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How Do Americans Feel About The Courts? Let Hollywood Be The Judge

With all the recent talk about politics and the judiciary, NPR's Bob Mondello has been thinking about how judges are depicted on screen. He takes us on a tour from Duck Soup to Judgment at Nuremberg.

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Are Routine Pelvic Exams A Must? Evidence Is Lacking, Task Force Says

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About 35 percent of the patients at this clinic in York, Pa., receive Medicaid. The clinic offers STD testing, cancer screening and contraception services as well as abortion services. Sarah McCammon/NPR hide caption

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Public Clinics Fear Federal Cuts To Planned Parenthood Would Strand Patients

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Piro Garcia's employees — like this one — are struggling to keep his two taco trucks open without their owner, who is awaiting deportation. John Burnett/NPR hide caption

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Piro's Taco Trucks Are Beloved. Now He Is Facing Deportation

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Rod Rosenstein's confirmation hearing to become deputy attorney general on Tuesday became much more about his superiors than his career. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Hearing For Deputy Attorney General Nominee Focuses On Sessions, Russia

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How Do Americans Feel About The Courts? Let Hollywood Be The Judge

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