The case is the latest in a string of rulings strengthening the power of firms to compel employees to resolve disputes through individual arbitration, a practice businesses argue is more efficient and worker advocates say enables abuse.
Boston brewer Sam Adams is dedicating a new beer to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, named after one of the liberal judge's comments about gender and the court.
Chief Justice John Roberts traded with liberal justices over the fate of a key plank in President Barack Obama's signature health-care legislation, according to an adaptation published on Thursday of a forthcoming Roberts biography.
The justices sparred over the meaning of a 93-year-old Latin cross that looms large over a crowded Maryland intersection in the suburbs of the nation's capital.
The justices' questions during oral argument revealed a reluctance to enter into that fraught arena, suggesting that the future ruling on the matter will hew narrowly to questions specific to the facts of the case.
In a unanimous holding, the justices for the first time incorporated the 8th Amendment's protection against excessive fines to the states.
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg returns to the U.S. Supreme Court to hear her first oral arguments since undergoing cancer surgery in December.
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will be at the court for a private conference on Friday, marking the first time that she has attended a conference in person since she underwent cancer surgery last month.
Speculation about Trump's next potential nominee has taken on newfound significance because of concerns about liberal Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's health.
WASHINGTON, Jan 16- A case testing the constitutionality of state regulations on the sale of alcohol enacted after the Prohibition era brewed before the U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday, with the justices appearing sympathetic toward a challenge to Tennessee's residency requirements for retailers. A majority of the justices signaled support for...
In an opinion delivered for a unanimous court, Justice Neil Gorsuch held that courts must decide whether an exception in the Federal Arbitration Act for transportation workers applies before requiring arbitration.
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will miss a second week of oral arguments as she continues to recover from cancer surgery she underwent last month, court spokeswoman Kathy Arberg said Friday.
Top doctors with experience performing pulmonary lobectomies expect Ginsburg to be back on the bench in less than six weeks, with more than enough time to return for the court's February sitting.
The case centers on Dennis Obduskey, a Colorado man who defaulted on his $329,940 home loan in the aftermath of the 2007 financial crisis.
It is believed to be the first time the justice has missed arguments for a reason outside of recusal.
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was released from the hospital on Tuesday and is recovering at home.
A spokeswoman for the court said Ginsburg, 85, was up and working on Sunday while still at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, NBC News reports.
CNBC's Sue Herera reports on Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's successful surgery to remove two malignant nodules in her left lung.
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was "resting comfortably" Friday after surgery to remove two cancerous nodules from her left lung, the court says.