With our nation’s executive and legislative branches of government stuck in a nonstop and ineffective tussle, we’re left with a judicial branch—particularly the Supreme Court—that is more influential than normal. They continue to hand down impactful rulings; this includes one today that sets an interesting and possible detrimental precedent in the world of journalism. Charles Coble of Brooks Pierce has the story. Total posts on the LexBlog Network today: 166.

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