2015 Government Law Legal News Archives

September 2015

Kentucky Clerk Jailed for Refusal to Issue Gay Marriage Licenses

Thursday, 3 September, 2015

August 2015

Federal Court Rejects Right to Public School Choice

Monday, 31 August, 2015

Missouri Supreme Court Issues Ruling on Use of Red Light Cameras

Monday, 24 August, 2015

Kentucky and Colorado Judicial Rulings Affirm Rights of Same-Sex Couples

Monday, 17 August, 2015

FTC Settles First Crowdfunding Fraud Case

Monday, 3 August, 2015

July 2015

Oklahoma Supreme Court Orders Removal of Ten Commandments from Capitol

Friday, 31 July, 2015

Seattle Residents Say Garbage Searches Violate Their Privacy

Thursday, 23 July, 2015

South Carolina Removes Confederate Flag from Capitol Building

Thursday, 9 July, 2015

Supreme Court Closes the Book on Historic 2015 Spring Term

Monday, 6 July, 2015

June 2015

Supreme Court Rules Gay Marriage is Constitutionally Protected

Monday, 29 June, 2015

Supreme Court Upholds Affordable Care Act Again

Thursday, 25 June, 2015

Supreme Court Says Texas Can Ban Confederate Flags on License Plates

Tuesday, 23 June, 2015

Supreme Court Backs Property Owners in Raisin Takings Case

Tuesday, 23 June, 2015

FDA Announces Ban on Trans Fat in US Food Supply

Tuesday, 16 June, 2015

Supreme Court Overturns Facebook Threat Conviction and Rules Against Abercrombie & Fitch in Employment Discrimination Lawsuit

Monday, 1 June, 2015

May 2015

President Obama Stops Sale of Military Equipment to Police

Monday, 18 May, 2015

Congress Wrestles over NSA Data Collection Authority

Wednesday, 13 May, 2015

ACLU of California Announces Police Monitoring Application

Monday, 4 May, 2015

April 2015

Coal Companies Challenge EPA Coal Regulations

Thursday, 16 April, 2015

Indiana Amends Controversial Religious Freedom Law

Saturday, 4 April, 2015

March 2015

Veterans May Have No Recourse in Foreclosure and Repossession Cases

Monday, 30 March, 2015

Digital Privacy from Kindergarten to the Grave

Sunday, 29 March, 2015

Army Files Desertion Charges Against Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl

Wednesday, 25 March, 2015

Judge Rules AMEX Violated Antitrust Laws - Will Consumers Benefit?

Wednesday, 18 March, 2015

Utah Passes Bill Authorizing Execution by Firing Squad

Wednesday, 11 March, 2015

Florida Death Penalty Procedure Faces Supreme Court Review

Monday, 9 March, 2015

David Petraeus Agrees to Plea Agreement

Wednesday, 4 March, 2015

February 2015

Supreme Court Declines to Define Fish as Tangible Object

Wednesday, 25 February, 2015

Federal Judge Stops Obama Immigration Policy

Wednesday, 18 February, 2015

January 2015

Alabama's Chief Justice Defies Federal Court's Gay Marriage Ruling

Wednesday, 28 January, 2015

Supreme Court to Hear Oklahoma Lethal Injection Lawsuit

Monday, 26 January, 2015

Supreme Court Will Hear Gay Marriage Case

Friday, 16 January, 2015

Do Bakers Have to Make Cakes for Gay Weddings?

Wednesday, 14 January, 2015

Supreme Court Hears Free Speech Challenge to Town Sign Law

Monday, 12 January, 2015

California's Foie Gras Ban Overturned by Federal Court

Thursday, 8 January, 2015