Justice Elena Kagan

Supreme Court Eases Rules To Sue Federal Government For MalpracticeThe Supreme Court on Wednesday made it easier for people to sue the federal government for negligence, in a decision that could affect military veterans with claims of medical malpractice.
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.
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.
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."
Kagan: I Go Hunting With ScaliaSupreme 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.
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.
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.