Pennsylvania Secretary of State Kathy Boockvar announced she will step down after she failed to advertise as required by law a proposed constitutional amendment that would retroactively extend the timeline for sexual assault victims to file civil suits against their abusers. This means it will be at least 2023 before voters can vote on the proposal. Extending the statute of limitations for sexual abuse lawsuits is something that victims have been seeking for years and was a key recommendation of a 2018 report from a grand jury that investigated child sexual abuse in the Catholic Church.
'Everything Has Been Criminalized,' Says Neil Gorsuch as He Pushes for Stronger Fourth Amendment Protections
The justice weighs in during oral arguments in Lange v. California.
Sandy Martinez says that fine, along with another $63,500 for driveway cracks and a downed fence, violates Florida's constitution.
The proposed bill from Assembly Members Evan Low and Cristina Garcia would require stores to have one unisex section for children's products and apparel.
SCOTUS Rules Against an Innocent Man Who Was Choked and Beaten by Cops, but He May Still Get His Day in Court
The justices did not address one of James King's key arguments, which the 6th Circuit will now consider.
The governors of New York and California have botched major aspects of the pandemic response.