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By news On Tuesday, June 19th, 2018
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Supreme Court sidesteps major rulings on electoral map manipulation

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday dealt a setback to election reformers by declining to use high-profile cases from Wisconsin More...

By news On Monday, June 18th, 2018
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Supreme Court declines to curb electoral map manipulation

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday dealt a setback to election reformers by declining to use high-profile cases from Wisconsin and Maryland to curb the ability of state lawmakers to draw More...

By news On Monday, June 11th, 2018
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Supreme Court upholds Ohio voter registration purge policy

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday revived Ohio’s contentious policy of purging infrequent voters from its registration rolls, dealing a setback to voting rights proponents who said More...

By news On Thursday, June 7th, 2018
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UK top court says it can’t demand abortion law change in Northern Ireland

LONDON/BELFAST (Reuters) – Britain’s Supreme Court expressed the view on Thursday that Northern Ireland’s strict abortion law was incompatible with the European Convention on Human Rights, but added More...

By news On Thursday, June 7th, 2018
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Some U.S. states taking electoral maps out of politicians’ hands

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court is due to rule by the end of June on the contentious practice called partisan gerrymandering in which state legislators draw electoral maps designed to entrench More...

By news On Thursday, June 7th, 2018
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Legal denial of service to same-sex couples tied to mental distress

(Reuters Health) – Gay, lesbian and bisexual people living in states where it’s legal to deny services to same-sex couples may have an increased risk of mental illness even when they don’t personally More...

By news On Tuesday, June 5th, 2018
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U.S. Supreme Court backs Christian baker who rebuffed gay couple

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday handed a victory on narrow grounds to a Colorado baker who refused based on his Christian beliefs to make a wedding cake for a gay couple, stopping More...

By news On Tuesday, June 5th, 2018
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U.S. Supreme Court backs Christian baker who rebuffed gay couple

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday handed a victory on narrow grounds to a Colorado baker who refused based on his Christian beliefs to make a wedding cake for a gay couple, stopping More...

By news On Tuesday, June 5th, 2018
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U.S. high court throws out immigrant teen abortion ruling

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday threw out a lower court ruling that let a pregnant illegal immigrant minor held in federal immigration custody obtain an abortion last year at age More...

By news On Monday, June 4th, 2018
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Supreme Court backs Christian baker who spurned gay couple

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday handed a victory on narrow grounds to a Colorado Christian baker who refused for religious reasons to make a wedding cake for a gay couple, stopping More...