The Broadcaster

Editorial: Supreme Court Nominations Should Have More Elaborate Investigations

Laurel Fleszar, Reporter

November 9, 2018


Filed under Editorial

In late 2018, the United States of America was abuzz with news about Brett Kavanaugh. A man accused of sexual assault who is now one of the nine highest judges in America. While he has numerous accomplishments, he has other qualities that shouldn’t be present in a Supreme Court Justice. The curr...

Editorial: Problems with sports gambling could arise with Supreme Court ruling

Editorial: Problems with sports gambling could arise with Supreme Court ruling

Evan Spinney, Reporter

May 30, 2018


Filed under Sports

Get ready, addicts, casinos are partnering with America’s favorite pastimes. On Monday, May 14, the Supreme Court struck down a federal law that prohibits sports betting. The Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) of 1992, the law that banned state-authorized betting, was ruled uncon...

Eight Justices Takes Toll on Supreme Court

Eight Justices Takes Toll on Supreme Court

April 27, 2016


Filed under World

By: Eric Wood The death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia is impacting several cases before the court. The Supreme Court has always had an odd number of justices. By having an odd number, there would be a definite decision in the case that was being argued. Scalia’s death leaves the cou...

Obituary: Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia

Obituary: Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia

March 15, 2016


Filed under World

By: Abby Shapiro Antonin Scalia, a conservative giant on the court and a stanch believer in the powers of the Constitution,  passed away at 79 years old, on February 13, 2016. Born on March 11, 1946 in Trenton, NJ, Scalia was a lawyer in the 1960s.  Later he worked in public service in the 1970s w...

The student news site of Hershey High School
supreme court