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Defamation Lawsuit against Trump Raises Many Legal Issues

If Trump appeals any adverse decision in the Zervos defamation case to the Supreme Court, it is difficult to predict whether the Court would hear the case.

Supreme Court Allows Maryland Peace Cross to Stand

Maryland Peace Cross: Seven justices agreed that the WWI memorial monument should remain in place. However, the seven disagreed on why it should remain.

Trump's Middle East Policies May Work in the Long Run

Recent articles have been critical of President Trump’s foreign policy in regard to the Middle East. But Trump’s actions possess a certain coherence.

Supreme Court Reviews New Case on Prohibition Amendment

The Supreme Court’s interpretation of the Twenty-first Amendment potentially affects hundreds of state laws that regulate the intrastate sale and distribution of alcohol.