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23 hrs ago | The Hill

Supreme Court boosts shareholders' right to information

What does campaign finance law have to do with proxy season? The answer: disclosure.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Weekly Standard

Kennedy's Question

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Billings Outpost

McCutcheon decision threatens democracy

If the U.S. Supreme Court decision in McCutcheon et al. vs. Federal Election Commission had come out one day earlier, we could have been forgiven for suspecting it was an April Fool's Day joke.

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Related Topix: US News, Clarence Thomas, US Supreme Court, Non-Profit, John G. Roberts

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Washington Post

My SCOTUSblog interview

I was interviewed recently for the "SCOTUSblog on Camera" series. The series features in-depth interviews of members of the Supreme Court community about a range of topics.

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Related Topix: US News, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Sports

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Daily Kos

Salt Lake Tribune: Utah Takes a Nasty Step Towards Same-Sex Couples

The Salt Lake Tribune has posted a scathing editorial about how the state of Utah is handling the marriage equality issue in the aftermath of a district court ruling that Utah's marriage ban is unconstitutional .

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Related Topix: Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, US News, US Supreme Court, Liberal Political News

The Bennington Banner

The elephant in the courtroom

I know that members of the Supreme Court tend to isolate themselves from the rest of us, but a recent decision provides a good argument for their putting in an appearance into the real world occasionally.

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Reason Magazine

Put Cameras in the Supreme Court

To that end, the UK Supreme Court streams all of its oral arguments live and online via Sky News .

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Related Topix: US News, Clarence Thomas, US Supreme Court, US Politics

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Lansing State Journal

Letter: Supreme Court lets corporations control elections

Republicans received two-thirds of the money. This doesn't include corporate-funneled money spent by secretive super PACs run by Karl Rove, other billionaires, Chambers of Commerce and the Koch brothers.

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Reason Magazine

Put Cameras in the Supreme Court

To that end, the UK Supreme Court streams all of its oral arguments live and online via Sky News .

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Related Topix: US News, Clarence Thomas, US Supreme Court, US Politics

Sat Apr 12, 2014

EDGE

Courts Nationwide Poised for Next Round in Marriage Equality Fight

For the first time since the challenge to California's Proposition 8, numerous federal appeals courts have begun to hear oral arguments in cases challenging same-sex marriage bans from states across the nation.

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Related Topix: Wedding, California, US News, Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals

Slate Magazine

McCutcheon Breeds Cynicism

With the impending demise of The Colbert Report, we're not just losing "Stephen Colbert" the character, but also, very likely, Stephen Colbert the political agitator and one of the heroes in the public discourse around campaign finance laws.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Crooks and Liars

Va Gop Candidate: Disabled Children God's Punishment For Abortion

Yesterday, Marshall insisted that he won't be backing away from the comment as he campaigns for the House, and is similarly defending his suggestions that Justice Anthony Kennedy is secretly gay and that abortion should be banned in cases of incest because it could be "voluntary."

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Related Topix: Abortion, US News, Gay/Lesbian, Liberal Political News

The Billings Outpost

McCutcheon decision threatens democracy

If the U.S. Supreme Court decision in McCutcheon et al. vs. Federal Election Commission had come out one day earlier, we could have been forgiven for suspecting it was an April Fool's Day joke.

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Related Topix: US News, Clarence Thomas, US Supreme Court, Non-Profit, John G. Roberts

Washington Blade

Judges appear split during historic arguments over Utah marriage

A three-judge panel of the U.S. Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals appeared divided Thursday during oral arguments over Utah's prohibition on same-sex marriage, although two of the judges expressed skepticism over the constitutionality of the ban.

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Related Topix: Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, US Supreme Court, W., George Bush

The Washington Post

GOP should fear the coming political earthquake on gay marriage

In recent months, one court after another - in Virginia, Oklahoma, Texas, Michigan, Tennessee, Ohio, and Kentucky - has either ruled a state ban illegal or said the state must recognize legal marriages performed in other states.

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Daily Kos

Worth Repeating

Kennedy's disquisition on the rule of law is worth repeating and not just because Justice Anthony Kennedy sits on the Supreme Court and is often the swing vote.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Washington Post

Respondents file merits briefs in the cell phone search cases

The respondents have now filed their merits briefs in the two much-anticipated cell phone search cases that the Supreme Court will hear on April 29, United States v.

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West Hawaii Today

Same-sex marriage battle escalates to force Supreme Court decision on constitutionality

The nationwide legal battle over same-sex marriage escalates Thursday when a federal appeals court reviews the first in a string of unanimous judicial rulings that state bans on gay marriage cannot stand in the wake of last summer's Supreme Court action.

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Related Topix: Wedding, US News, Gay/Lesbian, Sundance Film Festival, Utah

Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Martin Schram: The court knows what it is doing, and we are the worse off

The latest Supreme Court ruling - defending the rights of billionaires to try to rent, if not buy, the gratitude and votes of unlimited numbers of politicians - has just provided fresh evidence that helps us finally answer a central question that has divided the experts.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Noozhawk

Joe Conason: On Highest Court, a Former Lobbyist Guts Campaign Finance Reform

For a large and bipartisan majority of Americans, the increasing power of money in politics is deeply troubling.

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Related Topix: US News, Clarence Thomas, US Supreme Court, Samuel Alito

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