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  • Supreme Court to decide future of TV     Tuesday, 22 Apr 2014 | 1:16 PM ET

    CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports the latest details from the hearing of Aereo rebroadcasting television content online.

  • *Taxpayer wants hearing to question IRS "retribution". *IRS argues taxpayer is on "fishing expedition". The IRS is squaring off against Michael Clarke, a West Palm Beach, Florida, investor who is arguing that the U.S. tax agency in 2011 improperly issued a summons "as retribution" against him and his business partners for resisting an audit.

  • The court is worried broadcasters' challenge may hurt cloud computing, reports CNBC's Hampton Pearson with the latest details on the lawsuit.

  • Aereo CEO speaks on company, Supreme Court case Tuesday, 22 Apr 2014 | 12:48 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Television broadcasters face off at the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday with Aereo, a company that offers live TV over the Internet. The case hinges on whether the service constitutes a public performance in violation of copyright law.

  • Top court: States can ban race as college factor Tuesday, 22 Apr 2014 | 11:02 AM ET
    The U.S. Supreme Court, April 22, 2014, in Washington.

    Michigan is one of eight states to ban affirmative action and join California, Florida and Nebraska among others.

  • Aereo found loophole in law: O'Leary     Tuesday, 22 Apr 2014 | 11:02 AM ET

    Investor Kevin O'Leary of "Shark Tank," weighs in on Aereo's landmark Supreme Court case and the future of broadcasting. O'Leary also shares his thoughts on net neutrality.

  • SC upholds Michigan affirmative action ban     Tuesday, 22 Apr 2014 | 10:41 AM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the Supreme Court is upholding Michigan's ban on affirmative action.

  • Retired justice proposes changes to Constitution Tuesday, 22 Apr 2014 | 3:26 AM ET

    WASHINGTON— In his new book, retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens calls for no fewer than six changes to the Constitution, two of which are directly related to guns. His proposed amendments generally would overrule major Supreme Court decisions with which he disagrees, including ones on guns and campaign finance in which he dissented.

  • Internet TV case: US justices skeptical, concerned Tuesday, 22 Apr 2014 | 12:05 AM ET

    WASHINGTON— Grappling with fast-changing technology, Supreme Court justices debated Tuesday whether they can protect the copyrights of TV broadcasters to the shows they send out without strangling innovations in the use of the internet.

  • TV over the Internet: What will be Aereo's fate? Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 5:13 PM ET
    U.S. Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court will decide whether Aereo, the Internet-connected antenna, is doing something illegal by broadcasting television programs online.

  • Aereo's landmark court case     Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 3:14 PM ET

    The Supreme Court is hearing arguments today about the legality of Internet television service Aereo, reports NBC's Pete Williams.

  • Elliott Management vs. Argentina     Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 1:16 PM ET

    Argentina has taken its battle with bondholders to the U.S. Supreme Court. CNBC's Kate Kelly reports Elliott's unit NML is suing Argentina's repayment of debts.

  • Supreme Court considers juice label dispute Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 12:40 PM ET

    WASHINGTON— Count Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy among consumers who feel misled by a beverage called "Pomegranate Blueberry Flavored Blend of 5 Juices."

  • Slim win for bondholders in case against Argentina Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 12:02 PM ET
    The U.S. Supreme Court Building in Washington, D.C.

    Creditors should be able to access limited information about Argentina's non-U.S. assets, said U.S. justices. The case has been going on for a decade.

  • Argentina vs. NML Capital     Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 11:24 AM ET

    The U.S. Supreme Court is hearing arguments from Argentina and hedge fund creditor NML Capital over refusal of bond payments, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.

  • Exxon's appeal in water pollution case declined Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 10:21 AM ET

    Exxon's appeal in a case of water pollution was declined by the U.S. Supreme Court. The company needs to pay millions of dollars to New York City.

  • WASHINGTON, April 21- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to review a ruling against Exxon Mobil Corp that ordered the company to pay $105 million in damages for polluting New York City's groundwater with a toxic gasoline additive. The decision not to hear the case leaves intact a July 2 U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruling that upheld the judgment.

  • Court won't hear Fla. employee drug testing rule Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 9:44 AM ET

    MIAMI— The U.S. Supreme Court refused Monday to hear an appeal by Florida Gov. "The question of whether the state has the power to compel all employees to submit to suspicionless searches without good reason is settled and the answer is no," said Shalini Goel Agarwal, the lead ACLU attorney in the state employees case.

  • Court to hear dispute over Internet TV broadcasts Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 3:29 AM ET

    WASHINGTON— Thirty years after failing to convince the Supreme Court of the threat posed by home video recordings, big media companies are back and now trying to rein in another technological innovation they say threatens their financial well-being.

  • US justices seek middle ground in Argentina case Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 12:02 AM ET

    WASHINGTON— The U.S. Supreme Court appeared to be searching for a middle ground Monday in the decade-long battle between Argentina and holders of its defaulted bonds.

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