Alabama Supreme Court

Court rules for Jefferson County judicial candidate in ballot dispute

Montgomery County Circuit Judge Johnny Hardwick ruled Friday that Pamela Cousins followed the spirit and intent of the law in filing papers to be a …

Democratic Party

Alabama Supreme Court puts hold on Montgomery police officer's murder case

The Alabama Supreme Court has put a temporary hold on the trial of a white Montgomery police officer charged with the murder of an unarmed black man …

Birmingham, AL

Appeal denied for former attorney convicted of perjury, theft

A former Jefferson County attorney will not have his case reviewed by the state's criminal appeals court.<p>Douglas Cooner, 63, was convicted in April …

Birmingham, AL

Vance outraises Parker in July in chief justice race by wide margin

Democratic nominee Bob Vance raised $91,000 in the campaign for Alabama Supreme Court chief justice in July, while Republican Tom Parker raised only …

Roy Moore

Republican congressman is still touting fake pro-Israel award from Sacha Baron Cohen

Weeks after the con was revealed, Rep. Scott Perry (R-PA) doesn't seem to have caught on yet.<p>As part of his effort to trick conservative activists …

Liberal View

Alabama Supreme Court Democratic nominee's sister is Roy Moore accuser

Donna Wesson Smalley, a Democratic candidate for the Alabama Supreme Court, is the sister of a woman who said she had a romantic relationship with …

Roy Moore

Jefferson County school board questions political use of payroll deductions

The Jefferson County Board of Education voted on Thursday to formally request an Attorney General's opinion about whether payroll deductions for dues …

School Administration

Defense for MPD officer charged with Gunn killing appeals immunity hearing decision

CLOSE<p>Diane Hinson discusses, on Monday July 23, 2018, the night that Greg Gunn was shot and killed by Montgomery police officer Aaron Cody Smith just …

Stop And Frisk

Sacha Baron Cohen's Who Is America? gets Roy Moore to sweat an ersatz pedophile-detection wand

Roy Moore, the former Alabama Supreme Court chief justice and failed Republican Senate candidate, already spoiled the ending of his appearance on …

Roy Moore

Morning Docket: 07.30.18

* Vice President Mike Pence says he's "confident" that Judge Brett Kavanaugh will be confirmed to the Supreme Court "before the fall is out" -- and …

Law

Roy Moore sues over campaign ads against him

Former Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy MooreRoy Stewart MooreSacha Baron Cohen confronts Roy Moore with ‘pedophile detecting machine’ Roy …

Roy Moore

Alabama Supreme Court orders dismissal of Jim Zeigler lawsuit over software contract

The Alabama Supreme Court today ordered the dismissal of a lawsuit filed by State Auditor Jim Zeigler that claimed a state software contract was …

Alabama Supreme Court

Supreme Court to hear case of Alabama inmate in October

Updated:Tuesday, July 24 2018 12:06 PM EDT2018-07-24 16:06:15 GMT<p>An 18-year-old man from Altoona has been arrested in connection to electronic …

Alabama

Sponsor says Tennessee case prompted Alabama abortion amendment

Eighteen years ago, the Tennessee Supreme Court found that a woman's right to an abortion was rooted in the Tennessee state constitution.<p>An Alabama …

U.S. Supreme Court

US Supreme Court sets hearing date for Alabama Death Row inmate

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments in October over whether Alabama can execute an inmate diagnosed with stroke-related dementia who lawyers …

Death Row

Celebrate Zelda's 118th birthday Tuesday

CLOSE<p>F. Scott Fitzgerald is the author of “The Great Gatsby,” “Tender is the Night,” “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button,” and many other novels. …

Legend of Zelda

Who loves Trump most shouldn't be state election issue

<i>John Meredith, of Huntsville, is a former Capitol Hill lobbyist who was recognized as one of the country's 100 most influential Black Republicans.</i><p>The …

Donald Trump