'Epic Constitutional Showdown' Begins at Supreme Court

With Supreme Court oral arguments in the federal health care case under way, join us on Twitter [link: http://twitter.com/#!/justicestake] to follow our live tweeting of coverage. In a politically charged environment, the Supreme Court on Monday began hearing three days of oral arguments over the constitutionality of President Barack Obama’s signature domestic achievement, the federal health care reform. The […]

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Cameras at Supreme Court Debated Before Senate Panel

On Monday, two senators introduced legislation to require the Supreme Court to permit video coverage of its hearings. A day later, lead witnesses appearing before Congress questioned the national legislature’s authority to impose cameras on the high court. The legislation by Sens. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, and Richard Durbin, D-Illinois, raises questions about the constitutional separation […]

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