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11 hrs ago | Advocate

Utah Marriage Recognition Possible by July 21

Michael Adam Ferguson and J. Seth Anderson, one of the first Utah same-sex couples to have their marriage application accepted back in December.

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Related Topix: Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, US News, US Supreme Court

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Catholic World News

Will the next benchmark case be Supreme Court v. reality?

"Let me be absolutely clear," wrote Justice Sonia Sotomayor, in her vigorous dissent from the Supreme Court's ruling in the Wheaton College case .

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Related Topix: US News, Anthony Kennedy, Gay/Lesbian

World Magazine

Nonprofits win contraceptive mandate reprieve

Right before the July 4 holiday weekend, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a significant order that escaped much notice: It granted Wheaton College, the best known evangelical Christian university, an emergency injunction against the contraceptive mandate.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court

Mon Jul 07, 2014

National Public Radio

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, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, US Supreme Court, Elena Kagan, John G. Roberts

KIII

Supreme Court women lash out at birth control decision

It was a disappointing week for the women of the Supreme Court. All three -- Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Elena Kagan and Sonia Sotomayor -- were on the losing side of rulings involving women's reproductive health.

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Related Topix: US News, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Elena Kagan, Healthcare Law, Law

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, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, US Supreme Court, Elena Kagan, Antonin Scalia

Sun Jul 06, 2014

National Public Radio

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, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, US Supreme Court, Elena Kagan, John G. Roberts

Sat Jul 05, 2014

WHAS11

Supreme Court women lash out at birth control decision

It was a disappointing week for the women of the Supreme Court. All three -- Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Elena Kagan and Sonia Sotomayor -- were on the losing side of rulings involving women's reproductive health.

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Related Topix: US News, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Elena Kagan, Healthcare Law, Law

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Daily Kos

Supreme Court splits on gender lines in first post-Hobby Lobby case on contraception

The U.S. Supreme Court men have done it again , temporarily barring the government from enforcing the contraception mandate in Obamacare, granting an injunction for Wheaton College, a Christian college in Illinois.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, Illinois, Healthcare Law, Law

Denver Post

Marcus: Only three justices have uteruses, after all

Of course, a uterus is not a prerequisite for understanding the importance of access to birth control.

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Related Topix: US News, Stephen Breyer, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Elena Kagan, Opinion

WWTC-AM Eagan

Supreme Court Suspends Birth Control Rule For Christian College

The Supreme Court is siding with an evangelical college in Illinois over contraceptives.

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Related Topix: US News

Daily Herald

High court grants Wheaton College plea Updated Jul 3, 2014 5:28 PMA...

A divided Supreme Court on Thursday allowed Wheaton College, which objects to paying for contraceptives in its health plan, to avoid filling out a government document, at least for now, that the college says would violate its religious beliefs.

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Related Topix: US News, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Healthcare Law, Law, Non-Profit, Elena Kagan

Switched

Supreme Court Grants Evangelical College Plea On Contraception Rule

A divided Supreme Court on Thursday allowed, at least for now, an evangelical college in Illinois that objects to paying for contraceptives in its health plan to avoid filling out a government document that the college says would violate its religious beliefs.

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Related Topix: US News, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Healthcare Law, Law, Elena Kagan, US Supreme Court

Tue Jul 01, 2014

The Washington Post

Judging from experience

How did the Supreme Court manage to agree unanimously that police must obtain a warrant before searching cellphones yet split on whether employers must offer contraception as part of their health-care plans? My explanation, slightly crude but perhaps compelling: All the justices, presumably, have cellphones.

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Related Topix: US News, Anthony Kennedy, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer, Elena Kagan, Opinion

Switched

Supreme Court To Hear Pregnant Worker's Appeal Against UPS

FEBRUARY 12: Members of the Supreme Court, Chief Justice John Roberts and associate justices Anthony Kennendy, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, John Paul Stevens, Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan, applaud as U.S. President Barack Obama arrives to deliver his State of the Union speech before a joint session of Congress at the U.S. Capitol February 12, 2013 in ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, John G. Roberts, Elena Kagan, State of the Union

National Review Online

Murdock: Court Curbs Congress-Dodger

Canning is a major and much-welcome wallop against Obama's skirt-Congress approach to governing.

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Related Topix: US News, Clarence Thomas, Elena Kagan

Mon Jun 30, 2014

The Miami Herald

Supreme Court errs on Aereo decision

When the Supreme Court effectively outlawed the online TV service Aereo last week, the first temptation was to dismiss the ruling as the confused ravings of a bunch of old people confounded by this newfangled Interweb stuff.

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Related Topix: US News, Stephen Breyer, Dropbox

WNYC-AM New York

Closely Held Companies Can Refuse To Cover Contraception, Supreme Court Says

The Supreme Court has ruled that Hobby Lobby and other closely held for-profit corporations can opt out of the Affordable Care Act's provisions for no-cost prescription contraception in most health insurance plans.

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Related Topix: US News, Healthcare Law, Law

Sat Jun 28, 2014

Star Tribune

Conservative Supreme Court is full of surprises

The justices of the U.S. Supreme Court. From left: Clarence Thomas, Sonia Sotomayor, Antonin Scalia, Stephen Breyer, Chief Justice John Roberts, Samuel Alito, Anthony Kennedy, Elena Kagan and Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

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Related Topix: US News, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, US Supreme Court, Stephen Breyer, Samuel Alito, Opinion

Fri Jun 27, 2014

Cato Institute

No, Mr. President, You Can't Do Whatever You Want

Much as it might frustrate Barack Obama, there's no "if Congress won't act, the president gets extra powers" clause in the Constitution.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Elena Kagan, Opinion

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