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  1. Nothing abstract here: Supreme Court ruling could impact Apple's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Business Journal

    U.S. Supreme Court Justices, front row from left to right, Clarence Thomas, Antonin Scalia, John G. Roberts, Anthony Kennedy, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, along with back row from left to right, Sonia Sotomayor, Stephen Breyer, Sameul Alito and Elena Kagan, sit for a formal group photo in the East Conference Room of the Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., ... (more)

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  2. Supreme Court Recognizes Limits in Software PatentabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Re/code

    ... of the computer itself or effect an improvement in any other technology or technical field," Justice Clarence Thomas wrote on behalf of the court. "Here, the representative method claim does no more than simply instruct the practitioner to implement ...

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  3. A new judge takes office in Mingo Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Logan Banner

    If the adversities she had to overcome on her first day serving on the bench as Mingo County circuit court judge were any indication of Miki Thompson's ability to face problems with a calm, confident manner, she is off to a rousing start.

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  4. A new judge takes office in Mingo Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Williamson Daily News Online

    If the adversities she had to overcome on her first day serving on the bench as Mingo County circuit court judge were any indication of Miki Thompson's ability to face problems with a calm, confident manner, she is off to a rousing start.

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  5. Supreme Court Limits Bankruptcy Court Authority in Insurance CaseRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | Insurance Journal West

    ... approved by a federal judge and that all parties had consented to the proceeding. In an opinion by Justice Clarence Thomas, the high court agreed that a bankruptcy court can rule on non-bankruptcy matters as long as a federal district court reviews ...

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  6. A very bad dealRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | The Dodge County News

    ... America was founded on a philosophy of individual rights, not group rights." Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas Rev. Al Sharpton demands the National Basketball Association (NBA) purge the league of "racist" owners. Who decides what ...

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  7. The whipping girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Creative Loafing

    Senate Judiciary hearings never broached these topics in such prurient detail as they did in October 1991, when a young, attractive law professor from Oklahoma was subpoenaed to testify against her former boss, then-Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas.

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  8. Supreme Court Decides Scialabba v. Cuellar de Osoroio et al.Read the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | JD Supra

    On June 9, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court held that Section 1153 of the Child Status Protection Act , which automatically converts a minor alien's petition to immigrate as a derivative beneficiary to another appropriate category when the minor "ages out" during the immigration process, and which retains the alien's original filing date, applies only ... (more)

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  9. Recent Supreme Court Decision Bars State from Suing Tribe Seeking to...Read the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | JD Supra

    On May 27, 2014, the Supreme Court ruled that under the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act , states may only sue to enjoin a tribe from conducting class III gaming "on Indian lands."

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  10. Bankruptcy doesn't have to be so messy for courtsRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | West Hawaii Today

    ... be known as core cases the same way they have been treating non-core cases. The opinion, written by Justice Clarence Thomas, was unanimous. Why should we care? It's nice when the Supreme Court does something sensible, but it's hardly ...

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  11. Supreme Court: Kids Aged Out for Citizenship Won't Get PriorityRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | News Max

    ... did not intend for "aged-out" children to lose their place. Justices Samuel Alito, Stephen Breyer, and Clarence Thomas all dissented for various reasons. Scialabba is the acting director of the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. Related ...

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  12. Supreme Court directs immigrants' adult children to back of the line for visasRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    ... during the process should not have to start the process to get their own visas. She was joined by Justices Clarence Thomas and Stephen Breyer. Justice Samuel Alito filed his own dissent. The agency's interpretation of the law was challenged by ...

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  13. Study: Another 100 years till women make up half of CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... all-male Senate Judiciary Committee in 1991 brushed off Anita Hill's claims that Supreme Court then-nominee Clarence Thomas had sexually harassed her. Most notably, Rep. Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., was elected the first female speaker of the House of ...

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  14. Supreme Court: At 21, Some Children Must Start Visa Process OverRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... Dissenting were two liberal justices, Sonia Sotomayor and Stephen Breyer, and two conservatives justices, Clarence Thomas and Samuel Alito. Writing for the dissenters, Sotomayor said Congress' clear intent was to prevent children with close ...

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  15. American WayWHAT a Glorious BlizzardRead the original story

    Dec 28, 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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  16. Immigrant children must start over at 21, Supreme Court rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | UPI

    ... no less than in life." Justice Sonia Sotomayor , authoring a dissent joined by Justices Stephen Breyer and Clarence Thomas , argued that all children should be allowed to keep their priority status, even once they turn 21. Immigration advocates ...

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  17. Supreme Court rules on bankrtupcy court jurisdictionRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | Jurist

    ... where Article III precludes the bankruptcy court from entering final judgment. In an opinion by Justice Clarence Thomas, the Supreme Court affirmed: We hold today that when, under Stern 's reasoning, the Constitution does not permit a bankruptcy ...

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  18. Limited power of bankruptcy judges to decide related issues is cured by de novo review, SCOTUS saysRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | ABA Journal

    ... novo by a federal district court, the U.S. Supreme Court has ruled. The unanimous opinion (PDF) by Justice Clarence Thomas considers the reach of the 2011 Supreme Court decision Stern v. Marshall , which barred the heirs of Anna Nicole Smith from ...

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  19. High Court Backs Power of Bankruptcy JudgesRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | Courthouse News Service

    ... review de novo and enter judgment on the fraudulent conveyance claims asserted by the trustee," Justice Clarence Thomas wrote for the court, abbreviating the name of Executive Benefits. "In effect, EBIA received exactly that. The District Court ...

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  20. Recent Supreme Court Cases Change (Or At Least Reset) The Game For Personal JurisdictionRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2014 | JD Supra

    In two recent decisions with critical implications for maritime practitioners and litigants in particular, the United States Supreme Court has re-written the script for determining the existence of personal jurisdiction over defendants/corporations sued outside of their home jurisdiction.

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