WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate on Monday confirmed the first appellate court judge of President Joe Biden’s tenure, elevating a judge with strong prospects of landing on the president's short list should a Supreme Court vacancy arise.
After a ruling in their favor from Nebraska's highest court, Kelly Hoagland and Maria Salas Valdez were finally able to adopt the child they had been raising since birth.
The decision leaves it up to local election officials to decide whether to remove voters from the rolls.
A unanimous Supreme Court ruled Monday that thousands of people living in the U.S. for humanitarian reasons are ineligible to apply to become permanent residents.
Here's what the court has on its docket this month.
The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Monday to decide a major abortion case that could eventually lead to dramatic restrictions on abortion access. Here are some questions and answers about the case.
The Supreme Court agreed Monday to consider a major rollback of abortion rights, saying it will take up Mississippi's bid to enforce a 15-week ban on abortion.
President Joe Biden recently made good on a campaign promise by signing an executive order creating a commission to examine Supreme Court reforms.
Her term starts May 1.
The Wisconsin Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that Gov. Tony Evers' administration does not have the authority to issue capacity limits on ba…
At issue is a 2011 law that says state agencies can’t take any actions that aren’t explicitly authorized by the Legislature.
The controversial voter rolls case has worked its way through the court system since late last year, with the Supreme Court deciding to take it up in June.
The Supreme Court sided with Google in an $8 billion copyright dispute with Oracle over the internet company's creation of the Android operating system.
Since the start of the outbreak, Gov. Tony Evers has issued multiple public health emergencies and a series of related orders.
Whatever happens at the high court, changes seem on the way for how college athletes are compensated.
Jenny and Narumi wept happy tears when a Japanese court ruled that barring same-sex marriages was unconstitutional – a decision that moves the…
The cases the justices rejected involved election challenges filed by former President Donald Trump and his allies in five states President Joe Biden won: Arizona, Georgia, Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.
Mary-Kate Olsen and Olivier Sarkozy have been granted a divorce, nine months after their split.
Televangelist Pat Robertson, a prominent conservative backer of Donald Trump, said Monday that the President is living in an "alternate reality" and should "move on" from his 2020 election loss.
The future of the state health department’s ability to restrict public gatherings during a pandemic is now in the hands of the Wisconsin Supreme Court after oral arguments in a major case Thursday.
Under Trump there have been some rollbacks in civil rights protections for LGBTQ people that Biden is vowing to restore and expand. But that may prove complicated if Republican lawmakers and the Supreme Court, now with a solid conservative majority, endorse the arguments of religious conservatives that some of those protections infringe on religious liberty.
The elections lawsuit pushed by President Donald Trump and dismissed Friday by the U.S. Supreme Court was filled with claims that failed to withstand basic scrutiny.