Trump filed request for Supreme Court to fast-track consideration of several lawsuits challenging election results. The Court rejected the request flatly.
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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.
SCOTUS in 6-3 ruling on ideological lines Friday threw out lawsuit seeking to block Trump’s plan to exclude illegal immigrants from next count for congressional district allocation.
The Supreme Court Friday unanimously rejected a last ditch effort to overturn the election in four battle-ground states in favour of Trump brought by Texas.
The latest in the line of Judges to throw out Trump’s election lawsuits is Pennsylvania Federal Judge Stephanos Bibas who was appointed by Trump.
US Supreme Court justices sounded skeptical Monday that Trump could categorically exclude people living in the country illegally from the population count.
Trump has targeted the certification process of the elections which he lost but has lost lawsuit after lawsuit the latest being in Pennsylvania.
The Senate on Monday voted to confirm Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, solidifying a conservative majority on the high court for a generation.
The Supreme Court should never have had the option to decide whether or not to pass Citizens United because of the effect that it had on the country.
The Senate Judiciary Committee has approved Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s nomination. The vote was boycotted by the Democrats on the committee.
Trump nominated Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court in replacement of the late Ruth B. Ginsburg aiming to solidify the 6-3 conservative majority.