Stories tagged: scotus
Sun., June 25, 2017, 10:04 a.m.
The Supreme Court is expected to decide within days whether the Trump administration can enforce a ban on visitors to the U.S. from six mostly Muslim countries.
Sat., June 24, 2017, 10:34 a.m.
To see where Justice Neil Gorsuch might fit on the Supreme Court, watch the company he keeps.
Sat., June 24, 2017, 8:46 a.m.
The Supreme Court enters its final week of work before a long summer hiatus with action expected on the Trump administration’s travel ban and a decision due in a separation …
Sun., June 18, 2017, 8:49 a.m.
In an era of deep partisan division, the Supreme Court could soon decide whether the drawing of electoral districts can be too political.
UPDATED: Mon., June 5, 2017, 3:52 p.m.
The U.S. Supreme Court has overturned a Montana court’s ruling that two BNSF Railway workers could sue the company for their injuries in the state, even though the men never …
Tue., May 30, 2017, 9:16 a.m.
A unanimous Supreme Court on Tuesday sided with sheriff’s deputies in a legal dispute stemming from 2010, when an innocent couple was shot while California deputies searched for a wanted …
UPDATED: Tue., May 30, 2017, 9:15 a.m.
The Supreme Court is siding with a Mexican immigrant who faced deportation after he was convicted of having consensual sex with his underage girlfriend.
UPDATED: Sat., May 13, 2017, 7:11 p.m.
One of Neil Gorsuch’s sharpest dissents as an appeals court judge came just six months before he was nominated for the Supreme Court. That’s when he sided with a New …
UPDATED: Mon., April 17, 2017, 10:19 p.m.
The U.S. Supreme Court spared the life of an Arkansas inmate minutes before his death warrant was set to expire Monday, scuttling efforts to resume the death penalty after nearly …
UPDATED: Sun., April 16, 2017, 10:20 p.m.
Justice Neil Gorsuch’s first week on the Supreme Court bench features an important case about the separation of church and state that has its roots on a Midwestern church playground. …
UPDATED: Sat., April 8, 2017, 11:04 p.m.
Somewhere between the Republican caricature of the next justice of the Supreme Court as a folksy family guy and the Democrats’ demonization of him as a cold-hearted automaton, stands Neil …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 6, 2017, 10:30 p.m.
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg lamented partisanship in Congress during a talk at Stanford University on Monday and said she hoped it would return to an era when …
Tue., Dec. 13, 2016, 1:15 a.m.
The Supreme Court on Monday rejected challenges to the estimated $1 billion plan by the NFL to settle thousands of concussion lawsuits filed by former players, clearing the way for …
Mon., Oct. 3, 2016, 5:58 p.m.
The Supreme Court refused a last-ditch effort Monday to rehear the Obama administration’s plan to legalize more than 4 million who’d entered the country illegally.
Sat., Aug. 20, 2016, 9:08 p.m.
One soldier’s last shot is a long one, as his lawyers urge the Supreme Court to hear a rare military court challenge.
Thu., Feb. 18, 2016, 2:41 p.m.
Thousands of mourners are expected to pay their respects to the late Justice Antonin Scalia as he lies in repose Friday at the Supreme Court.
Thu., Feb. 18, 2016, 11:28 a.m.
Justice Antonin Scalia’s sudden death a month before his 80th birthday and the potential impasse over replacing him is giving new impetus to an old idea: Limiting the service of …