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Court allows elite Virginia high school to keep admissions policy while legal challenge continues

The Supreme Court on Monday rejected a request to temporarily block a school board in the Washington, D.C., suburbs from using its new admissions policy to select students for a STEM magnet school widely regarded as one of the best in the country. The sch

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One of Trump’s signature immigration policies is back before the Supreme Court

On Tuesday morning, the Supreme Court will hear oral argument in Biden v. Texas, in which the justices will decide whether the Biden administration must continue to enforce a Trump-era program known as the “remain in Mexico” policy, which requires asylum

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High school football coach who prayed at midfield gets warm reception from some justices

During nearly two hours of oral argument on Monday, a majority of the Supreme Court appeared sympathetic to a high school football coach who sued his school district after he lost his job because of his post-game prayers at the 50-yard line. It was unclea

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Court adds new cases on DNA testing for inmates, personal jurisdiction for corporations

The Supreme Court on Monday added two new cases to the merits docket for the 2022-23 term. The new grants came on a list of orders issued from the justices’ private conference last week. The justices agreed to hear the case of Texas inmate Rodney... The p

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