Legal News

The justices enter the fourth quarter

A View from the Courtroom is an inside look at oral arguments and opinion announcements unfolding in real time. We have entered the final week of arguments for the 2021-22 term, and what may well be the last week that Justice Stephen Breyer takes the

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Tough questions for both sides in dispute over “remain in Mexico” policy

The Supreme Court heard oral argument on Tuesday in the battle over the Biden administration’s efforts to end one of the Trump administration’s signature immigration policies. The lower courts ordered the Biden administration to reinstate the controversia

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The morning read for Wednesday, April 27

Each weekday, we select a short list of news articles, commentary, and other noteworthy links related to the Supreme Court. To suggest a piece for us to consider, email us at [email protected] Here’s the Wednesday morning read: Supreme Court Up

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Court seeks to protect judicial remedies in case challenging lethal injection

The Supreme Court heard oral argument on Monday in Nance v. Ward, considering which of two procedural vehicles should be used to challenge Georgia’s planned execution method (lethal injection). When must state prisoners alleging unconstitutional execution

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