US Supreme Court

In Texas, 'sanctuary cities' pass their own anti-abortion laws

"They don’t want it to be 'abortion is banned after six weeks.' They want abortion to be overturned as a right, altogether and they will do that in every way that they know how."

published on : 14th November 2021

Women's march targets US Supreme Court, with abortion on line

Some wore T-shirts reading simply '1973,' a reference to the landmark Roe v. Wade decision, which made abortion legal for generations of American women.

published on : 2nd October 2021

US President Joe Biden's vaccine rules to set off barrage of legal challenges

The Biden administration's new expansive rules mandate that all employers with more than 100 workers require them to be vaccinated or test for the virus weekly, affecting about 80 million Americans.

published on : 11th September 2021

EXPLAINER: The language, reach of new Texas abortion law

Medical experts say that the heart doesn't begin to form until the fetus it is at least nine weeks old, and they decry efforts to promote abortion bans by relying on medical inaccuracies.

published on : 6th September 2021

US President Joe Biden blasts high court failure to block Texas abortion curb

Hours earlier, a deeply divided high court allowed the law to remain in force in the nation's biggest abortion curb since the court legalized the operation nationwide a half-century ago.

published on : 3rd September 2021

Donald Trump endorses Ken Paxton for third term as Texas attorney general

The endorsement comes in the face of him petitioning of the US Supreme Court to overturn the election of President Joe Biden constituted professional misconduct.

published on : 27th July 2021

US Supreme Court to weigh rollback of abortion rights

The court first announced a woman's constitutional right to an abortion in the 1973 Roe v. Wade decision and reaffirmed it 19 years later.

published on : 17th May 2021

Tainted Brett Kavanaugh sworn in as US Supreme Court justice after rancorous confirmation

Chief Justice John Roberts administered the constitutional oath, while retired justice Anthony Kennedy -- who Kavanaugh is replacing -- administered the judicial oath in a private ceremony at the high

published on : 7th October 2018

New US Supreme Court justice Brett Kavanaugh a conservative stalwart

Kavanaugh's Senate confirmation hearing raised doubts about his choirboy image and he will join the eight other justices with a cloud hanging over his head.

published on : 7th October 2018

Kavanaugh is confirmed: Senate okays Supreme Court nominee

The near party-line vote was 50-48, capping a fight that seized the national conversation after claims emerged that Kavanaugh had sexually assaulted women three decades ago.

published on : 7th October 2018