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The Other Shoe Drops — See Also

It's All On The Table Now: Alito's Dobbs opinion came out virtually unchanged. Justice Thomas clarified that Griswold, Lawrence, and Obergefell are next. Some Firms Have The Right Idea: This Biglaw firm is giving associates some comfort and support. And t

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Announcement of opinions for Friday, June 24 (complete)

On Friday, June 24, we live blogged as the court released opinions in Becerra v. Empire Health Foundation and Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization. Click here for a list of FAQs about opinion announcements. The post Annou

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The morning read for Friday, June 24

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 Friday morning read: Confidence in U.S. Supre

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A ruling that curtails the All Writs Act in habeas proceedings will be felt by state prisoners and federal courts

The Supreme Court in Shoop v. Twyford continued its sustained assault on efforts by prisoners to challenge their state-court convictions and sentences in federal court. In Tuesday’s 5-4 decision, the justices limited the ability of federal courts to use t

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