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Boston Marathon bombing, April 15, 2013

Lawyer: Friend of accused Boston Marathon bomber Tsarnaev could see his conviction thrown out in wake of Supreme Court ruling - @BostonGlobe

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Abercrombie & Fitch

US Supreme Court justices signal sympathy for Muslim woman who says she was denied a job at Abercrombie & Fitch store for wearing head scarf - @Reuters

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Supreme Court of the United States

Majority of Supreme Court justices express support for Muslim woman denied a job at Abercrombie & Fitch due to head scarf - @Reuters

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Supreme Court of the United States

Supreme Court rules North Carolina state dental board does not have authority to regulate teeth-whitening services - @Reuters

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Supreme Court of the United States

Supreme Court rules evidence-tampering provision of Sarbanes-Oxley white collar crime law does not apply to fisherman's conviction for disposing of fish - @Reuters

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Supreme Court of the United States

US Supreme Court declines to intervene in state-owned Cuban cigar company's long-running battle with US rival over Cohiba trademark - @Reuters

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Obama health care law

North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory says he won't recommend on expanding insurance coverage until US Supreme Court ruling - @AP

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US immigration reform

White House plans to appeal federal judge's ruling to halt Obama immigration actions, says, 'The district court's decision wrongly prevents these lawful, commonsense policies from taking effect and the Department of Justice has indicated that it will appeal that decision' - @AP

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Supreme Court of the United States

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg says Americans are ready for same-sex marriage - @BloombergTV

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US lethal injection drug controversy

Missouri's governor rejects inmate's clemency request for 1990 slaying, after Supreme Court rejects appeal arguing lethal drug could cause painful death - @AP

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Alabama same-sex marriage

US Supreme Court won't stop gay marriages in Alabama, denies state's request - @AP

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capital punishment

Supreme Court grants stay of execution to Lester Bower, 1 of the longest serving Texas death row inmates - @JasonWhitely

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Texas, US

US Supreme Court denies appeal of convicted killer Donald Newbury; set for execution in Texas at 6 pm CT - @BrianCurtisNBC5

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United States Senate

Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., and Mike Lee, R-Utah, introduce proposal to abolish filibuster for Supreme Court nominations - @politico

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Alabama same-sex marriage

Alabama's attorney general files emergency motion with US Supreme Court, seeking stay on court decision to repeal state's same-sex marriage ban

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Texas, US

Texas prison officials execute Robert Ladd after Supreme Court rejects arguments he was too mentally impaired - @AP

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Texas, US

US Supreme Court declines to stop execution of Texas inmate Robert Ladd, who claims mental impairment - @TasneemN

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US lethal injection drug controversy

Editor's note: The U.S. Supreme Court order delaying the executions of three inmates challenging Oklahoma's lethal injection protocol leaves open the possibility that executions could proceed if the state obtains a substitute chemical, The New York Times reports. The order barred Oklahoma from executing the inmates with the controversial sedative midazolam. - Stephanie

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US lethal injection drug controversy

More: US Supreme Court orders Oklahoma to postpone lethal injections using controversial sedative midazolam - @AP

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US lethal injection drug controversy

US Supreme Court grants stay of execution for 3 Oklahoma death row inmates - @NBCNews

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