Hite suspending seniority for September, seeking approval from Supreme Court The District filed a 60-page motion asking the state Supreme Court to issue a "declaratory judgment" to affirm ... This year, 33 of 85 schools did, according to the District's Human Resources Department. HR officials said that the actual percentage of ... 03/24/2014 - 11:51 am | View Link
Supreme Court will hear Obamacare contraception challenges This is my first diary, so if I inadvertantly break any rules, I plead innocence and not malice. First, some background. There is a rancher here in Nevada named Cliven Bundy. His family has been in ... 11/30/2013 - 3:32 pm | View Link
Can Corporations Have Religious Beliefs? The Supreme Court Will Soon Answer That Question Right now, the answer is no. But yesterday, the Supreme Court announced it would hear challenges to that rule. (While similar challenges were initially filed by Catholic business owners, these two cases in particular ... prevent human embryos from being ... 11/27/2013 - 1:16 am | View Link
Religious right petitions Supreme Court to stop CA gay marriages In a move as desperate as it is pathetic, the religious right asked the Supreme Court to stop California’s gay marriages that began anew last night when the appellate court lifted it stay on an earlier decision finding Proposition 8 unconstitutional. 06/29/2013 - 11:08 am | View Link
Supreme Court gives gay marriage historic boost Indeed, the outcome of the cases had supporters of gay marriage already anticipating their next trip to the high court, which they reason will be needed to legalize same-sex unions in all 50 states. The Human Rights Campaign's president, Chad Griffin ... 06/26/2013 - 9:51 am | View Link
482 U.S. 578 Official Supreme Court caselaw is only found in the print version of the United States Reports. Justia caselaw is provided for general informational purposes only ... 04/19/2014 - 2:38 am | View Website
Dred Scott v. Sandford Dred Scott v. Sandford, 60 U.S. 393 (1857), was a landmark decision by the U.S. Supreme Court in which the Court held that African Americans, whether slave or free ... 04/19/2014 - 2:02 am | View Website
Supreme Court of the United States The Supreme Court of the United States (first abbreviated as SCOTUS in 1879) was established pursuant to Article III of the United States Constitution in 1789 as the ... 04/18/2014 - 10:42 pm | View Website
Avalon Project argument of john quincy adams, before the supreme court of the united states, in the case of the united states, appellants, vs. cinque, and others, africans, 04/18/2014 - 10:06 pm | View Website
NATIONAL FEDERATION OF INDEPENDENT BUSINESS v. SEBELIUS ... national federation of independent business v. sebelius, secretary of health and human services, 04/18/2014 - 7:19 am | View Website
This is starting to sound familiar. Pro-Russia militants in eastern Ukraine say they will not abide by the agreement struck in Geneva Thursday until the entire Ukrainian government steps down.
Pro-Russian insurgents defiantly refused Friday to surrender their weapons or give up government buildings in eastern Ukraine, despite a diplomatic accord reached in Geneva and overtures from the government in Kyiv.
Denis Pushilin of the self-appointed Donetsk People's Republic told reporters the insurgents in more than 10 cities do not recognize Ukraine's interim government as legitimate and will not leave the buildings until the government resigns.
More Clinton documents releasedCNN (blog)(CNN) - The William J. Clinton Presidential Library released a fourth batch of confidential memos, notes and other papers from the Clinton White House on Friday. Collectively, the documents open a window into the Clinton years and cover a variety of topics, and more »
Ex-Belfast leader of Continuity IRA faction killed; former comrades made death Fox NewsBELFAST, Northern Ireland – A senior Irish Republican Army hard-liner has been shot to death in Belfast three years after former comrades in his splinter group threatened to kill them. Nearby residents say gunmen escorted the victim, 43-year-old Tommy and more »