: Two Circuit Court of Cook County employe...→

Supreme Court scraps April calendar, delays major cases amid pandemic

Supreme Court scraps April calendar, delays major cases amid pandemic

The Supreme Court cleared its calendar for April, extending an already historic delay of major legal cases, several of which have big implications for the 2020 [...] Read full article: Supreme Court scraps April calendar, del...→

Supreme Court Postpones April Oral Arguments

Supreme Court Postpones April Oral Arguments

The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday postponed oral arguments scheduled for April as a result of the coronavirus and it remains unclear when several high-profile c [...] Read full article: Supreme Court Postpones April Oral Argum...→

White House implements rapid coronavirus test for anyone interacting with Trump, Pence

White House implements rapid coronavirus test for anyone interacting with Trump, Pence

The White House said Friday those who come into close proximity to President Trump or Vice President Pence will be required to take a rapid COVID-19 test to pr [...] Read full article: White House implements rapid coronavirus...→

Trump nominates McConnell ally to powerful appeals court

Trump nominates McConnell ally to powerful appeals court

President Donald Trump is nominating a 37-year-old judge and former clerk to Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh to a seat on the powerful U.S. Court of Appe [...] Read full article: Trump nominates McConnell ally to powerf...→

Trump Picks McConnell Favorite for DC Appeals Court

Trump Picks McConnell Favorite for DC Appeals Court

President Donald Trump said he is picking Justin Walker, an ally of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., to serve on the U.S. District Court of Appea [...] Read full article: Trump Picks McConnell Favorite for DC Ap...→

Trump picks young judge likely to court controversy for open seat on federal appeals court in D.C.

Trump picks young judge likely to court controversy for open seat on federal appeals court in D.C.

President Trump plans to nominate Judge Justin Walker, 37, for the federal appeals court in D.C., making him the youngest nominee since the 1980s to the nation [...] Read full article: Trump picks young judge likely to court ...→

Colorado tells Supreme Court that faithless electors threaten “stable governance”

Colorado tells Supreme Court that faithless electors threaten “stable governance”

The state of Colorado on Wednesday defended the constitutionality of a state law before the highest court in the nation, arguing it had the power to force Colo [...] Read full article: Colorado tells Supreme Court that faithl...→

NY high court keeps woman’s suit vs. Trump on hold, for now | WTOP

NEW YORK (AP) — New York’s highest court decided Tuesday to leave a former “Apprentice” contestant’s defamation lawsuit against President Donald Trump on hold [...] Read full article: NY high court keeps woman’s suit vs. Tru...→

Pa. Supreme Court Asked to Reduce Jail Populations to Combat Coronavirus

Pa. Supreme Court Asked to Reduce Jail Populations to Combat Coronavirus

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court is being asked to order the release of some inmates from county jails to help reduce the spread of the new virus Read full article: Pa. Supreme Court Asked to Reduce Jail P...→

Trump can’t delay general election, legal experts say

Trump can’t delay general election, legal experts say

The rash of states postponing or modifying their primary elections because of the coronavirus raises a question: Can President Trump delay or cancel November’s [...] Read full article: Trump can’t delay general election, lega...→

Minnesota Supreme Court agrees to hear PolyMet permit appeal

Minnesota Supreme Court agrees to hear PolyMet permit appeal

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Supreme Court has agreed to hear PolyMet Mining Inc.’s appeal of a ruling that canceled three permits needed for its propo [...] Read full article: Minnesota Supreme Court agrees to hear P...→

Supreme Court scraps April calendar, delays major cases amid pandemic

Supreme Court scraps April calendar, delays major cases amid pandemic

The Supreme Court cleared its calendar for April, extending an already historic delay of major legal cases, several of which have big implications for the 2020 [...] Read full article: Supreme Court scraps April calendar, del...→

People meeting Trump or Pence must now take rapid coronavirus test

People meeting Trump or Pence must now take rapid coronavirus test

WASHINGTON — Anyone meeting President Trump or Vice President Pence will now be subjected to rapid COVID-19 tests to prevent the leaders from becoming infected [...] Read full article: People meeting Trump or Pence must now t...→

White House to require quick coronavirus test for anyone to meet Trump, Pence

White House to require quick coronavirus test for anyone to meet Trump, Pence

The White House says anyone who wants to get close to President Trump or Vice President Mike Pence will have to take a quick coronavirus test, as COVID-19 case [...] Read full article: White House to require quick coronavirus...→

Supreme Court Postpones April Oral Arguments

Supreme Court Postpones April Oral Arguments

The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday postponed oral arguments scheduled for April as a result of the coronavirus and it remains unclear when several high-profile c [...] Read full article: Supreme Court Postpones April Oral Argum...→

Supreme Judicial Court moves to free some criminal defendants over coronavirus fears

Supreme Judicial Court moves to free some criminal defendants over coronavirus fears

Defendants who are being held on bail while awaiting trial for non-violent crimes can be freed under some circumstances due to coronavirus, the state’s Supreme [...] Read full article: Supreme Judicial Court moves to free som...→

Supreme Court cancels courtroom argument for rest of the term

Supreme Court cancels courtroom argument for rest of the term

The Supreme Court says it won’t keep the oral argument schedule for the rest of the term. ... The court says if public health and safety considerations change, [...] Read full article: Supreme Court cancels courtroom argument...→

Trump nominates McConnell ally to powerful appeals court

Trump nominates McConnell ally to powerful appeals court

President Donald Trump is nominating a 37-year-old judge and former clerk to Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh to a seat on the powerful U.S. Court of Appe [...] Read full article: Trump nominates McConnell ally to powerf...→

Lawyers Ask Colorado Supreme Court to Help Release Jail Detainees

Lawyers Ask Colorado Supreme Court to Help Release Jail Detainees

A coalition of criminal defense lawyers filed a lawsuit today, April 3, asking the Colorado Supreme Court to help reduce populations in jails throughout the st [...] Read full article: Lawyers Ask Colorado Supreme Court to He...→

A Conservative Legal Doctrine for the Age of Trump

A Conservative Legal Doctrine for the Age of Trump

Many conservatives and libertarians have responded to his broad claims with fury and derision, as he must have known they would. Read full article: A Conservative Legal Doctrine for the Ag...→

Trump picks young judge likely to court controversy for open seat on federal appeals court in D.C.

Trump picks young judge likely to court controversy for open seat on federal appeals court in D.C.

President Trump plans to nominate Judge Justin Walker, 37, for the federal appeals court in D.C., making him the youngest nominee since the 1980s to the nation [...] Read full article: Trump picks young judge likely to court ...→

Colorado legislature can resume its regular session after breaking for coronavirus, Supreme Court rules

Colorado legislature can resume its regular session after breaking for coronavirus, Supreme Court rules

Colorado lawmakers don’t have to meet for 120 consecutive days during a declared public health emergency, the Colorado Supreme Court ruled in a narrow decision [...] Read full article: Colorado legislature can resume its regu...→

Wake Forest Reprimands Law Prof for Reading Racial Slur in Famous Supreme Court Opinion

Wake Forest Reprimands Law Prof for Reading Racial Slur in Famous Supreme Court Opinion

A professor at Wake Forest Law School was chastised by the school's dean after he read a case footnote that contained the N-word during a classroom discussion [...] Read full article: Wake Forest Reprimands Law Prof for Read...→

Trump Administration Rolls Back Fuel Economy Standards; Opponents Vow Court Fight

Trump Administration Rolls Back Fuel Economy Standards; Opponents Vow Court Fight

While the new standards will apply nationwide, California and other states that have adopted stricter mileage standards likely won’t have their lawsuit against [...] Read full article: Trump Administration Rolls Back Fuel Eco...→

Trump shows off new rapid coronavirus test kit in Rose Garden, as HHS says 1 million Americans tested

Trump shows off new rapid coronavirus test kit in Rose Garden, as HHS says 1 million Americans tested

President Trump announced on Monday that the United States has tested over 1 million people for the coronavirus as he unveiled a new rapid test kit for the con [...] Read full article: Trump shows off new rapid coronavirus te...→

Trump says coronavirus test that offers quick results could be ready this week

Trump says coronavirus test that offers quick results could be ready this week

President Trump said on Monday that the United States has conducted coronavirus testing on “hundreds of thousands of people” and that is why the country now le [...] Read full article: Trump says coronavirus test that offers ...→

Trump can’t delay general election, legal experts say

Trump can’t delay general election, legal experts say

The rash of states postponing or modifying their primary elections because of the coronavirus raises a question: Can President Trump delay or cancel November’s [...] Read full article: Trump can’t delay general election, lega...→

Dreamers to Supreme Court: Coronavirus is reason to preserve DACA

Dreamers to Supreme Court: Coronavirus is reason to preserve DACA

Illegal immigrant “Dreamers” told the Supreme Court on Friday they are a key resource to combat the coronavirus crisis and that it’s another reason the high co [...] Read full article: Dreamers to Supreme Court: Coronavirus i...→

Trump Campaign Warns of Legal Action Against PAC's Coronavirus Ad

Trump Campaign Warns of Legal Action Against PAC's Coronavirus Ad

Television stations are being threatened by President Donald Trump’s campaign if they continue to broadcast an ad alleging that the president called the corona [...] Read full article: Trump Campaign Warns of Legal Action Aga...→

Trump campaign threatens legal action against stations airing 'false' ad from Democratic super PAC

Trump campaign threatens legal action against stations airing 'false' ad from Democratic super PAC

President Trump's reelection campaign sent cease and desist letters to local news outlets on Wednesday threatening legal action if they refused to stop airing [...] Read full article: Trump campaign threatens legal action ag...→

Conservative leaders press senators to confirm Trump circuit court pick

Conservative leaders press senators to confirm Trump circuit court pick

The letter was organized by the Article III Project, a group dedicated to supporting President Trump's judicial nominees. Read full article: Conservative leaders press senators to c...→

White House mandates coronavirus test for anyone in 'close proximity' to Trump or Pence

White House mandates coronavirus test for anyone in 'close proximity' to Trump or Pence

A White House spokesman confirmed the new protocol Friday as part of an effort to protect the president and the vice president. Read full article: White House mandates coronavirus test fo...→

Supreme Court Takes Up Trump Bid to Shield Financial Records

The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear President Donald Trump's appeals in three separate cases to prevent his financial records, including tax return [...] Read full article: Supreme Court Takes Up Trump Bid to Shie...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Anyone coming close to Trump must get rapid COVID-19 test: White House

Coronavirus government response updates: Anyone coming close to Trump must get rapid COVID-19 test: White House

President Donald Trump continues to resist a nationwide stay-at-home directive, despite his nation's top official stressing more candidly that it's key to savi [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

White House implements rapid coronavirus test for anyone interacting with Trump, Pence

White House implements rapid coronavirus test for anyone interacting with Trump, Pence

The White House said Friday those who come into close proximity to President Trump or Vice President Pence will be required to take a rapid COVID-19 test to pr [...] Read full article: White House implements rapid coronavirus...→

Supreme Court postpones April arguments

Supreme Court postpones April arguments

The Supreme Court announced Friday it would be postponing oral arguments scheduled for the end of the month due to the continuing threat of the spread of COVID [...] Read full article: Supreme Court postpones April arguments...→

Anyone Coming Near Trump, Pence Will Get COVID-19 Test

Anyone Coming Near Trump, Pence Will Get COVID-19 Test

Anyone who will be in close proximity to Trump, Pence, will be given rapid COVID-19 test starting Friday, the White House announced Friday afternoon.This is a [...] Read full article: Anyone Coming Near Trump, Pence Will Get...→

Trump Picks McConnell Favorite for DC Appeals Court

Trump Picks McConnell Favorite for DC Appeals Court

President Donald Trump said he is picking Justin Walker, an ally of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., to serve on the U.S. District Court of Appea [...] Read full article: Trump Picks McConnell Favorite for DC Ap...→

Trump announces Justin Walker, former Kavanaugh clerk, as pick for DC Circuit Court

Trump announces Justin Walker, former Kavanaugh clerk, as pick for DC Circuit Court

Walker previously clerked for former Justice Anthony Kennedy and Justice Brett Kavanaugh before his elevation to the Supreme Court. Read full article: Trump announces Justin Walker, former Ka...→

Colorado tells Supreme Court that faithless electors threaten “stable governance”

Colorado tells Supreme Court that faithless electors threaten “stable governance”

The state of Colorado on Wednesday defended the constitutionality of a state law before the highest court in the nation, arguing it had the power to force Colo [...] Read full article: Colorado tells Supreme Court that faithl...→

Justice RBG Continues Workouts at Supreme Court

Justice RBG Continues Workouts at Supreme Court

Despite the closing of workout facilities across the country, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is continuing her regular sessions twice a week at the private Suprem [...] Read full article: Justice RBG Continues Workouts at Suprem...→

Supreme Court accepts case on police immunity from lawsuits

Supreme Court accepts case on police immunity from lawsuits

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal by police officers who believe they deserve immunity from a lawsuit... Read full article: Supreme Court accepts case on police imm...→

NY high court keeps woman’s suit vs. Trump on hold, for now | WTOP

NEW YORK (AP) — New York’s highest court decided Tuesday to leave a former “Apprentice” contestant’s defamation lawsuit against President Donald Trump on hold [...] Read full article: NY high court keeps woman’s suit vs. Tru...→

Trump Administration Rolls Back Fuel Emissions Standards; Opponents Vow Court Fight

Trump Administration Rolls Back Fuel Emissions Standards; Opponents Vow Court Fight

The Trump administration has finalized a roll back of strict Obama-era vehicle mileage standards Tuesday, gutting a major component in the battle against clima [...] Read full article: Trump Administration Rolls Back Fuel Emi...→

Pa. Supreme Court Asked to Reduce Jail Populations to Combat Coronavirus

Pa. Supreme Court Asked to Reduce Jail Populations to Combat Coronavirus

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court is being asked to order the release of some inmates from county jails to help reduce the spread of the new virus Read full article: Pa. Supreme Court Asked to Reduce Jail P...→

Courts Lead to Legal Uncertainty for MA Tribe, Critics Blame Trump

Courts Lead to Legal Uncertainty for MA Tribe, Critics Blame Trump

The status of the Mashpee Wampanoag reservation in Massachusetts is in limbo following a series of court decisions, but critics blame Trump. Read full article: Courts Lead to Legal Uncertainty for MA ...→

Anti-Trump super PAC ramps up coronavirus ad campaign in spite of legal threats

Anti-Trump super PAC ramps up coronavirus ad campaign in spite of legal threats

Priorities USA, a Democratic super PAC pouncing on President Trump’s past comments about the novel coronavirus, intensified its efforts Friday in the face of p [...] Read full article: Anti-Trump super PAC ramps up coronaviru...→

Kathy Griffin Claims She Can't Get Coronavirus Test, Blames Trump & Pence

Kathy Griffin Claims She Can't Get Coronavirus Test, Blames Trump & Pence

Kathy Griffin claimed she cannot get a coronavirus test after being admitted to an ER for what she called "unbearably painful symptoms." Read full article: Kathy Griffin Claims She Can't Get Coron...→

Trump campaign threatens legal action over TV ad highlighting president’s coronavirus comments

Trump campaign threatens legal action over TV ad highlighting president’s coronavirus comments

President Trump's re-election campaign threatened legal action Wednesday again television stations that broadcast an ad highlighting his past comments about th [...] Read full article: Trump campaign threatens legal action ov...→

Minnesota Supreme Court agrees to hear PolyMet permit appeal

Minnesota Supreme Court agrees to hear PolyMet permit appeal

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Supreme Court has agreed to hear PolyMet Mining Inc.’s appeal of a ruling that canceled three permits needed for its propo [...] Read full article: Minnesota Supreme Court agrees to hear P...→

Two Circuit Court of Cook County employees test positive for COVID-19

Two Circuit Court of Cook County employees test positive for COVID-19

The employees didn’t show any symptoms when they last reported for work March 13, officials said. Read full article: Two Circuit Court of Cook County employe...→

Conservative leaders press senators to confirm Trump circuit court pick

Conservative leaders press senators to confirm Trump circuit court pick

The letter was organized by the Article III Project, a group dedicated to supporting President Trump's judicial nominees. Read full article: Conservative leaders press senators to c...→

Supreme Court scraps April calendar, delays major cases amid pandemic

Supreme Court scraps April calendar, delays major cases amid pandemic

The Supreme Court cleared its calendar for April, extending an already historic delay of major legal cases, several of which have big implications for the 2020 [...] Read full article: Supreme Court scraps April calendar, del...→

White House mandates coronavirus test for anyone in 'close proximity' to Trump or Pence

White House mandates coronavirus test for anyone in 'close proximity' to Trump or Pence

A White House spokesman confirmed the new protocol Friday as part of an effort to protect the president and the vice president. Read full article: White House mandates coronavirus test fo...→

People meeting Trump or Pence must now take rapid coronavirus test

People meeting Trump or Pence must now take rapid coronavirus test

WASHINGTON — Anyone meeting President Trump or Vice President Pence will now be subjected to rapid COVID-19 tests to prevent the leaders from becoming infected [...] Read full article: People meeting Trump or Pence must now t...→

White House to require quick coronavirus test for anyone to meet Trump, Pence

White House to require quick coronavirus test for anyone to meet Trump, Pence

The White House says anyone who wants to get close to President Trump or Vice President Mike Pence will have to take a quick coronavirus test, as COVID-19 case [...] Read full article: White House to require quick coronavirus...→

Supreme Court Takes Up Trump Bid to Shield Financial Records

The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear President Donald Trump's appeals in three separate cases to prevent his financial records, including tax return [...] Read full article: Supreme Court Takes Up Trump Bid to Shie...→

Supreme Court Postpones April Oral Arguments

Supreme Court Postpones April Oral Arguments

The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday postponed oral arguments scheduled for April as a result of the coronavirus and it remains unclear when several high-profile c [...] Read full article: Supreme Court Postpones April Oral Argum...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Anyone coming close to Trump must get rapid COVID-19 test: White House

Coronavirus government response updates: Anyone coming close to Trump must get rapid COVID-19 test: White House

President Donald Trump continues to resist a nationwide stay-at-home directive, despite his nation's top official stressing more candidly that it's key to savi [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Supreme Judicial Court moves to free some criminal defendants over coronavirus fears

Supreme Judicial Court moves to free some criminal defendants over coronavirus fears

Defendants who are being held on bail while awaiting trial for non-violent crimes can be freed under some circumstances due to coronavirus, the state’s Supreme [...] Read full article: Supreme Judicial Court moves to free som...→

White House implements rapid coronavirus test for anyone interacting with Trump, Pence

White House implements rapid coronavirus test for anyone interacting with Trump, Pence

The White House said Friday those who come into close proximity to President Trump or Vice President Pence will be required to take a rapid COVID-19 test to pr [...] Read full article: White House implements rapid coronavirus...→

Supreme Court cancels courtroom argument for rest of the term

Supreme Court cancels courtroom argument for rest of the term

The Supreme Court says it won’t keep the oral argument schedule for the rest of the term. ... The court says if public health and safety considerations change, [...] Read full article: Supreme Court cancels courtroom argument...→

Supreme Court postpones April arguments

Supreme Court postpones April arguments

The Supreme Court announced Friday it would be postponing oral arguments scheduled for the end of the month due to the continuing threat of the spread of COVID [...] Read full article: Supreme Court postpones April arguments...→

Trump nominates McConnell ally to powerful appeals court

Trump nominates McConnell ally to powerful appeals court

President Donald Trump is nominating a 37-year-old judge and former clerk to Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh to a seat on the powerful U.S. Court of Appe [...] Read full article: Trump nominates McConnell ally to powerf...→

Anyone Coming Near Trump, Pence Will Get COVID-19 Test

Anyone Coming Near Trump, Pence Will Get COVID-19 Test

Anyone who will be in close proximity to Trump, Pence, will be given rapid COVID-19 test starting Friday, the White House announced Friday afternoon.This is a [...] Read full article: Anyone Coming Near Trump, Pence Will Get...→

Lawyers Ask Colorado Supreme Court to Help Release Jail Detainees

Lawyers Ask Colorado Supreme Court to Help Release Jail Detainees

A coalition of criminal defense lawyers filed a lawsuit today, April 3, asking the Colorado Supreme Court to help reduce populations in jails throughout the st [...] Read full article: Lawyers Ask Colorado Supreme Court to He...→

Trump Picks McConnell Favorite for DC Appeals Court

Trump Picks McConnell Favorite for DC Appeals Court

President Donald Trump said he is picking Justin Walker, an ally of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., to serve on the U.S. District Court of Appea [...] Read full article: Trump Picks McConnell Favorite for DC Ap...→

A Conservative Legal Doctrine for the Age of Trump

A Conservative Legal Doctrine for the Age of Trump

Many conservatives and libertarians have responded to his broad claims with fury and derision, as he must have known they would. Read full article: A Conservative Legal Doctrine for the Ag...→

Trump announces Justin Walker, former Kavanaugh clerk, as pick for DC Circuit Court

Trump announces Justin Walker, former Kavanaugh clerk, as pick for DC Circuit Court

Walker previously clerked for former Justice Anthony Kennedy and Justice Brett Kavanaugh before his elevation to the Supreme Court. Read full article: Trump announces Justin Walker, former Ka...→

Trump picks young judge likely to court controversy for open seat on federal appeals court in D.C.

Trump picks young judge likely to court controversy for open seat on federal appeals court in D.C.

President Trump plans to nominate Judge Justin Walker, 37, for the federal appeals court in D.C., making him the youngest nominee since the 1980s to the nation [...] Read full article: Trump picks young judge likely to court ...→

Colorado tells Supreme Court that faithless electors threaten “stable governance”

Colorado tells Supreme Court that faithless electors threaten “stable governance”

The state of Colorado on Wednesday defended the constitutionality of a state law before the highest court in the nation, arguing it had the power to force Colo [...] Read full article: Colorado tells Supreme Court that faithl...→

Colorado legislature can resume its regular session after breaking for coronavirus, Supreme Court rules

Colorado legislature can resume its regular session after breaking for coronavirus, Supreme Court rules

Colorado lawmakers don’t have to meet for 120 consecutive days during a declared public health emergency, the Colorado Supreme Court ruled in a narrow decision [...] Read full article: Colorado legislature can resume its regu...→

Justice RBG Continues Workouts at Supreme Court

Justice RBG Continues Workouts at Supreme Court

Despite the closing of workout facilities across the country, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is continuing her regular sessions twice a week at the private Suprem [...] Read full article: Justice RBG Continues Workouts at Suprem...→

Supreme Court accepts case on police immunity from lawsuits

Supreme Court accepts case on police immunity from lawsuits

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal by police officers who believe they deserve immunity from a lawsuit... Read full article: Supreme Court accepts case on police imm...→

Wake Forest Reprimands Law Prof for Reading Racial Slur in Famous Supreme Court Opinion

Wake Forest Reprimands Law Prof for Reading Racial Slur in Famous Supreme Court Opinion

A professor at Wake Forest Law School was chastised by the school's dean after he read a case footnote that contained the N-word during a classroom discussion [...] Read full article: Wake Forest Reprimands Law Prof for Read...→

NY high court keeps woman’s suit vs. Trump on hold, for now | WTOP

NEW YORK (AP) — New York’s highest court decided Tuesday to leave a former “Apprentice” contestant’s defamation lawsuit against President Donald Trump on hold [...] Read full article: NY high court keeps woman’s suit vs. Tru...→

Trump Administration Rolls Back Fuel Economy Standards; Opponents Vow Court Fight

Trump Administration Rolls Back Fuel Economy Standards; Opponents Vow Court Fight

While the new standards will apply nationwide, California and other states that have adopted stricter mileage standards likely won’t have their lawsuit against [...] Read full article: Trump Administration Rolls Back Fuel Eco...→

Trump Administration Rolls Back Fuel Emissions Standards; Opponents Vow Court Fight

Trump Administration Rolls Back Fuel Emissions Standards; Opponents Vow Court Fight

The Trump administration has finalized a roll back of strict Obama-era vehicle mileage standards Tuesday, gutting a major component in the battle against clima [...] Read full article: Trump Administration Rolls Back Fuel Emi...→

Trump shows off new rapid coronavirus test kit in Rose Garden, as HHS says 1 million Americans tested

Trump shows off new rapid coronavirus test kit in Rose Garden, as HHS says 1 million Americans tested

President Trump announced on Monday that the United States has tested over 1 million people for the coronavirus as he unveiled a new rapid test kit for the con [...] Read full article: Trump shows off new rapid coronavirus te...→

Pa. Supreme Court Asked to Reduce Jail Populations to Combat Coronavirus

Pa. Supreme Court Asked to Reduce Jail Populations to Combat Coronavirus

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court is being asked to order the release of some inmates from county jails to help reduce the spread of the new virus Read full article: Pa. Supreme Court Asked to Reduce Jail P...→

Trump says coronavirus test that offers quick results could be ready this week

Trump says coronavirus test that offers quick results could be ready this week

President Trump said on Monday that the United States has conducted coronavirus testing on “hundreds of thousands of people” and that is why the country now le [...] Read full article: Trump says coronavirus test that offers ...→

Courts Lead to Legal Uncertainty for MA Tribe, Critics Blame Trump

Courts Lead to Legal Uncertainty for MA Tribe, Critics Blame Trump

The status of the Mashpee Wampanoag reservation in Massachusetts is in limbo following a series of court decisions, but critics blame Trump. Read full article: Courts Lead to Legal Uncertainty for MA ...→

Trump can’t delay general election, legal experts say

Trump can’t delay general election, legal experts say

The rash of states postponing or modifying their primary elections because of the coronavirus raises a question: Can President Trump delay or cancel November’s [...] Read full article: Trump can’t delay general election, lega...→

Anti-Trump super PAC ramps up coronavirus ad campaign in spite of legal threats

Anti-Trump super PAC ramps up coronavirus ad campaign in spite of legal threats

Priorities USA, a Democratic super PAC pouncing on President Trump’s past comments about the novel coronavirus, intensified its efforts Friday in the face of p [...] Read full article: Anti-Trump super PAC ramps up coronaviru...→

Dreamers to Supreme Court: Coronavirus is reason to preserve DACA

Dreamers to Supreme Court: Coronavirus is reason to preserve DACA

Illegal immigrant “Dreamers” told the Supreme Court on Friday they are a key resource to combat the coronavirus crisis and that it’s another reason the high co [...] Read full article: Dreamers to Supreme Court: Coronavirus i...→

Kathy Griffin Claims She Can't Get Coronavirus Test, Blames Trump & Pence

Kathy Griffin Claims She Can't Get Coronavirus Test, Blames Trump & Pence

Kathy Griffin claimed she cannot get a coronavirus test after being admitted to an ER for what she called "unbearably painful symptoms." Read full article: Kathy Griffin Claims She Can't Get Coron...→

Trump campaign threatens legal action over TV ad highlighting president’s coronavirus comments

Trump campaign threatens legal action over TV ad highlighting president’s coronavirus comments

President Trump's re-election campaign threatened legal action Wednesday again television stations that broadcast an ad highlighting his past comments about th [...] Read full article: Trump campaign threatens legal action ov...→

Trump Campaign Warns of Legal Action Against PAC's Coronavirus Ad

Trump Campaign Warns of Legal Action Against PAC's Coronavirus Ad

Television stations are being threatened by President Donald Trump’s campaign if they continue to broadcast an ad alleging that the president called the corona [...] Read full article: Trump Campaign Warns of Legal Action Aga...→

Minnesota Supreme Court agrees to hear PolyMet permit appeal

Minnesota Supreme Court agrees to hear PolyMet permit appeal

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Supreme Court has agreed to hear PolyMet Mining Inc.’s appeal of a ruling that canceled three permits needed for its propo [...] Read full article: Minnesota Supreme Court agrees to hear P...→

Trump campaign threatens legal action against stations airing 'false' ad from Democratic super PAC

Trump campaign threatens legal action against stations airing 'false' ad from Democratic super PAC

President Trump's reelection campaign sent cease and desist letters to local news outlets on Wednesday threatening legal action if they refused to stop airing [...] Read full article: Trump campaign threatens legal action ag...→

Two Circuit Court of Cook County employees test positive for COVID-19

Two Circuit Court of Cook County employees test positive for COVID-19

The employees didn’t show any symptoms when they last reported for work March 13, officials said. Read full article: Two Circuit Court of Cook County employe...→