Content Tagged 'Supreme Court'

Arizona asks top court to reverse execution ruling
The state of Arizona is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to reverse a lower court's ruling and allow an inmate's execution scheduled for Wednesday to proceed.
Aereo presses case despite Supreme Court setback
Aereo, the television-over-the-Internet service that suspended operations after the Supreme Court ruled against it, is refusing to disband for good.
Supreme Court to hear natural gas price-fixing claims
The U.S. Supreme Court will consider whether a group of energy companies can be sued under state antitrust laws, for illegally manipulating natural gas prices more than a decade ago during California's energy crisis.
Supreme Court Rules Police Must Have Warrant to Search Cell
Police will now need warrants in order to search the cell phones of people they arrest. Video Video
Gov. Bryant supports Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby decision
The court ruled some companies are exempt from the requirement in the new health care law that stated companies are to provide birth control coverage for women. Gov. Phil Bryant released the following statement: Video Video
Ruling won't alter birth-control coverage for many
Don't expect a massive wave of companies to stop paying for employees' contraceptives after this week's Supreme Court decision allowing some businesses to refuse to cover birth control.
Women's groups blast Supreme Court ruling on birth control
Leaders of women's groups are denouncing Monday's Supreme Court decision on contraceptive coverage, and they are pointing out the fact that the ruling came from five male justices.
Justices rule for broadcasters in fight with Aereo
The Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that a startup Internet company has to pay broadcasters when it takes their television programs from the airwaves and then charges subscribers to watch them on smartphones and other portable devices.
What's next for Aereo after Supreme Court ruling?
The Supreme Court dealt Aereo a major setback on Wednesday, by ruling in favor of broadcasters in a copyright case. As a result, Aereo must pay broadcasters licensing fees -- and that has some asking, how will the ruling now impact customers?
Palazzo Statement on ObamaCare and First Amendment Rights
Congressman Steven Palazzo (MS-4) released the following statement regarding two cases currently before the Supreme Court involving religious objections to ObamaCare’s HHS mandate and the rights of family-owned businesses.
Police must get warrants to search phones, Supreme Court says
Police officers must get a court-issued search warrant before they may legally go through a suspect's cell phone and retrieve potentially incriminating evidence, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday.
Green family, Hobby Lobby, connected for 40 years
Monday's Supreme Court ruling that the Hobby Lobby crafts store chain does not have to provide all forms of birth control marks the first time the high court has said some businesses can hold religious views under federal law.
Supreme Court rejects legal challenge to gay conversion ban
The sponsor of a California law that bans so-called conversion therapy, that is aimed at turning gay minors straight, is welcoming a Supreme Court decision Monday to reject a legal challenge to the ban.
Gov't can't force employers to cover birth control, Supreme Court says
The Obama administration is going to have to find another way to make sure that women get health care coverage that covers birth control contraceptives. The Supreme Court on Monday ruled that some corporations can sidestep the mandate.
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