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  1. Accountability across the board -Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Union Daily Times

    Congressional candidate Ralph Norman says he supports President Trump's efforts to change America's foreign and defense policies so that the United States is once again respected by its allies and feared by its enemies. Norman is a Rock Hill businessman who recently resigned his seat to run for the Republican nomination for the SC House of Representatives Fifth District seat.

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  2. Yes, Virginia, Obamacare Is Unconstitution, No Matter What Injustice Roberts Says About ItRead the original story

    Yesterday | Daily Pundit

    Or just CLICK THIS LINK to start shopping for anything. Don't worry - anything you buy through it will pay Daily Pundit a commission! Thanks! The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office, for instance, released a report last month that estimated as many as 18 million would lose their insurance within a year and premiums would spike.

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  3. Supreme Court Rules In Life Technologies Corp. V. Promega Corp.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | jdsupra.com

    On February 22, 2017 in Life Technologies Corp. v. Promega Corp , the Supreme Court in a 7-0 judgment held that for there to be active inducement of infringement by export of components of a patented product from the United States, it was necessary to export more than one component of the patented product and that export of a single component, no matter how important that component was did not suffice to meet the requirements of the statute.

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  4. Way Out? Congress not needed to unplug ObamacareRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 4 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    President Donald Trump could kill Obamacare right now if he wanted to. And he wouldn't need help from Congress to do it.

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  5. If a bullet can cross the border into Mexico, so can the ConstitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Los Angeles Times

    ... in Mexico. If Sergio's family could argue that his killing violated the Constitution, Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. wondered, why couldn't a similar claim be made by the victim of a drone strike guided from Nevada? But Robert Hilliard, the ... 18 comments

  6. SCOTUS: Section 271(f)(1) Does not Embrace the Supply of a Single ComponentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | JD Supra

    In an opinion by Justice Sotomayor, the Supreme Court today reversed the Federal Circuit's decision in Life Tech. Corp. v.

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  7. U.S. Supreme Court Limits Patent Law's Reach over Extraterritorial Infringement LiabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | JD Supra

    Today, in Life Technologies Corp. v. Promega Corp. , 1 the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously held that supply of a single component of a multicomponent invention for manufacture abroad does not give rise to liability under 35 U.S.C. 271 .

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  8. A 'Substantial Portion' Doesn't Mean One, SCOTUS Rules in DNA Testing Patent DisputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | FindLaw

    When does something constitute a 'substantial portion of the components of a patented invention' under the Patent Act? Not when that thing is only one of many components, the Supreme Court ruled yesterday, in a fun little case involving DNA testing, international supply chains, and patent law. The case, Life Technologies v.

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  9. Supreme Court Reverses A 271(f)(1) Ruling in Biotech CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | jdsupra.com

    In Life Technologies Corp. v. Promega , the Supreme Court reversed the Federal Circuit's interpretation of 35 U.S.C. 271 , and held that a single component does not constitute a "substantial portion of the components of a patented invention" under the statute.

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  10. Supreme Court Decides Life Technologies Corp. v. Promega Corp.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | JD Supra

    On February 22, 2017, the Supreme Court of the United States decided Life Technologies Corp. v. Promega Corp. , No.

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  11. Supreme Court Decides Fry v. Napoleon Community SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | JD Supra

    On February 22, 2017, the United States Supreme Court decided Fry v. Napoleon Community Schools , No.

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  12. Rejecting 'noxious' prejudice, U.S. top court backs black death row inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Yahoo!

    The U.S. Supreme Court gave a Texas death row inmate a chance to avoid execution on Wednesday, with Chief Justice John Roberts denouncing the "noxious strain of racial prejudice" that infected the case when a defense witness testified the man was more likely to commit future crimes because he is black. The 6-2 ruling handed a victory to convicted murderer Duane Buck, 53, who had challenged his death sentence in a state that long has led the nation in executions, citing the racially biased testimony by a psychologist called by his own trial lawyer.

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  13. Supreme Court orders new hearing for black Texas inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Yahoo!

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered a new court hearing for a black Texas prison inmate whose death sentence may have been tainted by disturbing references to race. Lawyers for inmate Duane Buck said the result of the court's 6-2 decision is that Buck must either be given a sentence of life in prison or a new sentencing hearing.

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  14. National briefs: Trump may have health care plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... to commit violent crimes. "Our laws punish people for what they do, not for who they are," Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. said in the courtroom. The 6-2 decision faulted Texas authorities and judges for refusing to give a new sentencing hearing ...

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  15. TX: Citing 'racial stereotype,' SCOTUS says inmate can appeal death sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Rational Review

    "During a sentencing hearing in Texas two decades ago, a defense attorney for a man named Duane Buck called on an expert who said his client's race made it more statistically likely that he would commit violent crimes in the future. Because of that statement, the Supreme Court has ruled 6-2 that Buck, who is black, can appeal his death sentence.

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  16. Thomas Arthur Execution Appeal Rejected by Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | News Max

    The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to hear an appeal from Thomas Arthur that would have stayed his execution for the eighth time in 15 years, giving Alabama the green light to set a new date for his execution. The court, led by Chief Justice John Roberts, said Arthur's appeal did not "merit the court's review," according to The Associated Press .

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  17. Supreme Court rejects use of 'racial stereotypes' in death penalty casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Courier-Tribune

    The Supreme Court rejected the use of "racial stereotypes" in death penalty cases Wednesday, reopening the case of a black man in Texas who was sentenced to die after his jury was told African-Americans are more likely than whites to commit crimes. Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. said this testimony had no place in a sentencing hearing and "appealed to the racial stereotype that black men are prone to violence."

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  18. Buck's notable dis of state finality interests in "flawed" capital sentenceRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Sentencing Law and Policy

    Though there are a number of interesting procedural and substantive elements to the Supreme Court's ruling today in Buck v. Davis reversing a Texas death sentence ,I am especially intrigued by the short shrift given by the Chief Justice's majority opinion to the state's claimed interest in finality.

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  19. Supreme Court rejects use of racial stereotypes in deciding...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Los Angeles Times

    Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr., shown earlier this month, said in court on Wednesday: "Our laws punish people for what they do, not for who they are." Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr., shown earlier this month, said in court on Wednesday: "Our laws punish people for what they do, not for who they are."

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  20. Citing 'Racial Stereotype,' Supreme Court Says Texas Inmate Can Appeal Death SentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | WGBH

    Death row inmate Duane Buck, seen here in an undated photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, won his request for an appeal of his death sentence. During a sentencing hearing in Texas two decades ago, a defense attorney for a man named Duane Buck called on an expert who said his client's race made it more statistically likely that he would commit violent crimes in the future.

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