Supreme Court: Judges Can't Rule From Beyond The GraveThe court said that because Reinhardt was no longer a judge when the decision in the case was filed, "the Ninth Circuit erred in counting him as a member of the majority."
Court: Constitutional Ban On High Fines Applies To StatesJustice Ruth Bader Ginsburg wrote the court's opinion in favor of Tyson Timbs, of Marion, Indiana. Police seized Timbs' $40,000 Land Rover when they arrested him for selling about $400 worth of heroin.Timbs pleaded guilty, but faced no prison time. The biggest loss was the Land Rover he bought with some of the life insurance money he received after his father died.
Supreme Court Blocks Louisiana Abortion Clinic LawChief Justice John Roberts joined the court's four liberals in putting a hold on the law, pending a full review of the case.
Ginsburg Makes First Public Appearance Since Cancer SurgeryShe missed arguments at the court in January, her first illness-related absence in more than 25 years as a justice, and has been recuperating at her home in Washington.
No-Cost Birth Control Faces Court ChallengesThe Trump administration's regulations broadened the religious exemption to any employer with an objection based on religious beliefs and created a new exemption for certain employers with moral objections.
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Up And Working After Surgery
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Has Cancerous Nodules Removed From LungBefore joining the bench, she pushed for women's rights in the 1970s, winning five of her six cases argued before the Supreme Court. She was the second woman to serve on the high court, following Justice Sandra Day O'Connor.
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Hospitalized After Fracturing Ribs In Fall
Justice Sotomayor Is 'Turning Pages' With Her New Children's Book"The most successful thing I've done in my life is being successful while bringing all of my family and friends with me."
Anti-Kavanaugh Protesters Gather In Chicago, Across The CountryDemonstrators held signs calling Kavanaugh a bad nominee because of sexual assault allegations against him and saying the selection process seemed to be biased against women.
Brett Kavanaugh Confirmed To The Supreme CourtThe final vote was 50-48 and interrupted several times by protesters as senators sat silent at their desks for the formal roll call vote.