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The Supreme Court is tackling a challenge to limits on contributions by the biggest individual donors to political campaigns.
Senator Elizabeth Warren is taking aim at the Supreme Court, criticizing the court of being too friendly to corporate America. Former U.S. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX), and Jared Bernstein, former Economic Policy Adviser to Vice Pres. Biden, debate Sen. Warren's comments.
Legal same-sex marriages will be recognized for federal tax purposes, the Obama administration said, allowing couples to claim the same tax benefits as heterosexual couples.
CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports the IRS will treat legal same-sex couples as married for tax purposes regardless of where the couple lives.
Business advocacy group on winning side in 14 out of 17 cases heard before the high court this term.
NBC's Pete Williams reports on the victory for same-sex marriage; and Jeffrey Tanenbaum, Nixon Peabody, and Carly Fiorina, Former Hewlett-Packard CEO, discuss.
The Federal Defense of Marriage Act was struck down by the U.S. Supreme Court. CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports from now on, in the 12 states where gay marriage is legal, same-sex couples must receive equal access to federal protection and benefits.
JPM's Jamie Dimon and others weighs in on the Supreme Court's decision to strike down the Defense of Marriage Act.
The high court has decided 5-4 to send the case back to a lower court for further review, reports CNBC's Hampton Pearson.
The high court struck down a key provision of the Federal Defense of Marriage Act, ruling it violates the Fifth Amendment, reports CNBC's Hampton Pearson.
CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports on the high court 5-4 decision on the Federal gay marriage law. Vikram Amar, UC Davis School of Law, weighs in on the ruling.
The Supreme Court said legally married same-sex couples should get the same federal benefits as heterosexual couples. A separate ruling cleared the way for legal same-sex marriage in California.
The Supreme Court struck down part of the 1965 voting rights act, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.
The high court voted 5-4 to strike down a key section of the Voting Rights Act, reports CNBC's Hampton Pearson.
The Supreme Court ruled that makers of generic drugs already approved by the FDA cannot be held liable under state law for claims of design defects.
The Supreme Court has 11 cases, including the term's highest profile matters, to resolve before the justices take off for summer.
The Supreme Court ruled that an arbitration agreement prevents merchants from bringing class action claims against American Express.
A Supreme Court decision gives the FTC the go-ahead to continue suing drug makers over deals that delay generic versions from being sold.
The Supreme Court says deals between pharmaceutical companies and their generic drug competitors can sometimes be illegal.
The FTC can challenge deals to keep generic drugs off the market, reports CNBC's Hampton Pearson.