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The U.S. Supreme Court wasted little time reacting when a trial judge struck down the ban on demonstrations on court property — it reimposed the restriction under a different statute. Plus, U.S. Attorney Ronald Machen Jr. has nailed another D.C. city official; the DOJ's Tony West cleared a key committee vote; and some Watergate secrets will remain just that — secret.
An avowed Christian will get to make his First Amendment case against Oklahoma over its license plate showing a Native American shooting an arrow toward the sky. Plus, Randy Travis attempts a coverup; the plot thickens in fight over the Ghost Rider franchise; and Justin Bieber is out of control.
Lateral moves and new arrivals at the nation's largest law firms.