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14 hrs ago | FindLaw

Dude Gets Law Review Cite as a Tattoo. We Have Other Ideas.

This is fun: Above the Law just ran a caption contest on a photo of some dude's leg, which is now adorned with a tattoo of a law review citation: 11 Ohio St. J. Crim.


Related Topix: US News

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Pordland Mercury

Supreme Court Grants Stay of Same-Sex Marriage in Virginia

The state of Virginia was preparing for gay marriage , which was going to become legal statewide tomorrow due to a court decision.


Related Topix: US News, Virginia, Virginia Government, Gay/Lesbian


Why Are Jews At Higher Risk For Pancreatic Cancer?

Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a rarity in more ways than one. She is not only the first Jewish woman to serve as a Supreme Court Justice, but also one of the few survivors of pancreatic cancer.


Related Topix: Pancreatic Cancer, Health, US News, Genetics, Medicine, Yale University, Prostate Cancer

Mon Aug 18, 2014

KTRH-AM Houston

Obama Hints of Supreme Court Opening

President Barack Obama caused a stir when campaigning for the mid-term elections, suggesting there may soon be an opening on the U.S. Supreme Court.


Related Topix: US News, Clarence Thomas, Stephen Breyer, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, Barack Obama

Sun Aug 17, 2014

The Washington Post

Supreme Court: Was gay marriage settled in 1972 case?

A whole lot of judges who are being asked to decide whether states may ban same-sex couples from marrying think the Supreme Court clearly gave them the answer last year: no.


Related Topix: US News, Gay/Lesbian, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Kentucky, Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Holtville Tribune

Did President Obama engage in 'wishful thinking' when he suggested upcoming Supreme Court vacancies

President Obama caused a stir during a fund raising speech this week when he suggested that there would soon be vacancies on the Supreme Court.


Related Topix: US News, Anthony Kennedy

Tue Aug 12, 2014

JD Supra

Antitrust-Related Recent Developments: Comments Requested on Price...

The U.S. Sentencing Commission is currently seeking public comments on sentencing for price fixing, bid rigging and market allocation agreements among competitors to determine whether the antitrust sentencing guidelines should be revised.


Related Topix: District of Columbia Circuit Court of Appeals, US News

Talking Points Memo

The Enormous, Unbelievable Stakes For The Supreme Court In 2016

Save articles to read later In a hurry? Bookmarks allow you to save an article to read later at your convenience.


Related Topix: US News, Clarence Thomas, Stephen Breyer, Anthony Kennedy

Wall Street Journal

The Odds of a Supreme Court Vacancy in Obama's Second Term

President Barack Obama raised eyebrows on Monday when he implied that he would get another chance to appoint a Supreme Court justice before his term runs out.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama

Obama's Planning on More Supreme Court 'Appointments'

Speaking at a private home in Tisbury, Massachusetts, Obama said he is dealing with a faction of Republicans motivated only by ideology.


Related Topix: US News, Clarence Thomas, Stephen Breyer, Anthony Kennedy

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Slate Magazine

The Fourth Feminist

The summer of 2014 has turned into something of a national folk feminist revival, as far as the Supreme Court is concerned.


Related Topix: US News, Stephen Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor, Elena Kagan


Summer Vacation: Supreme Court Justices Edition

Everybody needs a little R&R, even our Supreme Court Justices. While the most exciting thing that has happened to our Justices is their fashioning into comic book heroes , they are actually traveling the country on speaking engagements.


Related Topix: US News, us Travel, Travel, John G. Roberts, Antonin Scalia

The Daily Advance

Douglas Cohn: Court vacancy will not be an issue if GOP takes Senate

The odds are better than even that the Republicans will take the Senate in November, and if that happens, the Supreme Court should become an issue, but it won't.


Related Topix: US News, Anthony Kennedy, George Bush, Opinion

Thu Aug 07, 2014

National Review Online

Abortion Right Equal to Second Amendment?

I have come to believe that if Roe v. Wade is ever overturned-a big if-it will be from the other side.


Related Topix: Abortion, Guns, US News, Stephen Breyer

USA Today

Sonia Sotomayor's 5th anniversary on Supreme Court

President Obama walks alongside his Supreme Court nominee, appeals court Judge Sonia Sotomayor, and Vice President Biden prior to introducing Sotomayor in the White House on May 26, 2009.


Related Topix: US News, Sonia Sotomayor, My Beloved World, Books, Stephen Breyer, Anthony Kennedy

WPTV Local News

Justice Ginsburg isn't going anywhere

You might think that the Supreme Court was a big enough megaphone for a justice - but over the past week, one member of the high court has been taking her opinions from that bench into the court of public opinion.


Related Topix: US News, Stephen Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor, Elena Kagan

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

Jay Z Can Thank Supreme Court for Setback in 'Big Pimpin' Lawsuit

A win for a "Raging Bull" heiress also becomes a win for the Egyptian objecting to a sample in one of the hip hop star's biggest hits.


Related Topix: US News, Sport Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Raging Bull, US Supreme Court, Business News

Tue Aug 05, 2014

NYT's Court Reporter Takes Dictation from Liberal Justice...

The Supreme Court is still not moving fast enough to the left on social issues to please some liberals, and New York Times Supreme Court reporter Adam Liptak is on it.


Related Topix: US News, Publishing, Media, New Times, Gay/Lesbian, Abortion, Anthony Kennedy

Mon Aug 04, 2014

ABA Journal

Chemerinsky: First impressions of this term's SCOTUS decisions were misleading

First impressions can be deceiving and, with the benefit of a month of hindsight after the completion of the Supreme Court term, it is apparent than many of those impressions were misleading.


Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, Clarence Thomas, Stephen Breyer, Antonin Scalia

The Daily Courier

Supreme Court justices silent over execution drug secrecy

Arizona Department of Corrections, file/The AP This undated file photo shows inmate Joseph Rudolph Wood.


Related Topix: US News, Anthony Kennedy, Prison, Arizona, Arizona Government