- Court weighs securities fraud case changes Updated: Mar-05-14 3:52 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
- Court skeptical of IQ scores in deciding execution Updated: Mar-03-14 3:13 pm
- Supreme Court allows Stanford Ponzi scheme suits Updated: Feb-26-14 1:47 pm
- Supreme Court seems divided in climate case Updated: Feb-24-14 3:46 pm
- Miss. governor: Collect DNA after certain arrests Updated: Feb-11-14 7:35 pm
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 - 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 - 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.
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.
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court appeared divided on Monday over the sole Obama administration program already in place to limit power plant and factory emissions of gases blamed for global warming.
JACKSON, Mississippi - Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant said Tuesday that he supports proposals to require collection of DNA from people arrested and charged with violent crimes such as murder.