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Three LGBTQ Cases Are Set to Put the Supreme Court’s Conservative Principles on Trial

Three explosive cases are about to test whether conservative Supreme Court justices are seen to rule according to their professed legal principles—or their politics. On October 8, just day two of the new term, the Court will hear arguments questioning if the federal law that prohibits workplace discrimination “because of…sex”—Title …

Senate Democrats’ unprecedented threat against the Supreme Court – The Washington Post

In 2017, Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer (D-.Y.) accused President Trump of showing “a disdain for an independent judiciary that doesn’t always bend to his wishes” after Trump criticized a federal judge who ruled against his administration. Senate Democrats, by contrast, have launched an unprecedented attempt to actually bend the …