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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
added Feb 27, 2016 16:29

[District of Columbia] ARCHIVE: WASHINGTON TALK: BRIEFING Scalia and Pipe Smoke

a ranking Smithsonian official detected a sharp unpleasant aroma...There were 490 guests in the gallery's rotunda, in elegant gowns and tuxedos, and the other 489 were not smoking... The pipe-man, he discovered, was Associate Justice Antonin Scalia, the n
New York Times
added Feb 15, 2016 15:20

U.S. justices extend employee whistleblower protections

The justices voted 6-3 along non-ideological lines in a ruling that extends whistleblower protections to investment advisers, law firms, accounting firms and other such businesses working for public companies. The three dissenting justices said the ruli
added Mar 10, 2014 17:35

Senate Unlikely to End Filibusters For Supreme Court, Professor Says

"If there is something that somebody cares about in terms of politics, and that would have an effect on your senatorial campaign, it would be how you voted on a Supreme Court nomination." Nourse knows about gridlock in the Senate over judicial confirmat
National Law Journal
added Feb 3, 2014 16:54

Deja Vu at Jones Day: Firm Hires Six More Supreme Court Clerks

As with last year, the six hires seems to exceed the number hired by any other firm from a class of 39 clerks--four for each sitting justice and one each for the three retired justices. Heifetz declined to get into financial details, but said the hires
The BLT: The Blog of Legal Times
added Nov 11, 2013 16:47

Health Plan Costs For Obese And Smokers Could Rise After Supreme Court Ruling

The decision upholding the Affordable Care Act has cleared the way for a planned increase in the penalties that employers can impose on workers who don't participate in company wellness programs
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jul 1, 2012 19:14

[Kentucky] McConnell decries efforts to undo 'Citizens United'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said Friday that the U.S. Supreme Court has moved into “a better place” in the last decade when it comes to protecting the First Amendment from legislative efforts to reform campaign financing.
The BLT: The Blog of Legal Times
added Jun 16, 2012 18:25

[Louisiana] Tobacco Cos. Urge Post-Dukes Review Of $270M Deal ($$)

added Jun 25, 2011 00:00

[Connecticut] Blumenthal’s former firm remembers ‘a brilliant lawyer’

before questioning Judge Neil Gorsuch, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal harkened is more than a quarter century since Blumenthal left his own private practice behind for an extended run in public service, first as Connecticut attorney general with a
Stamford (CT) Advocate
added Mar 24, 2017 12:21

LIVE: The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee continues its confirmation hearing for President Donald Trump's U.S. Supreme Court nominee, conservative federal appeals court judge Neil Gorsuch.

added Mar 22, 2017 14:31
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