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Poland’s Top Court Tightens Strict Abortion Laws

WARSAW—Poland’s top court declared abortions unconstitutional when conducted because of fetal abnormalities, a victory for the Catholic conservative ruling party in its yearslong struggle to further tighten some of Europe’s strictest such laws.Poland will now only allow abortions in cases of rape, incest, or when the health of the woman is at stake. Its laws…

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Supreme Court puts curbside voting on hold in Alabama

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Supreme Court on Wednesday put on hold a lower court order that would have permitted curbside voting in Alabama in November. The justices’ vote was 5-3, with the court’s three liberals dissenting. As is typical when the Supreme Court acts on an emergency basis, the justices in the majority did not…

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US supreme court denies Republican bid to limit Pennsylvania mail-in-voting

The supreme court is allowing Pennsylvania to count ballots received up to three days after the election, in a consequential ruling that will likely mean thousands more votes are counted in one of the most critical swing states in the election.The court on Monday rejected a Republican plea to pause a September ruling from Pennsylvania’s…

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Supreme Court to Review Trump Administration’s ‘Remain in Mexico’ Policy

(WASHINGTON) — The Supreme Court agreed on Monday to review a Trump administration policy that makes asylum-seekers wait in Mexico for U.S. court hearings. As is typical, the court did not comment in announcing it would hear the case. Because the court’s calendar is already full through the end of the year, the justices will…

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Supreme Court to hear case over border wall funding

The Supreme Court has agreed to hear the Trump administration’s appeal of a lower court ruling that it improperly diverted money to build portions of the border wall with MexicoByThe Associated PressOctober 19, 2020, 2:33 PM• 2 min readWASHINGTON — The Supreme Court agreed Monday to hear the Trump administration’s appeal of a lower court…

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The Supreme Court Should Decide Election-Law Cases Before the Election

If the Democrats Win Everything We’re weeks from Election Day. There’s still time for the polls to tighten, and the polls might just be wrong anyway. But boy, do those polls not look good right now. The most likely outcome at this point is for the Republicans to lose the presidency and the Senate, giving…

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Supreme Court to hear appeal to erase undocumented immigrants from U.S. Census

Oct. 16 (UPI) — The U.S. Supreme Court will expedite a review next month on President Donald Trump’s proposal to erase undocumented immigrant residents from the 2020 U.S. Census when apportioning congressional representation, the court announced Friday. U.S. House districts are re-drawn every 10 years based on population results from the U.S. Census. The proposal…

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Supreme Court TV? Trump nominee has open mind on cameras

Judge Amy Coney Barrett testifies during the third day of her Senate confirmation hearing to the Supreme Court on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, U.S., October 14, 2020. Erin Schaff/Pool via REUTERSWASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s U.S. Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett said on Wednesday she was open to at least one sweeping…

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Supreme Court Allows Trump Administration To End 2020 Census Early

Supreme Court Allows Trump Administration To End 2020 Census Early The Supreme Court has granted the Trump administration’s request to end the 2020 Census count as soon as possible. This comes after an emergency request from the administration. Supreme Court Allows Trump Administration To End 2020 Census Early Law October 13, 20205:19 PM ET Heard…

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Supreme Court Allows Trump Administration To End Census Counting On Oct. 15

Protesters holding signs about the 2020 census gather outside the Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., in 2019. Aurora Samperio/NurPhoto via Getty Images . . Aurora Samperio/NurPhoto via Getty Images Protesters holding signs about the 2020 census gather outside the Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., in 2019. Aurora Samperio/NurPhoto via Getty Images Updated at…