Retirement of Justice Marshall

As Supreme Court justices retire from the bench, the NewsHour has explored the tenure of the retiring judges as well as their impact on the future of the Court. Here is expert...

Accidental Activists Mark Phariss, Vic Holmes, and Their Fight for Marriage Equality in Texas

In early 2013 same-sex marriage was legal in only ten states and the District of Columbia. That year the Supreme Court's decision in United States v. Windsor appeared to open the...

SCOTUS weighs religion, discrimination, dignity in Colorado wedding cake case

One of the Supreme Court's biggest cases this term probes whether the religious beliefs of a Colorado baker override the rights of a couple who were refused a wedding cake because...

How to Become a United States Citizen

From the successful Spanish on the Job series: Obtain a basic understanding of the US Immigration System and the process of becoming a citizen through naturalization.Contents: ...

And Justice for Some An Exposé of the Lawyers and Judges Who Let Dangerous Criminals Go Free

When Wendy Murphy was a young prosecutor, she learned that the deck is stacked in favor of criminal defendants. Between their arrest and (potential) conviction, murderers,...

Retirement of Justice Powell

As Supreme Court justices retire from the bench, the NewsHour has explored the tenure of the retiring judges as well as their impact on the future of the Court. Here is expert...

Lethal Injection

Judy Woodruff talks to Richard Dieter of the Death Penalty Information Center and Jeff Middendorf of the State of Kentucky's Justice and Public Safety Cabinet about recent lethal...

A History of America in Ten Strikes

A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of 2018Named one of the "5 Books About Famous Strikes That Demonstrated the Historical Importance of Civil Disobedience" by Bustle"Loomis refuses to...

Beyond Trans Does Gender Matter?

Beyond Trans pushes the conversation on gender identity to its limits: questioning the need for gender categories in the first place. Whether on birth certificates or college...

Medical Marijuana

Gwen Ifill, PBS NewsHour, discusses the Supreme Court ruling on medical marijuana, June 6, 2005, with Jan Crawford Greenburg of the Chicago Tribune.

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