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A student wears one of the shirts disallowed at Live Oak High School (CBS)

Morgan Hill School Drops American Flag Ban Despite Federal Court Victory

For the second year in a row, American flag waving protesters camped out in front of a Morgan Hill High School Tuesday, this despite a decision by school officials to lift the ban on flag clothing.

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The legal teams defending the same -sex mariages cheer as they leave the US Supreme Court on April 28, 2014 in Washington, DC.  ( MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images)

AUDIO: Oral Arguments Before Supreme Court On Same-Sex Marriage

Listen to Tuesday’s historic arguments on same-sex marriage before the Supreme Court in the case of Obergefell v. Hodges.

04/28/2015

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AUDIO: All Eyes On Justice Kennedy As Supreme Court Hears Arguments On Same-Sex Marriage

Pivotal Justice Anthony Kennedy, whose vote could decide the same-sex marriage issue for the nation, did not tip his hand Tuesday in historic arguments at the Supreme Court.

04/28/2015

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Supreme Court Rules Customers Can Sue Electricity Companies For Price-Fixing During CA Energy Crisis

The Supreme Court says a group of energy companies can be sued under state antitrust laws for illegally manipulating natural gas prices more than a decade ago during California’s energy crisis.

04/21/2015

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San Jose Files Petition With U.S. Supreme Court In Antitrust Case Against MLB

San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo acknowledges that just getting the Supreme Court to hear the case is a longshot, but he remains hopeful.

04/15/2015

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Lawsuit Challenging New Jersey Ban On Gay Conversion Therapy Dismissed

A judge’s decision to dismiss a lawsuit challenging New Jersey’s ban on gay conversion therapy was upheld Monday by a federal appeals court.

04/13/2015

A student wears one of the shirts disallowed at Live Oak High School (CBS)

U.S. Supreme Court Won’t Hear Challenge To Morgan Hill School’s American Flag Ban

The United States Supreme Court has denied an appeal from former Morgan Hill high school students who were ordered to turn their American flag tee-shirts inside out during Cinco de Mayo celebration at their school in 2010.

03/30/2015

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Supreme Court Mulls Disability Law’s Effect On Mentally Ill Suspects In 2008 SFPD Shooting Of Schizophrenic Woman

The Supreme Court is considering whether the Americans With Disabilities Act requires police to take special precautions when trying to arrest armed and violent suspects who are mentally ill.

03/23/2015

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Bay Area Businesses Among 379 Pushing Supreme Court To Declare Same-Sex Marriage Constitutional Right

Bay Area businesses ranging from the San Francisco Giants to Silicon Valley firms such as Google Inc. and Facebook Inc. are among 379 companies that asked the U.S. Supreme Court Thursday to declare a constitutional right to same-sex marriage.

03/05/2015

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Arguments In Supreme Court Same-Sex Marriage Cases Available On Same-Day Audio Recordings

The Supreme Court will hear arguments over same-sex marriage on April 28 and make audio of the proceedings available later that day.

03/05/2015

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