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.
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.
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.
Details On Justice Scalia's Health At The Time Of His DeathHours after the body of Antonin Scalia was found at a Texas ranch, the Supreme Court justice's doctor offered an assessment of his health to local authorities for their death investigation.
Judge: Justice Antonin Scalia Died Of Natural Causes In TexasAfter saying an autopsy should have been performed, a judge now says U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia died of natural causes in Texas and no autopsy was necessary.
Supreme Court Sets Election-Year Clash On ImmigrationTexas is leading 26 mainly Republican-dominated states in challenging the Democratic administration's immigration plan.
Supreme Court Will Re-Hear UT-Austin Affirmative Action CaseThe Supreme Court says it will dive back into the fight over the use of race in admissions at the University of Texas.
Supreme Court Upholds Obamacare & Housing Discrimination LawsThe Supreme Court has upheld the nationwide tax subsidies under President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, in a ruling that preserves health insurance for millions of Americans.
Roe V. Wade Impact Still Felt Far Beyond Dallas, StateForty years ago today the United States Supreme Court ruled on arguably the higest-profile case ever to come out of Dallas County. Jane Roe, et al. v. Henry Wade, District Attorney of Dallas County - more commonly known as Roe v. Wade.
Texans Await Ruling On Federal Health Care LawThe federal government may have to implement a major provision of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul in Texas since the state's conservative leaders are steadfastly opposed to it. But one state agency has fulfilled parts of the law and said it's prepared to move forward if the law is upheld by the U.S. Supreme Court.
Local Concern Over Arizona Immigration Law Upheld By SCOTUSOlga Zanella, 21, says she's concerned about Latinos who are living in Arizona after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld a part of that state's controversial immigration law.