SMU Constitutional Law Professor Explains Supreme Court Allowing Texas' Heartbeat Law To Remain In Effect"There was a very complicated set of issues here that it just did not want to resolve quite yet," said SMU Constitutional Law Professor Dale Carpenter.
Texas Fetal Heartbeat Law Banning Most Abortions In State Now In EffectA Texas law banning most abortions in the state took effect at midnight, and the U.S. Supreme Court has yet to act on an emergency appeal to put it on hold.
Texas Abortion Clinics Asking US Supreme Court To Block 6-Week BanThe Texas law, signed by Gov. Greg Abbott in May, would ban abortion after a fetal heartbeat is detected, which can be as early as six weeks of pregnancy.
Supreme Court Sides With Student-Athletes In NCAA Compensation CaseA unanimous Supreme Court said student athletes could receive education-related payments, in a case that could reshape college sports by allowing more money from a billion-dollar industry to go to the players.
Supreme Court Rejects Texas Suit Over California's Ban On State-Funded Biz Trips To States Deemed Discriminatory Against LGBTQ PeopleTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton sought to file the suit at the Supreme Court, which hears disputes between states.
Supreme Court Rejects Appeal Over Pickup Seized At BorderThe Supreme Court on Monday rejected an appeal from a Kentucky man whose pickup truck was seized at the Mexican border and held by the federal government for more than two years.
After Request From President Biden, Supreme Court Delays Hearing Border Wall, Asylum CasesThey are significant cases pertaining to the previous administration's U.S.-Mexico border wall and asylum policy, but Justices in Washington won't be taking them on anytime soon.
Electors Vote Monday To Formally Confirm Joe Biden As Winner Of 2020 Presidential ElectionElectors from 50 states and the District of Columbia will gather across the country to cast their votes on December 14 in the Electoral College and declare the winner of the 2020 presidential election.
Texas GOP Chair Allen West Suggests 'Law-Abiding States' Should 'Form A Union' After Supreme Court Rejects Lawsuit On Election ResultsThe chairman of the Texas GOP has suggested "law-abiding states" should "form a Union" after the Supreme Court rejected the state's lawsuit seeking to overturn Joe Biden's victory in the 2020 election.
Supreme Court Rejects Texas Lawsuit Against Election Results In 4 Battleground StatesThe Supreme Court on Friday rejected a lawsuit brought forth by Texas and backed by President Donald Trump to overturn Joe Biden’s election victory.
Supreme Court Set To Hear Texas-Led Challenge To The Affordable Care ActJustices on the U.S. Supreme Court are set to hear oral arguments on the Texas-led challenge to the Affordable Care Act -- also known as Obamacare.