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Breach in Protocol Led to New Ebola Diagnosis, Says CDC Director

A female health care worker who treated Thomas Eric Duncan has contracted Ebola, becoming the first person to get the disease in the United States, …

Teens in child welfare system show higher drug abuse rate

Teenagers in the child welfare system are at higher-than-average risk of abusing marijuana, inhalants and other drugs. However, the study also shows …

Fisher v. University Of Texas At Austin Ruling Leaves Universities In Limbo

After months of waiting for the Supreme Court to issue a sweeping ruling on affirmative action in the Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin case, universities and education groups are trying to make sense of Monday's decision.<p>"In a way, it was really a decision about the U.S. Court of Appeals in …

Proposal 2 goes to U.S. Supreme Court

Since the circuit court’s 8-7 en banc ruling on Schuette v. Michigan Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action, Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette, …

U.S. Supreme Court Overturns Lower Court, Rules Michigan’s Proposal 2 is Constitutional

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE<br>CONTACT: 212-549-2666, media@aclu.org<p>WASHINGTON – In a 6-2 decision today, the Supreme Court overturned a lower court and ruled …

History - Brown v. Board of Education Re-enactment

The Plessy Decision<p>Although the Declaration of Independence stated that "All men are created equal," due to the institution of slavery, this …

The Supreme Court . Expanding Civil Rights . Landmark Cases . Brown v. Board of Education (1954) | PBS

Mother (Nettie Hunt) and daughter (Nickie) sit on steps of the Supreme Court building on May 18, 1954, the day following the Court's historic …

Chuck Schumer: States Should Be Allowed To Legalize Marijuana

During a Monday appearance on MSNBC, Sen. Chuck Shumer (D-N.Y.) said states should be allowed to legalize marijuana and act as "laboratories" for drug policy.<p>Appearing on MSNBC's "The Daily Rundown," Schumer was asked by host Chuck Todd what he thinks about New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's (D) plan to …

Schumer: Delay Date Immigration Overhaul Would Take Effect

A key Democratic senator proposed to delay implementation of a proposed new law until after President Barack Obama leaves office.<p>The suggestion floated by Sen. Charles Schumer, D- N.Y., was an attempt to mollify Republican concerns about Obama not enforcing the law.<p>“Let’s enact the law this year, …

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Chuck Schumer, Marijuana Federalist

Today on MSNBC, Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) said that states should be free to try different approaches to marijuana and that the results of those “experiments” will help inform federal policy:<p><b>Chuck Todd:</b> Do you see it as inevitable that recreational use is going to be legal in all 50 states in …