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  • Supreme Court strikes down Stolen Valor Act

    Supreme Court strikes down Stolen Valor Act
    The Supreme Court on Thursday struck down the federal Stolen Valor Act, which made it a crime to falsely claim to have received certain military medals. In a 6-3 decision, the high court said lying about medals and military service, while "contemptible"...
  • U.S. Supreme Court rules GPS tracking requires a warrant

    U.S. Supreme Court rules GPS tracking requires a warrant
    Police erred by not obtaining an extended search warrant before attaching a tracking device to a drug suspect's car, the Supreme Court said in a unanimous ruling Monday. A majority of justices said that secretly placing the device and monitoring the man'...
  • Gay marriage fight may hinge on Supreme Court's Anthony Kennedy

    Gay marriage fight may hinge on Supreme Court's Anthony Kennedy
    The Supreme Court has nine justices, but if the constitutional fight over same-sex marriage reaches them this year, the decision will probably come down to just one: a California Republican and Reagan-era conservative who has nonetheless written the...
  • Supreme Court Justice Robbed in Caribbean

    Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer was robbed by an intruder armed with a machete last week while vacationing on the Caribbean island of Nevis, where Breyer's family own a vacation home, a court spokeswoman said Monday. Breyer's wife and two other...
  • Supreme Court Justice Breyer robbed by machete-wielding man

    Supreme Court Justice Breyer robbed by machete-wielding man
    Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer and his wife Joanna were robbed last week by a machete-wielding man who broke into their Caribbean vacation home, FOX News Channel confirmed Monday. Breyer and his wife were playing bridge with friends at their home...
  • U.S. Supreme Court justice: 'Constitution is a static being'

    U.S. Supreme Court justice: 'Constitution is a static being'
    U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia on Monday touted his approach to interpreting the federal Constitution that focuses on the original intent of the Founding Fathers. Scalia, a former University of Chicago law professor, called the “...
  • Supreme Court Justice Breyer Robbed at Machete-Point

    Supreme Court Justice Breyer Robbed at Machete-Point
    Washington (CNN) -- Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer was robbed last week by an intruder armed with a machete while Breyer was vacationing on the Caribbean island of Nevis, court officials said Monday. Breyer, his wife and two other guests were in...
  • Analysis: Why Supreme Court May Uphold Healthcare Law

    Analysis: Why Supreme Court May Uphold Healthcare Law
    (Reuters) - Conventional political wisdom holds that the Supreme Court, scheduled to hear a challenge to President Barack Obama's healthcare law beginning on Monday, is likely to strike it down on partisan lines. The court's Republican appointees enjoy...
  • Obama Healthcare Law Faces High Court Hearing

    Obama Healthcare Law Faces High Court Hearing
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama's healthcare overhaul faces its biggest court test next week, capping a legal battle that could reshape the powers of the U.S. government, redefine medical care for most Americans and transform the 2012...
  • Supreme Court begins hearings on health care law

    Supreme Court begins hearings on health care law
    It was 1942 when the U.S. Supreme Court decided that Congress could influence wheat prices by telling farmers how much they could grow. So the idea that Congress mandate that all Americans buy health insurance isn't that far-fetched and has legal...
  • High court rules strip search reasonable after traffic stop

    High court rules strip search reasonable after traffic stop
    A New Jersey man who was strip searched in prison after being accused of failing to pay a traffic fine lost his Supreme Court appeal Monday. The 5-4 divided court found two county jails "struck a reasonable balance between inmate privacy and the needs of...