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Brett Kavanaugh Urged Graphic Questions in Clinton Inquiry

A newly released memo shows that Brett M. Kavanaugh took a relentlessly tough stance as a young lawyer investigating President Clinton’s affair with an intern. ...

Brett Kavanaugh Urged Graphic Questions in Clinton Probe

A newly released memo shows that Brett M. Kavanaugh took a relentlessly tough stance as a young lawyer investigating President Clinton’s affair with an intern. ...

Two U.S. Agents Fired Into Mexico, Killing Teenagers. Only One Faces a Lawsuit.

The Supreme Court has been asked to decide whether American officials may be sued for cross-border shootings after lower courts reached opposite conclusions. ...

Why Are Republicans Covering Up Brett Kavanaugh’s Past?

For the first time in modern history, Republicans are refusing to request a Supreme Court nominee’s relevant papers. ...

Democrats Question Kavanaugh’s Testimony About Bush Nominee

Democrats say that files from the Bush White House show that President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee played a significant role in a nomination he distanced himself from. ...

Colorado Baker Sues Governor Over Cake Dispute With Transgender Woman

Masterpiece Cakeshop is at the center of another battle over whether claims of religious freedoms can be used to refuse services to gay and transgender people. ...

Colorado Baker Sues Over Cake Dispute With Transgender Woman

Masterpiece Cakeshop is at the center of another battle over whether claims of religious freedoms can be used to refuse services to gay and transgender people. ...

Are We Now Electing Supreme Court Justices?

Sure seems like it, from watching the TV ads for and against Brett Kavanaugh. ...

Amber Tatro, Whose Suit Gave Rights to Disabled Students, Dies at 46

Disabled from birth, she was at the heart of a case seeking services that it said school districts were required to provide. The Supreme Court agreed. ...

Kavanaugh Could Unlock Funding for Religious Education, School Voucher Advocates Say

Brett M. Kavanaugh’s confirmation to the Supreme Court could advance efforts to make publicly funded vouchers available to students attending religious schools. ...

Using a Public Records Request to Learn More About Brett Kavanaugh

Readers have asked about the kind of public information requests our journalists make. Two of our investigative reporters explain how this worked with recent requests on President Trump’s Supreme Court nomination. ...

At Bush White House, Kavanaugh Offered Help on Terrorism Prisoners, Email Shows

The email, part of a trove of about 5,700 documents involving Brett M. Kavanaugh’s time in the George W. Bush administration, appears likely to be a focus at his Supreme Court confirmation hearing. ...

Brett Kavanaugh Urged Ken Starr Not to Indict Clinton While in Office

The view of President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee about the separation of powers may please Mr. Trump. But Democrats will want to ask more questions about his views. ...

At Bush White House, Kavanaugh Offered Help on Terrorism Prisoners, Email Shows

The email, part of a trove of about 5,700 documents involving Brett M. Kavanaugh’s time in the George W. Bush administration, appears likely to be a focus at his Supreme Court confirmation hearing. ...

At Bush White House, Kavanaugh Offered Help on Terrorism Prisoners, Email Shows

The email, part of a trove of about 5,700 documents involving Brett M. Kavanaugh’s time in the George W. Bush administration, appears likely to be a focus at his Supreme Court confirmation hearing. ...

At Bush White House, Kavanaugh Offered Help on Terrorism Prisoners, Email Shows

The email, part of a trove of about 5,700 documents involving Brett M. Kavanaugh’s time in the George W. Bush administration, appears likely to be a focus at his Supreme Court confirmation hearing. ...

At Bush White House, Kavanaugh Offered Help on Terrorism Prisoners, Email Shows

The email, part of a trove of about 5,700 documents involving Brett M. Kavanaugh’s time in the George W. Bush administration, appears likely to be a focus at his Supreme Court confirmation hearing. ...

At Bush White House, Kavanaugh Offered Help on Terrorism Prisoners, Email Shows

The email, part of a trove of about 5,700 documents involving Brett M. Kavanaugh’s time in the George W. Bush administration, appears likely to be a focus at his Supreme Court confirmation hearing. ...

At Bush White House, Kavanaugh Offered Help on Terrorism Prisoners, Email Shows

The email, part of a trove of about 5,700 documents involving Brett M. Kavanaugh’s time in the George W. Bush administration, appears likely to be a focus at his Supreme Court confirmation hearing. ...

At Bush White House, Kavanaugh Offered Help on Terrorism Prisoners, Email Shows

The email, part of a trove of about 5,700 documents involving Brett M. Kavanaugh’s time in the George W. Bush administration, appears likely to be a focus at his Supreme Court confirmation hearing. ...