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[BREAKING NEWS] The state capture commission has asked for Jacob Zuma to be sentenced to two years in prison for contempt. The commission wants the Constitutional Court to hear the application urgently. #DStv403 

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Do comedians have the constitutional right to offend? The question came under a national spotlight at Canada’s Supreme Court, after comedian Mike Ward mocked the voice of a well-known disabled teenage singer in a standup routine.

The state capture commission wants Jacob Zuma arrested for contempt of court. He's refusing to appear before the inquiry despite being ordered to do so by the Constitutional Court. What are your thoughts? Vote at #DStv403  #eNCA 

Haiti's Pres Jovenel Moïse has arbitrarily removed three Supreme Court justices, then appointed replacements without following the constitutional procedures. The UN Security Council has the chance to tell him today that's no way out of a political crisis.

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Former President Jacob Zuma could still avoid jail time for defying the Constitutional Court’s order that he give evidence before the state capture inquiry – if he testifies at the commission. | @karynmaughan 

Crowded conditions and ICE’s lack of action posed grave health risks that likely violated the constitutional rights of detained immigrants, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled.

Tokyo court rules granting custody to one parent after divorce constitutional


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Let me be as clear as I can be. Despite what Trump's extreme, right-wing Supreme Court nominee may believe, it is women, not the government, who have the right to control their own bodies. Abortion is a constitutional right — period.

@SenateGOP Crazy Nancy Pelosi wants to Impeach me if I fulfill my Constitutional Obligation to put forth a Nominee for the vacated seat on the United States Supreme Court. This would be a FIRST, even crazier than being Impeached for making a PERFECT phone call to Ukrainian Pres.

We cannot have Election Day come and go with a 4-4 Court. We risk a constitutional crisis if we do not have a 9-Justice Supreme Court, particularly when there is such a risk of a contested election.

Am humbled & deeply honored to be on President Trump’s SCOTUS list, released today. I spent this Summer writing a book on the Supreme Court, telling the inside story of how our constitutional liberties hang in the balance, One Vote Away. PRE-ORDER here:

Today, the Supreme Court, including two of the President’s appointees, affirmed that President Trump is not above the law, recognized Congress’s constitutional authority to conduct oversight #ForThePeople  & upheld the separation of powers that is the genius of our Constitution.

Today the Supreme Court threw up its hands & declared it can’t rein in partisan gerrymandering – can’t protect Americans’ constitutional rights to participate in their democracy equally & choose their representatives. It's a shameful blow to the functioning of our democracy.

I want a Supreme Court that will stand up for civil liberties, constitutional rights, workers' rights, environmental rights, women's rights.

Alabama: BLOCKED ⚖️✅ Georgia: BLOCKED ⚖️✅ Missouri: BLOCKED ⚖️✅ Arkansas: BLOCKED ⚖️✅ Kentucky: BLOCKED ⚖️✅ Ohio: BLOCKED ⚖️✅ Utah: BLOCKED ⚖️✅ Politicians, listen closely: We have a constitutional right to abortion. If you try to ban it, we will see you in court.

Ten years ago today, the Supreme Court's decision in Citizens United unleashed hundreds of millions of dollars in corporate and special-interest money into U.S. elections. The next president should propose a constitutional amendment to overturn the decision.

Leahy letter raises prospect that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh was involved in proposed US Constitutional amendment to block gay couples from marrying...