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Penn State’s civil liability may be tied to Supreme Court precedents

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A damning internal investigation of Penn State and former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky might lead to more awareness of the civil liability of some public universities.

Constitution Check: Does failure to strike down a law mean it has been upheld?

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Lyle Denniston looks at claims the Supreme Court really upheld the most controversial part of Arizona’s immigration law, when in fact that might not be an accurate statement.

Portman seems to lead in vice presidential sweepstakes

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In the constant guessing game over Mitt Romney’s running mate, Ohio U.S. senator Rob Portman appears to be the current front runner.

Constitution Check: What does “Chief” in “Chief Justice” mean?

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Lyle Denniston looks at upcoming challenges for Chief Justice John Roberts, in the aftermath of apparent inside leaks about the court’s deliberation on the health care decision.

Cleveland is television ground zero for 2012 election

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If television ad spending is a barometer of what matters in the 2012 election, the city of Cleveland looks like Ground Zero in the battle for the White House.