Supreme Court Says Justice Ruth Ginsburg Is Home Sick With Stomach BugThe Supreme Court says Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is missing arguments at the court because she's home sick with a stomach bug.
City Joins Brief Urging Supreme Court To Protect LGBTQ Workers From DiscriminationPittsburgh is joining nearly 100 mayors and cities across the country in their effort to encourage the U.S. Supreme Court to rule in favor of protecting LGBTQ workers from discrimination.
Big Businesses: Supreme Court Needs To Defend LGBTQ BiasMore than 200 corporations have signed a friend-of-the-court brief urging the U.S. Supreme Court to rule that federal civil rights law bans job discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity.
Supreme Court Declines Case Of Pa. Rapper Convicted Of Threatening Police In SongThe Supreme Court is declining to take the case of Jamal Knox, a rapper convicted of threatening police officers in one of his songs.
Supreme Court Rejects Bid To Halt Redistricting LawsuitThe U.S. Supreme Court has declined to put on ice a federal lawsuit challenging Pennsylvania's congressional districts approved after the 2010 census.
Attorney Sues Ohio Judge Over Black Lives Matter ButtonA lawyer sentenced to five days in an Ohio jail for refusing to remove a Black Lives Matter button while in court has filed a federal lawsuit, saying her free speech rights were violated.
Pennsylvania Senator Aims To Repeal Abortion Clinic LawA Pennsylvania senator has announced he will seek repeal of a 2011 law that imposed expensive facility and staff expansions on clinics that perform abortions.
Up For Reelection, Senator Toomey Confronts Issues Like Supreme CourtNow in his sixth year in office, U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey wants another six to complete the work he says he's begun.
Pa., N.J. Spotlight Same-Sex Marriage Efforts Pennsylvania and New Jersey are on tracks that could lead to the Northeast being the first full region in the country to legalize gay marriage — but the routes are hardly parallel and the horsepower anything but equal.
Gay Pa. Lawmaker To Introduce Gay Marriage BillA gay Pennsylvania legislator says he'll introduce a bill to legalize same-sex marriages in his home state.