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Announcement of opinions for Tuesday, April 18

On Tuesday, April 18, we live blogged as the court released its opinion in New York v. New Jersey. Click here for a list of FAQs about opinion announcements.   The post Announcement of opinions for Tuesday, April 18 appeared first on S

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The morning read for Tuesday, April 18

Each weekday, we select a short list of news articles, commentary, and other noteworthy links related to the Supreme Court. Here’s the Tuesday morning read: Supreme Court hears appeal of postal worker who didn’t work Sundays in dispute over religious acco

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Justices lean toward split decision for suits challenging misleading securities registration statements

Monday’s arguments in Slack Technologies v. Pirani suggest a court leaning toward a split decision, rejecting liability under only one of the two securities-law statutes at issue in the case.  Slack Technologies asks the court to apply two provisions

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Justices look for common ground in postal worker’s religious liberty case

The Supreme Court heard oral argument on Tuesday in a case that asking the justices to decide how far employers must go to accommodate the religious practices of their employees. Federal law bars employers from discriminating against workers for practicin

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