In the Courts

‘Special Protection For Billionaires’? SCOTUS To Consider Settlement That Shields Sackler Family From Opioid Lawsuits

The Supreme Court on Monday will consider the legality of OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma’s bankruptcy settlement, which shields the Sackler…

6 hours ago

‘Fishing Expedition’: Federal Judge Tanya Chutkan Shoots Down Trump Request To Subpoena January 6 Committee Records

The federal judge overseeing former President Donald Trump’s 2020 election case rejected his request Monday to subpoena records relating to…

6 days ago

Graduate Student Charged In Murder Of Faculty Adviser Found Unfit For Trial

A graduate student accused of murdering his faculty adviser was declared unfit for trial by a judge Monday after failing…

6 days ago

Federal Court Torpedoes Key Provisions Of Voting Rights Act

A federal appeals court ruled Monday that individuals cannot sue their state governments for violations of Section 2 of the…

2 weeks ago

Federal Appeals Court Temporarily Pauses Trump Gag Order

A federal appeals court temporarily paused the gag order against former President Donald Trump in his 2020 election case on…

1 month ago

Obama-Appointed Federal Judge Strikes Down Georgia Congressional Map

A federal judge ruled Thursday that Georgia’s congressional and legislative maps violate the Voting Rights Act and must be redrawn…

1 month ago

The Supreme Court Could Decide The Future Of Child Sex Change Bans

As multiple federal courts have issued various rulings on the legality of child sex bans, legal experts told the Daily…

1 month ago

Trump Requests Freeze On Obama-Appointed Federal Judge’s ‘Breathtakingly Overbroad’ Gag Order

Former President Donald Trump requested a stay Friday on a federal judge’s “breathtakingly overbroad” gag order in his 2020 election…

1 month ago

SCOTUS Won’t Lift Block On Red State Law Preventing Police From Enforcing Federal Gun Laws

The Supreme Court declined Friday to allow a Missouri law preventing local law enforcement officials from enforcing federal gun laws…

1 month ago

Supreme Court Takes Up Landmark Government Censorship Case

The Supreme Court on Friday took up Missouri v. Biden, the free speech case challenging the Biden administration’s efforts to…

2 months ago