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SCOTUS Strikes Down Ban On 'FUCT' Clothing Brand

(CNN) - The clothing brand FUCT lives on thanks to the Supreme Court. Monday the court struck down a federal law prohibiting the registration of "immoral" or "scandalous" trademarks. The majority of justices ruled the law violates the first…

ACLU Asks SCOTUS To Delay Census Citizenship Question

(CNN) - The American Civil Liberties Union has asked the Supreme Court to wait until the fall to decide if it wants to allow the Trump administration to add a question about citizenship to the 2020 Census. The ACLU…

SCOTUS To Meet Thursday To Discuss DACA

(CNN) - A closed door meeting about the deferred action for childhood arrivals is on the Supreme Court's agenda. Thursday the nation's high court will discuss whether to take up a case for next term concerning the phase out…

Supreme Court Sidesteps Religious Liberty Case

(CNN) - The Supreme Court is steering clear of a religious liberty case in New Jersey. Monday, the high court decided not to get involved in a case that ruled against using public money to fix up churches. But…

Justice Thomas: Reconsider 1964 Libel Case

(CNN) - Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas says the court should reconsider it's more than 50-year long stance on libel law. The Supreme Court decided not to take up the case of a woman who accused Bill Cosby of…

Supreme Court To Hear 2020 Census Case

(CNN) - The U.S. Supreme court added a case to its docket. The justices will hear a case this term involving the 2020 census. The Trump administration wants to add a question about citizenship to the form. A lower…

Transgender Military Ban On Hold

(CNN) - President Trump's policy on transgender military members is not in effect yet, even though the Supreme Court cleared the way last week. The policy bans most members of the transgender community from serving in the Armed Forces.…

Justice Roberts Praises Judges In Year-End Report

(CNN) - The chief justice of the Supreme Court steered clear of controversy in his end of year report. Justice John Roberts praised the eight other justices for their work in general Monday. He called them "caring and generous…

Ruth Ginsburg Suggests She Has 5 More Yrs

(CNN) - Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg says she hopes to stay on the Supreme Court for at least five more years. Ginsburg is now 85. By her timeline, she would leave the bench no earlier than 90 years old.…

SCOTUS Sides with Employers in Class Action Arbitration

(CNN) - The Supreme Court ruled Monday that employers can block workers from banding together to fight legal disputes in employment arbitration agreements. The five-four decision allowing class action bans is a loss for employees and a win for…