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Officers question award of post-mortem damages under Section 1983

The Petitions of the Week column highlights a selection of cert petitions recently filed in the Supreme Court. A list of all petitions we’re watching is available here. When a person is killed, the damages that their descendants or families can receive va

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With Justice Breyer’s retirement, the court loses a pragmatist (and some laughs)

Justice Stephen Breyer retired on June 30 after 28 years on the court. This article is the final entry in a symposium on his jurisprudence. Anastasia Boden is a senior attorney and Elizabeth Slattery is a senior legal fellow at Pacific Legal Foundation, a

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