08/01/14 05:02 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is defending a rare Supreme Court decision that puts her at odds with women's rights groups. Ginsburg says the court's unanimous ruling in June that struck down the 35-foot, protest-free zone on sidewalks outside Massachusetts abortion clinics...
By Sean Higgins | 07/31/14 06:56 PM
One month after the Supreme Court ruled that Illinois cannot force state-subsidized home health care workers to pay union dues, the state has agreed to extend the reach of that ruling to state-subsidized home day care providers as well.
By Philip Klein | 07/31/14 04:21 PM
President Obama's health care law is one step closer to making it back to the Supreme Court.
By Larry Elder | 07/31/14 10:31 AM
Last week, by 2-1 vote, a Washington, D.C., appellate panel ruled that the Obama administration unlawfully changed Obamacare.
By Sean Lengell | 07/29/14 11:36 AM
A slew of recent court victories for gay marriage proponents across the country, including two from federal appeals courts, have amped up speculation the Supreme Court soon will revisit the issue.
By David Limbaugh | 07/29/14 10:23 AM
True, the Halbig case, if it makes its way to the Supreme Court, will present an opportunity for Chief Justice John Roberts to redeem himself from his abominably activist salvation of Obamacare. But more important, it will be an opportunity for the high court to reaffirm this nation's commitment...
By Mary Therese Drury | 07/25/14 02:43 PM
Standing in front of the Supreme Court as the justices handed down their ruling in defense of Life and Liberty in the Hobby Lobby case, I was overwhelmed with the joy and jubilation of the other young women standing on either side of me.
By Scott Rasmussen | 07/25/14 11:06 AM
Following the Hobby Lobby Supreme Court decision, one of the key talking points that emerged from enraged opponents of the ruling was: "My boss shouldn't be involved in my health care decisions."
By Byron York | 07/24/14 06:30 PM
After a lethal injection took two hours to execute a convicted murderer, a federal judge suggests returning to older, now-abandoned methods.
By Mitch McConnell | 07/24/14 04:32 PM
Over the past few years, Washington Democrats have grown increasingly at ease with silencing their critics as a way to gain a political edge.
By Mark J. Fitzgibbons | 07/24/14 04:03 PM
Lois Lerner wasn't the only government official unlawfully trying to upend through backdoor channels the Supreme Court's Citizens United decision. The Citizens United ruling acknowledged that the First Amendment's legal prohibition on Congress making no law infringing on speech meant what it said.
By Becket Adams | 07/24/14 01:01 PM
But before the left managed to find its pluck and pull itself together, the Daily Beast's Michael Tomasky distinguished himself among his peers by grabbing top prize for Most Absurd Thing Said About the Ruling.
07/23/14 03:00 PM
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — The Montana Supreme Court has upheld the 2010 dismissal of a former state tourism director who was fired because the agency said she didn't spend millions of dollars meant to promote tourism and filmmaking in the state. Elizabeth "Betsy" Baumgart was unsuccessful in arguing...
By Terence Jeffrey | 07/23/14 10:44 AM
The Supreme Court may soon need to decide whether the federal government can be considered a "state" in our federal republic in the same sense that Iowa, Wyoming and Wisconsin are states.
07/22/14 07:00 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court is allowing an Arizona execution to go forward amid a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs. The court ruled in favor of the state of Arizona in the case of Joseph Wood, who was convicted of murder in...
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