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Supreme Court weighs deportation case after an attorney dished out bad advice

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Foreign-born Tennessee man was mistakenly reassured by his lawyer that a plea deal wouldn’t get him ejected from the country.

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Supreme Court rules Texas used wrong standards to determine death-row inmate’s mental ability

(J. Scott Applewhite / AP)

The justices sent the case of convicted killer Bobby James Moore back to a lower court.

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Supreme Court debating limits on where patent suits can be filed

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Companies like to sue in places such as East Texas and Delaware, because those courts are seen as “patent-friendly.”

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Gorsuch may have clerked for Kennedy, but hearings show he’s more like Scalia

(Ricky Carioti / The Washington Post)

If confirmed to the Supreme Court, Trump’s nominee fit comfortably on the court’s right wing.

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Supreme Court sets higher bar for education of students with disabilities

The decision affects millions of children nationwide.