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calumny
17 Jun 2021 at 10:00pm

Merriam-Webster's Word of the Day for June 18, 2021 is:

calumny • \KAL-um-nee\  • noun

1 : a misrepresentation intended to harm another's reputation

2 : the act of uttering false charges or misrepresentations maliciously calculated to harm another's reputatio...


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Supreme Court broadens retroactivity of punishment-reduction laws
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No straight grants this week; court won?t hear church tax case
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17 Jun 2021 at 9:29am
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The Supreme Court is considering when and how to reopen
by Corren, Blaine
17 Jun 2021 at 9:26am
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Newspaper Reports Pay-Out to Alleged Victim of Ex-Justice
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Newsom Signs Executive Order Nixing Workplace Masks for Vaccinated Employees
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Face Masks Must Still Be Worn in Courthouses, PJ Taylor Advises
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In Memoriam: Justice Cruz Reynoso
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Juneteenth is in its 156th year. Many Americans are just beginning to celebra...
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Afghanistan's air force is a rare U.S.-backed success story. It may soon fail.
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The U.S. spent $8 billion building an Afghan air force in its own image. But how long can it last...



Europe opens to American tourists: Spain's (cruise) ship finally comes in
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After a year-plus of coronavirus suffering, nascent reopening to tourism in Spain and elsewhere i...



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17 Jun 2021 at 4:09am

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Column: Merrick Garland can't avoid investigating Trump-era abuses now
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17 Jun 2021 at 3:00am

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As voting rights bills fizzle in Congress, VP Harris looks to fire up voters ...
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16 Jun 2021 at 10:19am

Vice President Harris is leading the administration's push on voting rights. As prospects dim in ...



Jack Weinstein, federal court judge who oversaw sensational mob trials, dies
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Jack Weinstein also awarded millions to Vietnam vets who had been exposed to Agent Orange.


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