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Supreme Court Hears Case Over Total Wine's Desire To Expand Into Tennessee

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This is Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's third bout with cancer. In 1999, she was treated for colorectal cancer; in 2009, it was pancreatic cancer. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Undergoes Surgery For Lung Cancer

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Chief Justice John Roberts administers the constitutional oath to Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh as his wife, Ashley Kavanaugh, holds the Bible. They're accompanied by their daughters, Margaret and Liza. U.S. Supreme Court via Getty Images hide caption

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Planned Parenthood opened its new headquarters in Washington, D.C., in September. The Supreme Court declined to take up a key case, a big win for the organization. Nikki Kahn/The Washington Post/Getty Images hide caption

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Double Jeopardy Case Heard By Supreme Court Could Have Implications For Mueller

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A decision barring dual prosecutions could allow some of those already convicted in special counsel Robert Mueller's probe to get off scot-free if President Trump were to pardon them. Andrew Burton/Getty Images hide caption

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This Supreme Court Case Could Impact The Mueller Probe And Boost Trump's Pardon Power

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The U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments Wednesday on whether a state has to adhere to the Eighth Amendment's excessive fines clause. That could have consequences for civil forfeiture in crimes. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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Supreme Court Appears Ready To Make It Harder For States To Confiscate Property

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Supreme Court To Take Up Ban On Excessive Fines

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Supreme Court: Should Eastern Oklahoma Be Considered An Indian Reservation?

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Chief Justice John Roberts says the Supreme Court "doesn't have Obama judges, or Trump judges, Bush judges or Clinton judges." Win McNamee/AP hide caption

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Chief Justice Roberts Issues Rare Rebuke To Trump; Trump Fires Back

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Federal Judge Orders White House To Restore Press Credentials To CNN's Jim Acosta

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