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  1. Justice Scalia's cruelest irony: This is the real impact of a 4-4 Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Salon

    ... who, in one sense, was Justice Scalia's foe, but in another, a much-needed ally. That person is Justice Anthony Kennedy, and his changed status tells us something important about the current evenly divided four-four Supreme Court. The numbers are ...

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  2. Those Contradictions Won't Heighten ThemselvesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Lawyers, Guns, and Money

    ... presidency." I dunno, replacing Ruth Bader Ginsburg and/or Stephen Breyer and/or Anthony Kennedy with a fifth and/or sixth and/or seventh vote to overturn Obergefell seems like a pretty concrete harm to me! But yes, I concede the point; if you focus ...

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  3. the Shame of Bush V. Gore Still Stains AmericaRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ... to politics than to legal precedent to seal the nation's fate. In Bush v. Gore , U.S. Supreme Court justices Anthony Kennedy, Sandra Day O'Connor, William Rehnquist, Antoin Scalia and Clarence Thomas - the five justices placed on the court by ...

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  4. Trump: The Case Against Opting OutRead the original story

    Yesterday | RedState

    ... magnified the importance of who gets to nominate Supreme Court justices. With Ruth Bader Ginsberg being 83 , Anthony Kennedy 79, Stephen Breyer 77, Clarence Thomas 67, and Samuel Alito 66, it is likely that the first term of the new president will ...

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  5. The King of Re-Torts: What It's Like to Argue 83 Cases Before SCOTUSRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Law.com

    ... Streets - the center of downtown Philadelphia - at high noon on a Saturday, holding a picture of Justice Anthony Kennedy, and asked 50 passersby to identify the man, I'd need only the digits on one hand to keep the tally. Yet of course, Kennedy, as ...

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  6. Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs and Its Potential...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | JD Supra

    In Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs v. Inclusive Communities Project, Inc ., 135 S. Ct. 2507 , one of the most watched cases of 2015, the Supreme Court held that plaintiffs may rely on a disparate impact theory to establish a violation of the Fair Housing Act .

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  7. Even Female Supreme Court Justices Get Interrupted a Lot By MenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mother Jones

    ... in? Well, it's not the other female justices. The most aggressive conversationalist by far was Justice Anthony Kennedy, the inveterate swing voter, who cut off his colleagues 57 times. He tends to ask a lot of questions of lawyers on both sides of a ...

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  8. Lunch Links: Tax Foundation Makes Dynamic Scoring Mainstream, DC Budget Autonomy, Tampon ExemptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Tax Foundation

    ... have no property or employees. States are lobbying to pass a federal law changing the decision , and Justice Anthony Kennedy has suggested revisiting it . Inside the World of Dynamic Scoring : Brian Faler of Politico writes that the Tax Foundation's ...

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  9. No more rigged electoral mapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... power (in Wisconsin, for instance) and against Democrats in power (in Massachusetts, for instance). Justice Anthony Kennedy of the U.S. Supreme Court has been looking for just such a yardstick, so the lawsuit has a good chance of prevailing, no ...

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  10. Bernie Sanders is key to Hillary Clinton's prospects as US election gets seriousRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | The Raw Story

    ... With liberal Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 83, Stephen Breyer, 77, and occasional swing conservative Anthony Kennedy, 79, possible retirements next presidential term, the likelihood of a Supreme Court with a dramatically different ideological ...

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  11. Why the culture wars rage onRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | Religion News Service

    ... surface, and they concern issues related to human autonomy and the definition of freedom. In 1992, Justice Anthony Kennedy wrote in the Planned Parenthood vs. Casey decision: "At the heart of liberty is the right to define one's own concept of ...

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  12. Supreme Court Update: Green V. Brennan (14-613), Wittman V....Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | JD Supra

    Three more decisions this morning - Green v. Brennan , holding that the 45-day limitations period for a constructive-discharge action under Title VII begins to run after the employee gives notice of his resignation; Wittman v.

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  13. An alternative strategy to end gerrymanderingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... their officials. It is a violation of the Due Process Clause. Opinions of Justices John Paul Stevens and Anthony Kennedy in prior redistricting cases provide the basis for this argument. Dissenting in Shaw v. Reno in 1992, Justice Stevens insisted: ...

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  14. ERISA Preemption: Don't Tread on my Uniform System of Plan AdministrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | jdsupra.com

    ... a uniform system of plan administration for employee benefit plans. Writing for the 6-2 majority, Justice Anthony Kennedy found that reporting, disclosure and recordkeeping are "central to," "an essential part of," "integral aspects of" and ...

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  15. Georgia Man Gets Death Penalty Case Tossed 30 Y...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | KXRO radio

    ... during his trial, which helped move his case to the Supreme Court. Chief Justice John Roberts, joined by Anthony Kennedy, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan, with a concurrence by Samuel Alito, concluded that the ...

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  16. Sore LosersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | Slate Magazine

    ... decades, the liberals lose disproportionately. Some terms , the conservatives take a loss. Even Justice Anthony Kennedy loses every once in a while, and until recently he was basically a king . Most justices accept their loss, pen biting dissents, ...

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  17. Supreme Court attorneys' fees ruling will help challenge EEOC suitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | Business Insurance

    ... predicate to find that a defendant has prevailed," said the court, in a ruling delivered by Justice Anthony Kennedy. The Supreme Court, however, "has not set forth in detail how courts should determine whether a defendant has prevailed." The ...

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  18. Fee Wars: Supreme Court Eases Defendants' Burden for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | JD Supra

    ... frivolous lawsuits for procedural reasons that are not merits-based. Writing for the Supreme Court, Justice Anthony Kennedy devoted almost half of his opinion to the lengthy procedural history of the case. In 2009, in a series of rulings, the ...

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  19. Peremptory PrejudiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | Slate Magazine

    ... Sotomayor mentioned that she had cousins in jail whose names she did not know, Justices Samuel Alito and Anthony Kennedy found the pretextual arguments about why certain jurors were struck by the state pretty darn flimsy, and then Elena Kagan said ...

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  20. Supreme Court gives black death-row inmate new lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | USA Today

    ... during oral argument, "what it really was, was they wanted to get the black people off the jury." Justice Anthony Kennedy said prosecutors wrongly interpreted the high court's dictate about racial discrimination. Roberts and Justice Samuel Alito ...

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