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Outside editorial: The law and Clarence Thomas

...liberal groups have asked the Judicial Conference of the United States to investigate whether Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas has violated the federal Ethics in Government Act. The prospect of such an investigation is remote, but the conduct...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2011-09-22/outside-editorial-law-and-clarence-th
Opinion
Court balks at last-minute voting changes

...Ginsburg and Sotomayor would have blocked the laws in all four states. Justices Samuel Alito, Antonin Scalia and Clarence Thomas would have allowed them to be used in each state.None of the orders issued by the high court in recent weeks is...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-10-19/court-balks-last-minute-voting-change
Not For Web
Cain: If He Did It ...

...scandalous (the other Kennedy brother and Mary Jo Kopechne, Bill Clinton and Monica Lewinsky) or creepy from all sides (Clarence Thomas and Anita Hill, Jack and Jeri Ryan, John Edwards and Rielle Hunter), we can't seem to get enough of politicians...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2011-11-09/cain-if-he-did-it
Opinion
Corruption gets a break

...dedicated corruption-buster John Paul Stevens, favored narrowing the scope of the law, while justices Antonin Scalia, Clarence Thomas and Anthony Kennedy voted to dump it altogether. Thursday's rulings throw up for grabs the convictions of executives...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062810/opi_662574624.shtml
opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...school district could not exclude a religious club without violating First Amendment free-speech rights. Justice Clarence Thomas, who wrote the majority opinion, posed that "we can see no logical difference in kind between the invocation of...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061701/Ope_Bible.shtml
This Day in History

...In 1991, testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee, law professor Anita Hill accused Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas of sexually harassing her; Thomas re-appeared before the panel to denounce the proceedings as a "high-tech lynching...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/101106/sta_20061011011.shtml
News
This Day in History

...record 7,485 performances.) In 1991, University of Oklahoma law professor Anita Hill accused Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas of making sexually inappropriate comments when she worked for him; Thomas denied the allegations. In 1997, Sen...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/100707/sta_20071007023.shtml
News
This Day in History

...H. Bork appointed Leon Jaworski to be the new Watergate special prosecutor, succeeding Archibald Cox. In 1991, Clarence Thomas took his place as the newest justice on the Supreme Court. In 1996, accused of peddling access to the Oval Office...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110106/sta_20061101022.shtml
News
Scalia's violent video game opinion pushes parents' buttons

...playing 'Mortal Kombat.' But these cultural and intellectual differences are not constitutional ones." Justice Clarence Thomas in dissent said, "'The freedom of speech,' as originally understood, does not include a right to speak to minors...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2011-07-04/scalias-violent-video-game-opinion-pu
Opinion
2nd Amendment Gun rights and Chicago's ban

...liberty or property" without due process of law. That is the traditional way rights have been incorporated. Justice Clarence Thomas focused on a different provision in the amendment prohibiting states from abridging the "privileges or immunities...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/063010/opi_663481640.shtml
opinion

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