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  1. Supreme Court rules Fourth Amendment violated in Rodriguez v. United StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Examiner.com

    ... stating back in January that "we can't keep bending the Fourth Amendment" for cases like this. Justice Clarence Thomas, who was joined by Justices Thomas Alito and Anthony Kennedy in the minority , wrote a dissenting opinion. He said that the search ...

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  2. Police Can't Extend Stop for Dog Sniff, U.S. High Court SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    ... tested whether officers could continue detaining a car while waiting for a trained dog to arrive. Justices Clarence Thomas, Samuel Alito and Anthony Kennedy dissented. Writing for the group, Thomas said Ginsburg's reasoning would link the ...

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  3. SCOTUS: Police can't extend traffic stop for dog sniffRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Politico

    ... along with the Republican-appointed Chief Justice John Roberts and Justice Antonin Scalia. GOP-appointees Clarence Thomas, Samuel Alito and Anthony Kennedy dissented, saying that the stop's total duration of about 29 minutes was reasonable, so any ...

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  4. High Court Divided on Delayed K-9 SearchRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service

    ... Each of the three dissenting justices added their own 2 cents. The longest at 12 pages came from Justice Clarence Thomas, who said that the stop here was "reasonably executed." "The stop here was 'lawful at its inception and otherwise executed in a ...

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  5. A Fictional Conversation Between President Obama and Justice Clarence ThomasRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Townhall

    Never before in America's history have three black men occupied such official positions of power: President Barack Obama, Attorney General Eric Holder, and Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas. Given that Mr. Holder as Attorney General has been an integral member of the President's cabinet over his two presidential terms, one assumes they speak often and concur to a certain extent in their philosophical outlooks.

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  6. Here are 321 reasons why it's very important to vote for a Democrat in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Raw Story

    ... justice whose vote matters: Anthony Kennedy, aka "Tony the Swing Vote." From there you drop down a decade to Clarence Thomas who will be 68 - although it is possible that Thomas has already departed this earthly realm since he has yet to speak from ...

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  7. Meeting of the minds: Clarence Thomas gets a hypothetical visit from President ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Washington Times

    Never before in America's history have three black men occupied such official positions of power: President Obama, Attorney General Eric Holder, and Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas . Since Mr. Holder has been an integral member of the president's Cabinet, one assumes they speak often and generally concur in their philosophical outlooks.

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  8. Make My DayIT Sucks to Be a BritRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... , U.S. Supreme Court justices Anthony Kennedy, Sandra Day O'Connor, William Rehnquist, Antoin Scalia and Clarence Thomas - the five justices placed on the court by Republican presidents - decided that the only way to protect the equal voting rights ...

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  9. Sorry, CPS: Free-Range Kids Will Win in CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... over child-raising based on "mere disagreement" with the parents' choices. In a concurring opinion, Justice Clarence Thomas argued for even stronger protection of parental autonomy, noting that laws that infringe on "fundamental" constitutional ...

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  10. Sonia Sotomayor:How important is the Supreme Court nomination? Does it really matter?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... trader in there own camp. This could set women back a hundred years. If you mention my favorite "uncle Tom" Clarence Thomas to Black people they will tell you quickly how this could be a bad choice if she doesn't vote in ways that help women ...

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  11. How the Constitution protects a oefree rangea parentsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Washington Post

    ... over child-raising based on "mere disagreement" with the parents' choices. In a concurring opinion, Justice Clarence Thomas argued for even stronger protection of parental autonomy, noting that laws that infringe on "fundamental" constitutional ...

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  12. It's Official: 'Dope' Breakout to Direct HBO's Anita Hill MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Hollywood Reporter

    Following prolonged negotiations, Dope breakout Rick Famuyiwa has signed on to helm the premium cable network's Anita Hill-Clarence Thomas TV movie, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. Famuyiwa was rumored to be near a deal when THR broke news of the project in March.

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  13. Supreme summoning: Chief Justice John Roberts called for jury dutyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | CNN

    ... Court sit for their official photograph on October 8, 2010, at the Supreme Court. Front row, from left: Clarence Thomas, Antonin Scalia, Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Anthony M. Kennedy and Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Back row, from left: Sonia Sotomayor, ...

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  14. Camera-shy justices argue against TV coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | ABC2 Maryland

    ... consider the cases. Certainly it will change our proceedings. And I don't think for the better." - Justice Clarence Thomas "If our arguments were on television, we'd face some very stiff competition because there is already a surfeit of programming ...

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  15. The Legal Argument Gay Republicans Are Making In Favor of Same-Sex MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | National Journal

    ... the swing vote in the case, Log Cabin's argument goes for tougher catches: conservatives Antonin Scalia and Clarence Thomas. "There are several justices on the Supreme Court who would come to mind as not in favor of gay marriage. Yet those are the ...

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  16. Do Ivy League schools have a 'bamboo ceiling' on admissions?Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | China Daily

    ... Justice Thomas, and Ward Connerly are the true heirs" to the ideal of a color-blind society. Abigail Fisher, Clarence Thomas and Ward Connerly are among the fiercest opponents of affirmative action. Thomas has written that affirmative action amounts ...

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  17. Rubio and Cruz as 'Great Brown Hopes' show how little Republicans know about LatinosRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The Raw Story

    They are terrible candidates for the Republicans to pick if the goal is to recruit the constituency they so desperately need to stay relevant You gotta hand it to the Republican Party. When one of their own makes history in the diversity game - say, Clarence Thomas on the Supreme Court, Sarah Palin as a vice president nominee, or Ronald Reagan becoming our nation's first actor president - that trailblazer is so noxious that their origin group largely disowns them, leaving the party to lick its affirmative-action wounds.

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  18. Supreme Court's Decision in Discrimination Case Creates New...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | JD Supra

    ... Ruth Bader Ginsburg, and Chief Justice John Roberts. Justices Antonin Scalia, Anthony Kennedy, and Clarence Thomas dissented. At issue in the Court's decision was the clause in the PDA requiring employers to treat pregnant women "the same for all ...

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  19. Sotomayor: Justices Aren't the Ones Politicizing the Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | News Max

    ... would have a chance [of that] today," Roberts said. Of current justices, the closest vote was that of Clarence Thomas, who squeaked in on a 52-48 vote. "We are not part of the political process," Roberts told the Nebraska audience. "We don't make ...

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  20. With Kane mess, midstate lawmaker wants to bring back special prosecutor law: Thursday Morning CoffeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | PennLive.com

    Attorney General Kathleen Kane faced a cadre of reporters and TV news cameras after a House budget hearing recently. Good Thursday Morning, Fellow Seekers.

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