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Justices are asked to block Biden’s student-loan relief plan

A Wisconsin taxpayers group came to the Supreme Court on Wednesday, asking the justices to block the Biden administration’s student-loan forgiveness program while litigation over the program continues in a lower court. Telling the justices that the progra

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Court denies mental incompetency plea in Oklahoma execution case

The Supreme Court on Wednesday declined to block the execution of an Oklahoma man with schizophrenia, rejecting a claim from his legal team that he does not understand the reason for his execution. Benjamin Cole is scheduled to be executed by lethal injec

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From Zealous Defense To Zealous Prodding: Ketanji’s Questions Keep Counsel On Their Toes

Some cold calls you can't pass on. This is one of them. The post From Zealous Defense To Zealous Prodding: Ketanji’s Questions Keep Counsel On Their Toes appeared first on Above the Law.

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One Lawmaker Wants To Force The Navy’s Hand On Emergency Sealift Capacity

Congress has long been irritated by the Navy’s pace for sealift recap. One lawmaker says he’s ready to shake things up. The post One Lawmaker Wants To Force The Navy’s Hand On Emergency Sealift Capacity appeared first on Above the Law.

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