- SUPREME COURT NOTEBOOK: Thomas' dissents rise in nixed cases Updated: Jun-30-16 1:17 pm
WASHINGTON - One measure of Supreme Court justices' rising frustration is the number of times they can't recruit three colleagues to hear a case, then feel compelled to tell the world about it.
- Court upholds reach of US gun ban for domestic violence Updated: Jun-27-16 2:59 pm
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court on Monday upheld the broad reach of a federal law that bars people with misdemeanor domestic violence convictions from owning guns.
- What to know about Supreme Court tossing Texas abortion law Updated: Jun-27-16 12:22 pm
AUSTIN, Texas - The U.S. Supreme Court ruled 5-3 on Monday that Texas' sweeping anti-abortion law is unconstitutional. Here are details about the ruling and the law, known as HB2:
- Supreme Court set to close out current term with 3 big cases Updated: Jun-27-16 8:56 am
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court is set to close out its current term with opinions Monday in three remaining cases after a flurry of decisions last week.
- Scalia's death, Senate inaction leave Supreme Court in bind Updated: Jun-24-16 3:19 am
WASHINGTON - Justice Antonin Scalia's unexpected death in February and the Senate's refusal to confirm a successor has left the Supreme Court in a bind on several closely divided cases.
- High court limits use of repeat offender law Updated: Jun-23-16 1:32 pm
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court is making it tougher for federal prosecutors to seek longer prison terms for people convicted of repeated violent crimes.
- Supreme Court rules for police in search case Updated: Jun-20-16 5:05 pm
WASHINGTON - A divided Supreme Court bolstered police powers on Monday, ruling that evidence of a crime in some cases may be used against a defendant even if the police did something wrong or illegal in obtaining it.
- High court nixes European suit against R.J. Reynolds Updated: Jun-20-16 2:36 pm
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court ruled Monday that the European Union can't pursue a federal racketeering lawsuit accusing tobacco giant R.J. Reynolds of taking part in a global money-laundering scheme that sponsored cigarette-smuggling in Europe.
- Justices rule against Puerto Rico in fight over criminal law Updated: Jun-09-16 1:55 pm
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court on Thursday ruled against Puerto Rico in a politically charged dispute over the island's power to enforce its own criminal laws.