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2013-09-19 08:34:38

HERNDON, Va., Sept. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) today announced that U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonin Scalia will headline the organization's Titans breakfast event on Sept. 25, 2013, from 7 - 9:15 a.m. at The Ritz Carlton, Tysons Corner in McLean, Va. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20071106/DC06626LOGO) During the event, Justice Scalia will discuss major constitutional issues. In addition, attendees will learn the...

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...

2012-10-16 19:20:34

BELLEVUE, Wash., Oct. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Monday's high-profile prodding by retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens for Congress to do something, and for presidential candidates to say something, about gun control proves the importance of who is in the White House and the U.S. Senate to make and confirm high court nominations, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said today. Reuters reported that the retired justice was the speaker at...

2012-06-15 02:24:41

EAGAN, Minn., June 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Best-selling authors and "textualist" authorities Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia and Bryan A. Garner have released their seminal treatise on deriving the meaning of authoritative texts: Reading Law: The Legal Interpretation of Texts, published by Thomson Reuters. The publication of this book is momentous: it's the first publication by a Supreme Court Justice in more than 140 years detailing a fully elaborated philosophy of judicial decision...

2012-02-02 07:37:00

AKRON, Ohio, Feb. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "After a 43 year absence, the U.S. Supreme Court restored property rights to Fourth Amendment jurisprudence," declared Jim Babka, President of the Downsize DC Foundation. In the case of Antoine Jones v. United States, the high court ruled 9-0 that it was illegal to attach a GPS tracking device to Mr. Jones' vehicle, without a warrant. "But what caught our attention, was the majority decision, written by Justice Scalia and signed...

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...

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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...

2009-04-28 17:02:00

WASHINGTON, April 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Family Research Council President Tony Perkins released the following statement after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the Federal Communications Commission's policy change on "fleeting expletives" used on broadcast TV during primetime: (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080930/FRCLOGO ) "Today's Supreme Court ruling sends an unmistakable message to broadcasters: If you foul the public airwaves, you face the fine. "In his opinion,...