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A Second Woman | Kavanaugh Decries Last Minute Smear as New Accuser Emerges

A Second Woman | Kavanaugh Decries Last Minute Smear as New Accuser Emerges

. Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter . A second women, Deborah Ramirez, levied allegations of sexual misconduct by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Sunday night.  Kavanaugh and his allies vigorously denied the charge, calling Ramirez’s accusation a “smear.” The White House remains supportive of Kavanaugh, and there are no signs of a possible […]

It Took Five Seconds for the Kavanaugh Hearing to Turn Into a Raging Dumpster Fire

It Took Five Seconds for the Kavanaugh Hearing to Turn Into a Raging Dumpster Fire

. Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter  Chaos gripped the opening moments of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearing Tuesday, as Democratic senators attempted to delay proceedings while protestors heckled Republican lawmakers. As GOP Sen. Chuck Grassley, who chairs the Senate Judiciary Committee, gave his opening statement, Democrats urged the panel to adjourn […]

A Judge Stopped Trump’s Efforts to Get Control of The Federal Workforce

A Judge Stopped Trump’s Efforts to Get Control of The Federal Workforce

. Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter . A federal judge in Washington, D.C., struck down core provisions of three executive orders President Donald Trump issued to curb union power in the federal workforce late Friday. U.S. District Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson, an Obama appointee, found that the orders violate the First Amendment, the separation of […]

Colorado is Going After Jack Phillips of Masterpiece Cakeshop Again

Colorado is Going After Jack Phillips of Masterpiece Cakeshop Again

. Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter . Jack Phillips of Masterpiece Cakeshop fame is suing the Colorado Civil Rights Commission. The Commission commenced new proceedings against Phillips on behalf of a transgender complainant just weeks after he prevailed at the U.S. Supreme Court. Phillips’ attorneys say the Commission is engaged in a concerted campaign to […]

Trump 9th Circuit Nominee Tanks As Scott, Rubio Join With Democrats To Oppose Him

Trump 9th Circuit Nominee Tanks As Scott, Rubio Join With Democrats To Oppose Him

Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter The nomination of Ryan Bounds for the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals was withdrawn Thursday, in a dramatic last-minute reversal after two Republican lawmakers joined with Democrats to block his confirmation on the Senate floor. GOP Sen. Tim Scott of South Carolina withheld his support for Bounds during […]

Supreme Court Posed For Rightward Shift Under Kavanaugh

Supreme Court Posed For Rightward Shift Under Kavanaugh

Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter . President Donald Trump will nominate Judge Brett Kavanaugh of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit to the Supreme Court, heralding a decisive rightward shift on the nation’s highest judicial tribunal. In a prime time East Room ceremony at the White House, the president trumpeted his […]

President Trump’s Supreme Court Pick Is Judge Brett Kavanaugh

President Trump’s Supreme Court Pick Is Judge Brett Kavanaugh

Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter . President Donald Trump will nominate Judge Brett Kavanaugh of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit to the Supreme Court. The appointment will likely precipitate a sharp shift in the Court’s balance of power, solidifying a conservative majority on the panel for the foreseeable future. Conservative […]

Here Are The Early Favorites For Justice Kennedy’s Replacement

Here Are The Early Favorites For Justice Kennedy’s Replacement

Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter Justice Anthony Kennedy announced his retirement from the U.S. Supreme Court Wednesday, precipitating a cataclysmic election year confirmation battle. Though the White House has publicly identified as many as 25 possible candidates to succeed Kennedy, the early favorites for the pick are drawn from a small crop of young […]

Kennedy Calls It Quits: Longtime Swing Justice Hands Trump The Biggest Gift Of His Presidency

Kennedy Calls It Quits: Longtime Swing Justice Hands Trump The Biggest Gift Of His Presidency

Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter . Justice Anthony Kennedy announced his retirement Wednesday, precipitating a generational political fight over the future of the U.S. Supreme Court. Kennedy’s departure was announced Wednesday afternoon, several hours after the justices released the final decisions of its current term. “For a member of the legal profession it is […]

The Supreme Court Just Handed Down Its Big Decision On Mandatory Union Dues

The Supreme Court Just Handed Down Its Big Decision On Mandatory Union Dues

Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter . The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that public sector unions cannot force some 5 million government workers to pay mandatory fees. A five-justice majority led by Justice Samuel Alito found the practice violates the Constitution. A 1977 Supreme Court precedent called Abood v. Detroit Board of Education allows public sector […]

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