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ANALYSIS OF THE ARGUMENTS By Amy Howe December 8, 2021 at 4:42 p.m. Michael Bindas advocates on behalf of parents who wish to send their children to religious schools. (Art link) The Supreme Court heard argument on Wednesday in a challenge to a Maine program that pays tuition fees for some students to attend a …

Senator Amy Klobuchar suggested that codifying abortion rights into law might be the solution to protect access to abortion. Klobuchar said some “pro-choice Republicans” have shown support for the idea. His comments come as the US Supreme Court heard arguments last week in a case that could bankrupt Roe v. Wade. Loading Something is loading. …

Angelo Castillo, Commissioner, Pembroke Pines Last week: Those whom we elect are entrusted with the solemn duty of creating their own districts. When they abuse their power by gerrymandering, just to serve themselves or their political party, they are breaking their oath and committing a serious sin against democracy. More than any other, three policies …

Illustration of Mother Jones; Getty Fight disinformation. Get a daily rundown of the facts that matter. Register for free Mother Jones newsletter. The Supreme Court has long been expected to try to be a little subtle as it grapples with unraveling abortion rights – whether Chief Justice John Roberts’ concern for his legacy, or the …

The Supreme Court hears a case on December 1, 2021, regarding a Mississippi abortion law that poses a legal challenge to Roe v. Wade. (Photo by Stefani Reynolds / Getty Images Morgan Marietta, University of Massachusetts Lowell Since the Supreme Court recognized a constitutional right to abortion nearly 50 years ago, a powerful legal movement …

WASHINGTON – Both sides tell the Supreme Court there is no common ground in Wednesday’s abortion confrontation. Judges can either reaffirm the constitutional right to abortion or erase it altogether. Roe v. Wade, the landmark 1973 decision that declared a national abortion right, faces its most serious challenge in 30 years in a court with …

Oregon’s 6th Congressional District, newly created earlier this year. By JULIA SHUMWAYFrom the chronicle of the capital of Oregon Oregon’s new legislative limits are set for the next 10 years after the Oregon Supreme Court on Monday rejected two challenges to maps approved by Legislative Democrats. The Supreme Court ruling means Democrats stand a good …

On Friday, November 5, a memorial service was held in honor of former US Secretary of State and Four-Star General Colin Powell at the Washington National Cathedral. Speakers spoke of Powell’s leadership, patriotism and family values, creating an image of an extraordinary human being, a man of the people and for his country. Powell’s son …

Since the Supreme Court recognized a constitutional right to abortion nearly 50 years ago, a powerful legal movement has sought to overturn the ruling, while abortion rights advocates have fought to protect it. On December 1, 2021, the court will hear a case that many say will force the Conservative justices – who now command …

Senator Sheldon Whitehouse is fighting to end the “black money” that he says plagues the Supreme Court. The Rhode Island Democrat refers to private groups using anonymous donations to defend their interests in the highest court. Whitehouse spoke with Insider in a recent interview to discuss his perspective. Loading Something is loading. We are really …