Supreme Court strikes down law blocking disparaging trademarks

CNNWashington (CNN) The Supreme Court struck down part of a federal law that denies trademark protection of terms that disparage living or dead. The ruling could benefit the NFL’s Washington Redskins, whose trademark was canceled based on the same law … ..

Supreme Court rules government can’t refuse disparaging trademarks

ESPNWASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Monday struck down part of a law that bans offensive trademarks in a ruling that is expected to help the Redskins in their legal fight over the team name. The justices ruled that the 71-year-old trademark law barring …US Supreme Court won’t hear Ohio voting case ..

Supreme Court upholds offensive trademarks as form of free speech

USA TODAYWASHINGTON — The Supreme Court ruled Monday that federal trademarks can be registered in most cases even if they are considered derogatory. The decision was a victory for an Asian American dance rock band dubbed The Slants — and, in all likelihood, …The Slants Win Supreme Court Battle Over Band’s Name In Trademark Dispute ..

Supreme Court strikes down sex offender social media ban

Washington PostWASHINGTON — The Supreme Court struck down a North Carolina law Monday that bars convicted sex offenders from Facebook, Twitter and other popular sites. The justices ruled unanimously in favor of North Carolina resident Lester Packingham Jr. His …Supreme Court strikes down law banning use of Facebook by registered sex offenders ..

Trump Eyes Supreme Court After Appeals Court Rejects Travel Ban

TIMEWASHINGTON — U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday criticized a federal appeals court one day after it handed him another legal setback by refusing to revive his U.S. travel ban on people from six Muslim-majority nations, and appeared poised for the …President Donald Trump slams court for ruling against travel ban ‘at such a dangerous time’ ..

Feds Ask Supreme Court To Allow Enforcement Of Trump’s Travel Ban While Court Considers Appeal

BuzzFeed NewsThe Justice Department asked the Supreme Court to resolve the question of whether President Trump’s executive order is allowed — and also whether the federal government can enforce the order until the justices resolve the case. Originally posted on ..