Sunday, April 6, 2014
"Hannitys on the Bench: Right-wing judges are recycling sound bites from Fox News -- and might still destroy Obamacare." Simon Lazarus has this essay online today at The New Republic.
Posted at 10:46 PM by Howard Bashman
"The human equation: 16 gay Utahns, 8 marriages, 1 theme: love; Stakes are high and personal for these couples and thousands more." Brooke Adams has this front page article today in The Salt Lake Tribune.
Posted at 10:44 PM by Howard Bashman
"Otis McDonald, 1933-2014: Fought Chicago's gun ban; Man who fought Chicago gun ban felt rights had been taken from African-Americans." This obituary appears in The Chicago Tribune.
And The Associated Press reports that "Otis McDonald, lead plaintiff in U.S. Supreme Court case tossing city's handgun ban, dies at 80."
"Obama's opportunities to shape Supreme Court fade": Richard McGregor of Financial Times has this report. You can freely access the full text of the article via Google.
Posted at 10:25 PM by Howard Bashman
"Departing White House Counsel Held Powerful Sway": Charlie Savage will have this article in Monday's edition of The New York Times.
Posted at 10:03 PM by Howard Bashman
"Legal showdown looms on cellphone privacy": The Record of Hackensack, New Jersey has an article that begins, "As new technology continues to collide with privacy rights, the U.S. Supreme Court is set to hear arguments this month in two cases involving police searches of cellphones that could have a major impact on the privacy of everyone who carries a mobile device."
Posted at 10:30 AM by Howard Bashman
"It was 9 p.m. on Oct. 9, 1950, and the home of a federal judge was under attack." So reports a front page article headlined "Charleston civil rights hero stood against the entire South" that appears in today's edition of The Post and Courier of Charleston, South Carolina.
Posted at 08:54 AM by Howard Bashman
"Del. judiciary: Women lack key seats." This front page article appears today in The News Journal of Wilmington, Delaware.
Posted at 08:50 AM by Howard Bashman
"NRA's quest to expand gun rights takes it to court": The Associated Press has this report.
Posted at 08:45 AM by Howard Bashman
"CTS contamination case headed to Supreme Court; Buncombe residents want to see contamination cleanup around long-closed manufactuer": This front page article appears today in The Asheville (N.C.) Citizen-Times.
Posted at 08:44 AM by Howard Bashman