Juneau judge tries again for Alaska Supreme Court

...honor of serving on the Alaska Supreme Court.The capital city justice," he said.On the Alaska Supreme Court, he would be one of five decision-makers...Carpeneti's retirement in 2012, the Supreme Court has been without a representative...
Pro-Walker group accused of 'sanitizing' campaign contributions

...Any ambiguity in the process can be attributed to the Citizens United decision in 2010. That ruling of the U.S. Supreme Court struck down limits on corporate and union spending on elections.
Backlash over Mormon LGBT rule spreads among faithful gay marriage and provide clarity to lay leaders around the globe asking questions after last summer's U.S. Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriages. The revisions also allow children of gay parents the chance to mature before...
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Alaska Editorial: Sturgeon case vital for Alaska's sovereignty

...considered brief. It is now in the hands of the U.S. Supreme Court.The lawsuit's central contention is this: Mr...others appears strong.Now the matter will be for the Supreme Court to decide. The outcome of the appeal will, regardless...
Today is Sports History for Nov. 9

...1946 - Notre Dame fights to a 0-0 tie with Army to snap the Cadets' 26-game winning streak.1953 - The U.S. Supreme Court rules 7-2 that baseball is not subject to antitrust laws, maintaining the game is a sport, not a business.1957...
Alaska appeals abortion funding decision

...The state filed a notice of appeal with the Alaska Supreme Court on Friday.Senior Assistant Attorney General Stuart...situations where state laws are challenged.The Alaska Supreme Court has previously held that the state must pay for medically...
Salt Lake close to electing first openly gay mayor

...among the first in a string of similar rulings across the United States that eventually paved the way for the U.S. Supreme Court to declare gay marriages legal across the nation.Earlier this year, a Mormon-backed Utah law was passed that provided...
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GOP wins Kentucky guv's race in top state election

...interest groups seeking to influence the courts. Tuesday's election to fill three open seats on the Pennsylvania Supreme Court was the latest judicial contest to attract heavy attention and spending.Campaign contributors poured at least $11...
Nation and World
Supreme Court troubled by DA's rejection of black jurors

WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court signaled support Monday for a black...ever going to see" of rules the Supreme Court laid out in 1986 to prevent racial...Foster could win a new trial if the Supreme Court rules his way. The discussion Monday...
Nation and World
Letter: Get money out of politics by executive order

The inexplicable U.S. Supreme Court decisions on Citizens United and McClutcheon are turning our nation into a deadly circus farce. Barring any social reason from...


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