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Decision analysis: Authorizing, while limiting, review of the #EEOC efforts to conciliate - http://ow.ly/MsegK
Julie Goldscheid is a Professor at CUNY School of Law. On Wednesday, the Court issued its unanimous decision, written by Justice Elena Kagan, in Mach Mining, L.L.C. v. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. As discussed in more detail in my argument preview and analysis, the case raised the que
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Supreme Court Clerk Remembers First Same-Sex Marriage Case: Michel LaFond, law clerk to Justice Harry Blackmun, wrote a memo dismissing the first case of same-sex marriage before the Supreme Court, in 1972, concluding that it should be dismissed “for want of a substantial federal question.” #LGBT
Michel LaFond, a law clerk to Justice Harry Blackmun, wrote memo dismissing 1972 petition
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Cornell University visiting law professor Joseph Margulies discusses the tense situation between the police and the community in Baltimore and argues that meaningful reform is on the horizon.
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New #ACLU Cellphone App Automatically Preserves Video of Police Encounters: Even if the cops seize a phone and destroy it, the video will be saved.
Even if the cops seize a phone and destroy it, the video will be saved.
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10 Facts About International Workers' Day: Many people, especially in the U.S., do not know this international holiday originated there as May Day, but it is now celebrated as Labor Day. #MayDay
Many people, especially in the U.S., do not know this international holiday originated there as May Day, but it is now celebrated as Labor Day.  
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9th Circuit OKs city's ban on holiday displays, says 'heckler's veto' doctrine doesn't apply - http://ow.ly/Mse5e #freespeech
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California #charities must disclose major donors, court rules - http://ow.ly/MsdSF
California may require charities that raise money in the state to disclose the names of major contributors, a federal appeals court decided Friday.
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Christie's Camp Mobilizes to Salvage White House Hopes: As the federal indictments for the lane closings on the George Washington Bridge were announced, Gov. Chris Christie and his aides were reaching out to donors and supporters. #politics
As the federal indictments for the lane closings on the George Washington Bridge were announced, Gov. Chris Christie and his aides were reaching out to donors and supporters.
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In Race for #Medicare Dollars, Nursing Home Care May Lag - http://ow.ly/Mp723
Some facilities trying to attract higher-paying Medicare patients are not up to the challenge of providing the needed care; others are shunning Medicaid patients.
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For San Francisco's 'Phone Number Guy,' every digit has its price: A spokesman for the Federal Communications Commission, which regulates phone numbers, said no one owns them and that Phone Number Guy might be getting an unwanted call of its own from #FCC enforcers.

“Numbers are not for sale,” said spokesman Mark Wigfield. “There are rules about this.”
For some reason, a phone number with the classic 415 at the helm is worth having, and people are willing to pay extra to get one. The San Francisco company that leads the market in peddling vanity phone numbers is Phone Number Guy, and its website lists up-for-grabs 415 numbers and their sticker price as if they were cans of corn in the supermarket. A spokesman for the Federal Communications Commission, which regulates phone numbers, said no on...
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George Washington law professor and economist Neil Buchanan evaluates a recent report issued by the majority staff on the tax-writing Ways and Means Committee. Buchanan argues that the report illustrates Republicans’ attempts to claim not only that the IRS’s mistakes are entirely unconnected to its shrinking budget, but also that the IRS is consciously trying to make matters worse.
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