U.S. Supreme Court

The 8-0 ruling authored by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg states that a provision in federal law on how people born overseas can be eligible for U.S. citizenship violates the U.S. Constitution's equal protection guarantee.

June 13 2017 7:57 AM

The U.S. Supreme Court has left intact California's ban on so-called "gay conversion therapy," rejecting a Christian minister's challenge asserting the law violates religious rights, according to Reuters.

May 01 2017 2:05 PM

Conservative justice Neil Gorsuch — who's shown animosity to women's rights and ambivalence, at best, to LGBT rights — is now expected to serve for at least three decades on the high court.

April 07 2017 2:01 PM

Gorsuch's appointment comes after a historic vote Thursday to end the U.S. Senate's filibuster rule for SCOTUS nominees, according to NPR.

April 07 2017 1:59 PM

A new study found that the three women on the Supreme Court are often subject to "manterrupting," and it's not good for society. 

April 06 2017 8:03 PM

The GOP's decision to "go nuclear" changes longstanding rules by allowing Gorsuch's nomination to go forward on a simple majority vote in the U.S. Senate.

April 06 2017 4:31 PM