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...years, although the building that housed it still stands.Bouie's conviction was ultimately overturned by the U.S. Supreme Court, which ruled it was illegal to charge people with trespassing without prior warning. More than 50 years later...
Controversial anti-gay church founder in care facility and laws in numerous states limiting picketing at funerals. But in a major free-speech ruling in 2011, the U.S. Supreme Court held that the church and its members couldn't be sued for monetary damages for inflicting pain on grieving families...
What others say: A convincing argument has yet to be made for allowing firearms on campus

...allowed limits to be placed on some rights, including those of the Second Amendment. The majority opinion of the U.S. Supreme Court in the oft-cited handgun case of District of Columbia v. Heller from 2008 says as much. The opinion, written...
Senate minority leader says gay marriage inevitable

...are closed," he said.Over the last year, the U.S. Supreme Court has struck down a provision of the federal Defense...efforts to fight it.French said he believed the U.S. Supreme Court would ultimately take up the issue and find denying...
Senator proposes striking same-sex marriage ban

...act or we wait for a federal U.S. Supreme Court decision, this is happening...woman.In the past year, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a provision of...appellate courts and perhaps the U.S. Supreme Court, which he expected would...
Alaskan reaction to Supreme Court ruling

...At the state level, we have begun reviewing the U.S. Supreme Court's 193 page decision to determine how other provisions...state Medicaid expansion, have been affected by the U.S. Supreme Court decision. Alaska can then determine the best approach...
Democrats propose Medicaid expansion

...attract Republican support.Democrats said the proposal would extend coverage to about 40,000 Alaskans.The U.S. Supreme Court, in upholding most of the federal health care law in 2012, also held that states cannot lose existing Medicaid...
Bob Franken: Of closets and lockers of the land" and no lesser jurisdiction can undermine its core principles. Appropriately, it will be the U.S. Supreme Court that decides this one, but let's be honest: The justices are just fallible human beings whose rulings are clouded...
What others say: The great plate debate

...started drawing mustaches and frowns on the plates. The state did a redesign at a cost of $3.5 million.The U.S. Supreme Court has given the OK to alter the appearance of a license plate as long as the numbers and tags are displayed as directed...
What are the implications of the Kensington ruling?

The U.S. Supreme Court has just ruled it's "legal" to allow the Kensington gold mine...Corps of Engineers for permitting this action, and shame on the U.S. Supreme Court for its stamp of approval. But even more telling was a quote from...


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