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Immigration judges who flagrantly disregard the law are sheltered by a secretive system.
The overwhelming number of Supreme Court cases cited by Justice Anthony Kennedy in his decision were intended to protect the unique First Amendment rights of media outlets, not all corporations.
Franklin Roosevelt v. the Supreme Court.
Guest-hosting The Ed Show, Nation Washington Editor Christopher Hayes examines the GOP's farcical cross-examination of Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan.
Citizens United and Bush v. Gore don't stand alone. A decade worth of Supreme Court decisions has tiled the electoral playing field toward the Republicans.
"Real America" is nothing more than a state of mind.
Obama's Supreme Court nominee should be "borked."
Lawrence Lessig and Glenn Greenwald debate their positions on Elena Kagan’s Supreme Court nomination.
Melissa Harris-Lacewell explains why Elena Kagan’s decision to deny military recruiters equal access to Harvard Law School was the right one.
Katrina vanden Heuvel describes Kagan as a careful choice, who needs to be pressed about her views on executive power.