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Obama Looks To Supreme Court To Salvage Immigration Plan

The appeal from the Obama administration come after a federal appeals court sided with Texas and 25 other GOP-led states.

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Supreme Court Rejects Anti-Abortion Group’s Bid to Reveal More Information

The Supreme Court decided the information’s release could harm the healthcare clinic’s ability to compete for the $1 million dollar grant.

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Supreme Court Agrees To Hear Texas Abortion Case

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At issue is state law in Texas that places heavy restrictions on abortion providers in the state, which opponents argue cuts off access to many facilities statewide.

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Sixth Amendment at Stake: Federal Government Says It Can Take Your Money If Charged With Any Crime

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For the Court, they may look at the facts of the case and give a narrowly-tailored exception to prevent the taking of legally obtained assets by the government before a determination of guilt has been performed.

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The Supreme Court Takes Up Another Class Action

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In the third such case in almost as many weeks, The U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments today over a class-action suit.

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Obama To Appeal Immigration Ruling To Supreme Court

President Obama speaking at the annual National Prayer Breakfast in Washington. February 5th, 2014.

The plan would grant up to 5 million undocumented immigrants work permits and expand eligibility for immigrants brought to the U.S. illegally as children.

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Justices Hear ERISA Case On Equitable Remedies

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The effect of this case could reach the other plans including Social Security payments and disability payments. It will also serve to highlight the increasing tension between law and equity.

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Chief Justice Chastises Government Over Treatment of Prisoners in Petition Filing Case

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Chief Justice John Roberts gave an impassioned tongue lashing to the federal government today over its treatment of prisoners in a case regarding the way prison filing fees are calculated and paid.

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Do Litigants Have a Right to a Three-Judge Panel? Justices debate over requirement

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In a case before the Supreme Court today, the justices weighed whether in those circumstances, whether plaintiffs have a right to the three judge panel.

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A Federal Crime or State Crime: Federalism and Statutory Interpretation

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On Tuesday, The U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in the immigration case Torres v. Lynch.

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Ryan Pushes For Mental Health Reform

“The common theme with these kinds of shootings is mental illness and this is something we should not be ignoring,” Ryan said.

Obama: A GOP Pres Would Come Around On Climate Change

“American leadership involves not just playing to a narrow constituency back home,” Obama said.

Obama Honors Rosa Parks On 60th Anniversary Of Bus Boycott

“Because Rosa Parks kept her seat, thousands of ordinary commuters walked instead of rode. Because they walked, countless other quiet heroes marched.”

Giuliani: A Few Muslims Celebrated 9/11


The former New York City mayor said some Muslims celebrated, but that Trump is “exaggerating.”

TRNS News Notes- 12/1

WH: New counter-terrorism steps
WH: Changes to visa waiver program
Obama brings US support to climate summit
Planned Parenthood rampage: Suspect in court
Warrants sealed / Had been arrested for rape
Obamacare repeal: For real?

Tuesday, December 1

● How government wastes taxpayer funds

● Lawsuit claims Nestlé water permit expired

● Scientists’ group derides restaurateurs

● Salad mix: carrots, cucumbers, weed and coke

● Soda drink taken off kids’ menu

● Air pollution poses risk to diabetic women