Last week, the Supreme Court heard its last arguments for the current term. So what big decisions can we expect between now and late June? Here’s a look at 10 big cases in the Court’s pipeline.
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This weekend marked the anniversary of an important Supreme Court case that ended the Hollywood studio system and helped fuel the young television industry.
On May 2, 1972, FBI director J. Edgar Hoover died of heart disease at a Washington hospital, ending his 48-year total control over the federal agency he managed and created. Hoover, a power unto himself, actually started his professional career as a librarian and used those skills to shape the FBI.
Perhaps the most-interesting case heard this week in the Supreme Court affects the most Americans: Can police search your cellphone without obtaining a warrant, if you are arrested?
May 1 is Law Day, an event that honors “liberty, justice and equality under law which our forefathers bequeathed” to the United States. Learn more about 10 famous people who studied the law, from Abraham Lincoln to Nelson Mandela.