Legal News

No new relists, but one likely grant in an international child custody case

The Relist Watch column examines cert petitions that the Supreme Court has “relisted” for its upcoming conference. A short explanation of relists is available here. A lot happened on the relist front over Thanksgiving as the Supreme Court has disposed of

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The morning read for Thursday, Dec. 2

Each weekday, we select a short list of news articles, commentary, and other noteworthy links related to the Supreme Court. To suggest a piece for us to consider, email us at [email protected]. Here’s the Thursday morning read: Supreme Court ind

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Justices mull availability of emotional distress damages in anti-discrimination cases

The Supreme Court heard oral argument Tuesday in, Cummings v. Premier Rehab Keller, P.L.L.C., a case on whether emotional distress damages are available in certain anti-discrimination suits against recipients of federal funding. Jane Cummings sued Texas-b

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