U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court Rules in Favor of High School Cheerleader Punished Over Snapchat Posts

The Supreme Court ruled 8-1 Wednesday in favor of a high school cheerleader at Mahanoy Area High School in Mahanoy City, Pennsylvania, who was kicked off the school’s cheerleading team after calling out the school with profanities on Snapchat for allegedly telling her she needed to spend a year on the junior varsity (JV) team before making it to varsity — while an incoming freshman student made it on the varsity team, skipping JV.

WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 22: The U.S. Supreme Court is shown on June 22, 2021 in Washington, DC. The court is expected to release more opinions for cases related to voting rights, donor disclosure and student’s first amendment rights, as it finishes up the final days of it’s annual term. …

Biden Creates Pathway to Citizenship for Same-Sex Couples’ Children Born Abroad, Changes Need for Biological Parent

Citing “advances in assisted reproductive technology,” President Joe Biden’s State Department is “updating” the Immigration and Nationality Act that contains the requirements for the granting of U.S. citizenship to children born abroad. The new policy will allow children of married same-sex couples to have a pathway to citizenship even if those children are not related to a U.S. citizen.

US President Joe Biden steps off Air Force One upon arrival at Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland on May 19, 2021. (Photo by Nicholas Kamm / AFP) (Photo by NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP via Getty Images)