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Trump Administration Can't Block Immigrant Teens From Getting Abortions, Court Rules
By Mica Rosenberg, Reuters
The DC Circuit ruled the administration can't block pregnant teenagers who are undocumented from obtaining abortions, in line with Supreme Court precedent.
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Brett Kavanaugh Still Has A Lifetime Judgeship If He Doesn't Get On The Supreme Court
Will Democrats investigate or impeach the D.C. Circuit judge if they get a chance?
Brett Kavanaugh On Guantanamo Detainees: International Law Doesn't Matter
Trump's Supreme Court nominee spent years defending the government's right to imprison some people without charge.
2 Teen Immigrants In Custody Can Obtain Abortions, Federal Judge Orders
But the Justice Department immediately moves to appeal the case of one 17-year-old.
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Appeals Court: Teen Immigrant Can Get Abortion Over Trump Administration Objections
Ryan J. Reilly
The ruling tosses out a decision by a panel of federal appeals court judges.
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Appeals Court Lets Trump Administration Keep Blocking Undocumented Teen's Abortion
Ryan J. Reilly
The 17-year-old received permission from a state judge on Sept. 25 to make her own decision about her pregnancy. But the government won't let her carry it out.
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Citizens United Has Been A Disaster For The Country
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Floyd Abrams, who represented Senator Mitch McConnell in the Supreme Court in the Citizens United case, wrote an op-ed in
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Detained Immigrant Teen's Abortion Delayed Again By Appeals Court
A lower court previously ruled that the government must allow "Jane Doe" to undergo the procedure on Friday or Saturday.
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DC Just Sacrificed A Gun Control Law To Help Other Places Save Theirs
“It’s a very courageous decision by D.C."
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The Regulation Myth
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The rule of law does not inhibit commerce; it makes it possible.
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Murder Conviction Overturned In Infamous Blackwater Massacre Case
By Lawrence Hurley, Reuters
Fourteen unarmed Iraqi civilians were killed at a Baghdad traffic circle in 2007.
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Court Ruling Throws A Wrench In Trump's Obamacare Sabotage Plan
States have standing to fight a lawsuit threatening billions in funding for health insurers, an appeals court said.
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Great Lakes Wolves To Remain On Endangered Species List, Court Rules
Conservationists say the decision could help save other imperiled wildlife.
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Appeals Court Blocks D.C. Gun Law Restricting Concealed Carry
The 2-1 ruling struck down the local government’s third major attempt in 40 years to limit handgun rights.
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Courts Must Hold Executive Branch Accountable For Drone Strikes
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