Challenge to public access on private Montana land gets high court liftoff
The Supreme Court ruled 6-3 Tuesday to revive a lawsuit against the federal government by two Montana property owners who say a public road brought increased traffic, trespassers and theft.
Government error in fishing data row puts justices in a bind
The Supreme Court struggled on Tuesday to untangle a solution for the government’s error in charging an Alabama software engineer for crimes in Florida.
Top Kentucky court rules race horses, breeding rights are agricultural commodities
An investment firm that loaned over $30 million to the owner of Triple Crown-winning thoroughbred American Pharaoh lost its security interest in the horse and its breeding rights when the horse was sold, the Kentucky Supreme Court ruled.
Bail reform in hands of Wisconsin voters in critical high court election
Two sets of ballot questions will be put to Wisconsin voters in the battleground’s closely watched state supreme court election next week, one of which could amend the state’s constitution to broaden what judges can consider when determining a defendant’s cash bail.
France beset by more protests over pension cuts
France saw another day of mass demonstrations, nationwide strikes and clashes between police and protesters on Tuesday as anger remains high over French President Emmanuel Macron's gamble to forcefully raise the age of retirement by two years.
Migrant shelter fire leaves 40 dead in Juárez
A fire at a temporary migrant shelter run by the Mexican government in the border city of Ciudad Juárez Monday night left at least 40 people dead, according to immigration authorities.
French high court rejects extradition of former Italian left-wing militants
France's high court on Tuesday rejected Italy's request for the extradition of 10 former far-left militants involved in Italy's bloody chapter of political violence from the late 1960s to the 1980s.
Yolk proteins in oil paints make art egg-cellent
Artists like Leonardo da Vinci and Rembrandt may have used oil paint mixed with egg yolk for more refined artistic expression, with a bonus effect of preserving artwork for modern admiration.
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