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SCOTUS Gives Indiana Pro-Life Laws A Second Chance

SCOTUS Gives Indiana Pro-Life Laws A Second Chance

Mary Margaret Olohan |Social Issues Reporter . The United States Supreme Court has given the state of Indiana a second chance to review pro-life legislation formerly blocked by a lower court. SCOTUS threw out the Chicago-based 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals’ ruling blocking two Republican backed, pro-life laws Thursday, Reuters reported. One of these laws […]

SCOTUS Rejects Request From California Church To Block Worship Restrictions

SCOTUS Rejects Request From California Church To Block Worship Restrictions

Mary Margaret Olohan |Social Issues Reporter . The Supreme Court rejected a request from a church to block California’s restrictions on religious services. South Bay United Pentecostal Church of Chula Vista, California, filed a petition over Memorial Day weekend saying that Gov. Gavin Newsom’s coronavirus restrictions “arbitrarily discriminate against places of worship in violation of […]

DACA – SCOTUS Oral Argument Tomorrow Department of Homeland Security v. Regents of U. of Calif.

DACA – SCOTUS Oral Argument Tomorrow Department of Homeland Security v. Regents of U. of Calif.

Tomorrow morning, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral argument on whether President Trump has the power to undo the Obama Administration’s illegal amnesty program known as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (“DACA”). Our firm filed four amicus briefs supporting the Trump Administration at various stages of the DACA litigation, our most recent brief having […]

Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch:  “Role of Justices is to Interpret the Law”

Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch:  “Role of Justices is to Interpret the Law”

By Michael Hernandez SIMI VALLEY—“The role of justices is to interpret the law and not make it” using the Constitution for “faithful interpretation” said U.S. Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch at a Sept. 10 event held at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library.  “Judges are not supposed to be politicians.  My job is to enforce all […]

Finally, the Supreme Court is taking up gun rights again

Finally, the Supreme Court is taking up gun rights again

    By JAMES PHILLIPS AND JOHN YOO Editor’s Note: We don’t ordinarily applaud LA Times editorials,. but here’s one we can get behind … On Tuesday, the Supreme Court granted review of a case involving the constitutional right to keep and bear arms. The case challenges a New York City  law that prohibits transporting handguns, even licensed […]

Antonio Sabato Jr. Has A Message for Democrats and The President [VIDEO]

Antonio Sabato Jr. Has A Message for Democrats and The President [VIDEO]

Stephanie Hamill | Video Columnist Actor and California congressional candidate Antonio Sabato Jr. dropped by the Daily Caller Studio to discuss his campaign, the SCOTUS Nominee and President Trump. “I’m sick of professional politicians who care nothing about their local community,” said Sabato.    Sabato, a Republican, is running against incumbent Democrat Julia Brownley to represent […]

Gerrymandering in the United States

Gerrymandering in the United States

    By Jim Sullivan There is no such thing as a perfect political system, and the United States is no exception to that rule.  As a matter of fact, both the United States and India are currently widely considered to be dysfunctional democracies. We need not look far for evidence of political dysfunction in […]

Trump the Politician: Anti-Abortion vs. Anti-Immigration

Trump the Politician: Anti-Abortion vs. Anti-Immigration

  by Thomas L. Knapp In early June,  Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission (“the gay wedding cake case”) soaked up most of the Supreme Court decision media limelight, even though (or perhaps because) the court’s ruling doesn’t really dispose of the major issues in the case. Another case, also not decided on its […]

Will Janus open the right-to-work door?

Will Janus open the right-to-work door?

. By Larry Sand A lawsuit on track to be heard by the Supreme Court could free all public employees from paying forced union dues. The Friedrichs lawsuit should have done the trick. The case, which would have made belonging to a public employee union optional as a condition of employment nationwide, was set to […]

California Magazine Ban Saga: State Bans Repair Kits, NRA Sues Again

California Magazine Ban Saga: State Bans Repair Kits, NRA Sues Again

By BillJ   Back in February, San Francisco sued a number of online retailers who were advertising standard-capacity magazines, and now they’ve won. The retailers are henceforth barred from advertising the mag repair kits in CA, so if you want to repair your grandfathered magazines you’ll have to go out of state, I guess. The […]

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