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Supreme Court questions Calif. law regarding anti-abortion centers

Critics say Informed Choices peddles inaccurate advice and tricks women into thinking it may provide referrals for abortion. Must credit: Photo by Nic Coury for The Washington Post

Conservative justices on the Supreme Court indicated Tuesday that requiring anti-abortion pregnancy centers in California to notify women that the state provides free or low-cost health care, contraception services and abortion could violate free speech rights.

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Judges can decide Md. district’s validity, GOP voters tell justices

In deciding about about the drawing of Maryland’s 6th Congressional District, shown in this photo illustration of the U.S. Supreme Court. (Maximilian Franz)

In their last filing before the Supreme Court hears their appeal, Republican voters told the justices Tuesday that federal judges can determine if Maryland’s Democratic-led General Assembly unconstitutionally redrew a congressional district to replace a GOP House member with a ...

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ACLU opposes a dozen states in Md. redistricting case

In deciding about about the drawing of Maryland’s 6th Congressional District, shown in this photo illustration of the U.S. Supreme Court. (Maximilian Franz)

A dozen states have come out in support of Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh’s request that the U.S. Supreme Court uphold a congressional district Republican voters say the state’s Democratic-led General Assembly redrew unconstitutionally to replace a GOP House ...

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American Legion will appeal ‘Bladensburg Cross’ ruling to Supreme Court

The Bladensburg Cross (file photo)

The American Legion will appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court a lower court’s ruling that a 40-foot-tall cross erected as a war memorial on state-owned land in Bladensburg violates the constitutional separation of church and state, though it is used ...

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Supreme Court declines to decide fate of ‘Dreamers’ just yet

To achieve a Republican takeover of federal appellate courts, President Donald Trump will have to wait for Democrat-appointed judges to retire or die. Of 164 active appeals judges, 22 are older than 75. (Carolyn Kaster/AP file photo)

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Monday rejected the Trump administration’s highly unusual bid to bypass a federals appeals court and get the justices to intervene in the fate of a program that protects hundreds of thousands of young immigrants ...

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