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Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan gestures in front of a podium Justice Elena Kagan testifies before the House Committee on Appropriations during a U.S. Supreme Court budget hearing on March 7, 2019. Credit: Diego M. Radzinschi / ALM

State laws that fine or remove presidential electors who fail to vote in the electoral college for the candidate whom they pledged to support do not violate the Constitution, the U.S. Supreme Court said Monday.

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Marcia Coyle

Marcia Coyle, based in Washington, covers the U.S. Supreme Court. Contact her at [email protected]. On Twitter: @MarciaCoyle

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