Tag: Supreme Court

Supreme Court Upholds DACA

The Supreme Court in a 5-4 decision upheld DACA dealing a major blow to President Trump. According to The Hill: The Supreme Court ruled on Thursday to block the Trump administration from ending an Obama-era program that shields nearly 700,000 young undocumented immigrants from deportation, upending a key feature of President Trump’s immigration agenda. In a

SUPREME COURT: Taxpayers Owe Insurers Billions Because of Obamacare

The Supreme Court has ruled that the US Government (US Taxpayers) owe healthcare insurers billions of dollars due to Obamacare. According to The Hill: The 8-1 decision on the $12 billion risk corridor program is a victory for insurers, but comes well after the funding could have had an impact on the ObamaCare law. The

Speculation of Dertshowitz Joining Trump’s Legal Team Increases

Famed liberal lawyer Alan Dershowitz met with President Trump over Christmas which increased speculation that he will join Trump’s legal defense team. According to The Daily Wire: Tuesday night, famed attorney Alan Dershowitz met President Trump at Trump’s annual Christmas Eve dinner in the ballroom at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate, fueling more speculation that he may

Supreme Court Allows Homeless to Sleep Outdoors

The Supreme Court has allowed a ruling to stand that permits homeless people to sleep outdoors in areas where proper shelter does not exist. According to The Hill: The Supreme Court on Monday left in place a ruling that deemed it unconstitutional to criminally prosecute homeless people for sleeping on outdoor public property when no

Dem Senator Does Not See Path to Kavanaugh Impeachment

Democrat Senator Dick Durbin has given his opinion on a possible Brett Kavanaugh impeachment and it is one that his Democrat colleagues will not appreciate. According to The Daily Caller: Senate Democrats are quashing talk of impeaching Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh after another allegation of sexual misconduct has fallen through the floor. Over the weekend,

Support for Judge Brett Kavanaugh Pours In

This week, 18 of Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s female law clerks, 26 State Attorneys General, and more than 160 members of the Yale University community have signed letters praising his unsurpassed qualifications for a seat on the United States Supreme Court. Judge Kavanaugh’s female law clerks speak highly of the support and mentorship that he has

Kavanaugh’s Nomination Gets Rave Reviews From Legal Scholars

Law Professors and Deans Georgetown Law Professor Randy Barnett: “Kavanaugh’s appointment would move the Court in the direction of textualism and originalism.” George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School Adjunct Professor Jamil Jaffer: “Judge Kavanaugh is an inspired pick by the President for this nomination to the Supreme Court.” Harvard Law School Professor Jack Goldsmith: “Brett Kavanaugh is

Media Praises Trump’s Court Pick Brett Kavanaugh

  Editorial boards across the country are calling Judge Brett Kavanaugh an “excellent choice” for the Supreme Court, touting his “exemplary record” and “first-rate legal mind.” THE WALL STREET JOURNAL: Kavanaugh for the Court “Judge Kavanaugh has an exemplary record that suggests he will help to restore the Supreme Court to its proper, more modest

VIDEO: Broad Coalition Unites Around Trump’s Court Pick

 “President Trump has made an outstanding decision in nominating Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. Brett is a brilliant jurist who has faithfully applied the Constitution and laws throughout his 12 years on the D.C. Circuit.” Former President George W. Bush   Senators Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (KY): “President Trump has made a superb