A split Supreme Court ruled against 1.5 million women employees who brought a massive class-action lawsuit against Wal-Mart. After the ruling, both sides weighed in.
The case, to be heard Monday, will determine if the smokers' suit alleging fraudulent ads about 'low tar' cigarettes can go to trial.
Its new term, which starts Monday, includes cases on detainees and TV language.
The ruling, a victory for Exxon, reduced the $2.5 billion punitive damages to about $500 million.