Supreme Court Backs Trump In DACA Documents Dispute

Politics | Kevin Daley
Demonstrators protest in front of the White House after the Trump administration today scrapped the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), a program that protects from deportation almost 800,000 young men and women who were brought into the U.S. illegally as children, in Washington, U.S., September 5, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘Within its lawful authority in deciding to wind down’

Did SCOTUS Make It Harder To Hold Nasty TSA Agents Accountable?

Politics | Kevin Daley
An airport security checkpoint. (YouTube screenshot/Cool Stuff: How It Works)

‘Do┬ánot set fire to the house’

SCOTUS Rules Cities Can Sue Big Banks For Discriminatory Lending

Politics | Kevin Daley
A foreclosed home in Manassas, VA in 2008. Credit: YouTube screen grab:

Roberts sides with liberals in FHA dispute

Ginsburg Keeps Streak Alive, Skip Address Given By GOP President

Politics | Kevin Daley
U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg arrives to watch U.S. President Barack Obama's State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress in Washington, January 12, 2016. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts/File photo

Notorious RBG indeed

Supreme Court Struggles Over Cross-Border Shooting

Politics | Kevin Daley
U.S. federal agents escort former Los Angeles police officer Henry Solis after being handed over by Mexican immigration officials at Reforma border crossing bridge in Ciudad Juarez May 26, 2015. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

Justices wrestle with shooting death of 15-year-old Mexican national

Supreme Court Hears Challenge To Deportation Power

Politics | Kevin Daley
A protester holds a sign as immigrants and community leaders rally in front of the U.S. Supreme Court to mark the one-year anniversary of President Barack Obama's executive orders on immigration in Washington, in this file photo taken November 20, 2015. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/Files

Justices struggle over Johnson fallout

SCOTUS Appears Ready To Return Fines To Exonerated Defendants

US | Kevin Daley
A jail cell on death row, where prison inmates await execution, is seen at the state penitentiary in Huntsville, Texas, is seen in a file photo taken September 29, 2010. REUTERS/Jenevieve Robbins/Texas Dept of Criminal Justice/Handout via Reuters

This one isn’t in doubt

Supreme Court Justice Closes Out The Year Railing Against The Death Penalty

US | Kevin Daley
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer speaks with Professor Noah Feldman. Credit: YouTube screen grab:

Breyer continues to stake legacy on death penalty

Breyer Rebuts Cruz On SCOTUS Vacancy: 'I Didn't Say That'

Politics | Kevin Daley
U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts and Associate Justices (L-R) Anthony Kennedy, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer, Elena Kagan and Sonya Sotomayor listen to President Barack Obama as he delivers his State of the Union address to a joint session of the U.S. Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, January 20, 2015. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Cruz claimed Breyer says vacancy doesn’t impact the Court

SCOTUS Justice Acknowledges Value Of Supreme Court's Hilarious Bad Ethics Rules

Politics | Kevin Daley
The justices of the U.S. Supreme Court gather for a group portrait in the East Conference Room at the Supreme Court Building in Washington, October 8, 2010. Seated from left to right in front row are: Associate Justice Clarence Thomas, Associate Justice Antonin Scalia, Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Associate Justice Anthony M. Kennedy, Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Standing from left to right in back row are: Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor, Associate Justice Stephen Breyer, Associate Justice Samuel Alito Jr., and Associate Justice Elena Kagan. REUTERS/Larry Downing (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS CRIME LAW) - RTXT6Z3

Watchdogs pleased … sort of

Justice Breyer Throws Shade At Kim K During Oral Arguments

US | Kevin Daley
FILE PHOTO - Kim Kardashian West participates in a television interview as she arrives for the 20th Annual Webby Awards in Manhattan, New York, U.S., May 16, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar/File Photo

Is Kagan still the hippest justice after this?

Liberal Supreme Court Justice Says Scalia Replacement Can Wait

Washington Gadfly | Evan Gahr
Antonin Scalia on Fox News. PAUL MORIGI/GETTY IMAGES

Another Democratic talking point goes down the crapper

No, the sky isn't falling: A level-headed guide to McCutcheon v. FEC

Opinion | Trevor Burrus

What’s really scary is that four Justices were ready to turn the First Amendment on its head.

Justice Breyer robbed by machete-wielding intruder - AP

Politics | admin

Breyer was at his vacation home in the West Indies

Supreme Court justice: Warrantless GPS tracking 'sounds like 1984' - TheDC

Tech | Vishal Ganesan

‘If you win this case, then there is nothing to prevent the police or the government from monitoring, 24 hours a day, the public movement of every citizen of the United States’

Patrick Kennedy gets hitched in Hyannis Port - TheDC

Entertainment | Laura Donovan

The former Rhode Island congressman married Amy Petitgout in Hyannis Port, Mass., on Friday

Chicago requires residents to train in gun ranges, then bans ranges from city - TheDC

Politics | Amanda Carey

From the same attorney who brought you 2008’s DC v Heller and 2010’s McDonald v Chicago, comes another legal challenge to gun regulations

Breyer: Founding Fathers would have allowed restrictions on guns - Fox News

Politics | Vince Coglianese

Breyer said history stands with the dissenters in the court’s decision to overturn the D.C. handgun ban