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Supreme Court Unanimously Rules Constitutional Ban On High Fines Applies To States
By Mark Sherman, AP
The ruling could help efforts to rein in police seizure of property from criminal suspects.
Clarence Thomas Calls For Review Of Landmark New York Times Libel Case
The New York Times Co. v. Sullivan set an important standard on First Amendment rights a half-century ago.
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Returns To Supreme Court Bench For First Oral Arguments Since Surgery
She had missed a round of oral arguments in January, the first time she had been absent from them since her appointment to the court in 1993.
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Virginia Wants To Ban Uranium Mining. The Supreme Court Will Decide If It Can.
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The case flips traditional views of federal and state power.
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Supreme Court Will Hear Case Challenging Citizenship Question In 2020 Census
A federal judge in New York blocked the Trump administration from adding the question earlier this year.
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Returns To Work At The Supreme Court
The Supreme Court associate justice had been working from home after receiving treatment for cancer.
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Susan Collins Defends Brett Kavanaugh's Abortion Vote
The senator said Kavanaugh took a “logical approach” when the Supreme Court justice voted to uphold an anti-abortion law in Louisiana.
Democrats Come For Susan Collins After Brett Kavanaugh Backs Anti-Abortion Law
Demand Justice is running ads reminding Maine voters that their senator, who claims to support abortion rights, voted to confirm Kavanaugh.
Michelle Carter's Texting-Suicide Case Is Aiming For The Supreme Court
“This is an extremely important issue,” her lawyer told The Boston Herald.
Dominique Ray, Muslim Inmate, Executed After Appeal Over Spiritual Adviser Fails
By Kim Chandler, AP
Ray argued his religious rights were violated since Alabama law would not allow his imam to be present at the execution.
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Supreme Court Blocks Louisiana Abortion Clinic Law
Chief Justice John Roberts joined the court's four liberals in putting a hold on the law.
These Pending Cases Could Decide The Future Of Abortion Rights In America
At least 16 cases could come before the newly right-leaning Supreme Court, potentially wreaking havoc on Roe v. Wade.
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Makes First Public Appearance Since Surgery
The outing was the Supreme Court justice's first public appearance since her successful cancer surgery in December.
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Trump's Pick To Replace Brett Kavanaugh Could Face An Ugly Confirmation Fight
D.C. Circuit Court nominee Neomi Rao wrote articles denouncing "special treatment for minority students" and blaming women for date rape.
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How Liberals Learned To Love Scalia-Style Constitutional Originalism
Progressives lean into the Constitution with the new conservative Supreme Court.
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Transgender Military Personnel In Limbo Over Trump's Ban Plan Speak Out
By David Crary, AP
“We have optimism that we’re going to win the war,” one activist said.
Iowa Abortion Law Ruled Unconstitutional
Iowa's "fetal heartbeat" law, the strictest abortion ban in the nation, has been ruled unconstitutional by a state court.
Supreme Court Approves President Trump’s Transgender Military Ban
The U.S. Supreme Court will allow President Donald Trump’s administration to enforce transgender military restrictions.
Senator Tammy Duckworth Slams Transgender Military Ban, Recalling Near-Death Experience
Duckworth, an Iraq War veteran, denounced the Supreme Court decision allowing President Donald Trump's ban as "disheartening."
Andrew Cuomo Signs Abortion Bill Into Law, Codifying Roe v. Wade
The law will protect the landmark decision in the event that it is overturned by the Supreme Court.
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Supreme Court Leaves DACA Alone, Giving Democrats Little Incentive To Compromise
President Donald Trump proposed extending protections for certain Dreamers as part of a compromise to end the government shutdown.
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Supreme Court Agrees To Hear A Second Amendment Case For The First Time In 9 Years
The appeal was filed by three New York residents and New York’s National Rifle Association.
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Supreme Court Permits Trump's Transgender Military Ban To Move Forward
The 5-4 ruling temporarily reinstates the ban, but several lawsuits in lower courts are still pending.
'Fox & Friends' Apologizes For Airing Graphic That Implied Ruth Bader Ginsburg Died
Fox News' Steve Doocy blamed a "technical error" for the image, which incorrectly suggested that the Supreme Court justice had died.
Supreme Court Was Set To Meet Over Mueller Foreign Mystery Corporation
Company wants to file appeal under secret seal; reporters are arguing that case should be made public.
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How To Prepare For The End Of Roe v. Wade
It's time to face the very real possibility that the Supreme Court could make it nearly impossible to get an abortion.
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