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Announcement of orders and opinions for Monday, Jan. 24 (complete)

We live blogged as the court released the Jan. 24 order list and the opinion in Hughes v. Northwestern University. Click here for a list of FAQs about opinion announcements. The post Announcement of orders and opinions for Monday, Jan. 24 (compl

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The morning read for Monday, Jan. 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 Monday morning read: Major questions fro

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Court will hear challenges to affirmative action at Harvard and University of North Carolina

The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to reconsider the role of race in college admissions. In a brief order, the justices agreed to take up two cases asking them to overrule their landmark 2003 decision in Grutter v. Bollinger, holding that the University o

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Justices take up cases on power of district courts and regulation of wetlands

The Supreme Court on Monday morning issued orders from the justices’ private conference on Friday, Jan. 21. In addition to taking up the issue of race in college admissions (covered here), the justices added two other cases to their docket for next term.

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