Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens Passes Away At 99The cause of death was complications from a stroke he suffered on Monday, the Supreme Court said.
Former Texas Prison Sergeant Set For Trial In Inmate's DeathA former Texas prison sergeant is slated to stand trial, accused of throwing a handcuffed prisoner onto a concrete floor so viciously that the inmate died.
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.
Slain Officer Aubrey Hawkins' Son Furious Over SCOTUS Decision To Block Patrick Murphy Execution“It is embarrassing, this is such a cut and dry case. They are guilty for several crimes even before killing my father and there is no question about it," said Andrew Hawkins.
US Supreme Court Delays Patrick Murphy Execution Due To Religious Discrimination ClaimThe U.S. Supreme Court has delayed the execution of Texas inmate Patrick Murphy, who claimed religious discrimination over use of spiritual adviser.
Gerrymandering Lawsuits Pending In Texas And 11 Other StatesGerrymandering is on trial as the U.S. Supreme Court and judges consider whether mapmakers manipulated boundaries of legislative districts for their own advantage.
Supreme Court's Cross Case Could Affect Monuments Across USA concrete cross on public land in Maryland is at the center of a case before the Supreme Court, but similar U.S. monuments could be affected by the high court ruling.
Texas AG Applauds New Trump Policy Creating Abortion Obstacles, Barring Clinic ReferralsThe Trump administration on Friday set up new obstacles for women seeking abortions, barring taxpayer-funded family planning clinics from making abortion referrals.
Hispanic Activist Ramsey Muniz Free After 24 Years In PrisonRamsey Muniz, received more than 210,000 votes as a 1972 third-party candidate for governor in on a Hispanic rights platform before he was sentenced to life without parole in 1994 on a drug conviction.
Appeals Court To Review Texas' Attempt To Ban Second-Trimester Abortion ProcedureThe U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit will hear oral argument in an appeal brought by the state of Texas challenging a previous federal district court ruling striking down the state’s ban of the most common method of ending a pregnancy after 15 weeks in Texas.
Lively Discussion On Facebook Live On Supreme Court Nominee KavanaughTwo Democrats and two Republicans were among our panelists.
Trump Picks Judge Brett Kavanaugh For US Supreme Court"There is no one in America more qualified for this position and no one is more deserving," said President Trump.
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.