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  1. 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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  2. Justice Alito Re-Enters Two Key Business CasesRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Law.com

    U.S. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito Jr. will participate in two cases set for argument next week in which he had previously recused himself, the court announced Wednesday.

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  3. Aereo Slammed One Last Time By Broadcasters Before SCOTUS HearingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Deadline

    ... consequences of their transmitting works for free over the public airwaves." With the previously recused Judge Samuel Alito now joining the case the court docket revealed today, the stakes have gotten higher for all concerned, as it is impossible ...

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  4. U.S. Supreme Court's Alito ends recusal in Aereo TV caseRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Reuters

    Justice Samuel Alito is no longer recusing himself from two upcoming U.S. Supreme Court business cases, including a challenge by broadcast networks to online TV startup Aereo Inc. In two online docket entries that were updated on Wednesday, the court said Alito would allow himself to participate in the Aereo case and a product-labeling dispute ... (more)

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  5. Alito No Longer Recused From Aereo CaseRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | National Journal

    ... the rest of the bench next week in reviewing the right to stream broadcast TV online. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito is no longer recusing himself from an important case reviewing the right to stream television programs online, the Court ...

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  6. Memories of LBJ, Jimmy Carter and Bill ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Black Voice News

    ... because he did nothing significant to advance civil rights. In fact, his appointment of John Roberts and Samuel Alito to the Supreme Court represented a setback to the cause of civil rights.) While Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., president of the ...

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  7. Mercury News editorial: For campaign finance limits, constitutional amendment may be the only wayRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... UC-Irvine election law expert Rick Hasen noted, the Supreme Court has not upheld a campaign finance limit since Samuel Alito joined in 2006. Any limits that remain -- including the ban on corporations giving directly to candidates -- probably won't ...

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  8. Ho-Hum: Professor Kmiec Found the 2012-2013 US Supreme Court Term to be Pleasantly UneventfulRead the original story

    Oct 4, 2013 | The Hedgehog Blog

    ... divided that civility has succumbed to the delivery of apocalyptic dissents and the eye-rolling of Justice Samuel Alito? Professor Kmiec responds, "No, no, no; not really; and don't be silly." He goes on to describe how the Court's holdings, even in ...

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  9. 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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  10. Aereo to Face Uphill Battle in Supreme Court, Experts SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Hollywood Reporter

    ... case," noted Georgetown's Rebecca Tushnet ), and even an awkward 4-4 tie is possible, because one Justice, Samuel Alito , is recused from the case for unknown reasons. That uncomfortable outcome would leave in place a welter of conflicting ...

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  11. Here are 3 ways Aereo will tell the Supreme Court that it's legalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | GigaOM

    ... survive, Aereo must persuade four of eight Supreme Court Justices to accept its view on copyright law (Justice Samuel Alito is sitting out, and a tie would mean the lower court decision that found Aereo to be legal will stay undisturbed) . Aereo's ...

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  12. What John Roberts doesn't get about corruptionRead the original story

    Monday | Politico

    ... first time, it was not a major part of corruption law, and until Justice Sandra Day O'Connor was replaced by Samuel Alito, no majority opinion had used it to define the outer limits of corruption. The chief justice has one thing right: Quid pro quo ...

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  13. Letter: Courts not much help; Congress won't be, eitherRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    The editorial, "No Help From Courts; Try The Constitution," was excellent. You stated the basic facts, that since 2006, when Samuel Alito was appointed to the Supreme Court by George W. Bush, the court has not upheld even one campaign finance limit decision.

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  14. Letter: Supreme Court lets corporations control electionsRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Lansing State Journal

    ... turned our elections into an action of government power to the wealthy elites, thanks to Supreme Court justices Samuel Alito, Anthony Kennedy, Antonin Scalia, and Clarence Thomas with their Citizens United decision. Martin Hildabridle Eaton Rapids

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  15. Free speech for wealthy fewRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... UC-Irvine election-law expert Rick Hasen noted, the Supreme Court has not upheld a campaign-finance limit since Samuel Alito joined in 2006. Any limits that remain -- including the ban on corporations giving directly to candidates -- probably won't ...

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  16. Commentary: Government for sale to big biddersRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | The Daily Record

    "For sale at auction: 535 Seats in the U.S. Congress -- 100 in Upper House and 435 in Lower Chamber.

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  17. Joe Conason: On Highest Court, a Former Lobbyist Guts Campaign Finance ReformRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Noozhawk

    ... Based on the behavior of certain conservative justices, such as Antonin Scalia , Clarence Thomas and Samuel Alito - who flout the rules that govern partisan behavior among lower-court judges - it is easy to regard their rulings as partisan cynicism. ...

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  18. 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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  19. Opening the political money chutesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | Reuters

    ... pro quo on the one hand and broader concerns about "undue influence" on the other. Before Roberts and Justice Samuel Alito joined the court, a number of opinions on contribution limits defined the term "corruption" broadly, and the term "appearance ...

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  20. For sale - seats in U.S. CongressRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    "For sale at auction: 535 Seats in the U.S. Congress - 100 in Upper House and 435 in Lower Chamber.

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