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The Supreme Court has overturned precedent dozens of times, including striking down legal segregation and reversing Roe

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It is a central principle of law: Courts, including the Supreme Court, are supposed to follow earlier decisions - precedent - to resolve current disputes. But on rare occasions, Supreme Court justices conclude that one of the court's past constitutional precedents has to go, so they overrule it.

46 states saw GDP decline in first quarter of this year

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(The Center Square) - Forty-six of the 50 U.S. states saw a decline in gross domestic product in the first quarter of 2022, newly released federal data shows.

The Bureau of Economic Analysis reported Thursday that only Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire and Vermont bucked the trend with increases in GDP in the first three months of this year.

The Supreme Court has curtailed EPA’s power to regulate carbon pollution – and sent a warning to other regulators

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In a highly anticipated but not unexpected 6-3 decision, the Supreme Court ruled on June 30, 2022, that the Obama administration's Clean Power Plan exceeded the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's authority under the Clean Air Act.