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  1. Column: The right to buy an electionRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Farmington Daily Times

    If you believe money is speech, corporations are people, and the wealthiest 1 percent are a persecuted minority, then you will love the recent Supreme Court decision on campaign finance and where it is pointing our political process.


  2. Their opinion: Expanding political influenceRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    Federal court rulings in campaign finance cases ought to reflect the reality of how donors and political candidates interact in the real world.


  3. Column: A New Year and old problemsRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2014 | The Star Online

    Whenever we stand on the threshold of a new year, we are tempted to forget the hazards of prophecy, and try to see what may lie on the other side of this arbitrary division of time.


  4. Ho-Hum: Professor Kmiec Found the 2012-2013 US Supreme Court Term to be Pleasantly UneventfulRead the original story

    Oct 4, 2013 | The Hedgehog Blog

    Pepperdine Law Professor Douglas Kmiec ["Eyeballing Eqality," California Lawyer, Sept.


  5. Supreme Court campaign finance case silenced the voices of average Americans: Kyle L....Read the original story

    16 hrs ago |

    On April 2, the U.S. Supreme Court rendered a decision in an important campaign finance case, McCutcheon v.


  6. E.J. Dionne Jr.: Supreme Court decisions rapidly creating an oligarcyRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    ... small number of very rich people to exercise unlimited influence on the political process, Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. and his four allies always side with the wealthy, the powerful and the forces that would advance the political party that ...


  7. Supreme Court voids overall campaign contribution limitsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Home

    The Supreme Court struck down limits Wednesday in federal law on the overall campaign contributions the biggest individual donors may make to candidates, political parties and political action committees.


  8. Generics file response to Teva in Copaxone patent fightRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Lincoln Daily News

    Generic drug manufacturers on Monday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to allow a lower court ruling favoring them to take effect while the high court considers an appeal in a patent fight over Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd's top-selling multiple sclerosis drug, Copaxone.


  9. Learning to Live With the Civil Rights Act, 50 Years LaterRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | The Washington Monthly

    Freshman U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho has mainly drawn attention as a Tea Party ultra who somehow managed to draw a Tea Party ultra ultra 2014 primary opponent with rather exotic extracurricular activities .


  10. NSA Knew of Heartbleed Security Flaw-- Rob Kall video commentary on PressTVRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | OpEdNews

    Bloomberg News reports that two unidentified sources claim NSA knew about the Heartbleed web security flaw and exploited it for two years before Google discovered it and made it public last week.


  11. John Roberts, Chief Conservative StrategistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | BusinessWeek

    For those who follow the Supreme Court, psychoanalyzing Chief Justice John Roberts is irresistible.


  12. Democrats Demonize Conservative Supreme Court JusticesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | FreedomWorks

    Government goes to those who show up. FreedomWorks makes it easy to hold your elected officials accountable in our fully interactive Action Center.


  13. What John Roberts doesn't get about corruptionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Politico

    In McCutcheon v. FEC, the landmark case that threw out aggregate limits on campaign spending last week, Chief Justice John Roberts made clear that for the majority of this current Supreme Court, corruption means quid pro quo corruption.


  14. Editorial: A government not worth influencingRead the original story

    Monday | Sun Journal

    In eliminating yet another federal limit on campaign contributions, the U.S. Supreme Court on April 2 reaffirmed the principle that money is political speech and, therefore, protected under the First Amendment.


  15. Two cartoons on McCutcheon and the Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Kos

    The Supreme Court's recent decision in McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission continues the legal trend of treating political spending as a First Amendment right, allowing a select few to have disproportionate influence in elections.


  16. Election season needs a fixRead the original story

    Monday | The Daily Times

    BOB: The Supreme Court in a 5-4 decision lifted restrictions on the amount of money individuals can contribute to federal campaigns.


  17. Supreme Court ruling sets off race for bigger donationsSupreme Court...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | USA Today

    Political parties, election lawyers and donors move quickly to capitalize on the Supreme Court's decision striking down overall limits on what wealthy contributors can give.


  18. Letters: Supreme Court, campaign finance and freedom of expressionRead the original story

    Monday |

    ... it be a dollar or a million, to the campaign of a political candidate, is, too. Supreme Court Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr., in his recent majority opinion, wrote, "There is no right more basic in our democracy than the right to participate in ...


  19. The elephant in the courtroomRead the original story

    Sunday | The Bennington Banner

    I know that members of the Supreme Court tend to isolate themselves from the rest of us, but a recent decision provides a good argument for their putting in an appearance into the real world occasionally.


  20. Common Ground: Election season needs to be overhauledRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Town Talk

    Cal Thomas is a conservative columnist. Bob Beckel is a liberal Democratic strategist.