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Supreme Court to decide if Congress can get secret Russia grand jury materials

A House committee controlled by Democrats wants to see secret documents that it says could lead to another impeachment inquiry.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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SCOTUS Takes Up House Bid For Mueller Grand Jury Docs

The Supreme Court agreed to hear arguments in a case deciding whether Congress will get access to evidence gathered during the Mueller investigation, the court said on Thursday. The move comes after the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals found in March that the House Judiciary Committee could see evidence gathered by a grand jury empaneled by the special counsel. The Justice Department has been withholding the full, underlying evidence from the investigation since the publication of the Mueller re...
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Why Do People Want to See Donald Trump’s Tax Returns?

This story first appeared at ProPublica. ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story newsletter to receive stories like this one in your inbox. The Supreme Court is expected to rule on two cases regarding access to President Donald Trump’s tax filings soon. At the heart of the cases: Can House committees and a New York grand jury subpoena financial institutions for Trump’s personal and business tax filings? If the Supreme Court rules against Trump, ...
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SCOTUS blocks House from seeing secret Mueller grand jury documents until hearing

Grand jury material from former special counsel Robert Mueller won't be released to the Democratic-led House of Representatives at least for now, after the Supreme Court on Thursday granted the Trump administration's request to take up the case next term.
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Supreme Court to Hear Case on Release of Full Mueller Report

The move almost certainly means that blacked-out passages requested by Congress will stay secret at least until after the presidential election.
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Supreme Court rejects Texas Democrats' request to speed up consideration of vote by mail case

The US Supreme Court on Thursday denied a request from Texas Democrats to expedite a case concerning access to vote by mail in the state amid the coronavirus pandemic.
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Supreme Court blocks House from seeing secret Mueller grand jury documents until hearing

Grand jury material from former special counsel Robert Mueller won't be released to the Democratic-led House of Representatives at least for now, after the Supreme Court on Thursday granted the Trump administration's request to take up the case next term.
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Supreme Court blocks House from seeing secret Mueller grand jury documents until hearing this fall

Grand jury material from former special counsel Robert Mueller won't be released to the Democratic-led House of Representatives at least for now, after the Supreme Court on Thursday granted the Trump administration's request to take up the case next term.
Tags: Supreme Court, Cnn, House, House Of Representatives, Trump, Mueller, Robert Mueller


Canada: Supreme Court Finds Uber Arbitration Agreement Invalid Due To Unconscionability; Declines To Consider Whether Agreement Also Invalid As It Contracts Out Of ESA Protections - CCPartners

On June 26, 2020, the Supreme Court of Canada (the "SCC") released its much-anticipated decision in Uber Technologies Inc. v Heller. This case considers the enforceability of a mandatory...
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UK: Supreme Court Decision: Regeneron V Kymab - Marks & Clerk

The Supreme Court has handed down judgment in Regeneron v Kymab, the latest instalment in a long-running global patent dispute between US biotechnology behemoth Regeneron
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Susan Collins Cast the Crucial Vote for Brett Kavanaugh. His Biggest Backers Returned the Favor.

Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) has been the object of liberal ire since her 2018 vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. Now in a tight re-election fight, whatever hopes she might have had of putting that episode behind her were dashed this week, when now-Justice Kavanaugh cast a dissenting vote in the Supreme Court’s latest decision to uphold the legal framework that grants access to women seeking abortions.But the legacy of Collins’ vote on Kavanaugh hasn’t been all bad for the longti...
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United States: HiQ Files Opposition Brief With Supreme Court In LinkedIn CFAA Data Scraping Dispute - Proskauer Rose LLP

Last week, hiQ Labs, Inc. ("hiQ") filed its brief urging the Supreme Court to deny LinkedIn Corp.'s ("LinkedIn") petition for a writ of certiorari in the Ninth Circuit's blockbuster ruling in...
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United States: All's Fair In Crime And Disgorgement: Supreme Court Upholds SEC's Authority To Disgorge Ill-Gotten Gains With Limitations - Duane Morris LLP

On June 22, 2020, the Supreme Court, in an 8 to 1 decision, held in Liu v. SEC that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC" or "Commission")
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United States: Supreme Court Preserves But Limits SEC Disgorgement Power - Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton

In Liu v. Securities & Exchange Comm'n, No. 18-1501, 2020 WL 3405845 (U.S. June 22, 2020), the United States Supreme Court upheld the authority of the Securities and Exchange Commission...
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COVID pandemic is no time to ask the Supreme Court to kill Obamacare

Donald Trump's cruelty in handling the coronavirus now extends to millions who have lost their jobs and employer-sponsored health insurance: Our view         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Biden team putting together list of Black female court picks

Joe Biden said Tuesday that his team is putting together a list of potential options for his first Supreme Court nominee, which he has already pledged will be a Black woman. Biden had previously committed that one of his first acts as president would be to nominate a Black woman to serve on the country’s highest court, but he had resisted calls from advocacy groups to commit to releasing a full list of options during the campaign. In contrast, President Donald Trump pledged earlier this month ...
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Supreme Court ruling gives significant win to school choice movement

In a 5-4 ruling, The Supreme Court shut down the ban on taxpayer funding for religious schools.
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Supreme Court Ruling Gives Religious Schools More Access to State Aid

Religious schools are not exempt from access to scholarships and funds intended for private schools, the justices ruled, in a victory for conservatives.
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SCOTUS sides with Booking.com in key trademark case

The Supreme Court sided with Booking.com on Tuesday, green-lighting the booking accommodations website to trademark the generic term associated with their domain name.
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Supreme Court sides with Booking.com in key trademark case

The Supreme Court sided with Booking.com on Tuesday, green-lighting the booking accommodations website to trademark the generic term associated with their domain name.
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The Supreme Court decision on Trump's tax records just got even more urgent

Reports that the Russians bribed the Taliban with bounties for killing US service members were stunning -- and not just because of the alleged targeting of American soldiers, but because the Trump administration apparently did nothing to retaliate against Russia.
Tags: News, Supreme Court, US, Taliban, Stories, Trump


Supreme Court opens door to state funding for religious schools

In a ruling that will open the door to more public funding for religious education, the Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled in favor of parents in Montana seeking to use a state scholarship program to send their children to religious schools.
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READ: Supreme Court opinion on funding for religious schools

The Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled in favor of parents in Montana seeking to use a state scholarship program to send their children to religious schools.
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Supreme Court Strikes Down Limits on State Aid to Religious Schools

The case was the court’s latest on whether the Constitution allows the states to exclude religious groups from government programs.
Tags: News, Supreme Court, Montana, Missouri, Discrimination, Roberts, Playgrounds, Education (K-12, Private and Sectarian Schools, Constitution (US, Religion-State Relations, John G Jr, Stillwater Christian School


The Supreme Court decision on Trump's tax records just became more urgent than ever

The American people deserve to know the truth about Trump and Russia. And to find the truth we need to follow the money. Now, the Supreme Court will decide whether the truth -- or partisan politics -- will win out before the American people go to the polls this November, writes John Avlon.
Tags: Supreme Court, Russia, Cnn, Trump


Supreme Court makes religious school education eligible for public aid

The court did not require states to fund religious education, ruling only that programs cannot favor private secular schools over religious ones.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Supreme Court Rules That State Aid to Private Schools Must Include Religious Schools

The case was the court’s latest on whether the Constitution allows the states to exclude religious groups from government programs.
Tags: News, Supreme Court, Montana, Missouri, Discrimination, Roberts, Mont, Playgrounds, Education (K-12, Private and Sectarian Schools, Constitution (US, Religion-State Relations, John G Jr, Stillwater Christian School (Kalispell


Trump hoping for Supreme Court vacancy as way to boost a flagging campaign

As the Supreme Court hands his administration successive defeats at the same time his political standing craters, President Donald Trump has begun to raise both publicly and privately the potential boon another nomination to the panel this year might provide.
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Tuesday round-up

Yesterday the Supreme Court released decisions in three cases, including one of the highest-profile cases of the term. In June Medical Services v. Russo, the court, by a vote of 5-4, struck down a Louisiana law requiring physicians who perform abortions to have admitting privileges at a local hospital. Amy Howe analyzes the opinion for this blog, in a post that first appeared at Howe on the Court. Mariam Marshedi provides an analysis at Subscript Law. Ronn Blitzer and others report at Fox News t...
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Supreme Court Gives Religious Schools More Access to State Aid

Religious schools should have the same access to scholarships and funds as other private schools, the justices ruled, in a victory for conservatives.
Tags: News, Supreme Court, Montana, Discrimination, Freedom Of Religion, Roberts, Mont, Scholarships and Fellowships, Education (K-12, Supreme Court (US, First Amendment (US Constitution, Private and Sectarian Schools, Constitution (US, Religion-State Relations, Constitutional Amendments, John G Jr



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