Texas Appeals Court Commutes Death Sentence Of Convicted Killer Bobby James MooreBobby James Moore was sentenced to death for the 1980 shotgun slaying of 72-year-old Houston supermarket clerk James McCarble.
Families Of Veterans Killed In Midland Train Accident Turn To US Supreme CourtThe families of veterans killed in the 2012 Midland train crash filed a lawsuit today asking the U.S. Supreme Court to review their case claiming it could impact rail safety nationwide.
Supreme Court Won't Get Involved In Prophet Muhammad Ad CaseThe Texas-based American Freedom Defense Initiative in 2015 submitted an ad that depicted a sword-wielding Prophet Muhammad saying: "You can't draw me!"
Supreme Court Will Hear Case Involving Mexican Teen Shot By Border Patrol AgentCan the family of a Mexican teenager shot and killed by a U.S. Border Patrol agent sue for damages? That's the question the Supreme Court will soon try to answer.
Texas AG Ken Paxton's Office Asks Court Of Appeals To Allow State To Defund Planned ParenthoodOn behalf of Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton’s office, Solicitor General Kyle Hawkins presented oral arguments saying Medicaid recipients cannot use lawsuits to force taxpayer funding of Planned Parenthood.
With Conservative Supreme Court, Abortion Foes Promote Tough State BansEmboldened by the new conservative majority on the Supreme Court, anti-abortion lawmakers and activists in numerous states are pushing near-total bans on the procedure.
Legalized Sports Betting Unlikely In Texas, California, FloridaLegalized sports betting has become a prominent subject of state legislation throughout the U.S. -- except for the country's three largest states in Texas, California and Florida.
No Execution For Texas Inmate; Supreme Court Rules He Is DisabledThe Supreme Court is ending a long legal fight by ruling that a Texas death row inmate is intellectually disabled and thus may not be executed.
Ginsburg Missing Supreme Court Arguments For 1st TimeJustice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is missing arguments for the first time in more than 25 years as she recuperates from cancer surgery last month.
Justice Ginsburg Has Surgery To Remove Cancerous GrowthsSupreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg underwent surgery Friday to remove two cancerous nodules from her lung.
Justices Won't Hear States' Appeal Over Planned ParenthoodThe Supreme Court on Monday rejected appeals from Kansas and Louisiana in their effort to strip Medicaid money from Planned Parenthood.
Over 150 Arrested During Anti-Kavanaugh Protests In WashingtonDemonstrations for and against Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the Supreme Court were held in Washington, D.C., and across the country on Saturday.
Kavanaugh Sworn In As 114th Supreme Court JusticeBrett Kavanaugh has taken the oaths of office to become the 114th Supreme Court justice, just a couple of hours after the Senate voted 50-48 to confirm him.
Senate Votes To Advance Brett Kavanuagh's Supreme Court NominationA deeply divided Senate pushed Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination past a key procedural hurdle Friday, setting up a likely final showdown this weekend.
Kavanaugh Says He 'Might Have Been Too Emotional' At HearingIn an op-ed in the Wall Street Journal, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh acknowledged Thursday he "might have been too emotional" when testifying about sexual misconduct allegations.