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  1. Federal Judge Strikes Down Ohio 'False' Speech Law, Rules for Susan B. Anthony ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... future enforcement of the false statement statute is substantial," declared the majority opinion of Justice Clarence Thomas. Indeed, Thomas observed, "the specter of enforcement is so substantial that the owner of the billboard refused to display ...

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  2. Does Monica Wehby Really Support Abortion Rights and Marriage Equality? Judge for YourselfRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | PerrSpectives

    ... what they believe to be immoral." And when it comes to abortion rights, those four conservatives along with Clarence Thomas have been quite happy to stand between a woman and her doctor. After all, the supposed "swing justice" Anthony Kennedy who ...

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  3. The Court and the States: What's Next?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | National Conference of State Legislatures

    ... Clause provides a cause of action. Dissenting Justices John Roberts, Samuel Alito, Antonin Scalia and Clarence Thomas concluded it does not. Unsurprisingly, this issues is before the court for consideration again. The petition in Armstrong v. ...

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  4. Men Are (Still) PigsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Phillymag.com

    ... you'd probably best avoid. Supposedly, we'd learned to do better than that. I'm old enough to remember the Clarence Thomas hearings for the Supreme Court in 1991 , and though he was confirmed to the Supreme Court, what remains memorable about that ...

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  5. Does Monica Wehby really support abortion rights and marriage equality? Judge for yourselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... what they believe to be immoral." And when it comes to abortion rights, those four conservatives along with Clarence Thomas have been quite happy to stand between a woman and her doctor. After all, the supposed "swing justice" Anthony Kennedy who ...

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  6. Eight Times a Federal Judge Eviscerated Wisconsin, Indiana's Marriage BansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Advocate

    Following a contentious oral argument on August 26th, it took the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals less than 10 days to unanimously rule that the bans on same-sex marriage Wisconsin and Indiana are unconstitutional. In a strongly-worded ruling written by Judge Richard Posner, appointed to the federal court by Ronald Reagan, the appeals court eviscerates the justifications offered by state attorneys for the bans.

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  7. 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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  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. Friday Double Poll: Best and Worst SCOTUS WritersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | FindLaw

    ... on how to write like him . (Thanks to Rob Dean and the De Novo blog for the link!) Need we say more? Justice Clarence Thomas: Many will disagree with this nomination, but hear me out for a second. What makes a "good" writer? Brevity? Accessible ...

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  10. Chemerinsky: First impressions of this term's SCOTUS decisions were misleadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | ABA Journal

    ... Scalia wrote an opinion concurring in the judgment, joined by Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. and Justices Clarence Thomas and Samuel A. Alito. Justice Scalia's opinion had the tone of a dissent and strongly disagreed with the majority's holding ...

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  11. Chemerinsky: What these 3 decisions tell us about SCOTUS inconsistencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | ABA Journal

    ... Samuel A. Alito Jr. wrote the dissent, joined by Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. and Justices Scalia and Clarence Thomas, and emphasized that the text of the law gave debtors an "absolute right" to convert proceedings from Chapter 7 to Chapter 13. ...

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  12. Why Some Are More Equal Than OthersBy Jedediah PurdyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | The Daily Beast

    ... d into thinking we're egalitarian when really we're the opposite-but one of its loudest exponents is Justice Clarence Thomas, the arch-conservative who denounces affirmative action as an aesthetic Band-Aid on a deeply

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  13. CJI-for-governor buzz sets off debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Sept. 1: Reports that former Chief Justice of India P. Sathasivam may be appointed Kerala governor have dismayed the legal fraternity, many of whose members believe such a move could weaken public confidence in the judiciary's independence.

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  14. Retired judges should stay away from posts: former SC judgeRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Retired Supreme Court and high court judges should take a two-year "quarantine period" from any posts barring that of a judicial inquiry commission, retired apex court judge K.T. Thomas said Monday.

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  15. Justice Thomas to speakRead the original story

    Aug 30, 2014 | East Texas Review

    United States Supreme Court Associate Justice Clarence Thomas will be the featured speaker at The University of Texas at Tyler R. Don Cowan Fine and Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, September 16. Sponsored by Drs.

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  16. Are Credits For Taxes Paid To Other States Doomed?Read the original story

    Aug 29, 2014 | Forbes.com

    ... against interstate commerce. The real concern with this case is that Justices Antonin Scalia and Clarence Thomas have previously rejected the idea of a dormant commerce clause and could use this case to eliminate or significantly curtail dormant ...

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  17. High court split on search legalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | South County Spotlight

    A split Oregon Supreme Court decided Thursday when incriminating evidence can be admissible in court after police make an unlawful stop, but the defendant consents to the search that turned up the evidence.

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  18. Insulting Kirsten Gillibrand's Body Isn't OK in Congress or the WorkplaceRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2014 | US News & World Report

    ... It's been 24 years since law professor Anita Hill complained of sexual harassment from her former boss, Clarence Thomas, who went on to be confirmed to the Supreme Court. At the time, many male lawmakers expressed disbelief that anyone could speak ...

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  19. 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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  20. Clarence Thomas to speak at UT TylerRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2014 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    United States Supreme Court Associate Justice Clarence Thomas will be the featured speaker at The University of Texas at Tyler R. Don Cowan Fine and Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. Sept.

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