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  1. Chief Justice Thomas Saylor: Six things you might not know about himRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | PennLive.com

    Chief Justice Thomas Saylor took the oath of office on Tuesday in the historic Supreme Court courtroom in the state Capitol. In a brief ceremony on Tuesday in the historic Supreme Court courtroom in the state Capitol, Thomas Saylor was installed as Pennsylvania's 56th chief justice of the state's high court.

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  2. Why this could be a very big week for gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... In Florida's case, for instance, the justices refused - over the objections of Justices Antonin Scalia and Clarence Thomas - to extend a stay even though the issue was still on appeal. A federal judge's order ruling the state's ban unconstitutional ...

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  3. The coming days could prove pivotal for same-sex marriage in courtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | The Miami Herald

    ... In Florida's case, for instance, the justices refused - over the objections of Justices Antonin Scalia and Clarence Thomas - to extend a stay even though the issue was still on appeal. A federal judge's order ruling the state's ban unconstitutional ...

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  4. Star Parker: Liberals relentless in attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | The Capital-Journal

    ... bring-down-America forces when I showed up on Capitol Hill with a group of black pastors in 1991 to support Clarence Thomas during the ruthless character assassination he endured in his confirmation hearings for the Supreme Court. I watched the same ...

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  5. New High-Risk Wage-and-Hour Class Action Environment Post-'Braun'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Law.com

    On Dec. 15, the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania made clear how costly wage-and-hour litigation can be to Pennsylvania employers by affirming an award of over $187 million dollars against Wal-Mart for claims relating to rest breaks and off-the-clock work in Braun v. Wal-Mart Stores , 2014 Pa.

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  6. Black conservative columnist says Steve Scalise a victim of liberal smear effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | NOLA.com

    ... Parker said in her Monday column that she cut her teeth in politics coming to the defense of conservative Clarence Thomas in 1991 when he was subject to a brutal confirmation fight before ultimately winning Senate approval for a seat on the U.S. ...

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  7. Christine M. FlowersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Jewish World Review

    ... for office because, like any human, they might make a mess of it. The same philosophy was at play when Clarence Thomas replaced Thurgood Marshall as the second black man to sit in the Supreme Court. As a "symbol," he was supposed to make the right ...

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  8. 'Dark Money' Regulation: Careful What You Wish forRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 4 | Sunshine State News

    ... that it outweighed the government's interest in national security threats from alleged subversives. Justice Clarence Thomas picked up on the inconsistency in his partial dissent in Citizens United. Thomas summoned a Supreme Court decision in an Ohio ...

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  9. The intricacies of hero worshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... for office because, like any human, they might make a mess of it. The same philosophy was at play when Clarence Thomas replaced Thurgood Marshall as the second black man to sit in the Supreme Court. As a "symbol," he was supposed to make the right ...

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  10. Christine M. Flowers: Hero worship can harm both sides - Sat, 03 Jan 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... for office because, like any human, they might make a mess of it. The same philosophy was at play when Clarence Thomas replaced Thurgood Marshall and became the second black man to sit in the Supreme Court. As a "symbol," he was supposed to make the ...

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  11. Christine Flowers: We expect too much of our public figuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | SavannahNow

    ... as Americans: individuality. And when we feel betrayed, we push back. This philosophy was at play when Clarence Thomas replaced Thurgood Marshall as the second black man to sit in the Supreme Court. As a "symbol," he was supposed to make the right ...

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  12. 1935-1944: A New DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 1 | ABA Journal

    ... , and the Violence Against Women Act in United States v. Morrison in 2000. In his Lopez concurrence, Justice Clarence Thomas stated the case starkly: "Our case law has drifted far from the original understanding of the commerce clause. In a future ...

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  13. The Insiders: Newsday findings show 2002 reforms failed to eliminate...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Newsday

    New York Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman delivers his State of the Judiciary address at the Court of Appeals on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, in Albany, N.Y. Photo Credit: ASSOCIATED PRESS / Mike Groll In a 2007 state appellate court ruling, judges rejected Oheka Castle owner Gary Melius' effort to recover alleged loan payments, finding instead that Melius had essentially engaged in a "kickback scheme" that was "illegal and unenforceable" while acting as a manager of foreclosed properties. Despite that critical assessment of Melius' actions, Suffolk County Justice Thomas Whelan bypassed hundreds of qualified candidates just one year later and picked Melius, a Long Island power broker, to manage an office complex in foreclosure.

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  14. Did Brandeis Student With 'No Sympathy' For Dead Cops Learn At Anita Hill's Knee?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | The Daily Caller

    ... junior also tweeted. Hill is famous, of course, as a footnote in American history for alleging in 1991 that Clarence Thomas shouldn't be a Supreme Court Justice because, she claimed, he asked her on a date and told bawdy jokes - fully a decade ...

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  15. Saylor to Head Pa. Supreme CourtRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Phillymag.com

    Justice Thomas Saylor will take over as chief justice of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Jan 6, replacing Ronald Castille, who has hit the mandatory retirement age of 70. Saylor's rise comes at the end of a troubled time for the court. Justice Joan Orie Melvin left after being convicted of using taxpayer-funded staff for political reasons; Justice Seamus McCaffery retired after a long feud with Castille culminated in his suspension after revelations he exchanged pornographic emails with members of the state attorney general's office.

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  16. Saylor to take over as Pa.'s new chief justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    The man who will take over next week as the state's next chief justice comes from a small town in Western Pennsylvania and worked as a prosecutor and a lawyer in private practice before becoming a judge more than two decades ago. Justice Thomas G. Saylor will be sworn in as chief justice on Jan. 6 after 17 years on the state's highest court.

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  17. Pennsylvania's new chief justice scholarly, collegialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | The Morning Call

    Judge Ronald Castille, left, who is retiring after reaching age 70, and new Judge Thomas Saylor, right, who is taking Castille's seat on the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, are seen in this photo compilation. Judge Ronald Castille, left, who is retiring after reaching age 70, and new Judge Thomas Saylor, right, who is taking Castille's seat on the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, are seen in this photo compilation.

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  18. Adopted midstate son to become next chief justice of Pa.'s Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | PennLive.com

    Much has been said about Tom Wolf being the first southcentral Pennsylvania resident to win the governorship in half a century but history is also being made in another branch of state government in 2015. Justice Thomas Saylor will be inducted on Tuesday in a brief ceremony in the Supreme Court courtroom in the state Capitol, becoming the first midstate resident in a century to hold that position since J. Brown Hay of Lancaster assumed it in 1915.

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  19. Saylor to take over as Pa.a s new chief justiceRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 30 | O-R Online

    The man who will take over next week as the state's next chief justice comes from a small town in western Pennsylvania and worked as a prosecutor and a lawyer in private practice before becoming a judge more than two decades ago.

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  20. The 2014 SCOTUS AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Truthdig

    ... until the next rung on the slope - limits on the amount of money people can give to any single candidate. Clarence Thomas for the Best Why Stop Now Opinions: Thomas may be ridiculed for his refusal to ask questions during oral arguments, but his ...

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