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Nina Totenberg

Nina Totenberg appears in the following:

Supreme Court Declines To Reinstate North Carolina Voter Restrictions

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

After the high court struck down a key provision of the Voting Rights Act in 2013, North Carolina and other states enacted laws that critics said were aimed at making it harder for minorities to vote.

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Divided Supreme Court Refuses To Reinstate North Carolina Voter ID Law

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

In a 4 to 4 ruling, the Supreme Court Wednesday refused an emergency request from North Carolina Republicans to reinstate a controversial voting law.

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Stricter Voter ID And Other Voting Laws Rolled Back In Slew Of Court Decisions

Friday, August 05, 2016

Ahead of the November election, courts have fairly consistently struck down new voting restrictions, culminating in some big wins for civil rights forces, especially in North Carolina and Texas.

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How Tim Kaine Went From City Council To Vice Presidential Candidate

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Most Americans will get their first look at Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine on Wednesday night. The Democratic vice presidential candidate's career has focused on racial reconciliation and social justice.

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Meet Mike Pence, 'Midwestern Polite' With An Unrelenting Conservative Message

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

In choosing Pence, who addresses the Republican Convention on Wednesday, as his running mate, Donald Trump has reassured both establishment Republicans and social conservatives.

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Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg Apologizes For Trump Comments

Friday, July 15, 2016

Ruth Bader Ginsburg has expanded on her statement apologizing for her critical comments about Donald Trump. In an interview with NPR, Ginsburg sought to put the controversy behind her.

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Apologizes Over Recent Remarks About Donald Trump

Thursday, July 14, 2016

In an interview with NPR, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg reiterated her mea culpa Thursday over her "ill advised" public criticism of Donald Trump.

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Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Apologizes For Trump Comments

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg has apologized for remarks she made about Donald Trump. NPR's Nina Totenberg has the latest.

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Donald Trump Calls On Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg To Resign

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is calling on Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg to resign after she slammed him as a "faker."

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Supreme Court Concludes Session With Decision On Texas Abortion Law

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

NPR's Robert Siegel talks with NPR's Nina Totenberg and Tom Goldstein of SCOTUSblog about all the happenings this past session and the lack of a ninth justice on the court.

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Supreme Court Wraps Up Term With Far-Reaching Decision On Abortion

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

By a 5-to-3 vote, the court struck down a Texas law enacted in the name of protecting women's health. The court said the law was an unconstitutional sham aimed at limiting women's access to abortion.

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Supreme Court Overturns Texas Law Restricting Abortion

Monday, June 27, 2016

The Supreme Court ruled Monday on a case out of Texas with major implications for access to abortion services.

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Supreme Court Finds Texas Law On Abortion Providers Unconstitutional

Monday, June 27, 2016

The 2-year-old law required clinics that provide abortions to have surgical facilities and doctors to have hospital admitting privileges; the justices reversed a federal appeals court decision, 5-3.

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Sen. Elizabeth Warren: From Professor To Pugilist

Monday, June 27, 2016

Elizabeth Warren is a rock star in Democratic politics, and there are reports she's being vetted as a possible Clinton running mate. Yet just a few years ago, she was, in Washington terms, a nobody.

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Supreme Court Expected To Rule On Abortion Case

Sunday, June 26, 2016

Some are calling the case over a controversial Texas law the most important abortion rights case in a generation. The Supreme Court's ruling could affect millions of women in several states.

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The Man Who Argued Health Care For Obama Looks Back As He Steps Down

Saturday, June 25, 2016

The day after Solicitor General Donald Verrilli announced he was stepping down, he sat down with NPR's Nina Totenberg to reflect on his five years as the government's chief advocate.

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Supreme Court Issues Orders On Immigration, Affirmative Action

Friday, June 24, 2016

The high court deadlocked on one major issue but decided another — handing President Obama a setback on immigration but affirming a constitutional role for affirmative action in college admissions.

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Supreme Court Upholds Affirmative Action In College Admissions

Thursday, June 23, 2016

The Supreme Court upheld affirmative action in college admissions Thursday in a 4-3 ruling on the University of Texas' use of race as a factor in a program to increase diversity in the student body.

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Supreme Court Decisions Uphold Affirmative Action, Shelve Immigration Program

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Two major decisions from the high court Thursday: one upholding affirmative action in college admissions, and one shelving President Obama's program protecting immigrants in the country illegally.

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Evidence Found In Illegal Stops Backed By Justices, But Brings Fiery Dissent

Monday, June 20, 2016

Even if police halt someone for no reason, the Supreme Court said, if a reason to search them is discovered, anything found is admissible. Justice Sotomayor says that disproportionately hits the poor.

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