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Full list of lawmakers calling for Justice Alito to recuse himself

newsweek.com Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito is facing calls from Democratic lawmakers on Friday to recuse himself from cases after a New York Times report on Thursday said an…

Samuel Alito rebuked by retired conservative judge: 'Beyond the pale'

newsweek.com "It's simply shocking that a Supreme Court Justice would allow this to happen," retired federal Judge John E. Jones III told CNN News Central host Brianna Keilar today,…

Samuel Alito Didn’t Give a F--k Then and He Doesn’t Give a F--k Now

vanityfair.com As you’ve probably heard by now, for several days before Joe Biden was inaugurated in 2021, an upside-down flag—which had become synonymous with election denialism and the…

CFPB Funding Held Constitutional, Samuel Alito Gets Dragged For Saying Otherwise

dealbreaker.com This morning in Consumer Financial Protection Bureau v. Community Financial Services Ass’n, the Supreme Court upheld the constitutionality of the CFPB’s funding mechanism…

Sen. Dick Durbin says Justice Alito should recuse in Trump cases because of upside-down flag

nbcnews.com WASHINGTON — Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin, D-Ill., said Friday that Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito should recuse himself from cases related to the 2020 election…

Why a GOP governor’s pardon of a far-right murderer is so chilling

vox.com A vigil for Garrett Foster, who was murdered by Daniel Perry in the summer of 2020. | Sergio Flores/Getty Images A Texas man who killed a Black Lives Matter protester in…

Why Alito should, but probably won’t, recuse himself from Jan. 6 cases

msnbc.com The Supreme Court has two major pending decisions related to the Jan. 6 insurrection and Donald Trump: the former president’s immunity claim in his federal election…

Justice Alito's home flew a U.S. flag upside down after Jan. 6, a report says

pbs.org An upside-down American flag, a symbol associated with former President Donald Trump’s false claims of election fraud, was displayed outside the home of Supreme Court…

Can Justice Alito be forced to recuse? Experts weigh in

newsweek.com Legal experts are weighing in on both sides over a "stop the steal" flag allegedly flown beside the house of Supreme Court justice Samuel Alito in the days before Joe…

Republicans slam Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito

newsweek.com Republicans have slammed conservative Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito after a photo of an upside-down American flag outside of his house made headlines. A New York Times…

Who is Samuel Alito's wife? Martha-Ann in spotlight after flag scandal

newsweek.com Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito's wife, Martha-Ann Alito, is in the spotlight after the judge said his wife is responsible for displaying an upside-down American flag…

Supreme Court rejects challenge to CFPB

theweek.com The Supreme Court ruled 7-2 on Thursday that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's funding mechanism is constitutional, rejecting the latest conservative-backed…

Supreme Court's Alito blames his wife for displaying pro-Trump symbol at their house

businessinsider.com Associate Justice Samuel Alito sits for a photo at the Supreme Court on April 23, 2021. Erin Schaff/Getty Images Justice Alito and his wife had an upside-down American flag…

Why Justice Samuel Alito’s upside-down flag controversy matters

msnbc.com It was nearly 24 hours ago when the U.S. Supreme Court handed down a ruling in a closely watched case. Some far-right corporate interests had launched a rather outlandish…

5 things to know before the stock market opens Friday

cnbc.com Lordy, lordy the Dow hit 40k. The Dow Jones Industrial Average briefly jumped above 40,000 for the first time, although it ended the day slightly lower, back at 39,869.38.…

Justice Alito 'Flagrantly Ignoring' Fundamental Rules: Attorney

newsweek.com An attorney said Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito was "flagrantly ignoring" fundamental rules when he displayed an upside-down U.S. flag, which is considered a symbol of…

Stephen King's Justice Samuel Alito remark takes internet by storm

newsweek.com Writer Stephen King has "no words" after learning an upside-down U.S. flag was flying outside the home of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito, following the violent…

The Supreme Court decides not to trigger a second Great Depression

vox.com The Supreme Court delivered a firm and unambiguous rebuke to some of America’s most reckless judges on Thursday, ruling those judges were wrong to declare an entire federal…

Supreme Court justice blames wife as new scandal casts shadow on Trump case

newsweek.com U.S. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito claimed that his wife, Martha-Ann, had sole responsibility in displaying an upside-down American flag outside the couple's home in…

Ticker: Supreme Court OKs consumer finance bureau

bostonherald.com The Supreme Court on Thursday ruled 7-2 that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the brainchild of Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren and long opposed by Republicans and…

Supreme Court Ruling on CFPB Paves Path for Open Banking, Lending Rulemaking

pymnts.com Reading the Thursday (May 16) Supreme Court ruling upholding the constitutionality of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s funding mechanisms — and ensuring the…

Warren celebrates CFPB win at Supreme Court, warns of more challenges

thehill.com Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) celebrated the Supreme Court’s Thursday decision to reject a GOP challenge to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) funding…

Democrats cheer after Supreme Court rejects challenge to consumer bureau

thehill.com Democrats and financial industry critics celebrated Wednesday after the Supreme Court rejected a challenge to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's (CFPB) funding…

Clarence Thomas' latest ruling shocks Supreme Court analysts

newsweek.com Supreme Court analysts expressed their surprise on Thursday at Justice Clarence Thomas's latest ruling involving the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). In a 7-2…

Supreme Court rejects CFPB funding challenge that was too extreme for even Clarence Thomas

msnbc.com It's a sign that your legal theory is too extreme when Justice Clarence Thomas leads a lopsided majority in rejecting it. That just happened in a case that highlights not…

CFPB funding ruled legal by the Supreme Court, ending case that could’ve destroyed the watchdog

fastcompany.com In a major legal win for consumers, the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday rejected an existential challenge to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), ruling that the…

Companies hoping to evade CFPB don't get what they want from Supreme Court

aol.com Companies hoping to evade the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau did not get what they wanted Thursday, as the Supreme Court rejected an attempt to undercut funding of the…

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas pressed on questions over friend's $267,000 RV loan

cnbc.com Associate Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas arrives for the swearing-in ceremony of Neil Gorsuch as an Associate Supreme Court Justice in the Rose Garden of the White…

Supreme Court Rules CFPB Funding Mechanism Constitutional

pymnts.com The Supreme Court ruled Thursday (May 16) that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) funding mechanism is constitutional. This decision reversed a lower court…

Supreme Court brushes off payday lenders' challenge to consumer watchdog's funding

axios.com The funding structure of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) passes constitutional muster, the Supreme court ruled Thursday, rebuffing a challenge from payday…

Supreme Court hands Biden a win in ruling that consumer-finance watchdog can continue to operate

fortune.com The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a conservative-led attack that could have undermined the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. The justices ruled 7-2 that the way the…

Supreme Court upholds US consumer watchdog’s funding, rejects Conservative challenge

semafor.com The News The US Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a challenge to the way the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is financed. If the court had gone the other way, then the…

Supreme Court Rejects Challenge to Consumer Watchdog’s Funding

nytimes.com The Supreme Court rejected a challenge on Thursday to the way the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is funded, one that could have hobbled the bureau and advanced a…

Supreme Court upholds funding structure for CFPB

npr.org The U.S. Supreme Court upheld the manner in which the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. The opinion was written by Justice Clarence Thomas who reversed the decision of…

US Supreme Court backs consumer finance watchdog agency's funding mechanism

aol.com The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's funding mechanism in a challenge brought by the payday loan industry, handing a victory…

Federal Consumer Financial Watchdog Survives Supreme Court Scrutiny

wsj.com Justice Clarence Thomas, writing for a 7-2 court, said that Congress has wide discretion in structuring the way federal agencies are funded.

Supreme Court rebuffs challenge to consumer protection agency

nbcnews.com Create your free profile or log in to save this article Create your free profile or log in to save this article WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a…

Convicted Non-Violent Felons Can Own Guns, Ninth Circuit Rules

zerohedge.com Convicted Non-Violent Felons Can Own Guns, Ninth Circuit Rules In what must be the first time California's 9th circuit has ruled in favor of the 2nd Amendment, non-violent…

Winning isn’t enough for Thomas and Alito. They want praise for their destruction

msnbc.com Justice Clarence Thomas would appear to have all the ingredients of happiness: a loving marriage, meaningful employment with iron-clad job security, legions of admirers and…

Supreme Court Justices Thomas And Alito Issue Warnings About State Of America

zerohedge.com Supreme Court Justices Thomas And Alito Issue Warnings About State Of America Authored by Tom Ozimek via The Epoch Times (emphasis ours), In separate remarks at two…

The biggest flaw in Justice Clarence Thomas’ newest complaints

msnbc.com As a matter of jurisprudence, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas has reason to be pleased. After Donald Trump and Senate Republicans added three new more conservative…

The 9 worst court decisions since Trump remade the federal judiciary

vox.com Justice Samuel Alito. | Alex Wong/Getty Images This is what happens after four years under an insurrectionist president. It will get much worse if he gets eight. Former…

Justice Alito warns of declining support for freedom of speech on college campuses

nbcnews.com Conservative Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito on Saturday warned that support for freedom of speech is "declining dangerously," especially on college campuses, as part of…

Clarence Thomas Slams ‘Nastiness and Lies’ Of Critics, Calls D.C. ‘Hideous’ At Judicial Conference

mediaite.com AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas bemoaned “the nastiness and the lies” that he said have plagued him and his wife, Ginni, over the…

Clarence Thomas makes most substantial public comments since ethics probe

axios.com Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas condemned critics and what he dubbed "nastiness" and "lies" in comments Friday a judicial conference in Alabama, per multiple news…

Clarence Thomas, who has faced scrutiny over his ethics, discusses people who 'bomb your reputation'

businessinsider.com in 2017 and Clarence Thomas (right) in 2009. Chip Somodevilla, Mark Wilson/Getty Images Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas spoke at a judicial conference in Alabama on…

An interview with a Congressman trying to save US local news

pressgazette.co.uk A bill reintroduced to the US House of Representatives seeks to make it easier for news organisations to register as nonprofits, as well as to exempt them from paying tax on…

The Sky Is Falling on Abortion Rights. Telemedicine Can Help Protect Us

newsweek.com Now that Arizona has restored abortion rights, there is a dangerous sense of optimism from pro-choice folks. While it's a step forward, this is no time to let down our guard…

Supreme Court Opens Doors to Massive Copyright Infringement Damages In Case Against Warner Music

hollywoodreporter.com The case revolves around the 1984 song “Jam the Box,” which Sherman Nealy’s Miami record label Music Specialist owns and was sampled in 2008 by Flo Rida. The U.S. Supreme…

Supreme Court Issues Flawed Ruling in Asset Forfeiture Case

reason.com Today, in Culley v. Marshall, the Supreme Court reached a dubious decision in an asset forfeiture property rights case, holding that the seizure of property through civil…

Supreme Court says cops can keep your stuff pending forfeiture hearings

msnbc.com The Supreme Court’s Republican-appointed majority yet again went further than it had to. This time, the court approved stingy safeguards for civil forfeiture proceedings,…

Gorsuch, Thomas want a case the Supreme Court hasn't been given yet

newsweek.com Supreme Court Justices Clarence Thomas and Neil Gorsuch seem to imply wanting to hear future cases regarding how civil forfeiture cases are assessed. On Thursday, the…

Supreme Court rules no due process right to preliminary hearings in civil asset forfeiture cases

reason.com The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the due process rights of two Alabama women were not violated when they both had to wait over a year for a court hearing to…

US Supreme Court rules against Warner Music in copyright damages case

aol.com The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday ruled in favor of a Miami music producer in a legal fight with Warner Music over a song by rapper Flo Rida, resolving a dispute over the…

John Oliver Is Somewhat Relieved That Clarence Thomas Is Still On The Supreme Court

deadline.com Last Week Tonight host John Oliver almost indentured himself to Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas. A few months ago, he made Thomas an offer: if he would resign, Oliver…

John Oliver Relieved But Sad Clarence Thomas Didn't Take Resignation Offer

thewrap.com Back in February, “Last Week Tonight” host John Oliver made Clarence Thomas an offer: resign from the Supreme Court, and he’d get a new motor home, plus $1 million a year…

How to Survive the Forever Election

vanityfair.com I don’t know about you, but it feels to me like it’s been the 2024 election forever—or at least since 2022. The past year and a half has been such an exhausting series of…

The New York Times and The Washington Post Win 3 Pulitzers Each

nytimes.com The New York Times and The Washington Post received three Pulitzer Prizes each on Monday for a wide array of journalism that spanned conflict and injustice around the globe,…

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