U.S. appeals court rejects Biden’s bid to revive student debt plan

U.S. appeals court rejects Biden’s bid to revive student debt plan

Nov 30 (Reuters) – A federal appeals court on Wednesday declined to put on hold a Texas judge’s ruling that said President Joe Biden’s plan to cancel hundreds of billions of dollars in student loan debt was unlawful. The New Orleans-based 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals rejected the Biden administration’s request to pause a … Read more

U.S. Senate passes same-sex marriage protection bill

U.S. Senate passes same-sex marriage protection bill

WASHINGTON, Nov 29 (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate passed a bill on Tuesday that would protect federal recognition of same-sex marriage, a measure taken up in response to worries the Supreme Court could overturn a 2015 decision that legalized it nationwide. The narrowly tailored bill, which would require the federal government to recognize a marriage … Read more

LISTEN LIVE: Supreme Court hears arguments over Biden enforcement of Trump-era border policy – PBS NewsHour

LISTEN LIVE: Supreme Court hears arguments over Biden enforcement of Trump-era border policy – PBS NewsHour

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Standing ovations for conservative U.S. justices at Federalist Society event

Standing ovations for conservative U.S. justices at Federalist Society event

WASHINGTON, Nov 10 (Reuters) – U.S. Supreme Court Justices Samuel Alito and Amy Coney Barrett received standing ovations from members of the conservative Federalist Society on Thursday at its first annual convention since the court overturned a nationwide right to abortion. Justices Brett Kavanaugh and Neil Gorsuch also received applause at the event of the … Read more

Conservative activist steers U.S. Supreme Court college race cases

Conservative activist steers U.S. Supreme Court college race cases

Edward Blum engineered cases against Harvard, UNC Arguments set for Monday; ruling due by end of June Oct 27 (Reuters) – When the U.S. Supreme Court next week considers ending policies used by many colleges and universities to increase their numbers of Black and Hispanic students, a conservative activist will be on hand to watch … Read more

U.S. Supreme Court’s Thomas temporarily blocks Graham election case testimony

U.S. Supreme Court’s Thomas temporarily blocks Graham election case testimony

Oct 24 (Reuters) – U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas on Monday temporarily blocked a judge’s order requiring Senator Lindsey Graham to testify to a grand jury in Georgia in a criminal investigation into whether then-President Donald Trump and his allies unlawfully tried to overturn 2020 election results in the state. Thomas put the case … Read more

U.S. Supreme Court rejects Trump request over seized documents

U.S. Supreme Court rejects Trump request over seized documents

Oct 13 (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday rejected former President Donald Trump’s bid to have an independent arbiter vet classified documents that were seized by the FBI from his Florida home as part of his legal battle against investigators probing his handling of sensitive government records. The justices in a brief order … Read more

U.S. Supreme Court rebuffs fetal personhood appeal

U.S. Supreme Court rebuffs fetal personhood appeal

Oct 11 (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to decide whether fetuses are entitled to constitutional rights in light of its June ruling overturning the 1973 Roe v. Wade decision that had legalized abortion nationwide, steering clear for now of another front in America’s culture wars. The justices turned away an appeal … Read more

Pork industry takes fight over California law to U.S. Supreme Court

Pork industry takes fight over California law to U.S. Supreme Court

Industry groups appeal ruling that backed California law At issue is Commerce Clause U.S. constitutional provision WASHINGTON, Oct 10 (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court is set to hear arguments on Tuesday in an industry challenge to the constitutionality of a California animal welfare law in a case that could undermine the power of states … Read more

Trump asks Supreme Court to intervene in Mar-a-Lago documents dispute – CNN

Trump asks Supreme Court to intervene in Mar-a-Lago documents dispute – CNN

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