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Sonia Sotomayor Almost Stopped Pursuing A Seat On The Supreme Court

The Huffington Post | Kimberley Richards | Posted 11.19.2015 | Latino Voices

Sonia Sotomayor made history in 2009, becoming the first Latina Justice of the Supreme Court. But according to a recent speech,  she cons...

You Can Now Listen To Justice Scalia Call Obamacare 'SCOTUScare' Over And Over

The Huffington Post | Cristian Farias | Posted 10.09.2015 | Politics

Every major Supreme Court decision has two parts: a written opinion and an oral announcement. The former is made public immediately, but the latter is...


AP | Jade Walker | Posted 10.05.2015 | Politics

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With Next Term Looming, Supreme Court Justices Mull New Cases

Reuters | Igor Bobic | Posted 09.28.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Sept 28 (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court's nine justices meet behind closed doors on Monday ahead of the Oct. 5 beginning of their new ...

Justice Scalia Is Still Hopping Mad Over The Gay Marriage Ruling

The Huffington Post | Cristian Farias | Posted 09.24.2015 | Politics

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Will DJ A Radio Show, Because Why Not

The Huffington Post | Marina Fang | Posted 09.17.2015 | Politics

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg -- the Notorious RBG -- will be the guest DJ on a radio show next week in Chicago. Ginsburg will share some ...

Ted Cruz Doesn't Love Chief Justice Roberts Like He Used To

The Huffington Post | Cristian Farias | Posted 09.14.2015 | Politics

GOP presidential candidate Ted Cruz has had a change of heart about the man who now leads the Supreme Court. During a Saturday speech at the conserva...

8 Of Sonia Sotomayor's Wisest And Most Memorable Quotes

The Huffington Post | Tanisha Ramirez | Posted 08.07.2015 | Latino Voices

Today marks the sixth anniversary of the day Sonia Sotomayor was confirmed as the first Hispanic Supreme Court Justice. In recognition of this great ...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Calls 'Choice' An Empty Concept For Poor Women

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 07.30.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg said the concept of "choice" is an ephemeral one for low-income women who live in states...

Here's What's Left For The Supreme Court To Rule On In This Term

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender, Andrew Hart & Kelly Chen | Posted 06.26.2015 | Politics

The Supreme Court issued decisions Thursday in cases involving Obamacare and housing discrimination. But over the next few days, the court will issue ...

Igor Bobic

Jeb Bush Admires Clarence Thomas, Thinks Antonin Scalia Is The 'Most Interesting Opinion Writer' | Igor Bobic | Posted 04.30.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Two current Supreme Court justices stand out to former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R), who is almost certain to launch his campaign for presi...

Ginsburg Admits She Wasn't '100 Percent Sober' During State Of The Union

The Huffington Post | Sara Bondioli | Posted 02.13.2015 | Politics

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg said Thursday night that she wasn't "100 percent sober" when she nodded off "as I often do" during President...

U.S. Top Court Rules No Worker Pay For Security Screening

Reuters | Posted 02.08.2015 | Politics

(Adds reaction from plaintiffs' lawyer and Amazon, paragraphs 4-5) By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON, Dec 9 (Reuters) - The...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Back On The Bench Following Heart Procedure

AP | Posted 01.31.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is questioning lawyers in Supreme Court arguments in her usual exacting fashion, five days after she h...

Even Supreme Court Justices Have A Hard Time Getting A Table At Brunch

The Huffington Post | Amanda Gutterman | Posted 10.27.2014 | Politics

Who said Supreme Court justices aren't just like us? Justice Samuel Alito and his wife Martha-Ann showed up on Sunday at Heirloom, a popular New Ha...

Supreme Court To Decide Gun Ownership Case

Reuters | Posted 12.20.2014 | Politics

By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON, Oct 20 (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court agreed on Monday to decide whether a Florida man convicted on...

Ginsburg Singles Out The Current Supreme Court's Worst Ruling

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 09.28.2014 | Politics

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg expressed her extreme regret over several of the current Court's rulings in a wide-ranging interview publish...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Women Are 'Here To Stay' On The Supreme Court

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 09.23.2014 | Women

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has said again and again that she doesn't plan to retire any time soon. But when that fateful day comes, Gin...

Supreme Court Relying On Facts That 'Wouldn't Pass Muster In A High School Paper'

The New York Times | Posted 09.01.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court received more than 80 friend-of-the-court briefs in the Hobby Lobby case. Most of these filings, also called amicus b...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: I'm Not Going Anywhere

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 08.01.2014 | Politics

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dismissed any idea that she might step down from the bench anytime soon in an interview with Yahoo News publ...

Dem Senator Says Ruth Bader Ginsburg 'Should Stay As Long As She Can'

HuffPost Live | Posted 07.15.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg drew raves from liberals with her scathing, 35-page dissenting opinion on the court's Hobby Lobby decision, ...

In 2014, Still Not Independence Day for Women

Irene Monroe | Posted 09.06.2014 | Women
Irene Monroe

America's need to showcase her indomitable spirit of heroism this July 4th celebration arrives mired by the two recent Supreme Court -- both highlighting a "war against women."

Republicans Are Stripping Away Rights That Others Fought So Hard to Obtain

Mark Baer | Posted 08.31.2014 | Politics
Mark Baer

Since the Supreme Court issued its decision, many people have suggested boycotting Hobby Lobby and other such businesses. While I support such a decision, it misses the bigger issue.

Here's One Issue The Supreme Court Justices Can Agree On

AP | MARK SHERMAN | Posted 07.01.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court justices found more common ground than usual this year, and nowhere was their unanimity more surprising than in a ru...

Fault Lines Re-emerge In Supreme Court At End Of Term

Reuters | Posted 08.31.2014 | Politics

By Joan Biskupic WASHINGTON, June 30 (Reuters) - Sometimes there is no middle ground. Through much of the U.S. Supreme ...