Executions, new death sentences continue to fall

Report: New death sentences at 40-year-low, fewest executions since 1994

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Justices to discuss Louisiana gay marriage case

Supreme Court could decide in January to add gay marriage to term's calendar

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 06:28pm EST

US court denies ex-officer's appeal in 2006 death

US Supreme Court denies appeal from former officer convicted of excessive force in 2006 death

Wednesday - 12/17/2014, 03:50pm EST

Court: Traffic stop OK despite mistake of law

Supreme Court rules traffic stop OK even if police mistaken about the law

Tuesday - 12/16/2014, 04:20am EST

Justices reject Arizona bid over abortion drugs

Supreme Court rejects Arizona effort to enforce restrictions on drug-induced abortions

Monday - 12/15/2014, 10:10pm EST

High court settles dispute over California's undersea border

US Supreme Court issues decree to establish California's undersea boundary with federal land

Monday - 12/15/2014, 09:30pm EST

Scalia, Kagan: Common ground often trumps ideology

Supreme Court justices Scalia, Kagan: Common ground often trumps ideology, despite differences

Monday - 12/15/2014, 05:00pm EST

Court rules for energy firm in class-action suit

Supreme Court sides with energy company in bid to force class-action case into federal court

Monday - 12/15/2014, 03:40pm EST

Scalia: Hard to rule out 'extreme measures'

Scalia: Hard to rule out 'extreme measures' in interrogations, if they could save lives

Saturday - 12/13/2014, 08:50pm EST

Justices to review sentences for young convicts

Supreme Court to decide reach of 2012 ruling barring automatic life terms for young offenders

Friday - 12/12/2014, 08:30pm EST

Court will hear dispute over Spider-Man toy

Supreme Court will hear patent dispute over Spider-Man web-shooter toy

Friday - 12/12/2014, 05:50pm EST

Scalia: Constitution silent on torture

Scalia says hard to rule out 'extreme measures' in interrogations, if they could save lives

Friday - 12/12/2014, 05:50pm EST

Missouri executes inmate for 1998 hammer death

Missouri executes inmate for killing woman with hammer; state's record 10th execution of year

Wednesday - 12/10/2014, 01:06pm EST

Court: No pay for Amazon warehouse security checks

Supreme Court says Amazon warehouse workers not entitled to pay for security screenings

Wednesday - 12/10/2014, 10:20am EST

Justices reject claim of juror dishonesty

Supreme Court says juror comments during deliberations can't be used to seek new trial

Tuesday - 12/09/2014, 11:50am EST

Justices seem divided over Amtrak regulatory role

Supreme Court justices seem divided over Amtrak's role in developing railroad regulations

Monday - 12/08/2014, 07:30pm EST

High court rejects BP appeal of spill settlement

Supreme Court lets stand massive BP settlement with Gulf Coast residents, businesses

Monday - 12/08/2014, 01:30pm EST

High court to hear Louisiana death row appeal

Supreme Court to hear appeal of Louisiana death row inmate who claims he is mentally disabled

Saturday - 12/06/2014, 06:50pm EST

Court to review Confederate flag on license plates

Supreme Court to hear Texas free speech case over Confederate battle flag on license plate

Friday - 12/05/2014, 07:16pm EST

Supreme Court takes up Cisco patent dispute

Supreme Court will consider patent dispute between computer network rivals Cisco and Commil

Friday - 12/05/2014, 06:20pm EST