The judge's decision to dismiss a high-profile lawsuit filed by students arguing that a good civics education is their constitutional right was predictable. What wasn't expected was his remarkable commentary in support of the students' premise.
In a year where the coronavirus pandemic has created so much uncertainty around voting, political strategists say it’s a shame that a website that could have been used for a good cause – encouraging people to vote – is blank.
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The data reported by the state Department of Health Tuesday afternoon showed that the week ending Saturday had 120 new cases per 100,000 population, easily exceeding the governor’s limit of 100 new cases and the highest rate since mid-May.