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Supreme Court Hears Arguments in Landmark Case Challenging Roe V. Wade

As the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, a case that may change the constitutional guarantee to legal...

Florida clears Groveland Four of 1949 rape of white woman

By Terry Spencer, Associated Press A judge on Monday officially exonerated four young African American men of the false accusation that they raped a white...

Homer Plessy, key to ‘separate but equal,’ on road to pardon

By Janet McConnaughey, Associated Press A Louisiana board on Friday voted to pardon Homer Plessy, whose decision to sit in a “whites-only" railroad car to...
A photo of Superior Court Judge Timothy Walmsley in court, presiding over the Arbery trial.

EXPLAINER: How the Arbery Trial Got a Nearly All-White Jury

By Jacques Billeaud, Associated Press The long-standing practice of allowing attorneys to dismiss prospective jurors without giving a reason has come under intense criticism after...

One Black juror, 11 whites to hear trial over Arbery slaying

By Russ Bynum, Associated Press A judge ruled Wednesday that he'll seat one Black juror and 11 whites to decide the trial of the men...