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Protesters demonstrated against the Hobby Lobby decision on Saturday in Seekonk. (WPRI-TV)

Protesters Outside Seekonk, Mass. Hobby Lobby Store Call For Boycott

Protesters from southern New England have rallied outside Hobby Lobby Inc. store in Seekonk to protest a U.S. Supreme Court decision that organizers say reduces access to reproductive health services and birth control.

07/12/2014

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U.S. Supreme Exempts Businesses From Contraception Mandate

A divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that some companies with religious objections can avoid the contraceptives requirement in President Obama’s health care overhaul, the first time the high court has declared that businesses can hold religious views under federal law.

07/02/2014

The U.S. Supreme Court.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: Contraception Ruling Prompts Idiotic Rhetoric On Both Sides

If you take the time to read both the Supreme Court’s ruling on contraception coverage for workers and the dissenting opinion, you will see that this was a narrowly-focused, sober, complicated adjudication of a complex case.

07/01/2014

DAILY TALKER

Daily Talker: Do You Agree With The Supreme Court Birth Control Decision?

The White House says women’s health will be jeopardized by a Supreme Court decision that allows corporations with religious objections to opt out of a requirement that they cover contraceptives.

White House spokesman Josh Earnest said Monday that women should make personal health decisions for themselves, and that the Obama administration is looking into how many women could be affected by the decision. He said Congress should take action to assist women affected by the decision.

07/01/2014

The U.S. Supreme Court.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Supreme Court: Gov’t. Can’t Make Employers Cover Contraception For Women

The Supreme Court says corporations can hold religious objections that allow them to opt out of the new health law requirement that they cover contraceptives for women.

06/30/2014

The buffer zone in yellow outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in Boston. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Supreme Court’s Buffer Zone Ruling Takes Aim At Legislature

There’s a message for state legislators in yesterday’s Supreme Court decision discarding the Massachusetts abortion-clinic buffer-zone law as unconstitutional.

06/27/2014

MJ and Aaron Gouveia (WBZ-TV)

Norton Couple Targeted By Protesters Is Heartbroken Over Buffer Zone Ruling

It’s been four years, but MJ and Aaron Gouveia can still hear the protesters’ screams.

06/26/2014

The buffer zone in yellow outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in Boston. (WBZ-TV)

U.S. Supreme Court Strikes Down Mass. Abortion Buffer Zone Law

The United States Supreme Court has struck down the Massachusetts buffer zone law that excluded protesters outside abortion clinics.

06/26/2014

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Supreme Court Requires Warrant For Cellphone Searches

Previously, police did not need a warrant to search a suspect’s cellphone.

06/25/2014

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SCOTUS: Aereo Violates Broadcasters’ Copyrights

The Supreme Court squashed Aereo’s plans in a 6-3 vote.

06/25/2014

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