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Resistance to gay marriages travels a well-worn path

...license. But she was white and he was black, and a county judge turned them away.Two months earlier, the United States Supreme Court had struck down laws across the country forbidding interracial marriages, and the waves of resistance that...
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My Turn: The nuts and bolts of the Affordable Care Act are loose

This past Thursday the United States Supreme Court released its decision in the second of two cases questioning the legality and validity of the 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable...
Day after SCOTUS ruling, longtime Juneau partners wed

Social media exploded with posts and hashtags Friday morning: After decades of national debate, the U.S. Supreme Court had decided that state bans on same-sex marriage are unconstitutional.
State | Local
Juneau archives facility to be named for Tlingit hero

...Tlingit land was an unconstitutional taking. The United States Supreme Court ruled against the Pauls and upheld that the confiscation...Tee-Hit-Ton v. United States case before the United States Supreme Court, Paul set the course for the resolution of Alaska...
Text of Gov. Parnell's address

...and don't get to under our Constitution.Since Alaska's constitutional provision was put in place, the United States Supreme Court has affirmed a parent's right to make these choices under what they call the "private choice test."The...
State | AK legislature
State workers have rights to picket

...Note: There is a period at the end of that sentence. In Thornhill v. Alabama, 310 U.S. 88 (1940), the United States Supreme Court held that orderly union picketing informing the public of issues is protected by the constitutional freedom...
Vote to regain world's respect that he lacks the depth of intellect or understanding to hold the job given him by his brother and the United States Supreme Court. Early on in the speech Bush stated, "We know that dictators are quick to choose aggression, while free...
My turn: Constitution, law behind Sealaska's hiring policies

...United States and Native Americans. Further, the United States Supreme Court has concluded that this federal law is permitted...Alaska Native shareholder employment needs. The United States Supreme Court has concluded that this federal law is permitted...
Updated: Panel looks at 2nd priority for urban subsistence users

...chief executive of a state has the right to make decisions on litigation, on what will and will not go to the United States Supreme Court," Botelho said. "Katie John is decided; it's over with. It's time to move on." Bill McAllister can...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...may want to do that, of course. But as a matter of law they sure don't have to. In a case decided by the United States Supreme Court in 1981, coal companies challenged the Montana Coal Severance Tax on the grounds that the amount collected...


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