Join 3,514 readers in helping fund MetaFilter (Hide)

14 posts tagged with supreme. (View popular tags)
Displaying 1 through 14 of 14. Subscribe:

Related tags:
+ (14)


What's a good website to follow along with gay marriage progress?

I'd like to know which cases are in court, when, and where. [more inside]
posted by ohsnapdragon on Feb 26, 2014 - 3 answers

How does attending a U.S. Supreme Court oral argument usually work?

How does attending a U.S. Supreme Court oral argument usually work? [more inside]
posted by ochenk on Mar 28, 2012 - 12 answers

Can you identify a supreme court case based on the majority makeup?

What was the one Supreme Court case from 1994 to 1997 that had Rehnquist, Stevens, Souter, Ginsburg, and Breyer in the majority? It was also the only one from that time period, I believe, that didn't have O'Connor or Kennedy in the majority. [more inside]
posted by andoatnp on Mar 29, 2011 - 10 answers

Do broadcasters *have* to tell the truth in the US?

Where is a definitive source (& BTW Mefi post) for the widely held belief that recently the US Supreme Court ruled that a news organisation does NOT have an obligation to tell the truth? [more inside]
posted by dash_slot- on Feb 8, 2011 - 10 answers

Borked!

How does one score tickets to Supreme Court Nominee Elena Kagan's Confirmation Hearings? [more inside]
posted by Hurst on May 10, 2010 - 7 answers

Aboriginal self-government in Canada

I need Canadian Supreme Court cases involving aboriginal self-government. [more inside]
posted by Lemurrhea on Apr 3, 2009 - 7 answers

An Appeal for an Appeals Lawyer

How to find an appeals lawyer who will want to take a (probable win) appeal to the US Supreme Court? Like, do they, um, hang out on the 'Net somewhere? [more inside]
posted by Shane on Jul 17, 2008 - 26 answers

Executive Branch Power

Why is the presidential administration working so persistently to bequeath extra powers to their likely Democrat successors? [more inside]
posted by jimmyjimjim on Jul 5, 2007 - 31 answers

Supreme Court Line Length?

How long should I expect to wait in line to see the Supreme Court in session? [more inside]
posted by 0xFCAF on Nov 8, 2006 - 7 answers

how does the US supreme court decide which cases it will hear?

how does the US supreme court decide which cases it will hear and others it will not hear? it all seems rather arbitrary.
posted by brandz on Apr 30, 2006 - 16 answers

Can John Roberts be nominated as Chief Justice?

Can President Bush nominate John Roberts for Chief Justice? [more inside]
posted by Vidiot on Sep 4, 2005 - 3 answers

Fighting the Man

Has anyone tried to fight the RIAA and Movie Studios by arguing that copyrights can be interpreted laterally instead of just horizontally? [more inside]
posted by trinarian on Apr 17, 2005 - 19 answers

Can the President use a recess appointment to appoint a Supreme Court Justice?

Can the President use a recess appointment to appoint a Supreme Court Justice?
posted by mhaw on Oct 26, 2004 - 12 answers

Resources for searching US Supreme Court Cases by which law was being challanged?

Are there any good resources for searching United States Supreme Court Cases by which law was being challanged? Has the SC ever said a law banning interracial marriage is unconstitutional and on what grounds? (Hopefully an answers to the first question would allow me to answer the second on my own.)
posted by Apoch on Aug 11, 2004 - 8 answers

Page: 1