World News | Adam Liptak, The New York Times | Wednesday January 21, 2015
The US Supreme Court ruled unanimously 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 | 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.
World News | Associated Press | Thursday October 2, 2014
The Supreme Court said Thursday it will consider whether retailer Abercrombie & Fitch discriminated against a Muslim woman who was denied a job because her headscarf conflicted with the company's dress code, which the clothing chain has since changed...
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 29, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that he wants to convert the Supreme Court judgment on coal allocation into an "opportunity to move forward and clean up the past", as he wooed CEOs of large American companies to invest in India in key sectors...
World News | Associated Press | Thursday September 18, 2014
The US Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected a last-day appeal from a Texas woman convicted of the starvation and torture death of her girlfriend's 9-year-old son a decade ago, clearing the way for her execution.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday September 14, 2014
North Korea's Supreme Court on Sunday sentenced US citizen Matthew Miller to six years' hard labour for "hostile" acts, two weeks after he and two other detained Americans had pleaded for help from Washington.
World News | Associated Press | Friday August 22, 2014
The moment Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson shot an unarmed 18-year-old, a 25-year-old Supreme Court case became the prism through which his actions will be legally judged.