Anyone who has the opportunity to chat with Erwin Chemerinsky, as I recently did, will find him a gracious, affable and reasonable person — a real mensch. But if you read his latest book, “The Case Against the Supreme Court” (Viking), you will discover that he is capable of taking...
Tag: U.s. Supreme Court
November 12, 2014 | 2:41 pm
November 3, 2014 | 10:11 am
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday appeared closely divided as it weighed the constitutionality of a law that was designed to allow American citizens born in Jerusalem to have Israel listed as their birthplace on passports.
The case concerns the longstanding U.S. policy that the...
November 20, 2013 | 11:56 am
May 2, 2011 | 10:35 am
The U.S. Supreme Court said it will hear the appeal of a U.S. citizen born in Jerusalem whose parents want Israel listed as his country of birth on his passport.
The court agreed Monday to review a decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit in the...
April 6, 2011 | 3:34 pm
The U.S. Supreme Court rejected a constitutional challenge to an Arizona tuition tax credit program that benefits parochial schools, with all three Jewish justices dissenting.
The court on Monday threw out a lawsuit against the program, which provides tax credits to those who donate...
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