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  • Supreme Judicial Court upholds law designed to target pimps

    Massachusetts' high court has upheld a law that makes it a crime to profit from prostitution, ruling a man caught during a human trafficking sting was a pimp and should be prosecuted as one.
  • Debate over term limits for Supreme Court gains new life

    A bruising battle over the court’s latest appointee and a recent health scare involving the oldest justice has renewed interest in the age-old debate over whether there should be term limits for the Supreme Court.

  • US appeals court upholds New Jersey limit on ammunition

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A split U.S. appeals court has upheld a New Jersey law that limits the amount of ammunition a single gun magazine can hold. A law passed this year limits most gun owners to magazines that hold 10 rounds of ammunition instead of the 15-round limit in place ...