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  1. Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Male Justices Had a 'Blind Spot' on Hobby LobbyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | National Review Online

    ... Democrats such as Harry Reid and Nancy Pelosi argued that the sex of the five justices in the majority - Samuel Alito, Anthony Kennedy, John Roberts, Antonin Scalia, and Clarence Thomas - was of obvious significance. Ginsburg was widely praised on ...


  2. Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Male justices showed 'blind spot' with Hobby Lobby caseRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    ... protections that exempt them from providing their workers with insurance coverage for contraception. Justice Samuel Alito wrote the majority opinion . During the Yahoo News interview , Ginsburg's discussed her 35-page dissent , which Couric noted ...


  3. Critical messRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Economist

    ... four justices to put these wheels in motion, and the four conservative ones-Antonin Scalia, Clarence Thomas, Samuel Alito and John Roberts-may well want to give it another go. I will go out on my own limb and predict that the dissenter on the Fifth ...


  4. Part II: Supreme Court Slams EpaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Alpenhorn News

    ... the EPA. The agency's 'arbitrary and capricious' decision-making has turned their world upside down.' Justice Samuel Alito best sums up the 9-0 ruling: 'The position [we take] puts the property rights of ordinary Americans entirely at the mercy of ...


  5. MomentumNUCLEAR FOLLIESRead the original story

    Feb 6, 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 ...


  6. On Native GroundTRAYVON Martin Did not have to DieRead the original story

    Mar 29, 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 ...


  7. The Hobby Lobby ControversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Outloud

    ... those on the Supreme Court in favor of Hobby Lobby are all male and happened to be appointed by Republicans (Samuel Alito, Clarence Thomas, Antonin Scalia, Anthony Kennedy, John Roberts)." When asked how comfortable she would feel if her employer ...


  8. Lawyers convene in Pittsburgh to discuss landmark health care casesRead the original story

    Monday |

    ... more friendly to conservative arguments in recent years, particularly in the economic realm, ever since Justice Samuel Alito replaced Justice Sandra Day O'Connor in 2006. The Obamacare challenge of which Mr. Carvin is a part is one of the nation's ...


  9. Everyone Wins When Birth Control Is Free, Even ConservativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | US News & World Report

    About the only reasonable thing in Justice Samuel Alito's otherwise asinine majority opinion on Hobby Lobby was this: the suggestion that maybe the government should find ways to ensure women have cost-free access to birth control.


  10. Stravato: Women or corporations -- which has constitutional rights?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 |

    ... Not so today." She added the actions of the five justices "undermine confidence in this institution." Justice Samuel Alito, speaking for the majority in the original decision, said the ACA's contraception policy created a "substantial burden on ...


  11. Hobby Lobby Decision Could Give License to Anti-Labor 'Biblical Economics' PracticesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | The American Prospect

    ... corporate "exercise" of religion. In her dissent , Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was deeply skeptical of Justice Samuel Alito's assertion that the decision was limited only to the contraception mandate and only for closely held corporations. "Suppose ...


  12. Will the Supreme Court End Forced Union Membership?Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Heartland Institute

    ... to an organization that he or she does not want to belong to. Mind you, Harris was a narrow decision. Justice Samuel Alito's ruling drew a distinction between the home care workers and 'full-fledged' public employees "who were required to pay union ...


  13. Administration mulls paths to contraception coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Bellingham Herald

    ... companies – Hobby Lobby and a Pennsylvania cabinetmaking firm called Conestoga Wood Specialties, Justice Samuel Alito Jr. said the compromise form "achieves all of the government's aims while providing greater respect for religious liberty." ...


  14. New Rules Coming for Opting Out of Contraceptive CoverageRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | News Max

    ... on religious grounds - of covering certain forms of contraception. In the majority opinion in Wheaton, Justice Samuel Alito wrote that the government "has at its disposal an approach that is less restrictive than requiring employers to fund ...


  15. Unions Putting the Squeeze on Home Health Care WorkersRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Magic City Morning Star

    ... The majority opinion criticized the larger practice of forced unionization among government workers. Justice Samuel Alito's analysis made it clear that forced dues schemes may violate the First Amendment rights of even "full-fledged" public ...


  16. COMMENTARY: Have corporations become modern-day golems?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Religion News Service

    ... thumb. Corporations are the golems of American business. They are created out of inanimate material (Justice Samuel Alito's "piece of paper") to act on the self-interests of their owners while limiting the owners' responsibility. The laws and ...


  17. The Legal Scholarship of Former Attorney General Alberto GonzalesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | ImmigrationProf Blog

    As Attorney General, Gonzales was involved in the nominations and confoirmations of Chief Justice Roberts and Justoice Alito to the Supreme Court.


  18. Times Writers Group: Court erred in Hobby Lobby rulingTimes Writers...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | St. Cloud Times

    ... of other Christian churches supporting it. Writing for the majority in the Hobby Lobby case, Justice Samuel Alito says the decision is strictly limited in its reach. It didn't take long - precisely one day - to reveal the absurdity of this claim. ...


  19. Birth control a basic Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Albany Times Union

    ... in the manufacturers of the same contraceptive products the firm's owners site in their lawsuit." Justice Samuel Alito holds that when birth control coverage is withheld by a corporation, a woman can get help from such government accommodations as ...


  20. The Supreme Court's Decision in Harris v. Quinn May Change the...Read the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | JD Supra

    ... PAs were state employees within the meaning of Abood , and could be required to pay a fair share fee. Justice Samuel Alito, writing for the majority, reversed the Circuit Court and agreed with the PAs argument. He ruled they should not be required ...