SCOTUS Dismisses Lower Court Decision That Allowed Immigrant Teen to Obtain Abortion
A broader challenge to the administration’s health care policy for detained, pregnant teens of undocumented status is still winding its way through the courts.
Indigenous Tribes Fight for Share of Sports Betting Profits
Tribes that run casinos stand to benefit from a Supreme Court ruling that lets states set their own commercial sports betting policies.
LISTEN: Trump Administration Makes Case to SCOTUS in Defense of 'Muslim Ban'
The Supreme Court heard arguments in the executive orders that sought to block people from several majority Muslim countries from entering the United States.
Supreme Court Restricts Deportation of Immigrants
Trump appointee Neil Gorsuch sides with liberal justices as SCOTUS strikes down federal provision that facilitated deportation of convicted immigrants.
Supreme Court Says Officer Was Justified in Excessive Force Case
Justice Sotomayor, in her dissenting opinion: “It tells officers that they can shoot first and think later, and it tells the public that palpably unreason able conduct will go unpunished.”
What The Latest Reproductive Rights Case Before the Supreme Court Means For Women
NIFLA v. Becarra has the potential to radically alter what anti-abortion medical centers can tell women.
75 Prosecutors, Judges and Law Enforcement Officers Petition Supreme Court to Dismiss 241-Year Sentence for Teenage Boy
Judge Evelyn Baker, who sentenced Black teenager Bobby Bostic back in 1997: “I deeply regret what I did.”
Supreme Court Rejects Trump Plea, Allows DACA to Continue
The refusal to review a federal judge’s order leaves protections in place for young immigrants.
SCOTUS Lets Trump's 'Muslim Ban' Go Into Effect
“This is how hate gets normalized.”
What You Need to Know About the LGBTQ Discrimination Case Currently Before the Supreme Court
Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission addresses the question of whether a creative business can refuse to serve LGBTQ customers on religious grounds.
SCOTUS Expands Definition of 'Bona Fide' Family Relationships Under Travel Ban
The court just ruled that the federal government must extend travel privileges to a larger set of foreign nationals.
SCOTUS Approves Trump's 'Muslim Ban'
The highest court in the land makes an exception for people with “a bona fide relationship with a person or entity in the United States.”
SCOTUS Rules That Government Can't Censor Offensive Trademarks
Even if they disparage an ethnicity or race.
Clarence Thomas Joins SCOTUS Libs, Strikes Down Racist Gerrymandering
The court affirmed a lower court’s ruling that North Carolina’s Republican-led legislature violated the Fourteenth Amendment’s Equal Protection Clause.
After Changing the Rules of Engagement, Senate Republicans Vote Neil Gorsuch Onto the U.S. Supreme Court
Racial justice, women’s rights and LGBTQ organizations react to the confirmation of the 113th justice with alarm.
READ: Kamala Harris on Why She Opposes Neil Gorsuch's Supreme Court Nomination
The California senator says: “He has repeatedly failed to show that he fully understands those important words—‘Equal Justice Under Law.’ For the highest court in the land, we should find someone who does.”
SCOTUS Hears Case on the Use of Force in Law Enforcement
County of Los Angeles v. Mendez asks: Should officers be held liable when they cause a situation that leads to the use of force?
WATCH: Day One of Senate Confirmation Hearing for SCOTUS Nominee Neil Gorsuch
Gorsuch is President Trump’s nominee to replace Antonin Scalia on the Supreme Court.
SCOTUS Says Racially Biased Testimony Sentenced Black Man to Death
The Supreme Court just ruled that Duane Buck should have another chance to argue for his life.
SCOTUS Nominee Neil Gorsuch: Where He Stands on Civil Rights, Reproductive Justice, the Environment and More
Human Rights Campaign: “We cannot afford a justice who will roll back our rights, or who will be a rubber stamp for Donald Trump’s unconstitutional actions.”