(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Supreme Court's top legal adviser on Monday defended Justice Samuel Alito after top Democrats on the Senate and House Judiciary Committees had publicly raised concerns about Alito's alleged ethics lapses, which Alito strongly denied. "There is nothing to suggest Justice Alito's... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday denied former President Donald Trump's request to block an appeals court order that he surrender his tax returns and other financial records to the House Ways and Means Committee. The court offered no explanation for the decision.... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- After a significant loss in the courts earlier this week, the Biden administration on Friday asked the Supreme Court to weigh in on its fight to keep its student loan relief program alive. The program, which aimed to relieve between $10,000 and $20,000... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Supreme Court has rejected Sen. Lindsey Graham's wholesale bid to block a subpoena for testimony before a Georgia grand jury investigating former President Donald Trump's attempts to overturn 2020 election results in that state. An unsigned statement appended to the order, however,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Chief Justice John Roberts has granted a temporary administrative stay of a lower court order as the House Ways and Means Committee attempts to gain access to former President Donald Trump's tax returns. The ruling prevents the committee from accessing Trump's tax returns... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Former President Donald Trump asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday to block the House Ways and Means Committee from accessing his tax returns. The committee has requested six years' worth of Trump's returns as part of an investigation into IRS audit practices... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Supreme Court on Monday heard landmark arguments over the use of race in college admissions for nearly five hours, with its six-justice conservative majority leaving the bench apparently poised to rollback a 40-year legacy of affirmative action. Attorneys for Students for Fair... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Supreme Court on Monday will revisit the question of affirmative action in higher education. Justices are hearing oral arguments in two major cases challenging race-conscious admissions programs at Harvard University and University of North Carolina. It's the first test for affirmative action... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday is hearing two major cases that could determine the future of race-based affirmative action in higher education across America. While 40 years of legal precedent supports consideration of race in college admissions, a conservative advocacy group is... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected former President Donald Trump's request for an independent third-party to be able to review the documents marked classified that were taken from Mar-a-Lago amid a federal investigation. "The application to vacate the stay entered by the United... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Department of Justice on Tuesday urged the Supreme Court to avoid intervening in the government's ongoing documents dispute with Donald Trump, asserting that the former president is not entitled to have the court put the materials before an independent arbiter. Trump had... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Supreme Court justices appeared deeply conflicted on Tuesday over the treatment of pregnant pigs, the prices consumers pay at the grocery store and California's attempt to shape the pork industry with a ban on meat from mother sows kept in too... Read More.