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  1. Supreme Court Justice Kennedy may save the day for ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... cases that have reached the court. Fewer than three years ago, Kennedy joined conservatives Antonin Scalia, Clarence Thomas and Samuel Alito in a dissenting opinion that called for striking down the Affordable Care Act in its entirety. A ...

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  2. Gene Lyons: Whata s really at stake in Obamacare rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... and the broader context of the statute as a whole.” (The wording is from a 1997 opinion by Justice Clarence Thomas.) For that matter, if anybody in Congress on either side thought the law meant what plaintiff's lawyers in King v. Burwell ...

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  3. Supreme Court agrees about what nixing Obamacare subsidies would doRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    No, it's not about the key question, whether the law allows subsidies to be available for insurance policies purchased through the federal exchange. [I]t was crucial in the oral argument in King v.

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  4. Supreme Court won't hear Innu case against Labrador power projectRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The Supreme Court justices pose for a group photo during the official welcoming ceremony for Supreme Court of Canada Justice Suzanne Cote at the Supreme Court Tuesday Feb.10, 2015 in Ottawa. Top row Justice Clement Gascon, Justice Andromache Karakatsanis, Justice Richard Wagner, and Justice Suzanne Cote.

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  5. Hope for Obamacare Advocates?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Real Clear Politics

    ... cover federal exchanges; and if Congress didn't mean what it wrote, it can clean up its own mess. Justice Clarence Thomas stayed silent, as usual, but he can safely be counted on to join them. That leaves Chief Justice John Roberts, who was ...

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  6. Obamacare on the line at SCOTUSRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KMBC-TV

    ... they intended, the question is whether it's the statute they wrote," he said. Although as usual, Justice Clarence Thomas said nothing, Justice Samuel Alito was also critical of Verrilli's argument. He said if it were true that some of the states ...

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  7. Howey: Pence and high court's Obamacare caseRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Journal and Courier

    ... including 218,000 Hoosiers. If Roberts were to join conservative Justices Antonin Scalia, Samuel Alito, Clarence Thomas and Anthony Kennedy, who all bitterly dissented in the 2012 challenge to Obamacare, a key component of the Affordable Care Act - ...

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  8. Milbank: Supreme Court can't hide on ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... picture of the atmospherics in the room, such as Samuel Alito's eye rolls, Sonia Sotomayor's hectoring and Clarence Thomas' states of repose. But this time, court staff placed me in the back corner, three feet from the door; blocking my view of the ...

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  9. Why the Supreme Court will uphold Obamacare againRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | American Thinker

    ... result they like. There are three mostly reliable constitutionalists, Antonin Scalia, Sam Alito, and Clarence Thomas. There are also two swing justices, Anthony Kennedy and Chief Justice John Roberts, who started as conservatives but increasingly ...

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  10. Supreme Court: One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue FishRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | CNN

    ... Kagan dissented in the case and was joined by Justice Antonin Scalia, Justice Anthony Kennedy and Justice Clarence Thomas. She said she would have applied the statute that Congress enacted in part because "destroying evidence is destroying evidence, ...

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  11. Supreme Court divided on health care lawRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Recordpub.com

    ... health care law's opponents. "It revokes the promise of affordable care for millions of Americans." Justice Clarence Thomas, in keeping with his customary practice, was the only one of the nine justices not to speak or ask questions during the ...

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  12. MisdirectionRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Long before Hannibal Lecter, Anthony Hopkins delivered a stunningly horrifying performance in the movie, "Magic." When asked how he managed to perform a certain card trick, Hopkins used his ventriloquist dummy to point out that it was that very dummy that allowed for the trick to happen.

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  13. U.S. Supreme Court split over Obamacare challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yahoo!

    ... Antonin Scalia and Samuel Alito asked questions sympathetic to the challengers. Fellow conservative Clarence Thomas, following his usual practice, asked nothing. If the court rules against the Obama administration, up to 7.5 million people in at ...

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  14. Supreme Court rules against CSX on railroad taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... treatment,'' Scalia said. ''We leave that to the Eleventh Circuit to decide in the first instance.'' Justice Clarence Thomas filed a dissenting opinion saying he would have reversed the appeals court and ruled in favor of Alabama. He was joined by ...

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  15. Obamacare saved? Not so fastRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Politico

    ... Severino, chief counsel and policy director for the Judicial Crisis Network and a former clerk for Justice Clarence Thomas, said Kennedy seemed to be saying that "this language is fairly clear, and the only way I would rule the other way is if it ...

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  16. The Supreme Court cannot hide on ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    ... picture of the atmospherics in the room, such as Samuel Alito's eye rolls, Sonia Sotomayor's hectoring and Clarence Thomas's states of repose. But this time, court staff placed me in the back corner, three feet from the door; blocking my view of the ...

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  17. Did John Roberts Tip His Hand?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | New Yorker

    ... Antonin Scalia and Samuel Alito went after Verrilli in a way that left little doubt about their sympathies. (Clarence Thomas, who has not asked a real question since 2006 , can be assumed to be on their side as well.) Alito is often the most clever ...

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  18. Supreme Court divided over health care reform challengeRead the original story

    Wednesday | Business Insurance

    ... Antonin Scalia and Samuel Alito asked questions sympathetic to the challengers. Conservative Justice Clarence Thomas, sticking to his usual practice, asked no questions. At one point during the 85-minute oral argument , Justice Alito suggested if ...

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  19. To nobodya s surprise, Supreme Court seems split on health care lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Fresno Bee

    ... health care law's opponents. "It revokes the promise of affordable care for millions of Americans." Justice Clarence Thomas, in keeping with his customary practice, was the only one of the nine justices not to speak or ask questions during the ...

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  20. Ambassador's nomination to Mexican Supreme Court proves controversialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Los Angeles Times

    ... where Calderon announced Medina Mora's resignation. (Eduardo Verdugo / Associated Press) Possibly not since Clarence Thomas was nominated for the U.S. Supreme Court in 1991 has a high court candidate been so controversial. In this case, we are ...

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