Jun 25

Supreme Court sets timing for same-sex marriage rulings



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Without saying it directly on Tuesday, the Supreme Court set the day and time for its historic rulings on same-sex marriage on Wednesday.



Jun 25

Supreme Court strikes down key part of Voting Rights Act



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The Supreme Court on Tuesday struck down a key part of the historic Voting Rights Act of 1965, sending the section that determines which states need extra attention about discrimination back to Congress to be re-written.



Jun 24

Supreme Court sends affirmative action case back to lower court



Posted 9 months, 25 days ago.

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The first of three widely followed Supreme Court cases this week is out, and court ruled in a 7-1 vote against a lower court’s decision about the University of Texas’ affirmative action policy.



Jun 24

Understanding Snowden and the Espionage Act in three minutes



Posted 9 months, 25 days ago.

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Former CIA analyst Edward Snowden is seeking a safe haven after leaving Hong Kong after being charged with Espionage Act violations by the U.S. government. So how is a citizen charged as a spy, when he reveals information to the press?



Jun 24

Supreme Court starts a hectic final week



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The Supreme Court announced three more decisions last Thursday, but it looks more and more like a set of historic cases will come down to the wire this week.