Venezuela’s supreme court declares congressional leadership invalid, nullifies recent anti-Maduro legislation

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Retired Supreme Court justice joins Netanyahu’s call to delay indictment to after the elections

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Supreme Court to take ‘in-chamber’ decision on listing of plea challenging Article 35-A

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Tuesday said it would take an “in-chamber” decision on listing of a petition challenging the constitutional validity of Article 35-A, which provides special rights and privileges to permanent residents of Jammu and Kashmir. Advocate Bimal Roy had mentioned the matter before the bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi [...]

Supreme Court Seeks Solicitor General’s Input On Granting Certiorari – Corporate/Commercial Law – United States

Supreme Court Seeks Solicitor General’s Input On Granting Certiorari For Case Raising The Question Of Whether A Non-U.S. Corporate Issuer With No Involvement In Establishing Or Selling ADRs Can Be Subject To Section 10(b) As Long As Plaintiff’s Alleged Securities Transaction Was “Domestic” On January 14, 2019, the United States Supreme Court invited the Solicitor [...]

Supreme Court to mull Phoenix’s discrimination ordinance

PHOENIX (AP) — Lawyers are scheduled Tuesday to argue at the Arizona Supreme Court over the constitutionality of Phoenix’s anti-discrimination ordinance that bars businesses from refusing service to same-sex couples for religion reasons. Two Christian artists who operate a business that makes invitations and other wedding-related items argue that the ordinance will violate their religious [...]

Hawaii Supreme Court rejects appeal over abandoned kittens

In 2016, state lawmakers enacted a pet animal desertion law. The crime is punishable by a fine of up to $2,000 and a year in jail. Article source: Supreme Court

US Supreme Court Asked to Hear Case Challenging Monopoly Bargaining Power

The following article is from the National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation’s bi-monthly Foundation Action Newsletter, January/February 2019 edition. To view other editions or to sign up for a free subscription, click here. Homecare providers challenge mandatory union ‘representation’ as First Amendment violation SEIU bosses force Teri Bierman (pictured with her family) to affiliate [...]

Supreme Court’s Wine-Regulation Case Focuses On Protectionism

Photocredit: Getty Royalty FreeGetty Mega-retailer Total Wine More made its case against Tennessee retail associations and laws as it desires to open stores within the state. Tennessee currently has a residency requirement for operators owning retail stores that mandate that they have lived in the state for at least 10 years. Total’s attorneys challenged that [...]

Louisiana parole board to rehear case of man central to Supreme Court ruling on juvenile lifers

The Louisiana parole board in April will rehear the case of the 72-year-old Baton Rouge man central to the 2016 U.S. Supreme Court decision on juveniles sentenced to life without parole, granting him a new hearing less than a year after the board first denied his release from prison.  Henry Montgomery, who is serving a [...]

COLUMN: Why you should learn more about the Supreme Court

Sunday marked the 218th anniversary of President John Adams’ appointment of John Marshall to serve as the fourth chief justice of the United States. Marshall remains the longest-serving chief justice ever and is regarded as one of the most important jurists in American history.  This is a good opportunity for everyone to take the time [...]

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