News & Politics

Republicans Break Filibuster, Plan Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s SCOTUS Confirmation Vote for Monday

The Senate is expected to take a critical procedural vote on Sunday to advance Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s Supreme Court nomination. If successful, a final confirmation vote could take place as early as Monday evening. With Republicans holding a firm majority in the Senate, Barrett’s bid to advance is expected to succeed. According to CNN,

Lawsuits & Litigation

Fiancée of Murdered Journalist Jamal Khashoggi Files Lawsuit Accusing Saudi Crown Prince of the Killing

Khashoggi’s fiancée, Hatice Cengiz, says that Saudi officials in the United States coordinated with their counterparts abroad to lure Khashoggi to a consulate in Turkey, wherein he was dismembered alive and murdered.