Breyer retirement throws curveball into midterms

Breyer retirement throws curveball into midterms

This post was originally published on this siteSupreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer’s upcoming retirement is throwing a curveball into both parties’ midterm plans, injecting a highly partisan issue into an already combustible election cycle.Supreme Court nominations have been the subjects of…

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Stephen Breyer Retires From Supreme Court

Stephen Breyer Retires From Supreme Court

This post was originally published on this siteThe vacancy will give President Biden his first chance to name a new justice. He has promised to nominate a Black woman.

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Supreme Court to hear challenge from Sen. Ted Cruz that may undermine campaign finance law

Supreme Court to hear challenge from Sen. Ted Cruz that may undermine campaign finance law

This post was originally published on this siteSen. Cruz, an ex-Supreme Court litigator, is challenging federal campaign finance rules limiting how candidates may loan their campaigns money.     

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How the Supreme Court rules during a pandemic shows what may happen next

How the Supreme Court rules during a pandemic shows what may happen next

This post was originally published on this siteThe Supreme Court revealed how much conservative justices want the federal government out of American life.

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US Supreme Court to hear challenges to COVID vaccine mandates

US Supreme Court to hear challenges to COVID vaccine mandates

This post was originally published on this site The US Supreme Court is to hear challenges on Friday to President Joe Biden’s bid to impose Covid vaccination mandates on millions of American workers. After months of public appeals to hesitant or reluctant Americans to get their shots, Biden turned up...

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The Supreme Court has upheld state and local vaccine mandates. That may not save Biden’s.

The Supreme Court has upheld state and local vaccine mandates. That may not save Biden’s.

This post was originally published on this siteA Supreme Court that has declined to block several types of vaccine mandates is now considering whether to allow the Biden administration to require millions of Americans to get Covid-19 vaccines.

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Federal appeals court to hear Texas abortion case on Jan. 7

Federal appeals court to hear Texas abortion case on Jan. 7

This post was originally published on this siteThe Supreme Court this month declined to block enforcement of the Texas law but allowed abortion providers in the state to proceed with their legal challenge.

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US Supreme Court leans toward public funding of religious schools

US Supreme Court leans toward public funding of religious schools

This post was originally published on this site The US Supreme Court on Wednesday appeared poised to accept that public funds can be used to support families sending their children to religious schools, challenging longstanding principles of separation of church and state. Two evangelical Christian families in the northeastern state...

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Supreme Court to decide whether states can refuse to pay for religious education

Supreme Court to decide whether states can refuse to pay for religious education

This post was originally published on this siteTwo sets of parents are suing Maine over its policy of making tuition money available in areas that don’t have public high schools but not for schools that promote sectarian beliefs.

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