The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to take a maritime law case involving a widow from Smith Island, Maryland.
Some experts say the case could prove important to thousands of maritime workers who spend long periods on land and shorter bursts at sea.
Justice Elena Kagan has officiated for the first time at a same-sex wedding, a Maryland ceremony for her former law clerk and his husband.
A Maryland woman whose pregnancy discrimination case will be heard by the U.S. Supreme Court is getting support from the American Civil Liberties Union.
Both sides in the gay marriage debate agree on one thing: It’s time for the Supreme Court to settle the matter.
A divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that some companies with religious objections can avoid the contraceptives requirement in President Obama’s health care overhaul, the first time the high court has declared that businesses can hold religious views under federal law.
The U.S. Supreme Court will take up the pregnancy discrimination claims of a package delivery driver for UPS in Maryland who was refused a light duty assignment so she could continue working while pregnant.
The Supreme Court rules some businesses don’t have to provide contraceptive coverage to female employees under the Affordable Care Act if the business owners have religious objections to it.
It’s a landmark Supreme Court ruling on cell phones and privacy. The nation’s highest court says police cannot search a person’s phone during an arrest.
The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to consider a dispute over how a state may tax the income that its residents earn in another state.
Prayer is back on the agenda in Carroll County. The county’s commissioners, buoyed by a Supreme Court ruling in a case from upstate New York, voted to reinstate praying in their meetings.
The Carroll County Commissioners aren’t yet resuming Christian prayer at their public meetings despite court action that apparently allows it.