Convicted felons who are barred from possessing firearms under federal law may still sell the guns they already own on the open market, a unanimous U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Monday.
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Two of the five lawyers arguing in the same-sex marriage cases on April 28 have never appeared before the U.S. Supreme Court, but none of the five is a novice when it comes to appellate litigation.
Lawyers on all sides of the contentious debate over King v. Burwell attended the arguments Wednesday. Here are some first-blush reactions to what they saw and heard.
As the Roberts Court enters the final stretch of its 10th term, the outcomes in a handful of cases could define that court for years to come.
As a number of state legislatures continue to push new restrictions on abortion clinics and providers, the U.S. Supreme Court soon will take a first look at two states' efforts that failed in the lower courts.
Police officers who shot a mentally ill woman armed with a knife are immune against claims that they failed to accommodate her health issues, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Monday.
Wednesday's U.S. Supreme Court ruling upholding a Florida ban on personal solicitation of campaign money by judicial candidates could bring a sea change to judicial elections—and even a move toward returning to merit selection.
For the first time in years, New York University Law School professor Burt Neuborne thinks he heard some faint notes of James Madison's "music" in a First Amendment opinion of the U.S. Supreme Court.
The history-making arguments in the same-sex marriage cases on Tuesday lived up to their advance billing, complete with intense arguments, a disruptive protester and A-list spectators. What follows are vignettes from inside the court.