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The morning read for Thursday, June 16

Each weekday, we select a short list of news articles, commentary, and other noteworthy links related to the Supreme Court. To suggest a piece for us to consider, email us at [email protected]. Here’s the Thursday morning read: Ginni Thomas corr

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Divided court rejects Texas’ bid to control gambling in tribal casinos

Wednesday’s decision in Ysleta del Sur Pueblo v. Texas resolves a longstanding dispute about the ability of Texas to control gambling on the lands of two of the Native American tribes that reside there. The answer the court gave was a stern rebuke, vitiat

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Supreme Court, once again, rejects California treatment of arbitration

The holding of Wednesday’s decision in Viking River Cruises v. Moriana will surprise nobody. As it has so many times before, the Supreme Court rejected California’s treatment of arbitration under California law, in this case California’s Private Attorneys

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Vaccine requirements, cancer claims, and circuit splits

The Relist Watch column examines cert petitions that the Supreme Court has “relisted” for its upcoming conference. A short explanation of relists is available here.  As October Term 2021 winds to a close, the Supreme Court is holding its penultimate

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