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.
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.
Travel Ban Ruling Stirs Dismay Among Immigrants, AdvocatesMuslim individuals and groups, as well as other religious and civil rights organizations, expressed outrage and disappointment at the high court's rejection of a challenge claiming the policy discriminates.
North Texans React To US Supreme Court Ruling On Travel BanIn its 5-4 decision, the nation's highest court determined the President does have the authority to keep people in some mostly Muslim countries from entering the United States.
Split Supreme Court Ruling On Racial Gerrymandering Divides North TexansTexas Republicans praised and Democrats rejected the U.S. Supreme Court’s 5-4 ruling that the Texas Legislature did not purposely discriminate against minority voters when developing political boundaries.
High Court: Online Shoppers Can Be Forced To Pay Sales TaxThe Supreme Court says states are losing out on billions of dollars annually and they can force online shoppers to pay sales tax.
Man On Death Row For Texas Prison Worker Death Loses AppealThe U.S. Supreme Court has refused to review an appeal from a 45-year-old Dallas man on Texas death row for killing a supervisor at an Amarillo state prison shoe factory.
Texas Abortion Clinics Suing To Undo Old Laws After 2016 WinTexas abortion providers are suing to undo decades-old regulations on doctors and clinics that they say deserve a second look after a landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling.
N. Texans Split On Supreme Court Decision On Baker Who Wouldn't Make Cake For Same-Sex WeddingThe 7-2 ruling written by Justice Anthony Kennedy found the Colorado Civil Rights Commission and the courts there violated Jack Phillips' Constitutional right to a neutral consideration and expressed hostility against his religious beliefs.
Supreme Court Sides With Baker In Same-Sex Wedding Cake CaseThe U.S. Supreme Court has ruled in favor of a Colorado baker who refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple.
Divided Supreme Court Sides With Businesses Over WorkersA divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that businesses can prohibit their workers from banding together in disputes over pay and conditions in the workplace.
Texas Inmate To Die This Week Loses At Court, Parole BoardThe Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles has refused a clemency petition from a 36-year-old San Antonio man set for execution this week for a robbery-slaying more than 14 years ago.
Killer Of Houston Police Sergeant Loses Federal AppealAnthony Haynes was less than three hours from execution in 2012 when the U.S. Supreme Court halted his punishment.
Supreme Court Hearing Case About Online Sales Tax CollectionThe Supreme Court is hearing arguments about whether a rule it announced decades ago in a case involving a catalog retailer should still apply in the age of the internet.