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  1. Is This Alito's Court Now?Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Truthdig

    If you're tempted to answer Antonin Scalia for his unhinged rants against "racial entitlements," homosexuality and gay marriage, or Clarence Thomas for his silent but deadly opposition to all manner of social and economic reform dating back to the New Deal, or Chief Justice John Roberts for writing the Shelby County v. Holder opinion that gutted the Voting Rights Act, I have two words for you to consider: Samuel Alito.

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  2. Unusual SCOTUS lineup supports class-action defendant seeking to transfer case to federal courtRead the original story

    Monday | ABA Journal

    An unusual five-justice majority of the U.S. Supreme Court has sided with a defendant who sought to remove a class action from state to federal court. The court ruled that a defendant seeking to remove a class action does not need to introduce evidence with the notice of removal showing at least $5 million is at stake, the minimum amount needed to support federal jurisdiction when the parties are from different states and the class has more than 100 members.

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  3. The WilliesTHE Watchman ComethRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2012 | American Reporter

    ... Supreme Court. Instead, we ended up with reactionaries just like Bork - Clarence Thomas, Antonin Scalia, and Samuel Alito. And, with the passage of 25 years, we're closer to Kennedy's dystopian view of a Borkian America than most would care to ...

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  4. Supreme Court rejects another RU-486 caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | World Magazine

    ... Court has not heard a major abortion regulation case since 2007, in Gonzalez v. Carhart . Since 2007, Justice Samuel Alito has replaced Justice Sandra Day O'Connor, who joined opinions that supported Roe v. Wade . Emily, who has covered everything ...

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  5. Supreme Court Backs Police In Car Brake-Light Confusion CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Switched

    The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday ruled that a police officer in North Carolina lawfully stopped a car with a faulty brake light - and then found a stash of cocaine in the vehicle - even though driving with one working light is not illegal in the state. In an 8-1 decision, the court ruled against Nicholas Heien, who had argued that the sandwich bag of cocaine found in the April 2009 search should not have been allowed as evidence when he was charged with drug trafficking because the Surry County Sheriff's Department sergeant had no valid reason to stop the car.

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

    Feb 4, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... during elections. Chief Justice John Roberts and Justices Anthony Kennedy, Clarence Thomas, Antonin Scalia and Samuel Alito were in the majority. Justices John Paul Stevens, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer and Sonia Sotomayor were in the ...

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  7. This Day in Liberal Judicial Activisma "December 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | National Review Online

    2005 -In the mendacious screed that it issues against the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Samuel Alito, NARAL Pro-Choice America stumbles upon some nuggets of truth: The "undue burden" standard set forth in the Supreme Court's 1992 ruling in ...

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  8. Flashback 2014: Legal challenges threaten to destroy ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Wisconsin Gazette

    "The court, I fear, has ventured into a minefield," Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg warned in June in her 35-page dissent in the Hobby Lobby case. She called Justice Samuel Alito's majority opinion a decision of "startling breadth."

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  9. Be careful, little fingers, what you typeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | World Magazine

    ... on his Facebook page that, "all content posted on this site is for entertainment purposes only." But Justice Samuel Alito didn't buy it. We see you've been enjoying the content on our exclusive member website. Ready to get unlimited access to all of ...

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

    Feb 4, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... during elections. Chief Justice John Roberts and Justices Anthony Kennedy, Clarence Thomas, Antonin Scalia and Samuel Alito were in the majority. Justices John Paul Stevens, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer and Sonia Sotomayor were in the ...

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

    Feb 4, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... during elections. Chief Justice John Roberts and Justices Anthony Kennedy, Clarence Thomas, Antonin Scalia and Samuel Alito were in the majority. Justices John Paul Stevens, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer and Sonia Sotomayor were in the ...

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  12. Opinion: Supreme Court justices must be held accountableRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | NorthJersey.com

    A confluence of recent events has made the Supreme Court the most powerful, least accountable public institution in the country. It is time to make the justices more accountable to the American people.

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  13. Supreme Court To Hear Confederate Flag License Plate Free Speech CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Switched

    The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to weigh in on whether Texas officials should have approved a specialty license plate that displays the Confederate flag. The case raises the issue of how states can allow or reject politically divisive messages on license plates without violating free speech rights.

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  14. Facebook fear: Death threats are no less frightening onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... feel truly threatened by his words, particularly after a nasty breakup. During this week's arguments, Justice Samuel Alito asserted that Elonis' violent Facebook rants were credible threats. "This sounds like a road map for threatening your spouse ...

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  15. Editorial: When a threat is criminal speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Denver Post

    ... his threats. Shouldn't that count in the legal calculus? At oral arguments before the court this week, Justice Samuel Alito was understandably wary of making the state prove intent in every prosecution of a threat. "This sounds like a road map for ...

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  16. The WilliesTHE Watchman ComethRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2012 | American Reporter

    ... Supreme Court. Instead, we ended up with reactionaries just like Bork - Clarence Thomas, Antonin Scalia, and Samuel Alito. And, with the passage of 25 years, we're closer to Kennedy's dystopian view of a Borkian America than most would care to ...

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  17. U.S. justices grapple with UPS pregnancy discrimination caseRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | Canadian HR Reporter

    ... the court's conservatives did not give clear indications how they would vote, Justices Antonin Scalia and Samuel Alito asked questions that signaled some support for UPS. Scalia said under Young's interpretation of the law, pregnant women could have ...

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  18. Justices hear pregnant-worker caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | NWAonline

    ... divides that have been present in other high court cases affecting women's rights. Justices Antonin Scalia and Samuel Alito both suggested they might reject the worker's suit against UPS. On the other side was Justice Elena Kagan, who said a 1978 ...

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  19. Court grapples with UPS pregnancy discrimination caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | UnionLeader.com

    ... the court's conservatives did not give clear indications how they would vote, Justices Antonin Scalia and Samuel Alito asked questions that signaled some support for UPS. Scalia said under Young's interpretation of the law, pregnant women could have ...

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  20. Pregnant worker rights divide high courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Post-gazette.com

    ... divides that have been present in other high court cases affecting women's rights. Justices Antonin Scalia and Samuel Alito both suggested they might reject the worker's suit against UPS. On the other side was Justice Elena Kagan, who said the law ...

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