Major Supreme Court challenge threatens to gut Obamacare (+video) - Christian Science Monitor


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Major Supreme Court challenge threatens to gut Obamacare (+video)
Christian Science Monitor
In defending the IRS regulation, US Solicitor General Donald Verrilli urges the justices not to focus exclusively on those five words in the statute: “Exchange established by the State.” Instead, he wants the court to appreciate the broad purpose of ...
Major Supreme Court challenge threatens to gut ObamacareYahoo News
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Supreme Court ruling could affect congressional districts in California - Los Angeles Times


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Supreme Court ruling could affect congressional districts in California
Los Angeles Times
Now, the Supreme Court is being asked to turn that wry comment into a constitutional rule. The justices will hear an appeal Monday ... While gerrymandering is hardly new — having been named for a salamander-shaped district created in 1812 to favor ...
High court to decide whether legislators must draw district linesSFGate
Gerrymandering: an American Perversion of DemocracyCommentary Magazine

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Protecting Rights in the Supreme Court - Justia Verdict


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Protecting Rights in the Supreme Court
Justia Verdict
Once again, the unanimous Court rejected the government's position. During oral argument, Justice Scalia said it was “extraordinary” that the Assistant Solicitor General argued that the Court, applying the EEOC, should make no distinction between ...

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Marathon bombing trial stays in Boston, federal panel says - Santa Cruz Sentinel


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Marathon bombing trial stays in Boston, federal panel says
Santa Cruz Sentinel
The 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals panel said in a 2-1 ruling Friday that a U.S. district judge correctly denied Tsarnaev's requests on three occasions to move the trial, especially given the "particularly unusual" timing with jury selection already ...
Lawyers for Boston bombing suspect again fail to move trialPanorama.am

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US appeals court: Marathon bombing trial can stay in Boston - Santa Cruz Sentinel


US appeals court: Marathon bombing trial can stay in Boston
Santa Cruz Sentinel
If residents of the Eastern Division of the District of Massachusetts did not already resent Tsarnaev and predetermine his guilt, the constant reporting on the Marathon bombing and its aftermath could only further convince the prospective jurors of his ...

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Obamacare threatens to end John Roberts's dream of a nonpartisan Supreme ... - Washington Post


Obamacare threatens to end John Roberts's dream of a nonpartisan Supreme ...
Washington Post
In the first Affordable Care Act case, conservative activists and pols demanded that Justice Elena Kagan recuse herself because of her work as Obama's solicitor general, while liberal groups called for Thomas to step aside because his wife is a ...

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New round of snow could push Boston to season record - Lynchburg News and Advance


New round of snow could push Boston to season record
Lynchburg News and Advance
"We have come this far, we might as well break the record," said William Babcock, National Weather Service meteorologist in the Taunton, Massachusetts office. "We have a couple of storms to push us over the record. Once that is done we won't complain ...

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Animal-cruelty cases on rise in RI - The Providence Journal


Animal-cruelty cases on rise in RI
The Providence Journal
In November, a Superior Court judge sent a 44-year-old Providence man to prison for two years — the maximum possible penalty — for killing his ex-girlfriend's Chihuahua by smashing the puppy's skull. The man, Luis Laboy, had chased the woman out of ...

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Massachusetts State Court Deals Significant Blow To Partners Healthcare ... - Mondaq News Alerts (registration)


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Massachusetts State Court Deals Significant Blow To Partners Healthcare ...
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Court, Suffolk County, Jan. 29, 2015). When the three hospital mergers were announced in 2012-2013, the Massachusetts Attorney General's Office expanded its then-ongoing investigation of Partners—in concert with the U.S. Department of Justice— as to ...
Partners ends bid to acquire South Shore HospitalBoston Globe (subscription)
Partners backs off South Shore Hospital acquisitionwwlp.com
Partners HealthCare drops plans to acquire South ShoreModernHealthcare.com
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Appeal Denied, Again, to Move Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Trial Out of Boston - Newsweek


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Appeal Denied, Again, to Move Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Trial Out of Boston
Newsweek
A Massachusetts federal appeals court has denied, once again, a request from the lawyers of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev—the man accused in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing that left three dead and injured more than 260—to move the forthcoming trial away from ...
Boston Bombing Suspect Loses Bid to Move March TrialBloomberg
Boston Law 2015Law.com

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