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Chief Justice John Roberts has lost control of the Supreme Court

With Justice Amy Coney Barrett anchoring a new, arch-conservative majority of justices, Chief Justice John Roberts is no longer the one in power. In the first major public act of Donald Trump’s Supreme Court, the majority ruled against New York attendance restrictions to religious services to limit the spread of […]
Chief Justice John Roberts has lost control of the Supreme Court
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‘I’m tired of it’: Fox News reporter John Roberts loses temper over White House ‘deflecting’ on Trump’s refusal to condemn white-supremacist groups

Fox News reporter John Roberts lost his temper on air on Thursday as he discussed the White House’s efforts to dance around questions on President Donald Trump’s stance on white supremacy. “Stop deflecting. Stop blaming the media. I’m tired of it,” Roberts, Fox News’ chief White House correspondent, said in […]
‘I’m tired of it’: Fox News reporter John Roberts loses temper over White House ‘deflecting’ on Trump’s refusal to condemn white-supremacist groups
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Chief Justice John Roberts mourns the loss of ‘cherished colleague’ Ruth Bader Ginsburg, describes her as a ‘tireless and resolute champion of justice’

Chief Justice John Roberts described Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg as “a tireless and resolute champion of justice” in response to her death Friday evening. Ginsburg died Friday evening in her Washington, DC, home due to complications from cancer, the Supreme Court announced. “Our Nation has lost a jurist of historic […]
Chief Justice John Roberts mourns the loss of ‘cherished colleague’ Ruth Bader Ginsburg, describes her as a ‘tireless and resolute champion of justice’
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Chief Justice John Roberts hospitalized overnight last month after a fall

Chief Justice John Roberts was hospitalized overnight in late June after a fall, a Supreme Court spokeswoman confirmed to The Washington Post Tuesday. Roberts’ doctors ruled out a seizure as the cause for his fall, saying they believe it was likely due to light-headedness from dehydration, Supreme Court spokeswoman Kathleen […]
Chief Justice John Roberts hospitalized overnight last month after a fall
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Chief Justice John Roberts shut down Republican demands to name the Ukraine whistleblower, and it could spark a major standoff

Chief Justice John Roberts, who’s presiding over President Donald Trump’s Senate impeachment trial, refused to read aloud a question from GOP Sen. Rand Paul that named the Ukraine whistleblower. Some Republicans, including Trump, have spent months pushing to reveal the whistleblower’s identity, despite legal protections afforded to whistleblowers. Democrats and […]
Chief Justice John Roberts shut down Republican demands to name the Ukraine whistleblower, and it could spark a major standoff
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Chief Justice Roberts reprimanded both sides of Trump’s impeachment trial for their language: ‘Those addressing the Senate should remember where they are’

Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts took the rare step of verbally admonishing both sides for their language as deliberations over rules for Trump’s impeachment trial dragged late into the night In a heated exchange, an impeachment manager accused Republicans of voting for a “cover-up,” with the White House counsel […]
Chief Justice Roberts reprimanded both sides of Trump’s impeachment trial for their language: ‘Those addressing the Senate should remember where they are’
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Sen. Chuck Grassley has some thoughts about Trump’s attacks on federal judges

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa said he had reservations about Chief Justice John Roberts’ response to President Donald Trump’s controversial remarks about a federal judge. In a tweet, Grassley, the Senate Judiciary Committee chairman, mentioned Roberts’ interactions with the executive branch during the Obama administration. Grassley accused Roberts of […]
Sen. Chuck Grassley has some thoughts about Trump’s attacks on federal judges