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3 hrs ago | Sister Toldjah

Fearmongering Pelosi: We should "be afraid" of "five guys" on #SCOTUS

"We came in friendship, hope, and determined that the road to Damascus is a road to peace."


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7 hrs ago | The Town Talk

Louisiana ruling on confession rankles Catholics

A Louisiana Supreme Court decision reaffirmed in May 2014 has revived a sex abuse lawsuit in which parents are suing a priest and a Baton Rouge Catholic diocese for not reporting the alleged abuse when the teenager confessed to the priest about it.


Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Baton Rouge, LA, US News

11 hrs ago |

Arlene's Flowers case still stalled

State Attorney General Bob Ferguson said Thursday that the U.S. Supreme Court's recent Hobby Lobby decision won't impact a case involving Arlene's Flowers of Richland.


Related Topix: US News, Richland, WA, US Governors, Jay Inslee, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Doc Hastings

Thu Jul 10, 2014


Judge: Gay couples can keep marrying in Colorado

Gay couples can keep getting married in Colorado, even though the state's gay marriage ban is still in effect, a judge ruled Thursday.


Related Topix: Colorado, Colorado Government, Gay/Lesbian, US News, Boulder, CO

JD Journal

Utah Taking Gay Marriage Fight to U.S. Supreme Court

More than 3,800 letters were delivered to Utah Governor Gary Herbert and Attorney General Sean Reyes that asks the state to end its campaign to restart a voter-approved ban on same-sex marriages, according to The Salt Lake Tribune.


Related Topix: US News, Gay/Lesbian, US Governors, Gary Herbert, Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals

The Olympian

Fired for being gay, former Tacoma teacher finally gets apology

One evening the Wilson vice principal appeared at the doorstep of Gaylord's North End home.


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Tacoma, WA, US News


Survey: Over 5K Same-Sex Couples Have Married in Ill.

Gay rights advocate Vin Testa waves a rainbow flag in front of the U.S. Supreme Court.


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Illinois, Illinois Government, US News, Equality, IL, Transgender


More Pressure for Gay Marriages in Colorado

District Court Judge C. Scott Crabtree on Wednesday ruled the 2006 voter-approved ban violates the state and federal constitutions.


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Wedding, US News

Pennsylvania clerk loses bid against gay marriage

Without comment, Justice Samuel Alito on Wednesday rejected an appeal by Schuylkill County Orphans' Court Clerk Theresa Santai-Gaffney.


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, US News, Samuel Alito, US Governors, Tom Corbett

Daily Kos

Utah goes to SCOTUS, Indiana governor's office orders workers to ignore pro-marriage ruling

Utah is going straight to the U.S. Supreme Court to challenge a federal appeals court ruling that found states must allow gay couples to marry.


Related Topix: US News, Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, Liberal Political News

Wed Jul 09, 2014


Argentina and holdout creditors flood papers in ad war

The battleground between Argentina and its holdout creditors shifted from U.S. courts to the court of public opinion as both sides took out full-page advertisements to argue their cases in the world's major newspapers.


Related Topix: Travel, Bolivia Travel, Argentina, Bolivia Travel, South America Travel, Argentina Travel, US News, Publishing, Media, New Times, Washington Post


Aereo says intends to operate in wake of court ruling

Aereo, the video streaming service which sought to provide an alternative to traditional television broadcasters, said it believes it can still operate despite a crippling U.S. Supreme Court ruling that caused the company to suspend service, according to a court filing on Wednesday.


Related Topix: US News, CBS, Media, Television, Showtime Networks


Greek driver gets higher sentence in UK teen death

A 10-minute climb up 264 steps to the top of the world's tallest waterslide is followed by 10 seconds of adrenaline in a raft rushing nearly straight down at up to 70 mph.


Related Topix: Weather, US News, Immigration Reform

ABC News

Utah to Appeal Gay Marriage Ruling to High Court

Utah is going straight to the U.S. Supreme Court to appeal a federal appeals court's ruling that gay couples have a constitutional right to marry, the state attorney general's office announced Wednesday.


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals

Daily Reporter

Utah to appeal gay marriage ruling to high court

Utah is going straight to the nation's highest court to challenge a federal appeals court's finding that gay couples have a constitutional right to marry, the state attorney general's office announced Wednesday.


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals

Silicon Alley Insider

Democrats Are Plotting A Direct Response To The Supreme Court's Obamacare Decision

Democrats are plotting a direct challenge to the Supreme Court's Affordable Care Act-related decision last week , planning to introduce legislation Wednesday that would usurp the ruling.


Related Topix: US News, Barbara Boxer, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Begich

Inside Bay Area

Drakes Bay Oyster Co. appears ready to wind down operations

Lorena Pablo hoses down the dock at the Drakes Bay Oyster Company as oystermen load boats in the background on Monday, June 30, 2014, near Inverness, Calif.


Related Topix: Inverness, CA

ABC News

Colorado's Gay Marriage Fight Echoes Drama in 1975

Nearly 40 years ago, a newly elected, miniskirt-wearing feminist in Colorado stumbled into history when a gay couple denied a marriage license sought her help instead.


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Denver, CO, US Governors, John Hickenlooper, US News

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Evening Sun

Federal judge stirs controversy with blog post

A federal judge in Nebraska is again drawing attention because of his personal blog, this time for using an obscene reference to suggest that the U.S. Supreme Court should not have heard the Hobby Lobby case.


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

No new hearings for Michigan juvenile lifers

It is the latest in a series of rulings across the country as 28 states wrestle with how to apply a landmark 2012 U.S. Supreme Court opinion to thousands of convicts sent to prison years ago.


Related Topix: Family, Teenagers, US News