Trump Calls Supreme Court Ruling a ‘Political Witch Hunt’

new video loaded: Trump Calls Supreme Court Ruling a ‘Political Witch Hunt’ transcript Back bars 0:00/0:27 –0:27 transcript Trump Calls Supreme Court Ruling a ‘Political Witch Hunt’ President Trump said that a Supreme Court ruling on Thursday, which would allow prosecutors in New York to seek his financial records, was a “hoax.” The rulings, we’re […]

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Supreme Court blocks Congress from getting Trump’s tax records, sending case to lower court

The Supreme Court has deferred issuing a definitive ruling on whether congressional committees can have access to President Trump’s financial records, throwing the issue back to the lower courts in a move blocking Congress from getting the records at this time. The 7-2 decision Thursday sidesteps a politically-charged election-year dispute that could have a major long-term impact […]

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Private and Religious School Backers See Broad Victory in Supreme Court Decision

WASHINGTON — A Supreme Court ruling on Tuesday against Montana’s exclusion of religious schools from a state scholarship program may have been drafted narrowly, but the victory for denominational education has breathed new life into far broader efforts to use public funding for private and parochial schools. In a 5-4 decision, the court ruled that […]

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Trump calls Supreme Court ruling a ‘historic win for families who want school choice’

President Trump touted a Supreme Court Tuesday ruling which struck down a state ban on taxpayer funding for religious schools, calling it a “historic win” for school choice. “Today’s SCOTUS ruling is a historic win for families who want SCHOOL CHOICE NOW!” Trump tweeted. “#SchoolChoice is a civil rights issue, and no parent should have […]

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Abortion Rises as a Pivotal Issue for At-Risk Senate Republicans

It did not take Sara Gideon long to leverage Monday’s Supreme Court ruling on abortion in her race against Senator Susan Collins. When Ms. Collins, a Maine Republican, cast a decisive vote to confirm Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, she did so on the premise that he would uphold precedent to preserve […]

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Supreme Court Elevates Abortion in Senate Campaigns

It did not take Sara Gideon long to leverage Monday’s Supreme Court ruling on abortion in her race against Senator Susan Collins. When Ms. Collins, a Maine Republican, cast a decisive vote to confirm Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, she did so on the premise that he would uphold precedent to preserve […]

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White House rips Supreme Court’s ‘unfortunate ruling’ on Louisiana abortion clinic restrictions

The White House slammed an “unfortunate” Supreme Court ruling Monday that struck down a Louisiana law requiring abortion providers have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals. “In an unfortunate ruling today, the Supreme Court devalued both the health of mothers and the lives of unborn children by gutting Louisiana’s policy that required all abortion procedures be performed […]

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Federal Executions Can Restart After Supreme Court Declines a Case

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Monday let stand an appeals court ruling allowing the Trump administration to resume executions in federal death penalty cases after a 17-year hiatus. The court’s order cleared the way for the executions of four men in the coming months. Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor said they would […]

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Brazil’s Jair Bolsonaro has ‘constitutional obligation’ to wear coronavirus mask, judge rules

A Brazillian court has ordered President Jair Bolsonaro to wear a mask when out in public, ruling that he has a “constitutional obligation” to follow precautionary measures amid the coronavirus pandemic. “The president has a constitutional obligation to follow the laws in force in the country, as well as to promote the general welfare of the […]

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Biden calls Supreme Court DACA ruling a ‘victory,’ vows to make program ‘permanent’

Former Vice President Joe Biden applauded a Supreme Court ruling Thursday that rejected the push by President Trump and his administration to scrap the Obama-era program that offers legal protections to young immigrants who entered the U.S. illegally as children. “The Supreme Court’s ruling today is a victory made possible by the courage and resilience […]

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Conservative Christians See ‘Seismic Implications’ in Supreme Court Ruling

WASHINGTON — For conservative Christian groups, Monday’s Supreme Court ruling protecting the rights of gay and transgender workers was not only the latest sign that they are losing the American culture wars over sexuality. It also caused widespread concern that it could affect how they operate their own institutions. Many faith-based organizations, like schools or […]

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Supreme Court rules gay workers protected from job discrimination, in big win for LGBT rights

The Supreme Court handed a big win to the LGBT community Monday, ruling in a 6-3 decision that an employer who fires a worker for being gay or transgender violates Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, which already protected people from sex discrimination. “Ours is a society of written laws. Judges are not free […]

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Gabrielle Union, Ariana Grande & More Drag Trump For Revoking Trans Health Protections: ‘Disgusting’

In the middle of Pride month, the Trump administration reversed a ruling that protected trans people from gender identity discrimination. Celebrities joined the uproar. It was a bleak day on June 12, when Donald Trump’s administration took away protections for transgender people by opening the door to discrimination in health care. The Department of Health […]

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Texas Inmate Who Spent Nearly 40 Years on Death Row Is Granted Parole

A Texas inmate who spent nearly 40 years on death row and was at the center of a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that exempts people with intellectual disabilities from being executed was granted parole on Monday. The inmate, Bobby Moore, had been sentenced to death in 1980 in the killing of a supermarket clerk during […]

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Zion Williamson must answer questions under oath about improper benefits at Duke | First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman react to a Florida judge ruling that New Orleans Pelicans rookie Zion Williamson must speak under oath about his eligibility to play at Duke. #FirstTake ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: […]

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Carole Baskin granted control of Joe Exotic’s former zoo following court ruling

Carole Baskin is declaring victory over her nemesis Joe Exotic after a court ruling that will soon allow her to take over the eccentric big cat aficionado’s Oklahoma zoo. A federal judge granted Baskin’s Big Cat Rescue control of the G.W. Exotic Animal Memorial Park in Wynnewood, Oklahoma, after determining the property was fraudulently transferred […]

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China says US action on Hong Kong ‘doomed to fail’

The mouthpiece of China’s ruling Communist Party says U.S. moves to end some trading privileges extended to Hong Kong grossly interfere in China’s internal affairs and are doomed to fail By The Associated Press May 30, 2020, 6:11 AM 4 min read 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article BEIJING — The […]

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State appeals court reverses ruling in Matt Boermeester’s USC expulsion case

The California Court of Appeals reversed a ruling against former USC kicker Matt Boermeester, who sued the university after a Title IX investigation into intimate partner violence led to his 2017 expulsion. The court concluded Thursday that the disciplinary procedures used by USC in its investigation of Boermeester “were unfair because they denied Boermeester a […]

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Wisconsin bars reopen after court ruling praised by Trump

A court ruling tossing out Wisconsin’s stay-at-home order threw communities into chaos Thursday, after some bars opened immediately and were packed with customers while other local leaders moved to keep strict restrictions in place amid the coronavirus pandemic. The conservative majority of the Wisconsin Supreme Court late Wednesday afternoon ruled that Democratic Gov. Tony Evers’ […]

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Court ruling opening Wisconsin brings concern, Trump praise

A court ruling tossing Wisconsin’s stay-at-home order threw communities into chaos Thursday as local leaders were forced to decide whether to issue their own restrictions or allow bars and restaurants to reopen amid the coronavirus pandemic. The conservative majority of the Wisconsin Supreme Court late Wednesday afternoon ruled that the “safer at home” order from […]

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Trump hails ‘Bridgegate’ ruling, blames ‘corrupt’ prosecutors on case

President Trump on Friday hailed the Supreme Court’s “Bridgegate” ruling a day earlier, when the court threw out the federal convictions of former New Jersey officials who had been charged with fraud for their role in the controversy. The president slammed the Obama administration’s Justice Department for “going after” former Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, […]

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German court to rule on existential challenge to ECB’s bond purchases

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: President of Germany’s Constitutional Court Vosskuhle attends the ruling on the legality of a European Central Bank emergency bond-buying scheme at the court in Karlsruhe FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Germany’s Constitutional Court will rule on the legality of the European Central Bank’s bond purchases on Tuesday, settling an existential challenge to a […]

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Julie Foudy reacts to judge ruling against USWNT’s unequal pay claim | SportsCenter

Julie Foudy joins SportsCenter to offer her opinion on a judge ruling against the USWNT in favor of US soccer in equal pay lawsuit. She then goes on to discuss the next steps the USWNT can take. ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe […]

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Coronavirus Diplomacy: How China’s Red Cross Serves the Communist Party

Donations flooded in to fight the virus devastating the city of Wuhan, and the ruling Communist Party directed them to a group it could trust: the Chinese Red Cross. Bearing the familiar red-and-white logo, it looks just like any Red Cross group that rushes to disasters, deploys medics and raises funds across the world with […]

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