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Ginsburg gets back to business in return to U.S. Supreme Court

1:17pm EST

WASHINGTON U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, returning to the bench for the first time since undergoing lung cancer surgery in December, jumped right into the fray on Tuesday, posing the first question in oral arguments as is her custom.

U.S. top court rejects bid to block Indivior opioid drug copycat

11:36am EST

WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court dealt a blow to Indivior Plc on Tuesday, clearing the way for a copycat version of the British pharmaceutical firm's lucrative opioid addiction treatment Suboxone Film in a victory for India-based generic drug maker Dr. Reddy's Laboratories.

U.S. Supreme Court rebuffs defamation suit against Cosby

10:50am EST

WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday for a second time declined to take up a case related to sexual misconduct allegations against Bill Cosby, refusing to consider reviving a defamation lawsuit against the comedian filed by a woman who said he falsely called her a liar after she accused him of raping her in 1974.

U.S. top court rejects ex-congressman's appeal in spending scandal

10:50am EST

WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected a bid by Republican former congressman Aaron Schock, who resigned in 2015 amid questions about spending on his lavish "Downton Abbey"-inspired Washington office, to escape charges accusing him of defauding the government while a member of the House of Representatives.

U.S. top court rejects Maryland bid to revive drug price-gouging law

10:33am EST

WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected Maryland's bid to revive a law aimed at preventing price gouging by pharmaceutical companies, dealing a setback to the power of states to rein in prescription drug costs.

U.S. top court rejects Maryland bid to revive drug price-gouging law

9:50am EST

WASHINGTON, Feb 19 The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected Maryland's bid to revive a law aimed at preventing price gouging by pharmaceutical companies, dealing a setback to the power of states to rein in prescription drug costs.

U.S. Supreme Court to decide legality of census citizenship query

Feb 15 2019

WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court will decide the fate of a fiercely contested plan by President Donald Trump's administration to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census, agreeing on Friday to an expedited review of a judge's ruling blocking the plan. | Video

Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg back at court after cancer bout

Feb 15 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg returned to the court on Friday for the first time after weeks of recuperating from lung cancer surgery and missing oral arguments in January, a court official said on Friday.

Trump administration to ask Supreme Court to decide census dispute

Jan 22 2019

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump's administration said on Tuesday it will urge the Supreme Court to rule by the end of its term in June on a bid to implement a plan, blocked by a judge, to ask people in the 2020 national census whether they are U.S. citizens.

Trump transgender troop limits can take effect, top court decides

Jan 22 2019

WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday handed President Donald Trump a victory on his policy barring many transgender people from the military, lifting lower court rulings that had blocked it on constitutional grounds from going into effect. | Video

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