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CBS News
October 02, 2019 - 3:22 pm
Washington — In an impassioned court filing , top executives at Apple, including CEO Tim Cook, urged the Supreme Court on Wednesday to prevent the Trump administration from terminating an Obama-era program that has shielded hundreds of thousands of young undocumented immigrants, known as "Dreamers...
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AP News
September 18, 2019 - 10:25 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has voted to join an effort to seek reversal of a court decision that restricts efforts to bar homeless people from sleeping on sidewalks in Western states. The board's 3-2 vote Tuesday coincided with the start of a California...
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Rebekah Sager
September 16, 2019 - 1:12 pm
The Arizona Supreme Court ruled Monday that the owners of an art studio are not required to make wedding invitations for LGBTQ couples. The legal battle began in 2016 when Joanna Duka and Breanna Koski, owners of Brush & Nib Studio, sued Phoenix — arguing that the nondiscrimination ordinance...
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AP
AP News
September 11, 2019 - 3:38 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is allowing nationwide enforcement of a new Trump administration rule that prevents most Central American immigrants from seeking asylum in the United States. The justices' order late Wednesday temporarily undoes a lower-court ruling that had blocked the new...
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AP
June 28, 2019 - 8:29 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court won't revive Alabama's ban on the most commonly used procedure in second-trimester abortions. The measure has been blocked by lower courts. The justices on Friday rejected the state's appeal in which it sought to enforce a law enacted in 2016 that bans the...
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AP
June 28, 2019 - 7:19 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will decide whether President Donald Trump can end an Obama-era program shielding young immigrants from deportation. The justices' order Friday sets up high-stakes legal arguments in the fall, with a decision likely by June 2020 as Trump seeks re-election. Trump...
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Associated Press
June 27, 2019 - 7:58 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Thursday put a hold on the Trump administration's effort to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census, leaving it unclear whether the question will ultimately appear on the form that's supposed to start printing next week. The Census Bureau's own experts...
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AP
June 27, 2019 - 7:18 am
The Supreme Court says federal courts have no role to play in policing political districts drawn for partisan gain. The decision could embolden political line-drawing for partisan gain when state lawmakers undertake the next round of redistricting following the 2020 Census. The justices said by a 5...
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AP
June 24, 2019 - 8:59 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has struck down a section of federal law that prevented officials from registering trademarks seen as scandalous or immoral, handing a victory Monday to California fashion brand FUCT. The high court ruled that the century-old provision is an unconstitutional...
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AP
June 23, 2019 - 8:56 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court enters its final week of decisions with two politically charged issues unresolved, whether to rein in political line-drawing for partisan gain and allow a citizenship question on the 2020 census. Both decisions could affect the distribution of political power for...
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