"Given this widespread support for access to our nation’s highest court — and the countless contributions it makes towards the civics education of the American public — there is no reason why pro-transparency measures should end when the Court returns to its normal functions," Grassley and Leahy wrote. … [Read more...] about Grassley, Leahy urge Roberts to permanently air Supreme Court arguments
WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump is trusted more than Democratic nominee Joe Biden to handle the economy, polls show, even with more than 40 million Americans filing jobless claims and growth stalled due to the coronavirus pandemic. … [Read more...] about Biden losing economic argument to Trump as U.S. begins to re-open
The man had gotten into an argument with another man somewhere in Humble when the victim decided to drive away shortly after midnight, according to Harris County Sheriff’s Office Lt. Lynwood Moreau. The man pulled into the parking lot of the fast-food joint in the 1600 block of FM 1960 West around 12:30 a.m. Thursday morning. … [Read more...] about Man followed to Whataburger, shot after argument in Humble
This is not to say that movies with messages are unwelcome. All movies, especially those that cater to a mass audience, are welcome. But a message should not come at the expense of a film’s storyline and presentation. If the medium is affected, so is the message. … [Read more...] about ‘Ponmagal Vandhal’ review: Does the Jyotika film make a good argument?
Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar was ousted for postponing local body polls It may be recalled that YS Jagan government ousted Ramesh Kumar as the SEC, after expressing displeasure over his decision to postpone the local body elections in view of Coronavirus pandemic. YS Jagan addressed his maiden media conference as CM only to criticise Nimmagadda. He described Ramesh as casteist and inclined towards Chandrababu Naidu's Telugu Desam Party. Senior advocate Jandhyala Ravi Shankar said the High Court took the arguments presented by all the petitioners into consideration and delivered the landmark judgement today. He contended that the government and the Governor went wrong in promulgating the Ordinance, which is violative of various Articles. Another advocate Narra Srinivas said, "this is the biggest case tried in Andhra Pradesh High Court after it moved to Amaravati (in 2017). About 18 to 20 senior advocates participated in the arguments. This will remain a landmark judgement in the state and … [Read more...] about High Court strikes down YS Jagan Mohan Reddy govt ordinance, reinstates Nimmagadda Ramesh as SEC