Clarence Thomas Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. How a Race-Neutral Admissions Policy Will Promote Minorities' SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | American Thinker

    ... the Fourteenth Amendment was intended to support racial preferences in college admissions. It is to Justice Clarence Thomas's great credit that, in his concurring opinion in Fisher v. University of Texas , he argued this very point. The value of ...


  2. Supreme Court Update: Shapiro V. McManus (14-990) And Order ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | JD Supra

    While most of the Courtward attention this week was focused on oral arguments in Evenwel v. Abbott and Fisher v.


  3. Supreme Court Decides DIRECTV v. ImbrugiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | JD Supra

    On December 14, 2015, the Supreme Court of the United States decided DIRECTV v. Imbrugia , No.


  4. Donald Trump vs. Clarence ThomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    Speaking before a crowd in South Carolina this weekend, Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump spoke out about his least and most favorite Supreme Court justices. As the Associated Press reports , Trump attacked Chief Justice John Roberts "while praising Associate Justice Clarence Thomas as his favorite member of the high court."


  5. Reid Condemns Scalia's Affirmative Action Remarks as 'Deeply Disturbing'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 |

    Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nevada, on Thursday condemned as "deeply disturbing" a question that Justice Antonin Scalia asked from the bench yesterday in arguments over the University of Texas at Austin's race-conscious admissions program. Henry, maybe you need to review the scholarship which has been published in the past few years on this issue.


  6. SCOTUS Finds California's Contract Interpretation Skills Lacking In New Arbitration DecisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | JD Supra

    Just under the wire, SCOTUS released an arbitration opinion today, ensuring that 2015 would continue the string of years with cases interpreting the Federal Arbitration Act. In DIRECTV v.


  7. Historian explains why Justice Clarence Thomas doesn't understand the Second AmendmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | The Raw Story

    ... to have assault weapons or large-capacity magazines. In a dissent from the denial of certiorari, Justice Clarence Thomas, joined by Justice Antonin Scalia, wrote that the other Justices refusal to review the case "flouts" the Court's holdings in ...


  8. Supreme Court Hands Businesses Another Victory on ArbitrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Insurance Journal West

    ... if state law requires them to be an option." Justice Sonia Sotomayor joined the Ginsburg dissent. Justice Clarence Thomas, the most consistently conservative member of a right-leaning court, also dissented but on different grounds. Thomas said he ...


  9. Justice Ginsburg's Ominous Warning About Creeping Corporate PowerRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2015 | ThinkProgress

    ... that this decision cuts against language in DIRECTV's own contract. Only three justices, the conservative Clarence Thomas and the liberals Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor, dissented. On the surface, not very much is at stake in DIRECTV . The ...


  10. DirectTV v. Imburgia - FAA Preemption Uber AllesRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2015 | ContractsProf Blog

    Imburgia , the latest chapter in an expansion of the Federal Arbitration Act to pre-empt state law well beyond anything Congress in the 1920s could plausibly have imagined. Full disclosure: I'm not a fan of the Court's FAA jurisprudence.


  11. Professors Blast SCOTUS: 'F*** You, Scalia'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | The Daily Caller

    Several college professors unleashed vulgarities at conservative Supreme Court Justices Antonin Scalia and Clarence Thomas after they were offended by some of Scalia's comments during oral arguments in the case of Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin , which has to do with the constitutionality of affirmative action policies in college admissions.


  12. On Native GroundSOTOMAYOR is a Good Choice for the Supreme CourtRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2015 | American Reporter

    ... was the potential to pick up to three new justices for the U.S. Supreme Court. Instead of reactionaries like Clarence Thomas, Antonin Scalia or Samuel Alito, we have a chance to see reasonable and experienced jurists such as Sotomayor on the high ...


  13. Trump, Rubio weigh in on Supreme Court ahead of debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | SFGate

    ... for his favorites, Trump said conservative Justice Antonin Scalia was "terrific," but he singled out Justice Clarence Thomas as "highly underrated. a He has been very strong and consistent and I really respect that." Thomas, appointed by President ...


  14. Supreme Court rejects class-action suit against DirecTVRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | HeraldNet

    ... and further insulating already powerful economic entities from liability for unlawful acts.' Justice Clarence Thomas dissented for different reasons. He said he does not think that the Federal Arbitration Act applied to proceedings in state courts. ...


  15. 'Ohio Pastor Protection Act' would exempt religious leaders from...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 |

    ... Dec. 8, Vitale quoted opinions written by U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts and Justice Clarence Thomas, voicing concern that pastors and churches could be forced to participate in same-sex marriage ceremonies. "No matter if you support ...


  16. Supreme Court issues stay in Alabama lesbian child-custody fightRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... in Alabama. V.L.'s request for emergency stay and a full consideration of the case was received by Justice Clarence Thomas and referred to the full court. Kyle Duncan, an attorney for E.L., said his client did not have a comment on Monday's order, ...


  17. Trump on Scalia's Supreme Court racism: 'I don't like what he said,' but he's 'terrific'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... at a campaign event while telling South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson that his "favorite justice" is Clarence Thomas, calling the court's only black justice "underrated." Yes, it is a crying shame that Scalia offered up rhetoric seemingly ...


  18. High Court Stays Ruling in Lesbian Custody CaseRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2015 | Courthouse News Service

    The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday stayed a ruling by Alabama's highest court that said the state should not recognize a lesbian mother's adoption of three children in neighboring Georgia. The requests for the stay by a petitioner identified only as "V.L." was presented to Justice Clarence Thomas and referred by him to his fellow justices.


  19. Supreme Court upholds binding arbitration clause in DIRECTV caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Jurist

    ... as exist ... for the revocation of any contract," and we consequently set that judgment aside. Justice Clarence Thomas filed a dissenting opinion noting that he remains of the view that the FAA does not apply to state court proceedings. Justice Ruth ...


  20. Supreme Court Creates A Power Above All Other Laws In AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Switched

    I woke up this morning to a US Supreme Court decision that rewrote the traditional balance of power between California courts and federal power, as well as between consumers and big corporations. Until today, California courts had been the final word on the "laws of your state," in other words what California law said on matters of contracts and contract interpretation specifially citing California law.