The Supreme Court can already hear the legal drumbeat on same-sex marriage.
Justice Ginsburg Is Wrong: She Should Step Down
December 18, 2013
Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a great American.
Inside the Stunning Court Smackdown on NSA Spying
December 17, 2013
The fatal flaw in the Obama administration's defense of metadata collection.
How Many People in Your State Are Dying From Downwind Air Pollution?
December 09, 2013
This map estimates the toll.
Don't Rule Out the New Obamacare Court Challenges
December 06, 2013
Never say never: The Supreme Court is an unpredictable body.
A ruling on the Obamacare contraception mandate could give corporations all kinds of new powers.
Antonin Scalia Just Cracked the Door to State-Sanctioned Prayer
November 07, 2013
Justice Elena Kagan framed the stakes in Town of Greece v. Galloway, the church-state case that the Supreme Court heard Wednesday, at the very beginning of the oral argument.
This Texas Law Could Be the Supreme Court's Next Big Abortion Case
November 05, 2013
On Friday, about one-third of the abortion clinics in Texas started calling women to cancel long-standing appointments and turning away panicked, crying patients who showed up at the door.
On the second day of the Supreme Court term, the justices debated whether limits on aggregate campaign contributions were necessary to prevent individual donors from corrupting politicians through quid pro quo gifts.
Only One Person Can Make Ruth Bader Ginsburg Retire
October 10, 2013
The only two certainties in life are death and taxes (at least since the Supreme Court’s 1916 decision upholding the income tax).