A national survey conducted on Thursday and Friday, 63 percent of adults favor term or age limits for Supreme Court justices.
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The Supreme Court is the highest court in the US and has ultimate appellate jurisdiction over all federal courts and over state court cases involving issues of federal law. Also see our articles on Antonin Scalia and also on the Supreme Court case known as Citizens United.
Virginia has enacted legislation to reinstate key provisions of the federal Voting Rights Act struck down by the Supreme Court in 2013.
Georgia recently signed into law a new piece of legislation making it harder to vote. Past Supreme Court decisions paved the way.
There has never been a case before the Supreme Court on presidential debates. But this situation has changed with a new lawsuit.
The case is on whether a California law requiring charities to report names and addresses of their major donors is unconstitutional.
Is the current system for selecting Supreme Court Justices up to par? What if instead of our current system, every President instead got to pick two Supreme Court seats?
Indiana is one of seven states that allows people 65+ to vote by mail ballot (without excuse), but does not allow younger voters to do so.
This precedent would have helped in Florida in 2020, when the Party for Socialism & Liberation sued over FEC recognition requirement.
Conservatives have attempted to undo hard-won advances that have helped make the promise of democracy a reality for all US citizens.
The Supreme Court is set to hear a new case that will define the type of judicial restrictions legislation making it harder to vote will face.