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  1. Pregnant UPS Employee Can Proceed With Discrimination SuitRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | FindLaw

    An employment policy that accommodates disabled workers must also accommodate pregnant workers, the Supreme Court said on Wednesday in a 6-3 opinion in Young v. UPS .

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  2. Free Speech Served on a PlateRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... compel any government to place its imprimatur on the Confederate battle flag on its license plate." Justice Antonin Scalia seemed to accept Keller's argument that messages on license plates equaled government speech and could be monitored, in this ...

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  3. Constitutional RevolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... Court clerks, some of whom fell within the Federalist Society's "political epistemic community." Justice Antonin Scalia prominently cited such materials in District of Columbia v. Heller (2008), holding decisively in favor of the individual right to ...

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  4. What The Supreme Really May Be Determining In The Obamacare CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Revisiting the pending Supreme Court Obamacare challenge has been interesting, and it is important to do so generally because - as the last challenge showed - a swing Justice or two often may keep reading and deciding late into the game. It is no mystery that Supreme Court cases are often determined as much, if not more, by politics than "the Law."

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  5. Narrowing During Oral Argument in CaulkettRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | PrawfsBlawg

    On Tuesday, the Supreme Court heard argument in Bank of America, N.A. v. Caulkett , which substantially concerned the viability of the 1992 precedent Dewsnup v.

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  6. Supreme Court Seems Divided Over EPA Mercury LimitsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... 90 percent. The rules begin to take effect next month and are supposed to be fully in place in 2016. Justice Antonin Scalia was critical of the agency's reading of the provisions of the anti-air pollution law at issue in the case throughout 90 ...

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  7. What Ohio Gov. Kasich is pushing in Maine is 'uncharted territory' for the nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bangor Daily News

    ... year in the Washington Post : "As constitutional experts from the late Chief Justice Warren Burger to Justice Antonin Scalia to Harvard Law School professor Laurence Tribe have warned, a constitutional convention would place the nation in uncharted ...

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    Yesterday | Religion News Service

    ... establish a basis for going to court to challenge "neutral laws of general applicability." Until Justice Antonin Scalia persuaded four of his colleagues to go along with him in disallowing free exercise claims against such laws in Employment ...

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  9. Excellent Article Regarding Obamacare LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    Sam Stein over at HuffPost has an excellent piece of reporting regarding the latest Obamacare challenge before the U.S. Supreme Court . Having filed public record requests with multiple states and the Department of Health and Human Services, and having read tens of thousands of emails and other communications, Sam Stein is able to confirm a crucial fact that I thought was overlooked a bit in the technical legal arguments made before the Supreme Court: Among all the emails, letters and press releases reviewed, there was not a single instance of an administration official warning that if states decided not to run their own health care exchanges, their citizens would not be eligible for the tax credit subsidies.

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  10. Why Supreme Court sent key voting rights case back to AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Christian Science Monitor

    ... to maintain the ability of minority voters to elect their candidates of choice. In a dissent, Justice Antonin Scalia characterized the majority's action as granting a "mulligan," or do-over, to those challenging Alabama's redistricting. Justice ...

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  11. Justices seen split on EPA rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NWAonline

    ... at the initial stage of deciding whether to issue regulations at all. That argument was questioned by Justice Antonin Scalia and other Republican-appointed justices, who said it could lead to onerous costs for power companies. Justices appointed by ...

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  12. Justices revive ex-UPS worker's pregnancy bias lawsuitRead the original story

    Yesterday | Hometown Annapolis

    ... the Americans With Disabilities Act or lost their federal certificate to drive a commercial vehicle. Justice Antonin Scalia said in dissent that the majority waved "the Supreme Wand" to arrive at the outcome it preferred. Scalia said the law "does ...

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  13. Justices seem divided over EPA mercury limitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MDJonline.com

    ... 90 percent. The rules begin to take effect next month and are supposed to be fully in place in 2016. Justice Antonin Scalia was critical of the agency's reading of the provisions of the anti-air pollution law at issue in the case throughout 90 ...

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  14. Supreme Court sends key voting rights case back to AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Christian Science Monitor

    ... to maintain the ability of minority voters to elect their candidates of choice. In a dissent, Justice Antonin Scalia characterized the majority's action as granting a "mulligan," or do-over, to those challenging Alabama's redistricting. Justice ...

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  15. Supreme Court seems divided over mercury limitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CBS News

    ... 90 percent. The rules begin to take effect next month and are supposed to be fully in place in 2016. Justice Antonin Scalia was critical of the agency's reading of the provisions of the anti-air pollution law at issue in the case throughout 90 ...

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  16. Top U.S. Court Questions EPA Emissions Rule for Power PlantsRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    ... rules estimated to cost $9.6 billion a year. "It's classic arbitrary and capricious agency action," Justice Antonin Scalia said, referring to a legal standard the court can use to block an agency rule. The Obama administration says it considered ...

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  17. Clean air rules may not be 'appropriate,' justices sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Windsor Beacon

    ... expensive and A A in which the expense vastly exceeds whatever public benefit can be achieved," Justice Antonin Scalia said. But while the estimated annual cost of $9.6 billion is not widely disputed, the cost-benefit ratio is. Opponents say the ...

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  18. Justices appear split on EPA study of cutting toxic energy-plant emissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    ... are technologies that can redress or remedy those public health harms," Justice Elena Kagan said. Justice Antonin Scalia interjected that it does not make sense for the EPA not to look at costs simply because a statute doesn't require it. "I would ...

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  19. Supreme Court Decides Omnicare, Inc. v. Laborers District Council Construction Industry Pension FundRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | JD Supra

    On March 24, 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court held that a pure statement of opinion in a securities registration statement is not an "untrue statement of a material fact" under Section 11 of the Securities Act of 1933 just because the opinion is later proven incorrect, but the opinion can create liability if the opinion was not sincerely held at the time, or if the registration statement omitted material facts about the issuer's inquiry into, or knowledge concerning, the opinion, and those facts conflict with what a reasonable investor would understand from the statement itself. Omnicare filed a registration statement in connection with a public offering of its stock.

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  20. Alabama 'Racial Gerrymander' Case Sent Back to District CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | FindLaw

    In 2012, the Alabama legislature redrew the state's legislative districts. In doing so, it attempted to keep the districts roughly equal in population and, in order to remain compliant with the Voting Rights Act , keep about the same black population percentage in existing majority-minority districts.

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