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  1. Supreme Court to hear arguments on same-sex marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... like to be on the losing side. Democratic appointees Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor, Elena Kagan and Stephen Breyer will support same-sex marriage. Republican appointees Clarence Thomas, Antonin Scalia and Samuel Alito will oppose it. The oral ...

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  2. Supreme Court to hear arguments on same-sex marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    ... like to be on the losing side. Democratic appointees Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor, Elena Kagan and Stephen Breyer will support same-sex marriage. Republican appointees Clarence Thomas, Antonin Scalia and Samuel Alito will oppose it. The oral ...

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  3. Four Supreme Court Justices Are 76 or OlderRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | The Weekly Standard

    ... very much at stake in the 2016 election. Four justices are 76 or older. Two, Ruth Bader Ginsburg (82) and Stephen Breyer (76), are liberals. Antonin Scalia (79) is a conservative. And Anthony Kennedy (78) is a swing vote. The next president's ...

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  4. Will chief justice anger conservatives again?Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CNN

    ... Justice John G. Roberts, Anthony M. Kennedy and Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Back row, from left: Sonia Sotomayor, Stephen Breyer, Samuel Alito Jr. and Elena Kagan. In 2005, Chief Justice John G. Roberts was nominated by President George W. Bush to succeed ...

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  5. Developments in Judicial Deference of Administrative Agency ActionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | JD Supra

    In my post of April 2, Divided Supreme Court Restricts Provider Challenges to State Medicaid Rates , I wrote about the March 31st Supreme Court decision that providers may not sue in federal court over the adequacy of state Medicaid rates . In that post I commented that Justice Breyer, in a concurring opinion, saw the case through the lens of administrative law principles, citing to the deference principles in Chevron U.S.A. Inc. v.

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  6. Local student visits D.C. as part of Senate Youth ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Brattleboro Reformer

    BRATTLEBORO >> During a whirlwind weekend in Washington, Tanmara Bhanti, a senior at Brattleboro Union High School, met with President Obama and Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer. Bhanti was one of two Vermont winners of a William Randolph Hearst Scholarship, which includes participation in the United States Senate Youth Program.

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  7. April 23, 2015 - Supreme Court: Natural Gas Act preserves state...Read the original story

    Thursday | Public Power

    ... gas market when those claims are asserted by litigants who purchased gas in retail transactions. Justice Stephen Breyer wrote the majority opinion. Justice Clarence Thomas joined most of the majority opinion, but argued that implied federal ...

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  8. 9th Circuit judge opens courthouse doors to public for free movie nightRead the original story

    Thursday | ABA Journal

    Shocked years ago to learn that many of the clerks for the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals had never seen 12 Angry Men , Judge Alex Kozinski arranged a screening of the classic film, starring Henry Fonda as a holdout juror. That was the beginning of a free public movie night hosted by Kozinski several times annually at the 9th Circuit's headquarters in San Francisco or its Pasadena, California, building, reports the Los Angeles Times .

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  9. Supreme Court Grills Government Lawyer Over USDA 'Central Planning' in Raisin Confiscation CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... Several justices seemed inclined to agree. Assume I "have some raisins in my basement," said Justice Stephen Breyer. "I'm in this program. The government comes with a shovel and some burlap sacks; it takes the raisins. I would say, well, sounds like ...

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

    Thursday | 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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  11. Supreme Court Skeptical of Decades-Old Raisin ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Wall Street Journal

    ... just compensation. Most of the justices seemed persuaded the program could amount to a taking. But Justice Stephen Breyer suggested that even so, the Hornes might not be entitled to money for the raisins as they already had been compensated by a ...

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  12. Justices slam raisin regulation in federal rebukeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Hill

    ... "It doesn't help your case that it's ridiculous, though," Justice Antonin Scalia countered. Justice Stephen Breyer said the Constitution doesn't forbid taking, it requires the government pay just compensation for what it takes. And because the ...

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  13. Could you be a juror and not a lawyer?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Daily Record

    ... Elana Kagan, a resident of Washington, D.C., has been summoned for jury service at least twice. Justice Stephen Breyer was called for jury duty in 2005 in his home state of Massachusetts. Not to be outdone, President Barack Obama was called for jury ...

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  14. Supreme Court: Dogs Can't Sniff for Drugs During Traffic Stops Unless There's Probable CauseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | News Max

    ... Times reported . Ginsburg's vote was accompanied by Chief Justice John Roberts, and Justices Antonin Scalia, Stephen Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor, and Elena Kagan. According to The Wall Street Journal , the decision comes in the wake of more than one ...

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  15. Raisin farmers appear poised to win challenge of New Deal-era programRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Washington Post

    The subject was raisins, but at times it felt like The New Deal was on trial at the Supreme Court on Wednesday. Liberal justices generally defended a government program that may require a certain percentage of the nation's raisin crop be turned over to the government as part of a plan to stabilize prices.

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  16. Supreme Court Decides Oneok, Inc. v. Learjet, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | jdsupra.com

    On April 21, 2015, the United States Supreme Court decided Oneok, Inc. v. Learjet, Inc. , No.

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  17. Polsinelli wins antitrust case at U.S. Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Business Journal

    ... step in the case. But it means Polsinelli's clients can proceed with taking their claims to court. Justice Stephen Breyer wrote the majority opinion for the high court, saying state antitrust laws are not superseded by the Natural Gas Act, which was ...

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  18. Police can't extend traffic stop to wait for sniffing dogs, justices sayRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | West Hawaii Today

    ... - completed." The court's decision was 6 to 3, with Chief Justice John Roberts and Justices Antonin Scalia, Stephen Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan joining Ginsburg. The case began in 2012, when Nebraska police officer Morgan Struble saw a ...

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  19. High court may free raisin farmers from federal programRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Windsor Beacon

    ... is really not for us to decide." Not all the justices saw the government program as ridiculous. Justice Stephen Breyer said it is intended to help raisin farmers by preventing a free-fall in prices during peak production, adding, "We have a rule ...

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  20. Supreme Court Justices Are Getting 'Grumpier,' Study FindsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Bloomberg

    ... 106 are current members of the court-in ascending order of dyspepsia, Anthony Kennedy, Clarence Thomas, Stephen Breyer, and Samuel Alito. Antonin Scalia, who has a reputation for sharp words, ranks at a slightly less grumpy No. 98, with a score of ...

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