Topic: Paul Clement
Elena Kagan was the first woman solicitor general – the government’s top lawyer at the Supreme Court. Former solicitors general have written a letter endorsing the Supreme Court nominee.
06/22/2010 05:00 pm
Delaware wanted to expand sports betting games, in an effort to bring in new revenue for a strapped state budget. But a US appeals court said a federal law prevents it. On Monday, the Supreme Court let that ruling stand.
05/03/2010 02:20 pm
The Supreme Court heard oral arguments Tuesday in a landmark gun rights case that could apply the Second Amendment's right to bear arms to both cities and states.
03/02/2010 03:38 pm
The Supreme Court Wednesday heard arguments in a lawsuit brought by two Iowa men who spent 25 in prison after prosecutors allegedly fabricated evidence against them. Justices seemed divided on the issue of how much immunity prosecutors should enjoy.
11/05/2009 12:00 am
Two African-American men wrongly imprisoned for 25 years filed a lawsuit against prosecutors for fabricating evidence against them. The Supreme Court hears the case Wednesday.
11/03/2009 12:00 am
The next president is expected to name at least one new justice to the closely divided court.
10/22/2008 01:00 am
The Supreme Court agrees to examine if high-level officials can be sued for harsh policies.
06/17/2008 01:00 am
Unresolved: Can spouses of victims of China's population control claim harm if they weren't officially married?
05/13/2008 01:00 am
A part of the McCain-Feingold reform law is being contested on behalf of wealthy candidates running for Congress.
04/21/2008 01:00 am
Key issue: Do citizens held by the US military in a foreign war have constitutional protections?
03/25/2008 01:00 am