As the Supreme Court nears a decision on same-sex marriages, observers of Court history have noted that June 26 already has special significance for decisions that have favored gay rights in landmark cases.
Lyle Denniston, the National Constitution Center’s constitutional literacy adviser, looks at two developing lawsuits in lower courts, both based on constitutional claims, that may threaten Obamacare and could reach the Justices within the next year.
The National Constitution Center’s Jeffrey Rosen is joined by Ilya Shapiro and Erwin Chemerinsky to break down Thursday’s decision that upheld critical Obamacare tax subsidies in about three dozen states.
In a 6-3 decision, the Supreme Court upheld Obamacare subsidies in about three dozen states, granting a major victory to the administration and supporters of the Affordable Care Act.
The Supreme Court is back in session on Friday, with five decisions remaining in its current term that include big cases on same-sex marriages, voter redistricting and lethal injections. Here is a quick look at what to expect in the court room.