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A vote away from women's repression

...weren't powerful enough. In striking down the Nebraska ban on so-called ``partial-birth abortion,'' Justice Stephen Breyer wrote directly, graphically, and to the point. The law didn't take into account the health of the woman. It...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070500/Ope_goodman.html
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...weren't powerful enough. In striking down the Nebraska ban on so-called ``partial-birth abortion,'' Justice Stephen Breyer wrote directly, graphically, and to the point. The law didn't take into account the health of the woman. It threatened...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070500/Ope_goodman.shtml
No wonder it's, like, called the high court and stuff

...particular person had whispered to his next-door neighbor, 'Bong Hits 4 Jesus, heh, heh, heh,' " contributed Stephen Breyer. "What if the sign said, 'Bong Hits Should be Legal'?" queried John Paul Stevens. Anthony Kennedy got really...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032107/sta_20070321026.shtml
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Justices skeptical of law dealing in 'honest services'

...person to know what is being made illegal. "Perhaps there are 150 million workers in the United States," Justice Stephen Breyer told the government lawyer defending the law. "I think possibly 140 (million) of them would flunk your test...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121009/sta_534186806.shtml
Outside editorial: Bong goes the court in free-speech ruling

...recognized student political speech with its 1969 decision, Tinker v. Des Moines (Iowa) School District. Justice Stephen Breyer, while siding with the majority, asserts that Frederick and his bong-hits banner make for an inadequate foundation...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062707/opi_20070627009.shtml
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Outside editorial: Protecting kids from violent video games parents' responsibility

...Violent images can be just as offensive as pornography, particularly in the vivid detail video games allow. Justice Stephen Breyer, in his dissent, focuses on that absurdity. "What sense does it make to forbid selling to a 13-year-old boy...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2011-06-29/outside-editorial-protecting-kids-vio
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Mayor to testify for Supreme Court nominee

...Ginsburg declined to answer senators' questions 55 times at her Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing, while Justice Stephen Breyer declined to answer questions 18 times. Conservative group Progress for America is running a television advertisement...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090205/loc_20050902034.shtml
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High court strikes down Valdez tax on oil tankers

...ConocoPhillips has paid the tax under protest for several years while pushing legal arguments to kill it. Justice Stephen Breyer, in his majority opinion, said the tax violates the Constitution's "tonnage clause" - one of several provisions...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061609/sta_451477705.shtml
Coeur Alaska wins Supreme Court case

...minority. Justices Clarence Thomas, Samuel Alito and Chief Justice John Roberts backed Kennedy. Anthonin Scalia and Stephen Breyer wrote their own concurring opinions. Lower Slate Lake's future Justices on both sides also assessed Lower Slate...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062309/loc_453703862.shtml
Scalia's violent video game opinion pushes parents' buttons

...made criminal to admit a person under 18 to church, or to give a person under 18 a religious tract. ..." Justice Stephen Breyer, who's far more nuanced than the "liberal" label usually slapped on him, also dissented. He said the First...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2011-07-04/scalias-violent-video-game-opinion-pu
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