Following the decision to overturn Roe v. Wade most Americans want a reform of the Supreme Court with the adoption of term limits.
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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.
The Supreme Court Wednesday dramatically increased state power over Native American tribes and undercut its own 2020 ruling.
The summer will be legally and politically charged particularly with the January 6 committee hearings scheduled to begin June 9.
The Supreme Court will decide next week whether to settle the debate about the power of state legislatures in federal elections.
The court ruled that a federal limit on candidates using campaign donations post-elections to repay personal debts was unconstitutional.
The Supreme Court wants to strike down abortion rights. This energizes the debate on how to cut down on its conservative slant.
Anyone who says that the evolution of law has nothing to do with politics is either very corrupt or very stupid. Laws evolved through the centuries.
Congress should impeach judges who act like that because it is not good behavior, and they were asked not to act that way when they were confirmed.
Over the last decade, the Supreme Court has significantly harmed the Voting Rights Act’s effectiveness, and things could get worse.
Now, Republicans have a chance to turn the tables, criticizing the role played by Demand Justice, which also doesn’t disclose its donors.