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Biotech Firm Loses Supreme Court Fight To Patent Human Genes
2013-06-13 12:24:31

A Salt Lake City, Utah-based genetics firm has lost a battle in court to keep a patent on naturally-occurring human genes.

2011-06-29 18:36:00

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Even though the Supreme Court voted 7-2 to overturn a California law that would ban the sale of violent video games to minors, there is growing sentiment among parents and legislators that something needs to be done to protect children from exposure to these disturbing images and experiences.

2010-11-22 22:36:00

ATLANTA, Nov. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On November 18, Justice Clarence Thomas may have signaled how he will vote on actions filed by William M.

2010-09-29 13:58:00

IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The following is being issued by University of California, Irvine School of Law: "Our Constitution depends on the courts to keep it alive; we all depend on Erwin Chemerinsky to remind us why that is so important.

2010-06-01 04:20:00

EAGAN, Minn., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly two-thirds of Americans cannot name any members of the U.S. Supreme Court, according to a new national survey by FindLaw.com (http://www.findlaw.com), the most popular legal information website.

2010-02-01 14:23:00

Conservative Legal Expert Names Ed Meese as Honorary Campaign Chair; Schubert Flint Public Affairs as Campaign Strategists SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb.

2009-03-30 08:00:00

WASHINGTON, March 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas will deliver the keynote address at the 2008-2009 Being an American Essay Contest Awards Gala on Tuesday, March 31, 2009, at the Renaissance Washington, DC Hotel.

2009-03-04 14:47:00

WASHINGTON, March 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Supreme Court in a 6-3 decision upheld a Vermont jury's decision that Diana Levine, the plaintiff in the Supreme Court case Wyeth v.

2008-11-05 06:00:13

By Joan Biskupic WASHINGTON -- In the staid red velvet, white marble setting of the Supreme Court, the justices talked about dirty words Tuesday -- but used none.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.