History and Cases Shaping a Nation

Welcome to the CQ Press Supreme Court Collection, a destination for authoritative information and data on cases, justices, and the history and power of the U.S. Supreme Court. Researchers will find the data and tools to answer questions about justices and their opinions and behavior.

The latest Supreme Court news and analysis from legal affairs expert Kenneth Jost.

The Tie Vote – September 29, 2016

In his latest Court Report, legal scholar and journalist Kenneth Jost examines the impact of Antonin Scalia’s death on the Court’s 2015 term. With the Court reduced to eight justices, he looks at the tie votes that occurred and places them in a historical context.