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The Supreme Court’s brave new rights

By Mary Reichard
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Supreme Court | By a vote of 5-4, the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday granted a new constitutional right: The right of same-sex couples to receive marriage licenses nationwide…

High court defines rights of suspects, immigrants, and death-row inmates

High court defines rights of suspects, immigrants, and death-row inmates

By Mary Reichard
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Supreme Court | The U.S. Supreme Court, near the end of its term, issued nine decisions last week. From issues of child-abuse to bath salts, here are some of the cases you…

Gun owners upset Supreme Court let San Francisco law stand

By Mary Reichard
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Gun Rights | Under lock and key. The U.S. Supreme Court upset Second Amendment advocates last week by not taking a case, and two justices who would have taken it issued a…

Supreme Court sets legal standards for online rants

By Mary Reichard
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Supreme Court | A U.S. Supreme Court ruling last week upset many people who thought the court rewarded a man who frightened his ex-wife with his social media postings.

Freedom was worth the fight

By Mary Reichard
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History | A 91-year-old D-Day veteran says he would do it all over again

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and the federal death penalty

By Mary Reichard
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Death Penalty | A death sentence hangs over 21-year-old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev after a federal jury in Boston condemned him two weeks ago. The same panel convicted Tsarnaev on all…

Supreme Court clearing docket with rulings on police, guns, and money

By Mary Reichard
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Supreme Court | Use of force.The U.S. Supreme Court handed down six rulings last week—four unanimous, one a 5-4 split, and another 6-2. In the last ruling, Justice Stephen…

Presidential candidates make much of foreign policy

By Kent Covington & Mary Reichard
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Campaign 2016 | The staff of The World and Everything in It has profiled 22 possible 2016 presidential candidates in its “White House Wednesday” series. Now they take a look

Nearly a year after Hobby Lobby, contraceptive mandate still unresolved

By Mary Reichard
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Healthcare Mandate | The U.S. Supreme Court is in decision-making and opinion-writing mode now, having heard all oral arguments for the 2014-2015 term. Meanwhile, lower courts are…

Supreme Court questions treatment of arrestees

By Mary Reichard
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Supreme Court | After a series of African-American men died at the hands of police, the U.S. Supreme Court case of Michael Kingsley couldn’t be more relevant. It questions…

Kennedy’s doctrine of dignity weighs heavily in marriage debate

By Mary Reichard
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Supreme Court | Marriage as it has always been understood had its day in court. But throughout the 2 1/2-hour oral arguments over same-sex marriage last week at the Supreme…

A traffic stop is a traffic stop and nothing more, Supreme Court rules

A traffic stop is a traffic stop and nothing more, Supreme Court rules

By Mary Reichard
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Supreme Court | Tomorrow is the big day at the U.S. Supreme Court, with a 2 1/2-hour argument scheduled to debate whether the 14th Amendment requires states to issue marriage…

 
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