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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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...→

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...→

Petition Asks Court to Make Colorado Protect Homeless During Pandemic

Petition Asks Court to Make Colorado Protect Homeless During Pandemic

The petition asks the Denver County Court to require Colorado health officials to protect homeless individuals during the pandemic. Read full article: Petition Asks Court to Make Colorado Pro...→

US Appeals Court Allows Texas Abortion Curbs Amid Pandemic

US Appeals Court Allows Texas Abortion Curbs Amid Pandemic

A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday allowed Texas to enforce limits at least temporarily on the ability of women to obtain abortions as part of the state's policy [...] Read full article: US Appeals Court Allows Texas Abortion C...→

Texas abortion ban can go back into effect, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals rules

Texas abortion ban can go back into effect, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals rules

Patients in Texas will no longer be able to access abortion services until further review by the court. Read full article: Texas abortion ban can go back into effe...→

Texas orders anyone arriving on a flight from California to quarantine for 14 days to fight coronavirus

Texas orders anyone arriving on a flight from California to quarantine for 14 days to fight coronavirus

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has rolled out new rules that require anyone flying to the state from California, Washington and other coronavirus hot spots to self-qua [...] Read full article: Texas orders anyone arriving on a flight...→

Supreme Court upholds Kansas law challenging insanity defense

Supreme Court upholds Kansas law challenging insanity defense

The Supreme Court ruled Monday against a Kansas man who challenged the state law, claiming it was too difficult to mount an insanity defense after he was convi [...] Read full article: Supreme Court upholds Kansas law challen...→

Supreme Court rules states can bar insanity defense

Supreme Court rules states can bar insanity defense

The Supreme Court says states can prevent criminal defendants from pleading insanity without violating their constitutional rights Read full article: Supreme Court rules states can bar insan...→

Supreme Court: Justices healthy and trying to stay that way

Supreme Court: Justices healthy and trying to stay that way

The Supreme Court reports that the nine justices are healthy and trying to stay that way Read full article: Supreme Court: Justices healthy and tryi...→

Legal distancing: Mystery surrounds Supreme Court path forward

Legal distancing: Mystery surrounds Supreme Court path forward

Thirty-six cases are pending, including some of the most important to reach the justices in decades. Read full article: Legal distancing: Mystery surrounds Supr...→

Neville holds Illinois Supreme Court seat after concession from Reyes

Neville holds Illinois Supreme Court seat after concession from Reyes

Appellate Court Justice Jesse Reyes conceded to Illinois Supreme Court Justice P. Scott Neville Jr. on Wednesday afternoon after a tight race that was too clos [...] Read full article: Neville holds Illinois Supreme Court sea...→

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...→

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...→

Texas Court Delays 3rd Execution in Midst of Virus Outbreak

Texas Court Delays 3rd Execution in Midst of Virus Outbreak

A third scheduled execution of a Texas death row inmate was delayed Wednesday following the spread of the coronavirus in the state. Read full article: Texas Court Delays 3rd Execution in Mids...→

Appeals Court Allows Texas to Enforce Suspension of Abortions

Appeals Court Allows Texas to Enforce Suspension of Abortions

A federal appeals court allows temporary enforcement of the Texas governor's order halting elective abortions during the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: Appeals Court Allows Texas to Enforce Su...→

Texas court delays 3rd execution in midst of virus outbreak

Texas court delays 3rd execution in midst of virus outbreak

A third scheduled execution of a Texas death row inmate was delayed Wednesday following the spread of the coronavirus in the state. Read full article: Texas court delays 3rd execution in mids...→

Lawsuit Seeks California Prisoner Release Over Coronavirus Threat; State Asks Court Not To Interfere

Lawsuit Seeks California Prisoner Release Over Coronavirus Threat; State Asks Court Not To Interfere

Lawyers for California prison inmates will ask a three-judge federal court on Thursday for an order releasing some prisoners, saying there is a danger the COVI [...] Read full article: Lawsuit Seeks California Prisoner Releas...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

Jeremy Renner’s ex-wife responds after he asks the court for child support reduction amid coronavirus shutdown

Jeremy Renner’s ex-wife responds after he asks the court for child support reduction amid coronavirus shutdown

Jeremy Renner says he is lighter in the pockets amid the coronavirus outbreak, which has since frozen various industries, and driven Hollywood to a grinding ha [...] Read full article: Jeremy Renner’s ex-wife responds after h...→

U.S. Supreme Court tosses ruling that revived comedian's racial bias suit against Comcast - amNewYork

BY ANDREW CHUNG The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday threw out a lower court's ruling that had given the green light to comedian-turned-media entrepreneur Read full article: U.S. Supreme Court tosses ruling that re...→

Supreme Court: Justices Healthy and Trying to Stay That Way

Supreme Court: Justices Healthy and Trying to Stay That Way

The Supreme Court reported Friday that the nine justices are healthy and trying to stay that way. To that end, when the court held its regularly scheduled priv [...] Read full article: Supreme Court: Justices Healthy and Tryi...→

Supreme Court extends filing deadlines due to coronavirus outbreak

Supreme Court extends filing deadlines due to coronavirus outbreak

The Supreme Court announced Thursday it is extending some court filing deadlines due to the impact of the spread of COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronav [...] Read full article: Supreme Court extends filing deadlines d...→

Opinion | The One Change John Roberts Can Make to Depoliticize the Supreme Court

Opinion | The One Change John Roberts Can Make to Depoliticize the Supreme Court

To stop Chuck Schumer or Donald Trump from attacking individual members of the court, the chief justice should make anonymous opinions the norm. Read full article: Opinion | The One Change John Roberts Ca...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

California Privacy Policy | Houston Press | The Leading Independent News Source in Houston, Texas

Houston Press, LP Last Updated: January 1, 2020... Voice Media Group ("us", "we", or "our") operates the Houston Press website. We use this California Privacy [...] Read full article: California Privacy Policy | Houston Pres...→

Appeals court reinstates Texas abortion restrictions imposed due to coronavirus pandemic

Appeals court reinstates Texas abortion restrictions imposed due to coronavirus pandemic

A federal appeals court Tuesday stayed a Texas federal judge's ruling that blocked Gov. Gregg Abbott's order closing abortion clinics due to the coronavirus pa [...] Read full article: Appeals court reinstates Texas abortion ...→

Texas abortion ban during COVID-19 pandemic allowed to continue, an appeals court ordered

Texas abortion ban during COVID-19 pandemic allowed to continue, an appeals court ordered

Less than 24-hours after a district court judge halted Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s executive order banning most elective abortions during the spread of the COVID- [...] Read full article: Texas abortion ban during COVID-19 pande...→

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...→

Lawyer Asks Court to Let Jon and Kate Gosselin's Kids See Each Other

Lawyer Asks Court to Let Jon and Kate Gosselin's Kids See Each Other

The bitter legal battle between Jon and Kate Gosselin is still going on and a lawyer representing their sextuplets has asked a judge to let the divided sibling [...] Read full article: Lawyer Asks Court to Let Jon and Kate Go...→

Trump declares disasters for states including New York, California and Texas

Trump declares disasters for states including New York, California and Texas

President Trump announced he has approved major emergency declarations for New York, California, Washington, Iowa, Louisiana, Texas and Florida. He also referr [...] Read full article: Trump declares disasters for states incl...→

Supreme Court last chance for Trump to block Twitter critics

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump will have to go to the U.S. Supreme Court if he wants to block critics from his personal Twitter account. The 2nd U.S. C [...] Read full article: Supreme Court last chance for Trump to b...→

Supreme Court rules states can bar insanity defense

Supreme Court rules states can bar insanity defense

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Monday that states can prevent criminal defendants from pleading insanity without violating their constitutional righ [...] Read full article: Supreme Court rules states can bar insan...→

Multi-car crash, carjacking on Bay Bridge, California Highway Patrol says

Multi-car crash, carjacking on Bay Bridge, California Highway Patrol says

A multi-car crash was reported on the East bound lanes of the Bay Bridge, just west of Treasure Island, according to the California Highway Patrol. One of the [...] Read full article: Multi-car crash, carjacking on Bay Bridg...→

Supreme Court says all justices are healthy amid coronavirus pandemic

Supreme Court says all justices are healthy amid coronavirus pandemic

The Supreme Court reported Friday morning that all nine justices are healthy and participated in their latest regular conference -- though some did so by phone [...] Read full article: Supreme Court says all justices are heal...→

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 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...→

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...→

Texas Court Delays 3rd Execution in Midst of Virus Outbreak

Texas Court Delays 3rd Execution in Midst of Virus Outbreak

A third scheduled execution of a Texas death row inmate was delayed Wednesday following the spread of the coronavirus in the state. Read full article: Texas Court Delays 3rd Execution in Mids...→

Petition Asks Court to Make Colorado Protect Homeless During Pandemic

Petition Asks Court to Make Colorado Protect Homeless During Pandemic

The petition asks the Denver County Court to require Colorado health officials to protect homeless individuals during the pandemic. Read full article: Petition Asks Court to Make Colorado Pro...→

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...→

Texas court delays 3rd execution in midst of virus outbreak

Texas court delays 3rd execution in midst of virus outbreak

A third scheduled execution of a Texas death row inmate was delayed Wednesday following the spread of the coronavirus in the state. Read full article: Texas court delays 3rd execution in mids...→

US Appeals Court Allows Texas Abortion Curbs Amid Pandemic

US Appeals Court Allows Texas Abortion Curbs Amid Pandemic

A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday allowed Texas to enforce limits at least temporarily on the ability of women to obtain abortions as part of the state's policy [...] Read full article: US Appeals Court Allows Texas Abortion C...→

Appeals court reinstates Texas abortion restrictions imposed due to coronavirus pandemic

Appeals court reinstates Texas abortion restrictions imposed due to coronavirus pandemic

A federal appeals court Tuesday stayed a Texas federal judge's ruling that blocked Gov. Gregg Abbott's order closing abortion clinics due to the coronavirus pa [...] Read full article: Appeals court reinstates Texas abortion ...→

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...→

Texas abortion ban can go back into effect, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals rules

Texas abortion ban can go back into effect, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals rules

Patients in Texas will no longer be able to access abortion services until further review by the court. Read full article: Texas abortion ban can go back into effe...→

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...→

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 declares disasters for states including New York, California and Texas

Trump declares disasters for states including New York, California and Texas

President Trump announced he has approved major emergency declarations for New York, California, Washington, Iowa, Louisiana, Texas and Florida. He also referr [...] Read full article: Trump declares disasters for states incl...→

Jeremy Renner’s ex-wife responds after he asks the court for child support reduction amid coronavirus shutdown

Jeremy Renner’s ex-wife responds after he asks the court for child support reduction amid coronavirus shutdown

Jeremy Renner says he is lighter in the pockets amid the coronavirus outbreak, which has since frozen various industries, and driven Hollywood to a grinding ha [...] Read full article: Jeremy Renner’s ex-wife responds after h...→

Supreme Court upholds Kansas law challenging insanity defense

Supreme Court upholds Kansas law challenging insanity defense

The Supreme Court ruled Monday against a Kansas man who challenged the state law, claiming it was too difficult to mount an insanity defense after he was convi [...] Read full article: Supreme Court upholds Kansas law challen...→

Supreme Court rules states can bar insanity defense

Supreme Court rules states can bar insanity defense

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Monday that states can prevent criminal defendants from pleading insanity without violating their constitutional righ [...] Read full article: Supreme Court rules states can bar insan...→

U.S. Supreme Court tosses ruling that revived comedian's racial bias suit against Comcast - amNewYork

BY ANDREW CHUNG The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday threw out a lower court's ruling that had given the green light to comedian-turned-media entrepreneur Read full article: U.S. Supreme Court tosses ruling that re...→

Supreme Court: Justices healthy and trying to stay that way

Supreme Court: Justices healthy and trying to stay that way

The Supreme Court reports that the nine justices are healthy and trying to stay that way Read full article: Supreme Court: Justices healthy and tryi...→

Supreme Court says all justices are healthy amid coronavirus pandemic

Supreme Court says all justices are healthy amid coronavirus pandemic

The Supreme Court reported Friday morning that all nine justices are healthy and participated in their latest regular conference -- though some did so by phone [...] Read full article: Supreme Court says all justices are heal...→

Supreme Court extends filing deadlines due to coronavirus outbreak

Supreme Court extends filing deadlines due to coronavirus outbreak

The Supreme Court announced Thursday it is extending some court filing deadlines due to the impact of the spread of COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronav [...] Read full article: Supreme Court extends filing deadlines d...→

Neville holds Illinois Supreme Court seat after concession from Reyes

Neville holds Illinois Supreme Court seat after concession from Reyes

Appellate Court Justice Jesse Reyes conceded to Illinois Supreme Court Justice P. Scott Neville Jr. on Wednesday afternoon after a tight race that was too clos [...] Read full article: Neville holds Illinois Supreme Court sea...→

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 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...→

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...→

Appeals Court Allows Texas to Enforce Suspension of Abortions

Appeals Court Allows Texas to Enforce Suspension of Abortions

A federal appeals court allows temporary enforcement of the Texas governor's order halting elective abortions during the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: Appeals Court Allows Texas to Enforce Su...→

California Privacy Policy | Houston Press | The Leading Independent News Source in Houston, Texas

Houston Press, LP Last Updated: January 1, 2020... Voice Media Group ("us", "we", or "our") operates the Houston Press website. We use this California Privacy [...] Read full article: California Privacy Policy | Houston Pres...→

Lawsuit Seeks California Prisoner Release Over Coronavirus Threat; State Asks Court Not To Interfere

Lawsuit Seeks California Prisoner Release Over Coronavirus Threat; State Asks Court Not To Interfere

Lawyers for California prison inmates will ask a three-judge federal court on Thursday for an order releasing some prisoners, saying there is a danger the COVI [...] Read full article: Lawsuit Seeks California Prisoner Releas...→

Texas abortion ban during COVID-19 pandemic allowed to continue, an appeals court ordered

Texas abortion ban during COVID-19 pandemic allowed to continue, an appeals court ordered

Less than 24-hours after a district court judge halted Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s executive order banning most elective abortions during the spread of the COVID- [...] Read full article: Texas abortion ban during COVID-19 pande...→

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...→

Texas orders anyone arriving on a flight from California to quarantine for 14 days to fight coronavirus

Texas orders anyone arriving on a flight from California to quarantine for 14 days to fight coronavirus

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has rolled out new rules that require anyone flying to the state from California, Washington and other coronavirus hot spots to self-qua [...] Read full article: Texas orders anyone arriving on a flight...→

Lawyer Asks Court to Let Jon and Kate Gosselin's Kids See Each Other

Lawyer Asks Court to Let Jon and Kate Gosselin's Kids See Each Other

The bitter legal battle between Jon and Kate Gosselin is still going on and a lawyer representing their sextuplets has asked a judge to let the divided sibling [...] Read full article: Lawyer Asks Court to Let Jon and Kate Go...→

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 last chance for Trump to block Twitter critics

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump will have to go to the U.S. Supreme Court if he wants to block critics from his personal Twitter account. The 2nd U.S. C [...] Read full article: Supreme Court last chance for Trump to b...→

Supreme Court rules states can bar insanity defense

Supreme Court rules states can bar insanity defense

The Supreme Court says states can prevent criminal defendants from pleading insanity without violating their constitutional rights Read full article: Supreme Court rules states can bar insan...→

Multi-car crash, carjacking on Bay Bridge, California Highway Patrol says

Multi-car crash, carjacking on Bay Bridge, California Highway Patrol says

A multi-car crash was reported on the East bound lanes of the Bay Bridge, just west of Treasure Island, according to the California Highway Patrol. One of the [...] Read full article: Multi-car crash, carjacking on Bay Bridg...→

Supreme Court: Justices Healthy and Trying to Stay That Way

Supreme Court: Justices Healthy and Trying to Stay That Way

The Supreme Court reported Friday that the nine justices are healthy and trying to stay that way. To that end, when the court held its regularly scheduled priv [...] Read full article: Supreme Court: Justices Healthy and Tryi...→

Legal distancing: Mystery surrounds Supreme Court path forward

Legal distancing: Mystery surrounds Supreme Court path forward

Thirty-six cases are pending, including some of the most important to reach the justices in decades. Read full article: Legal distancing: Mystery surrounds Supr...→

Opinion | The One Change John Roberts Can Make to Depoliticize the Supreme Court

Opinion | The One Change John Roberts Can Make to Depoliticize the Supreme Court

To stop Chuck Schumer or Donald Trump from attacking individual members of the court, the chief justice should make anonymous opinions the norm. Read full article: Opinion | The One Change John Roberts Ca...→

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 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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

Texas Court Delays 3rd Execution in Midst of Virus Outbreak

Texas Court Delays 3rd Execution in Midst of Virus Outbreak

A third scheduled execution of a Texas death row inmate was delayed Wednesday following the spread of the coronavirus in the state. Read full article: Texas Court Delays 3rd Execution in Mids...→

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...→

Petition Asks Court to Make Colorado Protect Homeless During Pandemic

Petition Asks Court to Make Colorado Protect Homeless During Pandemic

The petition asks the Denver County Court to require Colorado health officials to protect homeless individuals during the pandemic. Read full article: Petition Asks Court to Make Colorado Pro...→

Appeals Court Allows Texas to Enforce Suspension of Abortions

Appeals Court Allows Texas to Enforce Suspension of Abortions

A federal appeals court allows temporary enforcement of the Texas governor's order halting elective abortions during the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: Appeals Court Allows Texas to Enforce Su...→

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...→

Texas court delays 3rd execution in midst of virus outbreak

Texas court delays 3rd execution in midst of virus outbreak

A third scheduled execution of a Texas death row inmate was delayed Wednesday following the spread of the coronavirus in the state. Read full article: Texas court delays 3rd execution in mids...→

California Privacy Policy | Houston Press | The Leading Independent News Source in Houston, Texas

Houston Press, LP Last Updated: January 1, 2020... Voice Media Group ("us", "we", or "our") operates the Houston Press website. We use this California Privacy [...] Read full article: California Privacy Policy | Houston Pres...→

US Appeals Court Allows Texas Abortion Curbs Amid Pandemic

US Appeals Court Allows Texas Abortion Curbs Amid Pandemic

A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday allowed Texas to enforce limits at least temporarily on the ability of women to obtain abortions as part of the state's policy [...] Read full article: US Appeals Court Allows Texas Abortion C...→

Lawsuit Seeks California Prisoner Release Over Coronavirus Threat; State Asks Court Not To Interfere

Lawsuit Seeks California Prisoner Release Over Coronavirus Threat; State Asks Court Not To Interfere

Lawyers for California prison inmates will ask a three-judge federal court on Thursday for an order releasing some prisoners, saying there is a danger the COVI [...] Read full article: Lawsuit Seeks California Prisoner Releas...→

Appeals court reinstates Texas abortion restrictions imposed due to coronavirus pandemic

Appeals court reinstates Texas abortion restrictions imposed due to coronavirus pandemic

A federal appeals court Tuesday stayed a Texas federal judge's ruling that blocked Gov. Gregg Abbott's order closing abortion clinics due to the coronavirus pa [...] Read full article: Appeals court reinstates Texas abortion ...→

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...→

Texas abortion ban during COVID-19 pandemic allowed to continue, an appeals court ordered

Texas abortion ban during COVID-19 pandemic allowed to continue, an appeals court ordered

Less than 24-hours after a district court judge halted Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s executive order banning most elective abortions during the spread of the COVID- [...] Read full article: Texas abortion ban during COVID-19 pande...→

Texas abortion ban can go back into effect, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals rules

Texas abortion ban can go back into effect, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals rules

Patients in Texas will no longer be able to access abortion services until further review by the court. Read full article: Texas abortion ban can go back into effe...→

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...→

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...→

Texas orders anyone arriving on a flight from California to quarantine for 14 days to fight coronavirus

Texas orders anyone arriving on a flight from California to quarantine for 14 days to fight coronavirus

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has rolled out new rules that require anyone flying to the state from California, Washington and other coronavirus hot spots to self-qua [...] Read full article: Texas orders anyone arriving on a flight...→

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...→

Lawyer Asks Court to Let Jon and Kate Gosselin's Kids See Each Other

Lawyer Asks Court to Let Jon and Kate Gosselin's Kids See Each Other

The bitter legal battle between Jon and Kate Gosselin is still going on and a lawyer representing their sextuplets has asked a judge to let the divided sibling [...] Read full article: Lawyer Asks Court to Let Jon and Kate Go...→

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 declares disasters for states including New York, California and Texas

Trump declares disasters for states including New York, California and Texas

President Trump announced he has approved major emergency declarations for New York, California, Washington, Iowa, Louisiana, Texas and Florida. He also referr [...] Read full article: Trump declares disasters for states incl...→

Jeremy Renner’s ex-wife responds after he asks the court for child support reduction amid coronavirus shutdown

Jeremy Renner’s ex-wife responds after he asks the court for child support reduction amid coronavirus shutdown

Jeremy Renner says he is lighter in the pockets amid the coronavirus outbreak, which has since frozen various industries, and driven Hollywood to a grinding ha [...] Read full article: Jeremy Renner’s ex-wife responds after h...→

Supreme Court last chance for Trump to block Twitter critics

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump will have to go to the U.S. Supreme Court if he wants to block critics from his personal Twitter account. The 2nd U.S. C [...] Read full article: Supreme Court last chance for Trump to b...→

Supreme Court upholds Kansas law challenging insanity defense

Supreme Court upholds Kansas law challenging insanity defense

The Supreme Court ruled Monday against a Kansas man who challenged the state law, claiming it was too difficult to mount an insanity defense after he was convi [...] Read full article: Supreme Court upholds Kansas law challen...→

Supreme Court rules states can bar insanity defense

Supreme Court rules states can bar insanity defense

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Monday that states can prevent criminal defendants from pleading insanity without violating their constitutional righ [...] Read full article: Supreme Court rules states can bar insan...→

Supreme Court rules states can bar insanity defense

Supreme Court rules states can bar insanity defense

The Supreme Court says states can prevent criminal defendants from pleading insanity without violating their constitutional rights Read full article: Supreme Court rules states can bar insan...→

U.S. Supreme Court tosses ruling that revived comedian's racial bias suit against Comcast - amNewYork

BY ANDREW CHUNG The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday threw out a lower court's ruling that had given the green light to comedian-turned-media entrepreneur Read full article: U.S. Supreme Court tosses ruling that re...→

Multi-car crash, carjacking on Bay Bridge, California Highway Patrol says

Multi-car crash, carjacking on Bay Bridge, California Highway Patrol says

A multi-car crash was reported on the East bound lanes of the Bay Bridge, just west of Treasure Island, according to the California Highway Patrol. One of the [...] Read full article: Multi-car crash, carjacking on Bay Bridg...→

Supreme Court: Justices healthy and trying to stay that way

Supreme Court: Justices healthy and trying to stay that way

The Supreme Court reports that the nine justices are healthy and trying to stay that way Read full article: Supreme Court: Justices healthy and tryi...→

Supreme Court: Justices Healthy and Trying to Stay That Way

Supreme Court: Justices Healthy and Trying to Stay That Way

The Supreme Court reported Friday that the nine justices are healthy and trying to stay that way. To that end, when the court held its regularly scheduled priv [...] Read full article: Supreme Court: Justices Healthy and Tryi...→

Supreme Court says all justices are healthy amid coronavirus pandemic

Supreme Court says all justices are healthy amid coronavirus pandemic

The Supreme Court reported Friday morning that all nine justices are healthy and participated in their latest regular conference -- though some did so by phone [...] Read full article: Supreme Court says all justices are heal...→

Legal distancing: Mystery surrounds Supreme Court path forward

Legal distancing: Mystery surrounds Supreme Court path forward

Thirty-six cases are pending, including some of the most important to reach the justices in decades. Read full article: Legal distancing: Mystery surrounds Supr...→

Supreme Court extends filing deadlines due to coronavirus outbreak

Supreme Court extends filing deadlines due to coronavirus outbreak

The Supreme Court announced Thursday it is extending some court filing deadlines due to the impact of the spread of COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronav [...] Read full article: Supreme Court extends filing deadlines d...→

Neville holds Illinois Supreme Court seat after concession from Reyes

Neville holds Illinois Supreme Court seat after concession from Reyes

Appellate Court Justice Jesse Reyes conceded to Illinois Supreme Court Justice P. Scott Neville Jr. on Wednesday afternoon after a tight race that was too clos [...] Read full article: Neville holds Illinois Supreme Court sea...→

Opinion | The One Change John Roberts Can Make to Depoliticize the Supreme Court

Opinion | The One Change John Roberts Can Make to Depoliticize the Supreme Court

To stop Chuck Schumer or Donald Trump from attacking individual members of the court, the chief justice should make anonymous opinions the norm. Read full article: Opinion | The One Change John Roberts Ca...→