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The New Yorker
The Supreme Court After Scaliaare matched by four Democratic appointees: Ginsburg (Bill Clinton), Breyer (Cli
The Supreme Court After Scalia
The New Yorker / Posted yesterday
are matched by four Democratic appointees: Ginsburg (Bill Clinton), Breyer (Clinton), Sonia Sotomayor (Barack Obama), and Elena Kagan (Obama). “There has not been a definitively liberal majority on the Supreme Court since Nixon was President,”... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Not happy with Scott Burnsforever, as the winner will appoint Justice Antonin Scalia's replacement. The
Not happy with Scott Burns
Dallas Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
forever, as the winner will appoint Justice Antonin Scalia's replacement. The addition of another liberal justice like Elena Kagan and Sonia Sotomayor would give the president, and future presidents, carte blanche to substitute executive orders... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
SCOTUS Map: Summer 2016 reviewa report of her visit, and video of the reading is available online via the San
SCOTUS Map: Summer 2016 review
SCOTUSblog / Posted 4 days ago
a report of her visit, and video of the reading is available online via the Santa Fe New Mexican. On August 10, Justice Elena Kagan participated in a dinner conversation at the Harvard Club of Washington, D.C. In mid-August, Justice Sotomayor... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
Double Jeopardy opens the Termfor Stevens. — Meanwhile, Elizabeth Prelogar, who will argue for the United St
Double Jeopardy opens the Term
SCOTUSblog / Posted 5 days ago
for Stevens. — Meanwhile, Elizabeth Prelogar, who will argue for the United States here, clerked for Stevens’s replacement Elena Kagan – and prior to that, for Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Lisa Blatt, a former Assistant to the Solicitor General who... Read more
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Roll Call
In Statuary Hall, Snapchats and Notorious RBGCourt entered Statuary Hall — a silence that lasted as Chief Justice John G. Ro
In Statuary Hall, Snapchats and Notorious RBG
Roll Call / Posted 6 days ago
Court entered Statuary Hall — a silence that lasted as Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. and Justices Anthony M. Kennedy, Elena Kagan and Stephen G. Breyer passed but broke when the court's premier cult figure appeared. "There she is!" someone... Read more
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The Daily Record
At UB Law, Lyle Denniston holds courtmixing recollections of the late Justice William O. Douglas, who retired from t
At UB Law, Lyle Denniston holds court
The Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
mixing recollections of the late Justice William O. Douglas, who retired from the bench in 1975, and the newest justice, Elena Kagan, who was born two years after Lyle began his coverage. Lyle now holds a professorship at the law school, and it... Read more
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ABC Montana
Standingrock awaits court appearance on WednesdayHunter Smith. Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over timeKagan: 8-member
Standingrock awaits court appearance on Wednesday
ABC Montana / Posted 7 days ago
Hunter Smith. Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over timeKagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over time Justice Elena Kagan says the longer the Supreme Court is stuck with only eight members, the more it has to deal with the prospect of... Read more
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ABC Montana
Cats Captain Newell Excited To ReturnHunter Smith. Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over timeKagan: 8-member
Cats Captain Newell Excited To Return
ABC Montana / Posted 7 days ago
Hunter Smith. Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over timeKagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over time Justice Elena Kagan says the longer the Supreme Court is stuck with only eight members, the more it has to deal with the prospect of... Read more
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ABC Montana
Meth-related crimes in MontanaHunter Smith. Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over timeKagan: 8-member
Meth-related crimes in Montana
ABC Montana / Posted 7 days ago
Hunter Smith. Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over timeKagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over time Justice Elena Kagan says the longer the Supreme Court is stuck with only eight members, the more it has to deal with the prospect of... Read more
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ABC Montana
Man arrested for allegedly raping sleeping victimHunter Smith. Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over timeKagan: 8-member
Man arrested for allegedly raping sleeping victim
ABC Montana / Posted 7 days ago
Hunter Smith. Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over timeKagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over time Justice Elena Kagan says the longer the Supreme Court is stuck with only eight members, the more it has to deal with the prospect of... Read more
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ABC Montana
Man arrested for raping sleeping victimHunter Smith. Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over timeKagan: 8-member
Man arrested for raping sleeping victim
ABC Montana / Posted 7 days ago
Hunter Smith. Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over timeKagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over time Justice Elena Kagan says the longer the Supreme Court is stuck with only eight members, the more it has to deal with the prospect of... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Libertarian candidate for congress dies in highway crashHunter Smith. Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over timeKagan: 8-member
Libertarian candidate for congress dies in highway crash
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 7 days ago
Hunter Smith. Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over timeKagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over time Justice Elena Kagan says the longer the Supreme Court is stuck with only eight members, the more it has to deal with the prospect of... Read more
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ABC Montana
Biker remains in medically-induced comaHunter Smith. Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over timeKagan: 8-member
Biker remains in medically-induced coma
ABC Montana / Posted 7 days ago
Hunter Smith. Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over timeKagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over time Justice Elena Kagan says the longer the Supreme Court is stuck with only eight members, the more it has to deal with the prospect of... Read more
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ABC Montana
Missoula man charged with deliberate homicide after Monday shootingHunter Smith. Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over timeKagan: 8-member
Missoula man charged with deliberate homicide after Monday shooting
ABC Montana / Posted 7 days ago
Hunter Smith. Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over timeKagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over time Justice Elena Kagan says the longer the Supreme Court is stuck with only eight members, the more it has to deal with the prospect of... Read more
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ABC Montana
Libertarian candidate for congress dies in highway crashHunter Smith. Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over timeKagan: 8-member
Libertarian candidate for congress dies in highway crash
ABC Montana / Posted 7 days ago
Hunter Smith. Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over timeKagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over time Justice Elena Kagan says the longer the Supreme Court is stuck with only eight members, the more it has to deal with the prospect of... Read more
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ABC Montana
New and expanded Bozeman Health Belgrade Clinic opens todayin Montana. Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over timeKagan: 8-member S
New and expanded Bozeman Health Belgrade Clinic opens today
ABC Montana / Posted 8 days ago
in Montana. Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over timeKagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over time Justice Elena Kagan says the longer the Supreme Court is stuck with only eight members, the more it has to deal with the prospect of... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Kacich: Kirk lagging behind in fundraising locallysaid Sam Cahnman, one of Gill's attorneys. "But if we don't hear something soon
Kacich: Kirk lagging behind in fundraising locally
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
said Sam Cahnman, one of Gill's attorneys. "But if we don't hear something soon we may turn to (U.S. Supreme Court Justice) Elena Kagan." Gill, a former Democratic candidate for Congress in the 13th District, spent much of his spring collecting... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Kirk lagging behind in fundraising locallysaid Sam Cahnman, one of Gill's attorneys. "But if we don't hear something soon
Kirk lagging behind in fundraising locally
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
said Sam Cahnman, one of Gill's attorneys. "But if we don't hear something soon we may turn to (U.S. Supreme Court Justice) Elena Kagan." Gill, a former Democratic candidate for Congress in the 13th District, spent much of his spring collecting... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over timeFILE - In this Dec. 15, 2014, file photo, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Elena Kaga
Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over time
Stamford Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
FILE - In this Dec. 15, 2014, file photo, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan at the University of Mississippi in Oxford, Miss. Kagan says the longer the Supreme Court is stuck with only eight members, the more it has to deal with the prospect of... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over timeFILE - In this Dec. 15, 2014, file photo, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Elena Kaga
Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over time
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
FILE - In this Dec. 15, 2014, file photo, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan at the University of Mississippi in Oxford, Miss. Kagan says the longer the Supreme Court is stuck with only eight members, the more it has to deal with the prospect of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over timeFILE - In this Dec. 15, 2014, file photo, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Elena Kaga
Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over time
Connecticut Post / Posted 11 days ago
FILE - In this Dec. 15, 2014, file photo, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan at the University of Mississippi in Oxford, Miss. Kagan says the longer the Supreme Court is stuck with only eight members, the more it has to deal with the prospect of... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over timeJustice Elena Kagan says the longer the Supreme Court is stuck with only eight
Kagan: 8-member Supreme Court a problem over time
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 11 days ago
Justice Elena Kagan says the longer the Supreme Court is stuck with only eight members, the more it has to deal with the prospect of not being able to decide cases. Kagan said in an appearance at Harvard Law School that the court has decided some... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
Neither left nor right – The enduring principle of Free Exerciseforms that can potentially cause abortions. Ultimately, the Court ruled five to
Neither left nor right – The enduring principle of Free Exercise
SCOTUSblog / Posted 13 days ago
forms that can potentially cause abortions. Ultimately, the Court ruled five to two (with Justices Stephen Breyer and Elena Kagan declining to decide the issue) that people organized in the corporate form can exercise religion and five to four... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
The complex future of free exerciseby employees alleging breach of contract or tortious conduct by their religious
The complex future of free exercise
SCOTUSblog / Posted 14 days ago
by employees alleging breach of contract or tortious conduct by their religious employers.” Only Justices Samuel Alito and Elena Kagan embraced the language of “autonomy” for religious organizations, which had never before been invoked by a sitting... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
The 2016 election and the fate of the wall separating church and stateforcing a person to participate in religious practices or face legal penalties
The 2016 election and the fate of the wall separating church and state
SCOTUSblog / Posted 15 days ago
forcing a person to participate in religious practices or face legal penalties – violates the Establishment Clause. Justice Elena Kagan wrote the dissent, joined by Justices Ginsburg, Breyer, and Sonia Sotomayor. What then would it mean for the... Read more
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OregonLive.com
One university has a fix for culture warsare bruised. There aren't a lot of compliments. But both faculty and students g
One university has a fix for culture wars
OregonLive.com / Posted 17 days ago
are bruised. There aren't a lot of compliments. But both faculty and students get much smarter. Justices Antonin Scalia and Elena Kagan greatly benefited from their years on the faculty -- and the same is true for the current president of the United... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
Ohio responds on early voting plealaw’s implementation “on the day before—indeed, on the afternoon before—a court
Ohio responds on early voting plea
SCOTUSblog / Posted 19 days ago
law’s implementation “on the day before—indeed, on the afternoon before—a court-imposed schedule was to begin.” Justice Elena Kagan is responsible for emergency appeals from the geographic region that includes Ohio. Although she could act on the... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
A new liberal Justice means a new campaign finance jurisprudenceprovisions). Strong dissents were written in the latter three cases by Justice
A new liberal Justice means a new campaign finance jurisprudence
SCOTUSblog / Posted 19 days ago
provisions). Strong dissents were written in the latter three cases by Justices John Paul Stevens, Stephen Breyer, and Elena Kagan, respectively. Each dissent was joined by three other Justices, resulting in a string of five-to-four decisions... Read more
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The News & Observer
3 NC Senate candidates, 3 different views on judicial vacanciesher retirement. Alito replaced O’Connor in January 2006. Burr opposed Obama’s
3 NC Senate candidates, 3 different views on judicial vacancies
The News & Observer / Posted 19 days ago
her retirement. Alito replaced O’Connor in January 2006. Burr opposed Obama’s nominations of Supreme Court Justices Elena Kagan and Sonia Sotomayor. Sen. Burr will reject any candidate whose record indicates that they use the court to put... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Supreme Court blocks a last-ditch attempt to suppress votes in Novemberto voting laws in other states and predicts that the Supreme Court will permit
Supreme Court blocks a last-ditch attempt to suppress votes in November
Namibia Economist / Posted 22 days ago
to voting laws in other states and predicts that the Supreme Court will permit Ohio’s fall election to remain ungilt. Elena Kagan, the justice assigned to the Sixth Circuit, ordered the state to respond to the challengers’ case by 3pm on... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Presidential winner could reshape U.S. Supreme Court with appointmentsGeorge W. Bush Liberal:Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 83, nominated by Bill Clinton Son
Presidential winner could reshape U.S. Supreme Court with appointments
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 23 days ago
George W. Bush Liberal:Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 83, nominated by Bill Clinton Sonia Sotomayor, 62, nominated by Barack Obama Elena Kagan, 56, nominated by Obama Stephen Breyer, 78, nominated by Clinton Moderate:Anthony Kennedy, 80, nominated by... Read more
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The Atlantic
Can Melania Trump Win Her Libel Lawsuit?which the heroes are heroes, the villains are villains, and everyone can be cha
Can Melania Trump Win Her Libel Lawsuit?
The Atlantic / Posted 24 days ago
which the heroes are heroes, the villains are villains, and everyone can be characterized as one or the other,” Justice Elena Kagan, then a University of Chicago law professor, wrote in 1993. In the four decades since it was handed down,... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
Another day, another election law battle at the Courtof time (the rest of the early voting period) to verify a voter’s eligibility.
Another day, another election law battle at the Court
SCOTUSblog / Posted 25 days ago
of time (the rest of the early voting period) to verify a voter’s eligibility. The Democrats’ request will go to Justice Elena Kagan, who is responsible for emergency appeals from the geographic region that includes Ohio. She can act on the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Justice Kagan says court doesn't feel political pressureCollege of Law Dean Emerita Toni Massaro, left, laughs as Supreme Court Justice
Justice Kagan says court doesn't feel political pressure
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 26 days ago
College of Law Dean Emerita Toni Massaro, left, laughs as Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan talks about going hunting out west with late Justice Anton Scalia during the J. Byron McCormick Society for Law and Public Affairs lecture at the University... Read more
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Salon.com
Justice Kagan says court doesn’t feel political pressureTUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — U.S. Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan says the political
Justice Kagan says court doesn’t feel political pressure
Salon.com / Posted 26 days ago
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — U.S. Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan says the political pressure surrounding President Obama’s stalled high-court nominee doesn’t affect her fellow justices when it comes to handing down rulings. During a talk at the... Read more
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ABC News
Justice Kagan Says Court Doesn't Feel Political PressureCourt Doesn't Feel Political Pressure TUCSON, Ariz. — Sep 1, 2016, 2:10 AM ET
Justice Kagan Says Court Doesn't Feel Political Pressure
ABC News / Posted 26 days ago
Court Doesn't Feel Political Pressure TUCSON, Ariz. — Sep 1, 2016, 2:10 AM ET The Associated PressSupreme Court Justice Elena Kagan at the J. Byron McCormick Society for Law and Public Affairs lecture at the University of Arizona, Wednesday,... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Justice Kagan says court doesn't feel political pressureCollege of Law Dean Emerita Toni Massaro, left, laughs as Supreme Court Justice
Justice Kagan says court doesn't feel political pressure
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 26 days ago
College of Law Dean Emerita Toni Massaro, left, laughs as Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan talks about going hunting out west with late Justice Anton Scalia during the J. Byron McCormick Society for Law and Public Affairs lecture at the University... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Justice Kagan says court doesn't feel political pressureCollege of Law Dean Emerita Toni Massaro, left, laughs as Supreme Court Justice
Justice Kagan says court doesn't feel political pressure
The New Canaan News / Posted 26 days ago
College of Law Dean Emerita Toni Massaro, left, laughs as Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan talks about going hunting out west with late Justice Anton Scalia during the J. Byron McCormick Society for Law and Public Affairs lecture at the University... Read more
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Salon.com
Justice Kagan says court doesn’t feel political pressureTUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan says the political press
Justice Kagan says court doesn’t feel political pressure
Salon.com / Posted 26 days ago
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan says the political pressure surrounding President Obama’s stalled high-court nominee doesn’t affect her fellow justices when it comes to handing down rulings. The Arizona Daily Star reports... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Justice Kagan says court doesn't feel political pressureCollege of Law Dean Emerita Toni Massaro, left, laughs as Supreme Court Justice
Justice Kagan says court doesn't feel political pressure
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 26 days ago
College of Law Dean Emerita Toni Massaro, left, laughs as Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan talks about going hunting out west with late Justice Anton Scalia during the J. Byron McCormick Society for Law and Public Affairs lecture at the University... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Justice Kagan says court doesn't feel political pressureCollege of Law Dean Emerita Toni Massaro, left, laughs as Supreme Court Justice
Justice Kagan says court doesn't feel political pressure
Darien News-Review / Posted 26 days ago
College of Law Dean Emerita Toni Massaro, left, laughs as Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan talks about going hunting out west with late Justice Anton Scalia during the J. Byron McCormick Society for Law and Public Affairs lecture at the University... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Justice Kagan says court doesn't feel political pressureCollege of Law Dean Emerita Toni Massaro, left, laughs as Supreme Court Justice
Justice Kagan says court doesn't feel political pressure
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 26 days ago
College of Law Dean Emerita Toni Massaro, left, laughs as Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan talks about going hunting out west with late Justice Anton Scalia during the J. Byron McCormick Society for Law and Public Affairs lecture at the University... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Justice Elena Kagan talks about her warm relationship with her late colleague Antonin ScaliaKagan: 'The loss of his voice means the institution operates differently' Supr
Justice Elena Kagan talks about her warm relationship with her late colleague Antonin Scalia
The Arizona Republic / Posted 26 days ago
Kagan: 'The loss of his voice means the institution operates differently' Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan reminisced Wednesday night about the late Justice Antonin Scalia during an appearance at the University of Arizona’s law school — not with... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Author: Elena Kagan Working To Make Her Mark On Supreme CourtSupreme Court Justice Elena Kagan was scheduled to speak Wednesday night at the
Author: Elena Kagan Working To Make Her Mark On Supreme Court
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 27 days ago
Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan was scheduled to speak Wednesday night at the University of Arizona in Tucson for the McCormick Lecture. Kagan joined the high court on August 7, 2010, making her the fourth female justice in the court’s history.... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Supreme Court: 4th Circuit voter ID decision will stand for November electiondecision to overturn the law would create confusion. Justices Ruth Bader Ginsb
Supreme Court: 4th Circuit voter ID decision will stand for November election
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 27 days ago
decision to overturn the law would create confusion. Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan, who make up the liberal wing of the court, voted against issuing the stay. Of the justices who voted in favor... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Supreme Court won’t reinstate North Carolina voter ID law“mere months” before a general election. The court’s liberal wing — Justices R
Supreme Court won’t reinstate North Carolina voter ID law
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 27 days ago
“mere months” before a general election. The court’s liberal wing — Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor, Elena Kagan and Stephen Breyer — opted not to stay the lower court ruling. Chief Justice John Roberts, Justice Anthony... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
The Court after Scalia: Affirmative action in a changing Courta compelling interest and yields significant educational benefits. Kennedy wrot
The Court after Scalia: Affirmative action in a changing Court
SCOTUSblog / Posted 27 days ago
a compelling interest and yields significant educational benefits. Kennedy wrote the four-to-three decision (Justice Elena Kagan was recused), reaffirmed years of important legal precedent about the consideration of race in college... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
The Court after Scalia: What a conservative successor to Justice Scalia would mean for “affirmative action”categorically opposed to such discrimination, and will be in opposition to Just
The Court after Scalia: What a conservative successor to Justice Scalia would mean for “affirmative action”
SCOTUSblog / Posted 27 days ago
categorically opposed to such discrimination, and will be in opposition to Justices Stephen Breyer, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Elena Kagan, and Sonia Sotomayor, who can be counted on to defend politically correct racial preferences more or less... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Perils of presidential powerIn his second term, his lawyers found a way. Obama's appetite for control is t
Perils of presidential power
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
In his second term, his lawyers found a way. Obama's appetite for control is typical of recent presidents. In 2001, Elena Kagan, now on the Supreme Court, noted that Ronald Reagan started something when he claimed and exercised new powers... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
School board files petition for review on transgender bathroomsCourt stepped in and put that ruling on hold, over the protests of Justices Rut
School board files petition for review on transgender bathrooms
SCOTUSblog / Posted 28 days ago
Court stepped in and put that ruling on hold, over the protests of Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor, and Elena Kagan, to give the school board time to file a petition seeking review on the merits. The board filed that petition... Read more
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