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May 16 2022
The Supreme Court on Monday ruled in favor of Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) in his challenge to a federal law that limits how political campaigns can repay candidates' loans.
The law in question, which was a part of the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act that was passed in 2002, placed a $250,000 cap on postelection contributions that campaigns are able to repay candidates for personal loans.Forbes Vox Townhall
May 15 2022
A teenage gunman opened fire at a supermarket in Buffalo, NY on Saturday, leaving 10 people dead and three more wounded.
Payton Gendron, an 18-year-old white man, drove over 200 miles from Conklin, NY to Buffalo to conduct the attack. Heavily armed and donning tactical gear, he stormed into a Tops Friendly Markets in a predominately black neighborhood and opened fire with a rifle bothWall Street Journal (News) HuffPost National Review
Jan 22 2020
Chief Justice John Roberts, who is currently presiding over President Donald Trump's (R-FL) impeachment trial, took time out of Tuesday night's hearing to call for both sets of house managers to be more civil. Roberts took exception to name calling by both sides of the aisle (excluding senators who are required to be silent), specifically by White House counsel Pat Cippolone and House managerVox USA TODAY The Epoch Times
Jan 26 2022
President Joe Biden will soon have an opportunity to fill a vacancy on the Supreme Court, as Justice Stephen Breyer reportedly plans to retire.
News outlets across the spectrum cited anonymous sources close to Breyer who said the 83-year-old liberal justice planned to step down at the end of the Supreme Court's current term this summer. NBC News (Lean Left bias) was first to report theFox News (Online News) Axios CNN (Online News)
Apr 07 2022
Reports from right-rated sources say Joe Biden wrote a recommendation letter in 2017 for the son of Hunter Biden's Chinese business partner.
According to emails from a laptop apparently belonging to Hunter, Joe Biden wrote a college recommendation letter for the son of Jonathan Li, the CEO of Chinese investment firm BHR, in which Hunter held a 10% stake as recently as last year. TheWall Street Journal (Opinion) New York Post (Opinion) Fox News (Online News)
Mar 05 2015
Perspectives BlogOn Wednesday, the Justice Department announced it would not pursue civil rights charges against officer Darren Wilson in the death of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown. It also released a report on evidence of systematic racial discrimination in the Ferguson police department. In keeping with the strong opinions around this case, we're seeing a difference in how the Left and Right highlight John Gable, AllSides Co-founder
Apr 14 2021
Democratic lawmakers plan to introduce legislation that would add four new seats to the Supreme Court. Senator Ed Markey, and Reps. Jerry Nadler, Hank Johnson and Mondaire Jones will hold a press conference to introduce the bill Thursday on the steps of the Supreme Court. The Supreme Court can be expanded through Congress, though the Democrats' majorities are slim and many lawmakers oppose theWall Street Journal (News) Fox News (Online News) NBC News (Online)
Mar 29 2021
The trial of Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer charged with the May 2020 killing of George Floyd, began on Monday. In his opening statement, prosecutor Jerry Blackwell argued that “Chauvin betrayed this badge when he used excessive and unreasonable force upon the body of Mr. George Floyd.” Chauvin’s lawyer, Eric J. Nelson, argued that “Chauvin did exactly what he had beenNational Review NBC News (Online) Associated Press