Here is the latest on Supreme Court arguments over whether the political task of redistricting can be overtly partisan.
Even with candidates already running in this year’s battle for control of Virginia’s House of Delegates, the Supreme Court heard arguments Monday that could see the district lines changed again ahead of June’s primaries.
Some religious groups hope that the Peace Cross in Prince George’s county will get removed. The groups do not want the significance of the cross’s image to be reduced by a Supreme Court ruling that said it is not a in important religious symbol anymore.
The U.S. Supreme Court has ordered a lower court to review the case of a Northern Virginia drug dealer who says his guilty plea in a 2001 murder was coerced by vindictive prosecutors.
The Ruth Bader Ginsburg film “On the Basis of Sex,” written by Ginsburg’s nephew Daniel Stiepleman, had been in various stages of development since 2012. It was about to fall apart when the star of Star Wars film “Rogue One” got her hands on the script.
For more than a decade after leaving the court in 2006, O’Connor kept up an active schedule, but the 88-year-old is now fully retired.
Protesters took to Capitol Hill Saturday urging Senators to vote against the nominee amid one of the most charged confirmation battle in years. See photos and video.
The Senate votes 50-48 to confirm Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court.
Watch a livestream as the Senate holds a procedural vote Friday on Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court.
Stevens said during an event in front of a small crowd that Kavanaugh’s performance last week during his testimony in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee caused him to change his mind about Kavanaugh’s suitability for the court.
GOP senators say the Judiciary Committee will vote Friday morning on Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court. Their announcement comes after Kavanaugh finished his testimony to the Senate Judiciary Committee after allegations of sexual assault by Dr. Christine Blasey Ford. In his opening remarks, Kavanaugh told the panel that he “will not be intimidated” into withdrawing his nomination. In the morning, Ford testified that she is “100 percent” certain Kavanaugh is the one who assaulted her at a party in Montgomery County in the 1980s.
The message from Ford’s lawyers did not, however, agree to a specified date and time for Ford to speak to the committee and said that “many aspects” of an earlier proposal by the committee was “fundamentally inconsistent with the Committee’s promise of a fair, impartial investigation into her allegations.”
Watch a livestream of Friday’s confirmation hearings for President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh.
Watch a livestream of the second day of hearings for President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s life seems as carefully constructed as the Supreme Court arguments he will hear if he is confirmed to the high court. He checks all the boxes of the ways of Washington, or at least the way Washington used to be.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.