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Explainer - Roe v. Wade at risk: key facts on legal challenges to U.S. abortion rights

15 May 2019

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK A bill passed by Alabama legislators that would outlaw nearly all abortions in the state is the strictest such measure in the United States. If signed into law, it will face legal challenges and put the focus on the conservative-majority U.S. Supreme Court, the final stop on all roads in the fight over abortion.

Roe v. Wade at risk: key facts on legal challenges to U.S. abortion rights

15 May 2019

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK A bill passed by Alabama legislators that would outlaw nearly all abortions in the state is the strictest such measure in the United States. If signed into law, it will face legal challenges and put the focus on the conservative-majority U.S. Supreme Court, the final stop on all roads in the fight over abortion.

In setback for Apple, U.S. Supreme Court lets App Store antitrust suit proceed

13 May 2019

WASHINGTON A divided U.S. Supreme Court on Monday gave the go-ahead to an antitrust lawsuit accusing Apple Inc of forcing consumers to overpay for iPhone software applications, a decision that could lead to billions of dollars in damages and put at risk the company's lucrative way of selling apps. | Video

U.S. Supreme Court seeks Trump administration views on Google-Oracle copyright feud

29 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday asked the Trump administration to offer its views on whether it should hear Google's bid to end Oracle Corp's copyright infringement lawsuit involving the Android operating system that runs most of the world's smartphones.

U.S. Supreme Court seeks Trump administration views on Google-Oracle copyright feud

29 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON, April 29 The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday asked the Trump administration to offer its views on whether it should hear Google's bid to end Oracle Corp's copyright infringement lawsuit involving the Android operating system that runs most of the world's smartphones.

U.S. top court buttresses company power to arbitrate disputes

24 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON - In a decision that could further help companies limit damages in disputes with workers, the U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled against a California man who was the victim of an online scam and sought to bring claims against his employer on behalf of a group of workers instead of just himself.

Supreme Court stumped by the case of the unconscious drunken driver

24 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. Supreme Court justices on Tuesday wrestled with whether police need a court-issued warrant to draw an unconscious suspect's blood in a case involving a Wisconsin man convicted of drunken driving based on blood obtained without his consent.

Supreme Court poised to give Trump victory on census citizenship question

23 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court's conservative majority on Tuesday appeared poised to hand President Donald Trump a victory on his administration's plan to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census, a move opponents call a Republican effort to deter immigrants from taking part. | Video

UPDATE 4-Trump on track for Supreme Court victory on census citizenship question

23 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON, April 23 The U.S. Supreme Court's conservative majority on Tuesday appeared inclined to hand President Donald Trump a victory on his administration's plan to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census, a move opponents call a Republican effort to deter immigrants from taking part.

U.S. Supreme Court hears dispute over Trump census citizenship question

23 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON, April 23 The U.S. Supreme Court, in one of the most consequential cases of its current term, on Tuesday will hear the Trump administration's bid to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census, a plan opponents have called a Republican effort to scare immigrants from taking part in the population count.

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