- Chief Justice John Roberts speaks on diversity, consensus Updated: May-25-16 4:32 pm
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, West Virginia - U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts said Wednesday that building a consensus among the justices is important, although he admits he can't do it on his own.
- Breyer says Supreme Court not diminished with only 8 members Updated: May-23-16 9:15 pm
WASHINGTON - Justice Stephen Breyer said Monday that the Supreme Court has not been diminished by having only eight members since the death of Justice Antonin Scalia in February.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- Scalia's loss raises questions for Supreme Court Updated: May-02-16 3:48 am
WASHINGTON - Two months, 31 arguments and 18 decisions since the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, is the Supreme Court hopelessly deadlocked or coping as a party of eight?
- High court seems poised to overturn McDonnell conviction Updated: Apr-27-16 3:12 pm
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court could make it tougher for the government to crack down on public corruption, signaling Wednesday that it may overturn former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's federal bribery conviction.
- Justices weigh case of jury discharged, then called back Updated: Apr-26-16 3:42 pm
WASHINGTON - Once jurors return their verdict and the judge thanks them and sends them on their way, their job is done. Or is it?