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3 hrs ago | Forbes.com

The Prudent Speculator Has Something To Say About Market Efficiency

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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Related Topix: US News, Stephen Breyer, Financial Markets, Business News

11 hrs ago | Santa Barbara Independent

Reagan's Abortion Quandary

By all accounts, the man known for decisive action and iron-clad principles didn't know what to do.

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Related Topix: Abortion, Santa Barbara, CA, US News

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Newsday

Filler: Behold the consequences of total freedom

Supporters of employer-paid birth control rally in front of the Supreme Court before the decision in Burwell v.

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Related Topix: US News, Potatoes, Life, Food, Vegetables, Health Insurance, Opinion

Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

Liberals to Justice Ginsburg: Don't Let the Door Hit You on the Way Out

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.

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Related Topix: US News, UC Irvine

Outside the Beltway

Liberals Still Think They Can Guilt Trip Ruth Bader Ginsburg Into Retirement

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)

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat, UC Irvine, Conservative Political News

The Jersey Journal

Quigley: If American Life League says birth control pills are...

This photo taken June 30, 2014, shows demonstrators reacting outside the Supreme Court in Washington after hearing the court's decision on the Hobby Lobby case.

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Related Topix: US News, Non-Profit, Family, Kids, Opinion

Tue Jul 08, 2014

RecordNET

Family-owned businesses now have choices, too

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.

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Related Topix: US News, Healthcare Law, Law, Opinion

National Review Online

Hobby Lobby Dissent on Accommodation

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)

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News Max

After Hobby Lobby, Democrats Seek To Make Birth Control Campaign Issue

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 .

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Related Topix: US News, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, Barack Obama, US Senate, Senator Dick Durbin

The Washington Post

Does the Religious Freedom Restoration Act violate the separation of powers?

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.

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Daily Kos

Cheers and Jeers: Tuesday

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)

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, Abortion, Immigration Reform, Hillary Clinton, US Politics

Wisconsin Gazette

Corporations are people? It's a real legal concept

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.

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Related Topix: US News, Healthcare Law, Law, Samuel Alito, US Politics, Barack Obama

The Daily Beast

The Court Weaponizes the First AmendmentBy Sally Kohn

You still think the First Amendment exists to protect individual speech? Quaint.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, US News, John G. Roberts, Marketing

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Lopez: Hobby Lobby decision is a victory for religious liberty

The Independence Day celebration started early this year, on the very last day of June, in front of the Supreme Court of the United States.

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Related Topix: US News, Pennsylvania, Abortion, Opinion

Mon Jul 07, 2014

ThinkProgress

Not On Our Watch

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.

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Related Topix: US News, Blog News, Liberal Political News

Washington Times

EDITORIAL: Justice Sotomayor and the phony 'war on women'

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.

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Free Republic

On Hobby Lobby: Where Ginsburg and Alito Go Astray

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.

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GPB.org

Rare Unanimity In Supreme Court Term, With Plenty Of Fireworks

The recent Supreme Court term resulted in an unusual number of unanimous decisions but that doesn't mean there wasn't disagreement.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, Sonia Sotomayor, Elena Kagan, Antonin Scalia

Indiana Law Blog

Courts - More about the SCOTUS term, and the spawn of Hobby Lobby

Nina Totenberg of NPR had a nearly 8-minute report this morning on Morning Edition .

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court

Sun Jul 06, 2014

National Review Online

Lopez: The Greening of America

The Independence Day celebration started early this year, on the very last day of June, in front of the Supreme Court of the United States.

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Related Topix: US News, Pennsylvania, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Hillary Clinton

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