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Reality TV World
The Almanac for Aug. 18, the 230th day of 2017who broke a 50-50 Senate deadlock in 2001 by leaving the Republican Party to be
Reality TV World / Posted 3 days ago
who broke a 50-50 Senate deadlock in 2001 by leaving the Republican Party to become an Independent and caucus with the Democrats, died in Washington. He was 80.A thought for the day: "Don't mistake politeness for lack of strength." -- Sonia Sotom... Read more
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Breitbart
Black Former Dallas School Leader Defends Confederate Monumentsand a Texan. Price also attempted, unsuccessfully, to rebrand two other schools
Breitbart / Posted 4 days ago
and a Texan. Price also attempted, unsuccessfully, to rebrand two other schools to honor Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor and then President Barack Obama, though these efforts were unrelated to Confederate concerns. The deadly... Read more
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The Daily Californian
This year, Black Berkeley Law students and alumni secured more federal clerkships than ever beforethey gain a significant learning experience from working with judges. Murray he
The Daily Californian / Posted 4 days ago
they gain a significant learning experience from working with judges. Murray herself clerked for now-Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor. “I remember being the only African American clerk on the second circuit and I remember thinking ‘Wow, I’m... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Highest known number of Black Berkeley Law students, alumni secure federal clerkshipsthey gain a significant learning experience from working with judges. Murray he
The Daily Californian / Posted 4 days ago
they gain a significant learning experience from working with judges. Murray herself clerked for now-Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor. “I remember being the only African American clerk on the second circuit and I remember thinking ‘Wow, I’m... Read more
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Al.com
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor to speak at University of AlabamaSonia Sotomayor, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, w
Al.com / Posted 5 days ago
Sonia Sotomayor, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, will participate in a conversation with Dean Mark E. Brandon and Judge William Harold Albritton III at the University of Alabama School of Law for the Fall 2017 Albritton... Read more
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Salon.com
Trump’s dominionist prayer warriors: Inside the “Prophetic Order of the United States”Trump will have at least one more Supreme Court vacancy to fill in the near fut
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
Trump will have at least one more Supreme Court vacancy to fill in the near future. Amedia also insists that Justice Sonia Sotomayor is going to have “an encounter with the living God” that will transform her outlook on the law. In an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Judiciary Seeks Sharper Teeth in Anti-Crime Warinternational and transnational criminal law. Some of the distinguished speake
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
international and transnational criminal law. Some of the distinguished speakers included US Supreme Court Justice, Judge Sonia Sotomayor, former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Justice Navi Pillay, and Judge Bertram Schmitt from the... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Aug. 8, 2017N.Y., at age 26. In 1994, Israel and Jordan opened the first road link between
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
N.Y., at age 26. In 1994, Israel and Jordan opened the first road link between the two once-warring countries. In 2009, Sonia Sotomayor was sworn in as the U.S. Supreme Court's first Hispanic and third female justice. Ten years ago: Space... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historythe following day. In 1994, Israel and Jordan opened the first road link betwe
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
the following day. In 1994, Israel and Jordan opened the first road link between the two once-warring countries. In 2009, Sonia Sotomayor was sworn in as the US Supreme Court’s first Hispanic and third female justice. In 2007, space shuttle... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Today in HistoryYork, at age 26. In 1994, Israel and Jordan opened the first road link between
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
York, at age 26. In 1994, Israel and Jordan opened the first road link between the two once-warring countries. In 2009, Sonia Sotomayor was sworn in as the U.S. Supreme Court's first Hispanic and third female justice. Ten years ago: Space... Read more
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Slate
Trump Supporters Think Everyone Is Biased Against the President. Well, Except White People.allow them to be fair and neutral. You may remember that charges of bias were
Slate / Posted 15 days ago
allow them to be fair and neutral. You may remember that charges of bias were once leveled against Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, who was maligned as prejudiced for saying in a speech, “I would hope that a wise Latina woman with the... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
The justices tackle partisan gerrymandering again– were on the court in 2004, when the justices declined to act in Vieth. And th
SCOTUSblog / Posted 15 days ago
– were on the court in 2004, when the justices declined to act in Vieth. And three of the current justices – Justices Sonia Sotomayor, Elena Kagan and Neil Gorsuch – had not yet joined the court when it decided LULAC in 2006. But we may be... Read more
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Reality TV World
The Almanac for Aug. 6, the 218th day of 2017on NBC-TV's The Tonight Show. He was elected and served two terms. In 2009, th
Reality TV World / Posted 16 days ago
on NBC-TV's The Tonight Show. He was elected and served two terms. In 2009, the U.S. Senate confirmed the nomination of Sonia Sotomayor for the U.S. Supreme Court on a 68-31 vote. In 2011, Taliban insurgents in Afghanistan shot down a Chinook... Read more
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Philly.com
A destroyer on the campaign trail, Trump struggles to build legacy as presidentnot Trump. Before his first summer recess, Obama passed an economic stimulus,
Philly.com / Posted 17 days ago
not Trump. Before his first summer recess, Obama passed an economic stimulus, appointed a liberal Supreme Court justice, Sonia Sotomayor, and got the ball rolling on his namesake health law. George W. Bush got both chambers of Congress to pass... Read more
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Slate
Anthony Kennedy Has the Chance to Undo His Worst First Amendment Decision. He Should Take It.apply Garcetti against a university employee who was terminated after providing
Slate / Posted 18 days ago
apply Garcetti against a university employee who was terminated after providing truthful testimony in a court case. Justice Sonia Sotomayor, in her opinion, emphasized the importance of employee speech for the public. Citizens, including public... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Reflective recess ahead for GOP as lawmakers return home empty-handedjob. By the 2009 August recess, Obama and the Democratic Congress had enacted
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
job. By the 2009 August recess, Obama and the Democratic Congress had enacted a sweeping economic stimulus, had confirmed Sonia Sotomayor to the Supreme Court and were in the midst of a health-care push that would culminate in the Affordable Care... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Reflective recess ahead for GOP as lawmakers return home empty-handedjob. By the 2009 August recess, Obama and the Democratic Congress had enacted
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
job. By the 2009 August recess, Obama and the Democratic Congress had enacted a sweeping economic stimulus, had confirmed Sonia Sotomayor to the Supreme Court and were in the midst of a health-care push that would culminate in the Affordable Care... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Reflective recess ahead for GOP as lawmakers return home empty-handedjob. By the 2009 August recess, Obama and the Democratic Congress had enacted
Baltimore Sun / Posted 19 days ago
job. By the 2009 August recess, Obama and the Democratic Congress had enacted a sweeping economic stimulus, had confirmed Sonia Sotomayor to the Supreme Court and were in the midst of a health-care push that would culminate in the Affordable Care... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Reflective recess ahead for GOP as lawmakers return home empty-handedjob. By the 2009 August recess, Obama and the Democratic Congress had enacted
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
job. By the 2009 August recess, Obama and the Democratic Congress had enacted a sweeping economic stimulus, had confirmed Sonia Sotomayor to the Supreme Court and were in the midst of a health-care push that would culminate in the Affordable Care... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Can Trump administration really block affirmative action?exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 19 days ago
exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen G. Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Anthony M. Kennedy against the court's conservatives. Justice Clarence Thomas wrote his own dissent and... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Can Trump administration really block affirmative action?exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 19 days ago
exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen G. Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Anthony M. Kennedy against the court's conservatives. Justice Clarence Thomas wrote his own dissent and... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Can Trump administration really block affirmative action?exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 19 days ago
exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen G. Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Anthony M. Kennedy against the court's conservatives. Justice Clarence Thomas wrote his own dissent and... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Can Trump administration really block affirmative action?exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 19 days ago
exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen G. Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Anthony M. Kennedy against the court's conservatives. Justice Clarence Thomas wrote his own dissent and... Read more
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News 8000
Can Trump administration really block affirmative action?exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices
News 8000 / Posted 19 days ago
exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen G. Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Anthony M. Kennedy against the court's conservatives. Justice Clarence Thomas wrote his own dissent and... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
Millions of tiny constables – Time to set the record straight on the Fourth Amendment and location-data privacythe issue in this case is to re-evaluate Smith in light of the changes in our c
SCOTUSblog / Posted 19 days ago
the issue in this case is to re-evaluate Smith in light of the changes in our communications systems since 1979. Justice Sonia Sotomayor alluded to the need to do so in her concurring opinion in Jones, positing that the rule adopted in Smith is... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Can Trump administration really block affirmative action?exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 19 days ago
exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen G. Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Anthony M. Kennedy against the court's conservatives. Justice Clarence Thomas wrote his own dissent and... Read more
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News 8000
Can Trump administration really block affirmative action?exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices
News 8000 / Posted 19 days ago
exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen G. Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Anthony M. Kennedy against the court's conservatives. Justice Clarence Thomas wrote his own dissent and... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Can Trump administration really block affirmative action?exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices
KECI Missoula / Posted 19 days ago
exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen G. Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Anthony M. Kennedy against the court's conservatives. Justice Clarence Thomas wrote his own dissent and... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Can Trump administration really block affirmative action?exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 19 days ago
exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen G. Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Anthony M. Kennedy against the court's conservatives. Justice Clarence Thomas wrote his own dissent and... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Can Trump administration really block affirmative action?exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 19 days ago
exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen G. Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Anthony M. Kennedy against the court's conservatives. Justice Clarence Thomas wrote his own dissent and... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Can Trump administration really block affirmative action?exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 19 days ago
exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen G. Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Anthony M. Kennedy against the court's conservatives. Justice Clarence Thomas wrote his own dissent and... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Can Trump administration really block affirmative action?exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 19 days ago
exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen G. Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Anthony M. Kennedy against the court's conservatives. Justice Clarence Thomas wrote his own dissent and... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Can Trump administration really block affirmative action?exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 19 days ago
exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen G. Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Anthony M. Kennedy against the court's conservatives. Justice Clarence Thomas wrote his own dissent and... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Can Trump administration really block affirmative action?exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 19 days ago
exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen G. Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Anthony M. Kennedy against the court's conservatives. Justice Clarence Thomas wrote his own dissent and... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Can Trump administration really block affirmative action?exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 19 days ago
exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen G. Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Anthony M. Kennedy against the court's conservatives. Justice Clarence Thomas wrote his own dissent and... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Can the Trump administration really block affirmative action in schools?exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 19 days ago
exactly did the Supreme Court rule? The 4-3 ruling in June 2016 split Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen G. Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Anthony M. Kennedy against the court’s conservatives. Justice Clarence Thomas wrote his own dissent and... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
Will the Fourth Amendment protect 21st-century data? The court confronts the third-party doctrinewhere we are and where we have been. And where we travel can reveal very sensit
SCOTUSblog / Posted 20 days ago
where we are and where we have been. And where we travel can reveal very sensitive details about our lives. As Justice Sonia Sotomayor noted in her concurring opinion in United States v. Jones, location information can provide the government... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
Justices poised to consider, or reconsider, Fourth Amendment doctrines as they assess the scope of privacy in a digital agebe so clear cut for some members of the Supreme Court, however. In a 2011 concu
SCOTUSblog / Posted 21 days ago
be so clear cut for some members of the Supreme Court, however. In a 2011 concurrence in United States v. Jones, Justice Sonia Sotomayor wrote that, although the third-party doctrine was not at issue in that case, it might in the future “be... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
The justices return to cellphones and the Fourth Amendmentcellphones, which only became commercially available a few years after the cour
SCOTUSblog / Posted 22 days ago
cellphones, which only became commercially available a few years after the court’s decisions in Miller and Smith? Justice Sonia Sotomayor, at least, has suggested that it should not: In 2012, she argued that the doctrine is “ill suited to the... Read more
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Al.com
Appeals court rules against Bessemer lawyer in his lawsuit against U.S. Supreme Court justicesin February 2016 against the five U.S. Supreme Court justices - Anthony M. Kenn
Al.com / Posted 23 days ago
in February 2016 against the five U.S. Supreme Court justices - Anthony M. Kennedy, Stephen Breyer, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kegan - who made up the 5-4 majority in Obergefell. In his lawsuit, Burdick had argued that in... Read more
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Boston Globe
Republicans in Congress promised action. By the numbers, they have not delivered.of Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch as a major accomplishment, it is hardly u
Boston Globe / Posted 25 days ago
of Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch as a major accomplishment, it is hardly unprecedented: Obama saw his nominee, Sonia Sotomayor, and Clinton saw his, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, confirmed by August in their first year in office. Trump has... Read more
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Herald Sun
Executed prisoner’s final momentinmates had asked the court for a delay while they continue challenging Ohio’s
Herald Sun / Posted 26 days ago
inmates had asked the court for a delay while they continue challenging Ohio’s new lethal-injection method. Justices Sonia Sotomayor, joined by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, dissented, arguing the inmates had demonstrated a likelihood of... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Tim Raines goes to Cooperstown, hoping he’s not the last Expothe entire postseason. It also ignored Selig’s pernicious plan to use replaceme
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 26 days ago
the entire postseason. It also ignored Selig’s pernicious plan to use replacement players. That was voided by judge Sonia Sotomayor, now on the Supreme Court, on the eve of the 1995 season. The Expos had a 74-40 record in ’94 and were eyeing... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Tim Raines goes to Cooperstown, hoping he’s not the last Expothe entire postseason. It also ignored Selig’s pernicious plan to use replaceme
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 26 days ago
the entire postseason. It also ignored Selig’s pernicious plan to use replacement players. That was voided by judge Sonia Sotomayor, now on the Supreme Court, on the eve of the 1995 season. The Expos had a 74-40 record in ’94 and were eyeing... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Tim Raines goes to Cooperstown, hoping he’s not the last Expothe entire postseason. It also ignored Selig’s pernicious plan to use replaceme
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
the entire postseason. It also ignored Selig’s pernicious plan to use replacement players. That was voided by judge Sonia Sotomayor, now on the Supreme Court, on the eve of the 1995 season. The Expos had a 74-40 record in ’94 and were eyeing... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Tim Raines goes to Cooperstown, hoping he’s not the last Expothe entire postseason. It also ignored Selig’s pernicious plan to use replaceme
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
the entire postseason. It also ignored Selig’s pernicious plan to use replacement players. That was voided by judge Sonia Sotomayor, now on the Supreme Court, on the eve of the 1995 season. The Expos had a 74-40 record in ’94 and were eyeing... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Tim Raines goes to Cooperstown, hoping he’s not the last Expothe entire postseason. It also ignored Selig’s pernicious plan to use replaceme
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 26 days ago
the entire postseason. It also ignored Selig’s pernicious plan to use replacement players. That was voided by judge Sonia Sotomayor, now on the Supreme Court, on the eve of the 1995 season. The Expos had a 74-40 record in ’94 and were eyeing... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ohio executes child killer, first lethal injection since 2014does not guarantee 'a pain-free execution.'" While the US Supreme Court on Tue
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 27 days ago
does not guarantee 'a pain-free execution.'" While the US Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to stay the execution, Justice Sonia Sotomayor wrote in a dissent that the appellate court should have deferred to the evidence-based findings of the lower... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Ohio executes child killer, first lethal injection since 2014the worst of the worst capital crimes.” While the US Supreme Court refused to
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 27 days ago
the worst of the worst capital crimes.” While the US Supreme Court refused to stay the execution on Tuesday night, Justice Sonia Sotomayor wrote in a dissent that the appellate court should have deferred to the evidence-based findings of the lower... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
First prisoner executed in three yearsinmates had asked the court for a delay while they continue challenging Ohio’s
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 27 days ago
inmates had asked the court for a delay while they continue challenging Ohio’s new lethal-injection method. Justices Sonia Sotomayor, joined by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, dissented, arguing the inmates had demonstrated a likelihood of... Read more
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