High Court

Reaction in Selma to SCOTUS Overturning Roe v Wade

From the West Alabama Newsroom– People everywhere are talking about today’s historic U-S Supreme Court decision — overturning Roe v. Wade. People in Selma shared their thoughts about the high court’s ruling. A lot of people — say they’re against abortions — as a matter of personal faith. “I think it’s a great decision because — it’s too much birth…

High Court Upholds Process for Challenging Patents

The Supreme Court has upheld the process for challenging invalid patents, making it easier for companies to fight so-called patent trolls. The justices ruled unanimously on Monday to uphold the legal standard used to invalidate patents by a new appeals board at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Congress created the board in 2011 over concerns federal officials were issuing…

New Cruz Ad Says Much Is At Stake on High Court

WASHINGTON (AP) – There’s a new campaign ad from Republican Ted Cruz today, warning that conservatives are “just one Supreme Court justice away” from losing on issues that are important to them. Those issues, the ad says, include “life, marriage, religious liberty, the Second Amendment.” It also suggests that Donald Trump would nominate more liberal justices. The ad comes two…