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Right and Left React to the Travel Ban and Other Supreme Court Decisions

Read about how the other side thinks: reactions to the Supreme Court’s decision on the travel ban, the health care bill and more. ...

Writers From the Right and Left React to the Supreme Court’s Decisions

Read about how the other side thinks: reactions to the Supreme Court’s decision on the travel ban, the health care bill and more. ...

Supreme Court Ruling Could Shape Future of School Choice

School choice advocates, including Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, see the decision in favor of a church in Missouri as a crucial development in the voucher debate. ...

The Baker Who Refused to Serve a Gay Couple

A wedding cake maker and a former priest condemn businesses that discriminate. ...

The Supreme Court Ruling on the Trump Travel Ban

Readers are skeptical of the reasons given for restricting travelers from certain Muslim-majority countries. ...

Your Travel Ban Isn’t Safe Yet, Mr. Trump

Read carefully, the Supreme Court ruling is actually bad news for the president. ...

‘The Daily’: Trump’s Travel Ban Goes to the Top

The Supreme Court said it would hear the case about the legality of President Trump’s travel ban. We discuss how we got to this point and what to expect. ...

With 3 Words, Supreme Court Opens a World of Uncertainty for Refugees

The “bona fide relationship” standard in the Supreme Court’s travel ban decision could shut out thousands of refugees who lack family ties in the United States. ...

The Travel Ban at the Supreme Court

The justices resurrect President Trump’s misguided executive order, in part. ...

Questions and Answers About the Travel Ban Case

Here are some major questions about the revised travel ban sought by President Trump, parts of which were upheld for now by the Supreme Court. ...

States Must Aid Some Church Programs, Justices Rule

The Supreme Court decision concerned a program in Missouri to make playgrounds safer that excluded those affiliated with churches. ...

Gay Couples Entitled to Equal Treatment on Birth Certificates, Justices Rule

The Supreme Court ruling on Monday concerned an Arkansas law that treats same-sex married parents differently from opposite-sex married couples. ...

Supreme Court Will Hear Travel Ban Case

In a win for President Trump, the court took on a case that sets the stage for a major decision on presidential power. ...

PAVANv.SMITH. Decided 06/26/2017

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PERUTAv.CALIFORNIA. Decided 06/26/2017

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HICKSv.UNITED STATES. Decided 06/26/2017

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MATHISv.SHULKIN. Decided 06/26/2017

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DAVILA, ERICK D.v.DAVIS, DIR., TX DCJ. Decided 06/26/2017

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BAY POINT PROPERTIES, INC.v.MISSISSIPPI. Decided 06/26/2017

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Supreme Court Turns Down Case on Carrying Guns in Public

The case concerns a challenge to a California law that places strict limits on carrying guns in public — one of numerous Second Amendment cases the court has turned away in recent years. ...