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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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Related Topix: US News, Anthony Kennedy, John G. Roberts

Yesterday | US News & World Report

A Scalia Dissent Once Ruined Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Weekend

Supreme Court Justices Antonin Scalia and Ruth Bader Ginsburg appeared on "The Kalb Report" on April 17 at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. As Washington folklore goes, conservative Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia and liberal Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg are the best of friends.

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Related Topix: US News, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Antonin Scalia, Virginia Military Institute, University of Virginia

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Crooked Timber

Eleven Things You Did Not Know About Clarence Thomas

6. Clarence Thomas told Juan Williams that "there is nothing you can do to get past black skin.

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Related Topix: US News, Color Blindness, Health

The Washington Post

Hea s no clone: Justice Thomasa s legacy in law and politics

Adam White has an excellent essay on the Liberty Law Blog discussing Justice Clarence Thomas's distinctive approach to the Constitution entitled, " Just, Wise, and Constitutional": Justice Thomas's Legacy in Law and Politics .

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Related Topix: US News, Antonin Scalia, The Washington Post Company, Washington Post, Publishing

Family Law Prof Blog

Lozano v. Alvarez

In early March, the United States Supreme Court handed down the opinion in its most recent international abduction case, Lozano v.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Justice Alito will participate in Aereo case, ending concerns of a tie

There will be no tie in the Supreme Court battle of Aereo vs. the broadcasters. Supreme Court Justice Thomas Alito, who previously had recused himself from participating in the case, will take part in it after all, according to SCOTUS Blog , which tracks the Supreme Court.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, Entertainment

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, Anthony Kennedy, US Supreme Court, Non-Profit, John G. Roberts

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Judge rejects challenge to NY's tougher gun law

A trial-level judge in Albany has ruled that New York's new gun law does not violate the Second Amendment.

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Related Topix: Guns, US News, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors

US News & World Report

'Anita' Tells of Joe Biden's Forgotten Role in Confirming Clarence Thomas

By Joe I mean Joseph R. Biden Jr., the affable vice president, who will be 74 if sworn in as president on Jan. 20, 2017.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Joe Biden, Law, Employment / Labor Law, Opinion

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.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

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.

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Related Topix: US News, Antonin Scalia, University of Tennessee, Elena Kagan, Sports

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Free Republic

AL Democrat Congressman 'Fine' with Men Marrying...

Alabama State Rep. Alvin Holmes who said Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas is an "Uncle Tom" for being married to a white woman believes men should be allowed to marry mules.

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Related Topix: US News, Life, Interracial,Multiracial, Multiethnic, and Multicultural, Wedding, US Supreme Court

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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Related Topix: US News, Anthony Kennedy, Gravity, Celebrities, George Clooney, John G. Roberts, Opinion

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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The Tallahassee O

ACLU | The Power of One Voice: A Review

As most people know, in the hearing, she testified about Thomas' unwanted sexual advances towards her while she worked for him in the early 1980s.

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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, Anthony Kennedy, US Supreme Court, US Politics

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Indianapolis Business News

Supreme Court voids overall political contribution limits

The Supreme Court struck down limits Wednesday in federal law on the overall campaign contributions the biggest individual donors may make to candidates, political parties and political action committees.

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Washington Times

Court overturns coach's sexual exploitation case

The conviction of a former Bloomfield basketball coach who had sex with a 16-year-old girl on his team was thrown out Friday by the Iowa Supreme Court in a ruling that says coaches without teaching licenses are not school employees under the law and can't be convicted of sexual exploitation by a school employee.

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Related Topix: Iowa Government, Iowa, US News, Criminal Defense Law, Law

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, Anthony Kennedy, US Supreme Court, Non-Profit, John G. Roberts

BusinessWeek

John Roberts, Chief Conservative Strategist

For those who follow the Supreme Court, psychoanalyzing Chief Justice John Roberts is irresistible.

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Related Topix: US News, John G. Roberts, George Bush

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