WASHINGTON, Dec. 11, 2017 — As you are preparing coverage of Tuesday’s U.S. Senate election in Alabama, a new ABA Legal Fact Check item posted today might provide guidance.
The item examines the historical precedent and U.S. Supreme Court cases that relate to seating a member of Congress as well as expelling a member once he or she is seated.
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