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.
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.