Clarence Thomas Newswire (Page 7)

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

    May 26, 2016 | American Reporter

    ... , 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 Republican presidents - decided that the only way to protect the equal voting rights ...

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

    May 26, 2016 | RedState

    ... 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 see at least four vacancies - including ...

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  3. Editorial: Delayed justice in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Daily Camera

    ... violation "as a court is ever going to see." It was a hint of what the justices said this week, with Justice Clarence Thomas as the lone dissenter. Without explaining his logic, the court's only black justice said he would have deferred to the state ...

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  4. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg: 8 is not a good numberRead the original story

    May 26, 2016 | GantDaily.com

    Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg said Thursday that having only eight justices "is not a good number for a multi-member court." The comments mark the furthest a sitting justice has gone, since the sudden death of the late Justice Antonin Scalia earlier this year, to signal that the court would function better with a fully staffed bench.

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  5. Supreme Court upends all-white jury verdict, death sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    ... that racial discrimination would persist in jury selection unless peremptory strikes were curtailed. Justice Clarence Thomas dissented, saying he would have respected the decisions of state judges who sided with prosecutors and rejected Foster's ...

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  6. Cal Thomas: Trump and the Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | MDJonline.com

    ... was Colorado's solicitor general and a law professor at the University of Colorado. She clerked for Justice Clarence Thomas, another conservative favorite. aTM Raymond Gruender was named to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit by ...

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

    May 26, 2016 | Mother Jones

    ... out the term's arguments. One person Sotomayor and Kagan didn't have to fear an intrusion from was Justice Clarence Thomas, who never interrupted or got interrupted; he spoke but once , an episode so rare and shocking that no one was going to step ...

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  8. Pa. Supreme Court orders PPL to release 'tip' letter to mediaRead the original story

    May 26, 2016 | The Citizens' Voice

    The state Public Utility Commission must release all documents, including a whistleblower's letter, it utilized in reaching a settlement with PPL Utilities relating to its response to a 2011 snowstorm, the state Supreme Court ruled Wednesday. The 4-2 decision is a victory for multiple news media outlets - including Times-Shamrock Communications - who joined forces and fought for years to gain access to the documents.

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  9. SCOTUS Finds 1987 Murder Trial Racially BiasedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | The Afro American Newspaper

    ... o keep black prospective jurors off the jury." As a result the case will go back to the state court. Justice Clarence Thomas, the sole Black judge on the Court filed a dissent. He found no bias on the part of the prosecutors.

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  10. Sen. Barbara Boxer sits down with President Obama's Supreme Court nomineeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    "I was truly impressed by his brilliant legal mind and his quiet pursuit of justice," she said on Facebook after the meeting. On his way to the meeting, Garland passed a framed photo taken the day Boxer and several other then-House members stormed to the Senate to demand that Anita Hill's sexual harassment claims be heard before voting to confirm Clarence Thomas to the Supreme Court.

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  11. Trump and the Supreme CourtRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | Minot Daily News

    ... was Colorado's solicitor general and a law professor at the University of Colorado. She clerked for Justice Clarence Thomas, another conservative favorite. -- Raymond Gruender was named to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit by ...

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  12. Speedy Trial Clause Does Not Encompass Sentencing DelayRead the original story

    May 19, 2016 | White Collar Crime Prof Blog

    This just in from the Supreme Court. The Sixth Amendment's Speedy Trial Clause does not apply to the time between conviction,via trial or guilty plea, and sentencing.

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  13. Will the Spokeo v. Robins Supreme Court Ruling Favor Plaintiffs Or Defendants? UhRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Eric Goldman

    The Supreme Court issued its opinion in Spokeo v. Robins. A six Justice majority reversed the Ninth Circuit's decision on the basis that the Ninth Circuit did not sufficiently consider whether Mr. Robins's alleged harms were "concrete."

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  14. A look at Trump's Supreme Court picksRead the original story

    May 19, 2016 | Marshall Independent

    ... at the University of Chicago, Eid is a former state solicitor general and clerked for Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas. The 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals judge was appointed by Bush in 2004. He is a former federal prosecutor and received ...

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  15. Today's unusual Supreme Court lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... Anthony Kennedy, Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Samuel Alito. Justice Sonia Sotomayor dissented, joined by Justices Clarence Thomas and Stephen Breyer. The court issued two other opinions this morning - Betterman v. Montana on speedy trial rights and CRST ...

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  16. Two interesting intricate criminal justice rulings from SCOTUS...Read the original story

    May 19, 2016 | Sentencing Law and Policy

    ... Luna Torres v. Lynch , No. 14-1096. Justice Sonia Sotomayor issued a dissenting opinion, in which Justices Clarence Thomas and Stephen G. Breyer joined. You can access the oral argument via this link . 2. Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg delivered the ...

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  17. Can Any Republican President Be Trusted on the Courts?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | National Review Online

    ... and Lopez was hailed as a great victory by conservatives. (Only the famous concurrence by Justice Clarence Thomas in Lopez reached the correct conclusion, namely that Wickard v. Filburn was wrongly decided and ought to be reversed; the consequence ...

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  18. Krauthammer: Trump Supreme Court List Will Have A a oeDramatic Effecta In Unifying RepublicansRead the original story

    May 19, 2016 | WCBM-AM Pikesville

    Wednesday on Fox News Channel's "Special Report," Washington Post columnist Charles Krauthammer reacted to the list put forth by presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump of who he is considering to fill the vacancy on the Supreme Court should he be elected president. "I think it will have a dramatic effect in doing that," he said.

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  19. Justice Don Willett's Best Trump-Mocking TweetsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | FindLaw

    Donald Trump released a list of 11 potential Supreme Court nominees yesterday . The list included none of the usual suspects like former Solicitor General Paul Clement.

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  20. The Daily 202: 10 takeaways from Trump's Supreme Court shortlistRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... Stras, is on the Minnesota Supreme Court. He has stellar credentials, having clerked for Michael Luttig and Clarence Thomas. Prior to his appointment to the Minnesota court by Tim Pawlenty, he was of counsel to my law firm, but I didn't know him in ...

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