Tag: Supreme Court
Twenty states tried to derail the Obama administration’s mercury regulation.
The confrontation over selecting a successor to Justice Antonin Scalia on the Supreme Court shows how politicized our courts have become, exposing judicial decisions as political choices rather than legal ones.
Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia passed away recently leaving President Obama with the responsibility of finding someone new.
"We’re disappointed the rule has been stayed, but you can’t stay climate change and you can’t stay climate action," says EPA spokesperson.
"I will be willing to spend whatever political capital is necessary ... I give you my word."
But that doesn't mean reproductive rights are safe from the justices.
The ruling will give thousands of people a chance at parole.