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McConnell: Don't replace Scalia until after election

Since McConnell sets the Senate's schedule, his remarks signal the GOP's intent to not confirm any nominee offered by President Obama. “The American people‎ should have a voice in the selection of their next Supreme Court Justice," he said in a stateme
The Hill
added Feb 13, 2016 23:50
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[North Carolina] Pension suit could be nearing end

Supreme Court declined Tuesday to hear a petition filed by a unit of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., meaning there could be a resolution this year to a 13-year-old lawsuit led by Richard Tatum of Winston-Salem against the RJR Pension Investment committee. Tatu
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 2, 2015 08:19
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Seeking Facts, Justices Settle for What Briefs Tell Them

Some “studies” presented in amicus briefs were paid for or conducted by the group that submitted the brief and published only on the Internet. ..“... same problem that the rest of us do: figuring out how to distinguish between real facts and Internet fact
New York Times
added Sep 2, 2014 09:36
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LAWSON ET AL. v. FMR LLC ET AL. (PDF)

we have already canvassed the many reasons why §1514A is most sensibly read to protect employees of contractors. For the reasons stated, we hold that 18 U. S. C. §1514A whistleblower protection extends to employees of contractors and subcontractors
Supreme Court of the United States
added Mar 10, 2014 17:45
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[Florida] Supreme Court Won't Hear Tobacco Case

MedPage Today
added Mar 26, 2012 00:00
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[Louisiana] PHILIP MORRIS USA INC., ET AL., Petitioners, v. DEANIA M. JACKSON: SUPPLEMENTAL BRIEF FOR PETITIONERS (PDF)

On Petition For A Writ Of Certiorari To The Louisiana Fourth Circuit Court Of Appeal
The BLT: The Blog of Legal Times
added Jul 2, 2011 00:00
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[Louisiana] Another major class action dispute

SCOTUSBlog
added Dec 6, 2010 00:00
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[Minnesota] Local smokers’ lawyers fired up for 'light' cigarette fraud claims

Minnesota Lawyer
added Jan 16, 2009 00:00
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Francisco confirmed as solicitor general

By a vote of 50-47 that broke down almost completely on party lines, the Senate today confirmed Noel Francisco to serve as the solicitor general, the government’s top lawyer in the Supreme Court. ...
SCOTUSBlog
added Sep 27, 2017 22:11
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[Kentucky] MILBANK: Mitch McConnell, the man who broke America

McConnell was correct in 2013, and what he just did this week was even more ruinous than what he accused the Democrats of doing then. By rights, McConnell’s tombstone should say that he presided over the end of the Senate. And I’d add a second line: “He
Washington Post
added Apr 8, 2017 17:46
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