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Nathan Kosted, Montana Human Rights Network , Community Organizer Imagine a world where a man could claim that domestic violence or child abuse laws don’t apply to him because his religion ...
by natedogchunkystyle
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Mar 26, 2015 at 12:32 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
In a laughable display of desperation, the American Family Association is demanding that Supreme Court Justices Elena Kagan and Ruth Bader Ginsburg recuse themselves from the four marriage ...
by Steven Payne
Comment Count 190 comments on Mon Jan 19, 2015 at 04:02 PM PST with 172 Recommends
To hear the best and the brightest of the conservative movement tell it, Americans' freedom of religion is in dire peril. At Liberty University in April, Republican Texas Sen.
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 230 comments on Sun Jun 29, 2014 at 07:20 AM PDT with 112 Recommends
I wonder what kind of panties Lawyer Lady is wearing. Black lace? V-kini? Gulp... thong? More importantly, is she even wearing a bra? If I asked her a question -- which would shock everybody in the ...
by johnblu
Comment Count 12 comments on Thu Mar 13, 2014 at 09:53 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
The Republican National Committee's ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 79 comments on Mon Dec 02, 2013 at 10:13 AM PST with 38 Recommends
She says justices write memos, which are then printed out on ivory paper that looks like it came from the 19th century. The memos are walked around the building by someone called a “chambers aide.��
by pajoly
Comment Count 36 comments on Wed Aug 21, 2013 at 09:11 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
The Supreme Court is certainly not without humor these days. In a dissent worthy of the best writings of the late Molly Ivins, Justice Elena Kagan puts the corporatist Roberts Court to ridicule in ...
by Eternal Hope
Comment Count 63 comments on Fri May 10, 2013 at 06:11 AM PDT with 211 Recommends
Last night, Jon Stewart laid into the arguments against same-sex marriage made by the conservative lawyers and Supreme Court Justices in the Prop. 8 and DOMA cases. But unfortunately for gay ...
by BruinKid
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri Mar 29, 2013 at 05:00 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
Credit U.S. Supreme Court Justice (and Obama appointee) Elena Kagan with outing the Republican discrimination behind their 1996 Defense of Marriage Act ( DOMA ). At today’s ...
by MessagingMatters
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Mar 27, 2013 at 04:15 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
She just shreds conservative arguments into pieces with humor.
by sreeizzle2012
Comment Count 25 comments on Wed Mar 27, 2013 at 03:06 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
OK all you kiddos out there under 30: If you had told me "when I was your age" we would see the friggin' supreme court on the edge of a decision that would or could possibly change the ...
by 51percent
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Mar 27, 2013 at 04:17 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Justice Elena Kagan The Defense of Marriage Act's defenders have been trying to claim that the law isn't about bigotry and denying people the right to equality. No, no, see, it's about supporting ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 129 comments on Wed Mar 27, 2013 at 12:30 PM PDT with 102 Recommends
On Thursday, Elizabeth Warren and the other freshmen took the oath of office for the United States Senate at the Capitol. Yesterday, Senator Warren (that's still so good to say!) held a re-enactment ...
by fenway49
Comment Count 57 comments on Sun Jan 06, 2013 at 09:32 AM PST with 79 Recommends
_Disclaimer: I'm not a lawyer, just some dude interested in the Court who has boundless respect for our female Supreme Court Justices._ ... Although many examples of Justices O'Connor and Ginsburg ...
by DeadHead
Comment Count 22 comments on Wed Dec 05, 2012 at 08:32 PM PST with 22 Recommends
Via ScotusBlog : The arguments very likely will be March 25-27, and a decision is very likely around June 27. Today the Supreme Court announced that they would resolve the question of whether part ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 201 comments on Fri Dec 07, 2012 at 12:14 PM PST with 144 Recommends
Supreme Court to review the Monsanto Case . The Supreme Court agreed Friday to hear a dispute between a soybean farmer and Monsanto Co. over the company’s efforts to limit farmers’ use of its ...
by ffour
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Oct 08, 2012 at 07:51 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
The President is obviously only part of a team that makes change happen, and in many cases the government overall has only played an enabling role, but what a difference from the Bush years. What a ...
by Troubadour
Comment Count 40 comments on Thu Sep 06, 2012 at 12:53 PM PDT with 156 Recommends
The United States Constitution has many timeless and powerful words. "God" just doesn't happen to be one of them. Our Founding Fathers did included freedom of religion, ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Sep 05, 2012 at 10:55 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
None of them were about the Patient Protection & Affordable Health Care Act. Today's opinion dump: Southern Union Co. v. United States Knox v. Service Employees Dorsey v. United ...
by DemSign
Comment Count 93 comments on Thu Jun 21, 2012 at 08:21 AM PDT with 135 Recommends
For Mitt Romney , the love that dare not speak its name is " vouchers ." Two weeks after he delivered a ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Jun 12, 2012 at 12:46 PM PDT with 6 Recommends