Supreme Court rebukes EPA, but mainly leaves intact program to deal with carbon emissions

...gases from plants, and will be able to regulate 83 percent of emissions under the ruling.Justices Samuel Alito and Clarence Thomas said they would go farther and bar all regulation of greenhouse gases under the permitting program.The EPA called...

Supreme Court rules against Internet startup Aereo in copyright fight with broadcasters

...chilling message to the technology industry," Kanojia said in a statement.Justices Antonin Scalia, Samuel Alito and Clarence Thomas dissented. Scalia said he shares the majority's feeling that what Aereo is doing "ought not to be allowed...

Clarence Thomas is a hypocrite

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas received the benefits of the civil-rights movement...with what little bit she had. It did not matter to Clarence Thomas that a promotion would provide the extra funds to...

Clarence Thomas celebrates tiny Georgia hometown

...POINT, Ga. -- With a powerful and poignant mixture of preaching and preservation, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas and the community of Pin Point celebrated the unveiling of a historical marker and the dedication of a heritage museum...

Supreme Court seems open to toughening standards for class-action securities fraud cases

...misleading statements have on a company's stock price.Four Supreme Court conservative justices ? Antonin Scalia, Clarence Thomas, Anthony Kennedy and Samuel Alito ? said in a ruling last year that they were willing to reconsider the Basic decision...

The freedom to think differently

...shake off progressive dogma long enough to just consider such ideas.As black conservative Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas noted while dedicating the new courthouse here three years ago, "though the libraries and schools are no longer...

Supreme Court ruling favors prayer at council meetings

...the majority all are Catholic.They are: Chief Justice John Roberts and Justices Samuel Alito, Antonin Scalia and Clarence Thomas.Kagan was joined by Justices Stephen Breyer, Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor. Of the four, three are...

Invitation doesn't sit well with all

...U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas has agreed to attend the dedication...I feel Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas' judicial philosophy contradicts...John Ruffin more than to have Clarence Thomas speak for this occasion," he...

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Library gift sparks naming controversy

...controversial Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas without creating a controversy...Carnegie after him is unsettling. "Clarence Thomas has never cared anything about...If they want to get mad about Clarence Thomas then they need to come up with...

Choice of guest speaker still questioned by some

Some Augustans consider Justice Clarence Thomas' visit an honor; others, a travesty."We're...the black community."I feel Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas' judicial philosophy contradicts Judge Ruffin's...