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April 27, 2016
High court seems poised to overturn McDonnell conviction
The Supreme Court could make it tougher for the government to crack down on public corruption, signaling Wednesday that it ...
April 26, 2016
Justices weigh case of jury discharged, then called back
Once jurors return their verdict and the judge thanks them and sends them on their way, their job is done. Or is it? That's ...
April 20, 2016
High Court sides with families of '83 Beirut bombing victims
The Supreme Court on Wednesday cleared the way for families of victims of the 1983 Marine barracks bombing in Beirut and ...
April 19, 2016
High court tie lets states face lawsuits in other states
A tie vote from the Supreme Court means California officials can be hauled into a Nevada state court to face allegations in ...
April 18, 2016
Split high court now holds fate of Obama immigration actions
Conservative Supreme Court justices expressed sharp skepticism about President Barack Obama's immigration efforts Monday, ...
April 12, 2016
Supreme Court to swear in large group of deaf lawyers
Mobile phones ordinarily are strictly forbidden in the marble courtroom of the nation's highest court, but the justices are ...
April 06, 2016
Nominee Garland smiles, stays quiet while in public view
"Cubs or White Sox?" As a circuit court judge, Merrick Garland is used to speaking at length on arcane legal topics. For now, ...
April 05, 2016
Capitol Hill Buzz: Grassley takes on Chief Justice Roberts
Senate Judiciary Chairman Charles Grassley on Tuesday warned Chief Justice John Roberts to stay out of the Senate's fight ...
March 30, 2016
High court sympathetic to property owners in wetlands case
The Supreme Court on Wednesday seemed likely to make it easier for private landowners to challenge in court a government ...
March 30, 2016
Justices: Government can't freeze assets unrelated to crimes
The government cannot freeze the financial assets of people accused of crimes if the money has no connection to criminal ...
March 29, 2016
Justices seem to seek compromise in birth control case
A seemingly divided Supreme Court is exploring a possible compromise ruling in the dispute between faith-based groups and the ...
March 23, 2016
Justices divided over health law birth control plan
The Supreme Court seems deeply divided over the arrangement devised by the Obama administration to spare faith-based groups ...
March 22, 2016
High court seems sympathetic to Puerto Rico in debt case
Four liberal justices on a short-handed Supreme Court seemed sympathetic Tuesday to arguments that Puerto Rico officials ...
March 22, 2016
Alaska moose hunter wins round in court over hovercraft use
The Supreme Court has ruled in favor of a hunter who uses his hovercraft to track moose along Alaska's Nation River.
March 16, 2016
Obama nominates Garland to high court, challenging GOP
President Barack Obama nominated appeals court judge Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court on Wednesday, thrusting a respected ...
March 12, 2016
100 years ago, Brandeis faced longest confirmation
No one endured a longer time between nomination and confirmation as a Supreme Court justice than Louis Brandeis, the famed ...
March 04, 2016
For Merrick Garland, possible nominee status is nothing new
Merrick Garland has been in this position before. The last time a seat opened up on the U.S. Supreme Court, in 2010, he was ...
March 03, 2016
Chief Justice Roberts rejects request to block mercury rule
The Supreme Court has left intact a federal rule that targets mercury pollution, giving the Environmental Protection Agency ...
March 02, 2016
Deeply split Supreme Court wrestles with abortion case
A Supreme Court deeply split over abortion wrestled Wednesday with widely replicated Texas regulations that could drastically ...
March 01, 2016
Justices on both sides invoke Scalia in sentencing case
The late Justice Antonin Scalia's writing turned up in dueling Supreme Court opinions Tuesday, a fitting tribute to the ...