Stephen Breyer Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Pritzker Prize jury honors Spanish trio - and steps into the political frayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 1 | Los Angeles Times

    ... former Pritzker winner Glenn Murcutt , architect Benedetta Tagliabue and the U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer , comes a paragraph that makes that interpretation essentially unavoidable. "In this day and age," it reads, "there is an ...

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  2. Trump's transgender move puts spotlight on Supreme Court caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | The Globe and Mail

    ... the justices to decide the merits of the case. The vote in favor of the school board was 5-3, with Justice Stephen Breyer, a liberal, joining the four conservative justices. Breyer made clear in a statement at the time that his vote would not ...

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  3. Ted Cruz predicts second Supreme Court vacancy this year a " but doesna t explain whyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | The Washington Post

    Sen. Ted Cruz speaks with Mark Levin of the Conservative Review at the Conservative Political Action Conference in National Harbor, Md., on Feb. 23. Sen. Ted Cruz predicted Thursday that there will be another vacancy on the Supreme Court later this year but provided no explanation for why he believes that is likely to happen. Cruz also appeared to suggest that a departure of one of justices from the liberal wing of the court would trigger the opening.

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  4. Ted Cruz Predicts A Supreme Court Vacancy 'This Summer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Switched

    Despite their ages, Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 83; Anthony Kennedy, 80 and Stephen Breyer, 78; have given no indication that they will retire any time soon. Last year, there were rumors that conservative Republicans held open the seat of the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia for more than a year.

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  5. Ted Cruza s very strange prediction of an upcoming Supreme Court vacancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... on its conservative flank - liberal Ruth Bader Ginsburg is 83, swing-vote Anthony Kennedy is 80 and liberal Stephen Breyer is 78 - so if there is another vacancy, it stands to reason it would be one of these justices. But would they really tip off ...

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  6. Why the Supreme Court rejected a death penalty appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Yahoo!

    ... ever since it upheld Oklahoma's lethal injection process in a 5-4 ruling. It was then that Justices Stephen Breyer and Ruth Bader Ginsberg raised concerns about whether all capital punishment violated the Eighth Amendment. While the court's decision ...

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  7. Trump Administration Rescinds Obama Rule On Transgender Students' Bathroom UseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | WNED

    ... that the school board did not have to allow Grimm to use the restroom of his choice in the interim. Justice Stephen Breyer said he voted to stay the lower court order as a "courtesy" to maintain the status quo while the court considered whether to ...

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

    Feb 21, 2017 | News Max

    ... Arthur was on work-release from prison after killing his sister-in-law in 1977. Justices Sonia Sotomayor and Stephen Breyer dissented from the decision. According to the AP, Sotomayor also pointed out the court has never ruled any state's method of ...

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  9. Trump Administration Rescinds Transgender Bathroom RuleRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2017 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    ... that the school board did not have to allow Grimm to use the restroom of his choice in the interim. Justice Stephen Breyer said he voted to stay the lower court order as a "courtesy" to maintain the status quo while the court considered whether to ...

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  10. Justices Pose Tough Questions in Nursing Home Arbitration CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | Law.com

    ... the families of the nursing home residents, also faced tough questioning, but mainly from one justice: Stephen Breyer. Breyer repeatedly asked Salyer to distinguish between an arbitration agreement that keeps a case out of court-thereby ...

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  11. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2017 | Lucianne.com

    ... Jesus Mesa, who was in El Paso when he shot Hernandez in the head, killing him instantly, in 2010. Justices Stephen Breyer and Elena Kagan stressed the unique nature of the incident, which occurred in a The Washington Post has a new motto, displayed ...

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  12. Supreme Court rules in favor of death row inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | WOI

    ... pages it occupies in the record. Some toxins can be deadly in small doses." It also comes as two justices, Stephen Breyer and Ruth Bader Ginsburg, have argued the court should take another look at the constitutionality of the death penalty. They ...

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  13. When do foreigners have rights under America's constitution?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | The Economist

    ... of constitutional protection implied by such a position may seem stark; the parents' challenge, Justice Stephen Breyer said, is "very sympathetic". But Robert Hilliard, the parents' lawyer in his debut appearance before the justices, made the ...

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  14. Supreme Court divided overU.S.-Mexico border shootingRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2017 | Lucianne.com

    ... Jesus Mesa, who was in El Paso when he shot Hernandez in the head, killing him instantly, in 2010. Justices Stephen Breyer and Elena Kagan stressed the unique nature of the incident, which occurred in a Comments: Of course they are! That fact is as ...

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  15. 'Ruff' justice: Supreme Court rules for disabled girl, service dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | USA Today

    ... such tasks as helping Ehlena in the bathroom and through doorways. Chief Justice John Roberts and Justice Stephen Breyer expressed concern that a decision in the Frys' favor could allow families of children with disabilities to gain an advantage ...

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  16. Supreme Court rejects Alabama death row inmate's appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Post-gazette.com

    ... the majority gave no reasons for declining to hear the case. But Justice Sonia Sotomayor, joined by Justice Stephen Breyer, issued an impassioned 18-page dissent. She said the inmate, Thomas D. Arthur, should have been allowed to make the case that ...

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  17. Supreme Court weighs Mexico border killing, 4th AmendmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Washington Times

    The Supreme Court struggled Tuesday to define limits to the Constitution's Fourth Amendment in a tragic case in which a U.S. Border Patrol agent fired his weapon and killed a 15-year-old boy on the Mexican side of the line. Some of the justices feared that if they went too far, they could open the U.S. military to claims from victims of drone attacks in foreign countries.

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  18. Supreme Court denies review in lethal injection caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Jurist

    ... review [docket, PDF] a lethal injection case from Alabama, over the dissent of Justices Sonia Sotomayor and Stephen Breyer. The appeal was filed by inmate Tommy Arthur, who was challenging the method of his execution [AP report], claiming that it ...

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  19. Conservative Justices Skeptical Of Extending Constitution Beyond U.S. BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | WGBH

    ... Hilliard had put forth in his brief, neither military nor intelligence personnel could be sued. Justice Stephen Breyer commented that Hilliard has "a very sympathetic case," but he added that the court has to write an opinion that doesn't cause ...

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  20. Justice Sotomayor: Lethal Injection May Be 'Our Most Cruel Experiment Yet'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | News Max

    Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor wrote Tuesday that lethal injection "may turn out to be our most cruel experiment yet" in the effort to find a humane way to carry out the death penalty, The Washington Post reported. The opinion came in a dissent, along with Justice Stephen Breyer, from the high court's decision not to hear the case of Alabama's oldest inmate, Thomas Arthur, who's on death row for the 1982 murder of his girlfriend's husband.

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