In a 5-4 vote on November 19, the Supreme Court declined to block a new Texas law that imposes some moderate restrictions on abortion. Consequently, the law will remain in effect pending an appeal at the Fifth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans.
A legal scholar has asserted that President Obama’s announced "fix" for the fumble he caused in his ObamaCare rollout is unconstitutional.
Seattle is the latest metropolitan area to take money from the DHS to install sophisticated surveillance equipment.
The New York State Court of Appeals in Albany will begin hearing arguments next week in a bid by a Fox News journalist to squash a subpoena that would require her to ultimately reveal her sources behind a report she did on Aurora, Colorado, gunman James Holmes. Jana Winter will be asking the New York court to determine that New York’s strong policy of protecting the identity of confidential sources should also protect her from having to testify in Colorado, where she could be ordered to reveal her sources.
The U.S. Supreme Court is taking up a case November 6 challenging prayer uttered during local government meetings, and their decision could have a far-reaching impact on religious liberty in America.
Scholars are pointing out eery similarities between Hitler's gun-grabbing policies and recent U.S. attempts to disarm civilians.