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Stories with person: Ruth Bader Ginsburg
  • High court nixes $3.4M award to child pornography victim 
    Updated: Apr-23-14 5:40 pm
  • WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected a plea to make it easier for victims of child pornography to collect money from people who view their images online, throwing out a nearly $3.4 million judgment in favor of a woman whose childhood rape has been widely seen on the Internet. Two dissenting justices said Congress should change the law to benefit victims.

  • Court won't overturn death sentence for Ky. man 
    Updated: Apr-23-14 12:02 pm
  • WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court on Wednesday declined to overturn the death sentence of a man who confessed to kidnapping, raping and killing a 16-year-old girl in Kentucky.

  • Michigan affirmative ban is OK, Supreme Court says 
    Updated: Apr-22-14 3:49 pm
  • WASHINGTON - A state's voters are free to outlaw the use of race as a factor in college admissions, the Supreme Court ruled Tuesday in a blow to affirmative action that also laid bare tensions among the justices about a continuing need for programs that address racial inequality in America.

  • Supreme Court considers juice label dispute 
    Updated: Apr-21-14 2:47 pm
  • WASHINGTON - Count Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy among consumers who feel misled by a beverage called "Pomegranate Blueberry Flavored Blend of 5 Juices."

  • Ex-justice says politics can be factor on retiring 
    Updated: Apr-20-14 2:37 pm
  • WASHINGTON - John Paul Stevens says he thinks it's appropriate for Supreme Court justices to factor in political considerations when weighing a decision to retire.

  • 2 long-time friends discuss the First Amendment 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 9:30 pm
  • WASHINGTON - The legality of government surveillance is likely to come before the Supreme Court someday, and Justices Antonin Scalia and Ruth Bader Ginsburg appear less than thrilled at the prospect.