Mark Sherman

Trump scorned Chief Justice John Roberts but could need his Supreme Court vote

WASHINGTON — It’s a safe bet that when Chief Justice John Roberts and Donald Trump meet outside the Capitol on Inauguration Day,... Read more

AP interview: Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg doesn't want to envision a Donald Trump win

WASHINGTON — Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg says she doesn’t want to think about the possibility of Donald Trump winning the White House,... Read more

Justices uphold Arizona's system for redistricting ...

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Monday upheld Arizona congressional districts drawn by an independent commission and rejected a constitutional challenge from... Read more

Supreme Court will re-hear Texas affirmative action

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court said Monday it will dive back into the fight over the use of race in admissions at... Read more

U.S. Supreme Court upholds use of drug implicated in botched executions

Trading sharp words, a deeply divided Supreme Court upheld the use of a controversial drug in lethal-injection executions Monday, even as two... Read more

Supreme Court rules for Muslim denied job over headscarf

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court ruled Monday for a Muslim woman who did not get hired after she showed up to a... Read more

Supreme Court hears historic same-sex marriage arguments

WASHINGTON — Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy joined conservative colleagues in asking skeptical questions Tuesday as the high court heard historic arguments... Read more

Justices sympathetic to man deported from Kansas for minor drug crime

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court has been receptive in recent years to immigrants who are fighting deportation from the United States over... Read more

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