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ABA asks Supreme Court to review Virginia’s post-conviction process in capital case

Judiciary

If confirmed, Merrick Garland might be the wealthiest Supreme Court justice

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Supreme Court splits 4-4 in challenge to Obama’s deferred-deportation program; injunction remains

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Supreme Court upholds affirmative action program at University of Texas

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Supreme Court says warrantless blood draws in DUI arrests are unconstitutional

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In an apparent first, Supreme Court opinion includes link shortener

Supreme Court Nominations

Merrick Garland gets ABA’s ‘well-qualified’ rating; ABA president calls for Senate action

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Supreme Court to consider president’s power to appoint high-level officials in acting capacity

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Supreme Court upholds patent review procedure used by Apple and Google to invalidate patents

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Private civil RICO plaintiffs can’t sue based on overseas injuries, Supreme Court rules

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Supreme Court rules for cop who seized drugs after unlawful stop; Sotomayor decries ‘carceral state’

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Supreme Court won’t hear challenge to assault weapons ban

Appellate Practice

After critics panned his most important SCOTUS argument, solicitor general learned this lesson

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Supreme Court decision leaves restructuring of Puerto Rico’s debt to Congress

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Supreme Court rules test for enhanced patent-infringement damages is too strict

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Puerto Rico isn’t a separate sovereign for double jeopardy purposes, SCOTUS rules

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Supreme Court rules federal judges have inherent power to recall discharged jurors to correct error

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DA-turned-justice violated due process by refusing to recuse in inmate’s appeal, Supreme Court rules

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Supreme Court to consider racial gerrymandering in Virginia case

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Supreme Court to consider standard used to evaluate death-row inmate’s intellectual disability