Supreme Court

September 08, 2018 - 9:10 am
(WWL.com) - After four days of hearings, Louisiana Senator John Kennedy says he’s ready to confirm Judge Brett Kavanaugh as the newest member of the US Supreme Court. Kennedy, who sits on the Senate Judiciary Committee, says that vote will occur later this month. “There’s no question in my mind...
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September 02, 2018 - 12:59 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Keep the government running and confirm Brett Kavanaugh as the next Supreme Court justice. Those are the big-ticket items that Republican leaders in Congress hope to accomplish as lawmakers look to wrap up their work and head home to campaign for the November elections. Democrats...
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August 31, 2018 - 9:13 am
(WWL.com) Attorney General Jeff Landry is joining 15 other attorneys general and governors who are petitioning the US Supreme Court to shoot down workplace protections that would prevent transgender workers from being fired for being transgender. Louisiana Trans Advocates Board Chair Dylan...
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Newell Normand
July 11, 2018 - 10:49 am
President Trump made his choice. He picked Judge Brett Kavanaugh to replace the retiring Anthony Kennedy. So who is Brett Kavanaugh? What do we know about him? Check out some of Newell Normand's HOT TAKES : This was obviously a deliberated decision by President Donald Trump, and I think it was a...
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Scoot
July 10, 2018 - 3:11 pm
Nominating Supreme Court justices is one of the most monumental decisions presidents make during their time in office. Last night, President Donald Trump made his second Supreme Court nomination, which could have a lasting impact on the High Court for decades. President Trump nominated Judge Brett...
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USA TODAY
July 09, 2018 - 10:20 pm
President Donald Trump's nominee for the Supreme Court is drawing praise from groups opposed to abortion. "Louisiana Right to Life, in unity with its affiliate National Right To Life, congratulates President Donald Trump on his nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court of the United...
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July 09, 2018 - 8:08 pm
(AP) -- President Donald Trump has nominated influential conservative judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court as he seeks to shift the balance of the court further to the right. Trump has selected the 53-year-old federal appellate judge for the seat opened up by the retirement of Justice Anthony...
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July 09, 2018 - 3:48 pm
(WWL.com) President Donald Trump will announce his nomination for the vacant US Supreme Court position tonight at 8 PM, a decision that could tip the balance of the high court in a decidedly conservative direction. Pro-Life advocates are hoping this leads to a successful challenge of Roe vs. Wade,...
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