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3 hrs ago | WTEN-TV Albany

Beheading spurs news attacks on Islamic militants

Virginia officials are preparing for the possibility that same-sex couples will be able to wed in the state Thursday by drafting a revised marriage license form for courthouse clerks to use as soon as they open... Same-sex couples will have to forget their plans to marry in Virginia - at least for now - after the U.S. Supreme Court agreed Wednesday ... (more)

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7 hrs ago | KESQ-TV Palm Desert

US Supreme Court puts Va. gay marriage on hold

The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday granted a request to delay enforcement of an appeals court ruling that overturned Virginia's same-sex marriage ban.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, US News, Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals

7 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

Same-Sex Marriages On Hold In Virginia After Supreme Court Weighs In

The U.S. Supreme Court has stepped in to block a federal appeals court ruling that would have allowed gay marriages to begin in Virginia on Thursday.

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11 hrs ago | ARLnow.com

Arlington Prepares for Same Sex Marriages Thursday

Unless a stay is issued by the U.S. Supreme Court, Arlington Clerk of the Circuit Court Paul Ferguson says he will start taking applications and issuing licenses to same sex couples at 8:00 a.m. The applications will be taken on the 6th floor of the Arlington County Courthouse , but in light of the fact that cameras are not allowed inside the ... (more)

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15 hrs ago | Business Journal

Retailers want Supreme Court to hear swipe fee case

The National Retail Federation has petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court to hear its appeal of a case involving the fees charged for using debit cards at stores.

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19 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

Virginia prepares for possibility of gay marriage

Virginia officials are preparing for the possibility that same-sex couples will be able to wed in the state Thursday by drafting a revised marriage license form for courthouse clerks to use as soon as they open their doors.

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Related Topix: Virginia, Wedding, Gay/Lesbian, US News, Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals

21 hrs ago | ConWebBlog

WND Can't Stop Trying To Perpetuate Its Birther Delusion

WorldNetDaily's increasingly sad and desperate -- and discredited -- birther crusade continues in a Aug. 15 article by Bob Unruh, in which he touts "a friend-of-the-court brief submitted to the U.S. Supreme Court by the constitutional experts at William J. Olson, P.C. and the United States Justice Foundation" designed to establish legal standing to ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, Patent / Trademark Law, Law

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Switched

The Fire This Time: Missouri Is America

Missouri is America, and like the nation itself, both racial strife and promise, are part of its enduring legacy.

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NewsOK.com

Anna Nicole Smith final estate case bid rejected

Anna Nicole Smith's final bid to obtain her late husband's money has failed, seven years after her death.

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News 4 Jax

Bondi wants SCOTUS to decide gay marriage issue

Attorney General Pam Bondi is defending her decision to delay appeals in four cases where Florida judges have ruled the state's ban on gay marriages is unconstitutional.

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Washington Blade

LGBT legal group sues VA to provide same-sex benefits

Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert MacDonald is being sued to provide veterans benefits to same-sex spouses.

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Related Topix: Veteran Affairs, Federal Circuit Court of Appeals, Gay/Lesbian

Religion News Service

Right to grow a beard? SCOTUS grants very rare approval to hear a prisonera s case

Becket Fund for Religious Liberty's Holt v Hobbs info-graphic. Becket Fund is representing the prisoner, Gregory Holt, in this case.

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Reuters

Citi tells court its Argentina banking license at risk

Citigroup has told the U.S. appeals court overseeing the dispute between Argentina and hedge funds refusing to accept terms of the country's debt restructuring that its Argentine banking license may be at risk as a result of the standoff.

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Related Topix: South America, Argentina, World News, Banking, Financial Services, CitiMortgage, Citigroup, Financial Markets, US News

Silicon Alley Insider

Citi Tells Court Its Argentina Banking License At Risk

Citigroup has told the U.S. appeals court overseeing the dispute between Argentina and hedge funds refusing to accept terms of the country's debt restructuring that its Argentine banking license may be at risk as a result of the standoff.

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Related Topix: South America, Argentina, World News, Banking, Financial Services, CitiMortgage, Citigroup, Financial Markets, US News

KSL-TV

State asks for more time in appeal of gay marriage recognition

Utah asked the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals for more time Monday to file its appeal in a same-sex marriage recognition case.

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JD Supra

The NLRB Does It Again

The National Labor Relations Board recently ratified all the decisions made by the NLRB, including those made in administrative and personnel matters, during the period of time when it did not have a proper quorum.

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ThinkProgress

You Have The Right To Remain Silent

Richard Tom is not a sympathetic individual. On an evening in 2007, Tom drove his Mercedes into a car carrying Loraine Wong and her two daughters.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, US News, Liberal Political News

Manufacturing.net

Senator Calls For Surveillance Policy Shift

When it comes to searches by law enforcement, U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden believes people's online communication should have just as much protection as their homes and property.

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Star Tribune

Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry hires high-profile legal team to fight criminal indictment

Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry says he is fighting a criminal indictment with the law on his side - not to mention a team of high-powered attorneys with formidable records in big cases.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, US News, Rick Perry, US Governors

Mon Aug 18, 2014

JD Supra

Arbitration Panel Misconstrues Contractor Licensing Law: Court Allows Decision to Stand

If you've followed Burr's e-note over the past year or two, then you know that the United States Supreme Court has issued recent opinions on the power of arbitration tribunals to make legal decisions.

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