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Supreme Court Divided in High-Stakes Texas Abortion Case

Oral argument on the issue began before the Supreme Court in Washington yesterday in what many regard as the most important case to do with reproductive rights since Roe v Wade in 1973. Who is arguing what in the case of Whole Woman's Health v. Hellerstedt? The Daily Signal reported that the Alliance Defending Freedom filed a friend-of-the-court brief at the Supreme Court in support of the law on behalf of health care professionals, noting that abortion, like many ...

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97-year-old Burlingame woman facing eviction dies

For Hatch's other lawyer named Nancy Fineman, her client's death is no doubt due to the impending eviction. Hatch had been promised that she could live in the house for life based upon a decades-old contract with Vivian Kroeze but the estranged husband of Kroeze's granddaughter, Kantz, started eviction proceedings initially just before the holidays.

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Sanders also wins in Kansas, Cruz takes Republican caucuses

Like Cruz, the previous two victors of that state's GOP contests, Rick Santorum in 2012 and Mike Huckabee in 2008, had strong appeal among evangelicals which they had also demonstrated by winning the Iowa caucuses. Democrats are choosing between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders in Nebraska , Kansas and Louisiana . Despite the support of many elected officials, Florida Sen.

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Live Super Tuesday Republican Exit Poll Analysis

His campaign director in the state, Brandon Phillips, said Trump's ground game there extends to all 159 counties. Still, he'd been counting on more appeal in the Southern states and among evangelical Christian voters. The only one of his seven losses that Sanders mentioned was the MA primary, where Clinton beat him by a single percentage point. The emphasis on Trump applied to the opening speakers, too.

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Cruz predicted to win Kansas GOP caucus, leads in Maine

Florida senator and Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio took swipes at current GOP frontrunner Donald Trump Saturday, questioning Trump's conservatism and blaming the media for his political successes. Rubio had 110 delegates and Kasich had 25. It takes 1,237 delegates to win the Republican nomination for president. The three states have a total of 109 delegates at stake.

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Donald a fraud and phony: Mitt Romney

He knows the only thing that counts is winning. No, his debate performances haven't always been the smoothest, but it hasn't mattered yet. But although Cruz's rise could signal growing opposition to Trump's candidacy within the party, it would be bittersweet for the party leadership.