Supreme Court to address labor and employment matters in 2013-2014 term The U.S. Supreme Court has granted certiorari and will review several matters with important employment and labor law ramifications ... Plaintiffs brought suit against FMR claiming that it had violated Section 806 of SOX, 18 U.S.C. § 1514A, which ... 07/29/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Supreme Court turns away suit seeking Puerto Rico congressional vote The Supreme Court won't hear an appeal from residents of Puerto Rico seeking to gain a voting representative in Congress. The high court turned away the appeal from Gregorio Igartua and other Puerto Ricans on Monday. Territorial status grants residents ... 05/13/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
The US supreme court healthcare hearing: panel opinion According to the 1867 Anti-Injunction Act, no suit can be brought to enjoin ... essential coverage requirement and Medicaid turns out to be key to the question of whether – in the unlikely event the court rules that the AIA prevents a challenge to ... 03/25/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Supreme Court Declines to Hear Obama Nationality Case The court without comment declined to hear "Donofrio v. Wells," a suit that had attempted to keep Obama off the New Jersey ballot. Leo Donofrio of East Brunswick had claimed Obama had dual nationality at birth, because of his Kansas-born mother and his ... 12/8/2008 - 1:39 am | View Link
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Court Cases in the News Supreme Court How Will Supreme Court Rule On Health Care Law? Source: Nina Totenberg, NPR Date: February 2, 2011. Now it is the Obama administration's turn to defend ... 08/21/2014 - 4:32 pm | 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 ... 08/21/2014 - 3:56 pm | View Website
U.S. Supreme Court Decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills ... The U.S. Supreme Court (“Court”) issued a 5-4 decision today in a case with implications for Tribal-State relations and the resolution of disputes under the ... 08/21/2014 - 1:19 pm | View Website
Health News & Articles | Healthy Living Get the latest health news from Dr. Richard Besser. Here you'll find stories about new medical research, the latest health care trends and health issues that affect ... 08/20/2014 - 5:09 pm | View Website
Uncle Sam’s long-standing policy of giving veterans a hiring preference for government jobs enjoys strong support. But it’s a pain to explain. The preference is so complicated, confusing and difficult to understand that it tempts abuse. Read full article >>
Lap dances in Philadelphia will stay tax-free - for now, at least.
After an attempt to start collecting amusement tax revenue from the dances was slapped down by a court earlier this year, the city will not pursue an appeal, officials said Thursday.
Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N. H.) is running neck and neck with likely Republican challenger Scott Brown in a new poll released Thursday that came as a surprise to close watchers of the race. The WMUR survey, conducted by the University of New Hampshire, shows Shaheen leading Brown by just two points, 46 percent to 44 percent.
FERGUSON, Mo. — It hasn’t been so easy for traditional civil rights-era activists in this small St. Louis suburb in recent weeks, where the fatal shooting of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown by a white police officer has put them on all-too-familiar turf: challenging the treatment of African American men by police.