(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.
(WASHINGTON) -- The House on Tuesday approved a Senate bill to provide more security for the families of Supreme Court justices, sending the measure to President Joe Biden's desk after Democrats and Republicans could not agree over whether to extend the increased protections to... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Supreme Court justices met Thursday for the first time since the bombshell leak of a draft opinion showing the Court's conservative majority is poised to overturn Roe v. Wade.The private conference is for the justices only, no staff or aides are allowed... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Abortion rights activists gathered outside of Justice Samuel Alito's Virginia home on Monday night to protest the draft opinion he authored that leaked last week from the Supreme Court, indicating to the public that the court could soon overturn the Roe v.... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The homes of Supreme Court justices are the newest site for protests over abortion access in the United States.Activists gathered Saturday in the rain outside the Maryland residences of Chief Justice John Roberts and Associate Justice Brett Kavanaugh to protest a leaked... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The extraordinary leak of a draft Supreme Court opinion to overturn Roe v. Wade has triggered an equally extraordinary whodunnit focused on a small universe of court employees who have regular access to the institution's most sensitive and confidential documents."I think the most... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Comments on abortion rights made by the recent conservative additions to the Supreme Court during their Senate confirmation hearings are under fresh scrutiny after a leaked draft Supreme Court opinion appeared to indicate the panel's conservative majority of justices is ready to... Read More.