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Prop 8 and DOMA present the Supreme Court with an opportunity to affirm "our liberty, equality and human dignity".
50 years ago Gideon gave poor people legal counsel but now some states follow the letter, not the spirit, of the law.
Those who predict that there will be no backlash if same-sex marriage is legalised may need to reconsider.
If Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act is modified or rejected, racially discriminatory voting practices will re-emerge.
Some additional benefits awarded to partners of US military service members but medical and housing allowances excluded.
Underprivileged citizens say decision to uphold new health care law will allow them to receive the care they needed.
Slim majority approves central mandate in landmark legislation extending healthcare to millions of Americans.
The programme has evolved from its origins, setting the groundwork for Arab and Muslim beneficiaries.
Supporters on both sides of divisive issue arrive for second day of health care hearings.
A controversial California programme to transfer thousands of inmates has lead to increased constraints on county jails.
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Swathes of the British electorate continue to show discontent with all things European, including immigration.
Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
 
 
 
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