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Meandering argument showcases differing views about gambling on tribal lands in Texas

Tuesday’s argument in Ysleta del Sur Pueblo v. Texas was another instance of a common jurisprudential problem for the justices: how should a modern court, largely devoted to textualism in its statutory interpretation, deal with cases about Native American

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Justices probe states’ effort to defend Trump immigration rule after Biden stopped defending it in court

The Supreme Court heard oral argument on Wednesday in a case involving whether a group of states can defend a contentious Trump-era immigration policy known as the “public charge” rule after the Biden administration refused to do so. After nearly 90 minut

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Announcement of opinions for Thursday, Feb. 24

On Thursday, Feb. 24, we will be live blogging as the court releases opinions in one or more argued cases from the current term. The post Announcement of opinions for Thursday, Feb. 24 appeared first on SCOTUSblog.

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