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Supreme Court confirmation hearings to plow ahead amid COVID-19 infections

Federal Judge Amy Coney Barrett will face the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee beginning Monday for what’s expected to be an unusual and contentious four...

Will COVID-19 delay the Supreme Court confirmation hearings?

One of the few obstacles that could prevent Amy Coney Barrett from being confirmed as a Supreme Court justice this year is the coronavirus. That...

Census deadline extension means Louisiana has more time to be counted

Louisiana residents and residents throughout the country will have at least until Monday to respond to the 2020 Census -- and maybe longer.  A...

Trump picks Amy Coney Barrett for the Supreme Court, and D.C....

WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump at the White House on Saturday introduced federal appeals court Judge Amy Coney Barrett as his Supreme Court nominee, setting off...

Attorney General Jeff Landry is challenging Louisiana public schools and health...

Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry challenged public schools and the Louisiana Department of Health on Sept. 24 over COVID-19 case reporting and disciplinary concerns. Louisiana...

Trump reportedly ready to tap Amy Coney Barrett for the Supreme...

President Donald Trump plans to nominate federal appeals court Judge Amy Coney Barrett to fill the Supreme Court vacancy left by the late Justice...

COMMENTARY: RBG is gone. This is why we fight.

By Susan J. Demas, Editor-in-Chief, Michigan Advance Ruth Bader Ginsburg, best known as a steely champion of women’s equality, gave voice to the voiceless. And...

By ordering a pandemic emergency election plan, federal judge does...

Louisiana Secretary of State Kyle Ardoin should have fought for Louisiana voters who demanded a way to cast their ballots in November and December...

Federal judge: Ongoing pandemic means Louisiana must use emergency election plan...

Voters who expressed concern that voting in person would put them or their loved ones at risk of getting sick with COVID-19 won a...

Emergency election plan courtroom fight begins with plaintiffs winning a battle

Louisiana voters who say they will be disenfranchised by the state’s absence of a pandemic-related emergency election plan will begin making their case to...

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