Justices won't take up Calif. lead paint fight
The Supreme Court will not wade into a feud over whether a California court's approach to lead paint in houses treads on the constitutional rights of companies that made and sold the material.
Court drops Trump from kids' case
A federal judge today agreed to dismiss President Trump from an ambitious climate lawsuit brought by a group of children and young adults, but the court rejected many of the government's latest efforts to sideline the case before an upcoming trial.
Senate approves roster of nominees, heads for exits
The Senate last night approved a package of judicial nominees before adjourning until after next month's midterm elections.
Panel approves 'not qualified' pick for 8th Circuit
A federal court nominee deemed unqualified by the American Bar Association cleared the Senate Judiciary Committee today.
Senate approves DOJ environment pick
The Trump administration has a new leader for environmental litigation.