Justice Elena Kagan

Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court Elena Kagan speaks onstage at the FORTUNE Most Powerful Women Summit on October 16, 2013 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Paul Morigi/Getty Images for FORTUNE)

Justice Kagan Performs Her First Same-Sex Wedding

Justice Elena Kagan has officiated for the first time at a same-sex wedding, a Maryland ceremony for her former law clerk and his husband.

09/22/2014

File photo of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Scalia: ‘It Seems Absurd That They Should Be Able To Search That Person’s iPhone’

The Supreme Court seemed wary Tuesday of allowing police unbridled freedom to search cellphones found on people they arrest without first getting a warrant.

04/29/2014

Elena Kagan smiles to the applauding crowd in attendance after being sworn in as the 112th justice of the United States, and only the 4th woman to take the job, at the West Conference room of the U.S. Supreme Court  in Washington on Aug. 7, 2010. (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Kagan: Court Would Have More Credibility If It ‘Looked More Like The Country’

The newest member of the U.S. Supreme Court, Associate Justice Elena Kagan, says the confirmation process is “sort of broken.”

10/04/2013

U.S. Supreme Court members pose for photographs in 2010. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Kagan: I Go Hunting With Scalia

Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan confided Thursday night that her hunting outings with fellow Justice Antonin Scalia resulted from an offhand promise she made during her Senate confirmation process.

09/20/2013

File photo of Justice Elena Kagan.  (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

High Court Rules For Monsanto In Patent Case

The Supreme Court said Monday that an Indiana farmer violated Monsanto Co.’s patents on soybean seeds resistant to its weed-killer by growing the beans without buying new seeds from the corporation.

05/13/2013

Police don't have to extensively document the work of drug-sniffing dogs in the field to be able to use the results of their work in court, the Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Supreme Court: Evidence Found By Drug-Sniffing Dogs Equally Acceptable In Trials

Police don’t have to extensively document the work of drug-sniffing dogs in the field to be able to use the results of their work in court, the Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday.

02/19/2013

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