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  1. How do you keep a monocle in place?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TheCourier.com

    ... Barack Obama's State of the Union speech? A: Ginsburg, 81, did it again. Colleagues Stephen Breyer and Anthony Kennedy, who sat on each side of her, tried their best to keep her awake. Breyer nudged her eight times and often checked on her, and ...

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  2. Commentary: Supreme Court to rule on 'the right to be ordinary'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Record

    ... ratified same-sex unions since a critical Supreme Court decision in 2013. That opinion, written by Justice Anthony Kennedy, struck down a federal law that barred the government from conveying benefits to legally married gay couples. That statute ...

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  3. Peter Goodman: Why the U.S. Supreme Court will uphold marriage equalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Silver City Sun-News

    ... In 2013, it tossed out federal law defining marriage as between a man and a woman. In each opinion, Justice Anthony Kennedy, writing for the court, wrote of gay people's dignity and equality. Time has allowed arguments for both sides to develop in ...

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  4. Citizens united in ignoranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... on Wednesday has read the full text of the Citizens United decision. They would be unaware, then, as Justice Anthony Kennedy wrote in his opinion that "The FEC has adopted 568 pages of regulations, 1,278 pages of explanations and justifications for ...

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  5. Justices will review use of midazolam as execution drugRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seattle Times

    ... They are Justices Sotomayor, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen G. Breyer and Elena Kagan. Justices Samuel Alito, Anthony Kennedy, Antonin Scalia, Clarence Thomas and Chief Justice John Roberts voted to allow the execution to go forward. Take a minute to ...

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  6. Supreme Court to review Oklahoma execution procedureRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Reuters

    ... injection protocol." But the fact that none of the court's five conservatives, including regular swing vote Anthony Kennedy, voted to grant the stay application suggests the inmates face an uphill battle to win their case. The inmates want the court ...

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  7. American WayWHAT a Glorious BlizzardRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2010 | 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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  8. Supreme Court set to review Oklahoma's lethal injection procedureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Raw Story

    ... injection protocol." But the fact that none of the court's five conservatives, including regular swing vote Anthony Kennedy, voted to grant the stay application suggests the inmates face an uphill battle to win their case. The inmates want the court ...

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  9. Commentary: The right to be ordinaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... ratified same-sex unions since a critical Supreme Court decision in 2013. That opinion, written by Justice Anthony Kennedy, struck down a federal law that barred the government from conveying benefits to legally married gay couples. That statute ...

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  10. 4For Chief Justice John Roberts, anti-Obamacare lawsuit poses major dilemmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Washington Post

    ... very likely he will be. But it's possible that if he votes to uphold the administration's position, Justice Anthony Kennedy could conceivably join him. But I think if he does not vote to uphold the administration's position, then it's almost ...

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  11. DYCHE | Rand Paul, Judicial ActivistRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... disparage others retained by the people" certainly supports their position. Some see Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy as a judicial kindred spirit. He has, after all, recently been against state sodomy laws, Obamacare, and the Defense of ...

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  12. Kennedy's wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | World Magazine

    ... for the remaining state marriage laws are not good. The signs are relatively clear given swing vote Justice Anthony Kennedy's past rulings on gay rights and the court's decisions this past fall: Over and over the court declined emergency stays on ...

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  13. Supreme Court Decides Department of Homeland Security v. MacLeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | jdsupra.com

    On January 21, 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court decided Department of Homeland Security v. MacLean , holding that an Air Marshal was entitled to whistleblower status after disclosing plans to remove Air Marshals from certain long-distance flights because his disclosure was not specifically prohibited by law.

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  14. Whistleblower Protection Extends To Federal Workers Who Violate Agency RegulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | JD Supra

    Yesterday the U.S. Supreme Court held that an agent of the Transportation Security Administration who disclosed information that was prohibited by TSA regulations, was nonetheless protected under the Whistleblower Protection Act. The Court's reasoning centered around the fact that "regulations" are not "laws."

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  15. For SCOTUS Chief Justice John Roberts, anti-Obamacare lawsuit poses major dilemmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Washington Post

    ... very likely he will be. But it's possible that if he votes to uphold the administration's position, Justice Anthony Kennedy could conceivably join him. But I think if he does not vote to uphold the administration's position, then it's almost ...

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  16. Alerts - Major National News - RSS FormatRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... in a devastating defeat for gay rights advocates. But the three subsequent rulings, all written by Justice Anthony Kennedy, were major victories for gay men and lesbians. In its most recent case in 2013, the court struck down part of a federal ...

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  17. SCOTUS Victory for Air Marshal Whistle-BlowerRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Courthouse News Service

    ... Roberts wrote. "Thus, by its terms Section 114(r)(1) did not prohibit the disclosure at issue here." Justice Anthony Kennedy joined a dissent by Justice Sonia Sotomayor that takes issue with this point. "In sum, with Section 114(r)(1), Congress has ...

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  18. Citizens United: It's about free speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Washington Examiner

    ... free speech. Thankfully, five justices on the court agreed the First Amendment barred such laws. As Justice Anthony Kennedy wrote in his majority opinion, "political speech must prevail against laws that would suppress it, whether by design or ...

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  19. Sen. Warren warns Supreme Court may continue"assault" on civil rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | CBS News

    ... , the liberal justices defended the practice, while most of the conservatives -- including moderate Justice Anthony Kennedy -- were skeptical of it. However, conservative Justice Antonin Scalia seemed to be weighing both sides of the case carefully. ...

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  20. Supreme Court Supports Whistleblower-- Sans SotomayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | OpEdNews

    Seven members of the Supreme court have given a rare win to a whistleblower-- a defeat of a government case the Obama Justice Department and Homeland Security have been pursuing. Not so surprisingly-- for people who have been tracking President Obama's historically horrific war on whistleblowers, his appointee, Justice Sotomayor voted, with Justice Kennedy, against the whistleblower.

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