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28 min ago | ABA Journal

Chemerinsky: What these 3 decisions tell us about SCOTUS inconsistency

The justices on the Supreme Court often vocally disagree as to how federal statutes should be interpreted.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, Antonin Scalia, Stephen Breyer, Economics News, Bankruptcy

4 hrs ago | The Daily Beast

Why Some Are More Equal Than OthersBy Jedediah Purdy

Americans pride themselves on an egalitarian society open to all. But some equality and inequality exist uneasily side by side.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Newkerala.com

Retired judges should stay away from posts: former SC judge

Retired Supreme Court and high court judges should take a two-year "quarantine period" from any posts barring that of a judicial inquiry commission, retired apex court judge K.T. Thomas said Monday.

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Related Topix: US News

Sat Aug 30, 2014

East Texas Review

Justice Thomas to speak

United States Supreme Court Associate Justice Clarence Thomas will be the featured speaker at The University of Texas at Tyler R. Don Cowan Fine and Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, September 16. Sponsored by Drs.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, University of Texas at Tyler, Tyler, TX

Fri Aug 29, 2014

FindLaw

Friday Double Poll: Best and Worst SCOTUS Writers

The topic of the week for me seems to be legal writing. And my favorite type of post is the "poll the audience" post because it means I can be a spineless scribe and take no stance whatsoever.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, Anthony Kennedy, Blog News, Elena Kagan

Forbes.com

Are Credits For Taxes Paid To Other States Doomed?

Tax Analysts is the leading publisher of tax news, analysis and commentary for the global community.

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Related Topix: Social Software, Startups, Facebook, US News, US Supreme Court, Tax

Thu Aug 28, 2014

South County Spotlight

High court split on search legality

A split Oregon Supreme Court decided Thursday when incriminating evidence can be admissible in court after police make an unlawful stop, but the defendant consents to the search that turned up the evidence.

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Related Topix: US News, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Tyler Morning Telegraph

Clarence Thomas to speak at UT Tyler

United States Supreme Court Associate Justice Clarence Thomas will be the featured speaker at The University of Texas at Tyler R. Don Cowan Fine and Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. Sept.

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Related Topix: US News, University of Texas at Tyler, Tyler, TX, US Supreme Court

Tue Aug 26, 2014

KYTX-TV News

Tickets now on sale for US Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas to speak at UT Tyler

Borrowing from the popularity of food trucks, some entrepreneurs are finding a way to put fashion on four wheels.

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Related Topix: US News, University of Texas at Tyler, Tyler, TX, US Supreme Court, Austin, TX

Mon Aug 25, 2014

ABA Journal

Home-care aides don't owe union fees, but court stops short of overruling a key precedent

"The reality is: No one outside the court knows" how close the precedent came to be overruled, says William Messenger.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Barack Obama, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Illinois, Illinois Government, Samuel Alito

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Albany Times Union

Court sides with Walsh vs. elections

An appeals court Thursday unanimously upheld a judge's decision to reinstate nearly two dozen judicial delegates and alternates backing Albany County Family Court Judge Margaret "Peggy" Walsh for state Supreme Court.

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Instapundit.com

George Will: From cupcakes to the police, fed up with government....

GEORGE WILL: From cupcakes to the police, fed up with government. "By printing and borrowing money, government avoids thinking about its proper scope and actual competence.

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The Washington Monthly

The Effort To Drag SCOTUS Back Into Obamacare

If you were wondering about the status of the lawsuits challenging the availability of premium tax credits to those securing health insurance on Obamacare's federal purchasing exchanges, there's a f ine summary available from the New York Times ' Linda Greenhouse.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Daily Kos

Supreme Court HALTS Gay Marriages in Virginia. Justice Thomas 'Oh the irony'

The 4th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that Virginia's gay marriage ban violated the Constitution's Equal Protection Clause and is being appealed to the Supreme Court.

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Related Topix: US News, Gay/Lesbian, Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, Wedding, Life, Interracial,Multiracial, Multiethnic, and Multicultural

Mon Aug 18, 2014

National Review Online

Jim Jeffords Was a Party of One

The man who turned over control of the U.S. Senate to Democrats by abandoning the GOP in 2001 died today at age 80. Former senator Jim Jeffords entered Vermont politics in the 1950s when it was the most rock-ribbed Republican state in the country.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Bernard Sanders, Senator Bernie Sanders, US Supreme Court

KTRH-AM Houston

Obama Hints of Supreme Court Opening

President Barack Obama caused a stir when campaigning for the mid-term elections, suggesting there may soon be an opening on the U.S. Supreme Court.

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Related Topix: US News, Stephen Breyer, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, Barack Obama

Fri Aug 15, 2014

PropertyProf Blog

Ablavsky on the Indian Commerce Clause

Gregory Ablavsky has posted Beyond the Indian Commerce Clause on SSRN. Here's the abstract: Since the 1970s, the Supreme Court has described the Indian Commerce Clause as the primary constitutional basis for the exercise of federal power over Indian affairs.

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Related Topix: US News

Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Hill

Judges are not 'neutral umpires'

There is a story told in Washington circles about the first term of the Obama administration.

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Related Topix: US News, John G. Roberts

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Talking Points Memo

The Enormous, Unbelievable Stakes For The Supreme Court In 2016

Save articles to read later In a hurry? Bookmarks allow you to save an article to read later at your convenience.

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Related Topix: US News, Stephen Breyer, Anthony Kennedy, Ruth Bader Ginsburg

TheBlaze.com

Obama's Planning on More Supreme Court 'Appointments'

Speaking at a private home in Tisbury, Massachusetts, Obama said he is dealing with a faction of Republicans motivated only by ideology.

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Related Topix: US News, Stephen Breyer, Anthony Kennedy, Ruth Bader Ginsburg

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