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It isn't every day that the Supreme Court of the United States chooses to weigh in on a principle of investing, but that was precisely the case when the court rendered an opinion in HALLIBURTON CO., ET AL., PETITIONERS v.
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Supporters of employer-paid birth control rally in front of the Supreme Court before the decision in Burwell v.
Last week Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg filed the principal dissent in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc. , arguing that the Supreme Court's conservative majority was wrong to rule against the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act's so-called contraceptive mandate.
With the end of another Supreme Court term and the growing possibility that Republicans will gain control of the Senate in November, and possibly even the Presidency in 2016, people on the left are once again fretting over the fact that Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is not retiring: Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg might be a hero ... (more)
How did women get birth control before President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act? Before Obamacare, a woman could go to a doctor and get birth control.
Justice Ginsburg's dissent in Hobby Lobby purports to offer three independent grounds for ruling against Hobby Lobby: for-profit corporations have no rights under the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, as they are not persons capable of engaging in an exercise of religion ; the HHS mandate does not impose a substantial burden ; and the government ... (more)
Democrats are planning to push a legislative agenda to overturn the Supreme Court's ruling allowing some businesses to receive exemptions from Obamacare's contraceptive mandate, The Hill reported .
I've recently heard some people argue that the Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 1993 - which the Supreme Court applied in Hobby Lobby - violates the separation of powers.
Our City Council apparently saw the writing on the wall in the wake of the Supreme Court's decision on abortion clinic buffer zones, and voted last night to overturn an eight-month-old ordinance requiring protesters to stay 39 feet from the entrance of a clinic here: The City Council's 7-1 vote came less than two weeks after the U.S. Supreme Court ... (more)
But it turns out the principle has been lurking in U.S. law for more than a century, and the Supreme Court, in a 5-4 ruling, gave it more oomph this week when it ruled that certain businesses are entitled to exercise religious rights, just as do people.
You still think the First Amendment exists to protect individual speech? Quaint.
It has been a week since five men sitting on the Supreme Court decided that bosses should have the right to be able to interfere with a woman's access to affordable birth control.
Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor worked herself into a lather over an unsigned order the court issued Thursday to provide temporary relief to Wheaton College.
As a faithful Catholic with moral objections to forced Christian complicity in both abortion and contraception, I had many reasons to rejoice in the Supreme Court's majority decision in Burwell vs. Hobby Lobby written by Justice Alito.
The recent Supreme Court term resulted in an unusual number of unanimous decisions but that doesn't mean there wasn't disagreement.
Updated: Thu Jul 10, 2014 09:19 am
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