Schumer Vows Filibuster In Opposition Of GorsuchSen. Chuck Schumer said Thursday that he will oppose Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch and lead a filibuster of the choice, setting up a politically charged showdown with Republicans.
Gorsuch Vows Adherence To Legal PrecedenceOn a path toward confirmation, Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch declared Wednesday that "when you put on the robe, you open your mind" as he faced a final day of questions from the Senate Judiciary Committee.
High Court Nominee To Face Daylong Questioning In SenateSupreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch faces hours of questioning from senators on Day Two of his confirmation hearing.
Senate Hearings Get Underway On President Trump's Supreme Court Pick Senate hearings are getting underway on Neil Gorsuch, President Donald Trump's nominee for the Supreme Court.
Appeals Court Upholds Law Barring Supreme Court ProtestsA federal appeals court has underscored the kinds of protests banned inside the Supreme Court.
Trump Administration Reverses Obama Policies On Transgender BathroomsA letter sent to schools nationwide Wednesday by the Justice and Education departments says the earlier Obama directive caused confusion and “significant litigation” over how it should be applied.
Supreme Court Orders New Hearing For Black Texas InmateThe Supreme Court has ordered a new court hearing for a black Texas prison inmate who claims improper testimony about his race tainted his death sentence.
Supreme Court Hears Case Of Mexican Teen Slain Across BorderThe Supreme Court is taking up an appeal from the parents of a Mexican teenager who was killed by a U.S. Border Patrol agent. The case could help define when foreigners outside the U.S. have access to American courts.
McCorvey, Who Was At Center Of Roe V. Wade, Dead At 69Norma McCorvey, whose legal challenge under the pseudonym "Jane Roe" led to the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark decision that legalized abortion but who later became an outspoken opponent of the procedure, died Saturday. She was 69.
Judge Hammers Attorneys On Both Sides Of Travel Ban CasePresident Donald Trump's travel ban faced its toughest test yet Tuesday as a panel of appeals court judges hammered away at the government's arguments that the ban was motivated by terrorism fears but also directed pointed questions to an attorney who claimed it unconstitutionally targeted Muslims.
Texas Blocks Release Of F1's US Grand Prix Payment DetailsThe Texas attorney general's office will keep secret how much money Formula One receives from organizers of the U.S. Grand Prix to run the annual race.
Trump Urges Senate To Push Gorsuch ThroughPresident Trump urged Mitch McConnell on Wednesday to change the rules of the Senate, if necessary, to swiftly push through his new Supreme Court nominee, Judge Neil Gorsuch.