- Supreme Court gets case on juvenile life sentences Updated: Mar-06-14 6:51 pm
- Michigan's top court hears juvenile lifers case Updated: Mar-06-14 5:04 pm
- Court weighs securities fraud case changes Updated: Mar-05-14 3:52 pm
- High court sides with parent who fled with child Updated: Mar-05-14 11:21 am
- Court upholds $185 million award against Argentina Updated: Mar-05-14 10:46 am
- Justices order new look at Utah gun conviction Updated: Mar-05-14 10:42 am
- Group asks Supreme Court to allow California cross Updated: Mar-04-14 7:34 pm
- High court appears to favor police sued over chase Updated: Mar-04-14 7:12 pm
- Court: Broad protection for whistleblowers Updated: Mar-04-14 3:44 pm
- DeWine: Ohio election law violates free speech Updated: Mar-04-14 3:33 pm
- Court: Exempt funds protected in bankruptcy Updated: Mar-04-14 10:46 am
- Justices won't hear ordinance similar to Fremont's Updated: Mar-03-14 6:11 pm
- Justices decline to re-enter immigration debate Updated: Mar-03-14 3:39 pm
- High court to examine facial hair, teeth-whitening Updated: Mar-03-14 3:31 pm
- Court skeptical of IQ scores in deciding execution Updated: Mar-03-14 3:13 pm
- Justices decline to re-enter immigration debate Updated: Mar-03-14 12:43 pm
- Supreme Court to hear appeal over juror dishonesty Updated: Mar-03-14 11:10 am
- Supreme Court won't hear German home-school case Updated: Mar-03-14 10:06 am
- Teeth-whitening challenge gets high court review Updated: Mar-03-14 9:41 am
- Md. case could lead to lawyers at bail hearings Updated: Mar-02-14 12:37 pm
- US Supreme Court rejects Kohring appeal Updated: Feb-28-14 1:54 pm
- YouTube video purports to show high court action Updated: Feb-27-14 5:52 pm
- Texas gay marriage ban latest to be struck down Updated: Feb-26-14 5:35 pm
- Supreme Court allows Stanford Ponzi scheme suits Updated: Feb-26-14 1:47 pm
- Religion news in brief Updated: Feb-26-14 12:25 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - The lawyer for a woman who helped commit a murder when she was 15 told the Florida Supreme Court she deserves a new sentencing hearing because of a federal ban on mandatory life-without-parole sentences for juveniles.
DETROIT - Prosecutors urged Michigan's highest court Thursday to keep prison gates closed on more than 350 inmates serving no-parole sentences, despite a groundbreaking 2012 U.S. Supreme Court decision that treats teenagers who've been convicted of murder differently than adults.
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court on Wednesday seemed open to the possibility of making it harder for investors to join together to sue corporations for securities fraud - but maybe not as hard as companies that have to defend such lawsuits would like.
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court has made it harder for a parent in a custody dispute to seek the immediate return of a child under an international treaty to deter child abduction.
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court has upheld a British natural gas company's multimillion dollar award against the government of Argentina.
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court says defendants have to know in advance that their accomplices would use or carry a gun while committing a crime in order to be convicted under federal gun laws.
SAN DIEGO - A veterans group on Tuesday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to overrule an order to remove a war memorial cross from a San Diego mountaintop after it was found to violate the constitutional separation of church and state.
WASHINGTON - Aided by video captured by dashboard cameras in police cruisers, Supreme Court justices on Tuesday seemed poised to rule for police officers involved in a high-speed chase that ended with the deaths of the fleeing driver and his passenger.
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that whistleblower protections in a federal law passed in response to the Enron financial scandal apply broadly to employees of publicly traded companies and contractors hired by the companies.
WASHINGTON - Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is urging the U.S. Supreme Court to rule as unconstitutional a state election law that bars people from making recklessly false statements about political candidates, saying it restricts free speech.
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court says a bankruptcy court may not go after property or funds that are legally exempt from creditors.
LINCOLN, Nebraska - The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to review a local immigration ordinance that closely resembles the measure approved by voters in Fremont.
PHILADELPHIA - A former Pennsylvania coal town and a Dallas suburb lost a lengthy battle to enact anti-immigrant laws Monday when the U.S. Supreme Court declined to hear their appeals.
WASHINGTON - Facial hair and teeth-whitening will be getting unusually prominent attention from the Supreme Court.
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court indicated Monday that states should look beyond an intelligence test score in borderline cases of mental disability to determine whether a death row inmate is eligible to be executed.
PHILADELPHIA - A northeast Pennsylvania city that passed the first local anti-immigrant laws can't ever enact them after losing a U.S. Supreme Court battle.
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court has agreed to decide whether a juror's comments during trial deliberations can be used to show dishonesty during the jury selection process.
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court has declined to hear an appeal from a German family seeking asylum in the United States because their home country does not allow home-schooling.
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court will examine the North Carolina dental regulatory board's claim that only dentists should be allowed to whiten teeth.
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - In Maryland each year, thousands of defendants appear before court commissioners - not judges - who set their bail without an attorney present.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The U.S. Supreme Court has rejected the appeal of a former Alaska state representative convicted of corruption.
WASHINGTON - A protest group has posted what appears to be the first video of the Supreme Court taken inside the courtroom with the court in session.
AUSTIN, Texas - A federal judge declared a same-sex marriage ban in deeply conservative Texas unconstitutional on Wednesday, but will allow the nation's second-most populous state to enforce the law pending an appeal that will likely go to the U.S. Supreme Court.
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that victims of former Texas tycoon R. Allen Stanford's massive Ponzi scheme can go forward with class-action lawsuits against the law firms, accountants and investment companies that allegedly aided the $7.2 billion fraud.
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