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U.S. Supreme Court

May 19, 2019
The widening gap in abortion laws in this country. Photo by The Washington Post.
The widening gap in abortion laws in the US
May 19, 2019 - 10:35am
May 13, 2019
Visitors stand outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington on Feb. 27, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Ron Antonelli.
Court's conservatives overturn precedent; liberal justices ask 'which cases the court will overrule next'
May 13, 2019 - 12:14pm
April 24, 2019
President Donald Trump in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Jan. 4, 2019. Bloomberg photo by Al Drago
Trump says he would ask Supreme Court to intervene if Democrats move to impeach him
April 24, 2019 - 12:31pm
April 23, 2019
Visitors stand outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington on Feb. 27, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Ron Antonelli.
High court appears likely to let Trump add citizenship question to 2020 census
April 23, 2019 - 5:11pm
April 14, 2019
The U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. Washington Post photo by Ricky Carioti
The f-word, or close to it, comes before Supreme Court in trademark case
April 14, 2019 - 10:05am
April 1, 2019
Visitors stand outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington on Feb. 27, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Ron Antonelli.
Kill the electoral college? Stack the Supreme Court?
April 1, 2019 - 3:46pm
March 30, 2019
File photo of Justice Brett Kavanaugh. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford.
Brett Kavanaugh pivots as Supreme Court allows one execution, stops another
March 30, 2019 - 2:09pm
March 24, 2019
Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.), chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, in Washington, Feb. 8, 2019. While party insurgents plot to battle the entrenched establishment in 2020, the way Nadler handles the question of impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump may affect his primary. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
Mueller report summary puts matters in Congress's court, key Democrat says
March 24, 2019 - 6:30pm
February 20, 2019
Visitors stand outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington on Feb. 27, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Ron Antonelli.
Supreme Court limits power of states and localities to impose fines, seize property
February 20, 2019 - 4:17pm
February 19, 2019
Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg poses with other Justices of the United States Supreme Court during their official group photo at the Supreme Court on Nov. 30, 2018 in Washington.  Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Ruth Bader Ginsburg back on bench as Supreme Court resumes hearings
February 19, 2019 - 5:06pm
February 16, 2019
Anti-abortion demonstrators in front of the Supreme Court during the March for Life rally in Washington, Jan. 27, 2017. Anti-abortion advocates, from grass-roots activists all the way to the White House, are taking aim at New York and other states in a bid to halt similar legislative efforts to expand abortion rights by emboldened Democratic lawmakers and to mobilize supporters ahead of the 2020 presidential race. (Al Drago/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
At least 20 abortion cases are steps from the US Supreme Court. Any one could gut Roe v. Wade.
February 16, 2019 - 8:58am
February 15, 2019
Visitors stand outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington on Feb. 27, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Ron Antonelli.
Supreme Court takes up Trump administration's plan to ask about citizenship in census
February 15, 2019 - 8:30pm
Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg poses with other Justices of the United States Supreme Court during their official group photo at the Supreme Court on Nov. 30, 2018 in Washington.   Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Ginsburg returns to Supreme Court for first time since cancer surgery, spokeswoman says
February 15, 2019 - 12:29pm
February 11, 2019
Opponents of abortion place carnations, meant to represent performed abortions, outside the U.S. Supreme Court on the 46th anniversary of the Roe v. Wade decision, Jan. 22, 2019.  (Sarah Silbiger/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
Both parties seek political advantage in a shifting legal landscape on abortion
February 11, 2019 - 10:21am
February 1, 2019
Anti-abortion demonstrators in front of the Supreme Court during the March for Life rally in Washington, Jan. 27, 2017. Anti-abortion advocates, from grass-roots activists all the way to the White House, are taking aim at New York and other states in a bid to halt similar legislative efforts to expand abortion rights by emboldened Democratic lawmakers and to mobilize supporters ahead of the 2020 presidential race. (Al Drago/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
Abortion opponents aim for first high court win in Kavanaugh era
February 1, 2019 - 12:33pm
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