Latest Antonin Scalia Stories

Aereo Streaming Service Loses To TV Broadcasters In Court Ruling
2014-06-25 12:42:22

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In what is being called a major victory for television broadcasters, the Supreme Court ruled against the video-streaming service Aereo, 6-to-3. The company has been using tiny antennas, a modern take on old-fashioned “rabbit ears,” to stream broadcast television to its subscribers over the Internet. The court ruled that this practice constituted a public performance of copyrighted material – which goes against US regulations....

Supreme Court Defers To FCC On Cell Tower Building
2013-05-20 15:49:20

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The Supreme Court today ruled that the FCC is allowed to speed along to the production of new wireless towers if things get mired in red tape or other hassles. Following a 6-3 victory, the Supreme Court also said they´ll defer to the FCC when it comes to laws pertaining to the FCC and their jurisdiction. This move not only gives the Supreme Court another federal body to look to when determining cases involving ambiguous...

2010-12-08 00:00:42

Supreme Court Justice to provide opening remarks at first Administrative Conference plenary in 15 years Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) December 7, 2010 Paul R. Verkuil, ACUS Chairman, today announced the 53rd Plenary Session of the Administrative Conference of the United States will be held December 9-10, 2010 at the National Archives. Justice Antonin J. Scalia will swear-in the membership and provide opening remarks while Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) will close the program with a keynote...

2009-08-10 04:20:00

NEWPORT, Ky., Aug. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Already one of the most recognized figures throughout Greater Cincinnati, Cincy Chic publisher Amy Storer-Scalia has tapped Greater Cincinnati's largest public relations firm, Eisen Marketing Group, to help position her and her leading online women's publication on an even larger scale. EMG president Rodger Roeser explains that the multi-faceted program will continue to focus on promoting much of the Cincinnati based programming and event work the...

2009-07-30 14:57:00

WASHINGTON, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- A recent Supreme Court ruling has raised questions as to whether technicians who calibrate photo enforcement cameras or perform back-room processing can be required to testify if the accused violators challenge the citations in court. The Melendez-Diaz v. Massachusetts ruling, issued June 25, said a defendant has the right to cross-examine the experts who prepared crime lab reports. In the majority opinion, Justice Antonin Scalia said technicians who...

2009-05-01 12:05:00

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia says a New York college professor should not have made him the focus of a student assignment on privacy. Scalia criticized Fordham University law school Professor Joel Reidenberg for having groups of his students create dossiers on the Supreme Court justice filled with as much personal information they could find, ABC reported Friday. It is not a rare phenomenon that what is legal may also be quite irresponsible. That appears in the First Amendment...

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