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Supreme Court weighs dismissal of New York gun rights case

Supreme Court weighs dismissal of New York gun rights case

The first gun rights case before the U.S. Supreme Court in nearly a decade boiled down to a debate over whether there's still a case at all. Read full article: Supreme Court weighs dismissal of New Yo...→

Supreme Court weighs dismissal of New York gun rights case

Supreme Court weighs dismissal of New York gun rights case

The first gun rights case before the U.S. Supreme Court in nearly a decade boiled down to a debate over whether there's still a case at all. Read full article: Supreme Court weighs dismissal of New Yo...→

Divorced woman can't use frozen embryos, Arizona Supreme Court rules

Divorced woman can't use frozen embryos, Arizona Supreme Court rules

The decision says a woman can't use them to have a baby if her ex-husband doesn't want to have children with her. Read full article: Divorced woman can't use frozen embryos,...→

Tweets urge calls to Supreme Court for fair Senate trial

Tweets urge calls to Supreme Court for fair Senate trial

The Supreme Court doesn’t have a public comment line for its own work, much less the Senate’s. Read full article: Tweets urge calls to Supreme Court for f...→

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

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

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

Companies Can Drain Oil, Gas Under People’s Properties, Pennsylvania Supreme Court Rules

Companies Can Drain Oil, Gas Under People’s Properties, Pennsylvania Supreme Court Rules

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has ruled to uphold a legal principle that allows drillers to drain oil and natural gas from outside their property lines. Read full article: Companies Can Drain Oil, Gas Under Peopl...→

Supreme Court Unlikely to Review Obamacare in 2020

Supreme Court Unlikely to Review Obamacare in 2020

The Affordable Care Act will not be reviewed by the Supreme Court and have its fate decided in 2020. But that doesn't mean that the controversy surrounding the 2010 health care legislation is over. Read full article: Supreme Court Unlikely to Review Obamaca...→

Supreme Court appears likely to allow public funding for religious schools

Supreme Court appears likely to allow public funding for religious schools

Such a ruling could affect laws or constitutional provisions in 37 states that currently bar public funding for schools and churches. Read full article: Supreme Court appears likely to allow pu...→

Minnesota Supreme Court upholds Minneapolis $15 minimum wage | MinnPost

Minnesota Supreme Court upholds Minneapolis $15 minimum wage | MinnPost

Also: U of M researchers improve the effects of Duchenne muscular dystrophy; the Mayo Clinic's top salaries; Supt. Graff discusses the Comprehensive Design Plan; Kemps to close Rochester milk facility; and more. Read full article: Minnesota Supreme Court upholds Minneapo...→

Supreme Court Seems Favorable to Religious Education Funding

The Supreme Court’s conservative majority appears ready to reinvigorate a Montana scholarship program making it easier to use public money to pay for religious schooling Read full article: Supreme Court Seems Favorable to Religio...→

Supreme Court pushes forward Flint water crisis victims' case, says city officials not immune to prosecution

Supreme Court pushes forward Flint water crisis victims' case, says city officials not immune to prosecution

The Supreme Court on Tuesday paved the way for a case filed by victims of the Flint, Mich., water crisis to advance, rejecting an appeal from city officials who argued they were protected under "qualified immunity” from being sued after at least 12 died and many more were sickened when the city switched its water supply in 2014.    Read full article: Supreme Court pushes forward Flint water...→

Illinois Supreme Court to take up Wood Dale teacher's unpaid maternity leave case

Illinois Supreme Court to take up Wood Dale teacher's unpaid maternity leave case

A Wood Dale teacher is seeking reimbursement for unpaid time she took off after the birth of her child in a case that is set to go before the Illinois Supreme Court on Wednesday. Read full article: Illinois Supreme Court to take up Wood D...→

US Supreme Court lets Flint residents sue over water crisis

US Supreme Court lets Flint residents sue over water crisis

As a result of a Supreme Court decision on Tuesday, Flint residents will be allowed to pursue a civil rights lawsuit against the city and government officials who are accused of knowingly allowing their water supply to become contaminated with lead. Read full article: US Supreme Court lets Flint residents su...→

Supreme Court allows Flint residents to sue city and state over water contamination

Supreme Court allows Flint residents to sue city and state over water contamination

The decision from the Supreme Court not to take up the cases stemming from the Flint water crisis allows city residents to pursue a lawsuit against city and state officials. Read full article: Supreme Court allows Flint residents to ...→

Supreme Court refuses to hear expedited ObamaCare appeal

Supreme Court refuses to hear expedited ObamaCare appeal

The Supreme Court Tuesday denied a motion from a coalition of Democrat-led states asking the justices to speed up the review of a federal appeals court decision that put the future of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in doubt.  Read full article: Supreme Court refuses to hear expedited ...→

Iron Range Hearing On Gun Rights Highlights Political Divide

Iron Range Hearing On Gun Rights Highlights Political Divide

Republicans who lead the Senate have already have said they're not interested in two Democratic proposals that stalled out last session but were on Tuesday's agenda. Read full article: Iron Range Hearing On Gun Rights Highlig...→

Supreme Court stays out of dispute over grand jury secrecy

The Supreme Court refused Tuesday to get involved in a dispute about judges' authority to order the disclosure of secret grand jury material in rare circumstances. Read full article: Supreme Court stays out of dispute over ...→

Supreme Court won’t fast-track Obamacare case

Supreme Court won’t fast-track Obamacare case

The Supreme Court announced Tuesday it will not fast-track a case over the Affordable Care Act, likely putting the issue off until the next term. Read full article: Supreme Court won’t fast-track Obamacare...→

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Latest news, headlines, analysis, photos and videos on Supreme Court Read full article: Supreme Court...→

Maria Montserrat Alvarado: Supreme Court should finally erase state laws that hinder religious freedom and school choice

Maria Montserrat Alvarado: Supreme Court should finally erase state laws that hinder religious freedom and school choice

On Wednesday, the U.S. Supreme Court took up a case that is poised to have far-reaching effects on religious liberty. At issue are the state laws known as Blaine Amendments, which prohibit the use … Read full article: Maria Montserrat Alvarado: Supreme Court...→

Florida Supreme Court on the Death Penalty: We Got It Wrong

Florida Supreme Court on the Death Penalty: We Got It Wrong

The Florida Supreme Court said Thursday it erred in 2016 when it ruled a jury must be unanimous in deciding a convicted murderer should be sentenced to death, announcing a dramatic legal reversal that could affect dozens of death row cases. The opinion pulled back from the court’s 2016 state Supreme Court decision that subsequently led the Legislature to change… Read full article: Florida Supreme Court on the Death Penal...→

Report: New York City Council Aims to Give Voting Rights to Non-Citizens

Report: New York City Council Aims to Give Voting Rights to Non-Citizens

A faction of New York City Council members are aiming to provide citywide voting rights to non-citizens living in the five boroughs.  Read full article: Report: New York City Council Aims to Gi...→

Illinois Teacher Takes Maternity Leave Case Up to Supreme Court

Illinois Teacher Takes Maternity Leave Case Up to Supreme Court

A suburban teacher is taking her case to the Illinois Supreme Court to fight for her right to use earned sick leave for the birth of her child against the district she works in. Read full article: Illinois Teacher Takes Maternity Leave C...→

Supreme Court seems favorable to religious education funding

Supreme Court seems favorable to religious education funding

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court’s conservative majority appeared ready Wednesday to reinvigorate a Montana scholarship program and make it easier to use public money to pay for religious schooling i… Read full article: Supreme Court seems favorable to religio...→

Va. Democrat Lee Carter says peaceful gun-rights demonstrators ‘terrorized’ community

Va. Democrat Lee Carter says peaceful gun-rights demonstrators ‘terrorized’ community

A Virginia Democrat said Tuesday that the armed demonstrators at Monday’s pro-gun rally that ended peacefully and without any arrests “terrorized” the Richmond community. Read full article: Va. Democrat Lee Carter says peaceful gu...→

Supreme Court seems favorable to religious education funding

Supreme Court seems favorable to religious education funding

The Supreme Court's conservative majority appears ready to reinvigorate a Montana scholarship program making it easier to use public money to pay for religious schooling Read full article: Supreme Court seems favorable to religio...→

3 White Supremacists Wanted Va. Gun Rally to Start Civil War: Court Documents

3 White Supremacists Wanted Va. Gun Rally to Start Civil War: Court Documents

Authorities say a hidden camera captured members of a violent white supremacist group expressing hope that violence at a gun rights rally in Virginia this week could start a civil war.... A federal prosecutor disclosed the existence of the video in a court filing Tuesday. Read full article: 3 White Supremacists Wanted Va. Gun Rall...→

Virginia sheriff: AOC's claims about gun rights rally 'not worthy of response'

Virginia sheriff: AOC's claims about gun rights rally 'not worthy of response'

Democratic Freshman Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's comments accusing Second Amendment supporters of "flying Confederate flags" during a peaceful rally in Richmond, Virginia on Monday are "not worthy" of a response, Culpeper Country Sheriff Scott Jenkins said Tuesday. Read full article: Virginia sheriff: AOC's claims about gun...→

Supreme Court won’t take case prompted by Flint water crisis | WTOP

Supreme Court won’t take case prompted by Flint water crisis | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has declined to take a case stemming from the 2014 water crisis in Flint, Michigan. Approximately 25,000 people have sued over the crisis, in which a change in the… Read full article: Supreme Court won’t take case prompted b...→

Supreme Court to hear arguments on anti-Catholic funding measure

Supreme Court to hear arguments on anti-Catholic funding measure

The Supreme Court is scheduled to hear oral arguments Wednesday on a 130-year-old law that was designed to keep federal funds from Catholic schools. Read full article: Supreme Court to hear arguments on anti-...→

Supreme Court rejects fast-track review of health care suit

Supreme Court rejects fast-track review of health care suit

The Supreme Court is refusing to consider a fast-track review of a lawsuit that threatens the Obama-era health care law Read full article: Supreme Court rejects fast-track review ...→

Supreme Court won't take case prompted by Flint water crisis

Supreme Court won't take case prompted by Flint water crisis

The Supreme Court has declined to take a case stemming from the 2014 water crisis in Flint, Michigan. Read full article: Supreme Court won't take case prompted b...→

Supreme Court Rejects Democrat Push for Fast-Track on Obamacare Suit

Supreme Court Rejects Democrat Push for Fast-Track on Obamacare Suit

The Supreme Court refused Tuesday to consider a fast-track review of a lawsuit that threatens the Obama-era healthcare law, making it highly unlikely that the justices would decide the case before the 2020 election. Read full article: Supreme Court Rejects Democrat Push for ...→

Supreme Court declines to fast-track Obamacare case

Supreme Court declines to fast-track Obamacare case

The highest court's decision means it likely won't come up before the November election. Read full article: Supreme Court declines to fast-track Oba...→

Supreme Court rejects fast-track review of health care suit

The Supreme Court refused Tuesday to consider a fast-track review of a lawsuit that threatens the Obama-era health care law, making it highly unlikely that the justices would decide the case... Read full article: Supreme Court rejects fast-track review ...→

Virginia House advances gun control measures -- just days after gun-rights rally

Virginia House advances gun control measures -- just days after gun-rights rally

Democrats in the Virginia House are advancing a package of gun-control measures less than a week after tens of thousands of pro-gun advocates from around the country rallied at the state Capitol. Read full article: Virginia House advances gun control meas...→

'Astonishing' Florida Supreme Court ruling could change state's death penalty law

'Astonishing' Florida Supreme Court ruling could change state's death penalty law

The Florida Supreme Court said Thursday it erred in 2016 when it ruled a jury must be unanimous in deciding a convicted murderer should be sentenced to death, announcing a dramatic legal reversal that could affect dozens of death row cases. Read full article: 'Astonishing' Florida Supreme Court ruli...→

Between 500K to 1M Non-Citizens May Get Voting Rights in New York City

Between 500K to 1M Non-Citizens May Get Voting Rights in New York City

Up to one million non-citizens living in New York City may obtain voting rights for local elections if a plan by Democrats is approved. Read full article: Between 500K to 1M Non-Citizens May Get ...→

Mollie Tibbetts case: Trial postponed so Iowa Supreme Court can review defense claims

Mollie Tibbetts case: Trial postponed so Iowa Supreme Court can review defense claims

Attorneys representing Cristhian Bahena Rivera, the man accused of killing University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts, have been granted their request for a postponement of his trial. Read full article: Mollie Tibbetts case: Trial postponed so...→

Supreme Court Seems Favorable to Religious Education Funding

Supreme Court Seems Favorable to Religious Education Funding

The Supreme Court’s conservative majority appears ready to reinvigorate a Montana scholarship program and make it easier to use public money to pay for religious schooling Read full article: Supreme Court Seems Favorable to Religio...→

Supreme Court justices clash over major school-choice case

Supreme Court justices clash over major school-choice case

The Supreme Court appeared closely split during oral arguments Wednesday in a case with potentially major implications for the school choice movement, as the justices -- including Chief Justice John Roberts, who presided over President Trump's impeachment trial the previous night until 2 a.m. -- sparred with the lawyers and each other.  Read full article: Supreme Court justices clash over major ...→

Supreme Court of the United States

The Supreme Court’s conservative majority appears ready to reinvigorate a Montana scholarship program making it easier to use public money to pay for religious schooling Read full article: Supreme Court of the United States...→

Minnesota Supreme Court Upholds Minneapolis's Minimum Wage Ordinance

Minnesota Supreme Court Upholds Minneapolis's Minimum Wage Ordinance

Mayor Jacob Frey's office said he has increased funding for enforcement of the minimum wage ordinance. Read full article: Minnesota Supreme Court Upholds Minneapo...→

Wisconsin voter purge ruling appealed to state Supreme Court

Wisconsin voter purge ruling appealed to state Supreme Court

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A conservative law firm on Tuesday asked the Wisconsin Supreme Court to reverse a lower court’s order putting on hold a ruling that would have forced the removal of… Read full article: Wisconsin voter purge ruling appealed to...→

Supreme Court case looms large for rivals in abortion debate

Supreme Court case looms large for rivals in abortion debate

This is an important week for activists on both sides of the abortion debate in the United States Read full article: Supreme Court case looms large for rival...→

Supreme Court turns away case that could have helped Dems get unredacted Mueller report

Supreme Court turns away case that could have helped Dems get unredacted Mueller report

A court ruling in an obscure case that threw a roadblock before House Democrats' efforts to obtain secret grand jury information from Robert Mueller's report on the Russia investigation will remain in place, as the Supreme Court announced Tuesday it will not hear the case. Read full article: Supreme Court turns away case that could...→

Supreme Court won't take case prompted by Flint water crisis

Supreme Court won't take case prompted by Flint water crisis

The Supreme Court has declined to take a case stemming from the 2014 water crisis in Flint, Michigan Read full article: Supreme Court won't take case prompted b...→

Supreme Court rejects fast-track review of health care suit

Supreme Court rejects fast-track review of health care suit

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court refused Tuesday to consider a fast-track review of a lawsuit that threatens the Obama-era health care law, making it highly unlikely that the justices would decide the case before the 2020 election. The court... Read full article: Supreme Court rejects fast-track review ...→

Supreme Court won't rule on Obamacare before Election Day, declines to fast track

Supreme Court won't rule on Obamacare before Election Day, declines to fast track

Nineteen blue states, led by California, had asked the high court for a quick decision on whether to take the case. Read full article: Supreme Court won't rule on Obamacare be...→

Supreme Court stays out of dispute over grand jury secrecy

Supreme Court stays out of dispute over grand jury secrecy

The Supreme Court is declining to get involved in a dispute about judges' authority to order the disclosure of secret grand jury material in rare circumstances Read full article: Supreme Court stays out of dispute over ...→

Divorced woman can't use frozen embryos, Arizona Supreme Court rules

Divorced woman can't use frozen embryos, Arizona Supreme Court rules

The decision says a woman can't use them to have a baby if her ex-husband doesn't want to have children with her. Read full article: Divorced woman can't use frozen embryos,...→

Virginia House advances gun control measures -- just days after gun-rights rally

Virginia House advances gun control measures -- just days after gun-rights rally

Democrats in the Virginia House are advancing a package of gun-control measures less than a week after tens of thousands of pro-gun advocates from around the country rallied at the state Capitol. Read full article: Virginia House advances gun control meas...→

Florida Supreme Court on the Death Penalty: We Got It Wrong

Florida Supreme Court on the Death Penalty: We Got It Wrong

The Florida Supreme Court said Thursday it erred in 2016 when it ruled a jury must be unanimous in deciding a convicted murderer should be sentenced to death, announcing a dramatic legal reversal that could affect dozens of death row cases. The opinion pulled back from the court’s 2016 state Supreme Court decision that subsequently led the Legislature to change… Read full article: Florida Supreme Court on the Death Penal...→

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

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

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

Between 500K to 1M Non-Citizens May Get Voting Rights in New York City

Between 500K to 1M Non-Citizens May Get Voting Rights in New York City

Up to one million non-citizens living in New York City may obtain voting rights for local elections if a plan by Democrats is approved. Read full article: Between 500K to 1M Non-Citizens May Get ...→

Report: New York City Council Aims to Give Voting Rights to Non-Citizens

Report: New York City Council Aims to Give Voting Rights to Non-Citizens

A faction of New York City Council members are aiming to provide citywide voting rights to non-citizens living in the five boroughs.  Read full article: Report: New York City Council Aims to Gi...→

Supreme Court Unlikely to Review Obamacare in 2020

Supreme Court Unlikely to Review Obamacare in 2020

The Affordable Care Act will not be reviewed by the Supreme Court and have its fate decided in 2020. But that doesn't mean that the controversy surrounding the 2010 health care legislation is over. Read full article: Supreme Court Unlikely to Review Obamaca...→

Supreme Court Seems Favorable to Religious Education Funding

Supreme Court Seems Favorable to Religious Education Funding

The Supreme Court’s conservative majority appears ready to reinvigorate a Montana scholarship program and make it easier to use public money to pay for religious schooling Read full article: Supreme Court Seems Favorable to Religio...→

Supreme Court seems favorable to religious education funding

Supreme Court seems favorable to religious education funding

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court’s conservative majority appeared ready Wednesday to reinvigorate a Montana scholarship program and make it easier to use public money to pay for religious schooling i… Read full article: Supreme Court seems favorable to religio...→

Minnesota Supreme Court upholds Minneapolis $15 minimum wage | MinnPost

Minnesota Supreme Court upholds Minneapolis $15 minimum wage | MinnPost

Also: U of M researchers improve the effects of Duchenne muscular dystrophy; the Mayo Clinic's top salaries; Supt. Graff discusses the Comprehensive Design Plan; Kemps to close Rochester milk facility; and more. Read full article: Minnesota Supreme Court upholds Minneapo...→

Supreme Court of the United States

The Supreme Court’s conservative majority appears ready to reinvigorate a Montana scholarship program making it easier to use public money to pay for religious schooling Read full article: Supreme Court of the United States...→

Supreme Court seems favorable to religious education funding

Supreme Court seems favorable to religious education funding

The Supreme Court's conservative majority appears ready to reinvigorate a Montana scholarship program making it easier to use public money to pay for religious schooling Read full article: Supreme Court seems favorable to religio...→

Supreme Court pushes forward Flint water crisis victims' case, says city officials not immune to prosecution

Supreme Court pushes forward Flint water crisis victims' case, says city officials not immune to prosecution

The Supreme Court on Tuesday paved the way for a case filed by victims of the Flint, Mich., water crisis to advance, rejecting an appeal from city officials who argued they were protected under "qualified immunity” from being sued after at least 12 died and many more were sickened when the city switched its water supply in 2014.    Read full article: Supreme Court pushes forward Flint water...→

Wisconsin voter purge ruling appealed to state Supreme Court

Wisconsin voter purge ruling appealed to state Supreme Court

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A conservative law firm on Tuesday asked the Wisconsin Supreme Court to reverse a lower court’s order putting on hold a ruling that would have forced the removal of… Read full article: Wisconsin voter purge ruling appealed to...→

Virginia sheriff: AOC's claims about gun rights rally 'not worthy of response'

Virginia sheriff: AOC's claims about gun rights rally 'not worthy of response'

Democratic Freshman Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's comments accusing Second Amendment supporters of "flying Confederate flags" during a peaceful rally in Richmond, Virginia on Monday are "not worthy" of a response, Culpeper Country Sheriff Scott Jenkins said Tuesday. Read full article: Virginia sheriff: AOC's claims about gun...→

US Supreme Court lets Flint residents sue over water crisis

US Supreme Court lets Flint residents sue over water crisis

As a result of a Supreme Court decision on Tuesday, Flint residents will be allowed to pursue a civil rights lawsuit against the city and government officials who are accused of knowingly allowing their water supply to become contaminated with lead. Read full article: US Supreme Court lets Flint residents su...→

Supreme Court turns away case that could have helped Dems get unredacted Mueller report

Supreme Court turns away case that could have helped Dems get unredacted Mueller report

A court ruling in an obscure case that threw a roadblock before House Democrats' efforts to obtain secret grand jury information from Robert Mueller's report on the Russia investigation will remain in place, as the Supreme Court announced Tuesday it will not hear the case. Read full article: Supreme Court turns away case that could...→

Supreme Court to hear arguments on anti-Catholic funding measure

Supreme Court to hear arguments on anti-Catholic funding measure

The Supreme Court is scheduled to hear oral arguments Wednesday on a 130-year-old law that was designed to keep federal funds from Catholic schools. Read full article: Supreme Court to hear arguments on anti-...→

Supreme Court refuses to hear expedited ObamaCare appeal

Supreme Court refuses to hear expedited ObamaCare appeal

The Supreme Court Tuesday denied a motion from a coalition of Democrat-led states asking the justices to speed up the review of a federal appeals court decision that put the future of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in doubt.  Read full article: Supreme Court refuses to hear expedited ...→

Supreme Court won't take case prompted by Flint water crisis

Supreme Court won't take case prompted by Flint water crisis

The Supreme Court has declined to take a case stemming from the 2014 water crisis in Flint, Michigan Read full article: Supreme Court won't take case prompted b...→

Supreme Court won't take case prompted by Flint water crisis

Supreme Court won't take case prompted by Flint water crisis

The Supreme Court has declined to take a case stemming from the 2014 water crisis in Flint, Michigan. Read full article: Supreme Court won't take case prompted b...→

Supreme Court stays out of dispute over grand jury secrecy

The Supreme Court refused Tuesday to get involved in a dispute about judges' authority to order the disclosure of secret grand jury material in rare circumstances. Read full article: Supreme Court stays out of dispute over ...→

Supreme Court won't rule on Obamacare before Election Day, declines to fast track

Supreme Court won't rule on Obamacare before Election Day, declines to fast track

Nineteen blue states, led by California, had asked the high court for a quick decision on whether to take the case. Read full article: Supreme Court won't rule on Obamacare be...→

Supreme Court declines to fast-track Obamacare case

Supreme Court declines to fast-track Obamacare case

The highest court's decision means it likely won't come up before the November election. Read full article: Supreme Court declines to fast-track Oba...→

Supreme Court

Supreme Court

Latest news, headlines, analysis, photos and videos on Supreme Court Read full article: Supreme Court...→

Maria Montserrat Alvarado: Supreme Court should finally erase state laws that hinder religious freedom and school choice

Maria Montserrat Alvarado: Supreme Court should finally erase state laws that hinder religious freedom and school choice

On Wednesday, the U.S. Supreme Court took up a case that is poised to have far-reaching effects on religious liberty. At issue are the state laws known as Blaine Amendments, which prohibit the use … Read full article: Maria Montserrat Alvarado: Supreme Court...→

Tweets urge calls to Supreme Court for fair Senate trial

Tweets urge calls to Supreme Court for fair Senate trial

The Supreme Court doesn’t have a public comment line for its own work, much less the Senate’s. Read full article: Tweets urge calls to Supreme Court for f...→

'Astonishing' Florida Supreme Court ruling could change state's death penalty law

'Astonishing' Florida Supreme Court ruling could change state's death penalty law

The Florida Supreme Court said Thursday it erred in 2016 when it ruled a jury must be unanimous in deciding a convicted murderer should be sentenced to death, announcing a dramatic legal reversal that could affect dozens of death row cases. Read full article: 'Astonishing' Florida Supreme Court ruli...→

Companies Can Drain Oil, Gas Under People’s Properties, Pennsylvania Supreme Court Rules

Companies Can Drain Oil, Gas Under People’s Properties, Pennsylvania Supreme Court Rules

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has ruled to uphold a legal principle that allows drillers to drain oil and natural gas from outside their property lines. Read full article: Companies Can Drain Oil, Gas Under Peopl...→

Mollie Tibbetts case: Trial postponed so Iowa Supreme Court can review defense claims

Mollie Tibbetts case: Trial postponed so Iowa Supreme Court can review defense claims

Attorneys representing Cristhian Bahena Rivera, the man accused of killing University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts, have been granted their request for a postponement of his trial. Read full article: Mollie Tibbetts case: Trial postponed so...→

Illinois Teacher Takes Maternity Leave Case Up to Supreme Court

Illinois Teacher Takes Maternity Leave Case Up to Supreme Court

A suburban teacher is taking her case to the Illinois Supreme Court to fight for her right to use earned sick leave for the birth of her child against the district she works in. Read full article: Illinois Teacher Takes Maternity Leave C...→

Supreme Court appears likely to allow public funding for religious schools

Supreme Court appears likely to allow public funding for religious schools

Such a ruling could affect laws or constitutional provisions in 37 states that currently bar public funding for schools and churches. Read full article: Supreme Court appears likely to allow pu...→

Supreme Court justices clash over major school-choice case

Supreme Court justices clash over major school-choice case

The Supreme Court appeared closely split during oral arguments Wednesday in a case with potentially major implications for the school choice movement, as the justices -- including Chief Justice John Roberts, who presided over President Trump's impeachment trial the previous night until 2 a.m. -- sparred with the lawyers and each other.  Read full article: Supreme Court justices clash over major ...→

Va. Democrat Lee Carter says peaceful gun-rights demonstrators ‘terrorized’ community

Va. Democrat Lee Carter says peaceful gun-rights demonstrators ‘terrorized’ community

A Virginia Democrat said Tuesday that the armed demonstrators at Monday’s pro-gun rally that ended peacefully and without any arrests “terrorized” the Richmond community. Read full article: Va. Democrat Lee Carter says peaceful gu...→

Supreme Court Seems Favorable to Religious Education Funding

The Supreme Court’s conservative majority appears ready to reinvigorate a Montana scholarship program making it easier to use public money to pay for religious schooling Read full article: Supreme Court Seems Favorable to Religio...→

Minnesota Supreme Court Upholds Minneapolis's Minimum Wage Ordinance

Minnesota Supreme Court Upholds Minneapolis's Minimum Wage Ordinance

Mayor Jacob Frey's office said he has increased funding for enforcement of the minimum wage ordinance. Read full article: Minnesota Supreme Court Upholds Minneapo...→

3 White Supremacists Wanted Va. Gun Rally to Start Civil War: Court Documents

3 White Supremacists Wanted Va. Gun Rally to Start Civil War: Court Documents

Authorities say a hidden camera captured members of a violent white supremacist group expressing hope that violence at a gun rights rally in Virginia this week could start a civil war.... A federal prosecutor disclosed the existence of the video in a court filing Tuesday. Read full article: 3 White Supremacists Wanted Va. Gun Rall...→

Illinois Supreme Court to take up Wood Dale teacher's unpaid maternity leave case

Illinois Supreme Court to take up Wood Dale teacher's unpaid maternity leave case

A Wood Dale teacher is seeking reimbursement for unpaid time she took off after the birth of her child in a case that is set to go before the Illinois Supreme Court on Wednesday. Read full article: Illinois Supreme Court to take up Wood D...→

Supreme Court case looms large for rivals in abortion debate

Supreme Court case looms large for rivals in abortion debate

This is an important week for activists on both sides of the abortion debate in the United States Read full article: Supreme Court case looms large for rival...→

Supreme Court won’t take case prompted by Flint water crisis | WTOP

Supreme Court won’t take case prompted by Flint water crisis | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has declined to take a case stemming from the 2014 water crisis in Flint, Michigan. Approximately 25,000 people have sued over the crisis, in which a change in the… Read full article: Supreme Court won’t take case prompted b...→

Supreme Court allows Flint residents to sue city and state over water contamination

Supreme Court allows Flint residents to sue city and state over water contamination

The decision from the Supreme Court not to take up the cases stemming from the Flint water crisis allows city residents to pursue a lawsuit against city and state officials. Read full article: Supreme Court allows Flint residents to ...→

Supreme Court rejects fast-track review of health care suit

Supreme Court rejects fast-track review of health care suit

The Supreme Court is refusing to consider a fast-track review of a lawsuit that threatens the Obama-era health care law Read full article: Supreme Court rejects fast-track review ...→

Iron Range Hearing On Gun Rights Highlights Political Divide

Iron Range Hearing On Gun Rights Highlights Political Divide

Republicans who lead the Senate have already have said they're not interested in two Democratic proposals that stalled out last session but were on Tuesday's agenda. Read full article: Iron Range Hearing On Gun Rights Highlig...→

Supreme Court rejects fast-track review of health care suit

Supreme Court rejects fast-track review of health care suit

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court refused Tuesday to consider a fast-track review of a lawsuit that threatens the Obama-era health care law, making it highly unlikely that the justices would decide the case before the 2020 election. The court... Read full article: Supreme Court rejects fast-track review ...→

Supreme Court Rejects Democrat Push for Fast-Track on Obamacare Suit

Supreme Court Rejects Democrat Push for Fast-Track on Obamacare Suit

The Supreme Court refused Tuesday to consider a fast-track review of a lawsuit that threatens the Obama-era healthcare law, making it highly unlikely that the justices would decide the case before the 2020 election. Read full article: Supreme Court Rejects Democrat Push for ...→

Supreme Court won’t fast-track Obamacare case

Supreme Court won’t fast-track Obamacare case

The Supreme Court announced Tuesday it will not fast-track a case over the Affordable Care Act, likely putting the issue off until the next term. Read full article: Supreme Court won’t fast-track Obamacare...→

Supreme Court stays out of dispute over grand jury secrecy

Supreme Court stays out of dispute over grand jury secrecy

The Supreme Court is declining to get involved in a dispute about judges' authority to order the disclosure of secret grand jury material in rare circumstances Read full article: Supreme Court stays out of dispute over ...→

Supreme Court rejects fast-track review of health care suit

The Supreme Court refused Tuesday to consider a fast-track review of a lawsuit that threatens the Obama-era health care law, making it highly unlikely that the justices would decide the case... Read full article: Supreme Court rejects fast-track review ...→

Divorced woman can't use frozen embryos, Arizona Supreme Court rules

Divorced woman can't use frozen embryos, Arizona Supreme Court rules

The decision says a woman can't use them to have a baby if her ex-husband doesn't want to have children with her. Read full article: Divorced woman can't use frozen embryos,...→

Maria Montserrat Alvarado: Supreme Court should finally erase state laws that hinder religious freedom and school choice

Maria Montserrat Alvarado: Supreme Court should finally erase state laws that hinder religious freedom and school choice

On Wednesday, the U.S. Supreme Court took up a case that is poised to have far-reaching effects on religious liberty. At issue are the state laws known as Blaine Amendments, which prohibit the use … Read full article: Maria Montserrat Alvarado: Supreme Court...→

Virginia House advances gun control measures -- just days after gun-rights rally

Virginia House advances gun control measures -- just days after gun-rights rally

Democrats in the Virginia House are advancing a package of gun-control measures less than a week after tens of thousands of pro-gun advocates from around the country rallied at the state Capitol. Read full article: Virginia House advances gun control meas...→

Tweets urge calls to Supreme Court for fair Senate trial

Tweets urge calls to Supreme Court for fair Senate trial

The Supreme Court doesn’t have a public comment line for its own work, much less the Senate’s. Read full article: Tweets urge calls to Supreme Court for f...→

Florida Supreme Court on the Death Penalty: We Got It Wrong

Florida Supreme Court on the Death Penalty: We Got It Wrong

The Florida Supreme Court said Thursday it erred in 2016 when it ruled a jury must be unanimous in deciding a convicted murderer should be sentenced to death, announcing a dramatic legal reversal that could affect dozens of death row cases. The opinion pulled back from the court’s 2016 state Supreme Court decision that subsequently led the Legislature to change… Read full article: Florida Supreme Court on the Death Penal...→

'Astonishing' Florida Supreme Court ruling could change state's death penalty law

'Astonishing' Florida Supreme Court ruling could change state's death penalty law

The Florida Supreme Court said Thursday it erred in 2016 when it ruled a jury must be unanimous in deciding a convicted murderer should be sentenced to death, announcing a dramatic legal reversal that could affect dozens of death row cases. Read full article: 'Astonishing' Florida Supreme Court ruli...→

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

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

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

Between 500K to 1M Non-Citizens May Get Voting Rights in New York City

Between 500K to 1M Non-Citizens May Get Voting Rights in New York City

Up to one million non-citizens living in New York City may obtain voting rights for local elections if a plan by Democrats is approved. Read full article: Between 500K to 1M Non-Citizens May Get ...→

Companies Can Drain Oil, Gas Under People’s Properties, Pennsylvania Supreme Court Rules

Companies Can Drain Oil, Gas Under People’s Properties, Pennsylvania Supreme Court Rules

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has ruled to uphold a legal principle that allows drillers to drain oil and natural gas from outside their property lines. Read full article: Companies Can Drain Oil, Gas Under Peopl...→

Report: New York City Council Aims to Give Voting Rights to Non-Citizens

Report: New York City Council Aims to Give Voting Rights to Non-Citizens

A faction of New York City Council members are aiming to provide citywide voting rights to non-citizens living in the five boroughs.  Read full article: Report: New York City Council Aims to Gi...→

Mollie Tibbetts case: Trial postponed so Iowa Supreme Court can review defense claims

Mollie Tibbetts case: Trial postponed so Iowa Supreme Court can review defense claims

Attorneys representing Cristhian Bahena Rivera, the man accused of killing University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts, have been granted their request for a postponement of his trial. Read full article: Mollie Tibbetts case: Trial postponed so...→

Supreme Court Unlikely to Review Obamacare in 2020

Supreme Court Unlikely to Review Obamacare in 2020

The Affordable Care Act will not be reviewed by the Supreme Court and have its fate decided in 2020. But that doesn't mean that the controversy surrounding the 2010 health care legislation is over. Read full article: Supreme Court Unlikely to Review Obamaca...→

Illinois Teacher Takes Maternity Leave Case Up to Supreme Court

Illinois Teacher Takes Maternity Leave Case Up to Supreme Court

A suburban teacher is taking her case to the Illinois Supreme Court to fight for her right to use earned sick leave for the birth of her child against the district she works in. Read full article: Illinois Teacher Takes Maternity Leave C...→

Supreme Court Seems Favorable to Religious Education Funding

Supreme Court Seems Favorable to Religious Education Funding

The Supreme Court’s conservative majority appears ready to reinvigorate a Montana scholarship program and make it easier to use public money to pay for religious schooling Read full article: Supreme Court Seems Favorable to Religio...→

Supreme Court appears likely to allow public funding for religious schools

Supreme Court appears likely to allow public funding for religious schools

Such a ruling could affect laws or constitutional provisions in 37 states that currently bar public funding for schools and churches. Read full article: Supreme Court appears likely to allow pu...→

Supreme Court seems favorable to religious education funding

Supreme Court seems favorable to religious education funding

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court’s conservative majority appeared ready Wednesday to reinvigorate a Montana scholarship program and make it easier to use public money to pay for religious schooling i… Read full article: Supreme Court seems favorable to religio...→

Supreme Court justices clash over major school-choice case

Supreme Court justices clash over major school-choice case

The Supreme Court appeared closely split during oral arguments Wednesday in a case with potentially major implications for the school choice movement, as the justices -- including Chief Justice John Roberts, who presided over President Trump's impeachment trial the previous night until 2 a.m. -- sparred with the lawyers and each other.  Read full article: Supreme Court justices clash over major ...→

Minnesota Supreme Court upholds Minneapolis $15 minimum wage | MinnPost

Minnesota Supreme Court upholds Minneapolis $15 minimum wage | MinnPost

Also: U of M researchers improve the effects of Duchenne muscular dystrophy; the Mayo Clinic's top salaries; Supt. Graff discusses the Comprehensive Design Plan; Kemps to close Rochester milk facility; and more. Read full article: Minnesota Supreme Court upholds Minneapo...→

Va. Democrat Lee Carter says peaceful gun-rights demonstrators ‘terrorized’ community

Va. Democrat Lee Carter says peaceful gun-rights demonstrators ‘terrorized’ community

A Virginia Democrat said Tuesday that the armed demonstrators at Monday’s pro-gun rally that ended peacefully and without any arrests “terrorized” the Richmond community. Read full article: Va. Democrat Lee Carter says peaceful gu...→

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The Supreme Court’s conservative majority appears ready to reinvigorate a Montana scholarship program making it easier to use public money to pay for religious schooling Read full article: Supreme Court of the United States...→

Supreme Court Seems Favorable to Religious Education Funding

The Supreme Court’s conservative majority appears ready to reinvigorate a Montana scholarship program making it easier to use public money to pay for religious schooling Read full article: Supreme Court Seems Favorable to Religio...→

Supreme Court seems favorable to religious education funding

Supreme Court seems favorable to religious education funding

The Supreme Court's conservative majority appears ready to reinvigorate a Montana scholarship program making it easier to use public money to pay for religious schooling Read full article: Supreme Court seems favorable to religio...→

Minnesota Supreme Court Upholds Minneapolis's Minimum Wage Ordinance

Minnesota Supreme Court Upholds Minneapolis's Minimum Wage Ordinance

Mayor Jacob Frey's office said he has increased funding for enforcement of the minimum wage ordinance. Read full article: Minnesota Supreme Court Upholds Minneapo...→

Supreme Court pushes forward Flint water crisis victims' case, says city officials not immune to prosecution

Supreme Court pushes forward Flint water crisis victims' case, says city officials not immune to prosecution

The Supreme Court on Tuesday paved the way for a case filed by victims of the Flint, Mich., water crisis to advance, rejecting an appeal from city officials who argued they were protected under "qualified immunity” from being sued after at least 12 died and many more were sickened when the city switched its water supply in 2014.    Read full article: Supreme Court pushes forward Flint water...→

3 White Supremacists Wanted Va. Gun Rally to Start Civil War: Court Documents

3 White Supremacists Wanted Va. Gun Rally to Start Civil War: Court Documents

Authorities say a hidden camera captured members of a violent white supremacist group expressing hope that violence at a gun rights rally in Virginia this week could start a civil war.... A federal prosecutor disclosed the existence of the video in a court filing Tuesday. Read full article: 3 White Supremacists Wanted Va. Gun Rall...→

Wisconsin voter purge ruling appealed to state Supreme Court

Wisconsin voter purge ruling appealed to state Supreme Court

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A conservative law firm on Tuesday asked the Wisconsin Supreme Court to reverse a lower court’s order putting on hold a ruling that would have forced the removal of… Read full article: Wisconsin voter purge ruling appealed to...→

Illinois Supreme Court to take up Wood Dale teacher's unpaid maternity leave case

Illinois Supreme Court to take up Wood Dale teacher's unpaid maternity leave case

A Wood Dale teacher is seeking reimbursement for unpaid time she took off after the birth of her child in a case that is set to go before the Illinois Supreme Court on Wednesday. Read full article: Illinois Supreme Court to take up Wood D...→

Virginia sheriff: AOC's claims about gun rights rally 'not worthy of response'

Virginia sheriff: AOC's claims about gun rights rally 'not worthy of response'

Democratic Freshman Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's comments accusing Second Amendment supporters of "flying Confederate flags" during a peaceful rally in Richmond, Virginia on Monday are "not worthy" of a response, Culpeper Country Sheriff Scott Jenkins said Tuesday. Read full article: Virginia sheriff: AOC's claims about gun...→

Supreme Court case looms large for rivals in abortion debate

Supreme Court case looms large for rivals in abortion debate

This is an important week for activists on both sides of the abortion debate in the United States Read full article: Supreme Court case looms large for rival...→

US Supreme Court lets Flint residents sue over water crisis

US Supreme Court lets Flint residents sue over water crisis

As a result of a Supreme Court decision on Tuesday, Flint residents will be allowed to pursue a civil rights lawsuit against the city and government officials who are accused of knowingly allowing their water supply to become contaminated with lead. Read full article: US Supreme Court lets Flint residents su...→

Supreme Court won’t take case prompted by Flint water crisis | WTOP

Supreme Court won’t take case prompted by Flint water crisis | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has declined to take a case stemming from the 2014 water crisis in Flint, Michigan. Approximately 25,000 people have sued over the crisis, in which a change in the… Read full article: Supreme Court won’t take case prompted b...→

Supreme Court turns away case that could have helped Dems get unredacted Mueller report

Supreme Court turns away case that could have helped Dems get unredacted Mueller report

A court ruling in an obscure case that threw a roadblock before House Democrats' efforts to obtain secret grand jury information from Robert Mueller's report on the Russia investigation will remain in place, as the Supreme Court announced Tuesday it will not hear the case. Read full article: Supreme Court turns away case that could...→

Supreme Court allows Flint residents to sue city and state over water contamination

Supreme Court allows Flint residents to sue city and state over water contamination

The decision from the Supreme Court not to take up the cases stemming from the Flint water crisis allows city residents to pursue a lawsuit against city and state officials. Read full article: Supreme Court allows Flint residents to ...→

Supreme Court to hear arguments on anti-Catholic funding measure

Supreme Court to hear arguments on anti-Catholic funding measure

The Supreme Court is scheduled to hear oral arguments Wednesday on a 130-year-old law that was designed to keep federal funds from Catholic schools. Read full article: Supreme Court to hear arguments on anti-...→

Supreme Court refuses to hear expedited ObamaCare appeal

Supreme Court refuses to hear expedited ObamaCare appeal

The Supreme Court Tuesday denied a motion from a coalition of Democrat-led states asking the justices to speed up the review of a federal appeals court decision that put the future of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in doubt.  Read full article: Supreme Court refuses to hear expedited ...→

Supreme Court rejects fast-track review of health care suit

Supreme Court rejects fast-track review of health care suit

The Supreme Court is refusing to consider a fast-track review of a lawsuit that threatens the Obama-era health care law Read full article: Supreme Court rejects fast-track review ...→

Supreme Court won't take case prompted by Flint water crisis

Supreme Court won't take case prompted by Flint water crisis

The Supreme Court has declined to take a case stemming from the 2014 water crisis in Flint, Michigan Read full article: Supreme Court won't take case prompted b...→

Iron Range Hearing On Gun Rights Highlights Political Divide

Iron Range Hearing On Gun Rights Highlights Political Divide

Republicans who lead the Senate have already have said they're not interested in two Democratic proposals that stalled out last session but were on Tuesday's agenda. Read full article: Iron Range Hearing On Gun Rights Highlig...→

Supreme Court won't take case prompted by Flint water crisis

Supreme Court won't take case prompted by Flint water crisis

The Supreme Court has declined to take a case stemming from the 2014 water crisis in Flint, Michigan. Read full article: Supreme Court won't take case prompted b...→

Supreme Court rejects fast-track review of health care suit

Supreme Court rejects fast-track review of health care suit

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court refused Tuesday to consider a fast-track review of a lawsuit that threatens the Obama-era health care law, making it highly unlikely that the justices would decide the case before the 2020 election. The court... Read full article: Supreme Court rejects fast-track review ...→

Supreme Court stays out of dispute over grand jury secrecy

The Supreme Court refused Tuesday to get involved in a dispute about judges' authority to order the disclosure of secret grand jury material in rare circumstances. Read full article: Supreme Court stays out of dispute over ...→

Supreme Court Rejects Democrat Push for Fast-Track on Obamacare Suit

Supreme Court Rejects Democrat Push for Fast-Track on Obamacare Suit

The Supreme Court refused Tuesday to consider a fast-track review of a lawsuit that threatens the Obama-era healthcare law, making it highly unlikely that the justices would decide the case before the 2020 election. Read full article: Supreme Court Rejects Democrat Push for ...→

Supreme Court won't rule on Obamacare before Election Day, declines to fast track

Supreme Court won't rule on Obamacare before Election Day, declines to fast track

Nineteen blue states, led by California, had asked the high court for a quick decision on whether to take the case. Read full article: Supreme Court won't rule on Obamacare be...→

Supreme Court won’t fast-track Obamacare case

Supreme Court won’t fast-track Obamacare case

The Supreme Court announced Tuesday it will not fast-track a case over the Affordable Care Act, likely putting the issue off until the next term. Read full article: Supreme Court won’t fast-track Obamacare...→

Supreme Court declines to fast-track Obamacare case

Supreme Court declines to fast-track Obamacare case

The highest court's decision means it likely won't come up before the November election. Read full article: Supreme Court declines to fast-track Oba...→

Supreme Court stays out of dispute over grand jury secrecy

Supreme Court stays out of dispute over grand jury secrecy

The Supreme Court is declining to get involved in a dispute about judges' authority to order the disclosure of secret grand jury material in rare circumstances Read full article: Supreme Court stays out of dispute over ...→

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Supreme Court rejects fast-track review of health care suit

The Supreme Court refused Tuesday to consider a fast-track review of a lawsuit that threatens the Obama-era health care law, making it highly unlikely that the justices would decide the case... Read full article: Supreme Court rejects fast-track review ...→