Stories tagged: supreme court
UPDATED: Mon., June 25, 2018, 11:02 a.m.
The Supreme Court handed American Express a win Monday in a lawsuit over rules it imposes on merchants who accept its cards.
Mon., June 25, 2018, 8:17 a.m.
The Supreme Court is choosing not to take on a new case on partisan redistricting for now. Instead, the justices are sending a dispute over North Carolina’s heavily Republican congressional …
UPDATED: Mon., June 25, 2018, 12:18 p.m.
The Supreme Court is ordering Washington courts to take a new look at the case of a florist who refused to provide services for the wedding of two men because …
UPDATED: Fri., June 22, 2018, 3:51 p.m.
Police generally need a warrant to look at records that reveal where cellphone users have been, the Supreme Court ruled Friday in a big victory for privacy interests in the …
UPDATED: Thu., June 21, 2018, 3:27 p.m.
States will be able to force more people to pay sales tax when they make online purchases under a Supreme Court decision Thursday that will leave shoppers with lighter wallets …
Tue., June 19, 2018, 11:07 a.m.
The Idaho Supreme Court will postpone arguments surrounding a key water battle to allow parties on both sides of the case to discuss a possible settlement.
UPDATED: Tue., June 26, 2018, 2:42 p.m.
The Supreme Court on Tuesday effectively put an end to a California law that forces anti-abortion crisis pregnancy centers to provide information about abortion.
Mon., June 18, 2018, 8:20 a.m.
The Supreme Court is resolving partisan redistricting cases from Wisconsin and Maryland without ruling on the broader issue of whether electoral maps can give an unfair advantage to a political …
UPDATED: Thu., June 14, 2018, 10:15 p.m.
The Supreme Court on Thursday struck down a Minnesota law that barred voters in the state from wearing a wide range of political hats, T-shirts and pins to the polls.
UPDATED: Mon., June 11, 2018, 3:25 p.m.
States can target people who haven’t cast ballots in a while in efforts to purge their voting rolls, the Supreme Court ruled Monday in a case that has drawn wide …
UPDATED: Mon., June 11, 2018, 12:48 p.m.
The Supreme Court is leaving in place a court order that forces Washington state to restore salmon habitat by removing barriers that block fish migration.
Sat., June 9, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
An unusual suit over who controls court records in Franklin County has expanded to include the county prosecutor and is headed to the Washington State Supreme Court.
UPDATED: Thu., June 7, 2018, 4:35 p.m.
The court is scheduled to review a petition from a florist in Richland, Washington, who refused to provide a floral arrangement for a longtime customer when he told her it …
Tue., June 5, 2018
Monday’s decision in the
Mon., June 4, 2018, 10:10 a.m.
The Supreme Court ruled Monday in a case about a pregnant immigrant teen who obtained an abortion with the help of the ACLU, siding with the Trump administration and wiping …
UPDATED: Mon., June 4, 2018, 12:30 p.m.
The Supreme Court ruled Monday for a Colorado baker who wouldn’t make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple in a limited decision that leaves for another day the larger …
Sat., May 26, 2018, 9:15 a.m.
A flood of lawsuits over LGBT rights is making its way through courts and will continue, no matter the outcome in the Supreme Court’s highly anticipated decision in the case …
Thu., May 24, 2018, 6 a.m.
The already meager rights of American workers just got significantly smaller, thanks to the Supreme Court. It ruled Monday that employees can use contracts with workers to ban them from …
UPDATED: Mon., May 21, 2018, 2:03 p.m.
A divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that businesses can prohibit their workers from banding together in disputes over pay and conditions in the workplace, a decision that affects an estimated …
UPDATED: Thu., May 17, 2018, 7:59 p.m.
Hundreds of charter school students rallied at the state Capitol on Thursday as the Washington Supreme Court considered arguments that could threaten to close their classrooms.
Thu., May 17, 2018
Rather than focusing on personality, however, the bulk of “RBG” has to do with its subject’s lifelong fight against gender discrimination – a fight pressed over many years, many cases …
Mon., May 14, 2018, 6:28 p.m.
A slim, elegant older gentleman took a seat on his patio overlooking Lake Mead on Monday morning, turned on his phone and began to parse his wagers for the day. …
UPDATED: Mon., May 14, 2018, 8:02 a.m.
The Supreme Court on Monday struck down a federal law that bars gambling on football, basketball, baseball and other sports in most states, giving states the go-ahead to legalize betting …
Sat., April 28, 2018
Many people have asked me how I’m feeling as I await the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in my case, Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission. My answer changes moment …
Tue., April 24, 2018, 10:05 p.m.
The Supreme Court is saving one of its biggest cases for last. The justices are hearing arguments Wednesday over President Donald Trump’s ban on travelers from several mostly Muslim countries.
Mon., April 23, 2018, 12:45 p.m.
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein has taken some time off from overseeing the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election to argue his first case at the Supreme Court.
UPDATED: Tue., April 17, 2018, 4:53 p.m.
The Supreme Court sounded concerned Tuesday about doing away with a rule that has meant shoppers don’t always get charged sales tax when they hit “checkout” online.
Tue., April 17, 2018, 10:08 a.m.
The Supreme Court said Tuesday that part of a federal law that makes it easier to deport immigrants who have been convicted of crimes is too vague to be enforced.
Sun., April 15, 2018, 10:06 p.m.
Sales Tax: $0. Online shoppers have gotten used to seeing that line on checkout screens before they click “purchase.” But a case before the Supreme Court could change that.
Sun., April 15, 2018
Retailers are hoping for a resolution this year from the Supreme Court, which hears arguments Tuesday in a decades-old dispute: Whether companies must collect sales tax on items sold in …