(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday appeared highly critical of a Colorado Supreme Court decision that would ban former President Donald Trump from the state's 2024 GOP primary ballot under Section 3 of the 14th Amendment.During more than two hours of oral argument... Read More.
(DENVER, Colo.) -- Denver police are increasing security for members of the Colorado Supreme Court after last week's ruling that Donald Trump should be disqualified from running for president under the 14th Amendment."The Denver Police Department is currently investigating incidents directed at Colorado Supreme... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The FBI has gotten involved following a surge in violent threats against the Colorado Supreme Court justices who ruled earlier this week that former President Donald Trump was disqualified from appearing on the 2024 primary ballot.“The FBI is aware of the situation... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Supreme Court's most senior conservative, Justice Clarence Thomas, and its most senior liberal, Justice Sonia Sotomayor, both rose from humble beginnings to join the elite ranks of Yale Law School -- and both have publicly credited race-based affirmative action initiatives with helping... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A fresh batch of financial records for justices of the U.S. Supreme Court was published by the federal judiciary on Wednesday, which shed some light on their income and affiliations outside the court did not include key details that critics said will... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- There's no conservative-liberal divide on the U.S. Supreme Court when it comes to calls for a new, enforceable ethics code.All nine justices, in a rare step, on Tuesday released a joint statement reaffirming their voluntary adherence to a general code of conduct... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Supreme Court on Tuesday began hearing arguments in two cases challenging President Joe Biden's $400 billion student loan forgiveness program.Critics of the Biden administration's plan to cancel federal student loan debt for more than 40 million Americans say it's expensive, unfair and... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A Boston attorney and former colleague of U.S. Chief Justice John Roberts' wife, Jane, has filed a complaint with Congress and the Justice Department alleging her work as a legal recruiter poses a conflict of interest at the Supreme Court.The confidential complaint,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Supreme Court said Thursday it has been unable to determine who leaked Justice Samuel Alito's opinion in the Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization case last May.After a probe that involved interviews with more than 100 employees, investigators are "unable to... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- In her 2003 opinion upholding affirmative action in higher education, former Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor famously predicted that in 25 years "the use of racial preferences will no longer be necessary" in America.Next week, years after that milestone and with... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. Marshals Service Director Ronald Davis said protecting Supreme Court justices from threats has been a key part of his agency's mission even before the leaked draft of the opinion overturning Roe v. Wade in May, noting there were more than 4,500... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Supreme Court marshal Gail Curley is asking Maryland officials to enforce state and local laws that prohibit picketing outside the homes of justices.Curley sent the requests to Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan and Montgomery County executive Mark Erlich in letters dated July 1,... Read More.