SCOTUS

Yesterday, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the case of an Arkansas law that seeks to regulate the way pharmacies receive reimbursements from insurance providers.

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The U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments tomorrow in Arkansas's appeal of a case regarding reimbursements pharmacies receive from insurance providers. The case involves a 2015 law passed by the Arkansas legislature and has the potential to a be a precedent-setting case.

Arkansas DACA Recipients, Advocates Celebrate SCOTUS Ruling

Jun 19, 2020
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In a 5-4 decision, the United States Supreme Court has blocked the Trump administration's attempt to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. DACA allows certain undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children and meet several guidelines the ability to stay in the country and work. Advocates at Arkansas United say it's a victory for the state's 4,500 DACA recipients, but there's still work to do.

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A divided U.S. Supreme Court yesterday affirmed a lower court ruling, which late last year stayed execution of an Obama administration policy shielding four million undocumented immigrants from deportation. We gather reaction from Mireya Reith, executive director of the Arkansas United Community Coalition, headquartered in Springdale.

The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled in favor of legalizing same sex marriage in all 50 states. We talk with LGBT legal scholar Danielle Weatherby about the decision, and political implications, and also get reaction from Arkansas's first gay and lesbian couples to be married after the state constitutional ban on same-sex marriage was struck down by a state court just over a year ago.

Former President Visits Fayetteville

Oct 8, 2014

On his tour stumping for Arkansas Democrats in this year's election cycle, former President Bill Clinton made a stop at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville. Goodwill Industries of Arkansas will soon hold a job fair to help area retailers increase staff levels prior to this year's holiday shopping season. And the Supreme Court of the United States hears the case of an Arkansas prisoner who thinks he should be allowed to grow his beard in accordance with his First Amendment rights.

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