3 hrs ago
One-sentence SCOTUS dissent suggests court should consider issue of secret death-penalty drugs
A one-sentence dissent suggests some U.S. Supreme Court justices are ready to consider the issue of secret suppliers of drugs used to execute prisoners.
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7 hrs ago
Sonia Sotomayor shares rules for living, Monday night at Town Hall
I was the tiniest bit miffed at having to arrive two hours early to last night's appearance of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor at Town Hall Seattle, in the service of having my ragtag messenger bag sniffed by a bomb-detecting dog .
9 hrs ago
Capitol Hill: What Yesterday's Supreme Court Decision Means for Rail Trails
The Supreme Court ruled in favor of a property owner who claimed a right to some of the land in the way of the planned expansion of the Medicine Bow Rail Trial in Wyoming.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Supreme Court rules for landowner disputing US claim to bike-trail right of way
The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled for a Wyoming property owner fighting the federal government's effort to construct a bike trail on abandoned railroad tracks.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor makes the rounds in Portland
PORTLAND, Ore. A supremely important woman made the rounds in Portland on Sunday.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Wall Street Journal
It's Time for Celebrities to Stop Being Humble
It happened again.John Ridley, the writer who nabbed the best-adapted-screenplay Oscar for "12 Years a Slave," said he was "humbled" by the experience.
The Daily Caller
Sessions: Obama's economic plan 'one of the most costly...
JULY 14: Ranking member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Sen. Jeff Sessions , questions Supreme Court nominee Judge Sonia Sotomayor during the second day of her confirmation hearings on Capitol Hill July 14, 2009 in Washington, DC.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Courthouse News Service
Justices Revive $185M Award Against Argentina
Argentina failed to show that a $185 million arbitration ruling for an energy investor tramples the authority of its courts, the Supreme Court ruled Wednesday.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Supreme Court Expands Scope of SOX Whistleblower Rule
Attorneys that represent companies reacted with surprise and criticism to a Supreme Court ruling Tuesday that vastly expanded the scope of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act's whistleblower protections.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
March is Women's History Month! We're worth celebrating
March is Women's History Month and it's imperative that we remember and honor those women who inspire us to follow our dreams and find our voice.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Salt Lake Tribune
Graphic: Same-sex marriage in Utah by county
Utah issued marriage licenses to 1,243 same-sex couples in the 17-day window between U.S. District Judge Robert Shelby's ruling that Amendment 3 was invalid on Dec. 30 and U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor's Jan. 6 stay on the ruling.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
By Catholic News Service DENVER -- The Little Sisters of the Poor religious order has asked the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to extend an injunction A brief filed Feb. 24 with the appeals court in Denver said the injunction is necessary "to prevent the impermissible government pressure" on the order to offer an employee health benefits plan ... (more)
Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor to visit Seattle
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor will be in Seattle next month to talk abour her memoir.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
St. Cloud Times
Justices uphold government's right to freeze assets
A divided Supreme Court ruled 6-3 Tuesday that the government can freeze assets even if they're needed by criminal defendants to hire private attorneys.
At the Supreme Court, a royal mess for ‘King Barack’
Monday morning's Supreme Court argument about the Environmental Protection Agency's authority to regulate greenhouse gases went badly for the Obama administration - so much so that the real question before the justices seemed to be how severe the EPA's loss would be.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
The Miami Herald
Colorado nuns file challenge on birth control
Colorado nuns who persuaded the Supreme Court to temporarily block the national health care law's birth control rules spelled out their objections in detail Monday, filing a 74-page appeal in a Denver federal court.
Supreme Court hears arguments in Clean Air Act case - DOE 'committed' to loan program
SUPREME COURT HEARS ARGUMENTS IN CLEAN AIR ACT CASE: It's climate change day at the Supreme Court, with the nine taking their latest foray into EPA and the interplay between the Clean Air Act and climate change.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Court Denies Notre Dame Injunction Against Contraception Mandate
On Feb. 21, a Chicago-based federal appeals court handed a defeat to the University of Notre Dame on an Obamacare regulation, the HHS contraception mandate.
The Daily Princetonian
Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor '76 discusses service
The University should consider changing its motto to "Princeton in the nation's service, in the service of all nations and in the service of humanity, one person and one act at a time," Sonia Sotomayor '76, associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, told a standing room-only crowd at Richardson Auditorium in a Saturday morning lecture entitled ... (more)