The U.S. Supreme Court rules immigrants with criminal records from years before can be detained pending deportation hearings.
John Roberts joined the liberals to save the constitutional right to choose—for now.
“Exact match” voter registration is a law enacted by the Republican-controlled Georgia state legislature; it carries on the infamous history of suppressing the African American vote in the Peach State.
On Tuesday, the Supreme Court upheld a ruling from a lower court requiring ID and street address to cast a ballot in North Dakota. The ruling is expected to have an outsized impact on Native American rural communities in the state.
In its latest ruling, the Supreme Court made the fight against workplace sexual harassment even more difficult.
In what could be a landmark decision in the ongoing election integrity battle, New York State Supreme Court’s Appellate Division ruled last week that electronic ballot images are public records, and therefore subject to freedom of information laws.
Despite agreeing that Supreme Court decisions have an effect on their everyday lives as citizens, 57% of likely American voters could not name a single U.S. Supreme Court Justice, a new C-SPAN/PSB poll found.
The execution of Ronald Smith last week took far longer than it should have, 34 minutes, during which time he was almost certainly awake when the prison administered the agonizing drugs, whose administration without sedation is an open and shut violation of the Eighth Amendment’s prohibition on cruel and unusual punishment.