Supreme Court

Christopher McCray, of Henderson, Nev., reacts while watching Super Bowl LIII at the Westgate Superbook sports book, Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019, in Las Vegas.
John Locher/AP
February 04, 2019 - 7:59 am
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Football fans bet legally on the Super Bowl from states other than Nevada for the first time Sunday, with the excitement spreading from Las Vegas to as far as Rhode Island. Sunday's big game was the first major sporting event for sportsbooks in a handful of states that opened after...
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Venezuela's self-declared interim leader Juan Guaido, accompanied by his wife Fabiana Rosales, speaks to supporters during a gathering to propose amnesty laws for police and military, at a public plaza in Las Mercedes neighborhood of Caracas, Venezuela, S
AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd
January 29, 2019 - 8:52 pm
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela's Supreme Court barred opposition leader Juan Guaido from leaving the country Tuesday, a move certain to heighten tensions as the man challenging President Nicolas Maduro's claim to the presidency presses forward with establishing a transitional government and...
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Dr. Christine McGinn
Courtesy of Dr. Christine McGinn
Flashpoint
January 26, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Following news of this week's Supreme Court ruling on the military ban on transgender service members , a Bucks County surgeon and veteran is offering free sex reassignment surgeries to transgender troops. Dr. Christine McGinn has a bustling practice in New Hope. As a...
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In this Jan. 7, 2019 photo, The Supreme Court in Washington.
AP Photo/Andrew Harnik
January 22, 2019 - 3:29 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — An unidentified foreign government is asking the Supreme Court to get involved in a case that may be part of special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation. The justices on Tuesday granted the government's request to file a censored version of an appeal to the high court in...
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Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg
J. Scott Applewhite/AP
January 07, 2019 - 10:53 am
By Mark Sherman, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is missing arguments for the first time in more than 25 years as she recuperates from cancer surgery last month, the Supreme Court said. Ginsburg was not on the bench as the court met Monday to hear arguments. It was...
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Rebecca Gibian/AP
December 26, 2018 - 6:44 pm
By Veronica Stracqualursi (CNN) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was discharged from the hospital on Tuesday and is recuperating at home after undergoing surgery, according to a court spokesperson. "Justice Ginsburg was discharged from the hospital yesterday and is recuperating at home...
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In this Oct. 5, 2018 photo the U. S. Supreme Court building stands quietly before dawn in Washington.
AP Photo/J. David Ake
December 21, 2018 - 4:16 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A divided Supreme Court won't let the Trump administration begin enforcing a ban on asylum for any immigrants who illegally cross the U.S.-Mexico border. Chief Justice John Roberts joined his four more liberal colleagues Friday in ruling against the administration in the very case...
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This Oct. 23, 2018 file photo shows HealthCare.gov website on a computer screen in New York.
Patrick Sison/AP Photo
December 17, 2018 - 7:45 am
By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge's ruling that the Obama health law is unconstitutional has landed like a stink bomb among Republicans, who've seen the politics of health care flip as Americans increasingly value the overhaul's core parts, including...
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In this Oct. 4, 2018 photo, the U.S. Supreme Court is seen at sunset in Washington.
AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta
December 10, 2018 - 3:34 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday avoided a high-profile case by rejecting appeals from Kansas and Louisiana in their effort to strip Medicaid money from Planned Parenthood, over the dissenting votes of three justices. The court's order reflected a split among its conservative justices...
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Cash
Dreamstime
Pat Loeb
November 21, 2018 - 5:33 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Just in time for the holidays, Pennsylvania has restored General Assistance cash benefits. The state Supreme Court ruled in July that the program must be reinstated. Recipients began getting benefits this week. The legislature eliminated cash assistance in 2012, so...
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