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Robert Reich on backing Bernie Sanders, dating Hillary Clinton, and making policy viral on Facebook

Vox - ‎21 hours ago‎
Reich has a stunningly impressive CV - Rhodes scholar, assistant to US Solicitor General Robert Bork, director of policy planning at the Federal Trade Commission under President Jimmy Carter, co-founder of the American Prospect - and we had no ...
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HBO 'Borks' Supreme Court Justice Thomas

Wall Street Journal - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
Here is how James Reston of the New York Times quoted Kennedy's comments: ''Robert Bork's America is a land in which women would be forced into back-alley abortions, blacks would sit at segregated lunch counters, rogue police could break down ...
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First Circuit Opens New World of Potential Liability for Video Producers

Lexology (registration) - ‎May 5, 2016‎
You may be too young for this to have been a big thing to you, but almost 30 years ago, D.C. Circuit Judge Robert Bork was nominated to the Supreme Court, and Washington, D.C.
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USA Today Suffers Setback in Dispute Targeting Video Privacy of Newspaper's App

Hollywood Reporter - ‎May 2, 2016‎
There's some life left in the Video Privacy Protection Act, the federal law enacted in the 1980s after the Washington Post published a list of videos rented by then-Supreme Court nominee Robert Bork. On Friday, the 1st Circuit Court of Appeals bucked a ...

No Phony Truces in the Battle to Block Most Anti-Life, Liberal Court in a Generation

Catholic Online - ‎May 1, 2016‎
While much of our attention is on the Presidential race, the looming battle over a Supreme Court nomination merits no less attention.
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Former Bush Lawyer Should Just Switch Parties

Daily Caller - ‎May 2, 2016‎
After brutal, dishonest, partisan attacks on Republican Supreme Court nominees Robert Bork and Clarence Thomas, Republicans called a truce and overwhelming (almost unanimously) confirmed both of President Bill Clinton's nominees to the Supreme ...

Hill-Mail - LB In The Middle East - ‎20 hours ago‎
I guess it was because of the board had and it's and it's something to do with selves always always blame the women well. So what do you think it was like oh yeah something like that yeah.
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Merrick Garland really is anti-gun: Column

USA TODAY - ‎May 1, 2016‎
I was general counsel to the Senate Steering Committee - the Senate's conservative Republican caucus - during the Bork nomination.

The problem with Ted Cruz

The Hill (blog) - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
Even hardcore conservatives still stewing over the shabby defenestration of Robert Bork find Cruz cloying and unctuous. Leading conservatives who publicly support Cruz's presidential campaign groan in private when he starts talking.
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Friend remembers Conrad Burns

KPAX-TV - ‎May 1, 2016‎
He said Burns was overwhelmed with the presence, intellect and insight of the late Robert Bork, a U.S. Appeals Court judge nominated by President Reagan for the U.S.

Courts crisis grows even worse

The Times and Democrat - ‎Apr 30, 2016‎
Almost none of the “erotic liberty” cases that have cleared (Romer, Lawrence, Windsor, Obergefell) would have passed had Robert Bork been approved nearly 30 years ago. The power of Sen. Kennedy, Sen. Byrd, and then-Sen. Biden made for a historic ...

The Cult of Sore Losers

New York Times - ‎Apr 26, 2016‎
But an epoch of unrelieved mutual suspicion between competitors - and especially between Republicans and Democrats - took hold somewhere on a timeline that runs through Watergate; the confirmation hearings of Robert Bork and Clarence Thomas; the ...
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Gov. Scott Walker's second chance at a Wisconsin Supreme Court appointment is a consequential one, analysts say - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice David Prosser speaks with supporters of Wisconsin Supreme Court candidate Rebecca Bradley during an election night party at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Wauwatosa on April 5. Prosser announced Wednesday he will retire ...
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1.2 million foreigners crowd US schools

Talk Media News - ‎May 2, 2016‎
... dismissal of a lawsuit on grounds that a person who does not pay for a “subscription” isn't entitled to the privacy provisions of the 1988 Video Privacy Protection Act.
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The Republicans' Rash Rejection of Merrick Garland

Harvard Political Review - ‎Apr 24, 2016‎
Political battles over who will take a seat on the Supreme Court can be traced back to leftist opposition against Robert Bork, whom Reagan nominated, but failed to win the Senate vote. Yet the extent of conservative backlash following Merrick Garland's ...

Gregory Peck: born to play the hero

Irish Independent - ‎Apr 23, 2016‎
And in 1987, he would vehemently and successfully oppose Reagan's nomination of an ultra-conservative judge called Robert Bork to the Supreme Court. Peck's stiff-upper-lipped decency began to seem old-fashioned in the 1960s, and as he entered his 50s ...

The era of sore losers

Rutland Herald - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
But an epoch of unrelieved mutual suspicion between competitors - and especially between Republicans and Democrats - took hold somewhere on a timeline that runs through Watergate; the confirmation hearings of Robert Bork and Clarence Thomas; the ...

Library Activities Week of 6-2-2016 - ‎May 2, 2016‎
In memory of Shirley J. Aubel from the Wilson Insurance Group Inc. In memory of Leah Schill Bork from Elaine Mack Bluedorn, and from Jane and Al Kocher.
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Phil Knight worries USA is losing entrepreneurial edge - ‎Apr 26, 2016‎
Number Two: John Bork. Number Three: Geoff Hollister. Number Four: Bob Woodell, a long-jumper on Bowerman's team who had been confined to a wheelchair since the collapse of a float in a parade crushed his vertebrae.

Cañon City High School Honor Roll

Canon City Daily Record - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
... Riley Russell, Harley Smith, Spencer Smith, Elizabeth Tritz, Elizabeth Walker, Leeann Widick, Rhys Willard, Brendan Young, Christopher Ball, Ciarra Bork, Makayla Breunig, Kaleb Crossman, Julie Easter, Joseph Hamilton, Cheyenne Hill, Sydney ...