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Sen. Ted Cruz speculates on Supreme Court leaker but admits having 'no evidence'

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz on Thursday admitted he had "no evidence" about the leaker of a Supreme Court draft opinion that seemingly signaled the pending overturning of Roe v. Wade, but he then added it "most likely" stemmed from a clerk for Justice Sonia Sotomayor.

msn.com ,  10 days ago 11
Sen. Ted Cruz speculates on Supreme Court leaker but admits having 'no evidence'

Anti-abortion zealots target Sotomayor aide as source of leak: Their threats are no joke

US Supreme Court Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Almost as soon as Politico published its explosive story on Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito's leaked draft opinion, which strongly suggests the court is about to overturn Roe v. Wade, conservatives responded by focusing not on the content of the news, but how it was obtained.

msn.com ,  12 days ago 0
Anti-abortion zealots target Sotomayor aide as source of leak: Their threats are no joke

Supreme Court leaves Puerto Rico in territorial limbo

The Supreme Court announced its opinion in United States v. Vaello-Madero on April 21. This opinion reverses the Court of Appeals and District Court judgment that the exclusion of the territory of Puerto Rico from the Supplemental Security Income benefits (SSI) runs afoul of the equal protection component of the Fifth Amendment’s Due Process Clause.

msn.com ,  24 days ago 0
Supreme Court leaves Puerto Rico in territorial limbo

Court upholds Puerto Ricans' exclusion from benefits program

The has upheld the differential treatment of residents of Puerto Rico, ruling that Congress was within its power to exclude them from a benefits program that’s available in all 50 states and the District of Columbia Supreme Court The Supreme Court has upheld the differential treatment of residents of Puerto Rico, ruling that Congress was within its power to exclude them from a benefits program that’s available in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.

independent.co.uk ,  24 days ago 0
Court upholds Puerto Ricans' exclusion from benefits program

New York City teacher vaccine dispute won’t be heard by Supreme Court

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is declining to wade into a lawsuit filed by four New York City public school employees over a policy that they be vaccinated against COVID-19. Lower courts had previously allowed the policy to go into effect while litigation continued, and Justice Sonia Sotomayor had also rejected an emergency request that the policy be put on hold.

msn.com ,  27 days ago 3
New York City teacher vaccine dispute won’t be heard by Supreme Court

Supreme Court denies appeal from Black death row inmate who claimed racial bias

The Supreme Court on Monday denied the appeal of Kristopher Love, a Black death row inmate in Texas who claimed that one of the jurors in his trial was racially biased. The ruling was 6-3 with the conservatives in the majority. Justice Sonia Sotomayor, joined by her liberal colleagues, Elena Kagan and Stephen Breyer, dissented from the court's order.

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Supreme Court denies appeal from Black death row inmate who claimed racial bias

Jackson will join more diverse and conservative high court

WASHINGTON (AP) — Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson will join a Supreme Court that is both more diverse than ever and more conservative than it's been since the 1930s. She's likely to be on the losing end of a bunch of important cases, including examinations of the role of race in college admissions and voting rights that the high court, with its 6-3 conservative majority, will take up next term.

msn.com ,  1 month ago 0
Jackson will join more diverse and conservative high court

Lindsey Graham says if Republicans controlled the Senate, Jackson would not have gotten a hearing

Graham’s words come ahead of a deadlocked vote for Ms Jackson’s confirmation. South Carolina Republican Senator Lindsey Graham said on Monday that if Republicans controlled the Senate, Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson would not have received a hearing. Mr Graham made the remarks during the Senate Judiciary Committee’s confirmation vote for Judge Jackson weeks after her confirmation hearing.

independent.co.uk ,  1 month ago 6
Lindsey Graham says if Republicans controlled the Senate, Jackson would not have gotten a hearing

Justices Spar in Military Burn Pit Case, Ask Questions About Ukraine, the Vietnam War, and Even Quote Hamilton Lyrics

Seated from left: Associate Justice Samuel Alito, Associate Justice Clarence Thomas, Chief Justice John Roberts, Associate Justice Stephen Breyer and Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor, standing from left: Associate Justice Brett Kavanaugh, Associate Justice Elena Kagan, Associate Justice Neil Gorsuch and Associate Justice Amy Coney Barrett.

msn.com ,  1 month ago 0
Justices Spar in Military Burn Pit Case, Ask Questions About Ukraine, the Vietnam War, and Even Quote Hamilton Lyrics

Editorial: Ketanji Brown Jackson's unflappable brilliance seals the deal. Confirm her swiftly

Americans who followed the four-day confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson last week were treated to a rare display of brilliance, principle and unflappability that demonstrate her fitness, to say the very least, to sit on the nation’s high court. The next step should be obvious and simple.

msn.com ,  1 month ago 9
Editorial: Ketanji Brown Jackson's unflappable brilliance seals the deal. Confirm her swiftly

What We Learned During Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings

The Senate Judiciary Committee’s two days of questioning of Supreme Court nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson were marked by tense exchanges between Senators, the airing of grievances over confirmations past, and inflammatory descriptions of gruesome child porn cases that Jackson once ruled on. But they also illuminated new insights into Judge Jackson’s record, decision-making process, and approach to her work.

msn.com ,  1 month ago 0
What We Learned During Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings

U.S. Supreme Court rebuffs Republicans in Wisconsin congressional map dispute

By Lawrence Hurley and Andrew Chung WASHINGTON (Reuters) -The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday allowed the use of a map configuring Wisconsin's congressional districts for this year's elections drawn by Democratic Governor Tony Evers, giving a boost to efforts by President Joe Biden's party to retain control of the U.S. House of Representatives.

msn.com ,  1 month ago 4
U.S. Supreme Court rebuffs Republicans in Wisconsin congressional map dispute

Supreme Court tosses Wisconsin legislative voting maps

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Wednesday threw out Wisconsin state legislative maps that were preferred by the state’s Democratic governor and selected by Wisconsin’s top court. Republicans had complained that Gov. Tony Evers’ maps moved too many people to create more districts with a majority of Black and Hispanic voters in violation of the federal Voting Rights Act.

thespec.com ,  1 month ago 0
Supreme Court tosses Wisconsin legislative voting maps

Supreme Court Justices Grill Lawyer for Taco Bell Employees in Massive Wage Theft Case

Seated from left: Associate Justice Samuel Alito, Associate Justice Clarence Thomas, Chief Justice John Roberts, Associate Justice Stephen Breyer and Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor, standing from left: Associate Justice Brett Kavanaugh, Associate Justice Elena Kagan, Associate Justice Neil Gorsuch and Associate Justice Amy Coney Barrett.

msn.com ,  1 month ago 0
Supreme Court Justices Grill Lawyer for Taco Bell Employees in Massive Wage Theft Case