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Trump’s Seized Documents Point to Probe Into Handling of Secrets

The FBI seized classified material from Donald Trump in a search that has thrown US politics into turmoil, and court filings revealed the former president may be under investigation for mishandling government records and potentially compromising national security information.

Man Serving 58 Years Wins Habeas Appeal Over Ineffective Counsel

An Indiana man serving 58 years for murder scored a major legal win Friday, when a federal appeals court in Chicago affirmed that his conviction was the result of errors by his trial attorney, who failed to have a forensic expert testify about the victim’s cause of death.

Brookline Beats Claims of Deliberate Indifference to Police Bias

The town of Brookline, Mass., won’t face claims it was deliberately indifferent to complaints of racial discrimination by members of its police force, because the plaintiffs failed to show its procedures for handling complaints were merely a sham, the First Circuit ruled.

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The Shadow Docket and How the Supreme Court Uses It Now

The Supreme Court's Shadow Docket has been getting a lot of attention lately. In this video, we explain what the Shadow Docket is, why it exists, and how to make it more transparent.

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