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19 hrs ago | World Magazine

Obama administration takes Supreme Court hint

Responding to a Supreme Court rebuke, the Obama administration today announced its promised revisions to the many-times revised regulations for nonprofits objecting to the contraceptive and abortifacient mandate.


Related Topix: US News, Healthcare Law, Law

Yesterday | Hollywood Reporter

Appeals Court Denies Aereo's Request for New Hearing

On Thursday, the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals told Aereo that further proceedings in the TV broadcasters' lawsuit will take place at the district court.


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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

TV Broadcasters Aim for Broad Injunction Against Aereo

Having prevailed at the U.S. Supreme Court, television broadcasters are now proposing that a New York federal judge issue a preliminary injunction against Aereo that would prohibit the digital service from "streaming, transmitting, retransmitting, or otherwise publicly performing any Copyrighted Programming over the Internet... or by means of any ... (more)


Related Topix: US News, 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.


Related Topix: US News, Clarence Thomas, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, Barack Obama

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Daily Kos

Justice of the Day - Stephen G. Breyer

Today's Justice of the Day is: STEPHEN G. BREYER. Justice Breyer was born on this day, August 15, in 1938.


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JD Supra

The Aereo Crashed: Cheap Internet TV Thwarted

The Supreme Court of the United States has now determined that internet streaming services directly infringe the copyrights of several television networks.


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Albany Times Union


JULY 26: Actor Ben Affleck attends the Warner Bros. Pictures panel and presentation during Comic-Con International 2014 at San Diego Convention Center on July 26, 2014 in San Diego, California.


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Tue Aug 12, 2014

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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Talking Points Memo

The Enormous, Unbelievable Stakes For The Supreme Court In 2016

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

The Hill

McDonnell case shows Virginia is not above corruption

For many years, opponents of restrictions on the role of money in politics have held out the state of Virginia to legitimize their opposition to campaign finance reform.


Related Topix: Bob McDonnell, US Governors, US News, Anthony Kennedy

Daily Kos

Cheers and Jeers: Tuesday

As he is remembered, it is our hope the focus will not be on Robin's death, but on the countless moments of joy and laughter he gave to millions.


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Mon Aug 11, 2014

President Obama Suggests Upcoming Supreme Court Vacancy

President Barack Obama hinted at the possibility of an upcoming vacancy on the Supreme Court Monday during a fundraiser for Senate Democrats.


Related Topix: US News, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, US Politics, Barack Obama

Slate Magazine

The Fourth Feminist

The summer of 2014 has turned into something of a national folk feminist revival, as far as the Supreme Court is concerned.


Related Topix: US News, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor, Elena Kagan

California Northern District Judges Split on Sufficiency of Damages...

Judges in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California are split on the sufficiency of damages evidence at the class certification stage.


Related Topix: California, California Government, Food, ConAgra Foods

Daily Kos

Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer has been on the bench 20 years as of last week. Overall, I'd rate his job performance so far as...

Two unarmed black men, Michael Brown and John Crawford , have been gunned down by police in a matter of days, tragedies which have once again ... Most of us on this site are well aware that climate change impacts will exacerbate marginal living in the southern hemisphere, particularly Africa, South Asia and the Middle East.


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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

Stephen Breyer, the Supreme Court's 'Raging Pragmatist'

This week marks the 20th anniversary of Justice Stephen Breyer's appointment to the U.S. Supreme Court.


Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court

National Review Online

Abortion Right Equal to Second Amendment?

I have come to believe that if Roe v. Wade is ever overturned-a big if-it will be from the other side.


Related Topix: Abortion, Guns, US News, Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Thu Aug 07, 2014

NBC Bay Area

New Revelation: Undercover FBI Agent Removed from Yee Probe

A new revelation in the corruption case involving suspended state Sen. Leland Yee: One of the FBI's undercover agents was removed from the case for alleged financial misconduct.


Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

USA Today

Sonia Sotomayor's 5th anniversary on Supreme Court

President Obama walks alongside his Supreme Court nominee, appeals court Judge Sonia Sotomayor, and Vice President Biden prior to introducing Sotomayor in the White House on May 26, 2009.


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Media Matters for America

Media Misses Expanding Influence Of Citizens United , Link To Hobby Lobby

Nightly network newscasts and Sunday morning talk shows have largely failed to connect two recent Supreme Court decisions to Citizens United v.


Related Topix: US News, Clarence Thomas, Healthcare Law, Law, John G. Roberts