Topic: Sonia Sotomayor
International guidance helped strengthen US soccer. It could improve the US Supreme Court nomination process, too.
06/10/2010 09:06 am
In a narrowly split decision, the Supreme Court's conservative majority expanded its limits on the famous Miranda rights for criminal suspects on Tuesday. Now, criminal suspects who want to remain silent must say so.
06/02/2010 04:51 pm
The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that criminal suspects must clearly state that they don't want to talk with police to exercise their Miranda rights. Silence during interrogation is not enough.
06/01/2010 06:40 pm
The Vancouver, Washington publisher Bluewater Productions produces a line of unauthorized biographies, in comic book form.
05/27/2010 01:57 pm
In Pictures Graduation 2010
The Senate Judiciary Committee will hold hearings for nominee Elena Kagan in June.
05/19/2010 01:18 pm
Juveniles who commit crimes that aren't fatal to their victims cannot receive life sentences without possibility of parole, the Supreme Court ruled 6-to-3 on Monday.
05/17/2010 02:50 pm
If Elena Kagan were confirmed, she would become the third woman on the Supreme Court. Is three enough?
05/10/2010 03:36 pm
President Obama praised Elena Kagan for her intellect and passion, but he only hinted at the quality he earlier deemed an essential ingredient in a Supreme Court justice: empathy.
05/10/2010 01:52 pm
President Obama notes consensus-building as a key attribute of Elena Kagan, his Supreme Court pick. She was the first female dean of Harvard Law School and the first female US solicitor general.
05/10/2010 01:36 pm