- Texas clinics file Supreme Court appeal of abortion law Updated: Sep-02-15 7:03 pm
WASHINGTON - Texas abortion clinics are asking the Supreme Court to take up a major case about abortion rights in the midst of the 2016 presidential campaign.
- Keep off: Judges rule Supreme Court can ban plaza protests Updated: Aug-28-15 2:07 pm
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court, the setting for landmark rulings in favor of free speech, can keep protesters off its marble plaza without violating their constitutional rights, a federal appeals court ruled Friday.
- Coal protesters, firm still battle over song lyrics in suit Updated: Aug-05-15 6:57 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - The lyrics of a more than 40-year-old strip-mining protest song still amount to fighting words in Wyoming, where a lawsuit pits environmentalists against one of the nation's largest coal mining companies.
- Things to know about the Voting Rights Act of 1965 Updated: Aug-05-15 6:39 pm
WASHINGTON - On Aug. 6, 1965, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed into law the Voting Rights Act, which has been called the single most effective civil rights law ever passed by Congress.