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  1. Alito Critiques Gay-Marriage Ruling, Defends Citizens UnitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Law.com

    U.S. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito Jr., in an interview with Bill Kristol posted Sunday night, criticized the high court's June 26 ruling declaring a right to same-sex marriage. The justice warned "we are at sea" in defining the limits of constitutional protections of liberty.

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  2. Alito Critiques Gay-Marriage Ruling, Defends Citizens UnitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Law.com

    U.S. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito Jr., in an interview with Bill Kristol posted Sunday night, criticized the high court's June 26 ruling declaring a right to same-sex marriage. The justice warned "we are at sea" in defining the limits of constitutional protections of liberty.

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  3. Senate holds hearings into how to change the Constitution to circumvent Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Daily Kos

    ... of efforts to attack the Supreme Court for straying from the high hopes conservatives had after Bush nominated Samuel Alito to the seat vacated by the more moderate Sandra Day O'Connor. "When I see what's happened at the Supreme Court level, it ...

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  4. Appeals court rules Washington may require pharmacies to provide contraceptivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Jurist

    ... the time being, be exempted from the federal government's birth control mandate. In April Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito issued a temporary stay [JURIST report] preventing the federal government from requiring the Roman Catholic dioceses and its ...

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  5. Alito UnboundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Weekly Standard

    ... latest production is one you truly won't want to miss. The boss sat down a couple of weeks ago with Justice Samuel Alito for an hour-plus conversation-talking about how the justices arrive at decisions, Alito's dissent in the same-sex marriage ...

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  6. Heavy Handed HUD Illustration by Greg Groesch/The Washington TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Washington Times

    ... a victory, but as with other mandated social-engineering schemes, the sort of unintended consequences Justice Samuel Alito alluded to in his dissent lurk in the shadows. New York Mayor Bill DeBlasio recently announced a plan to build almost 80,000 ...

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  7. How a Victory for the Death Penalty May Hasten Its EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Atlantic

    ... capital punishment is constitutional, there must be a constitutional means of carrying it out," Justice Samuel Alito wrote for a 5-4 majority, ruling that the condemned inmates failed to prove that the drug carried a "substantial risk of harm." In ...

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  8. What to Look for in the Alito HearingsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Cato Institute

    Congress should be starting the new year with a bang when it begins confirmation hearings for Judge Samuel Alito. With opposition groups unveiling their game plans and promising to do "whatever it takes" to block confirmation, the Senate Judiciary Committee will be hard-pressed to stay focused on the important issues before it and the nation.

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  9. Is the Supreme Court headed for 'Bush v. Gore' II?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | The Washington Post

    ... adequately, if, indeed, at all. Last year, however, in an opinion breathtaking for its chutzpah, Justice Samuel Alito invited union opponents to bring a challenge to Abood before the court. The case in which he ruled - Harris v. Quinn - concerned ...

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  10. Do corporate amicus briefs pose a conflict for stock-holding SCOTUS justices?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | ABA Journal

    When amicus briefs are submitted on behalf of companies, federal judges who own stock in those companies don't have to recuse themselves. Supreme Court justices have also declined to step aside in those situations.

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  11. Samuel Alito and the Slippery Slope of LibertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | The Atlantic

    The most common - and often ridiculed - hypothetical that critics of the ruling cite is polygamy. If a marriage between two men or two women is suddenly a constitutional right, why can't a group of people decide to wed? Yet to Justice Samuel Alito, the consequences of the high court decision go far beyond marriage.

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  12. Alito: Gay-marriage ruling pushes limits on constitutional protection of libertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | ABA Journal

    The U.S. Supreme Court had adopted a "postmodern" idea of liberty under the 14th Amendment's due process clause, Justice Samuel Alito recently said, and there could be no limit to how courts define it. His remarks were made in an interview with Weekly Standard editor Bill Kristol while addressing the same-sex marriage opinion Obergefell v.

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  13. Supreme Court justice reveals how they make decisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Silicon Alley Insider

    In a candid new interview , Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito has shed light on how America's highest court actually makes the decisions that often affect so many people. Though it typically takes months for big decisions on cases like gay marriage and healthcare to come out, the Supreme Court's justices actually vote on cases the very week they're argued.

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  14. Conservatives warn IRS could target gay marriage opponentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | Grand Haven Tribune

    ... exchange back in April, when the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the same-sex marriage case. Justice Samuel Alito asked the government's lawyer about a 1983 court case that allowed the IRS to revoke the tax-exempt status of Bob Jones ...

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  15. Poll: Support for Gay Marriage Has Fallen After SCOTUS RulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | Breitbart.com

    ... making same-sex marriage the law of the land. In his strongly worded dissent from the majority opinion, Justice Samuel Alito warned that the ruling would have iniquitous effects on religious Americans and all those who believe in marriage as it has ...

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  16. 4. Conservatives: IRS could target gay marriage opponentsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 17 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... exchange back in April, when the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the same-sex marriage case. Justice Samuel Alito asked the government's lawyer about a 1983 court case that allowed the IRS to revoke the tax-exempt status of Bob Jones ...

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  17. Clement Talks Same-Sex Marriage, Affordable Care ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Law.com

    ... care exchange separate from the federal government, Clement said. Three dissenting justices-Antonin Scalia, Samuel Alito Jr. and Clarence Thomas-said the plain language of the statute was clear. What was remarkable, Clement said, was that Chief ...

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  18. Conservatives warn IRS could target gay marriage opponentsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 17 | West Hawaii Today

    ... exchange back in April, when the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the same-sex marriage case. Justice Samuel Alito asked the government's lawyer about a 1983 court case that allowed the IRS to revoke the tax-exempt status of Bob Jones ...

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  19. Conservatives Prepare to Defend Same-Sex Marriage Opponents from IRSRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Breitbart.com

    ... exchange back in April, when the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the same-sex marriage case. Justice Samuel Alito asked the government's lawyer about a 1983 court case that allowed the IRS to revoke the tax-exempt status of Bob Jones ...

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  20. Litchfield shooting: One year later, suit moves through federal courtRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | Coastal Observer

    ... She charged at one officer and was shot. The woman survived. In writing about the issue of immunity, Justice Samuel Alito wrote, "This exacting standard 'gives government officials breathing room to make reasonable but mistaken judgments' by ...

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