Supreme Court of the United States

Supreme Court Just Made it Easier for the FBI to Hack Your Computer

May 6, 2016

The Intercept’s Jenna McLaughlin says Congress must act quickly to block the FBI from having more powers to hack personal computers

Scalia’s Death Clears Way for Union Win in Supreme Court

March 29, 2016

In a split 4-4 decision, deep-pocketed interests like the Koch Brothers & the John Birch Society lost ground in their decades-long battle against unions, says Center for Media and Democracy’s Lisa Graves

Merrick Garland and Judicial Restraint: How A ‘Moderate’ Judge is A Gift to Republicans

March 17, 2016

The Real Capitol Hill examines Obama’s Supreme Court nominee’s record, from campaign finance reform to labor issues

Appointing a Justice: Do Partisan Politics Matter More Than Merits?

March 3, 2016

Dean of UNC-Irvine Law Erwin Chemerinsky explains how the two major parties have created a system for selecting Supreme Court Justices who don’t prioritize public interest

The Forces Behind SCOTUS Anti-Union Ruling

July 1, 2014

In Harris v. Quinn, the Supreme Court rules that quasi-public employees don’t have to pay dues, while signaling that public sector employees could be next.

SCOTUS Reinterprets Religious Liberty to Justify Corporate Discrimination

June 30, 2014

Patricia Miller and Tarso Luis Ramos say the decision reinterprets religious liberty in order to justify discriminatory practices of corporations, and privileges religious freedom of corporations over individuals