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Internet will cease to exist if Texas Supreme Court allows Texas to censor its law. Or not.

A flag waves outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, U.S., May 3, 2022. REUTERS/Evelyn HocksteinRegister now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comLaw firmsRelated documents(Reuters) – As the U.S. Supreme Court mulls Big Tech’s emergency bid to halt the imminent enforcement of Texas’ anti-censorship law for large social media companies, the law’s potential impact is…

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Supreme Court side with Ted Cruz and strikes campaign finance rule

Washington The Supreme Court’s conservative majority sided Monday with Republican Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas and struck down a provision of federal campaign finance law, a ruling that a dissenting justice said runs the risk of causing “further disrepute” to American politics.The court, by a 6-3 vote, said the provision Mr. Cruz challenged limiting the…

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Russian court extends Brittney Griner’s pre-trial detention

US basketball star’s lawyer says he believes one-month extension indicates the case would come to trial soon.Published On 13 May 202213 May 2022A Russian court has extended Brittney Griner’s pre-trial detention by one month, a lawyer for the US basketball star has said. Alexander Boykov told The Associated Press news agency on Friday that he…

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California’s gun sales age is lowered by a court

Los Angeles A U.S. appeals court ruled Wednesday that California’s ban on the sale of semiautomatic weapons to adults under 21 is unconstitutional.In a 2-1 ruling, a panel of the San Francisco-based 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said Wednesday the law violates the Second Amendment right to bear arms and a San Diego judge…

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Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts Confirms Abortion Draft Authenticity With Plans To Launch An Investigation About Who Leaked It

Following the explosive news that the Supreme Court has a draft to potentially overturn the historic abortion rights law Roe v. Wade, Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts officially confirmed that the draft was authentic. The Supreme Court Chief Justice also announced that a full investigation is now underway involving the FBI and the CIA…

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According to a draft opinion cited in a Media Report

WASHINGTON — A draft opinion suggests the U.S. Supreme Court could be poised to overturn the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade case that legalized abortion nationwide, according to a Politico report released Monday. A decision to overrule Roe would lead to abortion bans in roughly half the states and could have huge ramifications for this…

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Supreme Court Set to Overturn Roe v Wade, Leaked Opinion Says

Anti-abortion activists rally outside the U.S. Supreme Court during the 49th annual March for Life rally on January 21, 2022 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Drew Angerer / Getty Images)A leaked draft majority opinion indicates that the Supreme Court has voted to overturn Roe v. Wade, the foundational 1973 decision legalizing the right to abortion in…

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India has court backlog of 40 million cases, chief justice says | Reuters

A lawyer holds a book as he waits to enter the Arthur Road jail in Mumbai April 16, 2009. REUTERS/Arko Datta/FilesRegister now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comNEW DELHI, April 30 (Reuters) – India has more than 40 million cases pending in lower courts, the country’s chief justice said on Saturday, highlighting a huge backlog…

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New York high court says Democrats gerrymandered, tosses map

Albany, N.Y. New York’s highest court on Wednesday rejected new congressional maps that had widely been seen as favoring Democrats, largely agreeing with Republican voters who argued the district boundaries were unconstitutionally gerrymandered.The decision may delay New York’s primary elections by as much as two months and is likely a hammer-blow to Democrats’ national redistricting hopes, which…

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The Supreme Court Might Reject Immigrants, But Not Out of Goodness

On the second-to-last day of oral arguments for the current Supreme Court term, the justices addressed a challenge to the Trump administration’s Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP), better known as the “Remain in Mexico” policy. The MPP, for those privileged enough to have forgotten about it, instructed the Department of Homeland Security to catch noncitizens, many…