Friday, January 19, 2018
"Senate Republicans Steamroll Judicial Process; 'Advice' dwindles in the GOP's rush for judges": Todd Ruger has this cover story in the current issue of CQ Magazine.
Posted at 09:18 PM by Howard Bashman
"Watchdog must revisit complaint of Delta discrimination against obese people: Supreme Court." Jim Bronskill of The Canadian Press has this report.
And CBC News reports that "Supreme Court orders 2nd look at complaint about airline bumping obese passengers; Canadian Transportation Agency had refused to investigate 2014 Gabor Lukacs's complaint because he isn't obese."
"Trump's Supreme Court justice will speak to N.J. college students": Adam Clark of NJ Advance Media has a report that begins, "The first Supreme Court justice appointed by President Donald Trump will speak at Stockton University next week."
Posted at 09:02 PM by Howard Bashman
"Sotomayor at work after health scare": Josh Gerstein and Lorraine Woellert of Politico.com have this report.
Ariane de Vogue and Veronica Stracqualursi of CNN.com report that "Paramedics called to Justice Sonia Sotomayor's house for low blood sugar".
And Reuters reports that "Paramedics called to treat Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor."
Access today's Order List of the U.S. Supreme Court: At this link. The Court granted review in one new case.
In early news coverage, Adam Liptak of The New York Times reports that "Supreme Court to Consider Challenge to Trump's Latest Travel Ban."
Robert Barnes of The Washington Post reports that "Supreme Court to rule on Trump's powers to ban foreign travelers."
Richard Wolf of USA Today reports that "Supreme Court to issue final verdict on Trump travel ban."
Mark Sherman of The Associated Press reports that "Supreme Court to rule on Trump travel ban."
Lawrence Hurley of Reuters reports that "Supreme Court takes up fight over Trump travel ban."
"Ninth Circuit Shines Light on Feds' Spying Equipment": Matthew Renda of Courthouse News Service has this report on a ruling that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued yesterday.
Posted at 01:24 PM by Howard Bashman