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Constitution Check: Has the Supreme Court killed off the Constitution?

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Lyle Denniston looks at the long-term meanings behind the Supreme Court’s health care ruling, what Chief Justice John Roberts was thinking and what it could all mean for the election.

Constitution Check: Is the Supreme Court showing a political bias?

Posted 1 year, 9 months ago.

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Lyle Denniston looks at claims that the nine Supreme Court justices aren’t making decisions independent of political parties.

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Narrow ruling on TV profanity and nudity

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Lyle Denniston explains what Thursday’s Supreme Court decision on television obscenity means, and why the court didn’t settle the First Amendment debate involving broadcasters, live profanity and brief images of nudity.

Supreme Court rules on TV nudity, not on health care

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The Supreme Court, as expected, didn’t rule on health care on Thursday, but it did rule on an important case involving nudity and cursing that included the F-word, Cher and George Carlin in its decision.

Constitution Check: Will the courts overturn the new deportation reprieve?

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Lyle Denniston looks at the chances of success for a threatened lawsuit from GOP Rep. Steve King over the Obama administration’s latest immigration-policy moves.