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  1. Rep. Ken Buck: To get Brett Kavanaugh confirmed, conservatives have to fight the Democrats' playbookRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    ... support. Only 3 Republicans voted against Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, and only nine opposed Justice Stephen Breyer. Republicans pushed back harder against President Barack Obama's nominees, but they avoided the nasty personal attacks often deployed ...

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  2. A New Reason to Worry About Politicized GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bloomberg

    ... candidates. An overriding concern is that the administrative state may be further politicized. As Justice Stephen Breyer wrote in a partial dissent, the court's decision risks "transforming administrative law judges from independent adjudicators ...

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  3. Brett Kavanaugh has record low support among Americans: pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... conservative legal theorist Robert Bork to fill an open SCOTUS seat. Gallup Polls did not measure support for Stephen Breyer , David Souter, Douglas Ginsburg and outgoing Justice Anthony Kennedy , who Kavanaugh could replace after he retires. ...

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  4. GOP has to act fast to confirm Kavanaugh before it's too lateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Washington Examiner

    ... the Senate in 2006. Former President Bill Clinton's two appointments, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Justice Stephen Breyer, were confirmed in the first half of his first term, before the Republicans took control of Congress for the first time in ...

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  5. Supreme Court Opens the Floodgates for Foreign Lost Profits DamagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | JD Supra

    In a 7-2 decision issued late last month, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that patentees can recover damages resulting from the exportation of certain components to foreign jurisdictions, where those components are then incorporated into an infringing system used outside of the United States. The Court's decision reversed a Federal Circuit ruling that the patent holder could not receive lost profits stemming from overseas activity.

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  6. Initial Views on Kavanaugh Confirmation DividedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Gallup.com

    ... Note: Data are based on first Gallup survey conducted after nomination was made. There are no measures for Stephen Breyer, David Souter, Anthony Kennedy and Douglas Ginsburg. The results are based on a July 10-15 Gallup poll, conducted in the days ...

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  7. Supreme Court Narrows Ability to Recover Internal Investigation CostsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | JD Supra

    In January, this blog previewed the Supreme Court's grant of certiorari in Lagos v. United States to resolve a circuit split regarding whether companies could recover costs of internal investigations under the Mandatory Victims Restitution Act .

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  8. Kavanaugh's Collegial Nature Could Change Court's TenorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | Wall Street Journal

    ... clerks worked for Chief Justice John Roberts and Justices Kennedy, Samuel Alito and Elena Kagan. Justices Stephen Breyer and Neil Gorsuch each have hired a Kavanaugh clerk for the new term that begins in October. In several recent years Judge ...

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  9. Trump passes over Amul Thapar for Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 14 | Northwest Asian Weekly

    ... gain - perhaps even by Trump. The court's two oldest justices are Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who is 85, and Stephen Breyer, who is 79.

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  10. Trump picked Kavanaugh. How will he change the Supreme Court?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 11 | Stanford

    ... the days of Lyndon Johnson. The balance of the Court is never set in stone. Over the past two terms, Justices Stephen Breyer and Elena Kagan have more frequently broken from their more leftward colleagues to forge a more moderate path, often in ...

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  11. Kathleen Parker: Catholics rock the courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | Watauga Democrat

    ... an Episcopal Church but was raised Catholic. If confirmed, Kavanaugh would be Catholic Justice No. 6, leaving Stephen Breyer, Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Elena Kagan, all Jewish. Part of the reasoning behind Kavanaugh's selection about reported finalist ...

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  12. EducationSyrian Student Worries About Her Future At NortheasternRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 15 | WGBH

    ... upheld the travel ban, citing national security. The court's four liberal justices disagreed. One, Justice Stephen Breyer, noted the small number of student visas granted to people from the affected countries so far this year. Breyer suggested the ...

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  13. Judicial appointments in Europe rarely provoke the kind of battle...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 15 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... Front row from left: Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Anthony Kennedy, Chief Justice John Roberts, Clarence Thomas, and Stephen Breyer. Back row from left: Elena Kagan, Samuel Alito, Sonia Sotomayor, and Neil Gorsuch steadily declining for years . A majority of ...

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  14. S.C. colleges won't stop diversity plans under new Trump directiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 15 | Post and Courier

    Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer delivers the commencement address at the University of South Carolina's December graduation ceremony on Dec. 18, 2017. Breyer joined the majority in the 4-3 decision in the 2016 case Fisher v.

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  15. Your Turn: July 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 14 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... from one senator does not constitute a "precedent." Thiessen also mentions Elena Kagan, Antonin Scalia and Stephen Breyer as examples of justices confirmed in election years, conveniently forgetting that Justice Anthony Kennedy himself was confirmed ...

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  16. Catholics on the court: The historical struggle between canon and constitutional lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | The Gazette

    Seated from left, front row, Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Associate Justice Anthony M. Kennedy, Chief Justice of the United States John G. Roberts, Associate Justice Clarence Thomas and Associate Justice Stephen Breyer and, standing behind from left, Associate Justice Elena Kagan, Associate Justice Samuel Alito Jr., Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor and Associate Justice Neil Gorsuch pose for a portrait in the east conference room of the building of the Supreme Court.

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  17. Catholics rock courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 14 | Lowell Sun

    ... an Episcopal Church but was raised Catholic. If confirmed, Kavanaugh would be Catholic Justice No. 6, leaving Stephen Breyer, Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Elena Kagan, all Jewish. Part of the reasoning behind Kavanaugh's selection over reported finalist ...

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  18. Trump Supreme Court pick Kavanaugh piled up credit card debt by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 12 | Yahoo!

    ... $3.6 million to $10.5 million in his most recent filings. The justice with the highest reported assets was Stephen Breyer, who listed between $6.4 million and $16.6 million. Federal circuit judges draw annual salaries of about $220,000 a year, and ...

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  19. This Week In Securities LitigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 13 | JD Supra

    The President issued an Executive Order this week, exempting SEC ALJs from the competitive civil service. The order, based in part on the ruling in Lucia which held that SEC ALJs must be appointed in accord with the Constitution's Appointments Clause, appears to be a response to the opinion of Justice Breyer in that case which was joined by two other justices.

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  20. Are There Too Many Jews on the Supreme Court?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 13 | Christian Newswire

    ... one. Conveniently, Lupfer never mentions that three of the Supreme Court Justices - Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer, and Elena Kagan - are Jewish. Do we have too many Jews on the Supreme Court? Jews are approximately 2 percent of the population, ...

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