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House lawyer to argue at SCOTUS census case

April 13, 2019
Josh Gerstein | POLITICO
The Supreme Court has agreed to hear from a lawyer for the Democrat-led House when the justices take up a case later this month challenging the Trump administration’s decision to add a question about citizenship to the 2020 census.
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What’s at stake in Supreme Court consideration of redistricting

March 27, 2019
Amna Nawaz | The PBS NewsHour
In a pair of cases that could prove to be the most consequential of the term, justices heard challenges to congressional maps drawn by North Carolina Republicans and Maryland Democrats to maximize their chances of winning.
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3 stories you might have missed

March 20, 2019
Have you been keeping up? Check out these stories you might have missed.
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Supreme Court Allows Trump Administration to Implement Transgender Restrictions in Military

January 23, 2019
Nancy Youssef, Brent Kendall | The Wall Street Journal
The Supreme Court intervened on one Trump administration priority Tuesday but sidestepped another, allowing restrictions on military service by transgender individuals to be put in place while avoiding for now the White House’s bid to cancel protections for some young illegal immigrants.
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3 stories you might have missed

January 9, 2019
Have you been keeping up this week? Check out these stories you might have missed.
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WATCH: 3 stories you might have missed

December 12, 2018
Have you been keeping up this week? Check out these stories you might have missed.
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WATCH: 3 stories you might have missed

November 28, 2018
Have you been keeping up this week? Check out these stories you might have missed.
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Kavanaugh joins court, with few signs of bruising confirmation fight

October 10, 2018
Josh Gerstein | Politico
Newly minted Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh took part in his first oral argument session at the high court Tuesday, looking a bit skittish at the outset but soon wading into a lively discussion among the justices about how much force is needed to make a robbery violent under federal law.
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New justice on the bench: Kavanaugh's first Supreme Court cases

October 9, 2018
Pete Williams | NBC News
After the high drama of his confirmation, Brett Kavanaugh joins a U.S. Supreme Court term that is off to one of its least momentous starts in well over a decade, giving him an opportunity to settle in as the newest justice.
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