World News | Agence Frence-Presse | Tuesday March 31, 2015
The US Supreme Court questioned Monday whether a man deemed mentally handicapped by a federal court but not his home state should be executed without a new hearing assessing his intellectual disability.
Thursday March 26, 2015
The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed till April 28 the order of Delhi High Court barring Indian pharmaceuticals major Glenmark from making, marketing or selling its anti-diabetes medicines in which US drug major Merck Sharp and Dohme (MSD) has claim...
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday March 5, 2015
A sharply divided US Supreme Court weighed the future of "Obamacare" for a second time in three years Wednesday after a new challenge to the contentious healthcare reform.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday March 3, 2015
The US Supreme Court faces a momentous case Wednesday on the sweeping health insurance reform law that President Barack Obama wants to leave as part of his legacy.
Press Trust of India | Thursday February 26, 2015
"Let the auction go on and let us see what emerges from it," the Supreme Court bench said on Thursday.
World News | Associated Press | Tuesday February 3, 2015
A man who spent more than two decades on Delaware's death row has been set free, for now, as prosecutors appeal a judge's ruling that they cannot use a coerced confession he gave to police while high on heroin.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday January 21, 2015
The US Supreme Court ruled unanimously on Tuesday that an Arkansas prison cannot prevent a Muslim inmate from wearing a half-inch long beard, in keeping with his religious beliefs.
World News | Reuters | Saturday January 17, 2015
Greg Bourke and Michel DeLeon have lived together for 32 years and were married in Canada more than a decade ago, but back home in Kentucky, something is missing.
Saturday December 6, 2014
The verdict, handed down Friday in federal court in Boston, is the first time a jury has decided such a case since the US Supreme Court ruled last year that so-called "pay-for-delay" settlements may run afoul of antitrust laws.
Reuters | Saturday December 6, 2014
The lawsuits, filed in a federal court in California, accuse Arista of infringing on 14 patents on networks and also on related copyrights.
Reuters | Tuesday December 2, 2014
The nine justices, hearing an hour of oral arguments in a case testing the limits of free speech online, considered an appeal filed by Elonis.
Agence France-Presse | Sunday November 30, 2014
It will be the first time the top court's nine justices will consider the limits of First Amendment protections on free speech on social media.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday November 30, 2014
The US Supreme Court will consider a groundbreaking case Monday about whether death threats posted on Facebook are liable to prosecution or whether threatening comments are protected by consitutional rights to free speech.
World News | Associated Press | Saturday November 22, 2014
Aereo, an Indian-American innovator's online startup that tried to offer a cheaper alternative to cable TV, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection less than five months after an unfavourable ruling by the US Supreme Court.
World News | Reuters | Friday November 7, 2014
A federal appeals court on Thursday bucked a recent trend of pro-gay marriage decisions by upholding state bans or restrictions in Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio and Tennessee, pressuring the US Supreme Court to take up the issue.
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday October 30, 2014
The Special Investigation Team or SIT set up by the Supreme Court to map the recovery of untaxed or black money stashed in foreign accounts, has invited information from the public.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday October 29, 2014
A man convicted of three murders was put to death in Texas on Tuesday, in the state's tenth execution this year, after the US Supreme Court rejected a final appeal, authorities said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday October 26, 2014
The US government announced Saturday it would recognize same sex marriages in six more states, following an earlier Supreme Court decision not to take up the debate.
South | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin; Edited by Mala Das | Friday October 17, 2014
Whether that happens could be decided today by the Supreme Court, which is scheduled to hear the politician's request for bail.
Reuters | Thursday October 9, 2014
Google's request, filed on Monday, seeks to overturn an appeals court ruling that found Oracle could copyright parts of the Java programming language that Google used to design Android.
World News | Reuters | Thursday October 9, 2014
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy granted a request from Idaho officials on Wednesday and temporarily blocked the planned start of gay marriages in that state after a regional federal appeals court's ruling striking down the state's same-sex...
World News | Associated Press | Wednesday October 8, 2014
Same-sex couples are being told not to line up on Wednesday at the marriage bureau in Las Vegas, after the US Supreme Court temporarily blocked gay marriage in Idaho and Nevada.
World News | Reuters | Monday October 6, 2014
The US Supreme Court declined on Monday to decide once and for all whether states can ban gay marriage, a surprising move that will allow gay men and women to get married in five additional states, with more likely to follow quickly.
World News | Reuters | Sunday October 5, 2014
The US Supreme Court opens on Monday a new term in which the nine justices will decide issues such as whether a Muslim prison inmate can have a beard and whether a man can be prosecuted for making threatening statements on Facebook.