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Gay Rights Plaintiff Jim Obergefell Worries SCOTUS Will Overturn Gay Marriage

14.11.2018 10:11

Jim Obergefell -- the gay man who took his fight to marry the person he loves to the United States Supreme Court and won -- is scared to death gay marriage could be a thing of the past. We got the plaintiff in the landmark 2015 case, Obergefell vs....

From: www.tmz.com

Publisher: NYT reporters work on book about Brett Kavanaugh

14.11.2018 8:06

NEW YORK (AP) — Two journalists who helped cover the confirmation process of Brett Kavanaugh are working on a book about the newest Supreme Court justice. Portfolio says Wednesday that it has a deal with New York Times reporters Kate Kelly and Robin Pogrebin for “The Education of Brett Kavanaugh.” The publisher says the book [...]

From: www.seattletimes.com

Matthew Whitaker’s shaky legal footing, explained

14.11.2018 7:08

Whitaker is relying upon an 1898 Supreme Court case that differs in many respects from his own situation.

From: www.washingtonpost.com

Pfizer loses blockbuster drug patent fight in UK Supreme Court

14.11.2018 7:07

Pfizer lost the final round in a long-running patent battle in Britain on Wednesday after the country's highest court ruled against it in a case involving its $5 billion-a-year pain drug Lyrica.

From: feeds.reuters.com

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Why half of America panics when this woman falls ill

14.11.2018 6:09

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has become a pop culture icon as well as the liberal face of the Supreme Court.

From: www.bbc.co.uk

Trump nominates Indian-American Neomi Rao to replace Kavanaugh on DC Circuit

13.11.2018 22:22

Indian-American Neomi Rao will replace Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh on the DC Circuit Court of Appeals, Trump said.

From: www.dnaindia.com

Sri Lankan Supreme Court Rules To Bring Back Parliament Amid Constitutional Crisis

13.11.2018 18:45

Sri Lanka's Supreme Court overturned President Maithripala Sirisena attempt to fire his prime minister and suspend Parliament on Tuesday while the country continued to grapple with the ongoing constitutional crisis, according to The Hindustan Times. Justices said Sirisena did not have the authority to dissolve Parliament and issued an order which stayed the president's attempt to replace the sitting lawmakers through a snap election next year. The court put his plan to hold the elections in January on hold while it considers constitutional arguments against the decision. The three-judge bench led by Chief Justice Nalin Perera read out the decision amid heavy security with armed police and...

Trump picks conservative to replace Kavanaugh on appeals court

13.11.2018 16:16

President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he will nominate conservative lawyer Neomi Rao, known for her strong anti-regulatory views, to replace newly appointed U.S. Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh on an influential federal appeals court.

From: feeds.reuters.com

Impeachment focus back on W.Va. court after justice resigns

13.11.2018 15:44

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Now that a suspended West Virginia Supreme Court justice has resigned, lawmakers are turning their attention to a panel of justices that had cut off pending impeachment trials. After Justice Allen Loughry’s resignation, the state Senate wants to revisit an Oct. 11 order halting the Legislature’s efforts to impeach three justices [...]

From: www.seattletimes.com

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