Chaos Marks Start Of Kavanaugh Confirmation HearingOpposition to and support for President Donald Trump's nominee reflected the political stakes for both parties just two months before congressional elections.
Trump To Announce Supreme Court Nominee July 9Among the candidates he's considering are two women, and he told reporters that he might meet with candidates over a golf weekend.
Trump Could Pick Texan For Supreme CourtJudge Don Willett -- the only Texan on the list of President Trump's potential Supreme Court picks -- has served on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, for nearly six months now.
Kennedy's Retirement Roils Election-Year LandscapeSupreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy's retirement and President Donald Trump's pledge to move quickly to fill the seat guarantee a searing summer of charged rhetoric.
Justice Kennedy Retiring, Giving Trump Major High Court PickThe 81-year-old Kennedy, often a voice of moderation over three decades on the court, provided the key vote on such closely divided issues as affirmative action, guns, campaign finance and voting rights in addition to same-sex marriage and the right to abortion.
Rumors Surround Justice Kennedy Exit From Supreme Court, But He's Not TalkingEighty-year-old Justice Anthony Kennedy is so far refusing to comment on speculation that he may soon retire after 29 years on the court.