Supreme Court

A protester holds a sign that reads "Fighting for more than just a Dream," as he joined Dreamers and hundreds of demonstrators calling for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, in early February outside the Federal Building in Los Angeles. (CNS photo/Mike Nelson, EPA
J.D. Long-García November 06, 2018
The Trump administration announced plans to end DACA last year, but court rulings have temporarily blocked the termination of the program.
The U.S. Supreme Court, no stranger to death penalty cases, is looking very narrowly at two aspects of capital punishment this term.
Our readers October 05, 2018
"I am shocked to see so many attacking Dr. Christine Blasey Ford."
Matt Malone, S.J. October 02, 2018
We won’t always get it right, but we’d rather lose than lie.
Some students at The Catholic University of America are calling for the resignation of a dean following a series of tweets he wrote criticizing women who accused Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct.
Bill McGarvey, Simcha Fisher October 01, 2018
A conversation between Simcha Fisher and Bill McGarvey, two columnists for America. They discuss the Kavanaugh hearing and more via email.