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  1. John Roberts doesn't believe either Scalia or Ginsburg could be confirmed todayRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Hot Air

    This is one of those questions which remains, thankfully, still in the hypothetical category for the time being. None of the current justices on the Supreme Court have been making any serious noises about retirement, and some are going out of their way to squelch such rumors.

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  2. Chief Justice Roberts: Neither Scalia Nor Ginsburg Could Get Confirmed TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Outside the Beltway

    United States Chief Justice John Roberts told a Nebraska audience he worries the partisanship that grips Washington will spill over onto the Supreme Court. "They are not getting along very well these days," Roberts said during a question and answer period at the Nebraska College of Law.

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  3. Drew Clark: The 'least dangerous branch' must follow principle, not pragmatismRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    Many believe that power is the most important thing in this city. I believe that Washington is animated by ideas and by ideals.

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  4. 'Chief Justice Roberts: Scalia, Ginsburg wouldn't be confirmed today.'Read the original story

    Yesterday | Law.com

    You can access at this link (28.1 MB mp3 audio file) audio titled "U.S. Chief Justice John Roberts answers questions from 8th US Circuit Chief Judge William Riley at UNL." Posted at

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  5. U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice Visits LincolnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KOLN-TV Lincoln

    U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts says he's worried about growing partisanship in the judicial confirmation process and a public perception that the court is a political body. "The reason for that is we are making our decisions not on a political basis," said Roberts.

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  6. U.S. chief justice worried about partisanshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Star

    U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts expressed concern Friday about growing partisanship in the judicial confirmation process and a public perception that politics factor into the court's rulings. Roberts told an audience at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Law that the partisan atmosphere in Washington would make it unlikely for justices such as Antonin Scalia, widely viewed as a conservative, or Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who is seen as liberal, to win confirmation today.

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  7. Chief Justice Roberts speaks at UNLRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KLKN

    By: Jenn Schanz jschanz@klkntv.com A standing ovation at UNL's College of Law Friday, for the 17th Chief Justice of the United States, John Roberts. Roberts spoke to dozens of UNL law students, he gave career advice and answered questions from high school students around the state who tuned in via web cam.

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  8. US Chief Justice Worried About PartisanshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts said he's worried about growing partisanship in the judicial confirmation process and a public perception that the court is a political body. Roberts told an audience at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln the current partisan atmosphere in Washington would make it unlikely for justices such as Antonin Scalia or Ruth Bader Ginsburg to win confirmation.

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  9. Chief Justice John Roberts visits UNLRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | KETV-TV

    John Roberts sat down for an hour with law students from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Friday, addressing a wide range of issues, including what it takes to be a judge and how to make an impression on a jury. Roberts recalled an instance in which a defense attorney had the perfect line in response to a U.S. attorney's opening statement.

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  10. Chief Justice Roberts: Justices Scalia, Ginsburg Wouldn't Be Confirmed TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | ABC News

    Chief Justice John Roberts expressed concern today over the bitter partisanship gripping Washington, saying two sitting justices who sailed to confirmation would never make it through the Senate today. In a speech at the University of Nebraska College of Law, Roberts said the executive and legislative branches of government are in "a period of real partisan rancor that impedes their ability to carry out their functions."

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  11. No peeking!: New Android device encryption tells police to keep outRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Russia Taday

    ... ruled law enforcement needed a search warrant to collect information stored on cell phones. Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. wrote that should the police confront an emergency situation they may be entitled to search the phone under a separate ...

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  12. Can Police Legally Take a Blood Sample From a Driver Without His Consent?Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | DUIblog

    Last year, the United States Supreme Court issued its long-awaited decision in Missouri vs. McNeely , a DUI case that involved the right of police officers to forcefully take a blood sample from a driver without his consent or a search warrant. The Court ruled that absent any exigent circumstances, such a taking of blood constituted a violation of the 4th Amendment's right to be free from unreasonable searches of the person.

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  13. Chief Justice Roberts speaking at UNLRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | KLKN

    By: Jenn Schanz jschanz@klkntv.com United States Chief Justice John Roberts will be speaking at UNL's College of Law Friday morning. Roberts was nominated to replace retiring Associate Justice Sandra Day O'Connor by President George W. Bush in 2005, but was re-nominated to fill the role of Chief Justice, when then Chief Justice William Rehnquist died.

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  14. 'No peeking!': New Android device encryption tells police to keep outRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Russia Taday

    ... ruled law enforcement needed a search warrant to collect information stored on cell phones. Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. wrote that should the police confront an emergency situation they may be entitled to search the phone under a separate ...

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  15. Federal Judge Mark Fuller: A timeline of the domestic violence caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... impaired." AUGUST 25 -- Birmingham attorney Donald Watkins sent a letter to U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. In that letter, Watkins complains about a "flagrant display of hypocrisy in the federal judiciary in Alabama" that ...

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  16. 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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  17. Kirk Pinkerton's Gant McCloud Admitted to Bar of the Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Patch.com

    F. Gant McCloud, an estate planning attorney and shareholder with the prestigious Kirk Pinkerton, P.A. law firm in Sarasota, was recently admitted to the Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States at the Supreme Court Building in Washington, DC by the Justices of the Supreme Court. Veteran Supreme Court litigator Carter G. Phillips of Sidley Austin LLP, who has argued more cases before the Supreme Court than any other attorney currently in private practice, made the motion for McCloud's admission.

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  18. Errol Louis: A profile in political cowardiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | New York Daily News

    A little-noticed Washington scandal entered its final phase this week, as lawyer Debo Adegbile quietly withdrew his name from consideration for the job of assistant attorney general for civil rights, choosing instead to join the WilmerHale firm as a commercial litigator. The scandalous way Adegbile was blocked from a key public job for which he was more than qualified - and the shortsighted refusal of Senate Democrats to fight tooth and nail for his confirmation - could come back to haunt the Dems on Election Day.

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  19. Is a Remote-Wipe Policy a Crude Approach to BYOD Security?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | CIO

    ... that renders connectivity to the device impossible. Some of these methods were even raised by Chief Justice John G. Roberts when rejecting the argument that police need to search phones for evidence right away. The Supreme Court unanimously ruled ...

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  20. Guest: Why the privacy of a public employee’s cellphone mattersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Seattle Times

    NEARLY everyone lives by their smartphone these days, including U.S. Supreme Court justices. In Riley v.

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