| Jun 26, 2013
| 12:57 PM
After the Supreme Court opened the way for gay marriages to resume in California, how soon can gay couples wed? Here are six big questions about what happens next.
When will gay marriages resume in California?
The U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling on...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 9:09 AM
Following the Supreme Court decisions that handed major victories to the gay marriage movement, we look at how the decisions affect gay couples who live in states that ban same-sex marriage.
Here are answers to some essential questions.
| Jun 25, 2013
| 3:10 PM
I have read that there were gasps in the Supreme Court during arguments last February when Justice Antonin Scalia described the 1965 Voting Rights Act, one of the great achievements of the Civil Rights era, as a “racial entitlement.”
| Mar 26, 2013
| 7:25 PM
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court, hearing arguments on the emotionally charged issue of gay marriage for the first time, appeared willing Tuesday to restore marital rights to gays and lesbians in California but uncomfortable with legalizing same-sex...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 5:00 AM
This week, the United States Supreme Court is delving into arguments about same-sex marriage and doing so with apparent reluctance and unease.
Today, the justices will consider the federal Defense of Marriage Act that denies federal benefits to same-sex...
| May 7, 2013
| 7:00 AM
NEW YORK — If someone told you of a barnstorming TV host who interviewed people around the country about a given subject, you'd say it sounds like a lot of the road-trip reality series that have proliferated on cable TV.
But what if that host...
| Apr 21, 2013
| 6:38 PM
SACRAMENTO — "Living in parallel universes," is how Senate leader Darrell Steinberg describes it. Gun control and gun rights advocates "talking past each other."
Emanating from different cultures, incapable of agreeing on how to make us all...
| Mar 18, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Patt Morrison Asks: E. Randol Schoenberg on the Klimts and the Supreme Court....
| Mar 27, 2012
| 9:36 PM
It's a well-established practice among reporters covering the Supreme Court to look for clues to the outcome in the justices' questions, even though it can be a fool's errand. So it wasn't surprising to see numerous articles Tuesday declaring the......
| Jun 28, 2012
| 4:32 PM
What's behind the impending ban on foie gras?...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 7:13 PM
WASHINGTON -- Solicitor Gen. Donald Verrilli Jr., representing the government, makes his opening statement, arguing that insurance has become the predominant way that Americans pay for healthcare. But Verrilli argues the system is broken because people...