Killen, 92, died on Thursday in the state penitentiary in Drew, Miss. He was a Klansman who led a group of 15 men in the deaths of James Chaney, Andrew Goodman and Michael Shwerner.
Weiner and Huma announced the decision the same day their case was scheduled to be heard by Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Michael Katz, saying they wanted to protect their 6-year-old son from the
Justices turned away two appeals from state residents and organizations contending the law, which allows the denial of service to gay and transgender people due to religious objections, violates th
A three-judge bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A.M. Khanwilkar and D.Y. Chandrachud said the "case requires reconsideration" after ruling in 2013 that intercourse between members of the same sex is against the order of nature. The justices had overturned a New Delhi High Court declaring unconstitutional a law banning same-sex intercourse.
In the case Florida v. Georgia, the state of Florida is asking the Supreme Court to cap the amount of water Georgia can use from the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint river system. Florida
Three judges ruled on Friday that Junqueras would remain in prison, where he has been for two months, believing that he could rejoin the pursuit of Catalan independence after his release. Junqueras
The settlement ends a three-year legal battle in which depository receipt holders and bondholders in the United States lost money as the company's market value declined. Brazilian prosecutors began an inquiry in 2014 regarding a far-reaching money-laundering, bribery and kickback scheme known as Operation Carwash. Dozens of Petrobras executives and Brazilian politicians, including former Presidents Dilma Rouseff and Luis Lula de Silva, have been implicated.
"Private nonprofit houses of worship will not be singled out for disfavored treatment within the community centers subcategory of [Public Assistance] nonprofit applicants," Alex Amparo, FEMA Recove
"Events in recent months have illuminated the depth of the problem of sexual harassment in the workplace, and events in the past few weeks have made clear that the judicial branch is not immune," R
After the decision was announced Saturday, the government critic urged nationwide protests on Jan. 28 and to boycott the election on March 18.