The justices are returning to the Supreme Court for the start of a year term that includes high-profile cases including protections for young immigrants.
Lee Boyd Malvo, who terrorized the DC area in 2002 as one-half of a sniper team, is at the center of a case the Supreme Court will hear this fall.
The Supreme Court has held that the Fourth Amendment permits warrantless breath tests connected to a lawful DUI arrest, but not warrantless blood tests.
Several pro-immigrant groups in Florida expressed disappointment and outrage over the U.S. Supreme Court's deadlocked decision effectively blocking President Barack Obama's immigration policies.
As President Obama carries out a rare election-year search for a Supreme Court nominee, his top advisers are sorting through a tangled web of political, legal and personal factors.