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2017-04-11 Supreme Court Cases - Precedent:

They are suppose to apply the law to the known facts of the case. That what should be done. In case of jury trials they ensure rules of the court and procedures of the court are followed. Once a jury rules

2017-03-29 Supreme Court Cases - Precedent:

If a compelling case is made that prior precedent is wrong then it can be reversed.  This case   https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plessy_v._Ferguson   was overruled by this case  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brown_v

2017-03-27 Legislation, Presidential & Congressional Politics - Obama care:

Hello,    Presumably President Trump is presumably speaking metaphorically.  The current health care system, put in place by the Affordable Care Act, is known informally as "Obamacare".    Trump seems

2017-03-26 Legislation, Presidential & Congressional Politics - Re: Questions:

1. Yes  5. Yes  6. Correct, there are many exceptions to the exclusionary rule.  7. Yes, the standards for a warrant are much lower than for court, but there must be some credible evidence.  9. Yes, that

2017-03-26 Legislation, Presidential & Congressional Politics - Re: Questions:

1. yes  2. Not really - Police generally do not provide a lawyer at questioning.  The ruling meant that police could not continue to question a suspect until that person had an opportunity to get a lawyer

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