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[Oregon] EDITORIAL: The Supreme Court and law left hanging

By dismissing an Oregon case involving the death of a cigarette smoker, the justices have left open questions about their instructions to lower courts and the limits of punitive damages.
Los Angeles Times
added Apr 13, 2009 00:00
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[Virginia] Preview: Tawdry Tales

The Supreme Court overturned former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's public corruption conviction involving $177,000 in gifts and loans. But in his opinion, Chief Justice John Roberts called the "tawdry tales" of the case "far from" "normal political interac
CBS
added May 1, 2017 12:08
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[Virginia] Preview: Tawdry Tales S49 (0:53)

CBS
added May 1, 2017 12:04
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[Virginia] U.S. attorney’s office recommends putting Robert McDonnell on trial again

Less than three months after the Supreme Court vacated the convictions of former Virginia governor Robert F. McDonnell, the U.S. attorney’s office that prosecuted the Republican has recommended to Justice Department higher-ups that they endeavor to try h
Washington Post
added Sep 3, 2016 15:01
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[Virginia] Feds Get More Time To Decide Whether To Retry McDonnell ($$)

The Fourth Circuit has granted the federal government’s request for three more weeks to decide whether to pursue charges against former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, following the U.S. Supreme Court’s landmark June decision that vacated and remanded his br
Law360
added Aug 31, 2016 21:16
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[Europe] UPDATE 1-U.S. top court to decide if EU countries can sue R.J. Reynolds over money-laundering (Adds details on case, paragraphs 4-9)

The European countries accused R.J. Reynolds of directing a decade-long scheme from the United States that involved the smuggling of illegal narcotics into Europe by Colombian and Russian crime groups, the laundering of proceeds from the sale of these dr
Reuters
added Oct 2, 2015 13:47
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Hugs and Harangues: Inside the Court for the Health Care Ruling

Jones Day's Michael Carvin was not in the courtroom when he learned that a 6-3 majority rejected his arguments in King v. Burwell, the Affordable Care Act case. "I frankly don't really want to be around a whole lot of other people if we lose," Carvin had
National Law Journal
added Jun 26, 2015 15:04
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VIDEO; Supreme Court Weighs Limits on Individual Campaign Donations

Sen. Bernie Sanders: "The bottom line here is that if we do not want to move this nation to an oligarchic form of society, where a handful of billionaires can determine the outcome of these elections, then it is imperative not only that we overturn Citiz
Democracy Now!
added Oct 9, 2013 22:30
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SIDHU: In the Matter of McCutcheon: The Merits of Campaign-Finance "Aggregation" - PointOfLaw Forum

because Super PACs are largely funded by wealthier donors, the aggregate caps would destroy the influence and impact of smaller donors in a variety of political arenas, while allowing larger donors to increase their influence in the political process; thi
Pointoflaw.com (Walter K. Olson blog)
added Oct 9, 2013 22:19
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Supreme Court mulls axing campaign donation limits in 'McCutcheon' case

"Aggregate limits combat corruption," Verrilli told the nine Supreme Court justices, arguing that should party leaders such as the speaker of the House or Senate majority leader solicit seven-figure checks there is an "inherent risk of corruption" and a
Center for Public Integrity
added Oct 9, 2013 22:17
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