Articles by Linda Greenhouse



Abortion Case Gives Hint to Alito's Philosophy

  • 02 November 05
  • NEW YORK TIMES SERVICE
The 1991 abortion case on which the confirmation of Judge Samuel Alito to the U.S. Supreme Court may hinge arrived at his Philadelphia-based federal appeals court at a moment of great ferment in the development of abortion law.

Chief Justice Rehnquist Dies of Thyroid Cancer

  • 05 September 05
  • NEW YORK TIMES SERVICE
Rehnquist's death creates a second vacancy on the Supreme Court.

O'Connor Steps Down From Court

  • 04 July 05
  • NEW YORK TIMES SERVICE
For nearly 25 years, Sandra Day O'Connor's stance has tipped the scales in the U.S. Supreme Court.

Commandments Display Upheld

  • 29 June 05
  • NEW YORK TIMES SERVICE
A fractured United States Supreme Court on Monday, struggling to define a constitutional framework for the government display of religious symbols, upheld a six-foot-high Ten Commandments monument on the grounds of the Texas Capitol while ruling that framed copies of the Commandments on the walls of two Kentucky courthouses were unconstitutional.

Court Rules FDA Cannot Regulate Tobacco