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5 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Male Justices Don't Understand What Hobby Lobby Meant For Women

When the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that businesses get to decide whether their female employees should have access to contraception, five conservative men disagreed with three women and Justice Stephen G. Breyer.

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Related Topix: US News, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, US Supreme Court, Liberal Political News

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Daily Kos

Results or Process: How Should We Evaluate Judges?

Re-posted from The Politicus : If you would like to leave a comment the author gawilliams will see please add a comment directly to the original article page A few days ago I was asked which of the Justices on the US Supreme Court I admire the most.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, Antonin Scalia, Liberal Political News

Tue Jul 29, 2014

National Review Online

David Cole on the "Roberts Court"

I say so-called because I think that the convention of naming the Court after the incumbent Chief Justice often obscures more than it enlightens-and because I think that the current Court is, alas, better understood as the Kennedy Court.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, US News

Switched

'Supreme Court: No Girls Allowed' Perfectly Parodies The Hobby Lobby Ruling

You've probably heard the Supreme Court referred to as an "old boys' club," but did you know about the blanket forts, secret passwords and the stash of Playboy magazines? Probably not.

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Related Topix: US News, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Antonin Scalia, Elena Kagan

Mon Jul 28, 2014

JD Supra

United States Supreme Court Rules Online TV Streaming Service Violates Copyright Law

On June 25, 2014 the Supreme Court of the United States in ABC v. Aereo, Inc., No.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Free Republic

Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy Calls Constitution “Flawed”

We rely on the Supreme Court to defend the Constitution from the endless assaults on it that chip away our liberty.

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Related Topix: US News, Anthony Kennedy, Folk, The Kennedys

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Wall Street Journal

Obamacare Challenges: Where the Conventional Wisdom Falls Short

Since the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit struck down an Internal Revenue Service regulation implementing Obamacare , some observers have predicted that the IRS rule would ultimately be upheld.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, District of Columbia Circuit Court of Appeals, US News, Tax, US Politics, Barack Obama

Xenia Daily Gazette

Crafting a Hobby Lobby doc fix12:34 am

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has promised to take action that will counter the Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby decision.

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Related Topix: US News, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Law, Healthcare Law, US Senate, Patty Murray, Democrat, US Politics, Opinion

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Scanews.com

Hobby Lobby Decision May Be Bigger Blow To Gay Rights Than Contraceptive Access

The Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby decision may not be as big a threat to contraceptive coverage for women as it first appeared.

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Related Topix: US News, Gay/Lesbian, Roman Catholic Church, Religion, US Supreme Court, Illinois

Slate Magazine

Gambling With Death

Abolitionists have ample reason to believe a Supreme Court decision declaring the death penalty unconstitutional is within their grasp.

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Related Topix: Death Penalty, US News, Anthony Kennedy, Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Right Wing News

Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy Calls Constitution "Flawed"

We rely on the Supreme Court to defend the Constitution from the endless assaults on it that chip away our liberty.

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Related Topix: US News, Anthony Kennedy

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Law.com

Midweek Recess: Trouble in Candy Land and a Breyer-Barry Bromance

Welcome to Law.com's Midweek Recess, in which we round up some tasty tidbits from the week's legal news cycle.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, Blog News, Games, Board Game

JD Supra

Copyright Office: Aereo Likely Not A Cable Company

We previously reported on the Supreme Court's recent decision on June 25, 2014 that Aereo, Inc.'s internet television service infringed the copyright of the programs being transmitted by the service.

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Related Topix: US News

National Journal

Obamacare's Road Back to the Supreme Court

With one big loss and one big win on the same day, Obamacare may be headed back to the high court.

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

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Federal appeals court deals blow to health law

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif. relays the breaking news to her staff that the Supreme Court had just upheld the Affordable Care Act, Thursday, June 28, 2012, on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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Related Topix: US News, Healthcare Law, Law, Clarence Thomas, Anthony Kennedy, Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Education Week

Teachers Get Up-Close Insight Into High Court Workings

Joel Hinrichs, center, a social studies teacher at Branford High School in Branford, Conn., presents arguments during a moot court case during a Supreme Court Summer Institute for Teachers earlier this summer at the Georgetown University Law Center in Washington.

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Related Topix: US News, Georgetown University, US Supreme Court, Education Etc.

The Daily Beast

Why Women Should Forget the White HouseBy Keli Goff

Hillary! Warren! Kagan? A female president would be great, but the fact is we need more women on the bench.

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Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, US Supreme Court

Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Hill

White House not worried about Ginsburg retirement chatter

The White House says it's not worried about a possible retirement by Ruth Bader Ginsburg or any other Supreme Court justice.

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Related Topix: US News, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, George Bush

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Salem News

Americans should not be forced to back something they don't support

This summer, the Supreme Court decided two separate First Amendment cases by the narrow margin of five votes to four.

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Related Topix: US News, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, US Supreme Court, Abortion

Mission Local

'Wait Wait Don't Tell Me' SF Shows Sell Out Fast

NPR's popular radio quiz show "Wait Wait Don't Tell Me!" has sold out all of its San Francisco appearances this month, reports The San Francisco Examiner : "Wait Wait Don't Tell Me!," the NPR quiz show, sold out its three San Francisco tapings in about six hours.

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Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Theater, Arts, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Barack Obama

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