Was the 1973 Roe v. Wade decision on abortion only passed because Norma McCorvey, who was called "Jane Roe" during the case, had lied about her pregnancy being caused by rape? No, that's not true: The question of how McCorvey had become p
American basketball star Brittney Griner appeared in a Moscow-area court for trial about 4 1/2 months after she was arrested on cannabis possession charges.
Ketanji Brown Jackson has been sworn in to the Supreme Court, shattering a glass ceiling as the first Black woman on the nation’s highest court.
Some people definitely fantasized about committing such an act after Roe v. Wade was overturned.
The Supreme Court ruled on Thursday that the Biden administration properly ended a Trump-era policy forcing some U.S. asylum-seekers to wait in Mexico.
In a blow to the fight against climate change, the Supreme Court limited how the nation’s main anti-air pollution law can be used to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from power plants.
A special French court found 20 men guilty of involvement in the Islamic State terrorist attacks on the Bataclan theater, Paris cafes and France’s national stadium in 2015 that killed 130 people.
The Obama-era DACA program is 10 years old and has faced many legal challenges along the way. But the program’s legality is a question that’s still being debated by the courts.
A federal court allowed Tennessee to ban abortions as early as six weeks into pregnancy, while in Texas a judge temporarily blocked an even stricter decades-old law from taking effect.
The Supreme Court’s decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Health dramatically and rapidly alters the landscape of abortion access in the U.S. The court on June 24 ruled 6-3 to uphold a Mississippi […] The post 5 things to know now that the Supreme Cou
Can people target U.S. Supreme Court justices with Internet Protocol (IP) addresses found on social media? No, that's not true: The IP addresses superimposed over the smiling photos of the five judges who voted to overturn Roe v. Wade do
The Supreme Court’s ruling to overturn Roe v. Wade moved to courtrooms around the country as anti-abortion advocates looked to quickly enact statewide bans and their opponents sought to buy more time.
The Supreme Court sided with a football coach from Washington state who sought to kneel and pray on the field after games.
A Russian court has set the start date of the criminal trial of U.S. basketball star Brittney Griner for July 1.
The Supreme Court’s decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization dramatically and rapidly alters the landscape of abortion access in the U.S. Here are five things you need to know.
Ending nearly 50 years of federally protected access to abortion, the U.S. Supreme Court on June 24 overturned Roe v. Wade, returning power to individual states to set their own laws. […] The post 5 claims about the Supreme Court ruling on Roe v
Did the Supreme Court rule that border agents can search homes within 100 miles of the border without a warrant? No, that's not true: Although agents have significant authority within the so-called 100-mile border enforcement zone, their
Fact-checking 5 claims in the final Supreme Court ruling on Roe v. Wade
Millions of women in the U.S. will be affected by the ruling that overturned Roe v. Wade.
The Supreme Court has ended constitutional protections for abortion that had been in place nearly 50 years in a decision by its conservative majority to overturn Roe v. Wade.
The 6-3 ruling overturned federal abortion protections that had been in place for nearly 50 years.
The language in the court’s majority opinion heightened concern that other state laws may now be in jeopardy.
In a major expansion of gun rights, the Supreme Court said that Americans have a right to carry firearms in public.
The Supreme Court ruled that religious schools can’t be excluded from a Maine program that offers tuition aid for private education.
The court was not involved in the decision to overturn the deportation of a Libyan man convicted of 78 offences in the UK.
It was the European Court of Human Rights, which isn’t an EU institution.
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ordered the EPA to reexamine its 2020 finding that glyphosate did not pose a health risk for people exposed to it.
New York's top court rejected an effort to free Happy the elephant from the Bronx Zoo, ruling in a closely watched case that she does not meet the definition of a “person” who is being illegally confined.
The alleged offenses involve three men in Britain, and Spacey is expected to appear in a court in London this week.
An arbitrator's decision in favor of the woman was affirmed by the Jackson County Court, and upheld by three judges with the Missouri Court of Appeals.
On June 8 2022, a popular tweet claimed that the Supreme Court had recently established a zone within a hundred miles of the border in which border agencies agents could execute searches of homes with impunity: The Supreme Court just ruled that Bor
A privately-employed court stenographer became a target online in the Johnny Depp-Amber Heard defamation trial.
"Our Supreme Court has never taken away a constitutional right."
A New York appeals court upheld Harvey Weinstein’s rape conviction and 23-year prison sentence.
A video posted online appeared to be just one weapon used in the war between the unhappy divorced couple.
Did an Arkansas district attorney get a court order to exhume the body of former deputy White House counsel Vince Foster? No, that's not true: The claim, which suggests that former first lady Hillary Clinton was responsible for Foster's d
A divided Supreme Court has blocked a Texas law, championed by conservatives, that aimed to keep social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter from censoring users based on their viewpoints.
Alo Rani Sarkar has dual citizenship and her name appeared on Bangladesh's electoral list, so the court has asked the EC to deport the TMC MLA.
Her most public role was supposed to be in the courtroom, where the Marshal bangs a gavel and announces the entrance of the court's nine justices.
Video footage of the trial observer leaving, seemingly because of uncontrollable laughter, captured social media attention.