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Supreme Court Accepts Case on Electricity Regulation
www.nytimes.com
The court is to decide if a federal agency can promote "demand response," in which users cut consumption at peak times in return for price breaks. [...]
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What’s at stake in Supreme Court gay marriage arguments
www.usnews.com
Just two years ago, the Supreme Court struck down part of the federal anti-gay marriage law that denied a range of government benefits to legally married same-sex couples. [...]
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John Oliver Exposes The Voting Rights Stolen From Millions Of Americans Living In U.S. Territories
www.bustle.com
According to the U.S. Department of the Interior, an unincorporated U.S. territory is defined as: “A United States insular area in which the United States Congress has determined that only selected parts of the United States Constitution apply.” [...]
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For Obamacare challengers, a Supreme Court case built for speed
www.reuters.com
The U.S. Supreme Court case that could shatter President Barack Obama's healthcare law this year was launched as a backup plan by a libertarian group and a powerful Washington lawyer frustrated by the slow progress of their original lawsuit. [...]
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US Supreme Court to rule on gay marriage
www.bbc.co.uk
The US Supreme Court will rule this year on whether gay couples have a right to marry across all states. The justices said they would hear a combined case about marriage bans in four states. [...]
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Billboards and the Bill of Rights
www.theatlantic.com
The Supreme Court is slowly changing the meaning of words in free-speech law—and not for the better. Law is not magic, though many people confuse the two. It’s easy to see why: Both involve obscure and powerful verbal formulas that can change the world. [...]
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Obama Tugs on Superman’s Cape, Messes Around With Ginsburg
newsblaze.com
To say that Ginsburg was unhappy about the call to resign is putting it mildly according to the Los Angeles Times. It was reported that Ginsburg was under strong pressure to retire and questioning why some liberals want her to leave. [...]
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SCOTUS hears arguments in whistle-blowing TSA air marshal case
www.upi.com
SCOTUS heard testimony Tuesday in the case of a Federal Air Marshal Robert MacLean, who was fired after telling the media about controversial TSA practices. [...]
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US rebuff to gay marriage opponents
www.bbc.co.uk
The US Supreme Court has rejected appeals against gay marriage in five states - Indiana, Utah, Oklahoma, Virginia and Wisconsin. [...]
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The Supreme Court may be about to save—or destroy—gay marriage
www.motherjones.com
If the justices pick any of these seven same-sex marrage cases, the impact could be huge. [...]
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Contraception ruling is a symbolic blow to the health-care law
www.washingtonpost.com
The Supreme Court struck a second blow against the health-care law Monday with its decision to narrow the so-called contraception mandate, an aspect of the federal program that was not central to its existence but was deeply cherished among liberals and many women’s groups. [...]
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No dues is good dues
www.economist.com
WHO counts as a state employee? One of the most important Supreme Court cases this year turned on the answer to this deceptively simple question. [...]
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Hobby Lobby case: Court curbs contraception mandate
www.bbc.co.uk
The US Supreme Court has ruled a Christian-owned company can claim a religious exemption to a law requiring employers to pay for their workers' contraception. [...]
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Read the Supreme Court’s Decision on Obama’s recess appointment power
www.motherjones.com
The Court tosses aside Obama's appointments while upholding the president's ability to appoint other nominees when Congress isn't in session. [...]
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US court backs mobile phone privacy
www.bbc.co.uk
The US Supreme Court has ruled police cannot search the digital contents of mobile phones of those arrested without a warrant. The unanimous decision is a win for privacy advocates that argued searching mobiles was an unreasonable intrusion. [...]
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