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Supreme Court gives Trump go-ahead on border wall

July 27, 2019
Josh Gerstein | POLITICO
President Donald Trump scored a major victory at the Supreme Court on Friday, as the justices lifted a lower court order blocking a key part of his plan to expand the border wall with Mexico.
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John Paul Stevens: Unassuming but impactful over his 99 years

July 17, 2019
Joan Biskupic | CNN
To the very end, John Paul Stevens was a different kind of Supreme Court justice and a distinctive individual. He died at age 99 on Tuesday, practically with pen in hand, having just finished his third book and deeply engaged in debate on the law.
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Republican-appointed judges appear to side with Texas challenge to Obamacare

July 10, 2019
Joan Biskupic, Tami Luhby, Dan Berman | CNN
Two Republican-appointed judges hearing a Trump-backed challenge to Obamacare strongly suggested Tuesday that when Congress eliminated the penalty for not buying health insurance it threw the entire landmark health care law into question, including protections for those with pre-existing conditions.
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RBG's health, 2020 census, abortion: 10 big moments of Supreme Court's term

June 29, 2019
Joan Biskupic | CNN
The Supreme Court session that began last October and ended on Thursday unfolded against a volatile political background and as individual justices faced their own delicate dilemmas.
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Analyzing SCOTUS season

June 28, 2019
After the Supreme Court finished its term this week, the panelists recapped some of the group's recent decisions and discussed Carl Hulse's new book, "Confirmation Bias."
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Decision on gerrymandering brings new urgency to Democratic fight to win state seats

June 28, 2019
Robert Costa, John Wagner | The Washington Post
Democrats confronted a political thunderclap Thursday following the Supreme Court’s ruling that partisan gerrymandering is beyond the reach of federal courts, sparking outrage among party leaders and giving new urgency to efforts to win back state legislatures next year.
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Supreme Court decides federal courts cannot police gerrymandering

June 27, 2019
Pete Williams, Hallie Jackson | NBC News
The Supreme Court ruled that federal courts cannot rule in cases of partisan gerrymandering in cases from Maryland and North Carolina. NBC News' Pete Williams reports from the court steps.
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Supreme Court rules in case watched for impact on Trump pardons

June 18, 2019
Josh Gerstein, Natasha Bertrand | POLITICO
The Supreme Court ruled Monday in a closely watched “double jeopardy” case, issuing a decision that preserves states’ power to limit the impact of future pardons by President Donald Trump or his successors.
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Why Supreme Court ruling on Ind. abortion law reflects deep division

May 29, 2019
Lisa Desjardins | PBS NewsHour
For all of the recent attention on this issue, there is one key question that looms over the debate over abortion rights and access: What will the Supreme Court do?
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