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ACLU files suit against Gov. Jindal's religious liberty order

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal's executive order that aims to give special protections to people who oppose same-sex marriage is unconstitutional and should be thrown out, gay rights advocates argue in a lawsuit filed Tuesday. Th ...

Trump attorneys file $500M lawsuit against Univision

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump's lawyers say Trump and the Miss Universe pageant have sued Univision for $500 million in a New York court, claiming Trump's First Amendment rights were violated when the company declined to air the Miss USA contest. The ...

Supreme Court issues stay on strict Texas abortion law pending review

WASHINGTON (UPI) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday ordered to keep Texas abortion clinics open while it reviews a lawsuit against the state's strict new abortion law. The court ordered all abortion providers that would be closed under Texas H.B. 2 ...

Colorado's liberal Supreme Court blocks school voucher program

DENVER (AP) — A school voucher program in suburban Denver violates the state constitution because it provides funding for students to attend religious schools, the Colorado Supreme Court ruled Monday. The ruling reverses a Colorado Court of Appeals d ...

Supreme Court strikes down Obama's EPA limits on power plants

The US Supreme Court struck down new rules for America’s biggest air polluters on Monday, dealing a blow to the Obama administration’s efforts to set limits on the amount of mercury, arsenic and other toxins coal-fired power plants can spew into the ...

Supreme Court liberals hold sway in redistricting case

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday upheld Arizona congressional districts drawn by an independent commission and rejected a constitutional challenge from Republican lawmakers. The 5-4 outcome preserves efforts in 13 states to limit partisa ...

Washington faces battle to retain Redskins name as court case begins

Washington’s NFL team could face a battle to retain its ‘Redskins’ trademark after lawyers for Native Americans objecting to the name said last week’s supreme court ruling on license plates in Texas boosted their case. The ruling found that the state ...

Kansas judge blocks ban on ripping babies apart in the womb

[caption id="attachment_41675" align="alignright" width="300"] Judge Larry Hendricks, Shawnee County, KS[/caption]TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- A Kansas judge on Thursday blocked the state's first-in-the-nation ban on a procedure that opponents refer to as "d ...

Roberts Joins Liberals on Supreme Court to Save Obamacare… Again

[caption id="attachment_15915" align="alignright" width="300"] (File Photo)[/caption]WASHINGTON (UPI) -- The Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that federal health subsidies under Obamacare are constitutional, delivering a victory to the White House. Th ...

Autopsy of Freddie Gray shows 'high-energy' impact

Freddie Gray suffered a single "high-energy injury" -- like those seen in shallow-water diving incidents -- most likely caused when the police van in which he was riding suddenly decelerated, according to a copy of the autopsy report obtained by The ...


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