Tag archive for ‘Supreme Court’
By news On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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Senate race in Alabama exposes Republican rift

(Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump is due to travel to Alabama on Friday to whip up votes in a Senate race that has laid bare the rift between the Republican party’s leadership and its anti-establishment More...

By news On Tuesday, September 19th, 2017
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Wisconsin appeals court upholds state’s ‘right-to-work’ law

CHICAGO (Reuters) – A Wisconsin appeals court on Tuesday upheld the state’s “right-to-work” law, which bars mandatory union membership and prohibits unions or employers from requiring non-members to More...

By news On Monday, September 18th, 2017
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Fight over electoral district boundaries heads to Supreme Court

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – It is a political practice nearly as old as the United States – manipulating the boundaries of legislative districts to help one party tighten its grip on power in a move called More...

By news On Monday, September 18th, 2017
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Fight over electoral district boundaries heads to Supreme Court

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – It is a political practice nearly as old as the United States – manipulating the boundaries of legislative districts to help one party tighten its grip on power in a move called More...

By news On Monday, September 18th, 2017
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Wife of ousted PM Sharif wins by-election in test of support for ruling party

LAHORE, Pakistan (Reuters) – The wife of ousted Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Sunday captured his parliamentary seat with a reduced majority in a by-election seen as a test of support for the Sharif More...

By news On Sunday, September 17th, 2017
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Fight over electoral district boundaries heads to top U.S. court

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – It is a political practice nearly as old as the United States – manipulating the boundaries of legislative districts to help one party tighten its grip on power in a move called More...

By news On Friday, September 15th, 2017
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Trump says travel ban should be ‘larger, tougher and more specific’

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday pushed back against efforts to rein in his administration’s ban on people entering the United States from six Muslim-majority countries that More...

By news On Friday, September 15th, 2017
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New charges against Brazil’s Temer to be filed Thursday: sources

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s top federal prosecutor will charge President Michel Temer before the Supreme Court with obstruction of justice and racketeering later on Thursday in a corruption case, two More...

By news On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017
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U.S. Supreme Court allows broad Trump refugee ban

WASHINGTON/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed President Donald Trump to broadly implement a ban on refugees entering the country from around the world. The justices granted More...

By news On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017
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Supreme Court justice temporarily preserves Trump refugee ban

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy on Monday provided a temporary reprieve for President Trump’s order blocking most refugees from entering the United States, putting on hold More...