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April 11, 2024 at 9:36 PM

Supreme Court weighs in on homeless rights dispute

ABC News’ Devin Dwyer discusses the homelessness epidemic and how law enforcement is attempting to clear out encampments.
April 11, 2024 at 9:36 PM
Supreme Court weighs in on homeless rights dispute
April 10, 2024 at 2:48 PM

Arizona Supreme Court allows 160-year-old near-total abortion ban

The state's Supreme Court has allowed a near-total abortion ban from 1864 to go into effect, only permitting care to save the life of the mother.
April 10, 2024 at 2:48 PM
Arizona Supreme Court allows 160-year-old near-total abortion ban
April 9, 2024 at 3:14 PM

Special counsel urges Supreme Court to reject Trump's immunity claim in new filing

The special counsel's office filed its brief urging the Supreme Court to reject former President Donald Trump's appeal claiming he should be immune from prosecution.
April 9, 2024 at 3:14 PM
Special counsel urges Supreme Court to reject Trump's immunity claim in new filing
April 2, 2024 at 2:22 PM
March 27, 2024 at 8:02 PM

5 takeaways as Supreme Court questions sweeping challenge to abortion pill access

Here are key takeaways from the Supreme Court arguments over access to the abortion pill mifepristone
March 27, 2024 at 8:02 PM
5 takeaways as Supreme Court questions sweeping challenge to abortion pill access
March 27, 2024 at 2:56 PM

Supreme Court hears arguments on abortion pill restrictions

Justices seemed skeptical of the effort to further restrict the drug mifepristone, used in more than half of abortions in the U.S.
March 27, 2024 at 2:56 PM
Supreme Court hears arguments on abortion pill restrictions
March 26, 2024 at 9:22 PM

13 protesters arrested near Supreme Court ahead of abortion pill arguments

Capitol Police on Tuesday morning arrested 13 protesters who were demonstrating against the Supreme Court's examination of the abortion pill restrictions.
March 26, 2024 at 9:22 PM
13 protesters arrested near Supreme Court ahead of abortion pill arguments
March 26, 2024 at 1:53 PM

Supreme Court examines abortion pill restrictions in high-stakes challenge to FDA

The Supreme Court weighs the future of the abortion pill mifepristone on Tuesday as the justices hear arguments over whether the FDA lawfully relaxed drug restrictions.
March 26, 2024 at 1:53 PM
Supreme Court examines abortion pill restrictions in high-stakes challenge to FDA
March 25, 2024 at 9:05 PM

Supreme Court set to hear arguments over abortion pill

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments on Tuesday over whether the Food and Drug Administration lawfully relaxed restrictions to make it easier to access the abortion pill mifepristone.
March 25, 2024 at 9:05 PM
Supreme Court set to hear arguments over abortion pill
March 19, 2024 at 9:11 PM

Trump makes argument to Supreme Court about why he deserves presidential immunity

Trump on Tuesday formally made his case to the Supreme Court for why he should be granted sweeping presidential immunity from criminal prosecution
March 19, 2024 at 9:11 PM
Trump makes argument to Supreme Court about why he deserves presidential immunity
March 19, 2024 at 3:51 PM

Senate committee advances Supreme Court ethics bill after alleged justice misconduct

The Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday voted to advance legislation that would require the U.S. Supreme Court to adopt a binding code of ethics
March 19, 2024 at 3:51 PM
Senate committee advances SCOTUS ethics bill after alleged justice misconduct
March 19, 2024 at 12:19 PM

SCOTUS denies stay of sentence for ex-Trump adviser Peter Navarro

Navarro had been ordered to report to prison in Miami on March 19 to begin serving a four-month sentence for defying a Jan. 6 committee subpoena.
March 19, 2024 at 12:19 PM
SCOTUS denies stay of sentence for ex-Trump adviser Peter Navarro
March 18, 2024 at 7:31 PM

Supreme Court hears freedom of speech cases on social media platforms

ABC News’ Devin Dwyer reports as the Supreme Court hears the first amendment cases on whether the White House violated freedom of speech by requesting social media platforms to remove misinformation.
March 18, 2024 at 7:31 PM
Supreme Court hears freedom of speech cases on social media platforms
1 month ago

Supreme Court rules on social media case

The Supreme Court ruled on Friday that public officials will be able to block/delete social media users.
1 month ago
Supreme Court rules on social media case
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Supreme Court sets rules on when public officials can block social media users

The Supreme Court laid out a new test for determining when actions taken by government employees on social media constitute official business verses personal conduct.
1 month ago
Supreme Court sets rules on when public officials can block social media users
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Colorado secretary of state after SCOTUS Trump ruling: ‘I did not bring this lawsuit’

Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold spoke with ABC News' Linsey Davis about the Supreme Court's decision to leave Donald Trump on her state's GOP primary ballot.
1 month ago
Colorado secretary of state after SCOTUS Trump ruling: ‘I did not bring this lawsuit’
1 month ago

Supreme Court pauses strict Texas immigration law ahead of ruling

The Biden administration is taking its fight against Texas' strict immigration law to the Supreme Court.
1 month ago
Supreme Court pauses strict Texas immigration law ahead of ruling
1 month ago

Colorado Secretary of State on SCOTUS ruling allowing Trump on primary ballots

ABC News’ Linsey Davis spoke with Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold about the U.S. Supreme Court decision allowing Donald Trump to appear on the state’s Republican primary ballot.
1 month ago
Colorado Secretary of State on SCOTUS ruling allowing Trump on primary ballots
1 month ago

Despite win, Supreme Court strikes blow to Trump's central campaign theme: ANALYSIS

He claims the legal system is corrupt, conflicted and rigged against him.
1 month ago
Despite win, Supreme Court strikes blow to Trump's central campaign theme: ANALYSIS
1 month ago

Supreme Court rules Trump can stay on Colorado ballot

The court was unanimous in reversing the unprecedented decision out of Colorado that would have kicked the former president off the ballot.
1 month ago
Supreme Court rules Trump can stay on Colorado ballot
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Historic ruling in Trump Supreme Court case

The University of Florida has eliminated all diversity, equity and inclusion positions.
1 month ago
Historic ruling in Trump Supreme Court case
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Supreme Court decides in favor of keeping Trump on primary ballot

The Supreme Court ruling marks the court's first involvement in a presidential election in two decades. Colorado GOP chairman Dave Williams joins The Big Story to discuss the ruling.
1 month ago
Supreme Court decides in favor of keeping Trump on primary ballot
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Supreme Court doesn't exonerate Trump, will soon decide if he can be charged: ANALYSIS

This is its most direct intervention in a presidential election in two decades.
1 month ago
Supreme Court doesn't exonerate Trump, to soon decide if he can be charged: ANALYSIS
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What happens after historic Supreme Court ruling that states can't ban Trump from ballot

The U.S. Supreme Court found that the state-level officials have no authority to disqualify Trump from the 2024 race under Section 3 of the 14th Amendment
1 month ago
What happens after historic SCOTUS ruling that states can't ban Trump from ballot
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Supreme Court's liberal justices fault scope of Trump 14th Amendment decision

Justices Sotomayor, Kagan and Jackson said the Supreme Court's majority went too far in deciding only Congress can enforce the 14th Amendment disqualification clause.
1 month ago
Supreme Court's liberal justices fault scope of Trump 14th Amendment decision
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Supreme Court rules Trump eligible for Colorado ballot

The court ruled unanimously in reversing the state's decision to keep former President Donald Trump off the ballot for his actions around the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the Capitol.
1 month ago
Supreme Court rules Trump eligible for Colorado ballot
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Supreme Court rules Trump eligible to be on Colorado primary ballot

The court ruled unanimously in Donald Trump's favor, saying he should not be disqualified under Section 3 of the 14th Amendment due to his actions around the Jan. 6 Capitol riot.
1 month ago
Supreme Court rules Trump eligible to be on Colorado primary ballot
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Supreme Court likely to include Trump ballot case in opinions issued Monday

The Supreme Court says it will release one or more opinions on Monday, a day before the Super Tuesday primaries.
1 month ago
Supreme Court likely to include Trump ballot case in opinions issued Monday
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Supreme Court to hear Trump’s immunity arguments in April

Sarah Isgur and Preet Bharara break down the latest in Donald Trump’s legal battles on “This Week.”
1 month ago
Supreme Court to hear Trump’s immunity arguments in April
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How the Supreme Court stepping into the Trump immunity fray could affect a Jan. 6 trial

The U.S. Supreme Court taking up Donald Trump's immunity claim raises new questions about when, or even if, the former president will stand trial.
1 month ago
How the Supreme Court stepping into Trump immunity fray could affect a Jan. 6 trial
1 month ago

Supreme Court agrees to hear Trump immunity argument

Donald Trump has gotten another delay after asking the Supreme Court to hear arguments on whether he is immune to prosecution in the federal election interference case.
1 month ago
Supreme Court agrees to hear Trump immunity argument
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Supreme Court to hear Trump's criminal immunity claim, further delaying Jan. 6 trial

The Supreme Court has agreed to hear Trump's case that he is immune from prosecution in his federal election subversion case
1 month ago
Supreme Court to hear Trump's criminal immunity claim, further delaying Jan. 6 trial
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SCOTUS to hear Trump’s case pushing for immunity from prosecution

ABC News’ Linsey’s Davis spoke with legal contributor Kim Whele about the Supreme Court’s decision to hear former President Trump’s case pushing for immunity from criminal prosecution.
1 month ago
SCOTUS to hear Trump’s case pushing for immunity from prosecution
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Supreme Court to hear Trump's appeal for presidential immunity

The Supreme Court has agreed to hear Donald Trump's appeal of a lower court decision rejecting his claims of sweeping presidential immunity in the election interference case.
1 month ago
Supreme Court to hear Trump's appeal for presidential immunity
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Supreme Court will hear Trump’s appeal for immunity

The nation's highest court will decide if Donald Trump can claim presidential immunity in the face of a federal prosecutor's case against him for his alleged election subversion in 2020 and on Jan. 6.
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Supreme Court will hear Trump’s appeal for immunity
2 months ago

SCOTUS will decide if Trump can use immunity defense

The Supreme Court will now make the decision on whether or not the former president can claim immunity in his election interference case.
2 months ago
SCOTUS will decide if Trump can use immunity defense
2 months ago

Supreme Court hears arguments on bump stocks

ABC News’ Devin Dwyer talks about the arguments before the Supreme Court over a case banning bump stocks for weapons.
2 months ago
Supreme Court hears arguments on bump stocks
2 months ago

Machine gun or firearm toy? Bump stock creator speaks out ahead of Supreme Court hearing on ban

Bump stock inventor Jeremiah Cottle speaks to ABC News as debate over his controversial firearm accessory goes before the U.S. Supreme Court in Garland v. Cargill
2 months ago
Machine gun or firearm toy? Bump stock creator speaks ahead of SCOTUS hearing on ban
2 months ago

Supreme Court hears major cases on free speech, laws regulating social media

The nation's highest court is weighing laws in Texas and Florida that would limit internet companies' power to moderate political content.
2 months ago
Supreme Court hears major cases on free speech, laws regulating social media
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Supreme Court hears major social media cases

ABC News' Devin Dwyer breaks down the two Supreme Court cases from Texas and Florida that could transform social media as we know it.
2 months ago
Supreme Court hears major social media cases
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SCOTUS to hear landmark social media cases

The Supreme Court justices will hear arguments from two cases, one from Texas and one from Florida, which could transform social media as we know it.
2 months ago
SCOTUS to hear landmark social media cases
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Supreme Court cases could reshape social media

The justices will hear arguments today about whether two laws aimed at regulating political content on social media are constitutional. ABC News’ Derricke Dennis reports.
2 months ago
Supreme Court cases could reshape social media
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Supreme Court allows what critics call 'racial balancing' at elite public school

The Supreme Court will allow one of the nation's top public schools to move forward with a new admissions policy that critics say has "racial balancing" at its core.
2 months ago
Supreme Court allows what critics call 'racial balancing' at elite public school
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Consequences to Alabama Supreme Court ruling on IVF access

The state's highest court ruled that unborn children are "children."
2 months ago
Consequences to Alabama Supreme Court ruling on IVF access
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Alabama Supreme Court rules frozen embryos are ‘children’

Medical experts warn the ruling could have far reaching consequences for those seeking fertility treatments like IVF.
2 months ago
Alabama Supreme Court rules frozen embryos are ‘children’
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Supreme Court sets Feb. 20 deadline for special counsel response in Trump immunity case

The Supreme Court has set a Feb. 20 deadline for the special counsel to respond to Donald Trump's request for a stay of an appeals court rejection of his immunity claim.
2 months ago
Supreme Court sets deadline for special counsel response in Trump immunity case
2 months ago

Trump asks Supreme Court to pause ruling that he doesn't have immunity in Jan. 6 case

Trump has filed an emergency application with the U.S. Supreme Court to stay a decision rejecting his claim to absolute immunity in Jack Smith's election subversion case
2 months ago
Trump asks Supreme Court to pause ruling that he doesn't have immunity in Jan. 6 case
2 months ago

Former RNC chair weighs in on Trump ballot Supreme Court case

ABC News Linsey Davis spoke to former Montana Gov. Marc Racicot, who filed a brief supporting Colorado's decision to remove Donald Trump from the GOP primary ballot.
2 months ago
Former RNC chair weighs in on Trump ballot Supreme Court case
2 months ago

Supreme Court hears arguments on Trump 14th Amendment case

During oral arguments, each of the nine justices expressed skepticism that a single state has the authority to deny a candidate for federal office from the ballot as an "insurrectionist."
2 months ago
Supreme Court hears arguments on Trump 14th Amendment case
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US Supreme Court hears Trump 14th Amendment case: What to know

The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday will consider a historic challenge to Trump's ability to seek the 2024 Republican nomination under Section 3 of the 14th Amendment
2 months ago
US Supreme Court hears Trump 14th Amendment case: What to know