Topic: Roe v. Wade
In the often heated debate over abortion, a less confrontational, more pragmatic force is behind a record number of antiabortion laws and pro-choice's 'bad year.'
08/13/2011 02:12 pm
Why the country's conservative drift, on a wide range of issues, has accelerated.
07/31/2011 11:19 am
In Pictures Conservative America: The big shift right
South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard signs a law that requires a woman seeking an abortion to wait three days and to visit an anti-abortion counseling center. Critics say it is unconstitutional, proponens say it is common sense.
03/22/2011 04:29 pm
Justice Kennedy will probably be the swing vote on a case concerning the individual mandate. Here is what he may well say against this linchpin of the Obama health-care law.
12/14/2010 12:24 pm
Two journalists examine the life and legacy of William Brennan, the liberal Supreme Court justice who left his mark on the US Constitution.
10/06/2010 07:05 am
Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan started answering questions from senators today. Here's what she can expect.
06/29/2010 11:32 am
Elena Kagan, if confirmed as the next Supreme Court justice, would shift the balance dramatically – with three women and a Jewish-Catholic bloc. So would the high court look like We the People?
06/25/2010 12:18 pm
International guidance helped strengthen US soccer. It could improve the US Supreme Court nomination process, too.
06/10/2010 09:06 am
A new Nebraska abortion law could make its way to the Supreme Court. Instead of using evolving medical science to redefine when life begins, the court must hold that the due process clause’s primary guarantee of life make abortion unconstitutional.
05/19/2010 11:15 am