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  1. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    22 min ago |

    It's a terrible feeling seeing your capital city in lockdown, with members of Parliament stacking chairs against doors to protect themselves and a soldier laying slain at the foot of the now blood-soaked National War Memorial. I had never had any delusions about Canada being somehow immune from attack.


  2. Same-Sex Marriage Hearings 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago |

    A same-sex marriage supporter waves a rainbow flag in front of the US Supreme Court on March 26, 2013 in Washington, DC, as the Court takes up the issue of gay marriage. The US Supreme Court on Tuesday heard arguments on the emotionally charged issue of gay marriage as it considers arguments that it should make history and extend equal rights to same-sex couples.


  3. Three states continue to deny gay marriages despite court rulingsRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago |

    Rev. Robin Gorsline, left, marries Nicole Pries, second from left, and Lindsey Oliver, one of the first same-sex couples in Virginia to be married, Monday, Oct. 6, 2014, outside a Richmond court building in Richmond, Va. The U.S. Supreme Court's order turning away appeals from five states seeking to prohibit same-sex marriage has triggered a series of moves in affected states to clear the way for gay and lesbian unions.


  4. Chelsea Van Valkenburg A/K/A Zoe Quinn v. Free SpeechRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Crime & Federalism

    "You are also ordered not to post any further information about [Chelsea Van Valeknburg] or her personal life or online to [unclear] hate mobs." -Chelsea Van Valeknburg v.


  5. Texas blog roundup for the week of October 20Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Off the Kuff

    Libby Shaw writing for Texas Kaos and Daily Kos is sickened by the corporations are people Supreme Court of John Roberts for allowing Greg Abbott to disenfranchise 600,000 American citizens in Texas of their right to vote. TX GOP, Greg Abbott stand by Discrimination and Disenfranchisement .


  6. AP NewsBreak: Prisons agree to end race policyRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Morning Journal

    California officials agreed Wednesday to end a policy in which it segregated prison inmates after riots based on their race as a way to prevent further violence. Officers have frequently locked inmates in their cells based on which races were involved in the riot, even if individual inmates of that race were not directly implicated.


  7. Judge mulling impact of ruling in painkiller caseRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | KHGI

    A ruling earlier this year by the U.S. Supreme Court may affect the case of a Kansas couple imprisoned for a moneymaking conspiracy at a Haysville pain clinic linked to 68 overdose deaths. Stephen Schneider and his wife, Linda Schneider, were convicted in 2010 of conspiracy, unlawfully prescribing drugs, health care fraud and money laundering.


  8. Rare correction made in JusticeGinsburg's dissent on Texas voter ID lawRead the original story

    2 hrs ago |

    The U.S. Supreme Court made a rare correction on Wednesday to a dissent written by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Texas' controversial new voter-identification law. On Saturday, the U.S. Supreme Court said that Texas would be able to enforce the law in the upcoming November elections.


  9. One-Stop voting starts ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WITN

    One-stop voting opens statewide on Thursday. Many locations open between 7:30 - 8:30 in the morning, often closing between 5:00 or 6:00 p.m., though hours vary by location.


  10. Hampton elections to change come May 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Voters arriving at the polls to elect school board candidates will find changes to their ballots in May 2016. City Council members running for mayor also will need to agree to resign their seats before appearing on the mayoral ballot.


  11. Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Scathing Dissent Offers 12 Reasons Why Texas' New Voter ID Law Is RacistRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Politix

    This could use some more intelligent commenters. @Cal,@freelancehobo,@dances-we ebles,@Roco,@JohnVicky,@LarryV ,@arisocto,@PoliticalSpice,@No rmalFlora,@DogLady_1,@PNWest,@ SandySF When these 600,000 voters finally get their ID, you can bet they will never vote for the Republican Party that tried to disenfranchise them.


  12. Justice Ginsburg Revises Texas Voter ID Dissent, Then Announces ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KUT-FM Austin

    In her revised dissent, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg clarified that photo ID cards issued by the Veterans' Affairs are "an acceptable form of photo identification for voting in Texas." Once again the U.S. Supreme Court is correcting its own record, but Wednesday marks the first time that the court has called attention to its own mistake with a public announcement.


  13. CNN vs. CBC on Today's Shooting in OttawaRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Brad Blog

    Turns out U.S. Veterans' Affairs ID can be used to vote under new GOP voting restrictions in TX.


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    5 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    "Good enough for government work." Boil it down and that's the core of the "Vote Yes" argument for Proposal 1, the proposed state constitutional amendment creating a legislative redistricting commission.


  15. Paige: Virginia's redistricting dilemmaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    When the U.S. Supreme Court invalidated a provision of the Voting Rights Act last year, I never expected it would affect Virginia. But the recent district court ruling invalidating the 3rd Congressional District brings Virginia under a new set of rules.


  16. Quote of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle

    "The greatest threat to public confidence in elections in this case is the prospect of enforcing a purposefully discriminatory law."


  17. HB 2: a Scotus Pause Before the Next StormRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle

    On Friday, Oct. 3, the parking lot of Planned Parenthood on Ben White Boulevard overflowed; in "crisis management" mode, the relatively small staff scrambled to keep up with the unprecedented volume of vulnerable, abortion-seeking patients.


  18. Idaho, Alaska seek full Ninth Circuit review of marriage rulingsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Washington Blade

    Gov. Butch Otter is seeking full Ninth Circuit of decision in favor of same-sex marriage in his state. Idaho and Alaska are asking the full U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals to reconsider court decisions overturning bans on same-sex marriage in those states.


  19. ARCHIVESRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | American Reporter

    Hendra Putra said a final prayer at a Christmas vigil Mass on Sunday evening and offered a friend a ride home. Talking quietly, the two men headed to Putra's small Honda motorbike in a little parking area fenced with chicken wire, part of a Catholic school compound next to Jakarta's Church of St. Joseph.


  20. Market MoverAUTO Bailout? Washington Just Doesn't Get itRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | American Reporter

    The blogosphere exploded last Tuesday with the rumor that President-Elect Barack Obama might ask Sen. Hillary Clinton to be our next secretary of state. Personally, I can't wait for her to be appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court, but in the meantime, welcome to the next eight years, where fractious Democrats, liberals, progressives, libertarians and even a few conservatives - opinionators each and every one of them - create a cacophony of comment over every move Obama does or doesn't make.