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States move to tackle drone privacy issues on their own

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Domestic drones that can track your movement in public places are on their way to local law enforcement officials, but some state lawmakers are moving on their own to stop them.

Constitution Check: Is the court going to take a pass on same-sex marriage?

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Lyle Denniston explains the key role Justice Anthony Kennedy played in Tuesday’s Proposition 8 arguments, and why a stalemate could be in store.

Does the Constitution protect Amanda Knox from a murder retrial?

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The stunning decision in Italy on Tuesday to retry American citizen Amanda Knox for murder has some people crying foul. But could Knox be protected by the U.S. Constitution?

Supreme Court seems uneasy after Prop 8 testimony

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Early reports about today’s Supreme Court hearing on California’s Proposition 8 indicate a potential June ruling may let a lower-court decision stand in the same-sex marriage case.

Update: Pennsylvania’s historic vote to end booze control

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Late on Thursday night, Pennsylvania’ House of Representatives approved a law to end the state’s Prohibition-era monopoly on alcohol sales.