Commentary: Abortion foes should vote Democratic
The nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the U.S. Supreme Court, which could result in the eventual reversal of the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade decision legalizing abortion, has brought this contentious issue to the forefront of the 2020 election campaign.Polls indicate that roughly one out of four abortion opponents refuse to vote for those who take strong positions supporting legalized abortion regardless of their stances on other issues. Republican efforts to highlight their anti-abortion position have cost Democrats the support of millions of voters who would oth...
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Late U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has made history from beyond the grave by becoming the first woman to lie in state in the U.S. Capitol. Her casket arrived in Washington, D.C. on Friday morning (25Sep20) for her memorial service, a week after the pioneering 87 year old lost her battle with cancer.©2020 WENNProvided by SyndiGate Media Inc.
Bridgegate Defendants Exonerated But Law Suit Remains
Bridgegate Defendants Exonerated In Blocking Traffic But Law Suit Remains; Civil Torts Class Action Suit Inspired by Law Professor Still in PlayQ1 2020 hedge fund letters, conferences and moreWASHINGTON, D.C. (May 8, 2020) - The U.S. Supreme Court may have unanimously reversed the Bridgegate convictions of two New Jerseyofficials responsible for creating massive traffic jams on and around the George Washington bridge, but they must still face justice in a civil law suit which I helped inspire, said public interest law professor John Banzhaf.The justices concluded that "for no reason" other tha...
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 85, Hospitalized With 3 Fractured Ribs After Falling
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was hospitalized Thursday morning after she fell in her office Wednesday night and sustained three broken ribs. Ginsburg, 85, was reportedly admitted to George Washington University Hospital for treatment. The judge, who is one of the oldest members of the nation’s highest court, has suffered multiple health issues in recent years. […]uInterviewOfficial WebsiteFacebookTwitterApp download(iTunes)App download(Android)
Brett Kavanaugh Confirmed By Senate To U.S. Supreme Court By Vote Of 50-48
Controversial Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh was confirmed to a lifetime appointment to the U.S. Supreme Court on Saturday afternoon by a vote of 50 to 48. His confirmation was assured Friday when Sen. Susan Collins(R-Maine) backed the nominee. Kavanaugh will cement the Court’s conservative majority for generations to come.Kavanaugh was accused by multiple women of inappropriate sexual conduct. Prof. Christine Blasey Ford testified last week that Kavanaugh had attempted to rape her as a teenager. Yale classmate Deborah Ramirez came forward to say that Kavanaugh had exposed himself to he...
U.S. Supreme Court upholds travel ban in major win for Trump
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld President Donald Trump's restriction on travel to the United States from a handful of Muslim-majority countries.The 5-4 ruling marked a major victory for the administration, ending months of legal battles over a key part of Trump's immigration policy.The administration has cited national security grounds as a reason for imposing the travel ban. Critics, however, blasted it as discriminatory against Muslims.The ruling restricts entry to the United States from five Muslim-majority countries -- Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria and Yemen -- plus North Korea and ...