It's against the law to hold a suspect for even a few extra minutes, the Supreme Court ruled.
The decision upholds an appellate ruling that bars only some aspects of the law.
Alan Gross had sought to sue the U.S. government over his arrest in Cuba.
A brief filed Thursday in the landmark case urges the justices to weigh free speech.
The justices ordered a lower court to consider Fourth Amendment protections.
The case hinges on whether the agency failed to consider costs.
A bill introduced Wednesday would require open court proceedings to be televised.
In 9-0 ruling, justices endorse expansive powers for changing the interpretation of rules.
Justices will hear arguments in the blockbuster case next month.
The U.S. Supreme Court appeared to be siding with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC...
The high court is set to weigh in on the state's lethal injection protocols.
Rep. Chris Smith said they should be on trial for "mass murder" and "unjust incarceration."
Four major trade groups have announced challenges to the rules.
The announcement comes one day after a Columbia University report excoriating the magazine.
The feds filed a brief in support of an inmate seeking hormone therapy in prison.
A district was within its rights to ban the T-shirts, the court says.
Pregnant employee gets another chance to prove UPS failed to accomodate her.
The EEOC alleges the chain, known for its line-dancing staff, does not hire workers over 40.
Public interest groups are defending a controversial rule that would penalize colleges and...
“The circumstances behind this must be investigated," Ken Paxton said.
The case against the FTC could help define the limits of federal authority.
The court is reviewing Oklahoma's lethal-injection procedure.
A federal judge is weighing whether Obama's immigration actions are constitutional.
Court ruled a contractor doesn't have to pay workers for time standing in security lines.