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October 26, 2020 - 7:46 pm
Amy Coney Barrett was confirmed to the Supreme Court late Monday.
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March 03, 2020 - 9:00 pm
The Supreme Court made it easier Tuesday for states to prosecute immigrants who use fake Social Security numbers to get a job.
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November 04, 2019 - 9:05 pm
The Supreme Court seems ready to say police may pull over a car when they know only that its owner's license is not valid. The justices indicated in arguments Monday that they would reverse a Kansas high court ruling that found police violated a driver's constitutional rights when they stopped his...
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October 14, 2019 - 8:49 pm
Donaldo Morales, 51, caught a break when federal prosecutors declined to charge him after he was arrested for using a fake Social Security card so he could work at a Kansas restaurant. But the break was short-lived. Kansas authorities stepped in and obtained a state conviction that could lead to...
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July 15, 2019 - 8:02 pm
Attorney General Derek Schmidt says the U.S. Supreme Court's fall docket includes three Kansas cases. Schmidt announced Monday that it is the first time in modern Kansas history the state has three cases before the court at one time. Schmidt's office will represent the state in all three cases. The...
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June 28, 2019 - 11:18 am
The U.S. Supreme Court won't revive Alabama's ban on the most commonly used procedure in second-trimester abortions. The measure has been blocked by lower courts. The justices on Friday rejected the state's appeal in which it sought to enforce a law enacted in 2016 that bans the abortion procedure...
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June 10, 2019 - 6:44 pm
The Supreme Court is rejecting a challenge to federal regulation of gun silencers, just days after a gunman used one in a shooting rampage that killed 12 people in Virginia. The justices did not comment Monday in turning away appeals from two Kansas men who were convicted of violating federal law...
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April 23, 2019 - 7:58 pm
Despite evidence that millions of Hispanics and immigrants could go uncounted, the Supreme Court's conservative majority seemed ready Tuesday to uphold the Trump administration's plan to inquire about U.S. citizenship on the 2020 census in a case that could affect American elections for the next...
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March 18, 2019 - 7:52 pm
The Supreme Court has agreed to consider Virginia's plea to reinstate the life-without-parole sentence of a man who participated in sniper shootings that terrorized the Washington, D.C., region in 2002. The justices said Monday they will take up the state's appeal in the case of Lee Boyd Malvo...
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March 18, 2019 - 7:03 pm
The Supreme Court has agreed to take up a case that could make it more difficult for states to prosecute identity theft and other crimes. The high court agreed Monday to take a case out of Kansas that involves the state's prosecution of people who were using others' Social Security numbers on...
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