The Supreme Court could make landmark rulings on three major issues this week, weighing affirmative action in higher education, the Voting Rights Act section 5, and California’s Proposition 8 and the federal Defense of Marriage Act, which both involve same-sex marriage.
The ritual of a justice reading decisions from the bench begins at 10 a.m. Monday. SCOTUSblog’s live blog, below, starts around 9 a.m. The Court still has 11 cases for which to announce decisions.
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