#SCOTUS

.Richmond, VA, USA
The US Supreme Court reinstated death penalty in 1976 (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Pixabay)

  • The bill got a 57-41 voting majority in the US Senate 
  • The bill will now be sent to the state's governor to be signed
  • If signed, the bill will make Virginia the 23rd state to outlaw capital punishment in the US

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
The US Supreme Court has proactively passed verdicts on pending issues (Photo Credit: Pixabay)

  • The review was to challenge the three-day extension of deadline to receive ballots in Pennsylvania 
  • US Supreme Court rendered the review appeal as "moot"
  • Justice Clearence Thomas, who was a member of the bench, criticised the verdict

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
The Supreme Court of the US passed a series of verdicts on Monday (Photo Credit: Pixabay)

  • The investigations were initiated to examine Trump's election expenses 
  • The verdict may reveal the alleged cases of tax evasions and fraud
  • Mazars USA, the accounting firm used by Trump was asked to comply with the subpoenas 

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Merrick Garland is a judge in the federal appeal court (Photo Credits: AFP)

  • Merrick Garland previously was rejected by the Republicans for a position in SCOTUS
  • Other appointments like Associate Attorney General and Dy. Attorney General will also be announced
  • Merrick is expected to look into matters like pending investigation of Biden's son