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Same-sex couples seeking the right to marry are asking the Supreme Court to settle the issue of gay marriage nationwide. (Photo by SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Same-Sex Couples File Supreme Court Appeal

Same-sex couples seeking the right to marry are asking the Supreme Court to settle the issue of gay marriage nationwide.

11/14/2014

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas testifies during a hearing before the Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee on April 15, 2010 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Thomas: I Don’t Understand Why Court Did Not Hear Appeals From States That Wanted To Preserve Gay Marriage Ban

Justice Clarence Thomas suggested Thursday that the Supreme Court was divided over whether to hear the gay marriage cases the justices rejected last month.

11/14/2014

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor speaks during a ribbon cutting ceremony at George Washington University's Jacob Burns Community Legal Clinics on Jan. 23, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Sotomayor Issues Order Temporarily Blocking Gay Marriage In Kansas

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor has issued an order temporarily blocking gay marriage in Kansas.

11/11/2014

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Virginia Justices to Hear Online Anonymity Case Centered Around Yelp

The Virginia Supreme Court will consider a carpet cleaner’s attempt to obtain the names of people who anonymously criticized the business on the Internet.

10/28/2014

File photo of the Supreme Court building. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Justices Will Decide Privacy Case On Hotel Records

The Supreme Court agreed Monday to referee a dispute over police access to hotels’ guest information without first getting a search warrant.

10/20/2014

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U.S. to Recognize Same-Sex Marriages in 7 New States

The federal government is recognizing same-sex marriages in seven more states.

10/17/2014

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Can Dentists Bar Competition Over Teeth-Whitening?

Teeth-bleaching isn’t brain surgery, although the Supreme Court seemed to find a link between the two in an antitrust case argued Tuesday.

10/15/2014

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

Supreme Court Blocks Key Parts Of Texas Abortion Law

The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday blocked key parts of a 2013 law in Texas that had closed all but eight facilities providing abortions in America’s second most-populous state.

10/15/2014

File photo of two women exchanging rings during a wedding ceremony. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Gov. McAuliffe Officiates at Lesbian Wedding

Gov. Terry McAuliffe has become the first Virginia governor to preside over a same-sex wedding ceremony.

10/11/2014

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Court Hears Dispute Over Pay For Security Checks

Workers who fill customer orders for Internet retailer Amazon might be out of luck in their quest to be paid for time they spend going through security checkpoints each day.

10/09/2014

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