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  1. No State Exchange, No Obamacare SubsidiesRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | National Review Online

    I admit that I haven't had much confidence in the chances of lawsuits, which argue against federal subsidies in states without exchanges, prevailing. And sure, that provision might well have been put in as an incentive for states to create their own exchanges, rather than a mere drafting mistake as the law's defenders contend.

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  2. U.S. Supreme Court delays early voting in OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Medina Gazette

    A divided U.S. Supreme Court has put off the start of early voting in Ohio, which had been slated to begin today. The justices' order by a 5-4 vote Monday granted a request from Ohio officials who wanted to delay a judge's ruling lengthening the swing state's early voting schedule.

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  3. After Decades of Action, Supreme Court Cools on School CasesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Education Week

    ... school board. Shortly after the court decided the Safford case on strip-searches in schools, Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. was asked at a judicial conference about that decision, and another from two years earlier, Morse v. Frederick . In the ...

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  4. U.S. Supreme Court sides with Husted, eliminates 'golden week'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Crescent-News.com

    A divided U.S. Supreme Court sided with Republican Secretary of State Jon Husted Monday, issuing a stay that effectively leaves intact a state law eliminating Ohio's "golden week."

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  5. SCOTUS 'is an emperor that truly has no clothes,' Chemerinsky says in new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | ABA Journal

    ... his book, The Case Against the Supreme Court , pulls no punches. Chemerinsky criticizes both Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. and Justice Sonia Sotomayor, for example, for suggesting during their confirmation hearings that judges merely apply the ...

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  6. Supreme Court delays start of early voting in OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | CBS News

    A divided Supreme Court has put off the start of early voting in Ohio, which had been set to begin Tuesday. The justices' order by a 5-4 vote Monday granted a request from state officials to wipe out a week in Ohio when people could both register to vote and cast ballots.

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    23 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    A divided Supreme Court has put off the start of early voting in Ohio, which had been set to begin Tuesday. The justices' order by a 5-4 vote Monday granted a request from state officials to wipe out a week in Ohio when people could both register to vote and cast ballots.

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  8. U.S. Supreme Court sides with Husted, blocking early voting on Ohio until next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tallmadge Express

    A divided U.S. Supreme Court sided with Republican Secretary of State Jon Husted Sept. 29, blocking the start of early voting until next week.

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  9. Supreme Court stops start of Ohio early votingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Washington Examiner

    The Supreme Court handed Ohio Republicans an early election victory Monday when it halted the state's early voting program hours before it was to begin. The high court voted 5-4 to grant a request from GOP state officials to cut out a week in Ohio when people could register to vote and cast ballots.

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  10. Corrupt SCOTUS Rules That Ohio Really Can Make It Harder For People To VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Crooks and Liars

    As if we needed another argument for why Republicans should never again control the Senate or the White House? This one should make everyone determined to see to it they are permanently marginalized. Our 5 esteemed conservative Supreme Court justices just made it harder for people in Ohio to vote.

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  11. Supreme Court blocks early voting in OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Cleveland.com

    ... Stephen G. Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Kagan would not have granted the stay. Justices Samuel Alito, John G. Roberts, Clarence Thomas, Antonin Scalia and Anthony M. Kennedy voted to grant the stay. The stay will remain in effect until the court acts ...

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  12. Make My DayTHE Reluctant Evolution of a Computer GeekRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2010 | American Reporter

    It's easy to make the case that there is nothing that has done more to damage the proper functioning of our democracy than the system of legalized bribery and graft that now dominates the American political process. Over the past year in Congress, we've seen the big insurance companies disrupt the health care debate, the big banks opposing regulations to protect our economy, and the big oil companies slow efforts to address global warming.

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  13. Supreme Court Puts Off The Start Of Early Voting In OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WBNS

    A divided Supreme Court has put off the start of early voting in Ohio, which had been set to begin Tuesday. The justices' order by a 5-4 vote Monday granted a request from state officials to wipe out a week in Ohio when people could both register to vote and cast ballots.

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  14. Cut by the Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Slate Magazine

    The new Supreme Court term doesn't officially start until the first Monday in October. But that doesn't mean the justices are still on vacation.

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  15. High Court: Ia m no longer in love with youRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | The Washington Post

    ... to pack up. He criticizes Justices Antonin Scalia and Clarence Thomas in the book. He smacks Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. and Justice Sonia Sotomayor for comments each made at their confirmation hearings that he says perpetuates a myth that ...

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  16. Here's Why the Supreme Court Ruled Against ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

    The U.S. Supreme Court decided Monday that in limited circumstances , for-profit companies can claim religious exemption to the Affordable Care Act's contraceptive mandate. The decision, which applies to two companies owned by Christian families, was narrow, with the five more conservative judges - Chief Justice John Roberts and Justices Samuel Alito, Anthony Kennedy, Antonin Scalia, and Clarence Thomas - ruling that the healthcare reform's mandated contraception coverage violated a federal law protecting religious freedom.

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  17. The Supreme Court Is Looking Out for the Rights of the MajorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Atlantic

    The Supreme Court's October term may end with a bang, but it is beginning with a whimper. So far, the Court has granted review in a few interesting cases: Can police stop you and ask to search your car because they think something you did was illegal, even though it wasn't? Does restricting teeth-whitening to licensed dentists violate the Sherman Antitrust Act? Is dumping fish overboard like shredding documents? When can posting apparent threats on Facebook be a federal crime? But there are no true landmarks on the current docket.

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  18. Freedom to Marry ad targets courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Politico

    Gay marriage advocates are counting on Supreme Court justices to be watching the Sunday shows ahead of their first private conference of the new term Monday. Freedom to Marry, a group that's long pursued gay marriage legalization in courts, will air a new ad aimed at urging the Supreme Court to take up one or more of the five cases currently on its docket .

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  19. With Holder Leaving, Verrilli Is Back in the SpotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Wall Street Journal

    U.S. Solicitor General Donald Verrilli Jr. , who successfully defended President Barack Obama 's signature health-care law in 2012, is among the possible candidates to succeed Attorney General Eric Holder , who is expected to announce Thursday that he will step down. Mr. Verrilli, 57 years old, is a veteran appellate lawyer who in private and government practice has argued numerous high-profile Supreme Court cases.

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  20. Protester sues over speech-free zone outside Supreme CourtRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Examiner.com

    They didn't kill him, but Capitol police arrested Harold Hodge for silently standing outside the Supreme Court with a 2-foot-by-3-foot sign reading, "The U.S. Gov. Allows Police To Illegally Murder And Brutalize African Americans And Hispanic People." That police action is now the subject of a legal challenge to free-speech restrictions outside the nation's highest court.

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