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Dorothy’s Issue Spotter — See Also

We're Off To See The Wizard: The wonderful wizard of trusts & estates. Ken Paxton's Ethics Troubles: He can't investigate his way out of this. Britney Spears's Legal Woes Continue: Okay stans, looks like we need a new hashtag. Reminder: Arming teacher

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The morning read for Thursday, May 26

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: Supreme Court may soon

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A capital case that tests the right to represent oneself at trial

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. We have two new cases to discuss this week — one unequivocal relist, and one kinda-s

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Justices decline to block Biden policy on social costs of greenhouse gases

The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a plea from Louisiana and nine other states to bar federal agencies from considering the social costs of greenhouse gases as part of their decision-making process. In a brief, unsigned order, the justices declined to

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