"Well, we'd have to wait and see what happens," McConnell said when asked if a GOP-controlled Senate would advance a Biden Supreme Court pick in 2023.
"It would be a big deal because of the nature of college admissions across the country and because of the stakes of having this issue before the Supreme Court," U.S. lawyer Gregory Garre said.
Many states had so-called "anti-miscegenation" laws that forbade white people and non-white people from marrying.
The Supreme Court has the chance this month to protect religious freedom, religious minorities and foster families.
More than 80 percent of Democrats in the U.S. House and Senate are backing legislation that would block states from adopting strict abortion regulations—an effort abortion rights advocates say is needed before the conservative-leaning U.S. Supreme Court takes its next action on state-level abortion laws.
The pressure on Justice Breyer to step down comes after Democrats saw Donald Trump and Senate Republicans secure a 6-3 conservative majority on the court.
Justice Elena Kagan wrote that federal immigration laws prohibit people who entered the country illegally and have TPS from seeking green cards that would make them permanent residents.
Three U.S. Supreme Court justices said on Monday that Congress will consider changes to the Military Selective Service Act that currently requires only men to register for the draft when they reach age 18.
"On the Government's reading of the statute, an employee who sends a personal e-mail or reads the news using her work computer has violated" the law, Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett wrote.
As someone born and raised in Texas, it is disheartening to see how little its government values the right of people like me to exercise our bodily autonomy.
The Dobbs Court can overturn Roe's viability standard based on the fact that recent scientific and legal developments show that each successful abortion kills a human.
The progressive group Demand Justice launched the "Breyer Retire" campaign last month so that President Joe Biden can "appoint the first-ever Black woman Supreme Court justice."
The day of my meeting with David and Charlie marked a new era for Masterpiece Cakeshop in more ways than one.
A nominally conservative Court is set to decide the fate of the legal conservative movement itself.
Some experts argue that a case challenging a Mississippi law could adversely affect abortion access.
In deciding Dobbs, the Court could go in at least one of three directions.
While no official date has been set by SCOTUS to hear the case, the expectation is that it will take place in the fall.
Authorities were looking for a 40-50 year old Black suspect when they detained and handcuffed 81-year-old Selwyn Romilly.
The United States is at an inflection point as the public and elected officials reassess our system of laws and punishment.
The Supreme Court will consider the scope of the Second Amendment and Trump wasn't wholly confident about how it would rule.
A teenage rant has led to a high-level court case on free speech.
Voting rights must be prioritized near-term over any attempt to try to push through an expansion of the Supreme Court, and Democrats should not get caught up in diverting their energies toward the Court issue.
The Republican senator was confronted after a press conference during which he spoke out against "court packing."
"You didn't see Republicans when we had control of the Senate try to rig the game," Sen. Ted Cruz said. "You didn't see us try to pack the Court."
The Democrats are returning to their roots during Joe Biden's presidency. The Clintonian concession that the "era of big government" was over has been nullified.