Supreme Court http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Wyoming Coal Versus The Courts http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-coal-versus-courts <p>This week’s Supreme Court ruling on the EPA and its ability to regulate carbon is a mixed bag for Wyoming officials and energy producers. It sets the stakes even higher for Republicans in the state who are determined to derail a pending EPA rule on climate change. &nbsp;</p><p>Like most all things here in Washington these days, the recent Supreme Court ruling in favor of the EPA is being read along party lines. But Wyoming Senator Mike Enzi says it’s not just partisanship. He says your opinion also hinges on where you’re reading.</p> Sat, 28 Jun 2014 00:05:21 +0000 Matt Laslo 60530 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming Coal Versus The Courts Senate Defeats And Reconsiders Hill Legislation http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/senate-defeats-and-reconsiders-hill-legislation <p>The Wyoming Senate&nbsp;reconsidered and passed a bill that would set up a special committee to review the recent Supreme Court decision about Superintendent Cindy Hill.</p><p></p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 00:58:55 +0000 Bob Beck 54010 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Senate Defeats And Reconsiders Hill Legislation Wyo. Chief Justice Addresses Superintendent Ruling http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyo-chief-justice-addresses-superintendent-ruling <p>Wyoming Supreme Court Chief Justice Marilyn Kite acknowledges that the court's decision in the superintendent of public instruction case has created concern and challenges.</p><p></p><p>Kite says there's nothing to be done now but for lawmakers, the governor and the court to embrace those challenges and fulfill their respective constitutional obligations.</p><p>Kite addressed the issue at the start of her State of Judiciary speech before a joint legislative session Monday.</p> Mon, 10 Feb 2014 22:53:31 +0000 The Associated Press 53843 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyo. Chief Justice Addresses Superintendent Ruling Wyoming receives failing grade for financial disclosure rules for justices http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-receives-failing-grade-financial-disclosure-rules-justices <p>An <a href="http://www.publicintegrity.org/2013/12/04/13808/state-supreme-court-judges-reveal-scant-financial-information">investigation </a>by the Center for Public Integrity gave the Wyoming Supreme Court’s financial disclosure rules an ‘F.’</p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 00:11:06 +0000 Irina Zhorov 51225 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming receives failing grade for financial disclosure rules for justices Casper gay marriage rally planned in anticipation of Supreme Court hearing http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/casper-gay-marriage-rally-planned-anticipation-supreme-court-hearing <p></p><p>Wyoming gay marriage supporters are holding a rally in anticipation of the Supreme Court’s&nbsp;hearings on the constitutionality of the Defense of Marriage Act, or DOMA, and Proposition&nbsp;eight&nbsp;that repealed a gay marriage law in California.&nbsp;</p><p>This Sunday at noon, people from across the state are invited to don red clothing and gather in Casper’s Pioneer Park to rally for marriage equality and the repeal of both the DOMA, and Proposition 8.</p> Wed, 20 Mar 2013 22:46:32 +0000 Sara Hossaini 38273 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Casper gay marriage rally planned in anticipation of Supreme Court hearing Wyoming's Congressional Leaders React To Affordable Care Act Decision http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyomings-congressional-leaders-react-affordable-care-act-decision <p>Wyoming&#39;s Congressional leaders are voicing their disdain for the Supreme Court&rsquo;s decision to uphold most of the Affordable Care Act.</p><p>Senator John Barrasso says despite the court&rsquo;s ruling, the law is unworkable, unpopular, and bad for patients, providers and taxpayers. And he urged voters to remove elected officials in order to repeal the law.</p> Thu, 28 Jun 2012 18:36:36 +0000 Tristan Ahtone 26232 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming's Congressional Leaders React To Affordable Care Act Decision