The Supreme Court has declined to take up the case of a florist who refused to provide services for a same-sex wedding, leaving in place a decision that she broke state anti-discrimination laws.
WASHINGTON (AP) — An unusually agreeable Supreme Court term ended with conservative-driven decisions on voting rights and charitable-donor disclosures that offered a glimpse of what the coming years of the right's dominance could look like for the nation's highest court.
State courts in Illinois are preparing to return to normal operations after nearly 16 months of operating under special rules brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Supreme Court has rejected a Virginia school board's appeal to reinstate its transgender bathroom ban, leaving in place lower court rulings that found the policy unconstitutional.
In a ruling that could help push changes in college athletics, the Supreme Court on Monday unanimously ruled against the NCAA over rules limiting certain compensation.
DES MOINES — Environmentalists expressed disappointment Friday with an Iowa Supreme Court decision to dismiss their legal challenge to the sta…
DES MOINES --- Joni Ernst called it a hypothetical, but did not rule out the potential for a Republican-controlled U.S. Senate to once again b…
After a ruling in their favor from Nebraska's highest court, Kelly Hoagland and Maria Salas Valdez were finally able to adopt the child they had been raising since birth.
DES MOINES — Iowa state lawmakers may not need a special session later this year for the state to accomplish the redrawing of political bounda…
The Illinois Supreme Court will delay its transition to implement new appellate court boundaries that were created by a recently approved judicial district map until further notice.
A good Thursday to all. Summer-like temps will rule the region, according to the latest National Weather Service forecast. Here are the details.
Here's what the court has on its docket this month.
If Democrats have their way, the state's five Illinois Supreme Court districts could be redrawn this year for the first time in more than five decades.
The Supreme Court announced Monday that it would hear a case from Mississippi challenging Roe v. Wade, the landmark 1973 decision that established a constitutional right to an abortion.
The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Monday to decide a major abortion case that could eventually lead to dramatic restrictions on abortion access. Here are some questions and answers about the case.
A man who was found guilty for acting as the lookout in a double homicide nearly three decades ago is asking the Illinois Supreme Court to find his mandatory life sentence without parole unconstitutional.
The Supreme Court sided with Google in an $8 billion copyright dispute with Oracle over the internet company's creation of the Android operating system.
Jenny and Narumi wept happy tears when a Japanese court ruled that barring same-sex marriages was unconstitutional – a decision that moves the…
SPRINGFIELD — State Rep. Thaddeus Jones’ name was legally placed on a February primary ballot seeking the Democratic nomination for Calumet City mayor, according to an Illinois Supreme Court opinion released Thursday.
Mary-Kate Olsen and Olivier Sarkozy have been granted a divorce, nine months after their split.
Under Trump there have been some rollbacks in civil rights protections for LGBTQ people that Biden is vowing to restore and expand. But that may prove complicated if Republican lawmakers and the Supreme Court, now with a solid conservative majority, endorse the arguments of religious conservatives that some of those protections infringe on religious liberty.
The elections lawsuit pushed by President Donald Trump and dismissed Friday by the U.S. Supreme Court was filled with claims that failed to withstand basic scrutiny.
Warnock was questioned during the debate about what topline number for total cost he would support for a new Covid relief package in Congress, as lawmakers in Washington are searching for a deal to pass such a proposal before the end of the year.