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Federal judge blocks sale of iconic ‘Wizard of Oz’ dress

WASHINGTON-- There is no telling when the iconic blue and white gingham dress worn by Judy Garland as Dorothy in "The Wizard of Oz"...

U.S. Supreme Court says two Arizona death-row inmates could not present...

WASHINGTON  -- In a 6-3 ruling May 23, the Supreme Court said two Arizona death-row inmates could not present new evidence of ineffective counsel...

Christian group wins right to fly flag at Boston City Hall;...

WASHINGTON -- After the Supreme Court ruled that Boston violated the free speech rights of a Christian group to fly its flag at City...

Leaked Supreme Court ruling cools elation: ‘Roe soon may be gone....

WASHINGTON -- Although many pro-life groups immediately reacted positively to the news that the majority of Supreme Court justices seem set to overturn the...

Leaked U.S. Supreme Court draft shows Roe v. Wade on its...

WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court appears set to overturn its Roe v. Wade decision, which legalized abortion for nearly 50 years, according to a...

Supreme Court justices seem to side with Washington high school football...

WASHINGTON — The majority of Supreme Court justices seemed to side with a former high school football coach April 25 who said his postgame...

Stay of execution for Texas mother Melissa Lucio elicits thanks from...

WASHINGTON — Catholic leaders were thankful that death-row inmate Melissa Lucio was granted a last-minute stay of execution April 25, but they also said...

Supreme Court of South Carolina issues stay of execution for death-row...

WASHINGTON -- South Carolina's Supreme Court has issued a temporary stay blocking the state from executing death-row inmate Richard Moore by firing squad. The brief...

Ketanji Brown Jackson confirmed as newest U.S. Supreme Court justice

WASHINGTON — In a 53-47 vote, the U.S. Senate April 7 confirmed Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court, making her the first...

Senate moves ahead with confirmation of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson

WASHINGTON — Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson's nomination to the Supreme Court moved forward April 4 after a 53-47 Senate procedural vote to bring her...

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