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Confirm Samuel Alito

Samuel Alito has served honorably as a federal appeals court judge for 15 years, earning the respect and accolades of his peers regardless...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/13/edi_42752.shtml
Editorials
'A victory for freedom'

...can't be forced to pay for women's birth control under the Obamacare law.The 5-4 opinion, written by Justice Samuel Alito, held that imposing the contraceptive mandate on closely held corporations violates the Religious Freedom Restoration...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-06-30/victory-freedom
Court is paternalistic

...decision to one of the women justices. Since none of them agreed with the decision, it was written by a man, Justice Samuel Alito. I strongly fault the chief justice to allow this abomination. He should have required a decision that at least one...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-06/court-paternalistic
Can't make employers cover contraception, Supreme Court says

...sliver of the law, Roberts sided with the four justices who would have struck down the law in its entirety. Justice Samuel Alito wrote the majority opinion. The court's four liberal justices dissented. The court stressed that its ruling applies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-30/cant-make-employers-cover-co
Supreme Court rebukes EPA, but mainly leaves intact program to deal with carbon emissions

...percent of greenhouse 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-23/supreme-court-rebukes-epa-
A restoration of rights

...found that mandatory union fees violated the workers' First Amendment rights because it compelled them, as Justice Samuel Alito wrote for the majority, "to subsidize speech on matters of public concern by a union that they do not wish to join...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-07/restoration-rights
Supreme Court rules against Internet startup Aereo in copyright fight with broadcasters

...This sends a 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-25/supreme-court-rules-agains
Supreme Court limits lawsuits over frequent flier programs, rules against Minnesota rabbi

...of the airline industry in 1978 prohibits lawsuits like the one filed by Ginsberg.Writing for the court, Justice Samuel Alito said the frequent flier program is clearly connected to the airline's prices, covered under the Airline Deregulation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-02/supreme-court-limits-lawsu
Supreme Court struggles with companies' religious objections to law's birth control coverage

...If you say they can't even get their day in court, you're saying something pretty, pretty strong," Justice Samuel Alito said.Some of the nearly 50 businesses that have sued over covering contraceptives object to paying for all forms of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-25/supreme-court-struggles-co
Supreme Court ruling favors prayer at council meetings

...Kennedy and his four colleagues in 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-05-06/supreme-court-ruling-favors-prayer-