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#SCOTUS

# scotus - Thursday 30 June, 2022

US Supreme Court limits government powers to curb greenhouse gases
# Climate Failure
# Climate Failure

US Supreme Court limits government powers to curb greenhouse gases

Jun 30th 2022, 4:18 PM 11,324 Views 38 Comments

The decision sets back Biden’s hopes of using the EPA to bring down emissions to meet global climate goals.

# scotus - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

US Supreme Court upholds Trump's refugee restrictions in travel ban case
# Travel Ban Upheld
# Travel Ban Upheld

US Supreme Court upholds Trump's refugee restrictions in travel ban case

Sep 13th 2017, 7:05 AM 10,609 Views 40 Comments

The order was not the court’s last word on the travel policy that President Donald Trump first rolled out in January.

# scotus - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Supreme Court blocks last-minute attempt by Arkansas to execute murderer
# Death Penalty
# Death Penalty

Supreme Court blocks last-minute attempt by Arkansas to execute murderer

Apr 18th 2017, 10:37 AM 10,942 Views 24 Comments

Justices declined an appeal from the state’s attorney general to lift a stay barring the execution of Don Davis.

# scotus - Monday 27 June, 2016

Victory for pro-choice movement as US Supreme Court strikes down Texas abortion rules
# SCOTUS
# SCOTUS

Victory for pro-choice movement as US Supreme Court strikes down Texas abortion rules

Jun 27th 2016, 4:01 PM 9,721 Views 170 Comments

The ruling has been made in the most important abortion case in a generation.

# scotus - Monday 29 June, 2015

Gay weddings are the best, here's why
# We Do
From The Daily Edge
# We Do

Gay weddings are the best, here's why

Jun 29th 2015, 1:59 PM 7,456 Views 3 Comments

I now pronounce you…

# scotus - Friday 26 June, 2015

14 of the best reactions to the US marriage equality decision
# Love Wins
From The Daily Edge
# Love Wins

14 of the best reactions to the US marriage equality decision

Jun 26th 2015, 3:51 PM 4,450 Views 2 Comments

Same-sex marriage is now legal across the whole of the US.

# scotus - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

America will let this Muslim prisoner grow a beard
# SCOTUS
# SCOTUS

America will let this Muslim prisoner grow a beard

Jan 20th 2015, 6:38 PM 10,524 Views 18 Comments

The nine justices acknowledged the validity of prison officials’ security concerns — that inmates could hide weapons or other contraband inside their whiskers.

# scotus - Saturday 17 January, 2015

In three months, gay marriage could be legal in all 50 US states
# Coast To Coast
# Coast To Coast

In three months, gay marriage could be legal in all 50 US states

Jan 17th 2015, 7:49 AM 7,189 Views 64 Comments

The Supreme Court is being asked if a ban in four states is allowed under the constitution.

# scotus - Monday 5 May, 2014

US Supreme Court divided but the right to pray at Government meetings stays
# Amen
# Amen

US Supreme Court divided but the right to pray at Government meetings stays

May 5th 2014, 6:29 PM 7,232 Views 40 Comments

At issue were town meetings in Greece, New York, where clergy had been invited to offer a prayer, which in the last eight years had been exclusively Christian.