Posts Tagged: Supreme Court

The Passing of a Great Judge: Supreme Court Nominee Judge Robert Bork

December 19, 2012 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Politics, pro-life, Supreme Court, Uncategorized | Tags: , , , ,

by Tom Shaheen

RIP Robert H. Bork 1927-2012

Judge Robert Bork was nominated by President Reagan in 1987 to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court but his nomination was successfully blocked from Senate confirmation by a full-scale verbal attack (now … Read more

PA Supreme Court Hands Down Christmas Present to the Unborn

December 28, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Family, Life | Tags: , ,

This time last year, the Independence Law Center (with the help of an army of volunteer attorneys) filed an amici brief on behalf of the Pa. Family Institute, the Pa. Pro-Life Federation, the Pa. Catholic Conference, and about 60 state … Read more

Supreme Court to Hear Repeal Case of Obamacare

November 14, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health | Tags: , , ,

The Supreme Court says it will hear arguments over Obamacare. That means arguments could come in March, allowing plenty of time for a decision in late June, just over four months before Election Day.

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Obamacare Lawsuits Head to US Supreme Court

September 27, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Health, Politics | Tags: , ,

The Obama administration chose not to ask the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals to re-hear a pivotal health reform case, signaling that it’s going to ask the Supreme Court to decide whether President Barack Obama’s health reform law is constitutional.… Read more

Law Center Files Brief in Landmark Abortion Case

December 28, 2010 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health | Tags: , , , ,

Independence Law Center Files Brief with Pa. Supreme Court in Landmark Abortion Case

The Independence Law Center is busy—even during the Christmas season—working to bring positive change to our culture.

For more than two decades, Pennsylvania law has prohibited a … Read more

A Supreme Blunder

June 30, 2010 | 3 comments | Posted in education, Politics, Sexuality | Tags: , , , ,

In a split 5-4 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Monday that the University of California’s Hastings College of the Law could legally remove official recognition to a Christian organization called the Christian Legal Society because of its prohibition … Read more