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US lethal injection drug controversy

Editor's note: The U.S. Supreme Court order delaying the executions of three inmates challenging Oklahoma's lethal injection protocol leaves open the possibility that executions could proceed if the state obtains a substitute chemical, The New York Times reports. The order barred Oklahoma from executing the inmates with the controversial sedative midazolam. - Stephanie

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US lethal injection drug controversy

More: US Supreme Court orders Oklahoma to postpone lethal injections using controversial sedative midazolam - @AP

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US lethal injection drug controversy

US Supreme Court grants stay of execution for 3 Oklahoma death row inmates - @NBCNews

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Obama health care law

House Republican leaders ask Obama administration for backup plan if Supreme Court undoes health care law - @thehill

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Georgia, US

Supreme Court refuses to halt execution of Georgia man who claims he's intellectually disabled - @AP

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US lethal injection drug controversy

Oklahoma to ask Supreme Court to postpone executions while court reviews lethal injection protocol - @CNNPolitics:

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Republican Party

Report: Top Senate Republicans considering gutting filibuster for Supreme Court nominees; would expand changes Democrats made using 'nuclear option' - @politico

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US lethal injection drug controversy

US Supreme Court agrees to review Oklahoma's execution procedures in case brought by 3 death row inmates - @Reuters

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US same-sex marriage

President Obama on Supreme Court same-sex marriage case: 'My hope is that they go ahead and recognize what the majority of the American people now recognize' - @ZekeJMiller

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Washington, DC, US

Photo: Pro-life march outside the Supreme Court on the anniversary of Roe v Wade - @jbendery

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Supreme Court of the United States

US Supreme Court says 7 people taken into custody for disrupting proceedings; another person detained for allegedly attempting to record a video - @NBCNews

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real estate

US Supreme Court appears closely divided on whether to narrow scope of landmark fair housing law - @Reuters

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air travel

Supreme Court rules in favor of fired air marshal seeking whistleblower protection - @AP_Politics

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US State of the Union address 2015

Photo: Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg arrives at US Capitol for State of the Union address - @jeffzeleny

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Supreme Court of the United States

US Supreme Court invalidates Arkansas state prison rule that barred inmates from growing beards more than 1/4 of an inch long - @NBCNews

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Iraq War

US Supreme Court allows lawsuits to move forward against government contractors in Iraq and Afghanistan by declining appeals from Halliburton and KBR - @Reuters

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Supreme Court of the United States

US Supreme Court declines to hear retailers' challenge to Federal Reserve's rules on 'swipe fees' for debit cards - @CNBCnow, @Reuters

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US same-sex marriage

Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring on Supreme Court decision to review gay marriage case: 'Given the near unanimous string of rulings recognizing the constitutional right to marry, and the Supreme Court's decision to let all those rulings stand, including in Virginia, I am optimistic that marriage equality will soon be the law of the land' - statement

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US same-sex marriage

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette says he's 'pleased' Supreme Court is taking on gay marriage case; 'All of Michigan's voters, as well as the citizens of our nation, will be well served by the court's decision to decide this case and resolve such an important issue' - statement

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US same-sex marriage

Attorney General Eric Holder says Department of Justice will file 'friend of the court' brief to urge Supreme Court 'to make marriage equality a reality for all Americans' - statement

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