Post Tagged with: "amicus brief"

July 22, 2010 04:16

81 Members of Congress join amicus brief in support of AZ law

The brief concludes: “Congress has plenary authority to regulate aliens. Congress has continuously encouraged states to assist in enforcing federal immigration law. S.B. 1070 is consistent with that intent.”

July 1, 2010 03:14

Supreme Court Misses the Mark in Christian Club Case

In a dissent written by Justice Samuel Alito, and joined by Chief Justice Roberts and Justices Scalia and Thomas, Justice Alito concluded that the majority decision “is a serious setback for freedom of expression in this country.”

April 10, 2010 07:57

Secret Ballots and Secret Petitions

Would you sign a petition if it meant you risked receiving death threats, losing your job, or having your home vandalized?