Election-Year Clash On Immigration Heads To Supreme CourtUnderscoring the political dimension, the case will be argued in April and decided by late June, about a month before both political parties gather for their nominating conventions.
Supreme Court Sets Election-Year Clash On ImmigrationTexas is leading 26 mainly Republican-dominated states in challenging the Democratic administration's immigration plan.
Political Analyst: "Birther" Lawsuit Against Ted Cruz Won't Impact Republican PrimaryThe political question whether Texas Senator Ted Cruz can be President may now become a legal drama, too.
Dallas Man Condemned For Killing Daughters Loses AppealThe U.S. Supreme Court has refused to review an appeal from a former Dallas accountant sent to death row for the fatal shootings of his two young daughters nearly 15 years ago.
High Court To Hear Dispute Over Public Sector Union FeesA Supreme Court dispute over public-sector union fees could sap the finances of organized labor and further erode the power of the nation's labor movement.
Texas Asks Supreme Court Not To Review Immigration Case Texas on Tuesday asked the U.S. Supreme Court not to review a lower court's decision blocking President Barack Obama's plan to spare millions of immigrants from deportation.
Texas Man Who Disrupted Supreme Court Gay Marriage Arguments To Be SentencedA protester who disrupted historic arguments over gay marriage at the U.S. Supreme Court is scheduled to be sentenced.
Supreme Court Hears Texas Affirmative Action ChallengeAbigail Fisher has been out of college since 2012, but the justices' renewed interest in her case is a sign that the court's conservative majority is poised to cut back, or even end, affirmative action in higher education.
Supreme Court Revisits Texas Affirmative ActionThe Supreme Court is hearing arguments Wednesday for the second time in three years in the case of a white Texas woman who was rejected for admission at the University of Texas.
Meaning Of 'One Person, One Vote' At Stake At Supreme CourtTexas was the big winner in the 2010 census when it picked up four congressional seats, due mainly to growth in its Hispanic population. A Supreme Court case being argued Tuesday threatens to diminish Latinos' clout and benefit white, rural voters.
High Court Denies Hearing Wendy Davis' Appeal In Texas Redistricting CaseThe Supreme Court won't hear an appeal from lawyers for former Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis and others seeking $360,000 in legal fees after challenging state redistricting plans.
Texas Seeking Delay In Supreme Court Immigration CaseTexas is asking the Supreme Court for more time to answer the Obama administration's immigration appeal, a delay that probably would prevent the plan to shield millions of immigrants from deportation from taking effect during Barack Obama's presidency.