A parade goer waves a flag during 43rd annual San Francisco Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) Pride Celebration & Parade June 30, 2013, in San Francisco, Calif.
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In Case You Missed It: The week’s top stories from msnbc

Each week, msnbc.com collects the standout work published by our reporters in one convenient place.

Hobby Lobby’s ripple effect
by Emma Margolin

Birth control is just the tip of the iceberg. The Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby ruling is offering religious freedom backers a glimmer of hope for next year.

Can North Carolina’s harsh voting law be stopped before November?
by Zachary Roth

Challengers to North Carolina’s law want a judge to block it before this fall’s crucial midterms. They say it illegally hits not just blacks, but also students.

Americans to Sarah Palin: Enough already
by Adam Howard

The majority of Americans are tired of Sarah Palin’s unsolicited political pronouncements, according to a new NBC/Wall Street Journal/Annenberg poll.

Why Boehner is suing Obama
by Benjy Sarlin

Speaker John Boehner has released a bill that would authorize him to sue the White House over its implementation of the Affordable Care Act. 

Guatemala mother recalls terrifying journey north with young son
by Amanda Sakuma

Sara Cinfuentes and her two year old son fled Guatemala for the United States – a journey she had to take to save their lives.  


In Case You Missed It: The week’s top stories from msnbc