Colorado’s top law enforcement official promises to vigorously defend the state’s historic law legalizing marijuana after Nebraska and Oklahoma asked the U.S. Supreme Court to declare it unconstitutional, saying the drug is freely flowing into neighboring states.
Executions and new death sentences dropped to their lowest numbers in decades in 2014, an anti-death penalty group said in a new report.
Police can use evidence seized during a traffic stop even if it turns out the officers initially pulled a car over based on a misunderstanding of the law, the Supreme Court ruled Monday.
The Supreme Court is refusing to allow Arizona to enforce stringent restrictions on drug-induced abortions while a challenge to those rules plays out in lower courts.
Brewer Asks Supreme Court To Delay Decision Blocking Denial Of Driver’s Licenses To Young Immigrants
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday to temporarily put on hold a lower court’s decision blocking her denial of driver’s licenses to young immigrants now avoiding deportation under an Obama administration policy.
A pregnancy discrimination case is in front of the Supreme Court and its outcome could affect women across the country. A former UPS worker says she was forced into taking unpaid leave when she became pregnant.
The Supreme Court is taking up a pregnancy discrimination case with the potential to affect many American women who continue to work throughout their pregnancies.
The Supreme Court is weighing the free-speech rights of people who use violent or threatening language on Facebook and other social media.
81-year-old Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was released from the hospital after having a heart stent implanted to clear a blocked artery.
Should tour guides in Washington have to prove they know James Madison from James Monroe? Should those in New Orleans take tests on the difference between Creole and Cajun?