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U.S. Supreme Court weighs Comcast appeal in Byron Allen racial bias lawsuit

13 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. Supreme Court justices on Wednesday expressed sympathy toward allowing comedian and producer Byron Allen to pursue his racial bias lawsuit accusing cable television operator Comcast Corp of discriminating against black-owned channels.

U.S. Supreme Court weighs Comcast appeal in Byron Allen racial bias lawsuit

13 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON, Nov 13 U.S. Supreme Court justices on Wednesday expressed sympathy toward allowing comedian and producer Byron Allen to pursue his racial bias lawsuit accusing cable television operator Comcast Corp of discriminating against black-owned channels.

U.S. Supreme Court declines to shield gun maker from Sandy Hook lawsuit

13 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday dealt a blow to the firearms industry, rejecting Remington Arms Co's bid to escape a lawsuit by families of victims aiming to hold the gun maker liable for its marketing of the assault-style rifle used in the 2012 Sandy Hook school massacre that killed 20 children and six adults. | Video

Supreme Court leans towards Trump on ending 'Dreamers' immigrant programme

12 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON The Supreme Court's conservative majority signalled support on Tuesday for President Donald Trump's bid to kill a programme that protects hundreds of thousands of immigrants - dubbed "Dreamers" - who entered the United States illegally as children, even as liberal justices complained that the move would destroy lives. | Video

U.S. Supreme Court divided on Mexican cross-border shooting dispute

12 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON Supreme Court justices appeared divided on whether to let foreigners bring civil rights lawsuits in U.S. courts as they considered a bid by a slain Mexican teenager's family to revive a lawsuit against the Border Patrol agent who shot him, with Justice Brett Kavanaugh emerging as a potential pivotal vote.

UPDATE 3-U.S. Supreme Court declines to shield gun maker from Sandy Hook lawsuit

12 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON, Nov 12 The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday dealt a blow to the firearms industry, rejecting Remington Arms Co's bid to escape a lawsuit by families of victims aiming to hold the gun maker liable for its marketing of the assault-style rifle used in the 2012 Sandy Hook school massacre that killed 20 children and six adults.

U.S. Supreme Court will not shield gun maker from Sandy Hook lawsuit

12 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON, Nov 12 The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday dealt a blow to the firearms industry, rejecting Remington Arms Co's bid to escape a lawsuit by families of victims aiming to hold the gun maker liable for its marketing of the assault-style rifle used in the 2012 Sandy Hook school massacre that killed 20 children and six adults.

U.S. Supreme Court to consider blocking Booking.com trademark

09 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to consider a bid by a federal agency to prevent the popular hotel reservation website Booking.com, a unit of Booking Holdings Inc, from trademarking the site's name, contending that it is too generic to deserve legal protection.

U.S. Supreme Court justices navigate video piracy case over Blackbeard's ship

06 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. Supreme Court justices struggled to navigate between the rights of states and individuals on Tuesday as they heard a documentary filmmaker's bid to revive his lawsuit against North Carolina officials he has accused of unlawfully pirating his footage of notorious English pirate Blackbeard's wrecked ship.

U.S. Supreme Court rejects Charter appeal of Sprint patent verdict

05 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON Charter Communications Inc unit Time Warner Cable must pay $140 million in damages for infringing five Sprint Corp telecommunications patents after the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear Time Warner's appeal in the case.

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