U.S. Supreme Court Won't Hear Case Of 'Texas Seven' Randy HalprinHe was among seven escaped Texas inmates who went on a month-long reign of terror starting around Christmas 2000, today the Supreme Court declined to take up the case of death row inmate Randy Halprin.
Texas Border Crossing 1 Of 2 In U.S. Where Government Is Sending Military PoliceA federal appeals court blocked a policy to send migrants to wait in Mexico for their U.S. court dates, now 160 military police and engineers are being sent to two official border crossings.
Divided Justices Look To Texas As Supreme Court Decides 1st Big Abortion Case Of Trump EraA Texas law that required abortion-clinic doctors to have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals is again having an impact on the decision making process of the U.S. Supreme Court.
Supreme Court Denies Appeal Of Texas Death Row Inmate Rodney ReedThe U.S. Supreme Court has denied an appeal from Texas death row inmate Rodney Reed, who was found guilty of the 1996 murder of Stacey Stites and has spent over 20 years in prison.
Family, Supporters Of Texas Death Row Inmate Rodney Reed Hold Vigil Outside US Supreme CourtFriday morning, the Justices could decide to take up Reed's latest attempt to have his execution delayed.
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.
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.