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The Supreme Court has sealed documents related to a death penalty case in Alabama, an unusual step for the court. Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Supreme Court Pressed For Sealed Documents In Death Penalty Case

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Supreme Court Weighs In On Indiana Case Concerning Abortion

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An abortion-rights supporter argues with an anti-abortion-rights protester in front of the U.S. Supreme Court on May 21 during demonstrations in defense of abortion rights. Anna Gassot/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Alabama Abortion Law Could Make Its Way To The Supreme Court

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Amid controversy and criticism from religious groups on the right and left about their decisions in recent death penalty cases, the U.S. Supreme Court's five-man majority is striking back. Eric Baradat/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Supreme Court Justices Neil Gorsuch (left) and Brett Kavanaugh wrote opposing opinions in a high-profile case involving Apple's App Store. The two Trump appointees are seen here at the Capitol in February. Doug Mills/Pool / Reuters hide caption

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Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens, pictured in 2014, says he can no longer get around the tennis court safely, but he can play a decent game of Ping-Pong. William Thomas Cain/Getty Images hide caption

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Retired Justice John Paul Stevens Talks History, His New Book And Ping-Pong

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Supreme Court Appears To Favor Allowing Census Citizenship Question

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Supreme Court To Hear Controversial Census Citizenship Question

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The Supreme Court justices are hearing oral arguments Tuesday over the citizenship question the Trump administration wants to add to forms for the 2020 census. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Supreme Court Appears To Lean Toward Allowing Census Citizenship Question

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Los Angeles artist Erik Brunetti, the founder of the streetwear clothing company "FUCT," leaves the Supreme Court after his trademark case was argued on Monday. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Supreme Court Dances Around The F-Word With Real Potential Financial Consequences

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Without Using Profanity, Supreme Court Justices Discuss Case Centered On Bad Language

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