Chelsea Clinton: Roe v Wade paved way for women-fueled economic growth

Chelsea Clinton: Roe v Wade paved way for women-fueled economic growth

by WorldTribune Staff, August 15, 2018 The 1973 Supreme Court decision (Roe v Wade) that legalized abortion in the United States paved the way for trillions in economic growth, according to Chelsea Clinton. In a speech at an Aug. 11 event in New York City titled “Rise Up for Roe”, which was created to advocate […]

Supreme Court upholds Trump’s travel ban: ‘Says nothing about religion’

Supreme Court upholds Trump’s travel ban: ‘Says nothing about religion’

by WorldTribune Staff, June 26, 2018 The U.S. Supreme Court on June 26 upheld President Donald Trump’s ban on travel from several mostly Muslim nations. Chief Justice John Roberts wrote that presidents have substantial power to regulate immigration and rejected challengers’ claims of anti-Muslim bias. “The text says nothing about religion,” Roberts wrote. The policy […]

Supremes: Resolve same sex disputes ‘without undue disrespect’ to religious beliefs

Supremes: Resolve same sex disputes ‘without undue disrespect’ to religious beliefs

by WorldTribune Staff, June 4, 2018 The Colorado Civil Rights Commission violated a baker’s First Amendment rights when it ruled against him for his refusal to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple, the Supreme Court ruled in a 7-2 decision on June 3. Justice Anthony Kennedy said in his majority opinion that the […]

Documents: Federal marshals took 4 hours to arrive after Justice Scalia’s death

Documents: Federal marshals took 4 hours to arrive after Justice Scalia’s death

by WorldTribune Staff, March 16, 2018 Federal agents were slow to respond to the Texas hunting ranch where Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia was found dead, according to documents obtained by a watchdog group. U.S. Marshals Service agents did not arrive on scene until 2:38 p.m., two hours after they were alerted by local sheriffs, […]

Gorsuch a lock for Supreme Court, N.Y. senator says

Gorsuch a lock for Supreme Court, N.Y. senator says

by WorldTribune Staff, February 23, 2017 The heavily wounded Democratic Party does not have the numbers in the Senate to block President Donald Trump’s nominee for the Supreme Court, a New York senator said. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand conceded that Judge Neil Gorsuch is a lock to succeed Justice Antonin Scalia. Gillibrand told NY1 that Senate […]

Senator: ‘Mad-Lib protest’ was set to fight any Supreme Court nominee Trump put forward

Senator: ‘Mad-Lib protest’ was set to fight any Supreme Court nominee Trump put forward

by WorldTribune Staff, February 2, 2017 Leftist demonstrators who set up camp outside the Supreme Court building were intent on protesting whoever President Donald Trump nominated to fill the seat of late Justice Antonin Scalia, a Republican senator said. Nebraska Sen. Ben Sasse said he went to the site and discovered what he called a […]

‘Very much in the mold of’ Scalia: Trump nominates Neil Gorsuch

‘Very much in the mold of’ Scalia: Trump nominates Neil Gorsuch

by WorldTribune Staff, February 1, 2017 With the nomination of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court, President Donald Trump accomplished his goal of replacing Justice Antonin Scalia with someone “very much in the mold” of the conservative champion, analysts say. Trump on Jan. 31 chose Judge Gorsuch, of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the […]