New Hampshire Supreme Court overturns former lawmaker’s domestic violence, assault convictions

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The New Hampshire Supreme Court on Thursday reversed a former state senator’s convictions on domestic violence and simple assault, saying the trial judge was wrong to deny his request to instruct the jury on a self-defense argument. The court sent Jeff Woodburn’s case back for a new trial on the misdemeanors. Woodburn did not challenge … Read more

How Ginsburg’s death and Kavanaugh’s maneuvering shaped the Supreme Court’s reversal of Roe v. Wade and abortion rights

Editor’s Note: Adapted from “NINE BLACK ROBES: Inside the Supreme Court’s Drive to the Right and Its Historic Consequences,” by Joan Biskupic, to be published April 4 by William Morrow. CNN  —  Within days of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s memorial service in late September 2020, boxes of her files and other office possessions were moved … Read more

Video: Supreme Court justice draws laughs during hearing on Jack Danie’s trademark infringement

SCOTUS justice draws laughs during hearing on Jack Daniel’s trademark infringement The Supreme Court delved into the complexities of federal trademark law in a case concerning a poop-themed dog toy that resembles a Jack Daniel’s bottle, at times erupting into laughter as the justices explored how much protection should be given to parodists that rip … Read more

Arizona Supreme Court Declines Most Of Kari Lake’s Appeal Over Gov’s Race

PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Supreme Court has declined to hear most of Republican Kari Lake’s appeal in a challenge of her defeat in the governor’s race, but revived a claim that was dismissed by a trial court. In an order Wednesday, the state’s highest court said a lower-court had erroneously dismissed Lake’s claim challenging … Read more

Record-breaking Wisconsin Supreme Court race could decide abortion rights and 2024 rules in key battleground

Madison, Wisconsin CNN  —  In one of the nation’s most important political battlegrounds, the future of election laws, abortion rights and more could hinge on the outcome of an April race for a seat that will determine control of the state Supreme Court. Power in Wisconsin – the state that was the tipping point in … Read more

Cruz to introduce constitutional amendment to prevent Democrats from packing Supreme Court

Student-Loan Forgiveness at the Supreme Court

Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, is leading a group of Republican senators in introducing a constitutional amendment that would rebuff any attempt by a future president or Congress to pack the United States Supreme Court. Cruz’s proposed amendment simply states, “the Supreme Court of the United States shall be composed of nine justices.” The amendment is … Read more

Jack Daniel’s to defend its good name against chewy dog toy in US Supreme Court — RT Business News

Lawyers for distiller Jack Daniel’s will take on a pet accessory maker in the highest US court on Wednesday. The famous whiskey brand claims that the “Bad Spaniels Silly Squeaker” dog toy with its poop-themed jokes violates federal trademark law, according to an entry on the US Supreme Court website. The product in question, a … Read more

Jack Daniel’s takes ‘Bad Spaniels’ dog toy parody to the Supreme Court

Washington CNN  —  Lawyers for Jack Daniel’s will argue to the Supreme Court on Wednesday that a dog toy company violated federal trademark law when it parodied the distiller’s bottle to sell a “Bad Spaniels Silly Squeaker” toy replete with poop-themed jokes. The case pits the rights of a famous trademark holder against the First … Read more

Justice Department asks Supreme Court to overturn domestic violence gun ruling

Montana AG Austin Knudsen to sue Biden administration over gun executive order

The Department of Justice has filed a petition with the U.S. Supreme Court seeking a review of a lower court decision that struck down a federal law banning people under domestic violence restraining orders from owning firearms.  A three-judge panel of the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled last month that people under domestic … Read more

India’s Coming Battle Over Its Supreme Court – The Diplomat

India’s Coming Battle Over Its Supreme Court

Advertisement The Supreme Court of India has been the subject of controversy over the remit of its powers in recent years. Over the past few decades, the scope of the judiciary has expanded to such an extent as to call into question the doctrines of separation of powers, checks and balances, and democratic legitimacy. At … Read more