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3 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

Supreme Court hears crucial N.C. water pollution case

For experts, the case called CTS Corp. v. Waldburger centers on the relationship between state and federal laws and the ticking of the courthouse clock.

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Related Topix: US News, Clarence Thomas, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, CTS, Electronics, Antonin Scalia

7 hrs ago | Business Journal

Five things you need to know, and does this mean downtown retail is really, truly dead?

It looks like we'll get a resolution to the debate over how to best build the planned Central Parkway bikeway soon.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Steve Chabot, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Driehaus, Democrat

11 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

The Justice sharper than the Argentine lawyer

She was looking down at her case material, her head resting in her hand, her face just a few inches above the desk.

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Related Topix: US News, Anthony Kennedy, Personal Finance, Retirement, John G. Roberts

16 hrs ago | KYTX-TV News

Michigan's ban on affirmative action upheld by Supreme Court

A new powdered alcohol product has hit a hiccup in getting to market. The federal agency that originally approved Palcohol reversed its position Monday.

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Related Topix: US News, Anthony Kennedy, Boise, ID

20 hrs ago | GPB.org

Supreme Court Gives Police New Power To Rely On Anonymous Tips

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that police can stop and search a driver based solely on an anonymous 911 tip.

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

Tue Apr 22, 2014

The Campbell Reporter

California's affirmative action ban bolstered by Supreme Court ruling

California's 16-year-old affirmative action ban is lodged more firmly than ever in state law after the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday shut off further court challenges in states that have enacted such bans.

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Related Topix: US News, California, Clarence Thomas, Anthony Kennedy, Ruth Bader Ginsburg

KLTV Tyler

Internet TV case: Justices skeptical, concerned

Surveillance cameras at San Jose International Airport successfully captured the teenager on the tarmac, climbing up the landing gear of a jet.

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Related Topix: TV, Electronics, Missouri, US News, Health

ABC News

Court Critical of Ohio Law Punishing Campaign Lies

The Supreme Court appears to be highly skeptical of laws that try to police false statements during political campaigns, raising doubts about the viability of such laws in more than 15 states.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Driehaus, Democrat, Anthony Kennedy, 2012 Presidential Election

Hollywood Reporter

Aereo Fight: Supreme Court Justices Worried About Tech Impact of Decision

Broadcasters seem to have the edge after oral arguments at the Supreme Court in the case of American Broadcasting Companies v.

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Related Topix: US News, Elena Kagan, Entertainment

Bradenton.com

Divided Supreme Court upholds Michigan measure banning race-based preferences

In a highly anticipated and fractured decision, justices in a plurality decision said courts lacked authority to interfere with the political decision made by Michigan voters.

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Related Topix: US News, Clarence Thomas, John G. Roberts, Samuel Alito

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Indybay.org

Appeals Court Orders Release of Targeted Killing Memo

For the first time, a federal appeals court has ordered the government to release a crucial legal memo relating to U.S. targeted killing operations, reversing a lower court decision that upheld the government's secrecy claims despite characterizing them as the stuff of "Alice in Wonderland."

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Related Topix: Prison, Second Circuit Court of Appeals, US News, ACLU

WebProNews

Aereo TV Service Threatened by Supreme Court Case

In a case which alludes to the 1984 Betamax case, the pseudo-TV service Aereo is being threatened by a lawsuit from major cable companies.

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Related Topix: US News

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Supreme Court considers juice label dispute

Count Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy among consumers who feel misled by a beverage called "Pomegranate Blueberry Flavored Blend of 5 Juices."

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Related Topix: US News, Anthony Kennedy, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Beverages, CocaCola

The Washington Post

Everything you didna t even think you wanted to know about Supreme Court retirements

Retired Supreme Court justice John Paul Stevens went on ABC News' "This Week" on Sunday to promote his new book.

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Related Topix: US News, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, George Bush, W.

Courthouse News Service

High Court Rejects Military Detention Case

A man whom the United States detained as either a member of al-Qaida or the Taliban failed to persuade the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday to review his challenge against the Authorization for Use of Military Force.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, Terrorism

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Twin Cities Daily Planet

Community Voices | Citizens chained and united - Let's pass HF 276 the 'We the People' Act

The " We the People " Act HF 276 / SF 17 has passed Minnesota's Civil Law Committee and needs everyone's help as it faces an imminent make or break close vote in the full State House.

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Related Topix: US News

The Capital-Journal

George Will: Understanding our divisions

In a 2006 interview, Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer said the Constitution is "basically about" one word - "democracy" - that appears in neither that document nor the Declaration of Independence.

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Related Topix: US News, Opinion

Fri Apr 18, 2014

MassLive.com

Candidates viewpoint: Campaign financing reform can begin at the...

Our national elections have become flooded with money. In 2012, the first presidential election after the Citizen's United ruling, we spent $6.2 billion to elect our federal elected officials.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Scott Brown, US News, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, Republican, Opinion

Free Republic

Progressives Don't Grasp the Constitution

In a 2006 interview, Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer said the Constitution is 'basically about' one word - 'democracy' - that appears in neither that document nor the Declaration of Independence.

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Related Topix: US News

Thu Apr 17, 2014

World Magazine

Cracking codes

The nine justices of the U.S. Supreme Court are chewing on a patent lawsuit that could have big implications for the software industry.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, Computers, Inventions, Science / Technology

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