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

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......

Remain In Mexico: Biden can end Trump-era policy, court rules

In a 5-4 decision, the conservative-majority court sided with Biden against Texas and Missouri, ruling that the Biden administration didn’t violate proper administrative procedure in rescinding the policy, formerly known as the Migrant Protection Protocols, or MPP. BBC – For more and to sign up click here To Return to......

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

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......

Indictments against former Gov. Rick Snyder and 7 others are invalid in Flint water scandal, Michigan Supreme Court rules

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here A judge had no authority to issue indictments in the Flint water scandal, the Michigan Supreme Court said Tuesday, wiping out charges against former Gov. Rick Snyder, his health director and seven other people. It’s an astonishing defeat for......

Stocks, oil edge up as China relaxes quarantine rules

LONDON, June 28 (Reuters) – Global shares moved into positive territory on Tuesday while oil prices firmed following China’s decision to ease some quarantine requirements for international arrivals that raised hopes for stronger growth and a revival in demand for commodities. China slashed the quarantine time for inbound travellers by......

Murray rules out playing in Saudi Arabia

Tennis – Wimbledon Preview – All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, London, Britain – June 22, 2022 Britain’s Andy Murray during practice REUTERS/Paul Childs Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, June 26 (Reuters) – Three-times Grand Slam winner Andy Murray has ruled out any possibility......

‘It will always be special’: Ole Miss rules MCWS opener in front of raucous crowd

OMAHA, Neb. — Sometimes, it’s just your night. Sometimes, that night just so happens to come along on the biggest stage your sport has to offer … say, the opening stanza of the best-of-three Men’s College World Series finals. Saturday night was definitely Ole Miss’ night. Now, the challenge is......

‘Wild Swimming’ in Restricted Beijing Offers Refreshing Break From Rules

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here BEIJING — Beneath a curving concrete overpass, behind a wall of green fencing, surrounded by the roar of traffic, a swimming hole beckons in the heart of Beijing. The water, a slim current running along Beijing’s often-congested innermost......

China proposes rules to regulate private pension investment via mutual funds

A Chinese national flag flutters near the building of China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) at the Financial Street area in Beijing, China July 16, 2020. REUTERS/Tingshu Wang/Files Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SHANGHAI, June 25 (Reuters) – China’s securities regulator proposed rules to regulate private pension......

Supreme Court rules to protect police from lawsuits over violating Miranda rights

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Law enforcement officers who fail to provide criminal suspects with Miranda warnings prior to questioning cannot be subjected to civil lawsuits for their omissions, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Thursday. Justices determined by a 6-3 vote that receiving......

New Biden Rules Would Bar Discrimination Against Transgender Students

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WASHINGTON — The Biden administration on Thursday proposed new rules governing how schools must respond to sex discrimination, rolling back major parts of a Trump administration policy that narrowed the scope of campus sexual misconduct investigations and cementing the rights of transgender students into law. The proposal would overhaul an......

Supreme Court rules Maine’s exclusion of religious schools from state tuition program is unconstitutional

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Washington — The Supreme Court on Tuesday said schools that provide religious instruction cannot be excluded from a Maine tuition assistance program available to students in rural areas of the state, finding the state’s requirement that only nonsectarian schools can......

The Kremlin says two captured American fighters are ‘soldiers of fortune’ not protected by the rules of war.

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here The Kremlin’s chief spokesman told NBC News on Monday that two American fighters who went missing in Ukraine, Alex Drueke, 39, and Andy Tai Ngoc Huynh, 27, were “soldiers of fortune,” and had been taken into custody. The......

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