Washington Judges Weigh Warrantless Searches Of RecordsThe justices heard arguments over whether that's a violation of privacy protections in the state Constitution
Montana Gay Marriage Ban Overturned; Licenses GrantedU.S. District Judge Brian Morris ruled Montana's constitutional amendment limiting marriage to a man and a woman violates the 14th Amendment's Equal Protection Clause.
Women's Rights Measure Qualifies For Oregon Ballot The measure would amend the state constitution to prohibit state and local governments from discriminating on the basis of gender
Chief Microsoft Lawyer: Government Spying On Par With 'Cyber Attacks, Sophisticated Malware'Microsoft’s top legal counsel is calling recently uncovered government surveillance an “advanced persistent threat alongside sophisticated malware and cyber attacks.”
Abortion Foes Say Voters May Trump ConstitutionAbortion foes seeking to expand the state's parental notification law say voter-backed laws can trump the Montana Constitution.
Opinion: The Supreme Court Is Back In DC And Controversy Is Sure To FollowThe Supreme Court justices are back in Washington, D.C., and after the stunt Chief Justice John Roberts pulled three months ago with the Obamacare ruling, I would prefer it was Diana Ross, Florence Ballard, and Mary Wilson coming into town instead.
Lawyer: 'Caylee Anthony' Child Death Reporting Law UnconstitutionalA defense lawyer for a South Dakota woman charged under the state's new child death reporting law says it's unconstitutional because it violates his client's right against self-incrimination.
Opinion: Obama Gets Another Big Win From The Supreme CourtPresident Obama won big this week with the Supreme Court decisions on Obamacare and immigration. While Mitt Romney and the Tea Party couldn't have had a worse week.
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School Dollars Under Watchful Eye of WA State Supreme CourtThe Washington Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the state isn't meeting its constitutional obligation to amply pay for basic public education, but the justices gave an endorsement to the reform work the Legislature has already started.
Justice Department: Seattle Police Unconstitutionally Engage In Excessive ForceSeattle police have engaged in excessive force that violated federal law and the Constitution, the U.S. Justice Department said Friday.
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