U.S. Supreme Court

President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte in the Oval Office of the White House, Monday, July 2, 2018, in Washington.
AP Photo/Evan Vucci
July 03, 2018 - 8:11 am
By Catherine Lucey and Ken Thomas, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has interviewed four prospective Supreme Court justices and had plans to meet with a few more as his White House aggressively mobilizes to select a replacement for retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy. Eager to...
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In this Feb. 15, 2018 file photo, Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine and Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, left, are shown during a news conference at the Capitol in Washington.
AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite
July 02, 2018 - 9:56 am
By Hope Yen and Ken Thomas, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Sen. Susan Collins, a key vote on President Donald Trump's pick for the Supreme Court, said Sunday she would oppose any nominee she believed would overturn the landmark Roe v. Wade decision that legalized abortion. The White...
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Same-sex marriage cake topper, two grooms
Hadas Kuznits
June 29, 2018 - 1:38 pm
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — As Justice Anthony Kennedy prepares to retire this summer, a Montgomery County reverend shares her take on how the couples she marries view his Supreme Court opinion on same-sex marriage. Rev. Pamela Brehm was the first officiant in her county to legally...
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President Donald Trump walks across the South Lawn of the White in Washington, Thursday, June 28, 2018, following his arrival on Marine One helicopter.
AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais
June 29, 2018 - 9:57 am
By Catherine Lucey, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican game plan for selecting the next member of the Supreme Court was ready to go even before longtime Justice Anthony Kennedy made his retirement announcement this week. Kennedy's news that he'll leave the court next month...
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Official portrait of federal judge Thomas Hardiman
Roy Engelbrecht via U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
Cherri Gregg
June 28, 2018 - 1:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — President Donald Trump has said his pick to replace soon to-be-retired Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy will come from a list of about 25 people. A Pennsylvania federal judge is on the short list for the second time. Based in Pittsburgh, Judge Thomas Hardiman has...
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President Donald Trump speaks to the media regarding the announcement that Supreme Court Associate Justice Anthony M. Kennedy will retire at the end of July
AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais
June 28, 2018 - 7:19 am
By Catherine Lucey and Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Anthony Kennedy's retirement is setting off a momentous confirmation battle for President Donald Trump's next Supreme Court nominee that is certain to consume the Senate, inflame partisan tensions and shape the outcome...
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Visitors depart the Supreme Court early Monday, June 25, 2018. The justices are expected to hand down decisions this week as the court's term comes to a close.
AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite
June 26, 2018 - 10:43 am
By Mark Sherman, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A sharply divided Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld President Donald Trump's ban on travel from several mostly Muslim countries, rejecting a challenge that it discriminated against Muslims or exceeded his authority. A dissenting justice said the...
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In this Oct. 10, 2017 file photo, the Supreme Court in Washington is seen at sunset.
AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite
June 22, 2018 - 12:50 pm
By Mark Sherman, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Friday that police generally need a search warrant if they want to track criminal suspects' movements by collecting information about where they've used their cellphones, bolstering privacy interests in the digital age. The...
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U.S. Capitol
Tony Romeo
June 21, 2018 - 7:13 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The top Republicans in the Pennsylvania legislature are returning to the U.S. Supreme Court on the issue of the state Supreme Court’s decision to impose a new map of congressional districts. But a spokesman for the House speaker said the petition is not intended to...
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 In this May 14, 2018, file photo, men watch horse racing on an array of screens at Monmouth Park Racetrack in Oceanport, N.J.
AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File
David Madden
June 05, 2018 - 10:35 am
DOVER, Del. (KYW Newsradio, AP) — Delaware Gov. John Carney ushered in a new era of gaming at Dover Downs on Tuesday, making the first legal sports bet outside of Nevada. The market for legal sports gambling in the United States widened significantly on Tuesday with expanded betting in Delaware,...
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