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U.S. Supreme Court Throws Out Death Sentence From 30 Years Ago05:30
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The U.S. Supreme Court is seen on February 14, 2016 in Washington, D.C. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia died on Saturday at the age of 79. (Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
The U.S. Supreme Court is seen on February 14, 2016 in Washington, D.C. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia died on Saturday at the age of 79. (Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
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The Supreme Court announced opinions today and overruled a 30-year old death sentence for a Georgia man because of racial discrimination in the jury selection. NPR’s Ron Elving tells Here & Now's Robin Young about the legal repercussions, as well as a new Washington Post poll that shows Donald Trump leading Hillary Clinton nationally. The poll comes with big caveats for the likely Republican nominee.

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This segment aired on May 23, 2016.

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