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Stories with person: Samuel Alito
  • 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.

  • High court sides with police officer in free speech case 
    Updated: Apr-26-16 10:57 am

    WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that a New Jersey police officer who was demoted after his boss mistakenly believed he was involved in a political campaign can still bring a lawsuit alleging a violation of free speech rights.

  • Supreme Court bolsters political influence of US Latinos story has photos
    Updated: Apr-04-16 4:03 pm

    WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court unanimously endorsed election maps that bolster the growing political influence of America's Latinos on Monday, ruling that states can count everyone, not just eligible voters, in drawing voting districts.