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Daily Herald
Gillibrand got a fight she wants after Trump's fiery tweet- In this July 13, 2009, file photo, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrnd, D-N.Y., right, int
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
- In this July 13, 2009, file photo, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrnd, D-N.Y., right, introduces then-Supreme Court Nominee Sonia Sotomayor on Capitol Hill in Washington, during her confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee. Sen.... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Trump poised to set record for appeals court judgesBarack Obama, who successfully appointed three appeals court judges in his firs
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
Barack Obama, who successfully appointed three appeals court judges in his first year in office in 2009, as well as Justice Sonia Sotomayor. Obama followed up with 13 appeals court appointments in his second year in 2010. Richard Nixon and John F.... Read more
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Roll Call
Trump Poised to Set Record for Appeals Court JudgesBarack Obama, who successfully appointed three appeals court judges in his firs
Roll Call / Posted 3 days ago
Barack Obama, who successfully appointed three appeals court judges in his first year in office in 2009, as well as Justice Sonia Sotomayor. Obama followed up with 13 appeals court appointments in his second year in 2010. Richard Nixon and John F.... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Another view: The Supreme Court's privacy case shows Congress needs to draw new linesinvasive information than it was able to decades ago. It’s true that location r
Northwest Herald / Posted 3 days ago
invasive information than it was able to decades ago. It’s true that location records can vary in precision. But as Justice Sonia Sotomayor noted, that information may grow more and more accurate as technology continues to develop. During arguments... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
The government can track you on your cell phone. Doesn’t that invade digital privacy?of our deposits and withdrawals, without a warrant because a third party (the b
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
of our deposits and withdrawals, without a warrant because a third party (the bank) has the information. As Justice Sonia Sotomayor pointed out in her separate opinion in United States v. Jones, the third-party doctrine “is ill suited to the... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Nervous About Traffic Stops? I Am. You Should Be Too - Commentary Nervous About Traffic Stops? I Am. You Should Be Too By John W. Whitehead November 27 2017 “ Quit resisting .”—Cops yell at compliant young man who was thrown to the ground beaten...police officers to stop drivers who appear nervous, provided they provide a pal
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
police officers to stop drivers who appear nervous, provided they provide a palatable pretext for doing so. Justice Sonia Sotomayor was the lone objector in the case. Dissenting in Heien, Sotomayor warned, “Giving officers license to effect... Read more
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FOX News
Is Masterpiece Cakeshop case about the First Amendment or discrimination against sexual orientation?it was quickly answered by their tough inquiries. The liberals tended to domina
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
it was quickly answered by their tough inquiries. The liberals tended to dominate this section – especially Justices Sonia Sotomayor and Elana Kagan – and asked many probing questions to see how far the attorneys would go in defending... Read more
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FOX News
Is Masterpiece Cakeshop case about the First Amendment or discrimination against sexual orientation?it was quickly answered by their tough inquiries. The liberals tended to domina
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
it was quickly answered by their tough inquiries. The liberals tended to dominate this section – especially Justices Sonia Sotomayor and Elana Kagan – and asked many probing questions to see how far the attorneys would go in defending... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Hellmich: Yes, Sauk Valley, there is an American DreamF. Scott Fitzgerald’s “The Great Gatsby.” We come to admire real-life success
SaukValley.com / Posted 6 days ago
F. Scott Fitzgerald’s “The Great Gatsby.” We come to admire real-life success stories like Oprah Winfrey, Steve Jobs and Sonia Sotomayor. In short, we graduate from childhood innocence with a secure belief that we (and everyone else) can realize... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Yes, there is an American DreamF. Scott Fitzgerald’s “The Great Gatsby.” We come to admire real-life success
SaukValley.com / Posted 6 days ago
F. Scott Fitzgerald’s “The Great Gatsby.” We come to admire real-life success stories like Oprah Winfrey, Steve Jobs and Sonia Sotomayor. In short, we graduate from childhood innocence with a secure belief that we (and everyone else) can realize... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Trump travel ban and his tweets argued at federal appeals courtadministration if the high court is asked to review the merits of the policy.
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
administration if the high court is asked to review the merits of the policy. Only two justices, Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor, noted their dissent. At the 4th Circuit on Friday, Mooppan pointed out that challengers had alerted the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Trump travel ban and his tweets argued at federal appeals courtadministration if the high court is asked to review the merits of the policy.
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
administration if the high court is asked to review the merits of the policy. Only two justices, Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor, noted their dissent. At the 4th Circuit on Friday, Mooppan pointed out that challengers had alerted the... Read more
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The Washington Times
Supreme Court says Trump administration can withhold DACA docs for nowhad ordered the government to turn over the documents in October, but the Trump
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
had ordered the government to turn over the documents in October, but the Trump administration requested a stay. Justice Sonia Sotomayor, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Justice Elena Kagan and Justice Stephen G. Breyer voted against the... Read more
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New York Daily News
Supreme Court blocks for now DACA case document disclosurerequired the documents be disclosed. Justice Stephen Breyer, writing on behalf
New York Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
required the documents be disclosed. Justice Stephen Breyer, writing on behalf of himself and justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan said the court's action Friday "abandons its practice of nonintervention in this kind of... Read more
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The Hill
The lawsuits against Trump's travel ban have finally run out of steambe clear, the Supreme Court didn’t rule on the merits and there’s no opinion, j
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
be clear, the Supreme Court didn’t rule on the merits and there’s no opinion, just a procedural order, with two justices (Sonia Sotomayor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg) dissenting. But if you read between the lines — and also consider what the court did... Read more
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The Hill
Travel ban lawsuits began as whirlwind, but will end as whimperbe clear, the Supreme Court didn’t rule on the merits and there’s no opinion, j
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
be clear, the Supreme Court didn’t rule on the merits and there’s no opinion, just a procedural order, with two justices (Sonia Sotomayor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg) dissenting. But if you read between the lines — and also consider what the court did... Read more
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metro
Trump's travel ban on six Muslim countries is now in full effectrelationship with someone in the United States could not be kept out of the cou
metro / Posted 7 days ago
relationship with someone in the United States could not be kept out of the country. Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor were the only two justices who would have left the lower court orders in place.Activists rally in Lafayette... Read more
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FOX News
Gay wedding cake Supreme Court case could be influenced by past litigationAnthony Kennedy delivered the opinion of the court along with Justices Ruth Bad
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
Anthony Kennedy delivered the opinion of the court along with Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer, Elena Kagan and Sonia Sotomayor. Chief Justice John Roberts along with Justices Clarence Thomas, Samuel Alito and the late Antonin Scalia... Read more
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FOX News
Who are the Supreme Court justices?by many to be a swing vote on the court. He’s been a Supreme Court justice long
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
by many to be a swing vote on the court. He’s been a Supreme Court justice longer than any current member.Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor Justice Sonia Sotomayor was nominated to the Supreme Court by former President Barack Obama in 2009. Sonia... Read more
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FOX News
Gay wedding cake Supreme Court case could be influenced by past litigationAnthony Kennedy delivered the opinion of the court along with Justices Ruth Bad
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
Anthony Kennedy delivered the opinion of the court along with Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer, Elena Kagan and Sonia Sotomayor. Chief Justice John Roberts along with Justices Clarence Thomas, Samuel Alito and the late Antonin Scalia... Read more
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FOX News
Who are the Supreme Court justices?Justice Clarence Thomas, Justice Stephen Breyer, Justice Elena Kagan (back row,
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
Justice Clarence Thomas, Justice Stephen Breyer, Justice Elena Kagan (back row, L-R), Justice Samuel Alito, Justice Sonia Sotomayor, and Justice Neil Gorsuch. (Reuters/Jonathan Ernst) The Supreme Court on Tuesday will begin to hear oral... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
OUTspoken: Let them eat cakesold. “Woah, the baker is engaged in speech, but the chef is not engaged in sp
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 7 days ago
sold. “Woah, the baker is engaged in speech, but the chef is not engaged in speech?” she asked incredulously. And Justice Sonia Sotomayor chimed in that one national sandwich chain refers to its workers as “sandwich artists.” Does their art form... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
What does it take to satisfy an award of attorney’s fees?been incongruous for Congress to leave district courts with substantial discret
SCOTUSblog / Posted 8 days ago
been incongruous for Congress to leave district courts with substantial discretion over fee allocation. However, Justice Sonia Sotomayor offered a contrary reading that Banner was quick to endorse, reasoning that whereas many of the... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Justices seen as leaning toward bakerof the proceeding betrayed how unnervingly unpredictable the outcome of this dr
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
of the proceeding betrayed how unnervingly unpredictable the outcome of this dramatically important case is. Justice Sonia Sotomayor asked the most questions of the morning, primarily aimed at shooting holes in the arguments of the attorney... Read more
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Roll Call
Kennedy’s Tough Questions Add Layer to Wedding Cake Argumentsit’s not speech,” Waggoner replied. “Some people may say that about cakes, you
Roll Call / Posted 9 days ago
it’s not speech,” Waggoner replied. “Some people may say that about cakes, you know?” Kagan said. Justice Sonia Sotomayor, who spoke at length during the arguments, questioned when the Supreme Court has ever given First Amendment... Read more
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The Washington Times
Anthony Kennedy likely to swing case of same-sex wedding cakeclient does,” said Justice Kagan. “Why wouldn’t … that also count?” “Because i
The Washington Times / Posted 9 days ago
client does,” said Justice Kagan. “Why wouldn’t … that also count?” “Because it’s not speech,” Ms. Waggoner said. Justice Sonia Sotomayor rejoined that a cake is just food. “In the end, its only purpose is to be eaten,” she said. Justice Stephen... Read more
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Canberra Times
Judges return to culture wars in wedding cake casecould claim a free speech right related to his custom-made cakes. "When have w
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
could claim a free speech right related to his custom-made cakes. "When have we ever given protection to a food?" Justice Sonia Sotomayor asked. The baker's lawyer, Kristen Waggoner, likened Phillips to an artist "creating a painting" on a... Read more
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The Hill
David Webb: Deep state’s targetinitially in the Obama administration. This was easily predictable with the di
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
initially in the Obama administration. This was easily predictable with the dissenting Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor. These dissenting justices did not even offer a written opinion. Fact is, there is no constitutional... Read more
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Slate
Kennedy Clashes With the Justice Department and the ACLU in Anti-Gay Baker Casepeople might say that about cakes, you know?” Kagan retorted. “When have we ev
Slate / Posted 9 days ago
people might say that about cakes, you know?” Kagan retorted. “When have we ever given protection to a food?” Justice Sonia Sotomayor followed up. “The primary purpose of a food of any kind is to be eaten. Now, some people might love the... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Supreme Court lets Trump's latest travel ban go into full effectpeople marginalized by this unlawful order," Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Ch
KERA North Texas / Posted 9 days ago
people marginalized by this unlawful order," Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin said. Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor said they would have denied the administration's request. Strong signal Monday's action sent a strong... Read more
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FOX News
Supreme Court torn over gay wedding cake case, Kennedy stresses need for religious ‘tolerance’to be a part of our community, of our civic community, there's certain behavior
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
to be a part of our community, of our civic community, there's certain behavior, conduct you can't engage in," said Justice Sonia Sotomayor. "And that includes not selling products that you sell to everyone else to people simply because of their... Read more
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FOX News
Supreme Court torn over gay wedding cake case, Kennedy stresses need for religious ‘tolerance’to be a part of our community, of our civic community, there's certain behavior
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
to be a part of our community, of our civic community, there's certain behavior, conduct you can't engage in," said Justice Sonia Sotomayor. "And that includes not selling products that you sell to everyone else to people simply because of their... Read more
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FOX News
Justices appear divided over appeal on hot-button wedding cake caseto be a part of our community, of our civic community, there's certain behavior
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
to be a part of our community, of our civic community, there's certain behavior, conduct you can't engage in," said Justice Sonia Sotomayor. "And that includes not selling products that you sell to everyone else to people simply because of their... Read more
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FOX News
Supreme Court appears divided over appeal on hot-button wedding cake caseto be a part of our community, of our civic community, there's certain behavior
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
to be a part of our community, of our civic community, there's certain behavior, conduct you can't engage in," said Justice Sonia Sotomayor. "And that includes not selling products that you sell to everyone else to people simply because of their... Read more
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CBS 58 Milwaukee
Baker and gay couple at court for cake argumentsKagan wanted to know: "Why is there no speech in creating a wonderful hairdo?"
CBS 58 Milwaukee / Posted 10 days ago
Kagan wanted to know: "Why is there no speech in creating a wonderful hairdo?" and "Where would you put a tailor?" Justice Sonia Sotomayor told Phillips' attorney: "The primary purpose of a food of any kind is to be eaten." 9:05 a.m. Protesters... Read more
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New York Daily News
Baker and gay couple at court for cake argumentsKagan wanted to know: "Why is there no speech in creating a wonderful hairdo?"
New York Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
Kagan wanted to know: "Why is there no speech in creating a wonderful hairdo?" and "Where would you put a tailor?" Justice Sonia Sotomayor told Phillips' attorney: "The primary purpose of a food of any kind is to be eaten." 9:05 a.m. Protesters... Read more
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CBS News
Supreme Court hears dispute over wedding cake for gay coupleKagan wanted to know, "Why is there no speech in creating a wonderful hairdo?"
CBS News / Posted 10 days ago
Kagan wanted to know, "Why is there no speech in creating a wonderful hairdo?" and "Where would you put a tailor?" Justice Sonia Sotomayor told Phillips' attorney: "The primary purpose of a food of any kind is to be eaten." Meanwhile, during a... Read more
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New York Daily News
Kennedy wrestling with baker's defenseKagan wanted to know: "Why is there no speech in creating a wonderful hairdo?"
New York Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
Kagan wanted to know: "Why is there no speech in creating a wonderful hairdo?" and "Where would you put a tailor?" Justice Sonia Sotomayor told Phillips' attorney: "The primary purpose of a food of any kind is to be eaten." 9:05 a.m. Protesters... Read more
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FOX News
Kennedy wrestling with baker's defenseKagan wanted to know: "Why is there no speech in creating a wonderful hairdo?"
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
Kagan wanted to know: "Why is there no speech in creating a wonderful hairdo?" and "Where would you put a tailor?" Justice Sonia Sotomayor told Phillips' attorney: "The primary purpose of a food of any kind is to be eaten." 9:05 a.m. Protesters... Read more
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FOX News
Kennedy wrestling with baker's defenseKagan wanted to know: "Why is there no speech in creating a wonderful hairdo?"
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
Kagan wanted to know: "Why is there no speech in creating a wonderful hairdo?" and "Where would you put a tailor?" Justice Sonia Sotomayor told Phillips' attorney: "The primary purpose of a food of any kind is to be eaten." 9:05 a.m. Protesters... Read more
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The Hill
Supreme Court takes on same-sex wedding cake casesaid makeup doesn’t convey speech, Kagan quipped that some people would say the
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
said makeup doesn’t convey speech, Kagan quipped that some people would say the same about a wedding cake. Justice Sonia Sotomayor, meanwhile, struggled with extending protections to food that’s main purpose is to be eaten. The couple... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Supreme Court allows full enforcement of Trump travel banImmigrants' Rights Project. The ACLU is representing some opponents of the ban.
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
Immigrants' Rights Project. The ACLU is representing some opponents of the ban. Just two justices, Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor, noted their disagreement with court orders allowing the latest policy to take full effect. The new policy... Read more
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Island Packet
Kennedy suggests skepticism of baker's defenseKagan wanted to know: "Why is there no speech in creating a wonderful hairdo?"
Island Packet / Posted 10 days ago
Kagan wanted to know: "Why is there no speech in creating a wonderful hairdo?" and "Where would you put a tailor?" Justice Sonia Sotomayor told Phillips' attorney: "The primary purpose of a food of any kind is to be eaten." 9:05 a.m. Protesters... Read more
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TribLIVE
Not a final ruling, but justices OK travel ban enforcementImmigrants' Rights Project. The ACLU is representing some opponents of the ban.
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
Immigrants' Rights Project. The ACLU is representing some opponents of the ban. Just two justices, Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor, noted their disagreement with court orders allowing the latest policy to take full effect. The new policy... Read more
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Op-Ed News
American Muslims dismayed at Supreme Court decision to implement Trump's Muslim Ban 3.0move swiftly to determine whether the latest ban was lawful, according to New Y
Op-Ed News / Posted 10 days ago
move swiftly to determine whether the latest ban was lawful, according to New York Times. Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor said they would have denied the administration's request to allow the latest ban to go into... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Not a final ruling, but justices OK travel ban enforcementImmigrants' Rights Project. The ACLU is representing some opponents of the ban.
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 10 days ago
Immigrants' Rights Project. The ACLU is representing some opponents of the ban. Just two justices, Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor, noted their disagreement with court orders allowing the latest policy to take full effect. The new policy... Read more
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Herald Sun
Trump’s ‘travel ban’ in full effectthe American people.” Picture: AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster Two liberal-leaning Sup
Herald Sun / Posted 10 days ago
the American people.” Picture: AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster Two liberal-leaning Supreme Court Justices, Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor, dissented and said they would have left the lower court orders in place. Attorney-General Jeff Sessions... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Trump’s ‘travel ban’ in full effectthe American people.” Picture: AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster Two liberal-leaning Sup
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 10 days ago
the American people.” Picture: AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster Two liberal-leaning Supreme Court Justices, Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor, dissented and said they would have left the lower court orders in place. Attorney-General Jeff Sessions... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Trump’s ‘travel ban’ in full effectthe American people.” Picture: AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster Two liberal-leaning Sup
Adelaide Now / Posted 10 days ago
the American people.” Picture: AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster Two liberal-leaning Supreme Court Justices, Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor, dissented and said they would have left the lower court orders in place. Attorney-General Jeff Sessions... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Trump’s ‘travel ban’ in full effectthe American people.” Picture: AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster Two liberal-leaning Sup
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 days ago
the American people.” Picture: AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster Two liberal-leaning Supreme Court Justices, Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor, dissented and said they would have left the lower court orders in place. Attorney-General Jeff Sessions... Read more
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