Virginia ban on uranium mining...

Jun 17, 2019 by

The largest-known U.S. uranium deposit will remain firmly under ground after the Supreme Court on Monday upheld Virginia’s ban on mining the radioactive metal, rebuffing a challenge backed by President Donald Trump’s administration to the 1982 moratorium.

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Supreme Court Liberals Raise A...

May 14, 2019 by

Conservatives may be laying the foundation for the reversal of the landmark abortion decision.

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Who Is No...

Feb 19, 2019 by

Baseless online conspiracies about the justice’s health marred her absence.

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The Supreme Court Just Handed ...

Jan 16, 2019 by

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court handed a victory to American workers, ruling unanimously that independent contractors who work in transportation may not be forced into mandatory arbitration.

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A Supreme Court Impeachment Fi...

Oct 31, 2018 by

A decade ago, West Virginia foreshadowed the influence that money and politics have come to have on state judiciaries. Now, it may warn of a worrying new trend.

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Trump administration asks high...

Oct 18, 2018 by

President Donald Trump’s administration on Thursday for a second time asked the U.S. Supreme Court to put the brakes on a lawsuit…

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The rigging of American politi...

Oct 17, 2018 by

Political systems depend on legitimacy. In America, that legitimacy is failing.

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New Supreme Court ruling could...

Oct 17, 2018 by

A new SCOTUS ruling could open the door to corporate liability, making it easier to fight for things like climate change awareness, gun control, and the opioid crisis.

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Howard Zinn: Don’t Despair abo...

Oct 8, 2018 by

It would be naive to depend on the Supreme Court to defend the rights of poor people, women, people of color, dissenters of all kinds.

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Impeach Brett Kavanaugh

Oct 8, 2018 by

There is no room for an accused sexual predator and liar on the Supreme Court.

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Brett Kavanaugh’s confir...

Oct 7, 2018 by

Mitch McConnell and his ilk must be delighted: they’ve waged a decades-long campaign to stack the courts with conservative ideologues

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The Supreme Court’s Legitimacy...

Oct 5, 2018 by

It’s not about Brett Kavanaugh’s alleged behavior. It’s about justices who do not represent the will of the majority.

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Kavanaugh Lied to the Judiciar...

Sep 28, 2018 by

Thursday’s hearing didn’t prove whether Kavanaugh assaulted Ford.

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What has changed since Anita H...

Sep 22, 2018 by

On women in the Senate today

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Dianne Feinstein alerts author...

Sep 13, 2018 by

Democratic senator allegedly alerted the FBI to a confidential letter…

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The US must settle its constit...

Sep 9, 2018 by

Trump’s US supreme court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is…

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Kavanaugh Must Be Stopped, and...

Sep 6, 2018 by

Before we get to the bat belfry…

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Kennedy Is Gone. Now Vote.

Jul 1, 2018 by

[Translate] Opinion   By The Editorial Board The editorial board represents the opinions of the board, its editor and the publisher....

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Without Kennedy, the Future of...

Jun 30, 2018 by

[Translate] Opinion   By Kent Greenfield and Adam Winkler   NYTIMES Mr. Greenfield and Mr. Winkler are law professors....

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The Cosmic Joke of Donald Trum...

Jun 30, 2018 by

[Translate] Opinion   By Frank Bruni    NYTIMES Opinion Columnist ImageActivists rally at the Supreme Court as President Donald Trump...

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Supreme Court Justice Kennedy ...

Jun 28, 2018 by

[Translate] Eric Thayer / Getty Images justice of the peace out By Shannon Osaka  GRIST.ORG Anthony Kennedy is retiring, and...

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Can the Courts Bring About a C...

Dec 15, 2017 by

[Translate]   Environment The Trump administration is arguing that 21 young Americans do not have a constitutional right to a stable...

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The Supreme Court Is Set to De...

Oct 3, 2017 by

[Translate]   Election ’18 Ending partisan gerrymandering could restore the country’s political sanity. By Steven...

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10 Upcoming Supreme Court Case...

Sep 30, 2017 by

[Translate] Cases on gutting voting rights; labor, LGBTQ, immigrant and whistleblower protections; privacy and police searches. By...

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BEYOND THE MADNESS OF KING DON...

May 16, 2017 by

President Frankenstein, Donald Trump, has been pretty much the bizarre “insane clown president” (Matt Taibbi’s phrase) that I and many others expected. He’s only shocked me twice….

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REPUBLICANS THREATEN TO “...

Apr 4, 2017 by

[Translate] By Sam Knight, The District Sentinel | Report Judge Neil Gorsuch, President Trump’s nominee for the Supreme Court,...

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HOW TRUMP’S SUPREME COUR...

Mar 22, 2017 by

[Translate] REUTERS/Jim Bourg climate desk By Rebecca Leber   GRIST.ORG This story was originally published by Mother Jones and is...

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WE MUST FILIBUSTER GORSUCHR...

Mar 21, 2017 by

[Translate]   Miles Mogulescu  OUR FUTURE.ORG You probably have a better chance of becoming a judge in China without being a...

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THE SUPREME COURT JUST DELIVER...

Mar 2, 2017 by

[Translate] The high court reverses lower court ruling in case against Virginia State Board of Elections SALON.COM (Credit: AP...

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U.S. TOP COURT TO SET GUIDELIN...

Feb 18, 2017 by

[Translate] Politics | A general view of the U.S. Supreme Court building in Washington, U.S., November 15, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos...

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