Supreme Court

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

Gambling, Betting, Casinos

Mass. High Court Hears Arguments In Casino Case

Both sides in the casino gambling debate are encouraged by the questions asked by Massachusetts supreme court justices in a case centered on a proposed voter referendum repealing the state’s 2011 casino law.

05/05/2014

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No-Warrant Cellphone Searches Before Supreme Court

A Boston drug case has U.S. Supreme Court Justices discussing whether police should be able to search a suspect’s cell phone without a warrant.

04/29/2014

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