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20 weeks 2 days ago

Did you miss your Supreme Court news this week? Let our Weekly Roundup help. (To stay on top of the latest Supreme Court happenings, follow ISCOTUS on Twitter.)

Linda Greenhouse reviewed Sisters in Law, the story of Justices Sandra O’Connor and Ruth Ginsburg, for the New York Times.

The U.S. Supreme Court was an important subject...

20 weeks 3 days ago

In SCOTUS news, this is Justice Breyer week.  Everywhere one looks, there he is—NPR, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, Colbert’s new late show.  The cerebral justice has a new book out, titled The Court and the World.  It is Breyer’s third book aimed at a general audience and he wants to talk about it.   Here is a brief roundup of Justice Breyer’s big week in the media.

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21 weeks 2 days ago

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FindLaw’s examined the financial impact of Supreme Court decisions based on a recent report by Chicago-Kent Professor Dan Katz and...

22 weeks 2 days ago

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On Monday, the Supreme Court refused to allow county clerk Kim Davis in Kentucky to deny marriage licenses to couples. Later in the week, ISCOTUS director Chris Schmidt...

22 weeks 3 days ago

There was not much mystery as to how this one was going to turn out. Kim Davis’ legal arguments for why she should not be required to follow the Supreme Court’s same-sex marriage ruling were paper thin. They got her nowhere. The only real question was whether the Kentucky county clerk was going to back down when her legal appeals were exhausted. She did not. On Monday the Supreme Court...