Chief Justice: Courts Will Be Slow To Embrace 'The Next Big Thing'John Roberts says court system is necessarily slow to adopt new technology to protect the rights of those who dont have the latest gadgets.
Court Likely To Uphold Michigan Measure On Race The Supreme Court seemed prepared Tuesday to uphold a voter-approved ban on taking account of race in college admissions.
High Court Weighs Mich. Ban On Affirmative ActionAfter the Supreme Court ruled a decade ago that race could be a factor in college admissions in a Michigan case, affirmative action opponents persuaded the state's voters to outlaw any consideration of race. Now, the high court is weighing whether that change to Michigan's constitution is itself discriminatory.
Supreme Court Term Begins Amid Government Shutdown The justices take the bench Monday for the start of their new term with important cases already on tap.
Supreme Court Term Begins With Contentious TopicsThe Supreme Court is beginning a new term with controversial topics that offer the court's conservative majority the chance to move aggressively to undo limits on campaign contributions, undermine claims of discrimination in housing and mortgage lending, and allow for more government-sanctioned prayer.
Chief Justice a Victim of Credit-Card Fraud Chief Justice John Roberts has been a victim of credit-card fraud.
Gay Marriage At Supreme Court: How A Case Can Fizzle Late in the oral argument over same-sex marriage in California, Justice Anthony Kennedy made a startling comment, given the months of buildup and mountain of legal briefs that have descended on the justices.
Republicans Block Obama Nominee To Appeals Court Senate Republicans on Wednesday blocked the confirmation of federal appeals court nominee Caitlin Halligan for the second time, denying President Barack Obama a key judicial appointment.
Obama to Take Private Oath in Brief Family Service President Barack Obama's private swearing-in will be a brief, sparsely attended ceremony in the Blue Room of the White House.
Opinion: Obamacare Is Bad For Small BusinessAs the final days of the presidential campaign of 2012 wind down, there is ongoing concern about what President Barack Obama’s law for requiring businesses to provide health care for its employees will do to small business owners.
CBS Local Presidential Forum: Obama/Romney: Duke It Out Over Energy And Health CareThe two presidential candidates were asked a question by CBS Local about Obamacare vs. Romneycare and asked them to talk about the similarities or differences between the two plans.
Opinion: The Supreme Court Is Back In DC And Controversy Is Sure To FollowThe Supreme Court justices are back in Washington, D.C., and after the stunt Chief Justice John Roberts pulled three months ago with the Obamacare ruling, I would prefer it was Diana Ross, Florence Ballard, and Mary Wilson coming into town instead.