Articles Tagged 'John roberts'
Pence rips Chief Justice Roberts in interview, calls him ‘disappointment to conservatives’
In a television interview scheduled to air Thursday, Vice President Mike Pence tears into U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Roberts, calling him a “disappointment to… READ MORE
Chief Justice Roberts Condemns Schumer For ‘Dangerous’ And ‘Threatening Statements’
Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts said House Minority Leader Chuck Schumer’s Wednesday remarks were “dangerous” and “threatening statements.”
Schumer said during a rally in… READ MORE
Justice Roberts blocks Sen. Paul from naming whistleblower, source says – and Paul may force the issue
Chief Justice of the United States John Roberts blocked Kentucky Republican Sen. Rand Paul from posing a question during the Senate impeachment trial Wednesday that… READ MORE
Chief Justice Roberts chides Trump: No such thing as ‘Obama judges’
Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. issued a striking rebuff to President Trump on Wednesday, saying there is no such thing as “Obama judges or… READ MORE
Trump roasts 9th Circuit for Thanksgiving: ‘Complete and total disaster’
President Trump lit up the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals on Thanksgiving Day, continuing a public fight he’s been having this week with Supreme Court… READ MORE
Chief Justice Roberts says courts will review protections against sexual misconduct
Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts on Sunday announced the roll out of new measures designed to protect law clerks and other court employees from… READ MORE
Decision on NC’s voter ID law now rests with federal judge
In a federal courtroom with room for fewer than 100 people in the gallery, an army of attorneys has spent the past week arguing over… READ MORE
Scalia: Supreme Court disagreements not personal
By MARK SHERMAN , The Associated Press
WASHINGTON â€” Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia is downplaying reports of discord among the justices following last month’s decision to uphold President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul.
Scalia said in an interview with The Associated Press on Thursday that he and his colleagues disagree over cases all the time “without taking it personally.”
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Chief Justice John Robertsâ€™s health-care ruling gets plenty second-guessing
By Robert Barnes and Del Quentin Wilber, The Washington Post
Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr., under intense scrutiny for his decision upholding President Obamaâ€™s health-care law, is headed for an overseas teaching gig in Malta.
â€œAn impregnable island fortress,â€ Roberts told a conference of judges and lawyers meeting Friday morning in rural Pennsylvania. â€œIt seemed like a good idea.â€… READ MORE
Court Backs Obama on Health Law
ByÂ JESS BRAVINÂ AndÂ LOUISE RADNOFSKY, The Wall Street Journal
WASHINGTONâ€”Chief Justice John Roberts joined the Supreme Court’s four liberals Thursday to uphold the linchpin of President Barack Obama’s plan to expand health coverage to nearly all Americans, a surprise conclusion to a constitutional showdown.
The ruling clears the way for the biggest revamp of America’s health-care system since the… READ MORE