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September 17, 2021, 5:09 PM

Supreme Court urged to review ban on drug injection sites

Supporters of a plan to open supervised injection sites to try to reduce overdose deaths urged the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday to review a court decision that bans the practice
September 17, 2021, 5:09 PM
September 17, 2021, 1:43 PM

Clarence Thomas criticizes judges for veering into politics

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas is criticizing some in the judiciary for veering into the role of legislators and politicians
September 17, 2021, 1:43 PM
September 14, 2021, 2:07 PM

SCOTUS allowing Texas to mostly ban abortions 'very bad' but not political: Justice Breyer

Justice Breyer says the Supreme Court’s recent 5-4 decision allowing Texas to effectively ban abortion across the state was “very bad” but not politically motivated.
September 14, 2021, 2:07 PM
Allowing Texas to mostly ban abortions 'very bad' but not political: Justice Breyer
September 14, 2021, 1:11 PM

Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer talks about his new book

Breyer's new book, "The Authority of the Court and the Peril of Politics," takes a look at the potential threats facing the Supreme Court.
September 14, 2021, 1:11 PM
Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer talks about his new book
September 14, 2021, 2:01 AM

Justice Amy Coney Barrett picking up 'mores' of Supreme Court, Breyer says

Supreme Court Justices Stephen Breyer and Amy Coney Barrett found common ground over concern that the nation's highest court is increasingly viewed in ideological terms.
September 14, 2021, 2:01 AM
Justice Amy Coney Barrett picking up 'mores' of Supreme Court, Breyer says
September 13, 2021, 2:25 AM

Barrett concerned about public perception of Supreme Court

She's concerned the public may increasingly see the court as partisan.
September 13, 2021, 2:25 AM
September 11, 2021, 11:15 AM

Supreme Court Justice Breyer criticizes the court

Justice Stephen Breyer criticized the Supreme Court for refusing to block the new Texas law that is banning most abortions in the state.
September 11, 2021, 11:15 AM
Supreme Court Justice Breyer criticizes the court
September 9, 2021, 10:05 AM

Supreme Court going back to in-person arguments

The court "anticipates" it will continue to provide live audio of arguments.
September 9, 2021, 10:05 AM
Supreme Court going back to in-person arguments
September 5, 2021, 4:28 PM

Supreme Court may 'swat' away Texas anti-abortion law: Sen. Cassidy

George Stephanopoulos interviews Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., on "This Week."
September 5, 2021, 4:28 PM
Supreme Court may 'swat' away Texas anti-abortion law: Sen. Cassidy
September 4, 2021, 2:59 PM

White House reacts to abortion law fallout in Texas

President Joe Biden spoke out against the Texas abortion law.
September 4, 2021, 2:59 PM
White House reacts to abortion law fallout in Texas
September 3, 2021, 4:12 AM

Supreme Court rejects challenge to Texas abortion law

The new abortion law in Texas effectively bans nearly all abortions in the state. Doctors are speaking out and counselors are trying to help women travel hundreds of miles across state lines.
September 3, 2021, 4:12 AM
Supreme Court rejects challenge to Texas abortion law
September 2, 2021, 5:32 PM

Supreme Court refuses to block Texas abortion law on technical grounds

The Supreme Court has formally rejected a request by Texas abortion providers to block the state's new law restricting the procedure while legal challenges continue.
September 2, 2021, 5:32 PM
Supreme Court refuses to block Texas abortion law on technical grounds
1 month ago

Supreme Court blocks Biden effort to end Trump 'Remain in Mexico' policy

The Supreme Court rejected an effort to discontinue the Trump administration's controversial policy forcing asylum seekers at the southern U.S. border to remain in Mexico
1 month ago
Supreme Court blocks Biden effort to end Trump 'Remain in Mexico' policy
2 months ago

Women lawmakers introduce bill to require statues of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sandra Day O’Connor at Capitol

Legislators are pushing to have statues of Supreme Court Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sandra Day O'Connor in the Capitol.
2 months ago
Bill would require statues of women justices at Capitol
2 months ago

Supreme Court excessive force ruling could be 'a big deal,' lawyer says

The Supreme Court ruled on a case involving excessive force by police.
2 months ago
Supreme Court excessive force ruling could be 'a big deal,' lawyer says
3 months ago

Gay couple wins case against florist after Supreme Court rejects appeal

The Supreme Court rejected an appeal from a Washington State flower shop charged with violating state anti-discrimination law for refusing to serve a same-sex couple.
3 months ago
Gay couple wins case against florist after Supreme Court rejects appeal
3 months ago

US Supreme Court upholds restrictions in major voting rights case

The 6-to-3 decision upheld Arizona’s policy of invalidating ballots cast in the wrong precinct and a law criminalizing the collection of mail ballots by third-party groups.
3 months ago
US Supreme Court upholds restrictions in major voting rights case
3 months ago

US Supreme Court upholds Arizona voting restrictions

ABC News’ Devin Dwyer reports on the Supreme Court’s decision to uphold Arizona's voting restrictions in a 6-3 vote, a ruling with the potential to impact elections around the country.
3 months ago
US Supreme Court upholds Arizona voting restrictions
3 months ago

Supreme Court upholds Arizona restrictions in major voting rights, racial discrimination case

The Supreme Court on Thursday ruled in a major voting rights out of Arizona involving whether the state's restrictions are racially discriminatory.
3 months ago
Supreme Court upholds Arizona restrictions in major voting rights case
3 months ago

Supreme Court strikes down California's donor disclosure requirement for charities

The US Supreme Court on Thursday struck down a California law that required charities to privately disclose the identities of major donors.
3 months ago
Supreme Court strikes down California's donor disclosure requirement for charities
3 months ago

Supreme Court: Arizona restrictions don’t violate Section 2 of Voting Rights Act

The ruling is a victory for Republicans, who have enacted 22 laws restricting voting in 14 states.
3 months ago
Supreme Court: Arizona restrictions don’t violate Section 2 of Voting Rights Act
3 months ago

High court: California can't collect charity top donor names

The Supreme Court has ordered California to stop collecting the names and addresses of top donors to charities
3 months ago
High court: California can't collect charity top donor names
3 months ago

Supreme Court upholds Arizona voting restrictions

The court determined restrictions were not enacted "with a racially discriminatory purpose."
3 months ago
Supreme Court upholds Arizona voting restrictions
3 months ago

Key voting rights decision expected from Supreme Court

The Supreme Court is wrapping up its first all-virtual term, with decisions expected in a key case on voting rights and another involving information that California requires charities to provide about donors
3 months ago
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Supreme Court leaves CDC eviction moratorium in place

The Supreme Court is leaving a pandemic-inspired nationwide ban on evictions in place, over the votes of four objecting conservative justices
3 months ago
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Supreme Court defies critics with wave of unanimous decisions

The nine justices have charted a surprising course down the middle in 2021, handing down more unanimous opinions than any time in at least the last seven years.
3 months ago
Supreme Court defies critics with wave of unanimous decisions
3 months ago

Transgender teen wins school bathroom case

ABC News’ Devin Dwyer discusses the Supreme Court rejecting a Virginia school board’s appeal trying to reinstate its ban on transgender students using bathrooms consistent with their gender identity.
3 months ago
Transgender teen wins school bathroom case
3 months ago

Supreme Court won't revive school's transgender bathroom ban

The U.S. Supreme Court has rejected a Virginia school board’s appeal to reinstate its transgender bathroom ban
3 months ago
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Transgender rights, religion among cases justices could add

Five cases stand between the Supreme Court and its summer break.
3 months ago
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SCOTUS sides with student in case involving free speech on social media

The Supreme Court ruled in an 8-1 decision that a Pennsylvania school district violated Brandi Levy’s first amendment rights when they suspended her from the J.V. cheer squad for a post on Snapchat.
3 months ago
SCOTUS sides with student in case involving free speech on social media
3 months ago

Supreme Court rules on schools' authority over free speech

The court ruled nearly unanimously that a Pennsylvania school district violated a cheerleader’s First Amendment rights when it suspended her from the team for a vulgar post on Snapchat sent from home.
3 months ago
Supreme Court rules on schools' authority over free speech
3 months ago

Supreme Court rules for cheerleader in case involving school rules, free speech on social media

The Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled in a free speech case involving when schools can enforce rules of conduct on social media.
3 months ago
Justices rule for cheerleader in case involving school rules, social media speech
3 months ago

Supreme Court rules high school violated student’s First Amendment rights

The high school punished the student over a vulgar social media video.
3 months ago
Supreme Court rules high school violated student’s First Amendment rights
3 months ago

As the Supreme Court wraps up, Justice Stephen Breyer offers no hints on retirement

Among the most hotly anticipated decisions as the Supreme Court closes out the term is whether its oldest member and most senior liberal will call it quits.
3 months ago
As the Supreme Court wraps up, Justice Stephen Breyer offers no hints on retirement
3 months ago

ESPN analyst: Supreme Court NCAA decision is the ‘opening of Pandora’s box’

ESPN NBA analyst Jay Williams discusses the Supreme Court’s unanimous decision removing caps on benefits for education-related expenses for student-athletes.
3 months ago
ESPN analyst: Supreme Court NCAA decision is the ‘opening of Pandora’s box’
3 months ago

Supreme Court rules against NCAA, backs student-athletes

The unanimous decision said that the cap on education-related gifts and benefits that schools may provide student-athletes violated federal antitrust laws and must be lifted.
3 months ago
Supreme Court rules against NCAA, backs student-athletes
3 months ago

ABC News Update: Supreme Court strikes down part of ‘amateurism’ rules by NCAA

Plus, Madison Square Garden welcomes a full capacity concert, and trees that are key to fighting climate change are in danger.
3 months ago
ABC News Update: Supreme Court strikes down part of ‘amateurism’ rules by NCAA
3 months ago

Supreme Court rules against NCAA in landmark antitrust case

The blockbuster ruling could change the face of college sports forever.
3 months ago
Supreme Court rules against NCAA in landmark antitrust case
3 months ago

The Breakdown: Supreme Court upholds Affordable Care Act for 3rd time

Plus, President Joe Biden signs a bill making Juneteenth a federal holiday and what the Biden-Putin summit means for U.S.-Russia relations.
3 months ago
The Breakdown: Supreme Court upholds Affordable Care Act for 3rd time
3 months ago

Supreme Court rules on college athlete compensation

The Supreme Court ruled unanimously in favor of the athletes in a challenge to the NCAA.
3 months ago
Supreme Court rules on college athlete compensation
3 months ago

Supreme Court rules for religious liberty in case involving foster care, same-sex couples

The Supreme Court on Thursday ruled unanimously for religious liberty in case involving foster care and Philadelphia's anti-LGBTQ discrimination policy.
3 months ago
Justices rule for religious liberty in case involving foster care, same-sex couples
3 months ago

Supreme Court upholds Obamacare

For the third time, the Supreme Court upheld the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. The justices voted 7-2 in a majority conservative Court, including a vote from Justice Amy Coney Barrett.
3 months ago
Supreme Court upholds Obamacare
3 months ago

SCOTUS’ unanimous decision on religious liberty in LGBTQ case

ABC News’ Devin Dwyer reports on the Supreme Court ruling for religious liberty rights in a case involving foster care and same-sex couples in Philadelphia.
3 months ago
SCOTUS’ unanimous decision on religious liberty in LGBTQ case
3 months ago

By the Numbers: Obamacare upheld

A look at the impact of the U.S. Supreme Court’s 7-2 decision to uphold the Affordable Care Act for the third time.
3 months ago
By the Numbers: Obamacare upheld
3 months ago

Catholic foster care agency wins Supreme Court verdict

It's another victory for religious groups at the Supreme Court
3 months ago
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What Supreme Court’s latest ruling means for people on Obamacare

The court also handed a victory to a Catholic foster care agency accused of discriminating against same-sex couples.
3 months ago
What Supreme Court’s latest ruling means for people on Obamacare
3 months ago

Your Voice: Americans relying on Affordable Care Act react to Supreme Court ruling

A small business owner and a retiree with preexisting conditions speak out about how the ruling affects them.
3 months ago
Your Voice: Americans relying on Affordable Care Act react to Supreme Court ruling
3 months ago

High-stakes cases ahead as Supreme Court term winds down

ABC News’ Devin Dwyer reports on the high number of unanimous decisions so far this Supreme Court term, and previews some of the major decisions to come this month.
3 months ago
High-stakes cases ahead as Supreme Court term winds down
4 months ago

Supreme Court: No green card for TPS holders after illegal entry

A unanimous Supreme Court on Monday said immigrants who entered the U.S. illegally cannot apply for green cards simply because they enjoy Temporary Protected Status.
4 months ago
Supreme Court: No green card for TPS holders after illegal entry
4 months ago

Supreme Court agrees to hear 2nd 'state secrets' case

The Supreme Court has agreed to decide whether a lawsuit can go forward in which a group of Muslim residents of California allege the FBI targeted them for surveillance because of their religion
4 months ago