Topic: Paul Smith
The Supreme Court action Tuesday means Louisiana does not have to amend the birth certificate of a local boy adopted by an unmarried gay couple living in New York, to record them as his parents.
10/11/2011 01:00 pm
A quarter of the world's plant species may be headed toward extinction. Seed banks aim to prevent that.
08/04/2011 04:21 pm
What makes a top-notch food blog? Check out Saveur's top picks for 2011.
05/24/2011 06:57 pm
Since 1953, the US has been able to derail lawsuits it says could reveal state secrets. The Supreme Court will look at a case Tuesday that questions whether the privilege is being applied properly.
01/17/2011 12:30 pm
A California law aims to ban the sale or rental of violent video games to minors. The Supreme Court considered Tuesday whether it should protect free speech or children.
11/02/2010 08:39 pm
Plaintiffs argue that the federal Defense of Marriage Act, which bans gay marriage, is unconstitutional. The federal trial opened Thursday in Boston.
05/06/2010 08:03 pm
The Supreme Court will hear arguments on the constitutionality of a ban on the sale of violent video games to minors by the state of California.
04/26/2010 01:41 pm
In a case to be argued before the US Supreme Court Monday, the Christian Legal Society seeks official recognition by the University of California Hasting College of the Law in San Francisco.
04/17/2010 05:28 pm
05/27/2009 01:00 am
Funding is drying up for Millennium Seed Bank Project.
02/02/2009 12:00 am
A British seed bank worries that lack of funding will stop the work of saving the world's most diverse collection of seeds.
12/16/2008 12:00 am
Exhibition of 19th-century visions of the 'exotic' Orient recalls the heavy history of colonialism.
11/14/2008 12:00 am
Arguments over Indiana's voter-identification law, the most stringent in the US, will be heard Wednesday.
01/09/2008 12:00 am