In a case with implications for school choice, a Missouri church was denied a playground-improvement grant. Now the governor is reversing state policy.
Concurring in an order that ends an injunction in favor of Gavin Grimm, Judge Andre M. Davis said Grimm is looking to vindicate his claim to human dignity.
The Senate voted 54 to 45 to confirm Neil M. Gorsuch, who is expected to join the bench for a major case on free exercise of religion.
As Democrats cite Gorsuch's handling of a special education case in floor debate, the Republicans invoke the "nuclear option" to end a filibuster.
Ruling in the case of an Indiana community college instructor, the 7th Circuit federal appeals court holds that sex discrimination encompasses sexual orientation.
The Senate Judiciary Committee votes 11-9 to advance Neil M. Gorsuch's U.S. Supreme Court nomination, as Democrats attack his approach in a 2008 special education decision.
The federal court panel in Chicago held that claims of race discrimination in the testing lacked evidence, and the private school was not acting in a government capacity.
The U.S. Supreme Court, in the case of a convict whose school record provided evidence of an intellectual disability, says Texas must use up-to-date medical standards.
Religious schools are worried over a case about whether church-affiliated entities have the same exemption from the main federal pension law as church plans do.
The father of an autistic student in a 2008 decision written by the U.S. Supreme Court nominee testifies that the ruling was "very hard to take."