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Richard Wolf

Richard Wolf writes for USA Today. 

Blog Posts by Richard Wolf

Posted by Richard Wolf 3 weeks 3 days ago
The Supreme Court — the last stop for condemned prisoners such as Scott Panetti, a Texan who is mentally ill — and whose case was just stayed by an appellate court —  appears increasingly...
Posted by Richard Wolf 7 weeks 1 day ago
The same-sex marriage movement lost its first major case in a federal appeals court Thursday after a lengthy string of victories, creating a split among the nation’s circuit courts that virtually...
Posted by Richard Wolf 11 weeks 5 days ago
The Supreme Court granted 11 new cases for review Oct. 2, agreeing to rule on controversial topics such as religious freedom, child abuse, immigration, housing discrimination, congressional...
Posted by Richard Wolf 16 weeks 1 day ago
The legal winning streak for same-sex marriage is over.A federal judge in Louisiana upheld that state’s prohibition on gay marriage on Sept. 3, and belittled a string of 20-plus federal court...
Posted by Richard Wolf 21 weeks 4 days ago
A federal appeals court panel in Virginia became the second one this summer to strike down a state ban against same-sex marriage Monday, making it more likely that the Supreme Court will settle the...