scotus

  1. Ralph47

    Finally! Reasonable Travel Ban Upheld By SCOTUS

    Cool! The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld President Trump’s controversial travel ban affecting several mostly Muslim countries, offering a limited endorsement of the president’s executive authority in one of the hardest-fought battles of this term. The 5-4 ruling marks the first major...
  2. myp

    SCOTUS takes up gay marriage

    As prop 8 of California comes into question: Justices take up gay marriage for the first time | Reuters
  3. myp

    Religious challenge to Obamacare picks up steam as SCOTUS clears way for challenge

    Christian college Liberty University is heading the battle against Obamacare and its funding for contraception and abortions. http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/11/26/us-usa-court-healthcare-idUSBRE8AP0NX20121126
  4. myp

    SCOTUS stands by insurance mandate, 5-4

    All Americans will be required to have insurance by 2014 or will have to pay a penalty. http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-06-28/obama-s-health-care-overhaul-upheld-by-u-s-supreme-court.html Edit: States will not have the gun-to-the-head with medicaid expansion though. SCOTUS ruled that they...
  5. myp

    SCOTUS upholds some parts of Arizona law, throws out others

    Big day on the SCOTUS front today as the court has announced its ruling on the Arizona law and is expected to release a decision on the ACA ("Obamacare") soon also. On the Arizona law, they upheld key components but also threw out some parts...