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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

The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press and NPR filed a motion to release sealed documents related to an Alabama death penalty case. Sealing documents is an unusual move by the high court.

Author and former prosecutor Linda Fairstein is facing backlash and calls to boycott her books after the portrayal of her in a new Netflix series about the Central Park Five. Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images hide caption

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Opinion: Ex-Prosecutor Faces Harsh Criticism After 'Central Park 5' Netflix Series

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Cedar Stone Nym
Flipped Nym
Away with the Fairies Philanthrope, Sleepy Fish
Farewell Stan Forebee
Neighborhoods Yppah

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'Something To Hold': Why This Self-Produced Jazz Singer Made A Physical CD In 2019

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Circus Life Judy Wexler
Movin' Joakim Karud, Blue Wednesday
Love Mode Joakim Karud

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Supreme Court Pressed For Sealed Documents In Death Penalty Case

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Fifzteen You S***!
Waves
August Day Song Bebel Gilberto
Such a Night Dr. John
Della, Pt. 2 Dr. John

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