Hours before Thursday's planned execution, lawyers for Kenneth Williams filed a petition with the U.S. Supreme Court, seeking to halt the proceedings.
Until we accept the Court is a political not legal institution, the confirmation process will continue to be a charade.
Here are the basic facts you need to know to understand Trinity Lutheran Church of Columbia, Inc. v. Comer.
President Donald Trump says the Supreme Court justice will decide cases 'on a fair and objective reading of the law.'
That disciplined network of operatives delivered for Trump his first major accomplishment as U.S. president: the confirmation of conservative Neil Gorsuch as a Supreme Court justice.
How the new allegations could affect the judge’s confirmation chances depends on who you ask.
Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell says Gorsuch will be seated on the Supreme Court, one way or another.
Both West Virginia's Manchin and North Dakota's Heitkamp are up for re-election next year in states that voted for Trump in the 2016 presidential election.
Washington used to be open with the fact that Supreme Court nominees are political actors with political histories.
The case involved an appointment to the National Labor Relations Board by then-President Barack Obama.
Gorsuch's steady, measured performance during the marathon session, marked by moments of indignation under Democratic questioning, indicated he was on track for confirmation.
Speaking publicly for the first time since Trump nominated him on Jan. 31, Gorsuch defended his record as judge in the face of criticism of his rulings by committee Democrats.
Supreme Court nominee should detail his views on filming police in public, the right to protest and offensive speech.
The Justice Department's first step would likely be filing an appeal in either or both of the state cases, an action likely to come within days.
The Supreme Course sends a closely watched case involving bathroom access at a Virginia high school back to a lower court.
The companies' brief says they are "concerned about the stigmatizing and degrading effects" of the policy adopted by the school board.
Justice Elena Kagan mentioned Donald Trump's Twitter feed, which he used as a candidate and now as U.S. president, as an example of how social media has become vital in the political sphere.
A Denver-based think tank had sought to keep secret the identities of donors to a political advertisement, in violation of McCain-Feingold.
The dispute arose in 2009 when Ehlena's elementary school in Napoleon, Michigan refused to allow her to attend school with her dog, Wonder.
The Supreme Court potentially could delay action on the case to see if Trump's nominee to fill a vacancy on the court, conservative appeals court judge Neil Gorsuch, is confirmed by the U.S. Senate.
The Supreme Court struck down some Texas abortion restrictions in 2016.
U.S. presidents are usually hesitant to weigh in on judicial matters out of respect for a U.S. Constitution clause ensuring a separation of powers between the executive branch, Congress and the judiciary.
The president urged McConnell to change long-standing Senate rules to eliminate the filibuster for Supreme Court nominees, a move dubbed the "nuclear option," if Democrats block Gorsuch.