Mark Joseph Stern
Mark Joseph Stern Mark Joseph Stern

Mark Joseph Stern is a writer for Slate. He covers the law and LGBTQ issues.

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Nov. 4 2016 4:12 PMFederal Judge Bars Trump Campaign From Engaging in “Harassing or Intimidating Conduct” at the Polls
The XX Factor
Nov. 4 2016 9:44 AMFemale GOP Leaders in Texas Are Abandoning Their Party in Droves
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Nov. 3 2016 1:40 PMNorth Carolina GOP Tries (and Fails) to Shut Down Bipartisan Forum on HB2
Future Tense
Nov. 3 2016 9:46 AMBe a Good Citizen. Use Google in the Voting Booth.
The Slatest
Nov. 2 2016 12:07 PMJustice Department to North Carolina: Stop Illegally Purging Black Voters From the Rolls
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Nov. 1 2016 11:06 AMAIDS’ “Patient Zero” Has Already Been Exonerated. Why Do Scientists Keep Debunking the Myth?
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Oct. 31 2016 10:55 AMYes, Donald Trump Would Be an Absolute Catastrophe for LGBTQ Rights in America
Jurisprudence
Oct. 30 2016 8:02 PMWho Will Protect the Constitution?Donald Trump vs. Hillary Clinton, amendment by amendment.
The XX Factor
Oct. 28 2016 4:18 PMAppeals Court Continues to Block Utah’s Attempt to Defund Planned Parenthood
The XX Factor
Oct. 28 2016 1:11 PMJudge Blocks Alabama Abortion Laws, Invokes the South’s History of Racist Misogyny
The Slatest
Oct. 27 2016 1:37 PMLawyer Alleges Clarence Thomas Groped Her in 1999
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Oct. 26 2016 4:51 PMA Lawsuit Challenges Utah’s Ban on Students and Teachers Saying Nice Things About Gay People
The Slatest
Oct. 25 2016 1:46 PMWatch Donald Trump Supporter Marco Rubio Get Booed Offstage by a Crowd of Latino Voters
The XX Factor
Oct. 24 2016 5:58 PMNew Jersey Legislature Passes Bill Curbing Solitary Confinement. Will Christie Dare to Veto It?
The Slatest
Oct. 24 2016 1:34 PMA Ton of Floridians Registered to Vote After Hurricane Matthew, Just as Rick Scott Probably Feared
The XX Factor
Nov. 4 2016 4:00 PMAnti-Abortion Activists Are Trying to Oust State Judges Who Voted for Abortion Rights
The Slatest
Nov. 3 2016 3:39 PMThe Justice Department Is Sending Election Monitors to North Carolina Counties That Purged Voters
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Nov. 3 2016 10:21 AMNorth Carolina Is Engaging in “Insane” Jim Crow–Style Voter Suppression, Says Federal Judge
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Nov. 2 2016 3:17 PMAlabama Secretary of State: Helping More People Vote Would “Cheapen the Work” of Civil Rights Heroes
The Slatest
Nov. 1 2016 12:34 PMFederal Judge Orders Republicans to Explain Whether They Really Intend to Intimidate Voters on Election Day
Jurisprudence
Oct. 31 2016 2:28 PMAmerica Is Already in the Midst of a Voter Suppression CrisisWe didn’t even need to wait for Election Day.
Future Tense
Oct. 31 2016 8:30 AMAppeals Court Says Michigan Can Revoke the Votes of Anyone Who Takes a Ballot Selfie
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Oct. 29 2016 5:16 PMGay Rights Group Finally Withdraws Kirk Endorsement Following Racist Comment
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Oct. 28 2016 3:49 PMSupreme Court Agrees to Decide Whether Trans Students Can Use School Bathrooms
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Oct. 28 2016 12:28 PMGay Rights Group Maintains Endorsement of Sen. Mark Kirk After Racist Comment
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Oct. 26 2016 6:24 PMFormer Congressman Joe Walsh: “If Trump Loses, I’m Grabbing My Musket.”
Future Tense
Oct. 26 2016 11:27 AMThe Law Justin Timberlake Broke Is Definitely Unconstitutional
The Slatest
Oct. 25 2016 1:05 PMAmerican Bar Association Produces Report Calling Trump a Libel Bully, Censors It Because He’s a Libel Bully
The XX Factor
Oct. 24 2016 3:27 PMFederal Judge Rules for Free the Nipple, Holds Topless Ban May Violate U.S. Constitution
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Oct. 24 2016 10:51 AMA Trump Employee Is Suing for Extreme Anti-Gay Harassment and Discrimination

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