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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.

Supreme Court's Role on Circuit Conflicts – October 2, 2017

When conflicting circuit court rulings arise, the Supreme Court often steps in to resolve the matter and lay down the law of the land. Indeed, conflicts are a major criteria in selecting which cases the Supreme Court will hear each term. In this Court Report, legal expert Kenneth Jost examines one such example related to labor law.