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Amb. CdeBaca Combats Sex Trafficking In The U.S.

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Supreme Court Imposes Limits On Class Actions

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Supreme Court Hears Dispute Over Nevada Ethics Law

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Supreme Court Examines State, Local Ethics Laws

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Court Hears Arguments In Data Mining Case

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Supreme Court Won't Expedite Health Care Challenge

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Under Pressure, Firm Drops DOMA Defense

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Supreme Court Weighs Whether To Limit Data Mining

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A U.S. military guard carries shackles in preparation for moving a detainee at the U.S. detention center in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. John Moore/Getty Images hide caption

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Detainees Transferred Or Freed Despite 'High Risk'

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Washington Appeals Court Revives Blackwater Case

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U.S. Seeks To Deport Salvadoran Accused Of Torture

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Lawmaker Sues To Shine Light On Political Donations

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BP Sues Transocean Over Blowout Preventer

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