Topic: U.S. Supreme Court
The heated debate over the word is cool at the moment. But now is a great time to reconsider its value.
10/05/2009 01:00 am
How will Sonia Sotomayor vote? Is John Paul Stevens soon to retire? Will John Roberts and Samuel Alito be more unabashedly conservative? The term begins Monday.
10/04/2009 01:00 am
The court will examine whether part of the Patriot Act prohibits activities protected by the First Amendment.
10/01/2009 01:00 am
The case challenging a handgun ban in Chicago will decide whether the individual right to bear arms upheld by the Supreme Court in a D.C. case last year applies to all states and cities, too.
09/30/2009 01:00 am
At least 21 plots to launch attacks on American soil have been thwarted. Here's a chronology.
09/26/2009 01:00 am
Here’s the simple but mysterious way to make the short list of candidates.
09/24/2009 02:38 pm
A Supreme Court confirmation hearing is a Washington tradition that seems as old as the Constitution – but isn’t.
09/24/2009 02:24 pm
Aiming to clear out commercial clutter, billboard watchdogs from Rio to Toronto police outdoor ads.
09/22/2009 01:00 am
The move will affect some of the 600 prisoners at the Afghanistan airbase. But they will not have access to lawyers or US courts.
09/15/2009 01:00 am
Nothing in the Constitution allows the individual mandate he proposes.
09/14/2009 01:00 am