At issue: Coercing debtors into waiving rights they don't know they have.
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A second look at the tangled tale of America’s first impeachment trial.
Adults are taking stimulants like Ritalin and Adderall, normally used to treat serious medical conditions, to boost their concentration and job performance. Critics ask: Is it making Americans too dependent on their medicine cabinets?
Shades of Charles Dickens, critics say the controversial measures create debtors prisons
Success of the 9/11 commission means lawmakers often punt toughest investigations to independent bodies – despite some internal resistance.
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Justices heard arguments Wednesday about whether a provision of the Voting Rights Act unfairly discriminates against jurisdictions in 16 states.