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Nina Totenberg

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Supreme Court Hears Arguments In Obamacare Birth Control Challenge

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

The Supreme Court heard arguments Wednesday in a case challenging an Obamacare provision on birth control coverage on religious freedom grounds.

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Birth Control At The Supreme Court: Does Free Coverage Violate Religious Freedom?

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Religious schools and other nonprofits like the Littler Sisters of the Poor say the government's workaround for birth control still imposes a burden on their freedom.

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Are Stun Guns Protected By Second Amendment? Supreme Court Suggests Yes

Monday, March 21, 2016

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed without dissent that a controversial gun law permitting citizens to keep a gun for self-defense also applies to a stun gun.

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Why President Obama Picked The 'Only White Guy' On His Shortlist

Friday, March 18, 2016

In an interview with NPR, the president says Senate Republicans owe it to the Founding Fathers to give Judge Merrick Garland a Supreme Court confirmation vote.

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Judge Merrick Garland To Meet Senators

Thursday, March 17, 2016

President Obama's Supreme Court nominee will meet with senators on Thursday. Most Senate Republicans had vowed to halt Obama's nomination, but some now appear more welcoming than the majority.

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Obama To Nominate Judge Merrick Garland To Fill Supreme Court Vacancy

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

President Obama said Wednesday he would nominate Judge Merrick Garland to fill the Supreme Court vacancy left when Justice Antonin Scalia died. We learn more about Garland and his judicial record.

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Obama Picks Merrick Garland For Supreme Court Seat

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

President Obama is announcing his nomination to the Supreme Court on Wednesday: Judge Merrick Garland. Will the Senate stick to its position that it won't act on any nomination?

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Merrick Garland Has A Reputation Of Collegiality, Record Of Republican Support

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Merrick Garland, a judge with 18 years' experience, was not the first choice of liberals. But President Obama hopes his ability to win over conservatives will extend to the Supreme Court.

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President Obama To Name New Supreme Court Justice

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

President Obama will announce his choice of a successor to late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia at 11 a.m. ET.

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Obama Prepares To Nominate New Supreme Court Justice

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Who's in the running to fill the vacant seat on the Supreme Court? An announcement could come this week.

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Obama Begins Interviewing Potential Supreme Court Nominees

Wednesday, March 09, 2016

President Obama is said to be interviewing candidates to replace the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.

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Obama Considers Candidates To Fill Supreme Court Vacancy

Tuesday, March 08, 2016

President Obama has begun interviewing candidates to fill the Supreme Court vacancy left by the late Justice Antonin Scalia.

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President Obama Meets With Supreme Court Candidates

Tuesday, March 08, 2016

President Obama has begun interviewing candidates for the Supreme Court vacancy created by the death of Justice Antonin Scalia.

Sources close to the process say that among those being interviewed are Chief Judge Merrick Garland of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia; Judge Sri Srinivasan, of ...

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Same-Sex Adoption Upheld By U.S. Supreme Court

Monday, March 07, 2016

The Alabama Supreme Court had invalidated an adoption approved in Georgia. Monday's ruling said the Alabama justices had violated the U.S. Constitution.

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And Then There Were Eight Supreme Court Justices

Thursday, March 03, 2016

NPR's Nina Totenberg and Slate's Dahlia Lithwick talk about this week's arguments and decisions and the impact the absence of Justice Scalia is having on his colleagues and new cases.

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Supreme Court Hears Arguments Testing Texas Abortion Restrictions

Wednesday, March 02, 2016

The shorthanded Supreme Court on Wednesday heard oral arguments in what may be the most significant abortion case it has heard in two decades. The case tests whether a Texas law setti...

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Supreme Court Tests Texas' New Restrictions On Abortion

Wednesday, March 02, 2016

At issue is whether a Texas law requiring clinics to meet surgical-center standards is aimed at safeguarding women's health, or unconstitutionally limiting a woman's right to terminate a pregnancy.

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Clarence Thomas Speaks: Supreme Court Justice Breaks 10-Year Silence

Monday, February 29, 2016

The Supreme Court on Monday weighed a case involving the death penalty and a judge who took part in a sentencing review despite having played a role in the case earlier as a prosecuto...

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When Should A Judge Recuse Himself? Supreme Court Weighs The Question

Monday, February 29, 2016

Did a state Supreme Court justice violate the U.S. Constitution when he ruled in a death penalty case he'd been involved with as a prosecutor? That's the case before the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday.

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Funeral Services Held on Saturday For Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia

Saturday, February 20, 2016

Funeral services were held today for the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception.

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