Category: Supreme

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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Supreme Court to Take Up Dispute over Trump Financial Records
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Supreme Court to Take Up Dispute over Trump Financial Records

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court said Friday it will hear President Donald Trump’s pleas to keep his tax, bank and financial records private, a major tussle between the president and Congress that also could affect the 2020 presidential campaign. The justices are poised to issue decisions in June, amid Trump’s bid for a second…

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Supreme Court Lets Trump Build the Wall; Lifts Injunction
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Supreme Court Lets Trump Build the Wall; Lifts Injunction

The U.S. Supreme Court allowed President Donald Trump to begin building the wall on the U.S.-Mexico border using emergency funds, lifting an injunction Friday that had been imposed by a district court in California and upheld by the Ninth Circuit. After Congress refused to appropriate enough funding to build a barrier along the border earlier…

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Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dies at 99 – Breitbart
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Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dies at 99 – Breitbart

WASHINGTON (AP) — John Paul Stevens, the bow-tied, independent-thinking, Republican-nominated justice who unexpectedly emerged as the Supreme Court’s leading liberal, died Tuesday in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, after suffering a stroke Monday. He was 99. During nearly 35 years on the court, Stevens stood for the freedom and dignity of individuals, be they students or immigrants…

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