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Death Penalty

Judge Kopf: I would uphold the death penalty for an innocent man rather than play games with the law

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Race makes a difference in society, Sotomayor says

Attorney Fees

Los Angeles to pay $725K to lawyers in homeless rights case

Death Penalty

Missouri carries out its 8th execution this year; four SCOTUS justices would have granted stay

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Who would Obama choose next for the Supreme Court?

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Some SCOTUS amicus briefs cite unsupported ‘facts’ and studies published only on the Internet

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Chemerinsky: What these 3 decisions tell us about SCOTUS inconsistency

Supreme Court Report

Home-care aides don’t owe union fees, but court stops short of overruling a key precedent

Criminal Justice

‘How many more riots will it take before the Supreme Court changes course?’ Chemerinsky asks

Judiciary

Santa Fe vacations are an annual event for Justice Ginsburg

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Rap music scholars aim to educate SCOTUS in threats case

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Ginsburg: Ferguson turmoil illustrates ‘real racial problem’ in America

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Tom Goldstein’s amicus brief is filed on behalf of no one, and doesn’t take sides

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Virginia gay-marriage licenses are put on hold after SCOTUS issues stay

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Is Breyer the ‘cold fish’ justice?

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Gay-marriage opponents cite SCOTUS summary dismissal in 1972; is it still good law?

Constitutional Law

4th Circuit panel refuses to stay same-sex marriage ruling

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Obama says he needs a Democratic Senate because ‘we’re going to have Supreme Court appointments’

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Is the public more accepting of unanimous SCOTUS opinions? Not necessarily, study suggests

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SCOTUS sends inmate’s claim he didn’t authorize cert petition to ethics board