Supreme Court examination of jury discrimination prompts rare question from Clarence Thomas


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The court is investigating actions of a prosecutor who has tried a man six times in a quadruple murder.

Supreme Court says government has broad authority when detaining some immigrants


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Supreme Court divided over Virginia redistricting case and question of racial discrimination


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Some justices wonder whether House Republicans have the right to appeal a lower-court ruling.

Supreme Court to examine whether unanimous juries are required for criminal convictions


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The justices turned down pleas from a death-row inmate claiming a juror in his case was racist.

Supreme Court to consider whether Beltway sniper Lee Boyd Malvo deserves new sentencing


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Between Sept. 5 and Oct. 22, 2002, John Allen Muhammad and Malvo killed 10 people and wounded others in sniper attacks in Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia.

Race and the death penalty: Supreme Court to hear case of Curtis Flowers, tried six times for quadruple murder


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The justices will be judging the prosecutor and whether he discriminated against potential jurors who are black.

Supreme Court justices tell Congress they are not considering televising hearings


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But the chief justice is “studying” whether the court needs its own ethics code, Justice Elena Kagan says.

Kavanaugh questions restrictions on churches using preservation grants


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Roberts again sides with liberal Supreme Court justices in disagreeing with lower court interpretations


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The chief justice said a Texas court did not comply with instructions in reviewing an inmate’s mental health.

Justice Thomas calls for reexamining landmark libel decision in case involving Cosby accuser


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Ruth Bader Ginsburg back on bench as Supreme Court resumes hearings


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Supreme Court takes up Trump administration’s plan to ask about citizenship in census


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Ruth Bader Ginsburg returns to Supreme Court for first time since cancer surgery, spokeswoman says


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It’s likely she will be on the bench Tuesday when the court resumes its oral argument schedule.

Supreme Court’s execution decision animates critics on the left and right


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Domineque Ray was put to death last week without an imam present in the execution chamber.

Abortion, death penalty, religion: Late-night rulings show new alliances at Supreme Court


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Supreme Court on 5-to-4 vote blocks restrictive Louisiana abortion law


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Ruth Bader Ginsburg makes first public appearance since cancer surgery


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Supreme Court puts off decision on restrictive Louisiana abortion law


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The justices, citing the need for more time to review the case, say the law cannot go into effect on Monday.

Abortion case provides an unexpected quick test for Supreme Court conservatives


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A Louisiana law is virtually identical to one struck down by the court three years ago.

DACA program that protects young undocumented immigrants not likely to get Supreme Court review this term


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The justices on Tuesday took no action on the Trump administration’s request that it review the program, which has protected nearly 700,000 people brought to this country as children.