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Supreme Court turns back gay adoption, gun industry appeals

[JURIST] The US Supreme Court began its 2005 calendar Monday by turning down appeals on Florida gay adoption, liability of gun manufacturers, standards for nominating presidential candidates, Worldcom securities fraud, and a host of other issues in some 500 cases. No new petitions for certiorari were granted apart from one summary disposition. Review the Court's full 29-page Order List [PDF].

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