Latest John G. Roberts Stories

2011-05-31 13:56:00

WASHINGTON, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Freedom Forum, which operates the Newseum on Pennsylvania Avenue and is one of the nation's leading foundations dedicated to the First Amendment and media issues, today named James C.

2011-04-27 14:19:00

WASHINGTON, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With today's 5-4 decision in the AT&T v. Concepcion case, the U.S.

2010-11-03 06:10:00

The Supreme Court appeared divided on Tuesday over a California ban on the sale or rental of ultra-violent video games to minors.

2010-09-29 13:58:00

IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The following is being issued by University of California, Irvine School of Law: "Our Constitution depends on the courts to keep it alive; we all depend on Erwin Chemerinsky to remind us why that is so important.

2010-06-01 04:20:00

EAGAN, Minn., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly two-thirds of Americans cannot name any members of the U.S. Supreme Court, according to a new national survey by FindLaw.com (http://www.findlaw.com), the most popular legal information website.

2009-02-20 12:34:00

Ad Was to Air Following State of the Union Address CHICAGO, Feb. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- CNN has rejected an uplifting and positive ad focusing on the historic inauguration of Barack Obama, submitted for the State of the Union Address on Feb. 24.

2009-01-20 14:00:14

Chief Justice of the United States John Roberts had only 35 words to utter but the placement of one word tripped him up Tuesday. Roberts misplaced the word faithfully while administering the oath of office to Barack Obama when he was sworn in as the 44th president.

2008-11-13 08:00:00

In a crushing defeat for environmentalists, the Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday the US Navy can conduct sonar training exercises off the southern California coast without restrictions designed to protect whales, dolphins and other marine mammals.

2008-10-09 09:00:26

By Adam Liptak New York Times News Service WASHINGTON -- On the one hand, there is "the potential for harm to marine mammals," Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. said Wednesday at a Supreme Court argument over the Navy's use of sonar in training exercises off the coast of Southern California.

2008-10-09 07:25:00

The Supreme Court was split on Wednesday over whether President George W. Bush can excuse the Navy from federal environmental laws. This case pits the safety of whales against the Navy’s military exercises.

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