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Mass. Judge: Out-of-State Gay Couple Can Marry

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Bill Lets U.S. Citizens Be Held as Enemy Combatants

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Retired Justice Champions Judicial Independence

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Congress Hears HP Testimony on Spying

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House Panel Takes Up 'Pretexting' Practice

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Job Court: Sentencing Convicts to Work

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Inmate Questions California's Lethal Injections

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Details of the Senate's Detainee Bill

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Senate Votes to Approve Detainee Treatment Bill

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Marketplace Report: H.P. Lawyer to Testify on Spying

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Dozens in Va. Town Hit by Alleged Mortgage Scam

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A Look Ahead at the Supreme Court Docket

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Map Thief Sentenced in Federal Court

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White House Urged to Release Full Intel Report

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