Could 4-4 High Court Handle a Tough Election Dispute?

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It’s the scenario that keeps partisan operatives and lawyers awake at night: Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton end Election Day deadlocked with key states in a recount, and a short-handed Supreme Court can't resolve it because the eight justices split down the middle. Politico reports. In such a case, a lower-court ruling would probably be left to stand. With Trump . . .

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