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Supreme Court Declines To Hear Challenge To Arkansas Abortion Law

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The U.S. Supreme Court rejected an appeal to an Arkansas law that would make it illegal to have a medication-induced abortion. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Supreme Court Leaves In Place Law That Effectively Bans Abortion By Pill — For Now

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The Supreme Court has ruled previously that police cannot search the private area around a house without a warrant, but the question here was whether the warrant requirement applied to motor vehicles parked within that area. Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call hide caption

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In Win For Privacy Rights, Court Says Police Need Warrant To Search Area Around Home

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Supreme Court Breaks Ground With Workers' Rights Ruling

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People wait in line to enter the U.S. Supreme Court last month. The court sided with businesses on not allowing class-action lawsuits for federal labor violations. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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Supreme Court Decision Delivers Blow To Workers' Rights

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, (right) prepare to talk to reporters following the weekly Senate Republican policy luncheon at the U.S. Capitol on May 15, 2018. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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The War Over Confirming Federal Judges Is Heating Up — Again

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Democrats Unlikely To Stop Any Trump Judicial Nominees

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High Court Strikes Down Law That Made Sports Gambling Illegal

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Proposition bets for Super Bowl LI are displayed at the Race & Sports SuperBook at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino on Jan. 26 in Las Vegas, Nev. — one of four states where sports betting is legal. Ethan Miller/Getty Images hide caption

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Sports Betting Ruling Could Have Consequences, Especially For College Athletes

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Supreme Court Appears Ready To Side With Trump Administration On Travel Ban

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Deeba Jafri gives Hena Zuberi a kiss as they protest in front of Supreme Court on Wednesday as the court heard arguments over the Trump Administration's travel ban. Tyrone Turner/WAMU hide caption

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In Intense Arguments, Supreme Court Appears Ready To Side With Trump On Travel Ban

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Former Central Intelligence Agency Director Gen. Michael Hayden, who served under Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama, has come out against the Trump travel ban. David Hume Kennerly/Getty Images hide caption

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Hayden: "I'm A Creature Of The Executive Branch"

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Justices May Not Disturb Status Quo When It Comes To Sales Tax For Online Purchases

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