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I’d Gladly Commit Sedition Tuesday For Another Hamburger Today — See Also

Ladies And Gentlemen Of The Jury, Would A Criminal Eat A Hamburger?: Bizarrely, this seems to be a defense getting workshopped in the Oath Keepers case. The Mute Button's Right There!: Judge and prosecutor have unfortunate moment. I Have A Dream...: That

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Supreme Court Justices Can, In Fact, Be Politicians

The unsuccessful presidential campaign wasn't the end of their career. The post Supreme Court Justices Can, In Fact, Be Politicians appeared first on Above the Law.

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Justices limit Social Security benefits of “dual-status” technicians in National Guard

Thursday’s decision in Babcock v. Kijakazi resolved a technical question about the Social Security benefits available to a small group of National Guard workers: pre-1984 dual-status military technicians. By an 8-1 vote, the court approved the government’

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Court will take up five new cases, including lawsuit from football coach who wanted to pray on the field

In a term in which the justices are already slated to weigh in on disputes over public funding for private schools that teach religion, the role of spiritual advisers in the execution chamber, and the flying of a religious flag on a city flag pole,... The

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