Category: Supreme

PA Supreme Court Sides with Dems: Mail-In Ballot Deadline 3 Days After Election
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PA Supreme Court Sides with Dems: Mail-In Ballot Deadline 3 Days After Election

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania’s highest court gave the Democratic Party a series of victories Thursday, including one allowing repairs to glitches and gray areas in the battleground state’s fledgling mail-in voting law and another that kicked the Green Party’s presidential candidate off the November ballot. The state Supreme Court, which has a 5-2 Democratic…

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Facebook ‘Supreme Court’ Member Warns that Regulation Could Stifle Free Speech Online
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Facebook ‘Supreme Court’ Member Warns that Regulation Could Stifle Free Speech Online

Helle Thorning-Schmidt, the co-chair of Facebook’s “Supreme Court,” has warned that an aggressive approach to regulating the company could infringe upon freedom of speech. Her comments stand in stark contrast to the company’s purge of conservatives and plan to blacklist legal comment that might cause “regulatory impacts.” CNBC reports that in a recent interview the…

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Supreme Court, 7-2: House Cannot Force Trump to Provide Tax Returns
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Supreme Court, 7-2: House Cannot Force Trump to Provide Tax Returns

Win McNamee/Getty Images The U.S. Supreme Court ruled 7-2 on Thursday in Trump v. Mazars USA, LLP that the House of Representatives cannot demand that the president hand over his tax returns — the opposite of the result it reached in Trump v. Vance, a separate decision on the same day, in which it said New York…

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Supreme Court Emerges as Deciding Issue in 2020 Campaign as Several Potential Vacancies Loom
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Supreme Court Emerges as Deciding Issue in 2020 Campaign as Several Potential Vacancies Loom

President Donald Trump, the incumbent Republican seeking re-election, or presumptive Democrat nominee former Vice President Joe Biden could appoint as many as four Supreme Court Justices in the next four years, making the issue yet again a major deciding factor as voters determine which one to back ahead of November’s electoral contest. Rumors swirled this…

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Supreme Court Rejects Trump Admin’s Rescinding of DACA
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Supreme Court Rejects Trump Admin’s Rescinding of DACA

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected President Donald Trump’s effort to end legal protections for 650,000 young immigrants, a stunning rebuke to the president in the midst of his reelection campaign. For now, those immigrants retain their protection from deportation and their authorization to work in the United States. The outcome seems…

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Supreme Court rejects several gun rights cases for next term – Breitbart
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Supreme Court rejects several gun rights cases for next term – Breitbart

The Supreme Court has passed up several challenges to state and federal gun control laws, over the dissent of two conservative justices Supreme Court rejects several gun rights cases for next termThe Associated PressWASHINGTON WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday passed up several challenges to federal and state gun control laws, over the…

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Kobach: The Supreme Court Strikes a Blow for States’ Rights
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Kobach: The Supreme Court Strikes a Blow for States’ Rights

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court handed down a decision that had far-reaching consequences – consequences that were missed entirely by the mainstream media. In Kansas v. Garcia, the Court held by a 5-4 vote that federal law did not prevent Kansas from criminally prosecuting illegal aliens for identity theft. The Kansas law had been used…

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