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10 Commandments judge forces runoff in Alabama

Former Alabama Chief Justice and U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore speaks to supporters, Tuesday in Montgomery. (AP photo)

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Alabama’s Ten Commandments judge, Roy Moore, has forced President Donald Trump’s chosen candidate, Sen. Luther Strange, into a September primary runoff that pits cultural conservatives against the Republicans now running Congress. Evangelical voters cherish Moore as a ...

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ACLU sues over Nebraska prison conditions

OMAHA, Neb. — The Nebraska chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union on Wednesday followed through on its promise to sue the state prisons system, accusing it of not taking significant steps to remedy what the group calls inhumane conditions. ...

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For-profit law school reportedly shutting down

The for-profit Charlotte School of Law is reportedly shutting down, according to television station WBTV News in Charlotte, North Carolina. The private equity-owned school failed to meet various government deadlines set months after the Obama administration shut off its ability to receive proceeds from ...

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Transgender service members sue Trump

Since President Donald Trump took office in January, the administration has engaged in legal battles over shifts in policy involving immigration and gay rights. (AP file photo)

Five members of the U.S. armed forces sued President Donald Trump and top military brass, seeking to stop them from banning transgender people from serving “in any capacity.” With the latest lawsuit, which seeks to prevent the president from reversing ...

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