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Trump, Democrats both hoped for political wins in Supreme Court decision on taxes. Neither got oneDemocrats played up the court's warning that not even Trump is "above the law," but the president got a reprieve for now from turning over records.
Supreme Court strikes down Louisiana abortion lawA divided Supreme Court on Monday struck down a Louisiana law regulating abortion clinics, reasserting a commitment to abortion rights over fierce opposition from dissenting conservative justices in..
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Trump blasts DACA decision, asking if people get the impression 'the Supreme Court doesn't like me?'Trump denounced the Supreme Court for upholding a program allowing young, undocumented immigrants to remain in the U.S., accusing the court of "shotgun blasts" in the face of conservatives.
Brazil's Bolsonaro says time to end 'abuses' by Supreme CourtBrazil's President Jair Bolsonaro on Wednesday told supporters it is necessary to stop "abuses" from the nation's Supreme Court and that time was nearing to put "everything in its rightful place," his..
LGBT community applaud Supreme Court rulingThe Supreme Court ruled Monday that a landmark civil rights law protects gay, lesbian and transgender people from discrimination in employment, a resounding victory for LGBT rights from a conservative..
No coercive action against employers for not paying salaries during lockdown: Supreme CourtThe apex court said that the employees and employers should negotiate with each other.
'Justice won't wait': Protesters vow to defy Supreme Court at Sydney Black Lives Matter rallyNSW Police applied for an injunction from the Supreme Court to stop Saturday's Black Lives Matter protests going ahead, arguing it breaches public health orders.
Lawyers' body requests SC to resume physical court hearings from JulyIn a letter addressed to the CJI and other judges of the Supreme Court, lawyers' body SCAORA has said, "The common feedback seems to be that the lawyers are unable to present their cases effectively in..
Supreme Court adjourns hearing on plea seeking changing name from India to 'Bharat'The Supreme Court on Tuesday adjourned to another day, without giving any date, a petition seeking directions to the Centre to amend the Constitution and replace the word India with 'Bharat' claiming..
Bolsonaro protests the Supreme Court’s investigation into horsebackBrazil’s right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro took part in a protest against the country’s supreme court, but supporters of the president want the court to suspend Bolsonaro’s investigation. The..
Don't charge fare from stranded migrant workers, provide food and water: Supreme Court to statesTaking suo moto cognizance of the matter, the Supreme Court passed interim directions in regard to the migrant crisis.
Brazil's Bolsonaro says he expects top court to end probe into his conduct over policeBrazilian president Jair Bolsonaro expects the Supreme Court to find no wrongdoing and end an investigation into potential political interference in the federal police, according to a statement from..
Executive has substantial emergency powers, but it is courts' responsibility to protect citizens' right: SC judgeEmergencies vest substantial power in the executive as increased government action may be necessary to preserve public health, Supreme Court judge Justice D Y Chandrachud has said, while emphasising..
Clive Palmer takes WA border closure issue to the High CourtFormer MP and billionaire Clive Palmer says he will lodging documents with the High Court to challenge Western Australia's border closure.
'Providing care today; face dismissal tomorrow': LGBTQ workers on the front lines as Supreme Court weighs job protectionsThe Supreme Court is expected to rule soon on LGBTQ job protections. Almost half of health care workers live in states that have no protections.
Were the Supreme Court’s Phone Arguments a Success?“I see so many flaws in it,” said Lyle Denniston, the dean emeritus of the Supreme Court press corps, who has attended more arguments than any other journalist.
SC judge quarantined after residence staff tests Covid-19 positiveA Supreme Court judge and his family were advised by health officials to undergo precautionary self-quarantine as one of his residential staff tested positive for Covid-19. Sources said the..
Supreme Court refuses to restore 4G internet in J&K; directs setting up of Special Committee headed by MHA SecyThe high-powered committee headed by the MHA Secretary should also look into the contentions raised by various petitioners, ruled the apex court.
Supreme Court begins first arguments by phoneIt's a morning of firsts for the Supreme Court, the first time audio of the court's arguments can be heard live by the world and the first arguments by telephone. (May 4)
'This institution is not hostage of government ', says Supreme Court“This institution is not hostage of government,” the Supreme Court said on Monday as it sought reply from the Centre on a plea seeking direction to authorities to allow migrant workers across the..
Supreme Court heard 593 matters, delivered verdicts in 215 cases during Covid-19 lockdownAs COVID-19 infections spread in the country, the Supreme Court shut its doors to litigants and lawyers on March 23, two days before the lockdown came into force, but opened up to a virtual new way of..
Brazil public prosecutor Aras asks Supreme Court to authorize Bolsonaro investigationBrazilian public prosecutor Augusto Aras asked the Supreme Court on Friday to authorize the investigation of allegations made by former minister Sergio Moro against President Jair Bolsonaro, his office..
Video conferencing software used by judiciary and govt pose security threat: PILSwadeshi activist K N Govindacharya, whose PIL for live streaming of court proceedings is pending apex court's consideration, has moved the Supreme Court saying the video-conferencing software being..
Results of Wisconsin's chaotic election to be made public MondayResults will be released on Monday for a hotly contested state Supreme Court race, a presidential primary and other elections conducted in Wisconsin last week despite health fears from the coronavirus..
Kansas' high court weighs on religious servicesAn attorney for Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly told the state Supreme Court on Saturday that a Republican-dominated legislative panel exceeded its authority when it overturned the Democratic governor's..
PM Modi thanks SC judges for contributing to PM-CARES fundPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday thanked judges of the Supreme Court for contributing to the PM-CARES fund set up to tackle the threat arising out of coronavirus.
Israeli parliament speaker, a Netanyahu ally, resigns in clash with Supreme CourtThe speaker of Israel's parliament, an ally of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, resigned on Wednesday, sharpening a battle with the Supreme Court over its concerns that democracy could be a casualty..
UK gave US information on Isis suspects without death penalty assurances unlawfully, Supreme Court rulesThe British government acted unlawfully by handing the US information on two suspected Isis terrorists without assurances that the death penalty would not be used, the Supreme Court has ruled.
Navy will have to train women for warship postingsAfter the Supreme Court judgement on Tuesday, which granted permanent commission (PC) to women officers in the Navy, India too will eventually have to look to follow suit. The Navy will have to get..
Govt: CAA not an answer to all religious persecution in worldThe Centre on Tuesday responded to petitions challenging the constitutional validity of the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) in the Supreme Court, asserting that it was a narrowly tailored law..
Delhi violence: Police file affidavit in SC, seek contempt action against Harsh ManderDelhi Police on Wednesday filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court against activist Harsh Mander and sought initiation of contempt proceedings against him for his alleged "derogatory remarks" making..
Guinea-Bissau Supreme Court accuses army of occupying courtsA dozen soldiers have occupied the grounds of Guinea-Bissau's Supreme Court, the court said on Tuesday, deepening a post-election crisis that has resulted in the appointment of rival presidents and the..
UN body goes to Supreme Court on CAA; ‘internal matter’, says governmentThe UNHCHR sought to intervene as amicus curiae, or friend of the court, to assist the Supreme Court in adjudicating the constitutional validity of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA). The MEA hit..
Supreme Court sends Arizona cross-border shooting case of José Antonio Elena Rodriguez back to appeals courtThe Supreme Court has sent back an Arizona cross-border shooting case to the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for reconsideration.
Supreme Court to Hear Obamacare AppealThe Affordable Care Act, which has survived two major challenges in the Supreme Court, faces another test.
No need to refer pleas challenging Article 370 abrogation to larger bench: Supreme CourtThe five-judge bench will continue to hear the petitions.
Supreme Court to hear Nirbhaya convict Pawan Gupta's curative petition todayThe Supreme Court on Monday will hear one of the convicts of the Nirbhaya gangrape-murder case, Pawan Kumar Gupta's plea seeking a stay in the execution of the death warrant issued earlier this month...
SC to decide on Monday if Article 370 pleas should be referred to a larger benchA five-judge Constitution bench of the Supreme Court will pronounce on Monday its order on whether petitions challenging the constitutional validity of the Centre's decision to abrogate Article 370 be..
Pleas relating to Delhi violence reach SC & HC, hearing on WednesdayThe pleas relating to the north-east Delhi violence, which has claimed 10 lives, reached the Supreme Court and the Delhi High Court on Tuesday and they will hear the matter on Wednesday. The first plea..
NGO alleges EC junked ’19 paper trail, cries foulNGO ‘Association for Democratic Reforms’ through advocate Prashant Bhushan told the Supreme Court on Monday that RTI responses had revealed the Election Commission had destroyed all Voter..
NGOs allege destruction of VVPAT data of 2019 LS polls before expiry of mandatory one-year periodTwo NGOs alleged in the Supreme Court on Monday that the Election Commission (EC) has violated election rules by destroying the VVPAT (voter verifiable paper audit trail) data of last year's Lok Sabha..
At Supreme Court, a Case on Abuse of the No-Fly ListThree Muslim men say F.B.I. agents tried to use the list to coerce them into becoming informants, in violation of a federal law protecting religious freedom.
CJI: Single system of laws needed to save environmentAddressing an international judicial conference organised by the Supreme Court in which judges and jurists from 24 countries are participating, the CJI said judiciary was the guardian of constitutional..
In One State, a Holdout Juror Can’t Block a Conviction. That May Not Last.Oregon is the last state in the nation where a jury can convict a defendant without a unanimous vote. The Supreme Court is weighing whether that is constitutional.
As world changes, judiciary needs to keep pace with change in expectations: Justice KaulJustice Kaul was delivering the vote of thanks at the culmination of the International Judicial Conference, 2020 held at the Supreme Court which was attended by Chief Justices and Judges from various..
'Versatile genius who thinks globally and acts locally': Supreme Court judge all praise for PM ModiJustice Mishra was delivering the vote of thanks at the inaugural function of the International Judicial Conference 2020 at the Supreme Court when he made the remarks praising Prime Minister Narendra..
Army ready with roadmap to grant permanent commission to women, will seek responses from eligible officersSwinging into action after the Supreme Court judgement on Monday, the Army has prepared a roadmap for granting permanent commission (PC) to women officers and will soon issue letters to those eligible..
RFS to seek court advice to unlock $51 million raised by Celeste BarberThe NSW Rural Fire Service will ask the Supreme Court for directions on how it can spend $51 million raised for the bushfire appeal by comedian Celeste Barber.
Will go to SC and share ideas on tackling vehicular pollution: Nitin GadkariRoad transport and highways minister Nitin Gadkari on Wednesday said he was ready to go to the Supreme Court and share his ideas on how to tackle vehicular pollution and gradually transition from..