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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April 14 2017 12:50 PMJustice Department Withdraws Litigation over North Carolina’s HB2, Citing Fake Repeal
The Slatest
April 12 2017 2:42 PMNorth Carolina GOP Votes to Dilute Governor’s Power and Curtail Voting Rights—Again
The Slatest
April 10 2017 4:39 PMGorsuch’s Dark-Money Benefactor Attended His White House Swearing-In Ceremony
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April 8 2017 1:45 PMJudge Pens Poignant Tribute to Trans Teen Gavin Grimm, a “Modern-Day Human Rights Leader”
Politics
April 7 2017 1:31 PMThe Second Amendment vs. the Fourth AmendmentDoes exercising your right to carry a gun diminish your other constitutional protections?
The XX Factor
April 6 2017 12:51 PMFederal Judge Rules Arizona’s Diaper Changing Child Molestation Law Is Unconstitutional
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April 5 2017 2:16 PMThe 7th Circuit’s Landmark Anti-Gay Discrimination Ruling Is Also Great News for Trans Rights
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April 4 2017 12:30 PMMississippi’s Anti-LGBTQ Lawyers Are Gaslighting Their Opponents in Court
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April 4 2017 10:43 AMNCAA Falls for Fake HB2 Repeal, Brings Championship Games Back to North Carolina
Jurisprudence
March 29 2017 7:01 PMBad Law. Bad Prosecution. No Scandal.Why the pro-life activists who secretly recorded Planned Parenthood officials aren’t martyrs.
The Slatest
March 28 2017 12:12 PMSCOTUS Rules Texas Can’t Use Junk Science to Justify Executing the Intellectually Disabled
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March 27 2017 2:41 PM2nd Circuit Chief Judge: Anti-Gay Employment Discrimination Is Already Illegal Nationwide
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March 24 2017 11:19 AMFederal Judge Orders Florida to Include Same-Sex Spouses on Death Certificates
The Slatest
March 22 2017 5:10 PMAl Franken Says the GOP Is Gaslighting Democrats on Garland and Gorsuch
The Slatest
March 21 2017 4:09 PMWatch Sen. Whitehouse Grill Gorsuch About Dark Money, Corporate Power, and Citizens United
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April 13 2017 3:29 PMMeet the Puppy-Hating, Lincoln-Bashing Legislators Trying to Reverse Marriage Equality in North Carolina
The Slatest
April 11 2017 1:18 PMIn Rebuke to Jeff Sessions, Judge Rules Texas Voter ID Law Was Designed to Discriminate
The Slatest
April 10 2017 2:06 PMGorsuch’s Swearing-In Ceremony Was Designed to Coax Justice Kennedy Off the Bench
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April 7 2017 5:13 PMNebraska Supreme Court: Ban on Gay Foster Parents Is Indistinguishable From a “Whites Only” Sign
Jurisprudence
April 7 2017 1:27 PMThere Will Never Be a “Mainstream” Supreme Court JusticeThe nuclear option won’t change that.
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April 6 2017 12:28 PMFederal Judge Rules That the Fair Housing Act Protects LGBTQ People
Jurisprudence
April 5 2017 1:47 PMA Thunderbolt From the 7th CircuitIn a landmark opinion, a bipartisan group of judges found that the Civil Rights Act prohibits anti-gay workplace discrimination.
Jurisprudence
April 4 2017 12:09 PMThe Nation’s Worst Anti-Gay Bill Goes on TrialA federal court scrutinizes Mississippi’s HB 1523, which protects the “religious freedom” of people discriminating against the LGBTQ community.
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March 30 2017 12:25 PMThe HB2 “Repeal” Bill Is an Unmitigated Disaster for LGBTQ Rights and North Carolina
The Slatest
March 28 2017 3:37 PMTexas Mayor Who Disenfranchised Hispanic Voters Calls Hispanic Councilman “Boy”
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March 28 2017 9:42 AMHow a Gay Employee Fought Horrific Discrimination and Won a Major Legal Victory
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March 27 2017 12:17 PMFederal Judge Blocks Louisiana Law That Prevented Immigrants From Getting Married
The Slatest
March 23 2017 5:34 PMWatch a Gorsuch Defender Say a Dead Victim of Gun Violence Would Support Gorsuch
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March 22 2017 1:49 PMNico Hines, the Daily Beast’s Olympics Grindr Journalist, Is Back. Can the Internet Forgive Him?
Jurisprudence
March 21 2017 2:19 PMCan Neil Gorsuch Answer a Question?On Day 2 of his Supreme Court confirmation hearings, it remains unclear.

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