Posts Tagged: Supreme Court
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
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
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.
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
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
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