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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Sept. 2 2016 4:04 PMTexas Supreme Court Justice: States Can Deny Same-Sex Spousal Benefits to “Encourage Procreation”
The XX Factor
Sept. 2 2016 10:34 AMBirth of a Nation’s Gabrielle Union Pens Powerful Op-Ed About Nate Parker’s Alleged Sexual Assault
The Slatest
Sept. 1 2016 12:48 PMWhy Republicans Aren’t Actually Interested in Stopping Voter Fraud
The Slatest
Aug. 31 2016 12:46 PMVoters Just Kicked One of America’s Deadliest Prosecutors Out of Office
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Aug. 26 2016 6:12 PMFederal Judge Blocks Portions of North Carolina’s Anti-LGBTQ Law
Future Tense
Aug. 26 2016 1:36 PMRobot Babies Meant to Prevent Teen Pregnancy May Actually Promote It
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Aug. 25 2016 1:42 PMThe Clinton Foundation Is Not a Scandal. It’s a Phenomenal, Life-Saving Success.
The XX Factor
Aug. 24 2016 3:44 PMScott Brown Defends Himself Against Sexual Harassment Charges in Disgustingly Fawning Interview
The Slatest
Aug. 23 2016 3:39 PMIn Landmark Decision, NLRB Allows Graduate Students at Private Universities to Unionize
Jurisprudence
Aug. 22 2016 6:05 PMHelp Him Help YouThe best way for at-risk Republican senators to distance themselves from Donald Trump is to call for hearings for Merrick Garland.
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Aug. 22 2016 11:26 AMThe Ruling Against Obama’s Trans-Friendly School Guidance Is a Conservative Power Grab
The XX Factor
Aug. 19 2016 11:23 AMJudge Permanently Blocks Florida’s Unconstitutional Attempt to Defund Abortion Clinics
The Slatest
Aug. 18 2016 3:55 PMThe Fed’s Move Away From Private Prisons Is a Victory for Undocumented Immigrants. But It’s Not Enough.
The Slatest
Aug. 17 2016 5:14 PMThe 9th Circuit Just Handed Medical Marijuana Patients a Huge Victory
The Slatest
Aug. 16 2016 2:01 PMFederal Judge to Police Union in Court: “Black Lives Matter”
The XX Factor
Sept. 2 2016 2:06 PMNorth Carolina’s New Sex Offender Law Is Unjust and Unconstitutional
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Sept. 1 2016 4:03 PMYou Must Read This Amazingly Graphic Gay Sex Article Mike Pence’s Journal Once Published
The Slatest
Aug. 31 2016 4:49 PMSupreme Court Blocks North Carolina From Reinstating Its Racist Voting Restrictions
The Slatest
Aug. 30 2016 4:06 PMChuck Grassley: Hmm, the Senate Might Hold Lame Duck Hearings for Merrick Garland After All
The XX Factor
Aug. 26 2016 4:36 PMAppeals Court Issues Scathing Ruling Against Michigan Sex Offender Penalties
The Slatest
Aug. 25 2016 4:44 PMNew Lawsuit Has a Real Chance to Help Bring Obama’s Immigration Actions Back in Many States
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Aug. 24 2016 4:22 PMNorth Carolina’s Republican Governor and His Anti-LGBTQ Law Are Tanking in the Polls
The Slatest
Aug. 23 2016 5:13 PMAppeals Court Upholds Discriminatory Voting Restrictions, Deals Setback to Ohio’s Black Voters
The Slatest
Aug. 23 2016 1:08 PMA Deep Dive Into the Harassment Allegations Against Roger Ailes, Bill O’Reilly—and Scott Brown
The Slatest
Aug. 22 2016 5:37 PMGood News, Everyone! Wisconsin Blocked From Reinstating Its Unconstitutional Voting Restrictions.
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Aug. 19 2016 5:01 PMNorth Carolina Tells Court Trans People Aren’t Really Trans, Just “Delusional”
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Aug. 18 2016 5:33 PMFederal Judge: Hobby Lobby Legalized Anti-LGBTQ Discrimination by Religious Employers
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Aug. 18 2016 11:57 AMCourt Holds Bisexual Asylum-Seeker Isn’t Actually Bisexual; Posner Slams Judge’s “Closed Mind”
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Aug. 17 2016 1:55 PMThese Reports of Gay BYU Students Getting Punished for Reporting Their Rapes Are Shattering
Jurisprudence
Aug. 15 2016 6:16 PMNo Justice for Sylville SmithHow the Supreme Court has failed victims of police brutality.

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