Stephen Breyer Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. The Supreme Court dodges big decisions on partisan redistrictingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2018 | The Economist

    ... demonstrate a burden on their individual votes". And in a concurrence joined by her fellow liberal justices Stephen Breyer, Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor, Justice Elena Kagan picked up where Justice Kennedy left off in 2004. "More ...

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  2. Orexo AB v. Actavis Elizabeth LLCRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2018 | JD Supra

    The varying appellate fortunes of patentees regarding the question of obviousness is illustrated nicely in the Federal Circuit decision in Orexo AB v. Actavis Elizabeth LLC handed down earlier this month.

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  3. Memories Light the Corners of My MindRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2018 | The Other McCain

    ... who did bad things as drunk teenagers, but there was no #MeToo movement in 1994, so senators did not grill Stephen Breyer about his adolescent behavior which, for all we know, was much more shocking and sordid than groping a girl at a party. This ...

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  4. Lilian Faulhaber, Kwaku AkowuahRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2018 | The New York Times

    Lilian Vaughan Faulhaber and Kwaku Affawua Akowuah were married Sept. 15 at King's Chapel in Boston.

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  5. Justice Kagan's Advice for Harvard 1LsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | FindLaw

    For law students at Harvard, and across the country thanks to YouTube, Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan recently gave some open advice. However, the discussion is just informative for lawyers as it is for law students, as Justice Kagan also shares quite a bit about herself, her fellow justices, and how she views the legal profession .

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  6. Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg rips Kavanaugh hearings as 'highly partisan show'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | Daily Mail

    The GOP eliminated the filibuster for Supreme Court nominations, creating a disincentive for the president to make a consensus choice Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has blasted the charged Senate confirmation process for Supreme Court pick Brett Kavanaugh as a 'highly partisan show.' The liberal Ginsburg denounced the process, which many court observers have blasted as broken, during an event at George Washington Wednesday - on a day when Democrats who were virtually shut out of the confirmation process bombarded the nominee with 1,200 questions on issues ranging from gambling to his days as a clerk in a fruitless effort to slow down Kavanaugh's nomination.

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  7. Ginsburg Recalls What the Clinton White House Was Concerned About During Her Confirmation ProcessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | Townhall

    ... anyway. There was "not a single question from any senator about it," she said. It was the same for Justices Stephen Breyer and Antonin Scalia. Scalia had been on D.C. circuit and the Senate had plenty of material to work with in terms of their ...

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  8. Elena Kagan Says She Had 'A Very Strange Jewish Upbringing'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | Forward

    ... noted that she is one of three Jewish justices now sitting on the Supreme Court (Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Stephen Breyer are the others). Some thought that President Barack Obama would not nominate Kagan in 2010 because she would be the third Jewish ...

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  9. Justice Ginsburg Criticizes 'Highly Partisan' Confirmation Process; 'Wish I Could Wave a Magic Wand'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | Cybercast News Service

    President Bill Clinton nominated Ruth Bader Ginsburg to the Supreme Court in June 1993. She was confirmed two months later by a vote of 96 to 3, and not a single senator asked her about her ten years litigating cases for the ACLU, she said in an appearance on Thursday.

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  10. Kavanaugh's answers leave LGBT legal experts unsatisfiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2018 | Washington Blade

    Brett Kavanaugh invoked during his confirmation hearings language against anti-gay discrimination, but he refusal to say whether he supports landmark Supreme Court rulings in favor of gay rights leaves LGBT legal experts unsatisfied. Brett Kavanaugh invoked during his confirmation hearings language against anti-gay discrimination, but his refusal to say whether he supports landmark Supreme Court rulings in favor of gay rights leaves LGBT legal experts unsatisfied.

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  11. America's Courts Can't Ignore the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2018 | Real Clear Politics

    The laws of other countries have a bearing on America's own, writes Stephen Breyer - and the highest court in the land needs to take heed.

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  12. An appeals court says Missouri can enforce tough abortion lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2018 | The Economist

    ... right to abortion choice. Writing for the majority in Whole Woman's Health v Hellerstedt, Justice Stephen Breyer noted that "neither of these provisions offers medical benefits sufficient to justify the burdens upon access that each imposes". ...

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  13. The American CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2018 | The Atlantic

    ... The writers in this issue are unified in their understanding that democracy faces acute challenges today. Stephen Breyer, the Supreme Court justice, writes in his essay, " America's Courts Can't Ignore the World ": We must convince ordinary citizens ...

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  14. House Republican pushes medical examinations for Supreme Court justicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2018 | The Hill

    ... three of the eight sitting justices are 70 years of age or older. Justice Clarence Thomas is 70, Justice Stephen Breyer is 80 and Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is 85. The legislation also takes steps toward increasing access to court proceedings. It ...

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  15. The 'forgotten' Supreme Court decision and its impact on our politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2018 | Fox News

    ... was made in its initial aftermath, a sentiment echoed today. "What happened in 1954?" asked current Justice Stephen Breyer in a speech this past January. "Nothing happened. What happened in 1955? Nothing. What happened in 1956? Double nothing." The ...

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  16. The 50 most influential Jews of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2018 | Jerusalem Post

    ... Bennett and Avigdor Liberman 12. Yossi Cohen and Gadi Eisenkot 13. Ruth Bader-Ginsberg, Elana Kagan, and Stephen Breyer 14. Michael Cohen 15. Isaac Herzog 16. Sheldon Adelson 17. Claudia Sheinbaum 18. Miri Regev 19. Esther Hayut 20. Reuven Rivlin ...

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  17. Brett Kavanaugh Is Cherry-Picking the Cases He Says Count as PrecedentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2018 | Common Dreams

    Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on the third day of his Supreme Court confirmation hearings on Capitol Hill, Thursday in Washington. There can be no dispute that Brett Kavanaugh's answers to Senate Judiciary Committee questions have been well rehearsed.

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  18. Cherry-picking precedent by @BloggersRUsRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2018 | Wilson's Almanac

    For days this week in the Senate Judiciary Committee hearings, Judge Brett Kavanaugh has cited his regard for precedent in defending his judicial opinions. Yet, confirming a new Supreme Court justice to a lifetime appointment under the precedential circumstances of the Trump administration seems to be a concern neither to Kavanaugh nor to Republicans on the committee.

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  19. When Kavanaugh showed judicial restraintRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2018 | The Post-Standard

    ... only because conservative Chief Justice John Roberts issued a compromise ruling in tandem with liberals Stephen Breyer and Elena Kagan, avoiding the upheaval that might have followed a 5-to-4 election-year ruling on the sitting president's signature ...

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  20. Who are the Supreme Court justices?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2018 | Fox News

    U.S. Chief Justice John Roberts leads Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg , Justice Anthony Kennedy, Justice Clarence Thomas, Justice Stephen Breyer, Justice Elena Kagan , Justice Samuel Alito, Justice Sonia Sotomayor, and Justice Neil Gorsuch. The U.S. Supreme Court - the highest ranking judicial body - might soon get a new member as Brett Kavanaugh goes through the confirmation process.

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