Justice Neil Gorsuch's installation on the Supreme Court will likely have a dispositive effect on several high-profile cases, which could set a rightward tack for a bench that has listed to the left over the past year.
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Neil Gorsuch will be formally invested Monday as the 101st associate justice of the Supreme Court, though there will be little time for fanfare.
Judge Neil Gorsuch's confirmation to the Supreme Court brought one of the lengthier judicial vacancies of the modern period to a close Friday, concluding a 14-month political fight heavy on partisan posturing and nasty invective.
The Senate confirmed Judge Neil Gorsuch's nomination to succeed the late Justice Antonin Scalia on the Supreme Court Friday, elevating a youthful conservative jurist to the nation's highest tribunal who could shape American jurisprudence for decades.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell triggered the so-called "nuclear option" Thursday morning, ensuring Judge Neil Gorsuch's confirmation to succeed the late Justice Antonin Scalia on the Supreme Court.
Several media outlets published stories late Tuesday alleging Judge Neil Gorsuch borrowed material from other sources without proper citations in his 2006 book on assisted suicide and euthanasia.
As Senate Democrats barrel towards a filibuster of Judge Neil Gorsuch's nomination to the Supreme Court, prominent liberal legal commentators and members of his own caucus are urging Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer to chart a different course.
The Senate Committee on the Judiciary voted to favorably report Judge Neil Gorsuch's nomination to the full Senate Monday in an 11-9 vote.
Senate Democrats secured enough votes to sustain a filibuster of Judge Neil Gorsuch's nomination to the Supreme Court, ensuring Republicans will abolish cloture votes on high court nominees -- the so-called nuclear option.
A federal judge in Kentucky declined to dismiss a lawsuit against President Donald Trump for allegedly inciting violence against several protestors at a March 2016 campaign rally in Louisville, Ky.
New evidence has emerged suggesting a corporate entity funneled thousands of dollars to a West Virginia Supreme Court judge's re-election campaign at the urging of an attorney who had a major case pending on the high court's docket.
Republican Sen. John McCain is having informal conversations with Senate Democrats about Judge Neil Gorsuch's nomination to the Supreme Court, while cautioning he does not see a deal on preserving the filibuster for future nominations as a realistic prospect.
A federal judge in Hawaii has indefinitely barred enforcement of President Donald Trump's executive order on refugee and migrant entry, pending a full review of the order's legality by the courts.
As an attorney in the George W. Bush administration, Judge Neil Gorsuch, savaged the Supreme Court decision in Kelo v. City of New London, a landmark property rights case, and lavished praise on Justice Clarence Thomas's dissent.
Liberal advocacy groups and their activist allies will mount a last-ditch effort to stop Judge Neil Gorsuch's nomination to the Supreme Court, as the date of his confirmation vote nears.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told reporters Tuesday that Judge Neil Gorsuch will be confirmed to the Supreme Court on Friday, Apr. 7.
The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that the factors Texas uses to assess intellectual disability for death row inmates are unconstitutional, further restricting the circumstances under which inmates may be put to death.
The Supreme Court appeared split along ideological lines over a case concerning the scope of pension benefits religiously-affiliated nonprofits are federally required to provide for their employees during arguments Monday.
Democratic Sen. Patrick Leahy of Vermont has signaled he may not join the effort to filibuster Judge Neil Gorsuch's nomination to the Supreme Court, depriving Senate Democrats of a powerful voice in the marquee political fight of the spring.