Tag Archives: Supreme Court

Congress Roiled By Supreme Court Decision Revoking Abortion Rights

by Jacob Fischler, Virginia Mercury Republicans in Congress were jubilant at the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling overturning decades of precedent to revoke a constitutional right to an abortion, while Democrats were equally despondent about what they called an extremist decision that revoked a long-held right and represented an attack on women’s autonomy. …

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Congress Votes to Expand Supreme Court Security

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A bill providing security protections for the family members of Supreme Court justices is headed to President Biden’s desk as the nation braces for the high court to release decisions in high-profile cases on abortion and gun rights later this month. The Supreme Court Police Parity Act passed the House …

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Armed Man Arrested For Threat To Kill Justice Brett Kavanaugh

Brett Kavanaugh

A California man arrested early Wednesday morning for allegedly threatening Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh called 911 and reported he had a gun and was having suicidal thoughts, according to newly filed court documents. “At approximately 1:50 a.m. [Wednesday], a man was arrested near Justice Kavanaugh’s residence. The man was …

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