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2014/04/16 04:05
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As a result, we longer have a functioning democracy in America. Years of corporate-friendly Supreme Court decisions, like the decision in Citizens United, have rigged and corrupted American politics...
2014/04/16 04:05
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2014/04/15 04:30
2014/04/15 04:30
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WASHINGTON — The push and pull over the Second Amendment right to bear arms is heating up again, thanks in part to a former Supreme Court justice�s new book. Friday, the high court will consider...
2014/04/15 01:20
2014/04/15 01:20
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Basic fairness dictates that members of Congress should be fully subject to the laws they impose on the rest of America. To sell a skeptical public on the promised wonders of Obamacare, the...
2014/04/14 03:38
2014/04/14 03:38
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Sunday, April 6, 2014 • 11:30 A.M. Santa Barbara Club Featured Speaker: Constitutional Legal Expert & Chapman University School of Law Professor The Coalition Against Gun Violence (CAGV) is honored...
2014/04/14 00:19
2014/04/14 00:19
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The first 10 amendments to the Constitution placed limits on the powers of the new federal government. Concern that a national standing army might pose a threat to the security of the separate states...
2014/04/12 14:45
2014/04/12 14:45
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Excellent piece in the Washington Post yesterday from retired Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court John Paul Stevens on the Second Amendment, how its original intent has been twisted by the gun...
2014/04/06 16:19
2014/04/06 16:19
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... of the Shakespeare Folger Library) On Sunday, even as revelers celebrate Shakespeare’s birthday at the Folger Library in Washington, former Supreme Court justice John Paul Stevens is...
2014/04/03 19:09
2014/04/03 19:09
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Wednesday's Supreme Court ruling in McCutcheon vs. Federal Election Commission is the latest in a long parade of horribles, as many commentators have pointed about. Previous decisions like Citizens...
2014/03/31 15:41
2014/03/31 15:41
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It’s hard to think of Wrigley Field as anything but a place of heartbreak — a place where fans wait, season after season, for an elusive World Series title that never comes. Yet in the century...
2014/03/31 03:50
2014/03/31 03:50
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It’s hard to top the Sweet 16. Game after game of down-to-the-wire intrigue. Great drama. So what could be better? I caught a storytelling segment on ESPN radio last week. Ed Sherman, a sports writer...
2014/03/28 23:08
2014/03/28 23:08
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Antonin Scalia, the longest-serving active justice of the Supreme Court, has a great deal of charm at his disposal, in person. From a distance, it's easy to imagine Scalia as a sort of aloof,...
2014/03/24 23:20
2014/03/24 23:20
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A NICE LITTLE PLACE ON THE NORTH SIDE: WRIGLEY FIELD AT ONE HUNDRED By George F. Will Crown, $25, 223 pages George Will is the most elegant of today’s political essayists, and with “Men at Work,”...
2014/03/24 16:43
2014/03/24 16:43
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Last Saturday, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg celebrated her 81st birthday, and soon thereafter she got her customary “gift” — a public call for her to retire from the bench. She couldn’t...
2014/03/20 18:05
2014/03/20 18:05
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WASHINGTON — This week brought yet another tussle in the altogether imaginary public battle over Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s future at the Supreme Court, this time in the form of a column in the Los Angeles...
2014/03/20 17:27
2014/03/20 17:27
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Feb. 8, 2005: The home of Susette Kelo in the Fort Trumbull section of New London, Conn. The small house once at the center of a U.S. Supreme Court decision on government seizure of private property...
2014/03/20 07:19
2014/03/20 07:19
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Eduardo Peñalver ’94 will replace current dean Stewart Schwab as the next dean of the Cornell Law School, the University announced Tuesday. Peñalver, currently a law professor at the University of...
2014/03/19 17:43
2014/03/19 17:43
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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg should retire from the Supreme Court after the completion of the current term in June. She turned 81 on Saturday and by all accounts she is healthy and physically and...
2014/03/19 16:19
2014/03/19 16:19
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Erwin Chemerinsky, the liberal (are there any who aren’t?) dean of University of California at Irvine’s law school, recently wrote to tell Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg her days are...
2014/03/18 17:08
2014/03/18 17:08
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Not so suddenly, there’s an elderly quartet at the Supreme Court. Ruth Bader Ginsburg just turned eighty-one, and she’s followed closely in age by Antonin Scalia, seventy-eight; Anthony Kennedy,...
2014/03/18 04:26
2014/03/18 04:26
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Sri Srinivasan, age forty-seven, D.C. Circuit. As I’ve noted before, Srinivasan is the front-runner. Like Sotomayor, Srinivasan has a great (and marketable) American story. The child of immigrants...
2014/04/16 04:05
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