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Ex-colleague of chief justice's wife makes ethics claim

U.S. Chief Justice John Roberts' wife, Jane, is the target of a complaint with Congress and the Justice Department filed by a former co-worker
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Ex-colleague of chief justice's wife makes ethics claim
January 23, 2023, 9:28 AM

Family of American terror victim asks Supreme Court to curb immunity for social media

The family of an American college student killed in the Paris terror attacks is asking the US Supreme Court to roll back legal immunity for social media companies.
January 23, 2023, 9:28 AM
Family of American terror victim asks Supreme Court to curb immunity for social media
January 20, 2023, 10:19 PM

Supreme Court justices weren't questioned under oath in leak probe

The Supreme Court said it has been unable to determine who leaked Justice Samuel Alito's opinion in the Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization.
January 20, 2023, 10:19 PM
Supreme Court justices weren't questioned under oath in leak probe
January 20, 2023, 1:58 AM

Probe into Supreme Court draft leak concludes

After months of investigating, the Supreme Court said it was unable to identify who leaked the draft option on the Dobbs case.
January 20, 2023, 1:58 AM
Probe into Supreme Court draft leak concludes
January 18, 2023, 10:23 PM

Justices seem to lean toward deaf student in education case

It involves a law that guarantees disabled students a tailored education.
January 18, 2023, 10:23 PM
January 17, 2023, 11:53 PM

Transgender woman denied asylum into US seeks Supreme Court appeal

ABC News Senior Washington Correspondent Devin Dwyer has the latest on the Supreme Court case impacting the future of immigration.
January 17, 2023, 11:53 PM
Transgender woman denied asylum into US seeks Supreme Court appeal
January 17, 2023, 10:01 PM

Why one company just hired artificial intelligence ‘interns’

Kyle Monson, a partner at the marketing firm codeword, talks about his company’s newest interns – artificial intelligence assistants powered by the ChatGPT bot.
January 17, 2023, 10:01 PM
Why one company just hired artificial intelligence ‘interns’
January 17, 2023, 2:50 PM

Trans asylum-seeker appeals to Supreme Court as attorney warns of 'imminent danger'

A 33-year-old transgender woman from Guatemala, urgently seeking asylum in the U.S., appeals to the Supreme Court in what her attorney calls a life-or-death case.
January 17, 2023, 2:50 PM
Trans asylum-seeker appeals to Supreme Court as attorney warns of 'imminent danger'
January 14, 2023, 11:53 AM

High court takes 8 new cases, 1 about a religious mailman

The Supreme Court is adding eight new arguments to its calendar.
January 14, 2023, 11:53 AM
January 13, 2023, 5:16 PM

Supreme Court decision creates confusion over which firearm restrictions are constitutional

The Supreme Court's Bruen decision has left confusion over what firearm restrictions are constitutional. Many regulations have been challenged in court since.
January 13, 2023, 5:16 PM
Experts say future of gun restrictions 'unclear' in aftermath of Bruen decision
January 10, 2023, 9:12 PM

Ohio man jailed for parodying police looks to Supreme Court

Can police arrest and prosecute you for making fun of them? That’s the question at the heart of an appeal before the U.S. Supreme Court. ABC News' Devin Dwyer provides an inside look.
January 10, 2023, 9:12 PM
Ohio man jailed for parodying police looks to Supreme Court
January 10, 2023, 5:08 PM

Supreme Court’s conservative majority may deliver transformative rulings in 2023

ABC News’ Devin Dwyer previews the upcoming year of cases before the Supreme Court, including rulings on climate change, affirmative action, voting rights and immigration.
January 10, 2023, 5:08 PM
Supreme Court’s conservative majority may deliver transformative rulings in 2023
January 10, 2023, 2:30 PM

Supreme Court gavels in 2023 with major decisions ahead

The U.S. Supreme Court is back in action for 2023 and staring down a long list of blockbuster decisions due for release in the weeks ahead.
January 10, 2023, 2:30 PM
Supreme Court gavels in 2023 with major decisions ahead
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South Carolina's Supreme Court strikes down 6-week abortion ban

South Carolina's Supreme Court has struck down the state's six-week abortion ban, deeming it 'unconstitutional' because it violates a patient's privacy.
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State Supreme Court strikes down a 6-week abortion ban, calling it 'unconstitutional'
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Man arrested for police parody account hopes to grab Supreme Court’s attention

ABC News’ Devin Dwyer reports on the creator of a parody Facebook account spoofing a local Ohio police department as he seeks to get the Supreme Court to take up his case, with support from The Onion.
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Man arrested for police parody account hopes to grab Supreme Court’s attention
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At the Supreme Court, it's taking longer to hear cases

Supreme Court arguments are continuing long after a red light tells lawyers to stop
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At the Supreme Court, it's taking longer to hear cases
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Chief justice: Judges' safety 'essential' to court system

Chief Justice John Roberts is praising programs that protect judges, saying that “we must support judges by ensuring their safety.”
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Supreme Court's John Roberts says judicial system 'cannot and should not live in fear'

In his year-end report, Chief Justice John Roberts addressed the avalanche of criticism, political attacks and threats of violence that besieged the Supreme Court.
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Supreme Court's Roberts says judicial system 'cannot and should not live in fear'
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SCOTUS set to make decision on Title 42

The restriction allows officials to manage migration at the U.S.-Mexico border.
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SCOTUS set to make decision on Title 42
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Supreme Court keeps Title 42 in place while agreeing to hear states' appeal

The Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered the Title 42 protocol, which allows the expulsion of migrants at the border, to remain in place pending a hearing
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Supreme Court keeps Title 42 in place while agreeing to hear states' appeal
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Supreme Court announces Title 42 can temporarily remain in place

The Department of Homeland Security has predicted as many as 18,000 people could cross the border every day if Title 42 was lifted.
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Supreme Court announces Title 42 can temporarily remain in place
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SCOTUS orders temporary stay of Title 42

The Trump-era health policy keeping asylum seekers from entering the country was set to expire on Wednesday.
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SCOTUS orders temporary stay of Title 42
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High court temporarily blocks lifting of asylum restrictions

The Supreme Court is temporarily blocking an order that would lift pandemic-era restrictions on asylum seekers
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States appeal to Supreme Court to keep immigration limits
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Supreme Court will review legality of Biden's student loan forgiveness plan

The Supreme Court will take up the legality of Joe Biden's student loan debt forgiveness plan
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Supreme Court will review legality of Biden's student loan forgiveness plan
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Supreme Court will review conviction in murder-for-hire case

The Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal arising from a murder-for-hire ordered by the onetime leader of a violent international crime ring
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Supreme Court will review conviction in murder-for-hire case
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Supreme Court hears gay marriage opponent's challenge to anti-discrimination law

The Supreme Court will hear the appeal of a Colorado wedding website designer who says the state violates her free speech by requiring her to serve LGBTQ couples.
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Same-sex marriage foe appeals to SCOTUS over anti-discrimination law
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Supreme Court hears extraordinary bid to upend election laws, casts skeptical eye

The Supreme Court heard a bid to give state legislatures unchecked power to run elections for president and Congress. But a majority of justices appeared skeptical.
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Supreme Court hears extraordinary bid to upend election laws, casts skeptical eye
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High-stakes North Carolina case could change election laws

ABC News Senior Washington reporter Devin Dwyer provides updates on the Supreme Court cases that could radically reshape election laws in the United States.
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High-stakes North Carolina case could change election laws
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Supreme Court hears case that could reshape US election laws

The Supreme Court will hear arguments in Moore v. Harper, a redistricting case out of North Carolina
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Supreme Court hears case that could reshape US election laws
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Supreme Court hears oral arguments that could impact LGBTQ rights

The case at hand centers around a website designer challenging Colorado’s anti-discrimination law and its requirements that she provides services to LGBTQ clients.
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Supreme Court hears oral arguments that could impact LGBTQ rights
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SCOTUS justices hears oral arguments on free speech, faith and LGBTQ equality case

The Supreme Court heard the case of a wedding website designer challenging Colorado's anti-discrimination law and its requirement that she provide services for same-sex couples or face a fine.
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SCOTUS justices hears oral arguments on free speech, faith and LGBTQ equality case
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Supreme Court hears major LGBTQ case

The justices heard oral arguments in a case involving a wedding website designer who refuses to serve LGBTQ clients due to her religious beliefs.
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Supreme Court hears major LGBTQ case
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Supreme Court hears case on freedom of speech, same-sex couple

ABC News Senior Washington Reporter Devin Dwyer provides updates on the case that could have an outsized influence on the nation's anti-discrimination laws.
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Supreme Court hears case on freedom of speech, same-sex couple
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Supreme Court opens door to overturning rights to contraceptives, same-sex relationships and marriage

As Roe v. Wade is overturned, Justice Clarence Thomas considered other rights to be challenged including same-sex marriage.
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Supreme Court opens door to overturning rights to contraceptives, same-sex marriage
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SCOTUS to hear gay marriage opponent's challenge to anti-discrimination law

A Denver wedding website designer who opposes same-sex marriage is asking the court to strike down Colorado's Anti-Discrimination Act, which would require her to serve LGBTQ couples or face fines.
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SCOTUS to hear gay marriage opponent's challenge to anti-discrimination law
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Supreme Court weighs 'most important case' on democracy

The new elections case could dramatically alter voting in 2024 and beyond.
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Supreme Court conflicted over Biden deportation policy

The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday wrestled with how to square immigration mandates in federal law with Congress’ failure to provide sufficient funding to do the job.
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Supreme Court conflicted over Biden deportation policy
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Indigenous sovereignty could be on the line in Supreme Court case

A Supreme Court battle wages on between a White family who wants to adopt a Native American child, and the Navajo Nation who is asking the court to uphold the Indian Child Welfare Act.
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Indigenous sovereignty could be on the line in Supreme Court case
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Supreme Court counsel defends Justice Alito after he denied allegation of 2014 leak

The Supreme Court's counsel defended Justice Samuel Alito after Democrats publicly raised concerns about alleged ethics lapses
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Supreme Court counsel defends Justice Alito after he denied allegation of 2014 leak
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Supreme Court sympathetic to group convicted in NY scandal

The Supreme Court seems ready to side with an ex-aide to ex-New York Gov. Cuomo.
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Supreme Court rules Trump must turn over tax returns

The Supreme Court on Tuesday denied a request by former President Donald Trump to block a Congressional committee from getting his tax returns.
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Supreme Court rules Trump must turn over tax returns
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Fact check: Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson child porn sentences 'pretty mainstream'

Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson's sentences for child porn offenders are in line with many others handed down by GOP-appointed judges and deemed "mainstream" by experts.
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Fact check: Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson child porn sentences 'pretty mainstream'
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Justice Clarence Thomas hospitalized with infection, Supreme Court says

Justice Clarence Thomas has been hospitalized with an infection, the Supreme Court announced in a statement.
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Justice Clarence Thomas hospitalized with infection, Supreme Court says
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Ketanji Brown Jackson faces 4th Senate grilling as Republicans preview attacks

For Supreme Court nominee Ketnaji Brown Jackson, the easiest part of a Senate confirmation hearing is over. Next come the questions --19 hours of them over two days.
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Ketanji Brown Jackson faces 4th Senate grilling as Republicans preview attacks
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Ketanji Brown Jackson spars with GOP in defense of record

Supreme Court nominee Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson defended her record against an orchestrated Republican effort to brand it as “soft on crime” and liberal activism.
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Ketanji Brown Jackson spars with GOP in defense of record
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Ketanji Brown Jackson highlights challenge of being a working mom in Supreme Court confirmation hearings

Jackson, a mom of two, said she has learned, "you don't have to be a perfect mom."
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Moms respond to Ketanji Brown Jackson's comments on being a working mom
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Ketanji Brown Jackson clears major hurdle in historic Supreme Court bid

The first Black woman nominated to the Supreme Court, Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson, cleared 19-hours of questioning in the Senate, appearing headed toward confirmation.
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Ketanji Brown Jackson clears major hurdle in historic Supreme Court bid
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Cory Booker delivers impassioned speech at Ketanji Brown Jackson hearing

Cory Booker delivers impassioned speech at Ketanji Brown Jackson hearing
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Black women celebrate Cory Booker's speech on Ketanji Brown Jackson hearings
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Supreme Court backs pastor prayer, touch in death chamber

A near unanimous Supreme Court said a death-row inmate’s spiritual adviser should be able to pray aloud and lay hands on an inmate at the moment of his execution.
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Supreme Court backs pastor prayer, touch in death chamber
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Judge Jackson takes empathetic approach to impartiality: ANALYSIS

Supreme Court nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson has made clear empathy is a hallmark of her style and an asset to judicial credibility.
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Judge Jackson takes empathetic approach to impartiality: ANALYSIS