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Are Bush's Top Cops Responsible for Detainee Abuses? Supreme Court Considers Case
Posted on: Dec 10, 2008, Source: Christian Science Monitor
The justices will decide whether senior Bush administration officials were responsible for detainee mistreatment after 9/11.
Texas Prisoner to Die Despite Evidence of Affair Between Judge and Prosecutor in His Case
Posted on: Sep 8, 2008, Source: Christian Science Monitor
Charles Dean Hood is scheduled to be executed on Wednesday despite serious questions over the fairness of his trial.
Supreme Court Overturns Racist Death Sentence
Posted on: Mar 20, 2008, Source: Christian Science Monitor
In a 7-2 ruling, the Court overturns the death sentence of a Louisiana man tried by an all-white jury -- and who prosecutors compared to O.J. Simpson.
Sparks Fly in Padilla Sentencing Hearing
Posted on: Jan 11, 2008, Source: Christian Science Monitor
Five months after terror-conspiracy convictions, prosecutors and the defense still battle over the evidence.
Did Bush Exceed His Powers?
Posted on: Dec 21, 2005, Source: Christian Science Monitor
At issue is whether presidential power trumps a 1978 law requiring court oversight of domestic espionage.
Roberts: Candor vs. Caution
Posted on: Sep 14, 2005, Source: Christian Science Monitor
John Roberts has revealed enough about his style of judging to convince the senators of his expertise; but not enough to predict how he might vote on the high court.
How They'll Reshape the Bench
Posted on: Oct 13, 2004, Source: Christian Science Monitor
The next president - whether it is George W. Bush or John Kerry - will probably have an opportunity to shift the balance of power on the U.S. Supreme Court in a way that could hold for decades.
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