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Crime: High court changes course

Crime: High Court Changes Course

Public Perspective, July/August 1991. For more than two decades "crime control" has had a strong pull on public opinion and ...
Souter nomination

Political Shift in the Courts and the Souter Nomination

Public Perspective, September/October 1990. Interview with Sheldon Goldman - There is now intense interest in - and often great controversy ...

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Supreme Court building

2014 Kaiser Family Foundation Poll – ACA and the Supreme Court

After the Affordable Care Act was passed, the Supreme Court dealt with the case of for-profit companies providing birth control ...

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