In the final stretch, how will a divided Supreme Court rule on these big cases?


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The Supreme Court is heading into the final month of its annual term amid lingering questions over whether the eight ideologically divided justices will be able to decide politically charged cases, including ones on abortion and immigration.

Since the February death of Justice Antonin Scalia, the justices have struggled at times. They split 4-4 and could not rule on a conservative challenge to the mandatory union fees that are paid by millions of public employees, and they did not rule on whether the Obama administration’s promise of free contraceptive coverage for female employees infringed on the religious liberty of the church groups that run religious nonprofits, including schools and colleges…

…Here are some of the biggest remaining cases awaiting a decision by the end of June:

More:
latimes.com/nation/la-na-supreme-court-major-cases-20160527-snap-story.html


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They will like rule liberally on each of the cases. That is the trend with the Court.


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