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Neil Gorsuch’s mother once ran the EPA. It didn’t go well.

“She wore fur coats and smoked two packs of Marlboros a day; her government-issued car got about 15 miles per gallon of gasoline,” The Post once wrote...died of cancer in 2004 at age 62.
Washington Post
added Feb 4, 2017 18:29
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ARCHIVE: CONWOOD COMPANY v. UNITED STATES TOBACCO COMPANY UST

Neil M. Gorsuch (briefed)...Conwood presented sufficient evidence that USTC's conduct rose above isolated tortious activity and was exclusionary without a legitimate business justification.   The evidence also sufficiently showed that USTC's actions injur
Findlaw
added Feb 2, 2017 16:33
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Gorsuch Would Lend Antitrust Legal Chops To High Court ($$)

a seasoned antitrust litigator whose record as an attorney and a jurist shows he would not flinch at taking on the most complicated ... secured a $1.05 billion jury verdict for a client from U.S. Tobacco Co., an award that was later upheld by...
Law360
added Feb 2, 2017 16:29
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Trump Names 11 SCOTUS Picks, Bypassing Big Law

Presumptive Republican Party presidential nominee Donald Trump’s list for potential U.S. Supreme Court nominees is heavy on federal appellate judges and former clerks for conservative justices and light on big names in politics and private practice.
National Law Journal
added May 21, 2016 01:06
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Indiana Supreme Court upholds Indy smoking ban

Prohibiting smoking in bars and restaurants while allowing it in satellite gambling facilities does not violate the Indiana Constitution, the state's highest court ruled Monday. The decision comes several months after the Indiana Court of Appeals found t
Indianapolis (IN) Star
added Apr 12, 2016 22:20
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MERRICK B. GARLAND

He then joined the law firm of Arnold & Porter, where he was a partner from 1985 to 1989 and from 1992 to 1993
US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit
added Mar 18, 2016 20:43
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Law360's Weekly Verdict: Legal Lions & Lambs ($$)

Arnold & Porter LLP roared in support as a onetime colleague was chosen to fill a big chair on the U.S. Supreme Court ... died of lung cancer can seek punitive damages against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. on strict liability and...
Law360
added Mar 18, 2016 20:31
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Obama’s Supreme Court nominee has a history of siding with health agencies

Garland, currently chief judge on the US Court of Appeals in Washington, D.C., is known for backing federal agencies like FDA and the Environmental Protection Agency against legal challenges on health-related cases. And although he does not have a long
statnews.com
added Mar 17, 2016 17:44
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Ralph Nader: The Conundrums Of Justice Scalia – OpEd

“We the People,” not “We the People and the Corporations.”...Corporations have seized on this equivalence with being a “person,” to escape...even strong regulation or prohibition of tobacco advertising that pushes a product known to take 400,000 American
Eurasia Review (blog)
added Feb 27, 2016 16:58
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Supreme Court resumes without Scalia

Roberts noted that Scalia argued a case only once. (It was a 1976 dispute involving tobacco company Dunhill and the Cuban government, as well as businesses that took over firms forced out during the Cuban Revolution.) "He prevailed, establishing a perfec
Politico
added Feb 27, 2016 16:29
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