New Amendments to Ada: What Does it Mean to You?

On September 25, 2008, President George W. Bush signed into law the ADA Amendments Act of 2008. As a result of this new legislation, which will go into effect on January 1, 2009, minor changes have been made to the ADA. Those changes include providing clarity as to how  the term “disability” is defined — […]

Couric Stumps Palin With Supreme Court Question, Extended Version

Sarah Palin and Joe Biden on Roe v. Wade, right to privacy and Supreme Court decision they’ve disagreed with

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Civil Court Filings – Recordings of Non-Criminal Activities

Civil court filings pertain to documentation for all civil court cases, which are roughly defined as all cases that are non-criminal in nature. These records are also those that govern private citizens and are to be distinguished from international law and military law as well. Civil court filings are those with less than ten thousand […]

Judge Sonia Sotomayor: Court is Where Policy is Made

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Bankruptcy Litigation in Usa

  BANKRUPTCY LITIGATION IN USA   INTRODUCTION   A bankruptcy case is a special kind of a civil case, involving people or companies who can no longer pay their debts.   Congress has established a special court, called as the bankruptcy court to adjudicate bankruptcy matters. Bankruptcy protects both the debtors and creditors   HIERARCHY […]

What are some supreme court cases regarding the 1st amendment?

I need to defend my opinion that students should still get freedom of speech in public schools, by using cases where the supreme court ruled in favor of the person that was arguing for freedom of speech (is that phrased right?) Pretty much, I need supreme court cases where freedom of speech wins. Thanks everyone […]

How did the Supreme Court show support for racist beliefs during the era following reconstruction? Explain.?

How did the Supreme Court show support for racist beliefs during the era following reconstruction? Explain. Your question is interesting and should be addressed, and yet such analysis should best occur in the context of what went before. Namely that, subsequent to the war, specific acts of the federal government (inclusive of court decisions) functionally […]

Supreme Court reserves verdict on 18th Amendment Case

The Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its verdict for the 18th amendment case, with the Chief Justice of Pakistan, Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry saying that the ruling would be announced at an appropriate time.

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why is the supreme court called the high court?

why is the supreme court called the high court? a. best court in the country b. only court established by the constitution c. first court in which most of the important federal cases are heard. d. last court in which federal questions can be decided. Your answer choice would be "D"!