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Stories with person: Clarence Thomas
  • Changes to justices' opinions will be highlighted 
    Updated: Oct-06-15 3:44 am

    WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court is taking a step to address criticism that its inner workings are opaque.

  • Familiar, divisive social issues on Supreme Court agenda story has photos
    Updated: Oct-05-15 2:04 pm

    WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court's new term began Monday with no cross words between the justices, although a steady stream of divisive social issues awaits them in the coming months.

  • Scalia addresses Constitution, same-sex marriage in speech story has photos
    Updated: Sep-22-15 11:33 pm

    MEMPHIS, Tennessee - U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia on Tuesday criticized judges who believe the Constitution is a "living" document, saying they amount to policy makers who are rewriting it and making moral decisions for the entire country about same-sex marriage and other issues. He also referred to this summer's same-sex marriage ruling as "extreme."

  • Breyer wants people to better grasp how high court functions 
    Updated: Sep-16-15 3:46 am

    WASHINGTON - Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer isn't planning to retire anytime soon, but he doesn't hesitate when asked about his legacy after more than two decades on the bench.

  • Huskers' Riley learning fast magnitude of game against Miami 
    Updated: Sep-14-15 4:49 pm

    LINCOLN, Nebraska - Having spent most of his career on the West Coast, first-year Nebraska coach Mike Riley initially didn't grasp how a nonconference game against Miami could stir so much emotion in and around the Cornhuskers' program.