- Texas religious objection bill follows Supreme Court hearing Updated: Apr-30-15 6:26 pm
AUSTIN, Texas - The national debate over religious objection laws roiled again Thursday in Texas after Republican lawmakers abruptly pushed a new proposal on the heels of the U.S. Supreme Court hearing historic arguments over gay marriage.
- Supreme Court debates challenge to execution drug Updated: Apr-29-15 4:29 pm
WASHINGTON - Supreme Court justices engaged in an impassioned debate Wednesday about capital punishment, trading unusually combative words in a case involving a drug used in several botched executions.
- Justices uphold limits on judges' appeals for campaign cash Updated: Apr-29-15 2:30 pm
WASHINGTON - A divided Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that states can ban judicial candidates from personally asking for campaign contributions, in a decision aimed at protecting the impartiality of elected judges.
- Justice Kennedy sent clearer signal in 2013 marriage case Updated: Apr-29-15 3:51 am
WASHINGTON - Two years ago, Justice Anthony Kennedy left little doubt during Supreme Court arguments that a part of the federal anti-gay marriage law was doomed.
- Can government squeeze raisin growers? Justices have doubts Updated: Apr-22-15 3:08 pm
WASHINGTON - A post-World War II-era program that forces raisin producers to give part of their annual crop to the government could soon be a relic of history.
- High court makes it easier to sue government for negligence Updated: Apr-22-15 11:16 am
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court on Wednesday made it easier for people to sue the federal government for negligence, in a decision that could affect military veterans with claims of medical malpractice.
- High court: Energy companies must face price fixing claims Updated: Apr-21-15 10:45 am
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that energy companies can be sued under state antitrust laws for illegally manipulating natural gas prices more than a decade ago during California's energy crisis.
- Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia visits Arkansas college Updated: Apr-17-15 5:17 pm
MOUNTAIN HOME, Arkansas - Mountain Home recently got a visit from U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.
- Sotomayor says Supreme Court gets politicized by others Updated: Apr-09-15 4:13 pm
Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor says any sense that the court is political comes from outside groups, not the justices themselves.