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#US Supreme Court

# us-supreme-court - Last month November 2022

New York judge sets fraud trial date for Donald Trump and three eldest children
# Manhattan
# Manhattan

New York judge sets fraud trial date for Donald Trump and three eldest children

Nov 22nd 2022, 10:44 PM 39,613 Views 9 Comments

It comes as the US Supreme Court cleared the way for his tax returns to be handed over to lawmakers.

# us-supreme-court - This year 2022

Trump asks Supreme Court to intervene over classified documents seized in Mar-a-Lago raid
# US
# US

Trump asks Supreme Court to intervene over classified documents seized in Mar-a-Lago raid

Oct 4th 2022, 11:04 PM 18,083 Views 18 Comments

A US court last month allowed the Justice Department to resume its use of the documents as part of its ongoing criminal investigation.

Kansas voters protect abortion rights in post-Roe v Wade referendum
# Abortion Rights
# Abortion Rights

Kansas voters protect abortion rights in post-Roe v Wade referendum

Aug 3rd 2022, 9:51 AM 17,084 Views 16 Comments

The referendum was the first test of US voter sentiment about abortion rights since the Supreme Court overturned Roe v Wade in June.

US Justice Department sues Idaho over near-total abortion ban set to take effect this month
# Roe V Wade
# Roe V Wade

US Justice Department sues Idaho over near-total abortion ban set to take effect this month

Aug 2nd 2022, 9:19 PM 11,119 Views 5 Comments

It is the Biden administration’s first litigation since the US Supreme Court overturned the 1973 Roe V Wade ruling in June.

US House passes bill to protect same-sex marriage from Supreme Court
# DC
# DC

US House passes bill to protect same-sex marriage from Supreme Court

Jul 20th 2022, 7:45 AM 15,171 Views 15 Comments

47 Republican lawmakers joined Democrats in voting for the bill.

Police arrest 17 US politicians at abortion rights protest outside Supreme Court
# Roe V Wade
# Roe V Wade

Police arrest 17 US politicians at abortion rights protest outside Supreme Court

Jul 19th 2022, 9:42 PM 23,496 Views 22 Comments

Footage from the protest showed Ocasio-Cortez, Omar and others being led away, not in handcuffs, and waving to supporters.

Joe Biden says US Supreme Court is 'out of control' before signing order on abortion access
# Abortion Rights
# Abortion Rights

Joe Biden says US Supreme Court is 'out of control' before signing order on abortion access

Jul 8th 2022, 7:05 PM 28,091 Views 24 Comments

The US President said the fastest way to restore the Roe V Wade ruling is “to pass a national law” codifying it.

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 11,328 Views 38 Comments

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

Joe Biden calls for 'exception' to US Senate rules to protect access to abortion
# Roe V Wade
# Roe V Wade

Joe Biden calls for 'exception' to US Senate rules to protect access to abortion

Jun 30th 2022, 4:03 PM 8,957 Views 22 Comments

Biden described the US Supreme Court’s decision to end the constitutional right to abortion as “destabilising”.

Ketanji Brown Jackson to be sworn in as US Supreme Court justice
# US Supreme Court
# US Supreme Court

Ketanji Brown Jackson to be sworn in as US Supreme Court justice

Jun 30th 2022, 7:15 AM 20,113 Views 15 Comments

Joe Biden’s appointee will fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Stephen Breyer, a veteran of 28 years on the bench.

'A step backward for women's rights': America reacts as Roe v. Wade is overturned
# Abortion
# Abortion

'A step backward for women's rights': America reacts as Roe v. Wade is overturned

Updated Jun 24th 2022, 6:06 PM 30,863 Views 50 Comments

The decision has been met with mixed reaction from civilians, lawmakers and politicians on either side of the political divide.

As it happened: US faces historic abortion change as Roe v. Wade overturned by Supreme Court
Live Jun 24th 2022, 5:15 PM

As it happened: US faces historic abortion change as Roe v. Wade overturned by Supreme Court

The US Supreme Court has overturned Roe v. Wade: Here's what the impact will be
# Explainer
# Explainer

The US Supreme Court has overturned Roe v. Wade: Here's what the impact will be

Jun 24th 2022, 4:32 PM 20,850 Views 20 Comments

Concerns about Roe v. Wade were first raised after a draft Supreme Court opinion was leaked.

'My body my choice': Thousands rally across US for abortion rights
# Abortion Rights
# Abortion Rights

'My body my choice': Thousands rally across US for abortion rights

May 14th 2022, 10:30 PM 14,656 Views 45 Comments

Thousands also rallied in Texas and Kentucky, and more protests were planned in other major cities as well as at hundreds of smaller events across the country.

Lawyer who argued landmark US abortion case outraged over possible reversal
# Roe V Wade
# Roe V Wade

Lawyer who argued landmark US abortion case outraged over possible reversal

May 13th 2022, 8:06 AM 9,013 Views 42 Comments

Linda Coffee is the last living member of the legal team who won the case in 1973.

Roe v Wade: What would change if the landmark abortion case was overturned by the US Supreme Court?
# Roe V Wade
# Roe V Wade

Roe v Wade: What would change if the landmark abortion case was overturned by the US Supreme Court?

May 3rd 2022, 1:57 PM 13,091 Views 31 Comments

If the case was overturned, 24 States are set to restrict abortion access.

Roe v Wade: What you need to know about the 1973 case that enshrined US abortion rights
# Explainer
# Explainer

Roe v Wade: What you need to know about the 1973 case that enshrined US abortion rights

May 3rd 2022, 8:39 AM 13,059 Views 64 Comments

Jane Roe – a pseudonym for Norma McCorvey – sued the Dallas Attorney General, Henry Wade.

US Senate confirms Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court
# Supreme Court
# Supreme Court

US Senate confirms Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court

Apr 7th 2022, 8:10 PM 18,039 Views 36 Comments

Jackson is the first Black woman ever to serve on the Supreme Court.

Larry Donnelly: Republicans are reviving the culture wars ahead of the US midterm elections
# US Politics
# US Politics

Larry Donnelly: Republicans are reviving the culture wars ahead of the US midterm elections

Apr 2nd 2022, 7:30 PM 16,406 Views 13 Comments

Our columnist says Republicans in the US are agitating around the culture wars to energise their base ahead of the US midterms in November.

US Supreme Court reinstates death sentence for man who bombed Boston Marathon
# Boston Bombings
# Boston Bombings

US Supreme Court reinstates death sentence for man who bombed Boston Marathon

Mar 4th 2022, 4:29 PM 13,769 Views 0 Comments

The justices agreed that a federal appeals court was wrong to throw out the sentence of death a jury imposed on Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

Biden nominates Ketanji Brown Jackson to US Supreme Court
# Pending
# Pending

Biden nominates Ketanji Brown Jackson to US Supreme Court

Updated Feb 25th 2022, 8:26 PM 22,023 Views 14 Comments

Her nomination is subject to confirmation by the Senate.

US Supreme Court deals another blow to abortion providers
# Texas Law
# Texas Law

US Supreme Court deals another blow to abortion providers

Jan 20th 2022, 10:52 PM 25,706 Views 30 Comments

The outvoted three liberal justices on the nation’s highest court penned a scathing dissent.

# us-supreme-court - Last year 2021

US Supreme Court asked to review overturning of Bill Cosby’s conviction
# Bill Cosby
# Bill Cosby

US Supreme Court asked to review overturning of Bill Cosby’s conviction

Nov 30th 2021, 7:26 AM 21,613 Views 0 Comments

The entertainer spent nearly three years in prison before the Pennsylvania Supreme Court set him free in June.

US Supreme Court agrees to hear Texas abortion law case on 1 November
# Abortion
# Abortion

US Supreme Court agrees to hear Texas abortion law case on 1 November

Oct 23rd 2021, 2:09 PM 9,291 Views 30 Comments

Senate Bill 8 (SB8) bans abortions after a heartbeat can be detected in the womb.

US Justice Department sues Texas over restrictive abortion law
# Roe V Wade
# Roe V Wade

US Justice Department sues Texas over restrictive abortion law

Sep 9th 2021, 9:56 PM 13,438 Views 17 Comments

The Texas law bans abortion after six weeks of pregnancy.

Joe Biden condemns Supreme Court failure to block Texas abortion curb
# Texas
# Texas

Joe Biden condemns Supreme Court failure to block Texas abortion curb

Updated Sep 2nd 2021, 8:24 PM 30,709 Views 63 Comments

The court voted 5-4 to deny an emergency appeal from abortion providers and others.

US Supreme Court upholds Obamacare, safeguarding health care for millions
# Obamacare
# Obamacare

US Supreme Court upholds Obamacare, safeguarding health care for millions

Jun 17th 2021, 7:49 PM 10,945 Views 17 Comments

US President Joe Biden called the ruling ‘a big win for the American people’.

US Supreme Court allows release of Trump tax records to prosecutors
# Trump Taxes
# Trump Taxes

US Supreme Court allows release of Trump tax records to prosecutors

Feb 22nd 2021, 3:53 PM 43,105 Views 48 Comments

The nation’s highest court denied the request filed by lawyers for the former president without comment.

# us-supreme-court - All time

US Supreme Court rejects appeal seeking to limit transgender students
# Oregon
# Oregon

US Supreme Court rejects appeal seeking to limit transgender students

Dec 7th 2020, 7:27 PM 20,589 Views 0 Comments

Parents had wanted to prevent transgender students from using changing rooms and bathrooms of the gender with which they identify.

Trump's Supreme Court choice Amy Coney Barrett looks nailed on for Senate approval after tense week
# Senate Hearings
# Senate Hearings

Trump's Supreme Court choice Amy Coney Barrett looks nailed on for Senate approval after tense week

Oct 17th 2020, 9:00 AM 22,153 Views 37 Comments

It’s very likely that Barrett will take her seat on the US Supreme Court prior to the 3 November election.

'Tough, brave, a fighter, a winner': Thousands to pay respects today to the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg
# Rbg
# Rbg

'Tough, brave, a fighter, a winner': Thousands to pay respects today to the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Sep 23rd 2020, 5:55 PM 20,942 Views 23 Comments

Her colleague Chief Justice John Roberts paid tribute to Ginsberg today.

'An American hero': Tributes paid to women’s rights champion Ruth Bader Ginsburg
# Notorious Rbg
# Notorious Rbg

'An American hero': Tributes paid to women’s rights champion Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Sep 19th 2020, 7:24 AM 31,406 Views 43 Comments

The US justice died from complications from metastatic pancreatic cancer.

US Supreme Court's Ruth Bader Ginsburg says her cancer has returned
# US
# US

US Supreme Court's Ruth Bader Ginsburg says her cancer has returned

Jul 17th 2020, 7:35 PM 31,428 Views 42 Comments

The popular, liberal judge said that she wouldn’t retire.

US Supreme Court strikes down Louisiana state law on abortion clinics
# Abortion Rights
# Abortion Rights

US Supreme Court strikes down Louisiana state law on abortion clinics

Jun 29th 2020, 5:11 PM 17,112 Views 42 Comments

The Louisiana law is virtually identical to one in Texas that the court struck down in 2016.

US Supreme Court to hear challenge to controversial Louisiana abortion law
# Reproductive Rights
# Reproductive Rights

US Supreme Court to hear challenge to controversial Louisiana abortion law

Oct 4th 2019, 9:57 PM 9,880 Views 19 Comments

The case is seen as a test for two new judges appointed by Donald Trump.

US Supreme Court allows Trump administration to implement new asylum restrictions
# Asylum
# Asylum

US Supreme Court allows Trump administration to implement new asylum restrictions

Sep 12th 2019, 7:19 AM 11,754 Views 18 Comments

Democrats have said the ruling puts people’s lives at risk.

Florida executes serial killer who targeted gay men along US east coast
# Gary Ray Bowles
# Gary Ray Bowles

Florida executes serial killer who targeted gay men along US east coast

Aug 23rd 2019, 8:21 AM 23,639 Views 37 Comments

Gary Ray Bowles was captured in 1994.

Hundreds arrested at protest against nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to US Supreme Court
# US Supreme Court
# US Supreme Court

Hundreds arrested at protest against nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to US Supreme Court

Oct 5th 2018, 7:23 AM 16,996 Views 72 Comments

Thousands of protesters marched against the expected appointment of Kavanaugh in Washington yesterday.

War of words in Washington after FBI probe finds 'no hint of misconduct' against Kavanaugh
# US Supreme Court
# US Supreme Court

War of words in Washington after FBI probe finds 'no hint of misconduct' against Kavanaugh

Updated Oct 4th 2018, 9:07 PM 36,252 Views 110 Comments

A final vote on Kavanaugh’s nomination to the US Supreme Court is expected to take place on Saturday.

'He has not told the truth': Ex-classmate of Brett Kavanaugh contradicts his claims about his drinking habits
# US Supreme Court
# US Supreme Court

'He has not told the truth': Ex-classmate of Brett Kavanaugh contradicts his claims about his drinking habits

Oct 2nd 2018, 7:12 AM 35,114 Views 82 Comments

It comes days after the FBI opened a probe into allegations against the Supreme Court nominee.

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