Tag Archives: Law

Supreme Court Rejects Challenge Over Merrick Garland Nomination, Shows Why ‘Emoluments’ Suit Against Trump Will Fail

On Monday morning, the U.S. Supreme Court declined to review the case of Michel v. McConnell, where the courts below rejected a citizen’s effort to… Read More

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The Insane Punishment a School Gave a Teen Over a Water Gun

What is the appropriate punishment for a high school student found on campus in possession of a water gun? The Autauga County Board of Education,… Read More

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Supreme Court Hears Arguments in Religious Liberty Case

On Wednesday morning, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Trinity Lutheran Church’s case against the state of Missouri—a case involving discrimination by the state in… Read More

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4 Big Questions About the Supreme Court’s New Religious Freedom Case

Missouri’s new governor introduced a fresh dynamic into what was set to be the leading religious freedom case argued before the Supreme Court this year,… Read More

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How the NFL’s ‘Celebration’ Reforms Point the Way for Congress on Regulation

Part of what makes football great is fans’ reactions after a big play and seeing the players involved celebrate the action. But the National Football… Read More

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Gorsuch Joins the Supreme Court With Nod to Scalia

Neil M. Gorsuch joined the Supreme Court on Monday morning as Justice Anthony M. Kennedy, for whom Gorsuch once clerked, administered the judicial oath of… Read More

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4 Lessons Conservatives Should Learn From Getting Gorsuch Through

Leaders of organizations that worked to help win Senate confirmation for Judge Neil Gorsuch, President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, say conservatives can learn valuable… Read More

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Neil Gorsuch to Fill Supreme Court Vacancy at Critical Time for the Nation

After four days of scrutinizing hearings and nearly a week of vociferous debate, the U.S. Senate has voted 54-45 to confirm Neil Gorsuch as an… Read More

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Senate Confirms Neil Gorsuch for Supreme Court in Party-Line Vote

The Senate voted 54-45 on Friday to confirm Judge Neil Gorsuch as the 113th person to serve on the Supreme Court. Gorsuch, a federal appeals court… Read More

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Facing Democrat Filibuster on Gorsuch, McConnell Invokes Nuclear Option

Four years after Senate Democrats used the nuclear option, Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., successfully triggered the nuclear option by a party-line vote of… Read More

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