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A lawyer’s decision to concede guilt at trial over his client’s express objection violated the client’s Sixth Amendment rights, the ABA says in an amicus brief filed Monday with the…
Nov 21, 2017 1:10 PM CST
The jury instructions in the corruption trial of U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez were crafted with careful consideration of a U.S. Supreme Court decision that has made it more difficult to…
Nov 20, 2017 1:35 PM CSTU.S. Supreme Court shortlist, bringing to 25 the number of potential Supreme Court nominees.
Nov 20, 2017 8:00 AM CST
Justice Neil Gorsuch got some laughs as he referred to criticism of the Federalist Society and one of his own court rulings in a speech before the group in Washington,…
Nov 17, 2017 11:49 AM CST
A Florida man who fought the seizure of his floating home before the U.S. Supreme Court in 2013 is back before the court with a new First Amendment case that…
Nov 13, 2017 11:30 AM CST
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to review a Minnesota law that bans political badges and other political insignia at polling places.
The challengers had claimed the law interfered…
Nov 13, 2017 10:33 AM CST
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A Pennsylvania man decided to pay it back with an honest gesture after he benefited from a U.S. Supreme Court decision finding life sentences for juveniles to be unconstitutional.
Nov 10, 2017 7:00 AM CST
Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor hopes to show young people that happy endings are possible even for struggling families.
Sotomayor plans to accomplish that through three new book projects for…
Nov 6, 2017 1:46 PM CST
An inmate who sought to have his original plea agreement enforced has lost his case before the U.S. Supreme Court.
In a per curiam opinion (PDF), the high court…
Nov 6, 2017 1:18 PM CST
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday cleared an impediment to the execution of an Alabama inmate who can’t remember the crime he committed after suffering several strokes.
In a summary…
Nov 6, 2017 12:48 PM CST
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Nov 2, 2017 1:40 PM CDToral argument for the political redistricting case Gill v. Whitford.
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