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Supreme Court of the United States: Highest court in the United States
The Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) is the highest court in the federal judiciary of the United States of America. It has ultimate appellate jurisdiction over all federal and state court cases that involve a point of federal law, and original jurisdiction over a narrow range of cases, specifically "all Cases affecting Ambassadors, other public Ministers and Consuls, and those in which a State shall be Party". The Court holds the power of judicial review, the ability to invalidate a statute for violating a provision of the Constitution. It is also able to strike down presidential directives for violating either the Constitution or statutory law. However, it may act only within the context of a case in an area of law over which it has jurisdiction. The Court may decide cases having political overtones, but it has ruled that it does not have power to decide non-justiciable political questions.

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Supreme Court examines Trump bid to bar illegal immigrants from census [Video]

Supreme Court examines Trump bid to bar illegal immigrants from census

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Trump in bid to exclude immigrants from census count [Video]

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Uttarakhand government to provide legal aid to the parents of woman who was gang-raped and killed in Delhi in 2012. He said, "Uttarakhand government will provide legal aid to the parents of a woman who..

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Wisconsin's governor on Friday extended a statewide mask mandate despite a legal challenge from conservatives, renewing an emergency health order requiring face coverings in public spaces to curb an..

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Aslam Shaikh welcomes SC's decision on CBI probe, calls later a pan shop [Video]

Aslam Shaikh welcomes SC's decision on CBI probe, calls later a pan shop

Mumbai City Guardian Minister Aslam Shaikh compared CBI to a pan shop. This statement comes after Supreme Court's decision in which it said that state's consent is a must for CBI probe. Aslam Shaikh..

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Kunal Kamra faces contempt charge for tweets on Supreme Court over Arnab’s bail [Video]

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Comedian Kunal Kamra faces contempt proceedings for tweets against the Supreme Court. The Attorney General KK Venugopal on Thursday gave nod for criminal contempt proceedings against the comedian. KK..

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‘I challenge Uddhav Thackeray to debate with me’: Arnab Goswami [Video]

‘I challenge Uddhav Thackeray to debate with me’: Arnab Goswami

Republic TV's editor-in-chief Arnab Goswami lashed out at Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray after being granted interim bail by the Supreme Court. Goswami walked out of Taloja Central prison..

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I challenge Uddhav Thackeray to debate with me on issues I disagree: Arnab Goswami [Video]

I challenge Uddhav Thackeray to debate with me on issues I disagree: Arnab Goswami

Republic TV chief editor Arnab Goswami released on interim bail after Supreme Court's order on Nov 11. He got arrested in an abetment to suicide case. While speaking to ANI, Arnab Goswami said, "It was..

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Watch: Arnab Goswami released from Mumbai's Taloja Jail, chants 'Vande Mataram' [Video]

Watch: Arnab Goswami released from Mumbai's Taloja Jail, chants 'Vande Mataram'

Republic TV editor-in-chief Arnab Goswami was released on interim bail on November 11 from Mumbai's Taloja Jail following Supreme Court's order. While he was travelling back from jail, he came out of..

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Watch: Arnab Goswami leaves from jail after getting bail from Supreme Court [Video]

Watch: Arnab Goswami leaves from jail after getting bail from Supreme Court

Television anchor Arnab Goswami walked out of jail on November 11 evening after securing bail from the Supreme Court earlier in the day. The Republic TV editor-in-chief was arrested on November 4 in an..

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Republic TV editor-in-chief Arnab Goswami released on interim bail [Video]

Republic TV editor-in-chief Arnab Goswami released on interim bail

Republic TV editor-in-chief Arnab Goswami was released on interim bail on November 11. Supreme Court ordered the release of Arnab Goswami and other co-accused in an abetment to suicide case. Goswami..

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Arnab Goswami gets relief: SC grants interim bail in abetment to suicide case [Video]

Arnab Goswami gets relief: SC grants interim bail in abetment to suicide case

Republic TV editor-in-chief Arnab Goswami was granted interim bail by the Supreme Court in an abetment to suicide case. He was arrested on November 4 by Maharashtra police in a case linked to the death..

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