In a 5-4 decision involving a rape case in Alaska, the court leaves the issue to states.
Older workers bear the burden of proof to show age was key reason they were fired or demoted.
Many Latinas hope that the nomination of Sonia Sotomayor to America's highest court will replace negative Latina stereotypes with the diversity and depth that is at the heart of Puerto Rican culture.
John Yoo can be held responsible for the alleged torture of detainee Jose Padilla, a judge ruled Friday.
The high court announced Monday it would hear a case involving a Florida beach restoration project.
Experts say changing geographic and demographic trends are further endangering an already-beleaguered Republican party.
The Supreme Court refused Monday to hear their appeal. Their lawyers had argued they couldn't receive a fair trial in Miami.
With a date set for Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor's confirmation hearings, the one thing GOP member's won't be able to criticize is her level of experience.