US Supreme Court

Common Dreams staff
In the latest legal blow to President Donald Trump's attempt to institute a controversial immigration and travel ban targeting seven predominantly Muslim nations, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday unanimously sided with a lower court which earlier this week imposed an injunction against Trump's executive order. Reuters reports : The...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
U.S. President Donald Trump's own Supreme Court nominee is concerned about his attacks on the judiciary system. (Photo: Reuters)
U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday once again lashed out on his critics,...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Legal briefs were pouring into a federal appellate court in San Francisco...

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Even as Antonin Scalia led his right-wing cohorts in trying to gut the Voting Rights Act, labeling it a “perpetuation of racial entitlement,” Obama and Congressional leaders unveiled a statue of civil rights icon Rosa Parks across town. The law was challenged by Alabama officials who argued "the problem to which the Voting Rights Act was addressed is solved.” Uh, right.