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And Obama told you there were no death panels.

Additionally, you will note that the billboard gives a call for Thoreau-like civil disobedience by suggesting that you “refuse to enroll” despite the financial penalties you would incur (H/T… 120 more words

Alabama Legislative Black Caucus v. Alabama

In Alabama Legislative Black Caucus v. Alabama, decided a week ago on March 25, 2015, the Supreme Court reversed and sent back the lower court decision. 594 more words

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Low Bar For Florida Death Penalty Juries Triggers High Court Review

The Supreme Court will examine Florida’s capital punishment system in its next term, and legal experts believe Florida’s death penalty itself may be in danger. 734 more words

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Supreme Court Weighs Spider-Man Toy Patent Fight

WASHINGTON (AP) — Spider-Man’s latest adventure is taking him through the strange and mysterious world of patent law.

The Supreme Court was snarled in a web of legal arguments Tuesday over whether an inventor could keep collecting royalties on a Spider-Man toy even after his patent expired. 460 more words


Marvel's Day Before the Supreme Court

At 11:15am today, Marvel saw their day before the Supreme Court in Stephen Kimble v. Marvel Enterprises. The case involves toys and whether the petitioner is getting the correct royalties for the design concerning a Spider-Man webshooter toy. 74 more words


An Anti-Agency Mood?

We’re near the end of March, the month of basketball madness, and it seems like a distinctively anti-agency mood has taken hold at the Supreme Court. 849 more words

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