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The nation says ‘Yes’ to gay marriage. When will the Supreme Court?

A New York Times/CBS News poll shows support for marriage equality at 56 percent.


Lawmakers write Supreme Court in support of rights of pregnant workers

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Members of Congress write to the high court in support of workers.

Only 36 percent of Americans can name the three branches of government

Almost twice as many people know American Idol judge Randy Jackson as know Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts.

Texas carries out a rare occurrence: An execution of a woman

The state executed Lisa Coleman, making her just the 15th woman executed in the modern era.


Appeals court reconsidering Barry Bonds conviction

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Attorneys for both sides were peppered with skeptical questions Thursday from a panel of judges as Barry Bonds seeks to overturn his felony conviction for obstruction of justice.


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