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Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Colorado Baker

The decision comes as a surprise to some and a considered a victory by others. On Monday, a split Supreme Court absolved a Colorado baker of discrimination for refusing to create a custom wedding cake for a same-sex couple. Their ruling stated that the state

Supreme Court to hear Ohio voter registration policy.

Supreme Court Rules Offensive Trademarks Are Protected

Ruffle of feathers or not, it is protected. In a historic ruling, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that laws forbidding registration of offensive trademarks is unconstitutionally. The Court rules that such laws limit free speech. The court ruled 8-0 in favor of Portland, Oregon-based Asian-American

Supreme Court to hear Ohio voter registration policy.

Supreme Court to Hear Ohio Voter Purge Policy

Voter Registration Comes to the Supreme Court Again. On Tuesday, the Supreme Court agreed to hear Ohio’s appeal of a lower court ruling that blocked the state’s policy of purging people from voter-registration lists if they do not regularly cast ballots. The lower court found

Supreme Court Strikes Down North Carolina Voting Districts

Supreme Court Strikes Down North Carolina Voting Districts

In a 5-3 decision, the Court ruled the districts were illegal based on race. The ruling stated that North Carolina officials used race as the predominant factor in drawing district lines without a compelling reason. The districts in question were North Carolina’s 1st and 12th district,

Donald Trump want to break up the Ninth Circuit Courts.

Trump Debating Breaking Up Ninth Circuit Court?

The Ninth Circuit and President Trump. In an interview with the Washington Examiner, Trump had some stern things to say about the Ninth Circuit court. Apparently, the President is considering options to break it up. “Absolutely, I have,” Trump said. “There are many people that

Neil Gorsuch Confirmed to Supreme Court

Neil Gorsuch Confirmed to Supreme Court

President Trump has his man. After a bitter battle along party lines that included a successful filibuster, block vote, and ultimately brought about use of the “nuclear option” by Senate Republicans, Neil Gorsuch has been confirmed as the next Associate Justice to the United States