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Supreme Court Lifts Arizona Stay of Execution

A rare victory for a death row inmate over the weekend was quashed Tuesday when the Supreme Court lifted a stay of execution for Joseph Wood, who was sentenced to death for the murder of his girlfriend and her father in 1989. 451 more words

Law Professor On Competing Obamacare Rulings: Courts Allowed For Different Interpretations Of Healthcare Law

By Chris Stigall

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Chris Stigall spoke with William Jacobsen from the Cornell University Law School about two conflicting rulings by federal appeals courts regarding health insurance subsidies under the Affordable Care Act. 504 more words

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It is not within the purview of the Supreme Court …

to change laws, to suggest remedies for badly written laws, or to comment on the wisdom of laws. Its only role is to determine whether or not a law, as written, is in keeping with The Constitution. 36 more words

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First Amendment Fight Won't Stop Arizona Execution

FLORENCE, Ariz. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for Arizona to carry out its third execution in the last year Wednesday following a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs. 700 more words

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Obama Administration Announces Plans to Revise the Contraceptives Mandate

This CNN story reports that the White House has announced “revisions” to the contraceptives mandates that was the subject of both the Hobby Lobby and more particularly the… 137 more words

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DC Circuit Creates Obamacare Uncertainty

The big news from yesterday is that the DC Court of Appeals ruled that Obamacare subsidies obtained on the Federal exchange are in violation of the law. 594 more words

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