The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday appeared to have no immediate appetite for revisiting two of its most controversial issues: campaign finance and same-sex marriages.
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When Ronald Mann steps up to the lectern in the U.S. Supreme Court on April 2, he likely will feel as much at home before the justices as he does before his law students at Columbia Law School.
On March 31, the U.S. Supreme Court will take another run at an issue that seems like it should have been resolved decades ago: whether computer software—or “computer-implemented inventions"—can be patented.
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For more than 15 years, assorted tribunals have been trying to figure out whether construction materials "Sealtight" and "Sealtite" are likely to "cause confusion" under the Lanham Act. Now a cert petition asks the U.S. Supreme Court to make sense of the matter.
The U.S. Department of Justice encountered heavy skepticism in the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday as it defended its aggressive prosecution of bank fraud even when a bank suffers no risk of loss.
Campaign reform advocates reacted angrily Wednesday to the U.S. Supreme Court's McCutcheon decision, attacking the justices for coming close to dismantling the long-standing legal structure for limiting the influence of money in political campaigns.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to leap ahead of a lower appellate court in two challenges by religious nonprofit organizations to the Affordable Care Act’s contraceptive coverage requirement.
Eleven years after leaving private practice, Chief Justice John Roberts Jr. on Monday recused from a case almost certainly because of a long-ago law firm representation.
Starting tonight and for the rest of April, Supreme Court aficionados in Washington won't have to go to the court building to watch an oral argument. They can attend instead a performance of "Arguendo" at the Woolly Mammoth Theatre in Penn Quarter in D.C.