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22 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia talks originalism during UT visit

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia delivered what he called his "stump speech" at the University of Tennessee on Tuesday, arguing for nearly an hour in favor of Originalism in interpreting the Constitution.


Related Topix: US News, Clarence Thomas, University of Tennessee, Elena Kagan, Sports

23 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

Aereo to Face Uphill Battle in Supreme Court, Experts Say

With broadcasters on one side and the cloud computing business on the other, the stakes are high - and the case could go either way.


Related Topix: US News, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Cloud Computing, Science / Technology, Samuel Alito, Watches

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Stevens' view of Second Amendment: part denial, part grudge, all wrong?

Today's edition of USA Today covers a new debate over the Second Amendment , ignited by former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens in his new book about how he would change the Constitution, leaving one to wonder if this rant is part denial and part grudge over being on the losing side in two major Second Amendment rulings.


Related Topix: US News

WTVF Nashville

Justice Scalia to deliver UT Knoxville lecture

The event is open to law students, faculty, staff, alumni and other members of the campus community.


Related Topix: US News, University of Tennessee

Fri Apr 11, 2014

JD Supra

Focus on Tax Controversy and Litigation - Supreme Court Decides...

Proceeding On December 3, 2013, the United State Supreme Court, in a unanimous decision written by Justice Scalia, ruled that San Antonio entrepreneur and former owner of the Minnesota Vikings, Red McCombs, and his business partner, Gary Woods, were liable for the 40 percent gross valuation-misstatement penalty under IRC A 6662.1 The Supreme Court ... (more)


Related Topix: US News, San Antonio, TX

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Harbor Times Soup

Conservative To The Core - The Constitution not an evolving entity

It amazed me when not so many years ago people began arguing that the U.S. Constitution was applicable only to the time in which it was composed and that things have "evolved" to the point that now, the Constitution is in a large measure, irrelevant.


Related Topix: Prison, Media, Radio, National Public Radio, US News, US Supreme Court

Wed Apr 09, 2014

JD Supra

A Uniform Approach to Standing for False Advertising Claims under the Lanham Act

On March 25, 2014, the Supreme Court, in Lexmark International, Inc. v. Static Control Components, Inc. , 572 U.S. ___ , resolved a circuit split regarding the test for standing to assert a claim for false advertising under the Lanham Act, 15 U.S.C. A 1125 ").


Related Topix: Lexmark International, Computers, Patent / Trademark Law, Law, US News

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Knoxville News Sentinel

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia tp speak at UT College of Law

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia will deliver the Rose Lecture at the University of Tennessee next week, marking the third visit in four years by a sitting member of the U.S. Supreme Court.


Related Topix: US News, Clarence Thomas, US Supreme Court, University of Tennessee, Sports

Sun Apr 06, 2014

Naperville Sun

Guy Maras, of Naperville, is president of the Union League of Chicago. | Submitted

Naperville resident Guy Maras is a history buff, who often likes to quote former presidents and relate issues they faced in their time to the circumstances of today.


Related Topix: Naperville, IL, John Marshall Law School, US News


Million Man Ban

Participating in democracy "takes a certain amount of civic courage." Although I never expected to say this, I found the words of Justice Scalia coming to mind these past few weeks.


Fri Apr 04, 2014

The Raw Story

Jon Stewart calls 'bullsh*t' on court's election...

He opened Thursday night's "Daily Show" with an analysis of the U.S. Supreme Court's recent ruling in McCutcheon v.


Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, Chris Christie, US Governors

JD Supra

Non-Direct Competitors May Sue Under the Lanham Act, Doctrine of Prudential Standing Eliminated

The Supreme Court of the United States swept away the different standards for Lanham Act prudential standing previously applied by the courts of appeals, and expressly discarded the amorphous concept of prudential standing in all federal statutory cases.


Related Topix: US News, Patent / Trademark Law, Law, Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals

Cape Cod Times

The Pill, peyote and corporate personhood

It started back in 1990 when the Supreme Court considered the case of two Native American drug councilors who were fired for using peyote in religious rituals, a native practice going back thousands of years.


Related Topix: US News, Opinion

Thu Apr 03, 2014


SCOTUS Denies Appeal Of Texas Execution

The U.S. Supreme Court is denying an appeal by a Texas man hoping to avoid execution.


Related Topix: US Supreme Court, US News

Wall Street Journal

Welcome to the Collective

In his plurality opinion in yesterday's free-speech case, McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission , Chief Justice John Roberts notes an anomaly in contemporary "liberal" First Amendment jurisprudence: "If the First Amendment protects flag burning, funeral protests, and Nazi parades--despite the profound offense such spectacles cause--it surely ... (more)


Related Topix: US News, John G. Roberts, Clarence Thomas, Stephen Breyer, Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Right Wing News

Campus Liberals Freak Out Over Justice Scalia's Announced Visit

As I prepare to graduate from William and Mary in May, life here can get a bit boring sometimes.


Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, Gay/Lesbian

Kansas and Arizona Win Case to Require Proof of Citizenship to Vote

Kansas and Arizona scored a big victory on ballot box integrity laws, one that the losing side is already appealing.


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

Mon Mar 31, 2014

Log Cabin Democrat

Cats muscle in on new dog park

A recent Supreme Court decision may mean that cats will have to be allowed at Conway's planned dog park.


Related Topix: US News, John G. Roberts

Publishers' Weekly

'Scalia: A Court of One' by Bruce Allen Murphy

Justice Antonin Scalia is fighting a losing battle to put his conservative stamp on the Supreme Court, according to this penetrating biography by historian Murphy .


Related Topix: US News, Anthony Kennedy


Longtime concealed-carry holdout Chicago has first arrest of gun-permit holder

The Chicago Sun-Times is reporting that Chicago has had its first arrest of a concealed-carry permit holder.


Related Topix: Guns, Illinois, US News, US Supreme Court