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A demonstrator rallies outside the U.S. Chamber of Commerce against the Supreme Court's decision in favor of Citizens United five years ago. Eight protesters at the Supreme Court were arrested and charged. Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Former air marshal Robert MacLean blew the whistle after he was informed that missions on overnight, long-distance flights were being canceled. The announcement came just days after air marshals were warned of terrorist threats. LM Otero/AP hide caption

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Supreme Court Rules In Favor Of Air Marshal Whistleblower

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Supreme Court Rules On 2 Prisoner Rights Cases

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Thirty-nine states elect some or all of their judges, and 30 of them bar personal solicitations in order to preserve judicial impartiality. Keith Srakocic/AP hide caption

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Supreme Court Examines Gray Area In Judicial Campaigning

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Judge Adrian Adams is helped with his robe by his daughters during a robing ceremony Friday in Gretna, La. Adams won a race for 24th Judicial District Court in November behind a campaign that raised a modest $22,350, including several four-figure donations from attorneys and law firms. Louisiana law, like Florida law, bars judicial candidates from personally soliciting campaign contributions. Brett Duke/The Times-Picayune/Landov hide caption

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Should Judicial Candidates Be Allowed To Solicit Campaign Money?

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In 2010, Moones Mellouli was arrested for driving under the influence and having four Adderall pills in his sock. He was subsequently deported. iStockPhoto hide caption

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Supreme Court Considers Whether A Sock Is Drug Paraphernalia

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Political signs in Gilbert, Ariz. are permitted to be larger and stay up longer than "directional" signs like those pointing residents to local church services. Bruce Ellefson/ADF hide caption

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In Battle Over Church Signs, Is Ariz. Town Being 'A Little Unreasonable'?

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The U.S. Supreme Court hears arguments Monday in a case that looks at how municipal governments may regulate where and when signs are posted. Rick Bowmer/AP hide caption

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Supreme Court Sees The Signs — But Can They Stay?

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Supreme Court To Hear Case Against Obamacare In 2015

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