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Constitution Check: Is cohabitation the next constitutional right?

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Lyle Denniston looks at the long-term implications of a federal court ruling in Utah that permits reality TV star Kody Brown to practice religious cohabitation with multiple women.

Reality TV star may get his day in front of the Supreme Court

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Kody Brown, the star of the TV series Sister Wives, has won a key legal battle in his constitutional fight to Utah’s bigamy statute. The question now is if Brown’s case will make it to the highest court in the land.

Judge says NSA phone program violates Fourth Amendment

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The National Security Agency’s massive program to collect basic phone information about Americans is probably unconstitutional, a federal judge said in a decision he expects to be appealed.

Understanding an important First Amendment victory for reporters

Posted 4 months, 6 days ago.

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The legal victory secured by Fox News reporter Jana Winter this week could mark an important milestone in the fight for a national law that protects journalists’ First Amendment rights.

Legal pot states banking on Thursday secret panel meeting

Posted 4 months, 7 days ago.

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Aspiring legal marijuana producers and vendors in Colorado and Washington state have a lot riding on a closed-door meeting today held by an obscure Treasury Department group, which faces some interesting constitutional issues about a “growing” industry.