Contact Us
1250 Broadway, 27th Floor, New York, NY 10001 212-619-5400 Manhattan Attorney
Manhattan Lawyer
Attorney Profiles Firm News Practice Areas Newsletters Real Estate Lawyers' Blog Clients' Rights
Best of the Best Top 100 2015 Award
Best of the Best Top 100 2016 Award

NY Real Estate Law Blog

Categories

Archives

Follow Lucas on Twitter & LinkedIn

Recent Posts in United States Supreme Court Category

295 results found. Viewing page 1 of 12. Go to page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12   Next

END CITIZENS UNITED

Lucas, Eight years ago, the Supreme Court made its disastrous Citizens United decision, which hands over the reins of our political system to the highest bidders. To counter the power of far-right ...
Continue reading "END CITIZENS UNITED" »

NO SCHOLARSHIP FOR KIDS ATTENDING CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS

Department of Justice Files Amicus Brief in Montana School Choice Case The Department of Justice recently filed an amicus brief with the Supreme Court of Montana supporting parents who claim that the ...
Continue reading "NO SCHOLARSHIP FOR KIDS ATTENDING CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS" »

SUPPORTING AGENCY SHOP FEES?

New York Files Amicus Brief to Defend Labor Unions' Right to Collect Fees Legal papers defend union rights to collect essential fees from all public employees benefiting from collective bargaining ...
Continue reading "SUPPORTING AGENCY SHOP FEES?" »

SHE WANTS TO STOP CITIZENS UNITED

This anniversary is no cause for celebration Lucas. It’s a reminder that we need to change the status quo. Eight years ago, the Supreme Court handed down a decision that rocked our political ...
Continue reading "SHE WANTS TO STOP CITIZENS UNITED" »

ON SHELLY SILVER'S PAY-TO-PLAY GOVERNANCE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 13, 2017 FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Paul Newell paul@newellnyc.org Statement on Appeals Court Ruling on Sheldon Silver Today’s ruling in no way undoes the ...
Continue reading "ON SHELLY SILVER'S PAY-TO-PLAY GOVERNANCE" »

HAWAII'S FIGHTING TRAVEL BAN

A.G. Schneiderman Leads Brief In Support Of Injunctive Relief In Hawaii Travel Ban Litigation Sixteen Attorneys General Argue That Trump Administration Too Narrowly Interprets “Close Familial ...
Continue reading "HAWAII'S FIGHTING TRAVEL BAN" »

WILL DISCLOSE POLITICAL SPENDING

DiNapoli: Corporations to Disclose Political Spending Goodyear and Nisource Inc. Join Nearly Three Dozen Other Corporations That Have Reached Disclosure Agreements New York State Comptroller Thomas P. ...
Continue reading "WILL DISCLOSE POLITICAL SPENDING" »

PROTECTING GENDER IDENTITY

A.G. Schneiderman Leads Coalition Of 18 AGs In Support Of Transgender Student Discriminated Against By School District Attorneys General File Brief In G.G. v. Gloucester County School Board, Which ...
Continue reading "PROTECTING GENDER IDENTITY" »

WANNA BE PART OF THE SUPREMES?

2017 U.S. Supreme Court Trip Join us June 4-5 Apply for bar admission to the Supreme Court of the United States and make history when you're sworn in before the U.S. Supreme Court Justices. ABA ...
Continue reading "WANNA BE PART OF THE SUPREMES?" »

FILIBUSTER GORSUCH!

Lucas, despite Neil Gorsuch's awful record and unwavering commitment to billionaires and corporations, some Senate Democrats aren't ready to fight his confirmation to the Supreme Court, ...
Continue reading "FILIBUSTER GORSUCH!" »

SAFEGUARDING TRANSGENDER RIGHTS

A.G. Schneiderman Leads SCOTUS Amicus Brief In Transgender Rights Case, Gloucester Schools v. G.G. Signed By 19 AG’s, Brief Makes Strong Case In Support Of Transgender Student Discriminated ...
Continue reading "SAFEGUARDING TRANSGENDER RIGHTS" »

HEAD TO THE U.S. SUPREME COURT

THE PUERTO RICAN BAR ASSOCIATION GOES TO WASHINGTON ON APRIL 17, 2017 AND APRIL 18, 2017 FOR ADMISSION OF MEMBERS TO THE UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN BEING ADMITTED TO THE U.S. ...
Continue reading "HEAD TO THE U.S. SUPREME COURT" »

WRITING ROE v. WADE INTO THE CONSTITUTION

Governor Cuomo Proposes Constitutional Amendment Codifying Roe V. Wade into the New York State Constitution Amendment Would Enshrine that State Shall Protect the Rights Established by Roe v. Wade ...
Continue reading "WRITING ROE v. WADE INTO THE CONSTITUTION" »

A VERY HOSTILE APPOINTMENT?

President Donald Trump just announced his nominee for the Supreme Court -- Judge Neil Gorsuch. And this will come as no surprise: Judge Gorsuch is a very hostile appointment. He is way outside the ...
Continue reading "A VERY HOSTILE APPOINTMENT?" »

NOT LIKING GORSUCH

Lucas, we have a nominee. Popular vote loser Donald Trump has named Judge Neil Gorsuch from the Denver-based 10th Circuit Court of Appeals, as his choice to replace Justice Antonin Scalia on the ...
Continue reading "NOT LIKING GORSUCH" »

CAN I COUNT ON YOU TO FILIBUSTER ANY TRUMP NOMINEE?

Lucas, breaking news from The Associated Press : Popular vote loser Donald Trump says he'll announce pick to fill Supreme Court vacancy next week. Antonin Scalia's seat has sat vacant since ...
Continue reading "CAN I COUNT ON YOU TO FILIBUSTER ANY TRUMP NOMINEE?" »

NOT LIKING THE SUPREME COURT

Most Republicans Continue to Disapprove of Supreme Court by Michael Smith and Frank Newport Story Highlights 67% of Republicans say the court is too liberal 67% of Democrats approve of the court 39% ...
Continue reading "NOT LIKING THE SUPREME COURT" »

WILL THIS RESTORE PUBLIC CONFIDENCE?

Governor Cuomo Signs First-in-the-Nation Legislation to Combat Citizens United Legislation Prohibits Coordination Between Candidates and Independent Expenditure Committees and Strengthens Disclosure ...
Continue reading "WILL THIS RESTORE PUBLIC CONFIDENCE?" »

REPEAL CLINIC-SHUTDOWN LAWS

Lucas, on June 27, the Supreme Court of the United States struck down Texas’s clinic-shutdown law. It's being called the biggest victory for abortion rights in a generation—and ...
Continue reading "REPEAL CLINIC-SHUTDOWN LAWS" »

SUPREME COURT'S GOT LOW APPROVAL

U.S. Supreme Court Job Approval Rating Ties Record Low by Jeffrey M. Jones Story Highlights 42% job approval ties low from June 2005 Approval has been below majority level since 2010 Record party gap ...
Continue reading "SUPREME COURT'S GOT LOW APPROVAL" »

STATE POWER!

Majority in U.S. Prefer State Over Federal Government Power by Justin McCarthy Story Highlights Fifty-five percent favor concentration of power at state level Thirty-seven percent favor power at ...
Continue reading "STATE POWER!" »

SCHNEIDERMAN HONORED FOR LEGAL EXCELLENCE

A.G. Schneiderman’s Office Receives National Award For Legal Excellence National Association Of Attorneys General Gives A.G.’s Office Award For Best Legal Brief Filed By A State In The ...
Continue reading "SCHNEIDERMAN HONORED FOR LEGAL EXCELLENCE" »

WILL THIS RESTORE THE PUBLIC TRUST?

Governor Cuomo and Legislative Leaders Announce Agreement on 5 Point Ethics Reform Plan Agreement Enacts Nation’s Strongest Protections to Combat Citizens United; Prohibits Coordination between ...
Continue reading "WILL THIS RESTORE THE PUBLIC TRUST?" »

THE FIGHT FOR FAMILIES WLL CONTINUE

Transcript: Mayor de Blasio Hosts Advocates, Elected Leaders, Labor Activists and Community Members at City Hall to Denounce Supreme Court Decision on Immigration Executive Action and Call for ...
Continue reading "THE FIGHT FOR FAMILIES WLL CONTINUE" »

PUTTING TRUMP'S NOMINEES ON THE BENCH

Lucas, As if we didn't have enough to be worried about in 2016, GOP senators want Donald Trump to be president and nominate the next Supreme Court justice. North Carolina Senator Richard Burr has ...
Continue reading "PUTTING TRUMP'S NOMINEES ON THE BENCH" »
295 results found. Viewing page 1 of 12. Go to page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12   Next