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  1. Liberty University School of Law Moot Court Team takes first place in...Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... tournament focused on securities and exchange regulation. The finals round was judged by Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito, Judge Andrew Hurwitz from the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, Judge Paul Kelly from the United States ...

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  2. High Court: Hospitals can't sue over Medicaid reimbursementRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Daily Record

    ... laws in court, and in what circumstances they may do so," Scalia wrote. Chief Justice John Roberts and Justices Samuel Alito, Clarence Thomas and Stephen Breyer joined Scalia in the majority. Justices Sonia Sotomayor, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Elena ...

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  3. Constitutional RevolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Northwestern University

    ... and counts more than 40,000 lawyers among its members. The last Republican appointee to the Supreme Court, Samuel Alito, was a member before ascending to the bench. One tribute to the Federalist Society's success is that it is now an object of study ...

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  4. Ala. may have improperly redistricted black votersRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... , just wait until you see the journey," Scalia said in an opinion joined by Chief Justice John Roberts, Justice Samuel Alito and Thomas.

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  5. Ind. Law - Indiana's RFRA and the perception of intoleranceRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Indiana Law Blog

    The ILB has received questions about how the new RFRA would work in practice. The ILB has asked several respected attorneys the same questions.

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  6. Samuel Alito Fast FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | KLAL-FM Little Rock

    Timeline: 1976-1977 - Law clerk to Hon. Leonard I. Garth, judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

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  7. Pregnant workers backed by U.S. Supreme Court in UPS caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Philly.com

    UPS says it shifted its policy concerning pregnant employees after the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear the case. The U.S. Supreme Court backed the rights of pregnant workers, reviving a lawsuit by a former United Parcel Service Inc. driver who left her job when the company would not provide the less strenuous work recommended by her doctor.

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  8. Supreme Court says woman can sue UPS in pregnancy suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... percentage of nonpregnant workers while failing to accommodate a large percentage of pregnant workers." Justice Samuel Alito separately concurred in the 6-3 judgment. "Although today's ruling is narrow, it's an important victory for pregnant ...

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  9. High court rules against Alabama redistricting planRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | TwinCities

    ... most consistent conservatives -- Chief Justice John Roberts and Justices Antonin Scalia, Clarence Thomas and Samuel Alito -- said the decision could have implications far beyond the limited ruling the majority professed. "The court issues a sweeping ...

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  10. Supreme Court Sides With Pregnant WorkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Switched

    ... The justices ruled 6-3 in favor of keeping Young's lawsuit alive, with Chief Justice John Roberts and Justice Samuel Alito joining the traditionally liberal members of the court. Justice Stephen Breyer, writing for the majority, said the question ...

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  11. Alabama redistricting challenge stays alive in SCOTUS; Scalia sees...Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | ABA Journal

    The U.S. Supreme Court is requiring a new look at an Alabama redistricting plan challenged for keeping high concentrations of black voters in districts they already controlled and lessening their voting impact elsewhere. In a 5-4 decision , the U.S. Supreme Court said the federal district court asked the wrong question-and possibly got the wrong answer-when it rejected claims that the line drawing amounted to improper racial gerrymandering.

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  12. 'Omnicare Decision Clarifies Pleading Standard for Section 11 Claims...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | JD Supra

    ... Court, in which Chief Justice John Roberts and Justices Anthony Kennedy, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer, Samuel Alito and Sonia Sotomayor joined. Justices Antonin Scalia and Clarence Thomas each filed opinions concurring in the judgment. The ...

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  13. Supreme Court Revives Pregnant UPS Worker's Discrimination LawsuitRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WGBH

    ... pregnant workers.) Today's 6-3 decision was read by Justice Stephen Breyer. He was joined by Justices Samuel Alito, Elena Kagan, Sonia Sotomayor, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, as well as Chief Justice John Roberts. Justices Antonin Scalia, Anthony Kennedy ...

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  14. Alabama redistricting challenge stays alive in SCOTUS; Scalia sees majority as 'standby counsel'Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | ABA Journal

    The U.S. Supreme Court is requiring a new look at an Alabama redistricting plan challenged for keeping high concentrations of black voters in districts they already controlled. In a 5-4 decision , the U.S. Supreme Court said the federal district court asked the wrong question-and possibly got the wrong answer-when it rejected claims that the line drawing amounted to improper racial gerrymandering.

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  15. Pregnancy Bias Claims Against UPS RevivedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Courthouse News Service

    ... temporary lifting restrictions originate off the job." While four justices joined the majority opinion, Justice Samuel Alito concurred only in the judgment, writing in a separate opinion that the court should have vacated another facet of the lower ...

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  16. SCOTUS ruling raises the stakes for Trademark Trial and Appeal Board hearingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | ABA Journal

    Some trademark issues decided by the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board can't be relitigated in a federal infringement lawsuit, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday. In a 7-2 opinion , the U.S. Supreme Court said unchallenged TTAB findings have preclusive effect in federal infringement suits if issues in the two proceedings are nearly identical, and other traditional rules governing collateral estoppel are satisfied.

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  17. SCOTUS Says Trademark Ruling Blocks LitigationRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Courthouse News Service

    ... B&B a writ of certiorari in July 2014, and heard the case last December. Tuesday's opinion, written by Justice Samuel Alito Jr., states that so long as other ordinary elements of issue preclusion are met, when the trademark uses adjudicated by the ...

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  18. Supreme Court appears reluctant to force Texas to issue Confederate license platesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Los Angeles Times

    Motorists have the right to put their favorite bumper sticker on their car, but do they have a free-speech right to a special state license plate with a Confederate battle flag or a message about abortion? A federal appeals court decided 2-1 Wednesday that a transit agency in the Seattle metropolitan area did not violate free speech rights by refusing to accept an anti-Israel advertisement. A federal appeals court decided 2-1 Wednesday that a transit agency in the Seattle metropolitan area did not violate free speech rights by refusing to accept an anti-Israel advertisement.

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  19. Confederate-flag plate case offers top court no easy answerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Times Herald-Record

    ... referring to an Austin hamburger chain that has its own specialty plate. Chief Justice John Roberts and Justice Samuel Alito questioned whether the state had real speech interests at stake. They said Texas's sole motivation behind the program was to ...

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  20. Confederate flag plates face a skeptical Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Post and Courier

    ... students' speech rights. More skeptical about the state's argument, Chief Justice John Roberts and Justice Samuel Alito said the sheer number of messages, more than 350, and their wide range of topics show that the state's only interest is ...

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