Friday, July 28, 2017

Neil Gorsuch

In this photo taken March 28, 2017, the Supreme Court Building is seen in Washington.

BY MARK SHERMAN WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says the Trump administration can strictly enforce its ban on refugees, but at the same time is leaving in place a weakened travel ban that includes grandparents among relatives who can ...
Associate Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch, right, shakes hands with Minh Nhat Duong during a naturalization ceremony at the 2017 Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference in San Francisco, Monday, July 17, 2017.

BY SUDHIN THANAWALA SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — President Donald Trump’s nominee to the U.S. Supreme Court couldn’t escape discussion of the president’s travel ban — and even the president — during an appearance Monday at a judicial conference, where a ...
People visit the Supreme Court in Washington, Monday, June 26, 2017, as justices issued their final rulings for the term, in Washington.

BY MARK SHERMAN WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court began its term nine months ago with Merrick Garland nominated to the bench, Hillary Clinton favored to be the next president, and the court poised to be controlled by Democratic appointees ...
This Jan. 25, 2012, file photo, shows the U.S. Supreme Court Building in Washington.

BY MARK SHERMAN WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court enters its final week of work before a long summer hiatus with action expected on the Trump administration’s travel ban and a decision due in a separation of church and state ...
In this March 22, 2017 file photo, then-Supreme Court Justice nominee Neil Gorsuch testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)

BY STEVE LeBLANC CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch acknowledged Friday that there is “a lot of skepticism about the rule of law” in the country but defended the United States judicial system as “a blessing” and ...
In this Nov. 17, 2016, file photo, Michigan Supreme Court Justice Joan Larsen prepares to speak at the Federalist Society's National Lawyers Convention in Washington. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File)

BY VIVIAN SALAMA WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Monday named 10 judges and other law professionals it plans to nominate for key posts as President Donald Trump works to place more conservatives on the nation’s federal courts. White ...
In this April 10, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump watches as Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy administers the judicial oath to Judge Neil Gorsuch during a re-enactment in the Rose Garden of the White House, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

BY MARY CLARE JALONICK WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans have put President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee on the bench, and they’re now in a position to fill dozens more federal judgeships — and reshape some of the nation’s highest courts. ...
In this March 22, 2017 file photo, then-Supreme Court Justice nominee Neil Gorsuch testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch wasn’t shy Monday about making his voice heard as he took his seat on the bench for the first time to hear arguments. The new justice took less than 15 minutes before ...
In this photo taken Jan. 26, 2016, the empty playground at Trinity Lutheran Church in Columbia, Mo. Justice Neil Gorsuch's first week hearing Supreme Court arguments features a case that's giving school choice advocates hope for an easier use of public money for private, religious schools in dozens of states. (Annaliese Nurnberg/Missourian via AP)

BY MARK SHERMAN and MARIA DANILOVA WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Neil Gorsuch’s first week on the Supreme Court bench features an important case about the separation of church and state that has its roots on a Midwestern church playground. The ...
In this photo provided by the Public Information Office Supreme Court of the U.S., Chief Justice John Roberts, Jr., and fellow justices watch as Neil Gorsuch signs the Constitutional Oath after Roberts administered the Constitutional Oath in a private ceremony, Monday, April 10, 2017, in the Justices' Conference Room at the Supreme Court in Washington. (Franz Jantzen/Public Information Office Supreme Court of the U.S. via AP)

BY JESSICA GRESKO WASHINGTON (AP) — How do you keep a new Supreme Court justice’s head from getting too big? Start by making him take notes and answer the door at the justices’ private meetings. Then, remind him he speaks ...
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