Morning Maddow: August 20


Some San Diegans rally in support of Mayor Bob Filner.

Chief Justice John Roberts appoints a judge to the panel that hears appeals to FISA court rulings.

Justice Scalia accuses the court of “inventing new minorities.”

A federal judge says it’s ok for California to force-feed hunger-striking prison inmates.

Another Colorado county gets ready to vote on secession this November.

Josh Rogin: Obama Admin is temporarily cutting off aid to Egypt.

The spiritual leader of Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood has reportedly been arrested.

VP Biden’s son Beau is in the hospital.

The Fukushima nuclear plant has leaked 300 tons of radioactive water.

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