Forbes - 57 min 31 sec ago
As a result of California's Assembly Bill 5, effective January 1, 2020, the California Supreme Court's ABC test is now the standard for evaluating independent contractor classifications for purposes of the Industrial Welfare Commission Wage Orders, California Labor Code, and the California Unempl...
Fox News - 2 hours 3 min ago
Former Attorney General Eric Holder on Wednesday openly called for 18-year term limits for Supreme Court justices, lending his support to a push that has gained steam among Democrats amid the Trump administration's rapid-fire federal judicial appointments -- and the possibility of a looming Supreme Court vacancy.
Celebrity Insider - 2 hours 9 min ago
On the second day of deliberations in the Harvey Weinstein sexual assault trial, jurors returned to the Manhattan Supreme Court to decide on the fate of the disgraced producer who has been charged with several sex abuse crimes. Page Six […]...
The Guardian - 3 hours 49 min ago
Jurors wanted to reread Miriam Haley's testimony and asked to see Weinstein and Haley's emails on day two of deliberations The jury at Harvey Weinstein's rape trial in New York is wrestling with one of the most fiercely contested aspects of the case the contact the disgraced movie mogul maintained with his accusers even after he allegedly sexually assaulted them. As the jury entered the second day of their deliberations at the New York supreme court in Manhattan on Wednesday, the five...
New York Times - 5 hours 40 min ago
Harvey Weinstein arrived at State Supreme Court in Manhattan with his lead defense lawyer, Donna Rotunno, on Wednesday.
Deadline Hollywood - 7 hours 34 min ago
On its second day of deliberations, the jury deciding whether to convict ex-Miramax mogul Harvey Weinstein of sexual misconduct has asked to review testimony, evidence and charges involving accuser Miriam “Mimi” Haley. The requests could suggest the jury is reviewing and discussing the case accuser-by-accuser. Yesterday, the jury sent New York Supreme Court Judge James […]...
Reuters - 8 hours 17 min ago
Ukrainian lawmakers exceeded their authority when they voted to scrap the country's old Supreme Court in 2016 as part of sweeping judicial reform, the country's constitutional court ruled on Wednesday.
New York Times - 8 hours 47 min ago
An appeal in a case accusing Harvard of racial discrimination in admissions could bring it a step closer to the Supreme Court.
Quartz - 9 hours 31 min ago
Nearly half a century after a woman's right to bodily privacy was recognized by an all-male high court, American politicians have filed an amicus brief urging the 2020 bench to ignore or repudiate abortion law precedent.
Newsweek - 13 hours 7 min ago
Neal Katyal said the country had a "robust tradition of law" and suggested it would "find a way to catch up" with the president...
The Verge - 19 hours 40 min ago
Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge For almost 10 years, Google and Oracle have been fighting over a set of Android APIs, and for almost that long, conventional wisdom has been that the tech industry is on Google's side. But as the case moves to the Supreme Court for the second time, Oracle is taking aim at that idea and calling out Google's allies one by one. After filing a Supreme Court statement last week , Oracle VP Ken Glueck posted a statement over the weekend assailing the motives...
The Raw Story - 19 hours 52 min ago
NEW YORK Dour defendant Harvey Weinstein sat sullenly at the defense table Tuesday as a Manhattan jury wrapped up its first day of work with no verdict in the Oscar winner's trial on rape and sexual abuse charges.The 67-year-old flashed nary a smile once the Manhattan Supreme Court jurors began considering the case that […]...
Huffington Post - 20 hours 24 sec ago
"Look at this queen with her sparkly shoes," one user wrote of the Supreme Court justice's look.
Vox - 22 hours 54 min ago
Katie Caldwell is a patient advocate at Hope Medical Group for Women in Shreveport, Louisiana. | Annie Flanagan for Vox Welcome to the Louisiana clinic at the center of the battle that could gut Roe v. Wade . SHREVEPORT, Louisiana The first patients arrive around 10 am. They wear boots and coats against the December cold, but there's coffee inside to help them warm up. Christmas figurines a Santa holding a tree, a quaint house covered in snow give the place a homey feel. In the waiting room...
Celebrity Insider - 23 hours 20 min ago
Harvey Weinstein’s future is now in the hands of the jury, a new report from Page Six has revealed. On Tuesday, the 7-man 5-woman jury in the Manhattan Supreme Court began their deliberations regarding the sex crimes of the disgraced […]...