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Police may have violated deaf driver’s ADA rights

Police may have violated a deaf driver’s rights under the Americans with Disabilities Act by failing to conduct a post-custodial interrogation due to the unavailability of a sign language interpreter, the 8th Circuit has ruled in reversing a summary judgment.

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Supreme Court asks if pot possession spurs deportation

WASHINGTON – At oral arguments yesterday, the justices of the U.S. Supreme Court grilled attorneys arguing over whether a permanent resident caught with just enough marijuana to roll a few cigarettes committed an “aggravated felony” that rendered him automatically deportable ...

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