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that two tobacco companies were not responsible for health problems suffered by a longtime smoker. Allan Lykke Jensen, 67, smoked for almost 50 years and had sought damages of 53,000 kroner (8,900 dollars) for health issues that included heart problems.
Nov 20, 2014 Deutsche Presse-Agentur GmbH (dpa) (de)
added Nov 21, 2014 01:07
Sharyl Reisman, the hiring partner at Jones Day, took umbrage at my post about the firm's recent hiring of seven Supreme Court clerks. Here is Reisman's letter (it was also addressed to Aric Press, ALM's editor in chief), followed by my response.
Nov 18, 2014 AmericanLawyer.com
added Nov 21, 2014 17:35
Fix the Court...will campaign...in areas of financial disclosures, recusals, ethics and media access....ad states, “They’ve told us where we can pray, picked our president, allowed billionaires to buy elections, and made choices of life and death. Nine j
Nov 12, 2014 National Law Journal
added Nov 12, 2014 21:08
Jones Day announced Wednesday it has hired seven former U.S. Supreme Court law clerks as associates in recent weeks. And if the news sounds familiar, that’s because Jones Day hired six former clerks last year and six the year before, for a total of 19 Sup
Nov 5, 2014 National Law Journal
added Nov 5, 2014 17:13
a makeover that will launch on Monday, when the justices return to the bench from their summer recess. The site will "have a new look and improved functionality," according to a press release issued Friday. The home page at www.supremecourt.gov will prese
Oct 3, 2014 National Law Journal
added Oct 4, 2014 20:50
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Is an American Hero / She's staying put—and has some choice words for young feminists. An interview.
If there was one decision I would overrule, it would be Citizens United. I think the notion that we have all the democracy that money can buy strays so far from what our democracy is supposed to be.
Sep 28, 2014 The New Republic
added Oct 2, 2014 19:24
Senate Democrats needed 60 votes to end debate on the measure, but fell short in the 54-42 party-line vote. ... Republicans said the Senate vote was a political stunt by Democrats ahead of the midterm elections. Democrats up for reelection are expected t
Sep 11, 2014 The Hill
added Sep 12, 2014 09:12
Senate Democrats started their campaign-season drive Monday for a constitutional amendment aimed at curbing special interests' financial clout in elections, a doomed effort ... would let lawmakers roll back the Supreme Court's 1976 Buckley v. Valeo decisi
Sep 9, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Sep 10, 2014 10:56
On Monday, Daily Kos, alongside dozens of allied organizations representing 3 million petition signers, joined with elected officials to demand a constitutional amendment that would end the notion that corporations are people and money is speech.
Sep 9, 2014 Daily Kos (blog)
added Sep 10, 2014 10:53
Senate voted to move forward with a final vote on a joint resolution to propose an amendment to the U.S. Constitution that would overturn the Supreme Court's infamous Citizens United decision. The 79 to 18 vote to end debate and move on to a final vote o
Sep 9, 2014 The Brad Blog (Brad Friedman blog)
added Sep 9, 2014 11:32