Latino Gov. Brian Sandoval Being Considered for Supreme Court
Latino Gov. Brian Sandoval Being Considered for Supreme Court
By Raquel Reichard | 02/25/2016 - 09:47

The White House is considering the Mexican-American Republican Governor of Nevada, Brian Sandoval, as a nominee to take the place of the late conservative justice Antonin Scalia


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The Supreme Court Will Rule on President Obama's Immigration Plan
The Supreme Court Will Rule on President Obama's Immigration Plan
By Raquel Reichard | 01/19/2016 - 09:48

The Supreme Court said Tuesday that it would rule on the Obama administration's stalled plan to protect more than four million people from


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Justice Sonia Sotomayor Takes a Major Stand Against Police Violence
Justice Sonia Sotomayor Takes a Major Stand Against Police Violence
By Raquel Reichard | 11/11/2015 - 09:41

The Supreme Court ruled this week that a state trooper who shot and killed a Latino suspect during a chase justifiably used deadly force, a decision Justice


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TK Things Every Latina Should Know About The Hobby Lobby Decision
6 Things Every Latina Should Know About The Hobby Lobby Decision
By Cristina Arreola | 08/07/2014 - 15:22

Last month, The Supreme Court of the United States ruled that family-owned corporations are not required to follow the contraceptive mandate of the Affordable Care Act because it violates a federal law w


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Sonia Sotomayor Delivers Fierce Dissent Against Affirmative Action Ban
Sonia Sotomayor Delivers Fierce Dissent Against Affirmative Action Ban
By Latina Staff | 04/23/2014 - 09:45

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court voted 6-2 in favor of a constitutional amendment approved by Michigan voters in 2006, banning affirmative action based on race, gender, ethnicity, or national origi


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Sonia Sotomayor at "My Beloved World" book signing
Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor: 'I'm Working At Finding My Voice'
By Fox News Latino | 02/05/2014 - 15:06

You might have heard that Laura Ingraham launched a verbal attack following Sonya Sotomayor's speech at Yale University.


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Non-English Speakers Can Be Jurors in New Mexico
Non-English Speakers Can Be Jurors in New Mexico
By Fox News Latino | 08/15/2013 - 13:42

New Mexico's top court ruled that citizens in the heavily Hispanic state who don't speak English still have the right to serve on a jury.

The New Mexico Supreme Court cautioned  trial courts and lawyers on Monday that this is in fact a right enshrined in the state constitution to all people, even non-English speakers.

The court issued the admonition in a unanimous ruling that upholds an Albuquerque man's convictions for murder and other crimes in the 2004 bludgeoning death of his girlfriend and a subsequent armed robbery and stabbing.


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Sean Brooks and husband Steven
After DOMA Struck Down, Judge Stops Deportation of Married Gay Colombian Man
By Samantha Leal | 06/26/2013 - 15:27

Thank goodness!


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Latin Celebs React to Supreme Court Striking Down DOMA and Prop 8
Celebs React to Gay Marriage News
By Amaris Castillo | 06/26/2013 - 15:19

This morning was a historic one for the LGBT community and its allies after the Supreme Court struck down on a provision of the 1996 Defense of Marriage Act (known as DOMA), as well as California's same-sex marriage ban (best known as Proposition 8 or Prop 8).


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LGBT Community Rejoice! Supreme Court Strikes Down DOMA
LGBT Community Rejoice! Supreme Court Strikes Down Defense of Marriage Act and Prop 8
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/26/2013 - 10:30

It's a historic time for the LGBT community! The Supreme Court struck down on a provision of the 1996 Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) and California's same-sex marriage ban, known as Proposition 8, this morning.


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