Lyle Denniston examines the attempts at blocking same-sex marriages in California after the Supreme Court’s Proposition 8 decision, and why decisive action from Justice Anthony Kennedy ended the debate, for now.
Lyle Denniston looks at the next steps in the legal campaign to secure the nationwide right for gays and lesbians to get married.
Lyle Denniston looks at the specific judicial obstacle course that a college’s use of race must now run before gaining constitutional validity.
Lyle Denniston looks at the Supreme Court’s role in deciding if Congress can control how people or organizations spend money from federal programs.
Lyle Denniston explains why Congress and the states both came away with something after Monday’s decision about voting qualifications in Arizona.