u.s. supreme court

Another View: SCOTUS picks are key

The fact that the current U.S. Supreme Court is closely divided along party lines is not a historic pattern. That is, historically, justices have not consistently voted together by ...

Reader Input: When religion, reform collide

In Columbia, Mo., 2008, (President) Obama said, “Now Mizzou, I have two words for you tonight: five days. … We are five days from fundamentally transforming the United ...

Reader Input: Bravo to court for marriage equality

I am so pleased with the decisions of the U.S. Supreme Court regarding marriage equality. Now I can stand proudly and say the Pledge of Allegiance “with liberty and justice ...

Group celebrates gay marriage ruling in Auburn streets

A few months from their fifth wedding anniversary, the Revs. Wendy Bartell and Lynn Gardner celebrated Wednesday’s U.S. Supreme Court decision that paved the way, once again, ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Reaction to Supreme Court’s ruling on gay marriage; new patrol cars for Auburn police and Western States and the heat

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

Another View: What we mean when we talk about marriage

  Washington, D.C. — “We love you.”   The words warmed the chill during the first of two days of Supreme Court oral arguments on the future ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Placer County animal shelter series; Auburn’s response to same-sex marriage cases and Del Oro grad is new UOP hoops coach

  Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what w ...

Reader Input: McClintock: Bill is unconstitutional

Under S.47 (Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013), ordinary American citizens with no connection to Indian tribes could be prosecuted and tried in Indian tribal court ...

Reader Input: Understand what?

Mr. (Ron) Lowe, before you accuse the NRA of lying, please know the facts (“Understand amendment II,” Reader Input, Feb. 1). On June 26, 2008, the United States Supre ...

Supreme Court will hear gay marriage cases

  WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will take up California's ban on same-sex marriage, a case that could give the justices the chance to rule on whether gay A ...