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John Ramirez: Texas executes inmate SCOTUS allowed his chaplain to touch and pray aloud during his death

CNN – Texas executed John Henry Ramirez, whose spiritual advisor was allowed to pray aloud and “lay hands” on him during his death after a US Supreme Court ruling led to new guidelines in his case and similar requests in prisons across the country. Ramirez, 38, was killed Wednesday evening by lethal injection in the …

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Trump goes to the Supreme Court in the Mar-a-Lago case to search for and confiscate documents

CNN – Former President Donald Trump asked the Supreme Court, Tuesday, to intervene in the dispute over classified material, which the FBI seized from the Mar-a-Lago estate this summer. His emergency application to the Supreme Court is the latest example of the former president’s quest to have judges involved in the investigations that implicated him …

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