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  1. U.S. Supreme Court Says a Complaint Is a 'Complaint'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | Law.com

    According to the U.S. Supreme Court, a complaint is a "complaint" whether made orally or in writing. An opinion authored by Justice Stephen Breyer, Kasten v.

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  2. VW diesel buyback advice: don't strip parts off your car first, judge warnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | GreenCarReports

    A settlement for Volkswagen 2.0-liter diesel cars with "defeat device" software was approved at the end of October, and the process of offering buybacks to affected owners is now underway. Owners can sell their cars back to VW Group for a predetermined amount, or choose to wait for possible modifications to be approved that would allow the cars to comply with emissions standards.

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  3. Here's The Entire Transcript Of Yesterday's Court Hearing About Stripped VolkswagensRead the original story

    Friday Dec 23 | Jalopnik

    The full transcript of yesterday's status conference on the 2.0-liter diesel settlement just went online. Here's what the judge, and representatives from Volkswagen, the Federal Trade Commission, and the Plaintiffs' Steering Committee had to say about why VW owners shouldn't strip their vehicles.

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  4. Judge warns Volkswagen diesel owners to stop stripping their cars of partsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 23 | Autoblog

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  5. Continue reading After 2016, Supreme Court nominations will never be the sameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 23 | Dallas Morning News

    ... rights litigator before the Supreme Court. The other post-Bork justices are either pragmatists (Justices Stephen Breyer, John Roberts and Elena Kagan) or, if they are more ideological, managed to hide it before confirmation (Justices Clarence ...

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  6. Volkswagen reaches deal with 80,000 U.S. 3.0-liter vehicle ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 23 | Business Insurance

    A federal judge said on Thursday that Volkswagen A.G. has reached an agreement in principle to provide "substantial compensation" to the owners of about 80,000 3.0-liter polluting diesel vehicles, a key hurdle to resolve the German automaker's emissions scandal. U.S. District Judge Charles Breyer did not disclose the amount of owner compensation, which is not included in a $1 billion settlement announced earlier this week between VW and U.S. regulators.

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  7. VW reaches deal with 80,000 US 3-litre car ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 23 | RTE.ie

    Half of the compensation will be paid at the time US judge Charles Breyer gives final approval of the settlement A US federal judge has said Volkswagen has reached an agreement in principle to provide "substantial compensation" to the owners of about 80,000 3-litre polluting diesel vehicles, a key hurdle to resolve the German carmaker's emissions scandal. US District Judge Charles Breyer did not disclose the amount of owner compensation, which is not included in a $1 billion settlement announced earlier this week between VW and US regulators.

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  8. Judge Warns Volkswagen Diesel Owners To Stop Stripping CarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 22 | Jalopnik

    According to USA Today , VW Diesel owners' burning question "Can we strip our VW diesels before we turn them in for the buyback?" has officially been answered straight from the judge's mouth: no. The news site says that today, at a status conference for the Volkswagen 2.0-liter "clean diesel" settlement, Volkswagen attorney Robert Giuffra told the judge "a handful of owners have brought in vehicles that have been regrettably, deliberately stripped of parts."

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  9. Volkswagen agrees to pay 'substantial compensation' to 80,000 US vehicle ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 22 | Christian Science Monitor

    A federal judge said on Thursday that Volkswagen AG has reached an agreement in principle to provide "substantial compensation" to the owners of about 80,000 3.0 liter polluting diesel vehicles, a key hurdle to resolve the German automaker's emissions scandal. US District Judge Charles Breyer did not disclose the amount of owner compensation, which is not included in a $1 billion settlement announced earlier this week between VW and US regulators.

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  10. Stephen Breyer urges a review of the death penaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 22 | The Economist

    ... of certain execution methods that may cause suffering before death. But in recent years Justice Stephen Breyer, the 78-year-old Bill Clinton appointee who is serving his 23rd term on the bench, has waged a one-man battle against the death penalty ...

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  11. Death sentences decline sharply as public attitudes shiftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 22 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    ... can expect long-term numbers to remain low and perhaps continue to drop," Dunham said. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer last week renewed his call for the high court to consider whether the death penalty is unconstitutional. Breyer dissented ...

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  12. 2016 has fewest U.S. death sentences since 1970sRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 21 | The Japan Times

    ... can expect long-term numbers to remain low and perhaps continue to drop," Dunham said. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer last week renewed his call for the high court to consider whether the death penalty is unconstitutional. Breyer dissented ...

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  13. Delaware Supreme Court ruling means no executions for inmates on death rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | Washington Examiner

    ... beyond with curated News Alerts from the Washington Examiner news desk and delivered to your inbox. Justice Stephen Breyer, who would have granted a stay blocking the Alabama man's execution, is pining for the Supreme Court to "reconsider the ...

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  14. Remarks by the President at Evening Hanukkah ReceptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | The White House

    THE PRESIDENT: Hello, hello, hello! HelloGood evening, everybody! Welcome to the White House, and Happy Hanukkah! It so happens we're a little early this year. But Michelle and I are going to be in Hawaii when Hanukkah begins, and we agreed that it's never too soon to enjoy some latkes and jelly donuts.

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  15. It's unanimous: Supreme Court playing small ballRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | USA Today

    It's unanimous: Supreme Court playing small ball The eight justices, shorthanded for nearly a year, are limiting their own power Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2hNPeyn The Supreme Court has opened its 2016 term with a series of unanimous decisions decided on narrow grounds. Chief Justice John Roberts and Justices Anthony Kennedy, Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Stephen Breyer have been among the authors.

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  16. Fraudster Beware: Your Scheme to Defraud Could be a Federal Crime if it Involves a BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | JD Supra

    Normally, a scheme to defraud another individual would be a state crime, prosecuted and sentenced at the state level . To be convicted of the state crime of fraud usually requires proof of some combination of a false statement or representation and an actual intent to defraud.

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  17. Obama May Be Giving Up on Garland for Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | News Max

    According to The Washington Post , Obama singled him out at the White House Hanukkah party on Wednesday, which was also attended by justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Stephen G. Breyer. "We've got one of the country's finest jurists, who I happened to have nominated to the Supreme Court and who's going to continue to serve our country with distinction as the chief judge on the D.C. circuit, Merrick Garland is here," Obama said.

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  18. Is Obama throwing in the towel on Merrick Garland nomination for Supreme Court?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Washington Post

    Did President Obama signal Wednesday night that he is giving up on his nomination of Judge Merrick Garland for the Supreme Court? At a White House Hanakkuh party, Obama noted that Garland was there along with Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Stephen Breyer. "We've got one of the country's finest jurists, who I happened to have nominated to the Supreme Court and who's going to continue to serve our country with distinction as the chief judge on the D.C. circuit, Merrick Garland is here," Obama said.

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  19. Obama gives props to failed Supreme Court nominee at Hanukkah eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Washington Examiner

    "We've got one of the country's finest jurists, who I happened to have nominated to the Supreme Court , and who is going to continue to serve our country with distinction as the chief judge on the D.C. Circuit: Merrick Garland is here," Obama said at the his second Hanukkah event of the day in the East Room. The president, standing beside his wife Michelle, also recognized other special guests, including members of Congress and Supreme Court Justices Stephen Breyer and Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

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  20. For Bank Fraud, Stealing From Another's Account Counts, SCOTUS RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | FindLaw

    Lawrence Shaw was convicted of federal bank fraud after he stole $300,000 from the checking account of Stanley Hsu. Shaw doesn't deny that he took the cash, but he does object to the bank fraud conviction.

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