Committee Advances Kavanaugh Nomination, Flake Calls For Delay In Floor VoteThe Senate Judiciary Committee advanced Brett Kavanaugh's nomination for the Supreme Court after agreeing to a late call from Republican Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona for a one week investigation into sexual assault allegations against the high court nominee.
Women Confront Sen. Flake On Kavanaugh SupportSoon after Republican Sen. Jeff Flake announced he'd vote to confirm Kavanaugh, two women cornered him in an elevator as he headed back to the Senate Judiciary Committee.
3rd Accuser Says Kavanaugh Was Present While She Was 'Gang Raped' In High SchoolWhile Swetnick does not accuse Kavanaugh of assaulting her, she does allege that he and his friend Mark Judge were present at a party when she was gang raped by a series of boys after her drink was spiked.
Second Kavanaugh Accuser Comes Forward Ahead Of Scheduled HearingThe New Yorker magazine reported Sunday night that Senate Democrats were investigating a second woman's accusation of sexual misconduct by Kavanaugh dating to the 1983-84 academic year.
Accuser's Story Of Attack Roils Plan For Kavanaugh VoteConcern is growing among Republican senators as more details come out over a sexual misconduct allegation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
Woman Accusing Kavanaugh Of Sexual Misconduct Comes Forward"I thought he might inadvertently kill me," Christine Blasey Ford told The Washington Post in her first interview. "He was trying to attack me and remove my clothing."
Court Declines Review In Texas Cheerleaders Banner LawsuitThe Texas Supreme Court has declined to review an appeal of a lower court's decision that said cheerleaders' banners with Bible verses at football games are protected private speech.
Trump Still Pondering Supreme Court Pick As Big Reveal NearsPresident Donald Trump said Sunday he was still deliberating his decision on a replacement for Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy.
Candidates For US Senate In Texas Talk Supreme CourtRepublicans and Democrats are gearing up for a political battle once President Donald Trump nominates a new Supreme Court Justice to replace the retiring Anthony Kennedy.
Trump To Rescind Obama-Era Guidance On Affirmative ActionThe Trump administration is moving to rescind Obama-era guidance that encouraged schools to take a person's race into account to encourage diversity in admissions, a U.S. official said Tuesday.
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.
Court's Ruling Hits Teachers Unions, But How Hard Is UnclearTeachers unions are hoping that recent grass-roots protests over pay and working conditions will blunt the impact of a U.S. Supreme Court ruling on union fees.
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.
Justice Kennedy Retiring; Trump Gets 2nd Supreme Court PickSupreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy say Wednesday he is retiring, giving President Donald Trump the chance to cement conservative control of the high court.
Supreme Court Rules To Uphold Texas Redistricting PlansThe Supreme Court ruled 5-4 on Monday to uphold the use of electoral districts in Texas, which a lower court struck down as being racially discriminatory.