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Court Weighs Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc., V. Sandoz, Inc.

The patent community eagerly awaits this decision.

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Supreme Court Blocks Texas Abortion Law

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The Supreme Court vacated an order of the Fifth Circuit which had allowed the State of Texas to proceed with enforcement of a law that places onerous restrictions on facilities that provide abortions

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Court Weighs Kansas v. Nebraska And Colorado

The case was surrounding Water Law.

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Coming Up Wednesday at the Supreme Court

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The Supreme Court will hear arguments in two cases on Wednesday – the first involves a patent dispute and the second looks at the appeals process for death-row inmates

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High Court Hears Antitrust Case Sparked By Teeth-Whitening

The FTC argues that the Dental Examiners Board acted in violation of federal antitrust law by attempting to shut down its competitors.

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Coming Up Tuesday at the Supreme Court

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The Supreme Court will hear two cases on Tuesday – first a fight between states over river water, then a case about whether a state board of dentists is exempt from federal antitrust laws

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SCOTUS Argument – Should Employees Be Paid for Time Spent in Security Lines?

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Must an employer pay for the time employees spend in anti-theft security lines after their work shifts?

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Justice Kennedy Blocks Idaho, Nevada Same-Sex Marriage Rulings

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The move came after the state of Idaho filed a request for the Supreme Court to issue a stay of the ruling, a request that Kennedy quickly accepted.

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Supreme Court Considers Religious Freedom Rights of Prison Inmates

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Does the Arkansas Department of Corrections policy against facial hair violate the religious rights of Muslim prisoners?

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Legal Team For Muslim Inmate Satisfied With Oral Arguments In Beard Case

Following the oral arguments for Holt v. Hobbs, the plaintiff’s legal team believes the Supreme Court case will yield a “straight forward” decision.

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LISTEN: The Weekend Ahead – October 25-27

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Elections in Tunisia and Brazil, and human rights reviews of Iraq, Iran and Egypt.

LISTEN: The World in 2:00 – October 24, 2014

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Ebola spreads to Mali, the Security Council attempts to strengthen Somalia’s arms embargo and a UN expert on immigration says it’s time for holistic reform.

Issa: CDC Chief Bumbled Ebola Response

Members of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee were critical of Centers For Disease Control and the Department of Homeland Security.

NYC Mayor: New York City Fully Prepared to Handle Ebola

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A doctor who recently returned from Guinea was diagnosed with Ebola on Thursday at a New York City hospital.

Brownstein: Reducing Methane Emissions Helps Job Growth, Economy

Expanding the methane mitigation industry will help with job growth and protect the environment, according to the Chief Counsel of the U.S. Climate and Energy Program.

UN in Brief: Calm & Conflict for October 24, 2014

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UN staff returning from West Africa to ‘self-monitor’ for Ebola, human rights expert says immigration debate ‘toxic’ and Somali cargo inspections are approved.