Before Thursday, the Senate had only confirmed two judges this year.
The students wanted to be able to represent their own interests in the case.
No federal law bans credit discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity.
Regulations granting workers minimum wage and overtime rights hang in the balance.
The inmate claimed prison officials violated her Eighth Amendment rights.
Justices will not hear a case challenging a ban in New Jersey.
Workers often risk death from electrocution, explosion and asphyxiation while in these spaces.
Inmates call a three-drug lethal injection ‘cocktail’ cruel and unusual punishmenet.
Gay marriage supporters are hopeful the court could legalize same-sex marriage in all 50 states.
Supreme Court justices are the only federal judges exempt from following a code of conduct.
The glass vases allegedly shattered in customers' hands.
Seventy-one percent of Americans say there is some risk the wrong person will be executed.
Lawmakers said products containing anabolic steroids are being falsely labeled.
Lawmakers say some victims are double-dipping by filing claims with multiple trusts.
Judges appeared sympathetic to making workers eligible for wage protections.
A Vermont federal district court judge upheld the law set to take effect July 1, 2016.
The groups say current policies violate anti-discrimination laws.
Judges questioned Arizona Sheriff Joseph Arpaio's legal standing in the case.
The Supreme Court said employers should be given notice and time to settle charges.
The case stems from a botched execution in Oklahoma.
Scott Lively slammed Justices Kagan and Ginsburg for officiating same-sex weddings.
Rep. Steve King said his bill would stop courts from "destroying traditional marriage."
The rule would allow employers to make disability-related inquiries.
An EPA official said he's "concerned" about resources being tied up by industry requests.