Report: Obama Considering Local Judge For Supreme Court NominationA Garden Grove-born judge emerged Tuesday as a leading contender for President Barack Obama’s nomination to the Supreme Court.
California Attorney General Kamala Harris: No Interest In Supreme CourtCalifornia's attorney general made it clear Tuesday that she doesn't want to be considered to fill the U.S. Supreme Court vacancy created by the death of Justice Antonin Scalia.
Legal Eagles, Court Observers React To Justice Scalia's Death"This is huge. Scalia has been such a dominant conservative force on the Court," said Laurie Levenson, professor of law and David W. Burcham Chair of Ethical Advocacy at Loyola Law School.
High Court Rejects Los Angeles Appeal Over $5.7M Jury Award To FelonThe Supreme Court won't hear an appeal from the city of Los Angeles seeking to overturn a $5.7 million jury verdict awarded to a convicted felon who was shot by police.
Court Considers Challenge To California Death PenaltyA federal appeals court considering whether California's death penalty is unconstitutional because of excessive delays focused Monday on procedural issues over whether a novel legal theory had been addressed by the state Supreme Court.
Boy Scouts Of America Expected To Ratify Ban On Gay LeadersMembers of the Boy Scouts of America are expected to ratify a longstanding ban on Monday that has prevented gay adult leaders from participating in the organization.
California Supreme Court Weighs In On Marriage SeparationThe court's unanimous ruling clarified what it means for a couple to separate. Under state law, income and property each spouse has during the marriage is considered community property to be divided between them in a divorce.
Ahead Of Supreme Court Hearing, OC Teacher Leading Fight Against Union Dues Speaks To CBS2/KCAL9Veteran Orange County elementary school teacher Rebecca Friedrichs was once a teachers union board member in her local district. Now, she doesn't hide the fact that she doesn't care for the union.
Supreme Court To Take Up OC Teacher's Dispute Over Union FeesThe Supreme Court will consider limiting the power of government employee unions to collect fees from non-members in a case that labor officials say could threaten membership and further weaken union clout.
Couple Ties The Knot On Historic Day For Same-Sex MarriageNatalie looked at Eddie and said, "Let's get married."
O.C. Couple Among Original Plaintiffs In Federal Suit Celebrate Historic Gay Marriage RulingPart of the original federal lawsuit that made it to the High Court, a same-sex couple in Orange County celebrated Friday's historic gay marriage ruling.
SoCal Cities Celebrate SCOTUS Ruling On Same-Sex MarriageResidents and public officials in Los Angeles and across the Southland Friday in were celebrating the U.S. Supreme Court decision that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States.