Dallas Man Condemned For 1993 Slaying Loses SCOTUS AppealThe U.S. Supreme Court has refused to review an appeal from a 41-year-old man on death row for attacking a newlywed couple on a Mesquite jogging trail 23 years ago, killing the husband and raping the wife.
Supreme Court Rejects Challenge To Google's Online LibraryThe Supreme Court turned away a challenge Monday to Google's online book library from authors who complained that the project makes it harder for them to market their work.
Obama's Power Over Immigration Drives Supreme Court DisputeThe raging political fight over immigration comes to the Supreme Court on Monday in a dispute that could affect millions of people who are in the United States illegally.
South Texas Man Set To Die Said He Drank Victim's BloodThe U.S. Supreme Court has been asked to block the scheduled execution a South Texas man for the slaying of a 12-year-old boy whose blood the convicted killer said he drank.
Fort Worth Man On Death Row Loses Supreme Court AppealThe U.S. Supreme Court has refused to review an appeal from a Fort Worth man on death row for smothering an 89-year-old man and robbing him of some $6,000 12 years ago.
Judge Rules Alabama Abortion Restrictions UnconstitutionalThe decision comes as the U.S. Supreme Court considers whether a similar Texas law is constitutional.
Obama Texas Op-Ed: GOP Could Break Judicial NominationsIn a Texas newspaper, President Barack Obama says Republicans' refusal to consider his Supreme Court nominee will threaten the integrity of the justice system and prove that the judicial nomination process is "beyond repair."
High Court Weighs Whether To Spare Texas Man From ExecutionThe U.S. Supreme Court was considering whether a Texas man who killed a city worker in 2005 should be spared from a lethal injection, as his lawyers argue that a ban on executing mentally impaired prisoners should be extended to him.
Supreme Court Refuses Appeal From Texas Killer Of 2 The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to review an appeal from an East Texas man on death row for killing two men days apart during a crime trek across the state more than 14 years ago.
What Nomination? Business As Usual At Supreme CourtIt's business as usual at the Supreme Court this week, no matter that confirmation politics is on everyone's mind in Washington. The justices are entering their second month of life without longtime Justice Antonin Scalia.
President Obama To Announce Supreme Court PickPresident Barack Obama will name his pick to fill the Supreme Court vacancy in an announcement set for 10:00am Wednesday.
Justices Soon Could Hint At Outcome In Texas Abortion CaseThe justices may not decide the high-profile case about regulation of abortion clinics in Texas until late June.