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"I believe in my heart that he shouldn't have been confirmed," she said in a recent interview, acknowledging that it irritates her to see Justice Thomas on the court.
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The Supreme Court Signals It May Level the Playing Field in Securities Class Actions
During last week's oral argument in Halliburton Co. v. Erica P. John Fund, Inc. , No.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Anita Hill: Thomas 'shouldn't have been confirmed'
It probably should come as no surprise that Anita Hill believes Clarence Thomas shouldn't be sitting on the U.S. Supreme Court.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
The McCutcheon Decision Hangs in the Balance. So Does Our Democracy
The US Supreme Court is about to rule in a case that, if successful, would sound the death knell for average Americans' rapidly-dwindling influence over our politics.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Lawmakers' Twitter tangles, a brief history
With an insider's eye, Hot Dish tracks the tastiest bits of Minnesota's political scene and keep you up-to-date on those elected to serve you.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line
U.S. Supreme Court ruling involves drug deal at Tooele City park
Tooele City is at the heart of a new U.S. Supreme Court ruling about whether a man who sold drugs at a city park in 2007 knew a gun might be used when things went wrong - and when he knew it.Justus Rosemond was federally charged in 2008 for the August 2007 incident in which he and another man attempted to sell a pound of marijuana in a Tooele ... (more)
Thu Mar 06, 2014
David Weidner's Writing on the Wall: Investor or owner? The class-action case has it wrong
If you own a company's stock, do you consider yourself to be simply an investor, or an owner in that company? If you answered both - or thought perhaps they are the same thing - then consider what's happening in the judicial system.
Supreme Court rules equitable tolling does not apply in child abduction cases
Alvarez [SCOTUSblog backgrounder] that under the Hague Convention, the one-year period for filing a petition for a child's abduction to another country is not subject to equitable tolling.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Rosemond v. Us - " a Small Second Chance in a Gun Trial
In Rosemond v. United States , by a 7-2 vote , the US Supreme Court sent the case back to the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals.
Supreme Court Narrows The Scope Of SLUSA Preemption, Green-Lighting...
On February 26, 2014, the U. S. Supreme Court held that the Securities Litigation Uniform Standards Act of 1998 did not preclude Stanford Ponzi scheme plaintiffs' state-law class action claims because the claims did not involve covered securities.
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Los Angeles Times: Supreme Court on YouTube: Now, how about real cameras?
Surreptitiously recorded videos of Supreme Court proceedings that surfaced on YouTube last week aren't much of a viewing experience.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
The Washington Post
Another interesting Supreme Court lineup
On Tuesday, the U.S. Supreme Court decided Lawson v. FMR LLC concerning the rights of whistleblowers who work for private contractors doing work for public companies under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
After Fali Sam Nariman, Justice Thomas refuses to head lokpal search panel
In yet another embarrassment to the government, former Supreme Court judge K T Thomas today turned down the offer to head Lokpal search committee, days after jurist Fali Nariman opted out of the panel.
The Miami Herald
Supreme Court scrutinizes Florida's death penalty law
Florida's death penalty came under fire from a key Supreme Court justice Monday, as a divided court confronted the role of low IQ scores in exempting convicted murderers from execution.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
St. Cloud Times
Court to reopen debate over executing mentally disabled
For more than half of his 68 years, Freddie Lee Hall has been awaiting execution in Florida for the brutal murder of a 21-year-old pregnant woman.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The If You Listen Closely, You Can Hear Clarence Thomas Shouting Gabfest
Listen to Slate 's show about anti-gay "religious freedom" bills, Clarence Thomas' silence, and Spike Lee's anti-gentrification rant.
Supreme Court weighs IQ test in Fla. death penalty case
On Monday, 36 years after the double murder that sent Hall to death row, the Supreme Court will consider whether Florida is right.
Cantor rival Mike Dickinson: Justice Clarence Thomas a 'sexual predator'
On Thursday, Mike Dickinson , the Virginia Democrat seeking the House seat currently held by Rep. Eric Cantor , R-Va., took a break from bashing Fox News on Twitter to call Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas a sexual predator .
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Supreme Court Session Purportedly Revealed In YouTube Video
A protest group has posted what appears to be the first video of the Supreme Court taken inside the courtroom with the court in session.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Stanford fraud suits allowed by Supreme Court
Victims of R. Allen Stanford's $7 billion Ponzi scheme can sue outside companies and law firms alleged to have played a role in the fraud, the U.S. Supreme Court has ruled, dealing a setback to the securities industry.