by Associated Press onJune 29, 2009
The Supreme Court overturns ruling backed by Sotomayor.
June 29, 2009
The justices ruled 5-4 in the New Haven firefighters' case...
June 26, 2009
If ever we needed a concrete of example of what's at stake when it comes to Supreme Court appointments, this week's decision in Safford United School District #1 v. Redding fits the bill. This is the case from Arizona involving a 13 year-old middle school student who was strip-searched at school on suspicion of having non-prescription drugs. Justice Thomas’ solo opinion shows once and for all that he’s pretty much gone off the grid.....
June 26, 2009
The Supreme Court has now made it all the more difficult for older Americans to win federal age-discrimination lawsuits against employers. Should older workers now worry even more about job security?
by Charles J. Ogletree Jr. onJune 24, 2009
This week’s win for minority voting rights in the Supreme Court is cause for celebration, but also a reminder that protecting voting rights is still a full-time job.
by Joshua Griggs onJune 23, 2009
By preserving a key component of civil rights law, justices avoid huge harm to the legitimacy of this Supreme Court.
June 22, 2009
The Supreme Court leaves the rest of the landmark civil rights act intact...
June 11, 2009
The tapes handed over to Congress recently date back 25 years...
by Sherrilyn A. Ifill onJune 9, 2009
Must a judge recuse himself from a case in which there is an appearance of bias? Well, yes.
by Dayo Olopade onJune 8, 2009
The Supreme Court nominee’s life story is certainly compelling. But her slim record on progressive concerns warrants a closer look.
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