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SCOTUS punts on Trump bid to exclude undocumented immigrants from key Census count

The Supreme Court on Friday, by a vote of 6-3, said an effort to block President Trump from excluding undocumented immigrants from a key Census count was "premature."
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SCOTUS punts on Trump bid to exclude undocumented immigrants from key Census count
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High court agrees to hear NCAA athlete compensation case

For the first time in more than three decades, the Supreme Court will hear a case involving the NCAA and what it means to be a college athlete
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High court agrees to hear NCAA athlete compensation case
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Supreme Court denies bid by Texas, Trump to overturn 2020 election

The U.S. Supreme Court officially put to rest a brazen eleventh-hour attempt by the state of Texas and allies of President Trump to overturn the 2020 election.
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Supreme Court denies bid by Texas, Trump to overturn 2020 election
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Holocaust victims ask Supreme Court for help reclaiming art and property

The Supreme Court will decide whether Holocaust victims can sue Germany and Hungary in U.S. courts in bid to reclaim property allegedly stolen during World War II.
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Holocaust victims ask Supreme Court for help reclaiming art and property
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Supreme Court reviews Trump plan to exclude undocumented immigrants in redistricting

President Trump wants the U.S. Supreme Court to allow exclusion of millions of undocumented immigrants from the official Census count used for congressional districting.
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Supreme Court reviews Trump plan to exclude undocumented immigrants in redistricting
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High court blocks NY virus limits on houses of worship

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo foresees little practical effect from a Supreme Court ruling that bars the state from enforcing certain attendance limits at houses of worship in pandemic hot zones
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High court blocks NY coronavirus limits on houses of worship
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All eyes on Supreme Court on Obamacare ruling

Clues indicate how the justices might rule in the high stakes battle after the court heard Republican lawyers argue that Obamacare should be struck down in its entirety.
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All eyes on Supreme Court on Obamacare ruling
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Supreme Court hears latest legal challenge to Affordable Care Act

ABC News’ Devin Dwyer breaks down the day’s arguments about the Affordable Care Act in the Supreme Court.
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Supreme Court hears latest legal challenge to Affordable Care Act
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By the Numbers: Future of Affordable Care Act at stake in Supreme Court

A look at the latest Supreme Court challenge to the Affordable Care Act, or "Obamacare," and the impact that would be felt if it was repealed.
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By the Numbers: Future of Affordable Care Act at stake in Supreme Court
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Future of the Affordable Care Act

Families around the nation face uncertainty ahead of the Supreme Court’s ruling on Obamacare.
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Future of the Affordable Care Act
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High court could halt move toward leniency for kids who kill

The Supreme Court is suggesting it could halt what has been a gradual move toward more leniency for children who are convicted of murder
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SCOTUS  to hear case about juvenile life sentences
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Justice Barrett joins Supreme Court arguments for first time

She didn’t have to wear a black robe or even be in Washington, but Justice Amy Coney Barrett joined her new colleagues at the Supreme Court on Monday to hear arguments for the first time
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Barrett to join Supreme Court arguments for the first time
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Justice Amy Coney Barrett joins 1st Supreme Court arguments

Justice Amy Coney Barrett on Monday officially began an active role on the U.S. Supreme Court, joining oral arguments for the first time.
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Justice Amy Coney Barrett joins 1st Supreme Court arguments
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Faith, foster care and LGBTQ rights collide in Supreme Court

ABC News’ Devin Dwyer reports on a major religious liberty case coming before the Supreme Court next week, over Catholic Social Services not working with same-sex foster parents in Philadelphia.
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Faith, foster care and LGBTQ rights collide in Supreme Court
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Faith, foster care and LGBT rights collide at Supreme Court

The Supreme Court, with newly confirmed Justice Amy Coney Barrett, faces its first major test on religious liberty and LGBT rights just one day after the 2020 election.
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Faith, foster care and LGBT rights collide at Supreme Court
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Barrett sworn in at court as issues important to Trump await

Amy Coney Barrett has been formally sworn in as the Supreme Court’s ninth justice
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Hundreds gather at White House for Supreme Court confirmation

Guests socially distanced on the South Lawn and for the first time the White House required masks for all in the audience amid another COVID-19 breakout.
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Hundreds gather at White House for Supreme Court confirmation
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Following confirmation to Supreme Court, Barrett takes 1st oath at White House

Amy Coney Barrett will replace the late liberal icon, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court.
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Following confirmation to Supreme Court, Barrett takes 1st oath at White House
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Judge Amy Coney Barrett confirmed to Supreme Court

Senate Republicans confirmed Barrett with a 52-48 vote, cementing a conservative majority on the court. ABC's Mona Kosar Abdi reports.
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Judge Amy Coney Barrett confirmed to Supreme Court
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Judge Amy Coney Barrett confirmed as Supreme Court justice

Barret will take her seat on the Supreme Court and begin reviewing cases as early as Tuesday, in time to rule on a crucial health-care case that could end the Affordable Care Act.
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Judge Amy Coney Barrett confirmed as Supreme Court justice
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Barrett confirmed by Senate for Supreme Court, takes oath

Amy Coney Barrett is headed to the Supreme Court
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Senate to confirm Barrett for court in highly partisan vote
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Amy Coney Barrett is sworn in as Supreme Court justice

Barrett will take the place of the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
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Amy Coney Barrett is sworn in as Supreme Court justice
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Sen. Manchin: ‘Bipartisan solution’ needed for Supreme Court reform

The West Virginia senator discusses what Democrats should do after Judge Amy Coney Barrett is seated on the Supreme Court.
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Sen. Manchin:  ‘Bipartisan solution’ needed for Supreme Court reform
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Senate approves Amy Coney Barrett's nomination to Supreme Court

Barrett will take the judicial oath on Tuesday in a private ceremony at the Supreme Court, after which she will officially become an active participant in court proceedings.
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Senate approves Amy Coney Barrett's nomination to Supreme Court
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Reporter's Notebook: Sen. Murkowski on the 'incontrovertible' facts of Barrett vote

Sen. Lisa Murkwoski is a rare moderate Republican who found herself at the center of the debate over Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation to the Supreme Court.
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Reporter's Notebook: Sen. Murkowski on the 'incontrovertible' facts of Barrett vote
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Senate Republicans poised to confirm Amy Coney Barrett to Supreme Court

Senate Republicans are poised to confirm Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court in a floor vote Monday.
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Senate Republicans poised to confirm Amy Coney Barrett to Supreme Court
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Senate votes to advance Barrett; confirmation expected Mon

The Republican-led Senate has voted to advance Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett toward final confirmation despite Democratic objections
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Murkowski's nod gives Barrett extra boost for Supreme Court

Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett won crucial backing Saturday when one of the last Republican holdouts against filling the seat so close to Election Day announced support ahead of a confirmation vote expected Monday
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Murkowski's support gives Barrett extra boost for Supreme Court
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Senate GOP marches ahead on Barrett over Democrats' blockade

The Senate is gearing up for a rare weekend session as Republicans race to put Amy Coney Barrett on the Supreme Court and cement a conservative majority before Election Day despite Democratic efforts to stall President Donald Trump’s nominee
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GOP-led Senate panel advances Barrett as Democrats boycott

The Senate Judiciary Committee has advanced Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s Supreme Court nomination to the full Senate
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Senate GOP to push Barrett forward over Dem boycott of vote
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Senate Judiciary Committee advances Amy Coney Barrett’s SCOTUS nomination

With Democrats boycotting in protest, Republicans unanimously voted to advance Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s Supreme Court nomination to the full Senate for a confirmation vote.
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Senate Judiciary Committee advances Amy Coney Barrett’s SCOTUS nomination
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The Supreme Court’s rulings on election deadlines may actually be 'calm before the storm'

Experts say SCOTUS may decide if mail-in votes count when they arrive late.
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Supreme Court’s rulings on election deadlines may actually be 'calm before the storm'
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Biden, under pressure on 'court packing,' says he would convene commission on reform

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden, under pressure on 'court packing,' told CBS' "60 Minutes" he would appoint a bipartisan commission on court reform.
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Biden, under pressure on 'court packing,' says he would convene commission on reform
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Politicization of state supreme courts looms over possibility of contested vote

If controversy engulfs the 2020 elections, state supreme courts may be thrust into the role of referee for the presidential race for the first time in two decades.
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Politicization of state supreme courts looms over possibility of contested vote
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Supreme Court to hear border wall funding and 'remain in Mexico' cases

ABC News consultant Kate Shaw discusses what’s at stake with the border wall funding showdown and the so-called “remain in Mexico” asylum case before SCOTUS.
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Supreme Court to hear border wall funding and 'remain in Mexico' cases
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Supreme Court to hear case over border wall funding

The Supreme Court has agreed to hear the Trump administration’s appeal of a lower court ruling that it improperly diverted money to build portions of the border wall with Mexico
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Supreme Court to hear case over border wall funding
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Supreme Court to review Trump's 'Remain in Mexico' policy

The Supreme Court is agreeing to review a Trump administration policy that makes asylum-seekers wait in Mexico for U.S. court hearings
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Supreme Court to review Trump's 'Remain in Mexico' policy
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ICYMI: The lighter side of the Supreme Court hearings

Tech glitches, “Star Wars” and more moments you may have missed from the confirmation hearing of Amy Coney Barrett.
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ICYMI: The lighter side of the Supreme Court hearings
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GOP pushes Barrett toward court as Democrats decry 'sham'

Republicans are powering Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett closer to confirmation
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Senate Judiciary to consider Barrett ahead of vote next week
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Amy Coney Barrett hearings Day 4: Republicans reject Democratic effort to delay committee vote

Republicans on Thursday rejected an effort by Democrats to delay the Oct. 22 Senate Judiciary Committee vote on Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett.
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Amy Coney Barrett hearings Day 4: Republicans reject Democratic effort to delay vote
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Harris highlights stakes of election in Barrett hearings

Harris took a lower key approach and avoided sparring matches with Republicans.
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Key takeaways from Supreme Court confirmation hearing of Judge Amy Coney Barrett

Plus, the next steps in the confirmation process with only 19 days until the presidential election.
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Key takeaways from Supreme Court confirmation hearing of Judge Amy Coney Barrett
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Dems focus on health care in Barrett hearing, families share opposing views on ACA

Democrats say Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett would help strike down the Affordable Care Act. A dad with two diabetic kids and a mom of a prematurely born child say the law is helping.
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Dems focus on health care in Barrett hearing, families share opposing views on ACA
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Judge Barrett answers questions on LGBTQ rights, contested elections

ABC News' Devin Dwyer breaks down Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s responses on gay rights, Bush v. Gore and her potential role if there’s a contested election.
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Judge Barrett answers questions on LGBTQ rights, contested elections
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Amy Coney Barret faces day 3 of Senate hearing, climate change questions

The confirmation hearings for President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee continued Wednesday with tough questions on climate change, health care and Trump.
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Amy Coney Barret faces day 3 of Senate hearing, climate change questions
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SCOTUS confirmation hearings: Day 3 highlights

Senators continue to question Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett on issues such as the Affordable Care Act and voting rights.
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SCOTUS confirmation hearings: Day 3 highlights
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No criminalizing abortion if Roe v. Wade is overturned, 64 prosecutors pledge

The letter includes the signatures of 11 state attorneys general.
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No criminalizing abortion if Roe v. Wade is overturned, 64 prosecutors pledge
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Bronze statue of Ruth Bader Ginsburg to be unveiled in Brooklyn during Women's History Month

A statue in Brooklyn, New York, will honor hometown legend Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
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Bronze statue of Ruth Bader Ginsburg to be unveiled during Women's History Month
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Democrats put Amy Coney Barrett in hot seat for confirmation hearings

Democrats grilled the judge for nearly 12 hours and were left frustrated with few firm answers, including Sen. Kamala Harris, who pressed Barrett on the Affordable Care Act.
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Democrats put Amy Coney Barrett in hot seat for confirmation hearings
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Key takeaways from the 2nd day of the SCOTUS nomination hearing

Senators questioned Justice Amy Coney Barrett on her faith, health care, abortion and President Donald Trump's tweets.
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Key takeaways from the 2nd day of the SCOTUS nomination hearing