[JURIST] The US Supreme Court [official website] heard oral arguments [day call, PDF] in two cases Wednesday. In United States v. Clarke [transcript, PDF; JURIST report] the court heard arguments on whether an unsupported allegation that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) [official website] issued a summons for an improper purpose entitles an opponent to an
[JURIST] The US Supreme Court [official website] ruled [opinion, PDF] 5-4 Wednesday in Paroline v. United States [SCOTUSblog backgrounder] that a victim of child pornography may be entitled to restitution under 18 USC 2259 [text] but only to the extent the defendant's offense proximately caused the victim's losses. Doyle Paroline was convicted of p
[JURIST] The US Supreme Court [official website] ruled [opinion, PDF] Wednesday in White v. Woodall [SCOTUSblog backgrounder] that because the Supreme Court of Kentucky's [official website] rejection of Robert Keith Woodall's Fifth Amendment [text] claim was not objectively unreasonable, the US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit [official websi
An interfaith dialogue titled "Fulfilling Our Moral Duty to Foster Redemption" will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at the First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens in the Somerset section of Franklin Township.