- Supreme Court upends all-white jury verdict, death sentence Updated: May-23-16 1:30 pm
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court upended the conviction and death sentence of a black Georgia man Monday because prosecutors violated the Constitution by excluding African-Americans from the all-white jury that determined his fate.
- High court ruling helps federal workers file job bias claims Updated: May-23-16 10:40 am
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court is making it easier for federal workers to file employment discrimination lawsuits after quitting their jobs over conditions they consider intolerable.
- High court rules against NY man denied re-entry to US Updated: May-19-16 11:03 am
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court is making it easier for the government to deport or otherwise remove people who are not U.S. citizens if they are convicted of seemingly minor state crimes.
- Colorado's Allison Eid on Donald Trump's Supreme Court list Updated: May-18-16 7:52 pm
DENVER - Allison Eid, a Colorado Supreme Court justice, is on Donald Trump's list of possible successors to the late Justice Antonin Scalia.
- Minnesota Supreme Court Justice Stras makes Trump's list Updated: May-18-16 6:26 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - Presumptive GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump's list of potential nominees to fill the U.S. Supreme Court seat of the late Justice Antonin Scalia includes Minnesota Supreme Court Associate Justice David Stras, a former law clerk for conservative Justice Clarence Thomas.
- Supreme Court, down by one, finds it can be hard to decide Updated: May-17-16 7:05 am
WASHINGTON - The eight Supreme Court justices say they'll take care of business until a new ninth justice joins them. Their actions say otherwise.
- Thomas: It's been a 'most difficult term' on Supreme Court Updated: May-15-16 11:18 am
HILLSDALE, Michigan - U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas tells graduates of a conservative Michigan college it's been a "most difficult term" on the court since the death of Antonin Scalia.
- Wyoming judge facing ouster over stance on same-sex marriage Updated: May-09-16 8:37 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - Some current and former Wyoming lawmakers as well as national religious groups are supporting a municipal judge who faces a dismissal petition before the Wyoming Supreme Court for saying she would not preside over same-sex marriages.
- Senate Dems field large roster of women in the Year of Trump Updated: May-05-16 11:55 am
WASHINGTON - If 2016 has been the Year of Trump in politics, it may also end up being a new Year of the Woman, if Democrats get their way. And that won't be a coincidence.
- Justices uphold extortion conspiracy conviction Updated: May-02-16 12:52 pm
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court has upheld the conspiracy conviction of a former Baltimore police officer for his role in a repair shop extortion scheme.