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Supreme Court Shuts Door On Texas Suit Seeking To Overturn ...

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Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton sued four states that Joe Biden won, claiming their changes to election procedures during the pandemic violated federal ...

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U.S. Supreme Court rejects Texas lawsuit

1 month ago by KIRO Seattle

The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday rejected a Texas lawsuit seeking to overturn President Trump's defeat in four battleground states.

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U.S. Supreme Court throws out Texas lawsuit contesting election ...

1 month ago by Texas Tribune

The lawsuit challenged election results in Georgia, Pennsylvania, Michigan and Wisconsin. The high court said Texas did not have standing to bring the case.

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Recent Supreme Court Rulings Encourage Some To Continue In ...

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Encouraged by recent Supreme Court rulings, churches in many states are trying to challenge restrictions on worship gatherings, arguing that prayer during the ...

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U.S. Supreme Court swiftly ends Trump-backed Texas bid to upend ...

1 month ago by Reuters

The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday rejected a long-shot lawsuit by Texas and backed by President Donald Trump seeking to throw out voting results in four ...

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The Supreme Court's clear message to President Donald Trump ...

1 month ago by CNN

During the past four years, President Donald Trump has challenged the integrity of the Supreme Court and tried to drag the justices into the legal muck with him.

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Supreme Court rejects Texas and Trump's bid to overturn the election

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The court's move to dismiss the challenge is the strongest indication yet, that Trump has no chance of overturning election results in court that even the justices ...

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Supreme Court denies Trump election challenge - Roll Call

1 month ago by Roll Call

The decision all but ends President Donald Trump's ineffectual legal push over the past few weeks to reverse the outcome of the 2020 election.

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Supreme Court rejects Trump's bid to overturn election - CNNPolitics

1 month ago by CNN

The Supreme Court on Friday rejected a bid from Texas' attorney general -- supported by President Donald Trump -- to block the ballots of millions of voters in ...

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Supreme Court Strikes Down Widely Mocked Texas Bid to Block Joe ...

1 month ago by Law.com

The Supreme Court said Texas lacked standing under Article III of the U.S. Constitution. Texas has not demonstrated a judicially cognizable interest in the ...

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2020 election: What's next in the states' fight at the Supreme Court ...

1 month ago by CNN

State attorneys general went to battle at the Supreme Court on Thursday, taking sides on President Donald Trump's bid to pull off an unprecedented legal victory ...

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Supreme Court Rejects Trump-Backed Texas Lawsuit Trying To ...

1 month ago by Forbes

More than 100 Republican lawmakers and 17 states had thrown their support behind the litigation.

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Presidential election challenge rejected by U.S. Supreme Court

1 month ago by Chicago Sun-Times

The Supreme Court has rejected a lawsuit backed by President Donald Trump to overturn Joe Biden's election victory, ending a desperate attempt to get legal ...

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Supreme Court rejects Texas-led effort to overturn Biden's victory

1 month ago by Politico

The Supreme Court has rejected a longshot bid by Texas and other Republican-led states to overturn President-elect Joe Biden's victory in last month's election, ...

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Supreme Court Rejects Texas Lawsuit Challenging Biden's Victory

1 month ago by The New York Times

The suit, filed directly in the Supreme Court, sought to bar Georgia, Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin from casting their electoral votes for Joseph R. Biden ...

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Supreme Court denies effort to block election results in 4 key states ...

1 month ago by USA TODAY

The justices' action clears the way for electors to convene Monday and confirm that President-elect Joe Biden will be nation's 46th president.

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Supreme Court Shuts Door On Trump Election Prospects

1 month ago by NPR

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton sued four states that Joe Biden won, claiming their changes to election procedures during the pandemic violated federal ...

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OPINION: The Supreme Court's new conservative majority has its ...

1 month ago by Indiana Daily Student

Indiana's Attorney General is bringing a homophobic case to the Supreme Court.

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Supreme Court rejects Trump allies' bid to halt Biden's Pennsylvania ...

1 month ago by WPVI-TV

The Supreme Court has rejected Republicans' last-gasp bid to reverse Pennsylvania's certification of President-elect Joe Biden's victory in the electoral ...

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Supreme Court Rejects Republican Effort To Reverse Joe Biden's ...

1 month ago by Deadline

The case was brought by Rep. Mike Kelly (R-PA) and other Trump supporters, and claimed that the expansion of absentee voting in the state was unconstitutional.

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Supreme Court rejects bid to overturn Biden's win in Pennsylvania

1 month ago by Politico

Kelly's suit, which was rejected by Pennsylvania courts, argued that legislation the state adopted last year allowing for no-excuse, mail-in voting violated the state ...

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Trump's election fraud crusade rolls on despite devastating ...

1 month ago by CNN

The only questions now are how many more times President Donald Trump wants to lose the election to President-elect Joe Biden and whether his Republican ...

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The Supreme Court was *never* going to hand the election to ...

1 month ago by CNN

In a single sentence, the Supreme Court on Tuesday unraveled Donald Trump's grand plan to overthrow the 2020 election.

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Supreme Court rejects Pennsylvania Republicans' attempt to block ...

1 month ago by CNN

The Supreme Court on Tuesday denied a request from Pennsylvania Republicans to block certification of the commonwealth's election results, delivering a near ...

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Supreme Court says no to appeal of 2020 presidential election

1 month ago by Los Angeles Times

The Supreme Court turned away the first appeal from Trump supporters to reach the high court, a claim by Pennsylvania Republicans.

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Supreme Court Rejects Republican Challenge to Pennsylvania Vote

1 month ago by The New York Times

In a one-sentence order, the court refused to overturn election results that had already been certified and submitted.

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Supreme Court denies Trump allies' bid to overturn Pennsylvania ...

1 month ago by Washington Post

It was the first request to delay or overturn the results of the presidential election to reach the court.

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U.S. Supreme Court rejects Republican challenge to Biden's ...

1 month ago by Reuters

The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday handed a defeat to Republicans seeking to throw out up to 2.5 million mail-in ballots in Pennsylvania as they try to undo ...

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Supreme Court Rejects GOP Bid To Reverse Pennsylvania Election ...

1 month ago by NPR

The lawsuit argued a 2019 state law authorizing universal mail-in voting was unconstitutional and that all ballots cast by mail in the general election in ...

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Supreme Court Shuts Down Pennsylvania GOP Attempt To Overturn ...

1 month ago by Forbes

Trump and his allies have been hoping the Supreme Court would help them challenge Biden's win.

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Supreme Court dismisses Trump allies' challenge to Pennsylvania ...

1 month ago by USA TODAY

The court's action represented the latest in a string of stinging judicial opinions that have left the president defeated politically and legally.

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Supreme Court Bars New York's Pandemic-Related Restriction On ...

1 month ago by NPR

The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday struck down some of New York state's strictest limits on religious gatherings that were designed to help slow the spread ...

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Cuomo Attacks Supreme Court, but Virus Ruling Is Warning to ...

1 month ago by The New York Times

The court signaled that if unconstrained religious observance and public safety are sometimes at odds, then religious freedom should win out.

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Supreme Court, split 5-4, blocks N.Y. virus limits on houses of ...

1 month ago by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

As coronavirus cases surge again nationwide, the Supreme Court is barring New York from enforcing certain attendance limits at houses of worship in areas ...

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Trump's imprint on Supreme Court shows conservative effect in key ...

1 month ago by Washington Post

In dramatic fashion, the court's new conservative majority dismissed Chief Justice John Roberts's past deference to local officials on certain pandemic ...

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Supreme Court Says New York Can't Limit Attendance In Houses of ...

1 month ago by NPR

Justices said the Gov. Andrew Cuomo's executive order limiting attendance in places of worship violates the First Amendment.

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Midnight Ruling Exposes Rifts at a Supreme Court Transformed by ...

1 month ago by The New York Times

The justices issued six opinions, several of them unusually bitter, in upholding challenges from churches and synagogues to state pandemic restrictions on ...

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Supreme court bars Covid attendance limits at New York houses of ...

1 month ago by The Guardian

Amy Coney Barrett sides with conservatives in 5-4 ruling while Chief Justice Roberts goes with liberals, seeing no need for action.

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Cuomo Attacks Supreme Court's Emboldened Majority Over Virus ...

1 month ago by The New York Times

You have a different court, and I think that was the statement the court was making,” the governor said after a 5-4 decision barring restrictions on religious ...

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Supreme Court Rules NY Can't Impose Covid-19 Restrictions On ...

1 month ago by Forbes

In a late Wednesday ruling, the Supreme Court's new conservative majority voted in favor of a challenge from religious groups to New York's coronavirus ...

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Supreme Court Blocks Covid-19 Restrictions on Religious Services ...

1 month ago by The Wall Street Journal

A 5-4 Supreme Court blocked New York from imposing limits on attending religious services, with new Justice Amy Coney Barrett casting the pivotal vote to ...

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U.S. Supreme Court Rules Against New York's Restrictions On ...

1 month ago by CBS New York

U.S. Supreme Court Rules Against New York's Restrictions On Religious Gatherings. November 26, 2020 at 10:58 am. Filed Under:Andrew Cuomo, Coronavirus, ...

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Supreme Court backs religious challenge to NY coronavirus ...

1 month ago by The Boston Globe

The Supreme Court late Wednesday barred restrictions on religious services in New York that Gov. Andrew Cuomo had imposed to combat the coronavirus.

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Supreme Court bars New York's COVID limits on religious house of ...

1 month ago by CBS News

The temporary ban on measures imposed by New York state on religious gatherings won't actually have an impact now as restrictions have been eased in the ...

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Supreme Court blocks NY from enforcing Covid limits on churches

1 month ago by NBC News

The Supreme Court issued an injunction Wednesday blocking New York from enforcing occupancy limits on religious institutions that were put in place to curb ...

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Supreme Court blocks NY limit for religious services in COVID ...

1 month ago by Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The high court voted 5-4 to issue a temporary injunction blocking strict capacity limits in red and orange zones.

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Supreme Court sides with religious groups in New York in a dispute ...

1 month ago by CNN

In a 5-4 ruling, the US Supreme Court sided with religious organizations in a dispute over Covid-19 restrictions put in place by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo ...

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Supreme Court's Alito tells Pennsylvania counties to separate late ...

2 months ago by Grand Forks Herald

Nov 6 (Reuters) - U.S. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito on Friday night ordered county election boards in Pennsylvania to comply with a state directive to ...

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Supreme Court orders ballots received after Election Day in ...

2 months ago by FOX 29 News Philadelphia

The order came Friday night in response to a plea from the state Republican Party as Democrat Joe Biden inched ahead of President Donald Trump in ...

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The Supreme Court will extinguish health-care hysteria

2 months ago by Washington Post

Democrats' fulminations about Amy Coney Barrett's nomination imperiling the ACA will prove unwarranted.

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Noah Feldman: Trump's Supreme Court comments put Barrett in a ...

2 months ago by The Spokesman-Review

If the Supreme Court takes on a case connected to the outcome of the presidential election, Justice Amy Coney Barrett will face the most important decision of ...

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Supreme Court Orders Pennsylvania To Segregate Post-Election ...

2 months ago by Forbes

The order “represents no change” to Pennsylvania's vote count, the state's attorney general said, and the case is unlikely to affect the presidential race.

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“Law and Order” Still Reigns in State Supreme Court Elections

2 months ago by The Marshall Project

A Nevada state supreme court candidate was one of very few nationwide to run on a message of reform. Most campaigns leaned on “tough on crime” strategy ...

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U.S. Supreme Court justice orders Pa. counties to separate, but ...

2 months ago by TribLIVE

PHILADELPHIA — In a move that could signal the U.S. Supreme Court is one step closer to intervening in a fight over Pennsylvania's grace-period for ...

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Opinion: LGBTQ rights may be safe at the Supreme Court -- for now ...

2 months ago by CNN

After the confirmation of Justice Amy Coney Barrett and antagonistic comments from Justices Samuel Alito and Clarence Thomas about marriage equality, ...

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Supreme Court Justice Alito Orders Pennsylvania Mail-In Ballots ...

2 months ago by CBS Philly

The order came Friday night in response to a plea from the state Republican Party as Democrat Joe Biden inched ahead of President Donald Trump in ...

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Supreme Court orders separate count of late-arriving Pa. ballots ...

2 months ago by The Hill

The Supreme Court on Friday ordered Pennsylvania election boards to separately count mail ballots that arrived after Election Day, while rejecting a GOP ...

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Pennsylvania Republicans seek Supreme Court order to keep later ...

2 months ago by SCOTUSblog

Claiming that it “is currently unclear whether all 67 county boards of elections” in Pennsylvania are following instructions to segregate mail-in ballots that arrive ...

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Pennsylvania Republicans win Supreme Court order to enforce ...

2 months ago by Politico

Republicans in Pennsylvania won an order from the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday evening requiring local officials to separate out late-arriving ballots until the ...

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U.S. Supreme Court to rule on Trump bid to conceal his financial ...

6 months ago by Reuters

The U.S. Supreme Court is due on Thursday to rule on whether Democratic-led congressional committees and a New York City prosecutor can get hold of ...

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Supreme Court to Decide if Trump Can Block Release of Tax Records

6 months ago by The New York Times

Around 10 a.m. Thursday, the justices are set to issue highly anticipated decisions on whether the president's accountants and bankers must disclose ...

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Death by a Thousand Cuts? Supreme Court Finds Government Debt ...

6 months ago by JD Supra

On July 6, 2020, the United States Supreme Court affirmed a ruling by the Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, which found that an exception allowing ...

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US Supreme Court to rule on Trump tax returns

6 months ago by BBC News

The court will test claims from President Trump's lawyers he enjoys total immunity while in office.

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INSIGHT: Supreme Court LGBT Ruling Leaves Sports Transgender ...

6 months ago by Bloomberg Law

Despite the fact that Title IX, which covers sports litigation, contains language very similar to that in Title VII of the Civil Rights Act prohibiting sex discrimination, ...

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In win for Trump, Supreme Court allows plan for religious limits to ...

6 months ago by NBC News

The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday cleared the way for the Trump administration to give the nation's employers more leeway in refusing to provide free birth ...

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Statement from the Press Secretary Regarding Supreme Court ...

6 months ago by Whitehouse.gov

Today's Supreme Court ruling is a big win for religious freedom and freedom of conscience. Almost a decade ago, the Obama administration attempted to forc.

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Supreme Court Upholds Constitutionality of the TCPA | Ad Law Access

6 months ago by Ad Law Access

On July 6, 2020, in a 7-2 decision, the Supreme Court upheld the constitutionality of the TCPA, but severed as unconstitutional the government debt.

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EFF To Supreme Court: Violating Terms of Service Isn't a Crime ...

6 months ago by EFF

Washington, D.C.—The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) and leading cybersecurity experts today urged the Supreme Court to rein in the scope of the ...

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Supreme Court ruling on birth control has some 'terrified' about ...

6 months ago by NBC News

Reproductive rights advocates fear the ruling will disproportionately impact marginalized students who already have trouble obtaining contraceptive care.

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Supreme Court: Some employers can refuse to offer free birth control

6 months ago by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The Supreme Court is siding with the Trump administration in its effort to allow more employers to opt out of providing no-cost birth control to women as required ...

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Supreme Court allows Trump to exempt employers from Obamacare ...

6 months ago by ABC News

The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled 7-2 upholding President Donald Trump's move to let more employers opt-out of the Affordable Care Act mandate ...

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Supreme Court Lets Employers Opt Out of Birth Control Coverage

6 months ago by The New York Times

The justices upheld regulations from the Trump administration that allowed employers with religious objections to decline to provide contraception coverage.

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Supreme Court strengthens religious protection from discrimination ...

6 months ago by NBC News

The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday strengthened legal protections that shield religious institutions from job discrimination lawsuits.

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Supreme Court affirms 'ministerial exception' that protects religious ...

6 months ago by Washington Post

The court ruled 7-2 that two teachers at Catholic schools in California could not contest their firings in federal court. One alleged age discrimination; the other ...

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SCOTUS: Here are the 3 Supreme Court cases the justices have yet ...

6 months ago by CNN

The Supreme Court is ending its term unusually late this year, with decisions in three cases still under wraps days after the justices would have typically cleared ...

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Supreme Court Undercuts Access To Birth Control Under Obamacare

6 months ago by NPR

The opinion upheld a Trump administration rule that significantly cut back on the Affordable Care Act requirement that insurers provide free birth control ...

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Supreme Court Undercuts Access To Birth Control Under Obamacare
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Supreme Court Lets Employers Opt Out of Providing Free Birth Control

6 months ago by The New York Times

The justices upheld regulations from the Trump administration that allowed employers with religious objections to decline to provide contraception coverage.

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Supreme Court says Trump can weaken Obamacare contraceptive ...

6 months ago by CNN

The Supreme Court on Wednesday cleared the way for the Trump administration to expand exemptions for employers who have religious or moral objections to ...

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Supreme Court Blesses Trump Rule Curtailing Obamacare's ...

6 months ago by Law.com

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg joined by Justice Sonia Sotomayor said in dissent: Today for the first time the court casts totally aside countervailing rights and ...

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Despite the supreme court abortion ruling, John Roberts has not ...

6 months ago by The Guardian

The chief justice tipped the balance against new abortion restrictions but his objections were about procedure, not principle.

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Trump hoping for Supreme Court vacancy as way to boost a flagging ...

6 months ago by CNN

As the Supreme Court hands his administration successive defeats at the same time his political standing craters, President Donald Trump has begun to raise ...

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Supreme Court's abortion ruling raises stakes for election

6 months ago by ABC News

Supporters of abortion rights were elated, and foes of abortion dismayed, after the Supreme Court issued its first major abortion ruling since President Donald ...

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Supreme Court Declines a Case; Federal Executions Can Restart

6 months ago by The New York Times

The move clears the way for the executions of four men in the coming months after a 17-year gap during which no inmate on death row for federal crimes was ...

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Supreme Court Allows Federal Executions to Proceed

6 months ago by Wall Street Journal

The Supreme Court declined Monday to stop the Trump administration from executing four inmates starting in July under Attorney General William Barr's push to ...

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'Bitter Disappointment': Conservatives Seize on Supreme Court ...

6 months ago by Law.com

Legal conservatives point to recent rulings on DACA LGBTQ rights and abortion to argue that despite President Trump's best efforts not enough has been done ...

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The Supreme Court Stopped Anti-Abortion Momentum. For Now.

6 months ago by The New York Times

The movement has a long pipeline of new cases that, if taken up by the Supreme Court, could present a more direct challenge to Roe v. Wade.

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Statement from the Press Secretary Regarding Today's Supreme ...

6 months ago by Whitehouse.gov (press release)

In an unfortunate ruling today, the Supreme Court devalued both the health of mothers and the lives of unborn children by gutting Louisiana's policy that r.

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Supreme Court declines to take up border wall case - CNNPolitics

6 months ago by CNN

The Supreme Court declined to take up a case Monday over the use of waivers by the Department of Homeland Security to speed up the construction of barriers ...

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Roberts Is Key Vote, as US Supreme Court Blocks Louisiana ...

6 months ago by Law.com

The result in this case is controlled by our decision four years ago invalidating a nearly identical Texas law wrote Chief Justice John Roberts Jr. in his ...

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Supreme Court makes it easier for president to fire CFPB head

6 months ago by NBC News

The Supreme Court on Monday made it easier for the president to fire the head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.

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Supreme Court, in 5-4 ruling, strikes down restrictive Louisiana ...

6 months ago by NBC News

The Supreme Court ruled Monday that Louisiana's tough restriction on abortion violates the Constitution, a surprising victory for abortion rights advocates from ...

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Abortion foes vent disappointment after Supreme Court ruling

6 months ago by The Denver Post

Abortion opponents vented their disappointment and fury on Monday after the Supreme Court issued a 5-4 decision to strike down a Louisiana law that would ...

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John Roberts shatters expectations for the Supreme Court ...

6 months ago by CNN

Chief Justice John Roberts has shattered societal and political expectations of the conservative Supreme Court and thrust it -- and his stewardship -- to the ...

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Supreme Court strikes down Louisiana abortion law

6 months ago by Texas Tribune

The U.S. Supreme Court struck down a Louisiana law Monday that would have curtailed access to abortions in the state. It was nearly identical to a measure the ...

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Supreme Court makes it easier for president to fire consumer ...

6 months ago by Washington Post

The Supreme Court on Monday made it easier for the president to get rid of the director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, but allowed the watchdog ...

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Louisiana Abortion Law Struck Down by Supreme Court

6 months ago by The New York Times

The case, over a state law requiring doctors performing abortions to have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals, is the first abortion ruling since two Trump ...

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Supreme Court hands down major decision reaffirming abortion ...

6 months ago by ABC News

The Supreme Court announced its ruling on the Louisiana abortion case June Medical Services v. Russo.

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Supreme Court gives president more control over Consumer ...

6 months ago by ABC News

The Supreme Court on Monday dealt a blow to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau as conceived by President Barack Obama and Sen. Elizabeth ...

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Supreme Court Protects Abortion Rights, Defies Trump

6 months ago by The Atlantic

Trump promised to appoint justices who would “automatically” overturn Roe v. Wade. The chief justice just made sure that won't happen before the 2020 ...

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Supreme Court rules a consumer regulator's structure unconstitutional

6 months ago by Washington Post

The Supreme Court on Monday said the structure of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau violates the Constitution, but allowed the watchdog agency ...

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Trump can fire director of consumer agency at will, Supreme Court ...

6 months ago by CNN

The Supreme Court limited the independence of a watchdog agency that was created to combat unfair and deceptive practices against consumers in the wake of ...

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CFPB: Supreme Court rules Trump can fire director of consumer ...

6 months ago by CNN

The Supreme Court on Monday ruled to limit the independence of a watchdog agency that was created to combat unfair and deceptive practices against ...

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Supreme Court Lifts Limits on Trump's Power to Fire Consumer ...

6 months ago by The New York Times

The case concerning the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau was part of a politically charged battle over presidential authority.

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Supreme Court Gives President Power To Fire Key Independent ...

6 months ago by NPR

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Monday that the president can fire at will the head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the independent agency ...

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Supreme Court strikes down Louisiana law on abortion clinic ...

6 months ago by Fox News

The Supreme Court on Monday ruled that a Louisiana law requiring that individuals who perform abortions at clinics have admitting privileges in a nearby ...

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Federal Executions Can Restart After Supreme Court Rejects an ...

6 months ago by The New York Times

The move clears the way for the executions of four men in the coming months after a 17-year gap during which no inmate on death row for federal crimes was ...

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Federal Executions Can Restart After Supreme Court Rejects an ...
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Supreme Court: John Roberts sides with liberals to block ...

6 months ago by CNN

Chief Justice John Roberts sided with the liberal justices on the Supreme Court on Monday to block a controversial Louisiana abortion law that critics said would ...

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Supreme Court rejects death row inmates' appeal to stop federal ...

6 months ago by CNBC

The Supreme Court said on Monday that it will not hear an appeal brought by death row inmates seeking to block a lower court order allowing the Trump ...

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Federal Executions Can Restart After Supreme Court Declines a Case

6 months ago by The New York Times

The move clears the way for the executions of four men in the coming months after a 17-year gap during which no inmate on death row for federal crimes was ...

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Supreme Court clears way for federal executions to resume

6 months ago by USA TODAY

Attorney General William Barr announced last year the federal government would conduct its first executions since 2003 using the drug pentobarbital.

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Supreme Court hands down major decision reaffirming abortion rights

6 months ago by ABC News

The Supreme Court announced its ruling on the Louisiana abortion case June Medical Services v. Russo.

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Supreme Court strikes down restrictive Louisiana abortion law that ...

6 months ago by Washington Post

Chief Justice John Roberts joined the court's liberal justices in the ruling.

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Supreme Court strikes down Louisiana abortion clinic law

6 months ago by The Denver Post

The Supreme Court on Monday struck down a Louisiana law regulating abortion clinics, reasserting a commitment to abortion rights over fierce opposition from ...

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Supreme Court won't hear challenge to new federal death penalty ...

6 months ago by Washington Post

Trump administration wants to resume federal executions after 17-year hiatus.

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John Roberts sides with liberals on Supreme Court to block ...

6 months ago by CNN

Chief Justice John Roberts sided with the liberal justices on the Supreme Court on Monday to block a controversial Louisiana abortion law that critics said would ...

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Supreme Court Hands Abortion-Rights Advocates A Victory In ...

6 months ago by NPR

Chief Justice John Roberts joined the court's four liberals, citing the court's adherence to precedent, to invalidate a law that required abortion providers to have ...

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Supreme Court Strikes Down Louisiana Abortion Restrictions

6 months ago by The New York Times

The case, over a state law requiring doctors performing abortions to have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals, is the first abortion ruling since two Trump ...

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Legal experts: landmark LGBTQ Supreme Court decision based on ...

7 months ago by KARE11.com

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled by a 6-3 vote that federal law prohibiting discrimination in the workplace protects gay, lesbian and transgender employees.

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President Trump says Supreme Court ruling on LGBT workers 'very ...

7 months ago by WTVD-TV

The outcome is expected to have a big impact for the estimated 8.1 million LGBT workers across the country because most states don't protect them from ...

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Supreme Court Refuses To Hear Challenges To Qualified Immunity ...

7 months ago by Forbes

The Supreme Court won't reconsider decisions that shielded Idaho police who bombarded an innocent mom's home with teargas grenades and a Georgia ...

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Conservative Christians See 'Seismic Implications' in Supreme ...

7 months ago by The New York Times

A ruling that protects the rights of gay and transgender workers could impact how conservative groups operate their own institutions.

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A momentous ruling: Supreme Court says gay, transgender workers ...

7 months ago by The Boston Globe

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Monday that a landmark civil rights law protects gay, lesbian and transgender people from discrimination in ...

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U.S. Supreme Court rejects Trump administration challenge to ...

7 months ago by San Francisco Chronicle

The Supreme Court rejected a Trump administration challenge Monday to California's sanctuary law that restricts law enforcement cooperation with federal ...

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What the Supreme Court discrimination ruling means — and doesn't ...

7 months ago by Washington Post

The court ruled that federal anti-discrimination rules apply to LGBTQ employees. Can it affect other issues?

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Supreme Court Shelves Second Amendment Cases — For Now

7 months ago by WAMU 88.5

By declining to hear the appeals, the justices leave intact state gun laws in Maryland, Massachusetts and California.

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Two conservative justices joined decision expanding LGBTQ rights ...

7 months ago by CNN

Five years after the US Supreme Court declared a fundamental right for same-sex couples to marry, the justices produced another landmark for the gay rights ...

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With LGBT ruling, Supreme Court hands liberals a surprise victory

7 months ago by Politico

LGBT rights advocates triumphed at the Supreme Court Monday, winning a sweeping decision from the justices that protects gay, lesbian and transgender ...

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Christian conservatives rattled after Supreme Court rules against ...

7 months ago by Washington Post

The justices did not settle questions about religious freedom that are likely to come up in future cases.

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Supreme Court, despite conservatism, keeps expanding gay rights ...

7 months ago by CNN

Five years after the US Supreme Court declared a fundamental right for same-sex couples to marry, the justices produced another landmark for the gay rights ...

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Supreme Court says gay, transgender workers protected by federal ...

7 months ago by Washington Post

The ruling said Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, which prohibits discrimination “because of sex,” includes LGBTQ employees.

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Supreme Court Won't Hear Case on California Sanctuary Law

7 months ago by The New York Times

The case concerned a state law that limits cooperation with agents seeking to detain immigrants released from state custody.

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California 'sanctuary' law won't face Supreme Court review

7 months ago by Politico

The high court on Monday turned down the Justice Department's request to review a federal appeals court decision that largely upheld three laws.

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Two Supreme Court jaw droppers: The LGBTQ decision and you ...

7 months ago by NBC News

The majority opinion in the Supreme Court's gay rights case was written by President Donald Trump's first Supreme Court appointee — Neil Gorsuch.

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US Supreme Court backs protection for LGBT workers

7 months ago by BBC News

Watershed moment for LGBT rights in US as Supreme Court rules workplace law protects gay and transgender employees.

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Supreme Court bans LGBT employment discrimination

7 months ago by ABC News

Supreme Court issues sweeping decision upholding discrimination protections for LGBT Americans in the workplace.

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Supreme Court again declines to take up Second Amendment cases ...

7 months ago by CNN

The Supreme Court declined on Monday to take up several cases regarding the scope of the Second Amendment.

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Supreme Court refuses to reconsider immunity that shields police ...

7 months ago by Washington Post

Justice Thomas dissents, expressing “strong doubts” about how the court handles qualified immunity cases.

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U.S. Supreme Court rules LGBT people are protected from job ...

7 months ago by The Colorado Sun

By Mark Sherman, The Associated Press. WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court ruled Monday that a landmark civil rights law protects LGBT people from ...

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Federal Law Protects LGBT Workers From Discrimination, Supreme ...

7 months ago by Forbes

Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 also applies to sexual orientation discrimination, the Supreme Court ruled.

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U.S. Supreme Court endorses gay, transgender worker protections

7 months ago by Reuters

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday delivered a watershed victory for LGBT rights, ruling that a landmark federal law forbidding workplace discrimination ...

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Immigration: Supreme Court won't hear California sanctuary law ...

7 months ago by CNN

The Supreme Court on Monday left in place a lower court opinion upholding one of California's so-called sanctuary laws that limits cooperation between law ...

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Supreme Court says gay, transgender workers are protected by ...

7 months ago by Washington Post

The ruling said Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, which prohibits discrimination “because of sex,” includes LGBTQ employees.

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Supreme Court passes up challenges from gun groups on laws they ...

7 months ago by Washington Post

The most conservative justices have complained their colleagues are slow to review gun control laws.

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Supreme Court turns aside Justice Department, won't hear ...

7 months ago by NBC News

The U.S. Supreme Court said Monday it will not take up a California legal battle over whether local governments can declare themselves sanctuary cities.

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Supreme Court says federal law protects LGBTQ workers from ...

7 months ago by CNN

Federal civil rights law protects gay, lesbian and transgender workers, the Supreme Court ruled Monday.

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Civil Rights Law Protects L.G.B.T. Workers, Supreme Court Rules

7 months ago by The New York Times

The court said the language of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, which prohibits sex discrimination, applies to discrimination based on sexual orientation and ...

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Supreme Court Will Not Reexamine Doctrine That Shields Police In ...

7 months ago by NPR

Justice Clarence Thomas dissents, saying the "qualified immunity doctrine appears to stray from the statutory text."

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Supreme Court makes historic ruling on LGBT employment ...

7 months ago by ABC News

The Supreme Court issued its opinion on Bostock v Clayton County, about LGBT employment discrimination.

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Supreme Court Delivers Major Victory To LGBTQ Employees

7 months ago by NPR

The Supreme Court says the federal ban on discrimination "based on sex" also applies to gay, lesbian, and transgender employees.

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Supreme Court: Will Trump win or lose? With John Roberts, possibly ...

8 months ago by CNN International

Chief Justice John Roberts rebuffed legal arguments on Tuesday that would totally shield President Donald Trump from subpoenas yet voiced enough ...

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U.S. Supreme Court to hear presidential Electoral College dispute

8 months ago by Reuters

The Supreme Court is set on Wednesday to consider a dispute involving whether "electors" in the complex Electoral College system that decides the winner of ...

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Will the Supreme Court Let Trump Hide His Tax Returns?

8 months ago by The New York Times

In a bid to keep his tax and financial records secret, the president's lawyers tell the justices that he is beyond the reach of Congress and prosecutors.

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Supreme Court Considers Pivotal Electoral College Case

8 months ago by NPR

At issue is whether states have the power to remove or fine so-called faithless electors. The case could affect not only the 2020 election but all future presidential ...

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'Faithless elector': Supreme Court hears cases that could change ...

8 months ago by NBCNews.com

The Supreme Court on Wednesday takes up a "faithless elector" challenge to the system America uses to choose its president, a sleeper case that could allow ...

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Supreme Court Hears Trump Lawyers' Appeal to Stop Handover of ...

8 months ago by Wall Street Journal

President Trump's lawyers asked the Supreme Court to quash congressional and criminal subpoenas seeking financial records from his bankers and ...

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Supreme Court can finally tell Trump he's not above the law - CNN

8 months ago by CNN

Jennifer Rodgers writes that she expects that the Supreme Court Justices will reject, perhaps even unanimously, Trump's assertion that he is absolutely immune ...

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Aimee Stephens: Transgender woman at center of blockbuster ...

8 months ago by CNN

Aimee Stephens, the transgender woman at the center of the Supreme Court's blockbuster case concerning whether LGBTQ workers are covered by federal ...

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Will This Woman Rest In Peace? That's Up To The Supreme Court

8 months ago by Forbes

A ruling on transgender employment discrimination is expected any day at the U.S. Supreme Court, but too late for plaintiff Aimee Stephens to see it.

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Aimee Stephens, Transgender Plaintiff in Supreme Court Case, Dies ...

8 months ago by The New York Times

Ms. Stephens, who was fired from her job in 2013 after she announced to her colleagues in a letter that she would begin living as a woman, won her case in the ...

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Aimee Stephens, Transgender Plaintiff in Supreme Court Case, Dies ...
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Transgender woman whose civil rights case is before Supreme ...

8 months ago by USA TODAY

Aimee Stephens, who said she was fired by a funeral home because she was transgender, was awaiting a Supreme Court decision on her case.

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Supreme Court appears likely to reject Trump claim of immunity

8 months ago by syracuse.com

The court, which includes six justices age 65 or older, has been meeting by phone because of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Supreme Court appears likely to reject Trump's immunity claim

8 months ago by Lewiston Sun Journal

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Tuesday appeared likely to reject President Trump's claim that he is immune from criminal investigation while in office.

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'We All Know It's About the President': Trump Finds Defenders at ...

8 months ago by Law.com

Lawyers for the U.S. House and Manhattan district attorney pressed arguments that a ruling for Trump would burden oversight and investigatory powers of the ...

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Divided US Supreme Court wraps up arguments on Trump financial records

8 months ago by Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Supreme Court justices on Tuesday appeared divided over President Donald Trump's bid to prevent Democratic-led congressional panels from obtaining his financial records but seemed more sympathetic toward a New York ...

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Will Supreme Court Bail Out Trump In Subpoenas For Financial ...

8 months ago by NPR

The cases before the court involved subpoenas for some of Donald Trump's pre-presidential financial records — and the arguments heard Tuesday set the stage ...

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Supreme Court: Takeaways from the historic arguments over ...

8 months ago by CNN

The Supreme Court arguments on Tuesday, held over telephone and broadcast live, over subpoenas of President Donald Trump's financial records were indeed ...

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U.S. Supreme Court wary of presidential 'harassment' in Trump ...

8 months ago by Reuters

In a major showdown over presidential powers, U.S. Supreme Court justices on Tuesday appeared divided over President Donald Trump's bid to prevent ...

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Supreme Court appears headed for a split decision on Trump taxes ...

8 months ago by NBC News

The Supreme Court on Tuesday seemed prepared to rule that Congress went too far in seeking broad access to President Donald Trump's personal financial ...

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Divided U.S. Supreme Court wraps up arguments on Trump ...

8 months ago by Reuters

U.S. Supreme Court justices on Tuesday appeared divided over President Donald Trump's bid to prevent Democratic-led congressional panels from obtaining ...

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Religious Freedom Demands That Women Be Denied Birth Control ...

8 months ago by The Intercept

Trump's rules would allow nearly any employer to deny birth control coverage, a costly imposition as the nation heads into a coronavirus-induced recession.

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Supreme Court justices raise concern about 'harassment' by ...

8 months ago by ABC News

A divided Supreme Court on Tuesday wrestled with the legality of sweeping subpoenas for President Trump's personal financial records.

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Supreme Court divided over Trump tax, bank records

8 months ago by Minneapolis Star Tribune

The Supreme Court on Tuesday appeared likely to reject President Donald Trump's claim that he is immune from criminal investigation while in office. But the ...

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In Cases On Trump Financial Records, Supreme Court Weighs ...

8 months ago by NPR

Both cases involve subpoenas for some of Donald Trump's pre-presidential financial records — and the arguments heard Tuesday set the stage for a ...

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Supreme Court Hears Arguments on Releasing Trump's Tax Returns

8 months ago by The New York Times

In a lively oral argument via teleconference, the first of the day, the justices considered history and the separation of powers in weighing whether to allow ...

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Supreme Court Hears Cases Involving Trump's Taxes, Financial ...

8 months ago by NPR

How the court decides these cases could dramatically change the balance of power among the three branches of government, shifting America's system of ...

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A listener's guide to the Supreme Court battle over Trump's tax ...

8 months ago by Washington Post

The Supreme Court on Tuesday takes up a set of high-pitched and politically volatile legal battles involving President Trump's effort to shield his tax returns and ...

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Supreme Court grills both sides in landmark battle over President ...

8 months ago by USA TODAY

The dramatic oral arguments may lead to landmark rulings on a president's immunity from investigation while in office and Congress' oversight powers.

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Supreme Court to hear clash over Trump tax and bank records

8 months ago by Los Angeles Times

Rulings against the president could lead to the campaign season release of personal financial information that Trump has kept shielded.

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Listen: Supreme Court Hears Cases Involving Trump's Taxes ...

8 months ago by NPR

How the court decides these cases could dramatically change the balance of power among the three branches of government, shifting America's system of ...

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Donald Trump's taxes at the center of historic Supreme Court ...

8 months ago by CNN

The Supreme Court is considering Tuesday whether the House of Representatives and a New York prosecutor can subpoena President Donald Trump's ...

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How to listen to today's Supreme Court arguments - CNNPolitics

8 months ago by CNN

The Supreme Court is continuing to hold oral arguments via teleconference due to the coronavirus pandemic. And in a historic first, it's also allowing oral ...

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Supreme Court Hears Arguments On LGBTQ Employment Rights Case

1 year ago by NPR

Outside the Supreme Court this morning, the atmosphere veered from festive to fraught ahead of arguments in a major LGBTQ case. Hundreds of demonstrators with rainbow flags as well as dozens of TV crews found themselves suddenly herded away by ...

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Supreme Court to Hear Cases on Bias Against Gay and Transgender Workers

1 year ago by The New York Times

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court will hear arguments on Tuesday on whether a landmark civil rights law protects gay and transgender people from workplace discrimination. The court has not heard a gay rights case since the retirement last year of ...

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9 Landmark Supreme Court Cases That Shaped LGBTQ Rights in America

1 year ago by TIME

And just as advocates fought their battle American culture, they also did so in the courts, including the U.S. Supreme Court. Over the last half a century, the court first denied and then affirmed that LGBTQ people have the right to consensual sex, and then the ...

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US Supreme Court arguments on gay, transgender rights coincide with widening culture wars overseas

1 year ago by Washington Post

After U.S. representatives abroad voiced concern over a number of global anti-LGBTQ moves this year, two Supreme Court cases could bring the debate over gay and transgender rights home in the coming weeks. On Tuesday, the Supreme Court took on a ...

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Why the Supreme Court case on LGBT worker protections will be pivotal

1 year ago by Washington Post

Hundreds of people filled the streets outside the Supreme Court on Tuesday to share their views on an issue that could have significant ramifications on the lives of LGBT Americans in the workplace. The case, considered one of the most consequential of the ...

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Why the Supreme Court case on LGBT worker protections will be pivotal
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Supreme Court Considers Whether Civil Rights Act Protects LGBT Workers

1 year ago by The New York Times

WASHINGTON — In a pair of exceptionally hard-fought arguments on Tuesday, the Supreme Court struggled to decide whether a landmark 1964 civil rights law bars employment discrimination based on sexual orientation and transgender status.

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For LGBTQ rights, it's a new Supreme Court

1 year ago by CNN

Washington (CNN) For nearly a quarter century, the US Supreme Court has set down constitutional protections for gay men and lesbians, a trend that reached a dramatic high point in its 2015 decision declaring a right to same-sex marriage. The nine justices ...

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Supreme Court considering whether gay, transgender workers are protected by federal law

1 year ago by Washington Post

The Supreme Court began considering Tuesday whether federal discrimination laws protect gay and transgender workers in one of its most consequential issues of the term. The issue for the court is the reach of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, which, ...

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Showdown Over LGBTQ Employment Rights Hits Supreme Court

1 year ago by NPR

At the U.S. Supreme Court, the long-awaited showdown over the rights of LGBTQ employees is center stage. On Tuesday, the justices hear a set of cases testing whether the federal law that bars sex discrimination in employment applies to LGBTQ employees.

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Showdown Over LGBTQ Employment Rights Hits Supreme Court
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Supreme Court Considers Whether LGBT Workers Are Protected by the Civil Rights Act

1 year ago by The New York Times

WASHINGTON — In a pair of exceptionally hard-fought arguments on Tuesday, the Supreme Court considered a host of flash points in the culture wars — including sports, dress codes, religious objections to same-sex couples and, especially, bathrooms — in ...

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Supreme Court appears divided over LGBTQ job discrimination

1 year ago by NBCNews.com

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court appeared to be closely divided after hearing two hours of courtroom arguments Tuesday on one of the most important issues of the term: whether existing federal law forbids job discrimination on the basis of sexual ...

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Supreme Court appears divided over LGBTQ job discrimination
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Justice Gorsuch emerges as an unlikely swing vote in the LGBTQ discrimination cases

1 year ago by Vox

At least, that was the impression that emerged after arguments in three cases the Supreme Court heard on Tuesday, where Gorsuch appeared to be the swing vote. Two of those cases, Altitude Express Inc. v. Zarda and Bostock v. Clayton County, ask whether ...

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Justice Gorsuch emerges as an unlikely swing vote in the LGBTQ discrimination cases
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Brett Kavanaugh Asked Just One Question During His First Big LGBTQ Case On The Supreme Court

1 year ago by BuzzFeed News

WASHINGTON — In the first major LGBTQ rights case to reach the US Supreme Court since he became a justice last year, Justice Brett Kavanaugh gave little away during arguments on Tuesday, asking only one question. The court heard two cases about ...

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Brett Kavanaugh Asked Just One Question During His First Big LGBTQ Case On The Supreme Court
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Supreme Court is divided over gay, transgender job bias in civil rights case to be decided during 2020 election

1 year ago by USA TODAY

WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court appeared deeply divided Tuesday on a major civil rights question: whether gay and transgender people are covered by a federal law barring employment discrimination on the basis of sex. The court's rulings in three ...

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Supreme Court is divided over gay, transgender job bias in civil rights case to be decided during 2020 election
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Trump nominees could play pivotal role as Supreme Court decides on protections for gay, transgender workers

1 year ago by Washington Post

The Supreme Court appeared divided Tuesday about whether federal discrimination laws protect gay and transgender workers, and President Trump's appointments to the court could play the pivotal roles in deciding the outcome. The issue, one of the most ...

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Trump nominees could play pivotal role as Supreme Court decides on protections for gay, transgender workers
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Supreme Court appears split as it weighs 2 landmark cases on LGBTQ rights

1 year ago by CBS News

A seemingly divided Supreme Court on Tuesday heard highly anticipated cases on whether federal civil rights law should apply to LGBTQ people, with Chief Justice John Roberts questioning how doing so would affect employers. In the first of two cases, the ...

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Supreme Court appears split as it weighs 2 landmark cases on LGBTQ rights
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How the LGBTQ rights cases before the Supreme Court affect all Americans

1 year ago by Vox

The Supreme Court hears oral arguments on Tuesday in three cases that could decimate legal protections for LGBTQ workers in America. The cases, Altitude Express Inc. v. Zarda, Bostock v. Clayton County, and R.G. & G.R. Harris Funeral Homes Inc. v.

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US Supreme Court hears major LGBT rights cases

1 year ago by BBC News

The US Supreme Court is considering whether civil rights law that bars workplace discrimination applies to gay and transgender workers. It is hearing two cases on alleged discrimination of gay men by employers, and a third involving transgender ...

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