Supreme Court

Today, April 7th, a level of black excellence was unlocked. The first black woman Supreme Court justice was confirmed by the Senate with a vote of 53-47, which included a vote from the nation’s first black woman Vice President, Kamala Harris. Newly confirmed Justice Kentanji Brown Jackson will now join the Supreme Court as Justice […]

The U.S. Supreme court ordered a new hearing from Black Texas prison inmate Duane Buck, siding with his claims about human rights violations after jurors were told that "he was more likely to be dangerous in the future because he is black."

A U.S. federal appeals court blocked a request by the Department of Justice to reinstate President Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban on Sunday.

Gorsuch will fill the seat on the court left open by Justice Scalia.

During their third and final debate, Clinton and Trump clashed over the Supreme Court, abortion, the Second Amendment, and gun control.

A death row inmate's last-ditch effort to stay alive has gone before the U.S. Supreme Court in a bizarre case.

Rep. Cummings explained during his address there are "blatant attempts" being made to deny African-Americans access to the ballot box.

U.S. Supreme Court refused to intervene in a request by Ohio Democrats to restore an extra week of early voting.

The Supreme Court has rejected former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick's appeal and will not review his corruption conviction. The High Court's decision was announced on its order list without further comment.

Abigail Fisher, the White woman who made a big fuss about the affirmative action program at the University of Texas, lost big at the Supreme Court on Thursday.

The Supreme Court examined a case out of Utah that questioned whether it was constitutional for evidence collected unlawfully by a police officer could be used as evidence in court.

Four decades after the ban on first-trimester abortions was declared unconstitutional in Roe v. Wade, women's reproductive rights activists find themselves before the Supreme Court for another battle in the Whole Woman's Health v. Hellerstedt case.