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        DAILY E-LERT

 

Monday, December 11, 2017

TODAY'S HEADLINE NEWS

 

 

  With four dissents, Supreme Court stays order requiring US to turn over more DACA documents

  U.S. Supreme Court Turns Away Sexual-Orientation Bias Case

  Deadline week crunch for health law sign-ups under Trump

  En Banc Fourth Circuit Grapples With Tweets, SCOTUS at Travel Ban Hearing

  State laws ineffective in dealing with mug shot websites

  Court upholds conviction in 'Making of a Murderer' case

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