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Mar 25, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from WASHINGTON POST: A pair of potentially catastrophic cases will be argued before the Supreme Court on Tuesday. These cases are brought by privately held, for-profit corporations that are arguing their religious convictions should preclude them from offering employees the health insurance required by law. Specifically, these private employers don’t want to allow their ...

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Mar 25, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from TIME: Justices Kagan, Sotomayor and Ginsburg aggressively questioned the corporate challengers who want exemptions from providing contraception under Obamacare at Tuesday's oral arguments. Hobby Lobby and Conestoga Wood Specialties say the measure violates their religious freedoms. The three women of the Supreme Court dominated questioning at the beginning of Tuesday’s oral arguments in a ...

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Mar 22, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from The College Fix: A jury on Thursday found that University of North Carolina-Wilmington retaliated against one of its professors for his conservative, Christian views. The trial centered on criminology Professor Mike Adams, a former atheist who converted to Christianity and became a vocal proponent for his conservative views through books and a syndicated column. ...

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Mar 22, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal appeals court has suspended gay marriages in Michigan, putting on hold a decision by a lower court judge who had struck down the state's same-sex marriage ban. The Cincinnati court's order Saturday brings a halt to same-sex weddings in Michigan, at least through Wednesday. Dozens of couples got hitched earlier Saturday ...

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Mar 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

DETROIT — A judge has struck down Michigan’s ban on gay marriage, the latest in a series of decisions overturning similar laws across the country. Federal Judge Bernard Friedman ruled Friday, two weeks after a trial. Two Detroit-area nurses who’ve been partners for eight years claimed the ban violated their rights under the U.S. Constitution. It was ...

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Mar 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from Boston Globe: The juvenile judge in the long-running Justina Pelletier custody case delayed issuing a ruling Friday on a motion to return the teenager to her Connecticut home. A lawyer for the girl’s parents and a spokeswoman for the Massachusetts Department of Children and Families, which has had legal custody of Pelletier for more ...

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Mar 20, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

(CNN) -- Two teenagers accused in a random "thrill kill" that left a 23-year-old college athlete from Australia dead pleaded not guilty Thursday to first-degree murder charges, an Oklahoma district attorney said. Chancey Allen Luna, 16, and Michael Dewayne Jones, 18, entered the pleas at their arraignment Thursday inside of a Stephens County courthouse, said Jason ...

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Mar 18, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

MORRISTOWN, N.J. – A judge has formally dismissed the lawsuit brought by a New Jersey honor student who wanted her parents to financially support after she moved out of their home. The dismissal order issued Tuesday by state Superior Court Judge Peter Bogaard comes nearly a week after Rachel Canning reunited with her family and ...

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Mar 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

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Mar 16, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from NOLA.com: Louisiana is suing national left-leaning policy group MoveOn.org in federal court, saying it violated trademark rules when it put up a billboard and commissioned television ads critical of Gov. Bobby Jindal that use the state's tourism logo and motto. Republican Lt. Gov. Jay Dardenne has been locked in a pitched battle with the ...

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Mar 15, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Oberlin campus Students pay over 50K a year to attend school here Excerpted from The Morning Journal News: An Oberlin College professor is suing the college, alleging that a fellow professor has been harassing her. According to the lawsuit filed in Lorain County Common Pleas Court, Eunjung An alleges that Ali Yedes creates a hostile working environment for ...

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Mar 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from Western Free Press: lst Lt Michael Behenna is going home to his family today! Please say a prayer for him and ask God to bless and watch over this Warrior and deliver him safely into the arms of his loving family. Michael never left his men and I believe the actions he took ...

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Mar 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from INFOWARS: Ares Armor, a California gun parts manufacturer, has filed a temporary restraining order against the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives for fears the federal agency could soon bust down its doors.For almost two years, the ATF has asked Ares Armor to turn over its customer list, but the company’s owner, ...

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Mar 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Metro: Oscar Pistorius has been sick in court for the second time in a week, after graphic pictures of Reeva Steenkamp’s body were shown by mistake. The Paralympian began coughing and retching when an image of his alleged murder victim’s body was shown for a fraction of a second amid other pictures of his ...

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Mar 8, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

SPRINGFIELD - The daughter of the Rev. Jeremiah Wright, President Barack Obama’s former minister, was convicted by a federal jury Friday of laundering thousands of dollars from a $1.25 million state grant for a Chicago-based job-training program. Jeri Wright said she would "definitely" appeal the verdict in U.S. District Court, which found her guilty of 11 ...

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Mar 7, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

ALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Immigrants in the country illegally can't be given a license to practice law, a question that was raised when a man who moved here from Mexico when he was 9 years old sought a license in Florida, the state Supreme Court ruled Thursday. The court said federal law prohibits people who are ...

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Mar 5, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

BOSTON (AP) — A man who took cellphone photos up the skirts of women riding the Boston subway did not violate state law because the women were not nude or partially nude, Massachusetts' highest court ruled Wednesday. The Supreme Judicial Court overruled a lower court that had upheld charges against Michael Robertson, who was arrested in ...

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Mar 5, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from WASHINGTON TIMES: The Senate filibustered President Obama’s nominee to lead the Justice Department’s civil rights division, with seven Democrats joining Republicans Wednesday in arguing his past history defending a convicted cop-killer made him the wrong man for the job. The defeat of Debo P. Adegbile, who as a lawyer for the NAACP filed a ...

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Mar 4, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

BALTIMORE (AP) — A former leader of the Black Panthers has been released from prison more than four decades after being convicted of killing a Baltimore police officer. Sixty-seven-year-old Marshall "Eddie" Conway was freed from the prison in Jessup on Tuesday. It came after state prosecutors agreed to change his life sentence to time served and ...

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Mar 4, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from ABC NEWS: A New Jersey family court judge ruled today that Rachel Canning's parents do not have to pay her high school tuition after she sued them to cover her schooling and living costs. The judge delayed a ruling on whether the parents must pay the 18-year-old student's college tuition while asking lawyers ...

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Mar 4, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Associated Press - The Supreme Court ruled Monday that whistleblower protections in a federal law passed in response to the Enron financial scandal apply broadly to employees of publicly traded companies and contractors hired by the companies. The justices voted 6-3 Tuesday in favor of two former employees of companies that administer the Fidelity family ...

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Mar 3, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

NEW YORK (AP) — Amid unusually tight security, Osama bin Laden’s son-in-law goes to trial Monday on charges he conspired to kill Americans in his role as al-Qaida’s mouthpiece after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. Spectators at the trial of Sulaiman Abu Ghaith _ the highest-ranking al-Qaida figure to face trial on U.S. soil since the ...

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Mar 3, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Associated Press - The Supreme Court has declined to hear an appeal from a German family seeking asylum in the United States because their home country does not allow home-schooling. The justices rejected an appeal from Uwe and Hannelore Romeike, who claim the German government is persecuting them because they want to raise their children ...

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Feb 28, 2014 No Comments ›› Darby Crash

Kawa, center Excerpted from BizPac Review: A South Florida orthodontist is taking on President Obama‘s penchant for unilaterally altering the Affordable Care Act without the approval of Congress. And he’s got a shot a winning. Larry Kawa took to Capitol Hill in Washington D.C., Wednesday morning to announce a lawsuit filed on his behalf with the 11th Circuit ...

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Feb 27, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal appeals court says high school officials in Northern California acted appropriately when they ordered students wearing American flag T-shirts to turn the garments inside out during the Mexican independence celebration Cinco de Mayo. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Thursday that officials' concerns of racial violence outweighed students' ...

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