Clarence Thomas Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Supreme Court says doctors can't sue over Medicaid cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... he said in the case of Armstrong vs. Exceptional Child Center. Chief Justice John Roberts and Justices Clarence Thomas and Samuel Alito agreed entirely. Justice Stephen Breyer agreed on the outcome and provided the fifth vote. "Congress decided to ...

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  2. Pa. Supreme Court upholds decision to appoint special prosecutor to investigate AG KaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Less than three weeks after hearing arguments on the issue, the state Supreme Court today upheld a decision to appoint a special prosecutor to investigate potential grand jury leaks by Attorney General Kathleen Kane. In a 14-page opinion, the court found that judges supervising secretive grand jury proceedings are given substantial responsibility in maintaining confidentiality.

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  3. Kane loses challenge to probe recommending she face chargesRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 | Washington Times

    Attorney General Kathleen Kane on Tuesday lost a challenge in the state's highest court over an investigation that recommended she be charged criminally in the leaks of secret material. The Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled that a county judge outside Philadelphia had the authority to appoint a special prosecutor to look into grand jury leaks tied to the state attorney general's office.

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  4. Pa. Supreme Court rules against state attorney general Kane in challenge to leak investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Evening Sun

    Attorney General Kathleen Kane on Tuesday lost a challenge in the state's highest court over an investigation that recommended she be charged criminally in the leaks of secret material. The Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled that a county judge had the authority to appoint a special prosecutor to look into grand jury leaks tied to the state attorney general's office.

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  5. What Women In Finance Really Think About The Ellen Pao VerdictRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Refinery 29

    ... even though she wasn't surprised by the verdict. "Anita Hill's testimony almost 20 years ago didn't keep Clarence Thomas from becoming a Supreme Court Justice, but it did change the way men treated me in the office as a young, recent graduate. So, ...

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  6. Supreme Court says state Medicaid payments not open to private lawsuitsRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 | Washington Post

    ... Appeals for the 9th Circuit. Five justices - Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. and Justices Antonin Scalia, Clarence Thomas, Stephen G. Breyer and Samuel A. Alito Jr. - agreed. Scalia wrote the majority opinion, but Breyer's was the controlling ...

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  7. Supreme Court rules against AG Kathleen Kane; leaves open possibility of chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | PennLive.com

    Nearly a year after an investigation was launched into alleged grand jury leaks from Attorney General Kathleen Kane, the state Supreme Court has ruled that a judge had the authority to appoint a special prosecutor in the case. "We follow the approach of the United States Supreme Court and the many other jurisdictions which have found such appointments proper as an essential means to vindicate the courts' own authority," wrote Chief Justice Thomas Saylor, in his opinion.

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  8. AG Kathleen Kane: Read the Pa. Supreme Court opinionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | PennLive.com

    Chief Justice Thomas Saylor addressed many of Attorney General Kathleen Kane's legal arguments in his denial of her challenge to the special prosecutor in her case. "We observe that, via the Investigating Grand Jury Act, the Legislature has charged supervising judges with the substantial responsibility of maintaining the required confidentiality of grand jury proceedings, on pain of contempt sanctions," he wrote.

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  9. Pa. Supreme Court won't end Kane probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Philly.com

    The Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled against state Attorney General Kathleen Kane in a case involving a leak investigation, rejecting Kane's attempt to block a criminal probe of her actions. In a 4-1 decision, the court said it had to have authority to appoint special prosecutors to investigate leaks from grand juries.

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  10. Chemerinsky: Two narrow wins for civil rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | ABA Journal

    ... purpose. Justice Antonin Scalia wrote the lead dissent, joined by Chief Justice John G. Roberts and Justices Clarence Thomas and Samuel A. Alito. Justice Scalia lamented that it was "a sweeping holding that will have profound implications for the ...

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  11. Omnicare: Good and Bad News for Security Issuers Offering Statements of OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | JD Supra

    Securities issuers breathed a collective sigh of relief last week when the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Omnicare Inc. et al. v. Laborers District Council Construction Industry Pension Fund et al .

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  12. SCOTUS Decision on Agency Determinations and Issue PreclusionRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | PrawfsBlawg

    Today the Supreme Court decided B&B Hardware, Inc. v. Hargis Industries, Inc. , a case about the preclusive effect of determinations made by the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board when reviewing trademark registrations.

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  13. SCOTUS Seems Inclined to Reject Censorship of Confederate Flag License PlateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... Breyer said. "It doesn't have to be much. It could be just a little." Of the eight justices who spoke (Clarence Thomas was silent, as usual), only Antonin Scalia seemed inclined to accept the state's argument. Still, at least a few justices were ...

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  14. Supreme Court: TTAB Decisions Create Issue Preclusion for Later LitigationRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | Patently Obvious

    In B&B Hardware v. Hargis Indus . , the U.S. Supreme Court involved a trademark opposition running in parallel with a trademark infringement lawsuit over the mark SEALTITE/SEALTIGHT.

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  15. Pa. Supreme Court to hear appeal over 'double jeopardy'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | PennLive.com

    Justice Debra McCloskey Todd listens as Chief Justice Ronald Castille speaks during the induction of Supreme Court Chief Justice Thomas Saylor in the Supreme Court chambers at the State Capital Building Tuesday afternoon. Jan. 06, 2015.

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  16. SCOTUS Says Trademark Ruling Blocks LitigationRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | Courthouse News Service

    ... will be no [preclusion] of the likelihood of confusion issue ... in a later infringement suit." But Justice Clarence Thomas saw no such reasonableness in the majority's opinion. In a dissent in which he was joined by Justice Antonin Scalia, Thomas ...

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  17. Did Citizens United Buy the GOP the 2014 Elections?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... money-laundering scam perpetrated by those five corrupt Supreme Court Injustices (Antonin Scalia, Sam Alito, Clarence Thomas, Anthony Kennedy and John Roberts). Citizens United first unleashed all of this corrupt money in 2010. That's when the Tea ...

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  18. Mixed Bag in SCOTUS for Omnicare ShareholdersRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | Courthouse News Service

    ... have it, an invitation to Monday morning quarterback an issuer's opinions." Justices Antonin Scalia and Clarence Thomas issued separate opinions concurring in the judgment. A seven-pager from Scalia knocks the majority for counting "far more ...

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  19. Iowa's Highest Court: Damage by Rainwater is Damage by RainRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | JD Supra

    Last July, we posted that an intermediate level appellate court in Iowa had held that a policy excluding loss "caused by rain" did not bar coverage for loss occasioned by the non-excluded peril of "rainwater." On Friday, the state's highest court threw cold water on such nonsense, holding that there was no distinction between rain and rainwater for coverage purposes.

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  20. Supreme Court justices question both sides on Texas Confederate plate issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    ... with." Keller took fire from every justice but Scalia, who came to his rescue more than once. Justice Clarence Thomas, as has been his habit for years, remained silent throughout the hourlong hearing. Justice Stephen Breyer, for instance, pressed ...

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