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Progressive judicial group to Biden: Pick a Black woman for solicitor general

Progressive judicial group to Biden: Pick a Black woman for solicitor general

An influential progressive judicial group is asking President-elect Joe Biden to select a Black woman to be the administration’s top lawyer at the Supreme Court — and imploring him not to pick several well-known Democratic attorneys who frequently argue before the court. The move by the group, Demand Justice, to weigh in on Biden’s choice for solicitor general — the fourth-highest-ranking post in the Justice Department — offers a preview of how it might try to exert influence in the…

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Nevada Judge Tosses Trump Campaign’s Challenge to Vote Results

Nevada Judge Tosses Trump Campaign’s Challenge to Vote Results

A state judge in Carson City, Nevada, ruled Friday against an effort by President Donald Trump’s campaign to overturn the results of the election in the Silver State based on irregularities — but said earlier in the week he expected the losing side in the case to appeal to the Supreme Court of Nevada. Powered by WPeMatico