Convicted Texas Triple-Murderer Loses Supreme Court AppealThe U.S. Supreme Court has refused to review an appeal from a condemned triple killer in Austin who contends his previous attorney abandoned him and missed a critical deadline for filing an appeal.
Texas Abortion Law Teed Up For Supreme Court ReviewAbortion is back before the Supreme Court, and the justices could signal by the end of June whether they are likely to take up the biggest case on the hot-button subject in nearly a quarter-century. SCOTUS is considering an emergency appeal from abortion providers in Texas.
Three Separate Texas Death Row Cases Lose AppealsTwo Supreme Court appeals and one Federal appeal from Texas death row inmates were all recently denied - moving the condemned one step closer to execution.
Supreme Court Won't Stop Texas Execution Over Drug FightThe U.S. Supreme Court won't stop the execution of a Texas serial killer whose attorneys want the state to release information about where it gets its lethal injection drug.
SCOTUS Bypasses Farmers Branch Immigration Rental CaseThe Supreme Court will not hear arguments regarding the ban that would prevent illegal immigrants from renting housing in Farmers Branch.
Supreme Court Takes Cases On Cellphone SearchesThe Supreme Court has agreed to decide whether police need a warrant to search the cellphones of people they have arrested.
Supreme Justice Alito Throws 1st Pitch At BallparkAlito threw the ceremonial first pitch before the Texas Rangers' home game against the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday night.
Court Throws Out Judge-Drawn Texas Electoral MapsThe Supreme Court has thrown out electoral maps drawn by federal judges in Texas that favored minorities.