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Supreme Court Rules Customers Can Sue Electricity Companies For Price-Fixing During CA Energy Crisis

The Supreme Court says a group of energy companies can be sued under state antitrust laws for illegally manipulating natural gas prices more than a decade ago during California’s energy crisis.

04/21/2015

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San Jose Files Petition With U.S. Supreme Court In Antitrust Case Against MLB

San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo acknowledges that just getting the Supreme Court to hear the case is a longshot, but he remains hopeful.

04/15/2015

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Lawsuit Challenging New Jersey Ban On Gay Conversion Therapy Dismissed

A judge’s decision to dismiss a lawsuit challenging New Jersey’s ban on gay conversion therapy was upheld Monday by a federal appeals court.

04/13/2015

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U.S. Supreme Court Won’t Hear Challenge To Morgan Hill School’s American Flag Ban

The United States Supreme Court has denied an appeal from former Morgan Hill high school students who were ordered to turn their American flag tee-shirts inside out during Cinco de Mayo celebration at their school in 2010.

03/30/2015

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Supreme Court Mulls Disability Law’s Effect On Mentally Ill Suspects In 2008 SFPD Shooting Of Schizophrenic Woman

The Supreme Court is considering whether the Americans With Disabilities Act requires police to take special precautions when trying to arrest armed and violent suspects who are mentally ill.

03/23/2015

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Bay Area Businesses Among 379 Pushing Supreme Court To Declare Same-Sex Marriage Constitutional Right

Bay Area businesses ranging from the San Francisco Giants to Silicon Valley firms such as Google Inc. and Facebook Inc. are among 379 companies that asked the U.S. Supreme Court Thursday to declare a constitutional right to same-sex marriage.

03/05/2015

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Arguments In Supreme Court Same-Sex Marriage Cases Available On Same-Day Audio Recordings

The Supreme Court will hear arguments over same-sex marriage on April 28 and make audio of the proceedings available later that day.

03/05/2015

U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts, with Justices, Anthony Kennedy, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan listen as U.S. President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union speech before members of Congress in the House chamber of the U.S. Capitol on January 20, 2015 in Washington, DC. Obama presented a broad agenda including attempts to address income inequality and making it easier for Americans to afford college education and child care. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Justice Ginsburg Tipsy On Napa Wine During State Of The Union Nap

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is blaming the irresistible draw of California wine for her apparent nap during President Barack Obama’s State of the Union Address last month.

02/13/2015

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Justice Thomas Claims Alabama Ruling Signals U.S. Supreme Court Support For Same-Sex Marriage

Justice Clarence Thomas is criticizing his Supreme Court colleagues for refusing to block same-sex marriage in Alabama until the court resolves the issue nationwide in a few months.

02/09/2015

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US Supreme Court To Decide Same-Sex Marriage Issue This Term

Setting the stage for a potentially historic ruling, the Supreme Court says it will decide whether same-sex couples nationwide have a right to marry under the Constitution.

01/16/2015

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