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Porter v. Jones, United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, February 6, 2003 [ruling that websites which had organized informal online vote-swapping between Democratic and third-party voters during the 2000 Presidential election could sue the California Secretary of...

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Mexico v. United States of America, International Court of Justice, February 5, 2003 [ruling that the US must "take all measures necessary" to ensure that three Mexican nations are not executed pending a final judgment of the Court in a...

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Davis v. Mitchell, US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, February 4, 2003 [overturning an Ohio death penalty conviction on the grounds that the trial judge's instruction to the jury left the impression that juror unanimity was required to...

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Budget of the United States Government, Fiscal Year 2004, White House Office of Management and Budget, February 3, 2003. Review the full set of budget documents, including the projected budget for the US Department of Justice and Judicial Branch...

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Ruggiero v. FCC, United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, January 31, 2003 [upholding as constitutional a federal law and attendant FCC regulations barring former or current pirate broadcasters from obtaining a license for a new...

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