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Same-sex marriage at the supreme court: a matter of when, not if

By: Amanda Holpuch

The US supreme court is asked to review more than 7,000 cases each year, but legal experts agree the justices will almost certainly take up one particular case that has provoked a stack of debate: same-sex marriage. 790 more words

Law

Smith To Replace McCarthy At EPA

THE CABIN ANTHRAX, MURPHY, N.C. (CT&P) – Disgusted with the glacial pace of environmental reform and the gas and oil industry’s stubborn refusal to admit culpability for the world’s ongoing climate crisis, President Obama has announced sweeping changes at the EPA including the appointment of a new administrator, Agent Smith. 540 more words

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How to Make the Right Call Every Time

“Tony Scalia, here!”

That’s what I heard on the other end of the line, coming to me from across the continent.

Let me back up. 437 more words

Does a Supreme Court Justice just say, "oops"?

via Does a Supreme Court Justice just say, “oops”?.

TUE SEP 02, 2014

by stellaluna

Today in NC two innocent men were freed 30 years after being wrongfully convicted of murder.  

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Justice & Law

The last honest conservative: Meet the brilliant Ronald Reagan appointee making Antonin Scalia’s life very difficult

By: Eric J. Segall

Judge Richard Posner has written nearly 40 books, hundreds of articles and thousands of judicial opinions. He is, by far, the most cited legal scholar alive today (probably ever). 1,154 more words

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