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- Supreme Court to consider New Jersey’s sports betting legal quest
June 27, 2017
The US Supreme Court will consider New Jersey’s quest for legal sports betting, possibly spelling an end to America’s antiquated relationship with gambling and sports. Just one day after leaving America’s betting fans in limbo, the Supreme Court announced Tuesday that it had granted certiorari to two New Jersey petitions...
- Tribal sovereignty upheld by US Supreme Court in Michigan casino case
May 27, 2014
The concept of tribal sovereignty won a partial victory on Tuesday when the US Supreme Court ruled that the state of Michigan couldn't sue a tribe for opening a casino off tribal lands. By a 5-4 ruling, the Court decided that Michigan lacked the authority to block the Bay Mills...
- The Red Wire: Supreme Court To Decide On Fourth Amendment Protections For Cell Phones
May 20, 2014
The Supreme Court of the United States is set to rule soon on two cases that will have a great impact on Fourth Amendment protections for the information stored on people’s cell phones. The court heard two cases in late April bearing on this area of law. The first case,...
Philippines can overtake Singapore, but with higher risk
March 21, 2017