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# us-supreme-court - Thursday 17 June, 2021

US Supreme Court upholds Obamacare, safeguarding health care for millions
# Obamacare
# Obamacare

US Supreme Court upholds Obamacare, safeguarding health care for millions

Jun 17th 2021, 7:49 PM 10,909 Views 17 Comments

US President Joe Biden called the ruling ‘a big win for the American people’.

# us-supreme-court - Monday 22 February, 2021

US Supreme Court allows release of Trump tax records to prosecutors
# Trump Taxes
# Trump Taxes

US Supreme Court allows release of Trump tax records to prosecutors

Feb 22nd 2021, 3:53 PM 43,055 Views 48 Comments

The nation’s highest court denied the request filed by lawyers for the former president without comment.

# us-supreme-court - Monday 7 December, 2020

US Supreme Court rejects appeal seeking to limit transgender students
# Oregon
# Oregon

US Supreme Court rejects appeal seeking to limit transgender students

Dec 7th 2020, 7:27 PM 20,564 Views 0 Comments

Parents had wanted to prevent transgender students from using changing rooms and bathrooms of the gender with which they identify.

# us-supreme-court - Saturday 17 October, 2020

Trump's Supreme Court choice Amy Coney Barrett looks nailed on for Senate approval after tense week
# Senate Hearings
# Senate Hearings

Trump's Supreme Court choice Amy Coney Barrett looks nailed on for Senate approval after tense week

Oct 17th 2020, 9:00 AM 22,107 Views 37 Comments

It’s very likely that Barrett will take her seat on the US Supreme Court prior to the 3 November election.

# us-supreme-court - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

'Tough, brave, a fighter, a winner': Thousands to pay respects today to the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg
# Rbg
# Rbg

'Tough, brave, a fighter, a winner': Thousands to pay respects today to the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Sep 23rd 2020, 5:55 PM 20,905 Views 23 Comments

Her colleague Chief Justice John Roberts paid tribute to Ginsberg today.

# us-supreme-court - Saturday 19 September, 2020

'An American hero': Tributes paid to women’s rights champion Ruth Bader Ginsburg
# Notorious Rbg
# Notorious Rbg

'An American hero': Tributes paid to women’s rights champion Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Sep 19th 2020, 7:24 AM 31,338 Views 43 Comments

The US justice died from complications from metastatic pancreatic cancer.

# us-supreme-court - Friday 17 July, 2020

US Supreme Court's Ruth Bader Ginsburg says her cancer has returned
# US
# US

US Supreme Court's Ruth Bader Ginsburg says her cancer has returned

Jul 17th 2020, 7:35 PM 31,403 Views 42 Comments

The popular, liberal judge said that she wouldn’t retire.

# us-supreme-court - Monday 29 June, 2020

US Supreme Court strikes down Louisiana state law on abortion clinics
# Abortion Rights
# Abortion Rights

US Supreme Court strikes down Louisiana state law on abortion clinics

Jun 29th 2020, 5:11 PM 17,082 Views 42 Comments

The Louisiana law is virtually identical to one in Texas that the court struck down in 2016.

# us-supreme-court - Friday 4 October, 2019

US Supreme Court to hear challenge to controversial Louisiana abortion law
# Reproductive Rights
# Reproductive Rights

US Supreme Court to hear challenge to controversial Louisiana abortion law

Oct 4th 2019, 9:57 PM 9,861 Views 19 Comments

The case is seen as a test for two new judges appointed by Donald Trump.

# us-supreme-court - Thursday 12 September, 2019

US Supreme Court allows Trump administration to implement new asylum restrictions
# Asylum
# Asylum

US Supreme Court allows Trump administration to implement new asylum restrictions

Sep 12th 2019, 7:19 AM 11,737 Views 18 Comments

Democrats have said the ruling puts people’s lives at risk.

# us-supreme-court - Friday 23 August, 2019

Florida executes serial killer who targeted gay men along US east coast
# Gary Ray Bowles
# Gary Ray Bowles

Florida executes serial killer who targeted gay men along US east coast

Aug 23rd 2019, 8:21 AM 23,552 Views 37 Comments

Gary Ray Bowles was captured in 1994.

# us-supreme-court - Friday 5 October, 2018

Hundreds arrested at protest against nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to US Supreme Court
# US Supreme Court
# US Supreme Court

Hundreds arrested at protest against nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to US Supreme Court

Oct 5th 2018, 7:23 AM 16,965 Views 72 Comments

Thousands of protesters marched against the expected appointment of Kavanaugh in Washington yesterday.

# us-supreme-court - Thursday 4 October, 2018

War of words in Washington after FBI probe finds 'no hint of misconduct' against Kavanaugh
# US Supreme Court
# US Supreme Court

War of words in Washington after FBI probe finds 'no hint of misconduct' against Kavanaugh

Updated Oct 4th 2018, 9:07 PM 36,200 Views 107 Comments

A final vote on Kavanaugh’s nomination to the US Supreme Court is expected to take place on Saturday.

# us-supreme-court - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

'He has not told the truth': Ex-classmate of Brett Kavanaugh contradicts his claims about his drinking habits
# US Supreme Court
# US Supreme Court

'He has not told the truth': Ex-classmate of Brett Kavanaugh contradicts his claims about his drinking habits

Oct 2nd 2018, 7:12 AM 35,091 Views 71 Comments

It comes days after the FBI opened a probe into allegations against the Supreme Court nominee.

# us-supreme-court - Saturday 30 June, 2018

Abortion rights in the US on the line as Supreme Court loses moderate voice
# Trump Conservatism
# Trump Conservatism

Abortion rights in the US on the line as Supreme Court loses moderate voice

Jun 30th 2018, 9:15 AM 12,295 Views 71 Comments

Abortion campaigners fear Trump will pick an ultra-conservative replacement for Judge Anthony Kennedy.

# us-supreme-court - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

US Supreme Court judge Anthony Kennedy announces retirement
# Stepping Down
# Stepping Down

US Supreme Court judge Anthony Kennedy announces retirement

Jun 27th 2018, 9:52 PM 15,357 Views 41 Comments

He has held the key vote on such high-profile issues as abortion, affirmative action, LGBT rights, guns, campaign finance and voting rights.

# us-supreme-court - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

US Supreme Court upholds Trump's controversial travel ban
# No Entry
# No Entry

US Supreme Court upholds Trump's controversial travel ban

Jun 26th 2018, 4:34 PM 9,785 Views 114 Comments

The court ruled five-four that the most recent version of the ban was valid.

# us-supreme-court - Monday 25 June, 2018

US Supreme Court refuses to hear appeal by Brendan Dassey of Netflix's Making a Murderer
# Wisconsin
# Wisconsin

US Supreme Court refuses to hear appeal by Brendan Dassey of Netflix's Making a Murderer

Jun 25th 2018, 5:52 PM 34,392 Views 37 Comments

Dassey was 16 years old when he confessed to authorities that he had joined his uncle in a murder.

# us-supreme-court - Thursday 3 March, 2016

The US Supreme Court is split on the 'most important abortion case in a generation'
# Swing Vote
# Swing Vote

The US Supreme Court is split on the 'most important abortion case in a generation'

Mar 3rd 2016, 6:03 AM 14,679 Views 113 Comments

The case concerns whether or not a Texas law aims to protect women’s health, or to restrict access to abortions.

# us-supreme-court - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

America will let this Muslim prisoner grow a beard
# SCOTUS
# SCOTUS

America will let this Muslim prisoner grow a beard

Jan 20th 2015, 6:38 PM 10,488 Views 18 Comments

The nine justices acknowledged the validity of prison officials’ security concerns — that inmates could hide weapons or other contraband inside their whiskers.

# us-supreme-court - Saturday 17 January, 2015

In three months, gay marriage could be legal in all 50 US states
# Coast To Coast
# Coast To Coast

In three months, gay marriage could be legal in all 50 US states

Jan 17th 2015, 7:49 AM 7,168 Views 64 Comments

The Supreme Court is being asked if a ban in four states is allowed under the constitution.

# us-supreme-court - Thursday 26 June, 2014

'Buffer zones' outside abortion clinics in the US have been ruled illegal
# Demilitarised Zone
# Demilitarised Zone

'Buffer zones' outside abortion clinics in the US have been ruled illegal

Jun 26th 2014, 9:17 PM 12,567 Views 33 Comments

The ‘buffer zones’ meant anti-abortion protesters had to stay 35-feet from clinics.

# us-supreme-court - Monday 5 May, 2014

US Supreme Court divided but the right to pray at Government meetings stays
# Amen
# Amen

US Supreme Court divided but the right to pray at Government meetings stays

May 5th 2014, 6:29 PM 7,211 Views 40 Comments

At issue were town meetings in Greece, New York, where clergy had been invited to offer a prayer, which in the last eight years had been exclusively Christian.

# us-supreme-court - Monday 6 January, 2014

Same-sex marriage in Utah put on hold by US Supreme Court
# United States
# United States

Same-sex marriage in Utah put on hold by US Supreme Court

Jan 6th 2014, 4:19 PM 7,723 Views 82 Comments

Close to a thousand couples have married since same-sex marriage became legal last month.

# us-supreme-court - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

Obama meets heads of Twitter, Facebook and Apple to discuss NSA spying
# Data Mining
# Data Mining

Obama meets heads of Twitter, Facebook and Apple to discuss NSA spying

Dec 18th 2013, 11:45 AM 5,937 Views 15 Comments

The internet company bosses fear that NSA operations have crossed constitutional lines and infringe the privacy of their customers.

# us-supreme-court - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

US businesses in dispute with White House over birth control cover for employees
# Birth Control
# Birth Control

US businesses in dispute with White House over birth control cover for employees

Nov 26th 2013, 7:25 PM 8,534 Views 17 Comments

Two businesses will go to the Supreme Court to get exemptions given to religious organisations extended.

# us-supreme-court - Saturday 8 December, 2012

US Supreme Court to hear gay marriage arguments next year
# United States
# United States

US Supreme Court to hear gay marriage arguments next year

Dec 8th 2012, 9:47 AM 3,043 Views 31 Comments

Same-sex marriage is legal in nine US states but barred in 30 other states. A Supreme Court ruling next year would have implications across the United States.

# us-supreme-court - Saturday 10 November, 2012

Why a Nike case could make retailers afraid to file trademark suits
# Trademark Wars
# Trademark Wars

Why a Nike case could make retailers afraid to file trademark suits

Nov 10th 2012, 9:15 AM 9,703 Views 8 Comments

Big retailers might have pause for thought should Nike lose the case in the US Supreme Court as a smaller shoemaker fights on to invalidate trademark.

# us-supreme-court - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

US Supreme Court to hear case of race discrimination by University of Texas
# Race
# Race

US Supreme Court to hear case of race discrimination by University of Texas

Oct 10th 2012, 11:15 AM 3,100 Views 7 Comments

Abigail Fisher, who recently graduated from Louisiana State University, believes her failure to be accepted at the University of Texas was race-related.

# us-supreme-court - Thursday 28 June, 2012

US Supreme Court upholds most parts of Obama’s landmark healthcare law
# Obamacare
# Obamacare

US Supreme Court upholds most parts of Obama’s landmark healthcare law

Jun 28th 2012, 6:30 PM 4,803 Views 23 Comments

The decision is seen as a big victory for the Obama administration and will theoretically allow healthcare coverage for more than 30 million Americans.

# us-supreme-court - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

Californian ban on gay marriage set for Supreme Court hearing
# Proposition 8
# Proposition 8

Californian ban on gay marriage set for Supreme Court hearing

Jun 6th 2012, 8:04 AM 1,492 Views 6 Comments

An appeals court has struck down an appeal in rehear the case – and supporters of the ban say they’re heading for D.C.

# us-supreme-court - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

Proposition 8 gay marriage ban struck down by US court
# Prop 8
# Prop 8

Proposition 8 gay marriage ban struck down by US court

Feb 7th 2012, 9:12 PM 4,162 Views 39 Comments

The ban on same-sex ban in California was ruled unconstitutional by a panel of three judges.

# us-supreme-court - Monday 20 June, 2011

US Supreme Court blocks major sex action against Wal-Mart
# Wal-Mart
# Wal-Mart

US Supreme Court blocks major sex action against Wal-Mart

Jun 20th 2011, 10:02 PM 777 Views 4 Comments

The court votes 5-4 to block a billion-dollar lawsuit, because there are simply too many women looking to take part in it.

# us-supreme-court - Wednesday 4 May, 2011

Former cheerleader must pay school $45k after refusing to cheer alleged assaulter
# US
From The Daily Edge
# US

Former cheerleader must pay school $45k after refusing to cheer alleged assaulter

May 4th 2011, 9:55 AM 548 Views 0 Comments

Court ruled teenager was acting as a mouthpiece for her school while cheerleading and could not refuse order to cheer for her alleged assaulter.