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Supreme Court to weigh whether state legislatures instead of state courts get final say in election rules

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A crosswalk signal is seen outside the U.S. Supreme Court building in Washington, June 27, 2022. Elizabeth Frantz | Reuters The Supreme Court on Thursday said it will consider a case that could give state legislatures free rein in setting......

Ketanji Brown Jackson sworn in as Supreme Court justice, replacing Stephen Breyer

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Ketanji Brown Jackson is making history Thursday as the first-ever black woman sworn in as a justice on the U.S. Supreme Court. Jackson, 51, replaces Justice Stephen Breyer, whose resignation from the Supreme Court becomes effective at noon after his......

Why blood makes up over 2.5% of all U.S. exports

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here In America, blood means big business. The North American blood market was valued at $3.3 billion in 2021, according to Global Market Insights Inc. Blood makes up 2.69% of U.S. exports, according to the Census Bureau. Since there is no substitute......

Supreme Court says EPA does not have authority to set climate standards for power plants

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A view of the backside of the U.S. Supreme Court on June 6, 2022 in Washington, DC. According to media reports, Drew Angerer | Getty Images The Supreme Court on Thursday ruled the EPA does not have authority to set......

Biden calls on Congress to ease Senate rules to codify Roe v. Wade

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A person holds a sign reading “Codify Roe v. Wade” as abortion rights activists protest after the overturning of Roe Vs. Wade by the US Supreme Court, in Downtown Los Angeles, on June 24, 2022. Frederic J. Brown | AFP......

Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer will retire Thursday, to be replaced by Ketanji Brown Jackson

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer told President Joe Biden that he will officially retire at noon Thursday, and then immediately help swear in his successor Ketanji Brown Jackson hours after the court is set to release the last two rulings......

Judge lifts Trump’s contempt order in New York civil probe

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Former U.S. President Donald Trump arrives at Trump Tower in Manhattan on August 15, 2021 in New York City. James Devaney | GC Images | Getty Images A New York judge on Wednesday lifted a contempt-of-court order against former President Donald Trump that was imposed after he failed to comply......

Debt collectors’ ‘pay to pay fees’ are ‘often illegal,’ consumer watchdog agency says

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Anchiy | E+ | Getty Images Certain “junk” fees often levied by debt collectors are illegal under federal law, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau said Wednesday. Debt collectors charge so-called “pay-to-pay” fees, also known as convenience fees, when consumers make......

DOJ says the U.S. and allies have frozen $30 billion of Russian elites’ assets, $300 billion of Moscow bank funds

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The 106m-long and 18m-high super luxury motor yacht Amadea, one of the largest yacht in the world is seen after anchored at pier in Pasatarlasi for bunkering with 9 fuel trucks, on February 18, 2020 in Bodrum district of Mugla......

Trump lunged at Secret Service agent in rage when told he couldn’t go to Capitol on Jan. 6, aide testifies

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Cassidy Hutchinson, who was an aide to former White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows during the administration of former U.S. President Donald Trump, testifies during a public hearing of the U.S. House Select Committee to investigate the January 6......

Gay Connecticut Supreme Court justice calls out U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas on same-sex marriage ruling repeal idea

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here (L-R) Associate Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas and his wife and conservative activist Virginia Thomas arrive at the Heritage Foundation on October 21, 2021 in Washington, DC. Drew Angerer | Getty Images A gay Connecticut Supreme Court justice suggested that......

Pelosi says Democrats are mulling plans to protect abortion access, data stored in reproductive health apps

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) finishes a news conference after the U.S. Supreme Court struck down Roe v Wade, which guaranteed a woman’s right to an abortion, in the Capitol Visitors Center on June 24, 2022 in Washington,......

Landlord warning over making Covid eviction laws permanent

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https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-61948401?at_medium=RSS&at_campaign=KARANGA Sarah Jane Laing, chief executive of Scottish Land & Estates, said: “Whether you are a landlord with a single buy to let flat or someone with multiple properties, the prospect of not being able to regain possession of the home you own scares landlords, driving them from the sector......

EU ministers seek deals on climate laws as economy woes test green pledges

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Ministers meet to seek deals on package of climate laws Moves to weaken some measures as energy shock bites Ministers discuss plans to reduce gas demand EU contingency planning for further Russian gas cuts BRUSSELS, June 27 (Reuters) – Ministers from European Union countries will meet this week to attempt......

Anti-abortion states split on how to enforce ban, whether to prosecute or surveil doctors

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Thousands take to the streets to protest in New York City. Anadolu Agency | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images The Supreme Court ruling overturning Roe v. Wade is not only splitting the country into states where abortion is legal and......

“Trigger laws” halt abortion access in several states

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here “Trigger laws” halt abortion access in several states – CBS News Watch CBS News The Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade Friday instantly limited abortion access in some conservative states, including Wyoming. Major Garrett has more. Be......

President Biden signs bipartisan gun reform bill into law

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here U.S. President Joe Biden speaks about U.S. vaccination progress following a visit to a District of Columbia Department of Health (DC Health) coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccination clinic, during remarks in the Roosevelt Room at the White House in Washington, U.S.,......

Supreme Court abortion ruling is ‘catastrophic,’ liberal justices write in furious dissent

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here (L-R) Supreme Court Associate Justice Stephen Breyer, Supreme Court Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor and Supreme Court Associate Justice Elena Kagan look on as U.S. President Donald Trump addresses a joint session of the U.S. Congress on February 28, 2017 in......

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