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U.S. Supreme Court green lights straight-party voting in Mich.
The Friday ruling ends a series of appeals by Attorney General Bill Schuette        
5507 points by Detroit Free Press | Supreme Court of the United States United States Appeal United States Constitution Law Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States John G. Roberts Voting
Sotomayor calls job on high court blessing and curse
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Serving on the U.S. Supreme Court has been both a blessing and a curse and reaching decisions is harder than she ever expected, Justice Sonia Sotomayor said Thursday during a visit to the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
-1 points by Arizona Daily Star | Antonin Scalia Supreme Court of the United States United States United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit Affect Stephen Breyer John Paul Stevens Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States
Juvenile lifer, supporters plead case for resentencing
Supporters say Charles Lewis should be freed and will make a case to judge in Wayne Circuit Court        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Prison United States Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States Life imprisonment Jury Supreme Court of the United States Detroit Lawyer
Sean Spicer falsely claims 'there was no concern' from the media when Obama criticized the Supreme Court
It was actually front-page news.
94 points by The Washington Post | Supreme Court of the United States George W. Bush President of the United States Bill Clinton United States Democratic Party Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States Sonia Sotomayor
Lawsuit targets key funding source for teacher unions
A conservative group has joined with eight California educators in a lawsuit filed this week that seeks to eliminate the right of unions to collect mandatory “agency fees” from teachers — even if they are not full members. Similar litigation challenging the fees failed last year when the Supreme...
766 points by Los Angeles Times | Supreme Court of the United States Antonin Scalia William Rehnquist United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States Harvard Law School Clarence Thomas Lawsuit
Justice Ginsburg laments partisanship in speech at Stanford
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg lamented partisanship in Congress during a talk at Stanford University on Monday and said she hoped it would return to an era when "it was working for the good of the country and not just along party lines." Ginsburg did not address the nomination...
-2 points by Chicago Tribune | Supreme Court of the United States Ruth Bader Ginsburg Antonin Scalia Anthony Kennedy Clarence Thomas John G. Roberts Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States Sandra Day O'Connor
Justice Ginsburg laments partisanship in speech at Stanford
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg lamented partisanship in Congress during a talk at Stanford University on Monday and said she hoped it would return to an era when "it was working for the good…
-2 points by Arizona Daily Star | Ruth Bader Ginsburg Supreme Court of the United States Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States United States John G. Roberts United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit Stephen Breyer Georgetown University Law C
Justice Ginsburg speaks at Stanford, laments partisanship
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg lamented partisanship in Congress during a talk at Stanford University on Monday and said she hoped it would return to an era when "it was working for the good…
-2 points by Arizona Daily Star | Ruth Bader Ginsburg Supreme Court of the United States Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States United States John G. Roberts United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit Stephen Breyer Georgetown University Law C
Ruth Bader Ginsburg laments partisanship at Stanford talk
STANFORD, Calif. — U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg lamented partisanship in Congress during a talk at Stanford University on Monday and said she hoped it would return to an era when “it was working for the good of the country and not just along party lines.” Ginsburg did not address the nomination of...
97 points by New York Post | Supreme Court of the United States Ruth Bader Ginsburg Antonin Scalia Anthony Kennedy Clarence Thomas John G. Roberts Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States Sandra Day O'Connor
Justice Ginsburg laments partisanship at Stanford talk
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg lamented partisanship in Congress during a talk at Stanford University on Monday and said she hoped it would return to an era when "it was working for the good…
-2 points by Arizona Daily Star | Supreme Court of the United States Ruth Bader Ginsburg Antonin Scalia Anthony Kennedy Clarence Thomas Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States Harvard Law School John G. Roberts
Gorsuch should be considered for the Supreme Court on his merits, not on Trump's tweets
Almost everyone agrees that Donald Trump crossed the line — big-league, as the president would say — with a tweet over the weekend in complaining about a federal judge’s order blocking enforcement of Trump’s executive order on immigration. Trump referred to the opinion of “this so-called judge,”...
38 points by Los Angeles Times | President of the United States Supreme Court of the United States Democratic Party United States Senate Impeachment in the United States Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States Judge United States Solicitor General
Drawn to the News: Nomination of Neil Gorsuch to Supreme Court
President Donald Trump on Tuesday revealed his choice to replace Justice Antonin Scalia on the U.S. Supreme Court: Neil Gorsuch, a federal judge from Colorado.
1 points by The Denver Post | Supreme Court of the United States President of the United States Antonin Scalia United States George W. Bush George H. W. Bush Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States Democratic Party
Alito’s guideline on issues of Americans’ liberties: ‘What would Scalia do?’
Justice warns of “constitutional fault lines” that might come before Supreme Court.
3795 points by The Washington Post | Antonin Scalia Supreme Court of the United States Samuel Alito Stephen Breyer Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States John G. Roberts Robert Bork William Rehnquist
The future of the Supreme Court under President-elect Donald Trump
Who will Donald Trump nominate as Justice Antonin Scalia's successor? Washington Post reporter Robert Barnes identifies potential Trump nominees for the Supreme Court.
-2 points by The Washington Post | Antonin Scalia Supreme Court of the United States United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit William Rehnquist Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States Donald Trump Harvard Law School Court
Transgender suit against Wisconsin school advances
Student accuses school of violating Title IX and deprived him of equal protection under 14th Amendment.       
514 points by USA Today | High school Gender Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution President of the United States Injunction Appeal Impeachment in the United States Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States
Sidebar: Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan Muse Over a Cookie-Cutter Supreme Court
The justices discussed diversity on a Supreme Court drawn solely from Ivy League law schools and almost entirely from the East and West Coasts.
1315 points by The New York Time | Supreme Court of the United States Harvard Law School Ruth Bader Ginsburg United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit Antonin Scalia Clarence Thomas John G. Roberts Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States