U.S. Supreme Court

This Oct. 4, 2018, file photo shows the U.S. Supreme Court at sunset in Washington.
Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Photo, File
July 02, 2019 - 10:19 am
By David Cray, AP National Writer NEW YORK (AP) — More than 200 corporations, including many of America's best-known companies, have signed a friend-of-the-court brief urging the U.S. Supreme Court to rule that federal civil rights law bans job discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and...
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In this May 23, 2019 photo, the U.S. Supreme Court building at dusk on Capitol Hill in Washington.
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June 28, 2019 - 10:18 am
By Mark Sherman, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Adding a high-stakes immigration case to its election-year agenda, the Supreme Court said Friday it will decide whether President Donald Trump can terminate an Obama-era program shielding young migrants from deportation. The justices' order sets...
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David Madden
June 28, 2019 - 9:57 am
UPDATED: 4:35 p.m. ___ NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio/AP) — The "Bridgegate" scandal may not be over just yet. The Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal filed by two aides to former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who were both convicted in New Jersey's "Bridgegate" scandal. The justices said...
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The Supreme Court is seen in Washington, Monday, June 17, 2019.
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June 27, 2019 - 10:19 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court dealt a huge blow to efforts to combat the drawing of electoral districts for partisan gain on Thursday in a ruling that could embolden political line-drawing after the 2020 census. On the court's final day of decisions before a summer break, the conservative...
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The Supreme Court is seen under stormy skies in Washington, Thursday, June 20, 2019.
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June 21, 2019 - 10:41 am
By Mark Sherman, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is throwing out the murder conviction and death sentence for a black man in Mississippi because of a prosecutor's efforts to keep African Americans off the jury. The defendant already has been tried six times and now could face a...
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This Feb. 5, 2013, file photo, shows exterior of the now closed Sweet Cakes by Melissa in Gresham, Ore.
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June 17, 2019 - 11:04 am
By Mark Sherman, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is throwing out an Oregon court ruling against bakers who refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple. The justices' action Monday keeps the high-profile case off the court's election-year calendar and orders state...
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May 13, 2019 - 10:38 am
By David Goldman, CNN Business (CNN) — A group of iPhone owners accusing Apple of violating US antitrust rules because of its App Store monopoly can sue the company, the Supreme Court ruled Monday. Justice Brett Kavanaugh, in the majority opinion, said that when "retailers engage in unlawful...
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President Donald J. Trump participates in a Cabinet Meeting, February 12, 2019 at the White House in Washington, DC.
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May 02, 2019 - 12:31 pm
HAMDEN, Conn. (KYW Neswsradio) — A new national poll suggests most Americans would rather Congress avoid the urge to impeach President Trump, even though there are serious questions about his integrity. Of those questioned in the Quinnipiac poll last week, 57% believe Trump committed crimes in his...
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In this Jan. 24, 2019, file photo, the Supreme Court is seen at sunset in Washington. Vast changes in America and technology have dramatically altered how the census is conducted.
J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo, File
April 23, 2019 - 10:13 am
UPDATED: 12:09 p.m. By Mark Sherman, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Conservative Supreme Court justices were mostly silent Tuesday as a Trump administration lawyer defended the government's plan to ask about citizenship on the 2020 census , an indication the court's majority may be inclined to...
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In this Jan. 28, 2013, file photo, firearms training unit Detective Barbara J. Mattson, of the Connecticut State Police, holds a Bushmaster AR-15 rifle.
Jessica Hill/AP Photo, File
April 09, 2019 - 10:58 am
By Dave Collins, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The maker of the rifle used in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting intends to ask the U.S. Supreme Court to hear its appeal of a Connecticut court ruling that reinstated a wrongful death lawsuit against the company that had been filed...
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