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Supreme Court examines dementia, health issues in death penalty cases

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court, no stranger to death penalty cases, is looking very narrowly at two aspects of capital punishment this term:...

Editorial withdraws Kavanaugh endorsement, others support Supreme Court nominee

WASHINGTON -- After the daylong Senate Judiciary Committee hearings Sept. 27 on a claim of sexual assault made against Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett...

Kavanaugh would maintain Catholic majority, but it doesn’t offer preview of...

WASHINGTON -- When Brett Kavanaugh took to the podium July 9 at the White House after being introduced as President Donald Trump's Supreme Court...

President Trump picks judge Brett Kavanaugh as Supreme Court nominee

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump announced July 9 that his nominee for the Supreme Court is Judge Brett Kavanaugh, a federal appeals court judge...

U.S. Supreme Court had a busy year and is geared up...

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- "That's a wrap" could have been said late morning June 27 at the U.S. Supreme Court after the court issued its...

Trump travel ban upheld by U.S. Supreme Court; church groups unhappy

WASHINGTON -- In a 5-4 decision June 26, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld President Donald Trump's travel ban on people entering the U.S. from...

‘Tag’ movie based on three-decade chase game of Catholic school friends

WASHINGTON -- A group of Catholic high school friends has kept in touch -- literally -- since graduating more than 30 years ago from...

Mother killed on Southwest flight was firm believer in Catholic schools

  WASHINGTON -- Tributes from business leaders and politicians alike described Jennifer Riordan -- the 43-year-old passenger who died April 17 from injuries suffered on...

Trump’s border policies cross the line for church leaders, advocates

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON -- Catholic Church leaders and immigration advocates say President Donald Trump's recent moves to clamp down on immigration are extreme and...

Archbishop: National Guard at border “not the American spirit”

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON -- Catholic leaders in Texas criticized President Donald Trump's April 4 announcement that he would be deploying National Guard troops to...

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