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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell triggered the “nuclear option” on today, effectively changing the rules of the Senate. This will allow Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch, to be confirmed without the usual majority vote requirement. Earlier today, Senate Democrats successfully filibustered Gorsuch’s nomination with the 41 votes necessary to vote against his confirmation. Fifty-five senators voted in […]

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas believes the court has too often granted rights to people not found in the Constitution.

Supreme Justice Clarence Thomas says government institutions are broken. He included the high court in his assessment.

The 83-year-old judge said Kaepernick and others who refuse to salute the flag are "dumb and disrespectful" during an interview with Yahoo!.

Rep. Cummings explained during his address there are "blatant attempts" being made to deny African-Americans access to the ballot box.

The decision in Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt means a lower court's decision to uphold the law has been reversed.

The Court failed to reach a decision on United States v. Texas, No. 15-674, likely due to the empty Supreme Court seat.

Thomas, who will turn 68 on June 23, is the lone Black Supreme Court Justice and one of the court's most conservative members.

Duane Buck was tried and convicted of murder on charges that he shot and killed his ex-girlfriend and another man in 1995.

According to a recent poll conducted by NBC News and the Wall Street Journal, President Obama has garnered his highest approval rating since the second time he was inaugurated. The results show that 51 percent of voters approve of how Obama is running the country; 46 percent of those polled don’t believe he is doing a […]

President Obama and Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland will stop by the University of Chicago Law School on Thursday to address the significance of filling the vacancy on the Supreme Court.

Ticketmaster sent out an email on Thursday informing fans that they will not be getting a monetary reimbursement.