A federal judge on Friday denied a request to order Maine to return a mural to a state Labor Department office where it was removed last month, causing an uproar. Full story
The U.S. Department of Justice has sided with attorneys for two Secret Service agents who were sued after arresting a man who confronted former Vice President Dick Cheney. Full story
The Los Angeles City Attorney's office is trying a new legal maneuver to try to stamp out graffiti — it's charging 10 graffiti writers with violating unfair competition laws because they're selling works on the strength of reputations built on vandalism. Full story
NBC's Pete Williams reports on a Supreme Court ruling that the First Amendment protects fundamentalist members of the Westboro Baptist Church who mount attention-getting, anti-gay protests outside military funerals.