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  1. High Court Rejects Military Detention CaseRead the original story

    59 min ago | Courthouse News Service

    ... Circuit affirmed and the U.S. Supreme Court declined Monday to give Hussain a writ of certiorari. Justice Stephen Breyer explained in a concurring opinion that "irrespective of whether Hussain was part of al Qaeda or the Taliban - it is possible ...

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  2. George F. Will: Understanding our divisions: The source of libertyRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Deseret News

    Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer said the Constitution is "basically about" one word - "democracy" - that appears in neither that document nor the Declaration of Independence.

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

    Feb 4, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... Antonin Scalia and Samuel Alito were in the majority. Justices John Paul Stevens, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer and Sonia Sotomayor were in the minority. In his 90-page dissent denouncing the decision, Stevens said that "while American ...

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  4. George Will: Understanding our divisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newms360.com

    In a 2006 interview, Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer said the Constitution is "basically about" one word - "democracy" - that appears in neither that document nor the Declaration of Independence.

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  5. Will: Majority rule vs. individual freedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    In a 2006 interview, Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer said the Constitution is "basically about" one word - "democracy" - that appears in neither that document nor the Declaration of Independence.

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  6. Progressives are wrong about the essence of the ConstitutionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Times-Standard

    In a 2006 interview, Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer said the Constitution is "basically about" one word -- "democracy" -- that appears in neither that document nor the Declaration of Independence.

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  7. Community Voices | Citizens chained and united - Let's pass HF 276 the 'We the People' ActRead the original story

    Friday | Twin Cities Daily Planet

    ... you need to have a million dollar lobbyist for your voice to be heard or accepted as legitimate." As Justice Stephen Breyer noted in his dissenting opinion "where enough money calls the tune, the general public will not be heard". The moral of the ...

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  8. DOJ Relents on False-Statements PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | Law.com

    ... the court found that the words of 1001 leave no room for that doctrine. Justices John Paul Stevens and Stephen Breyer dissented. Ginsburg, joined by Justice David Souter, concurred in the judgment, emphasizing that the majority's ruling permits "an ...

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  9. Their opinion: Expanding political influenceRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... whom. The McCutcheon case is likely to yield the same kind of innovation. In his dissenting opinion, Justice Stephen Breyer described how a complex web of allied political committees would allow like-minded donors to write multimillion dollar checks ...

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

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Home

    ... but wrote separately to say that he would have gone further and wiped away all contribution limits. Justice Stephen Breyer, writing for the liberal dissenters, said that the court's conservatives had "eviscerated our nation's campaign finance laws" ...

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  11. The Constitution, democracy and understanding our divisionsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Detroit News

    In a 2006 interview, Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer said the Constitution is 'basically about' one word - 'democracy' - that appears in neither that document nor the Declaration of Independence.

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  12. The dividing line: Individual rights vs. majority rightsRead the original story

    Friday | Post and Courier

    In a 2006 interview, Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer said the Constitution is "basically about" one word - "democracy" - that appears in neither that document nor the Declaration of Independence.

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  13. Candidates viewpoint: Campaign financing reform can begin at the...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | MassLive.com

    Our national elections have become flooded with money. In 2012, the first presidential election after the Citizen's United ruling, we spent $6.2 billion to elect our federal elected officials.

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  14. George Will - Understanding our divisionsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | Crescent-News.com

    In a 2006 interview, Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer said the Constitution is "basically about" one word -- "democracy" -- that appears in neither that document nor the Declaration of Independence.

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  15. Progressives Don't Grasp the ConstitutionRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | Free Republic

    In a 2006 interview, Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer said the Constitution is 'basically about' one word - 'democracy' - that appears in neither that document nor the Declaration of Independence.

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  16. Will: Internal American conflict we'll never solveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Newsday

    ... Flag before an Armed Forces Bowl NCAA college football game. In a 2006 interview, Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer said the Constitution is "basically about" one word -- "democracy" -- that appears in neither that document nor the Declaration of ...

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  17. Cracking codesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | World Magazine

    ... "It sounds like you're trying to revive the patenting of a function," Justice Sonia Sotomayor said. Justice Stephen Breyer noted that allowing patents on any type of software could reduce tech company innovation to "competition on who has the best ...

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  18. Column: Understanding our divisionsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Farmington Daily Times

    In a 2006 interview, Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer said the Constitution is "basically about" one word -- "democracy" -- that appears in neither that document nor the Declaration of Independence.

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  19. Book gives humbling analysis of libertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Spectrum

    In a 2006 interview, Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer said the Constitution is "basically about" one word -- "democracy" -- that appears in neither that document nor the Declaration of Independence.

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  20. After a Supreme Court Win, a New Challenge to Campaign-Finance LimitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | BusinessWeek

    ... McCutcheon, the Supreme Court left intact the cap on donations to any given candidate or committee. Justice Stephen Breyer, writing for the dissenting judges, all but provided a playbook for how donors could set up multiple political action ...

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