Miss. Supreme Court says voters with coronavirus vulnerability don’t automatically qualify for absentee ballots

Mississippi voters more vulnerable to the coronavirus because of preexisting conditions don’t necessarily qualify to cast an absentee ballot, the state’s Supreme Court ruled Friday. The ruling overturned Hinds County Chancery Judge Denise Owens’ decision earlier this month in which she said state law “permits any voter with preexisting conditions that cause COVID-19 to present a greater risk […]

Trump’s Supreme Court court pick likely to be Amy Coney Barrett or Barbara Lagoa: reports

Two names have been emerging from the list of Supreme Court contenders President Trump is said to be considering following the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, according to reports. Judges Amy Coney Barrett in Chicago and Barbara Lagoa in Atlanta are said to top the list. Trump told a North Carolina rally crowd Saturday night that he intended to nominate […]

Mitch McConnell’s Kentucky home targeted in Supreme Court vacancy protest

At least one protester was arrested Saturday after a group of about 100 people gathered outside the Kentucky home of Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell. The Senate majority leader is a key figure in determining whether a nominee appointed by President Trump will succeed the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court before Election […]