Supreme Court http://apr.org en Justice Scalia Disputes Accuracy Of 'Leak' http://apr.org/post/justice-scalia-disputes-accuracy-leak Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, influential conservative and pugilistic dissenter, is challenging everything from a recent leak about Supreme Court deliberations, to conventional wisdom about the court and its history.<p>In a new book co-authored with Bryan Garner, Scalia spells out his judicial philosophy, and on Tuesday, the always voluble, charming and combative justice sat for a wide-ranging interview — about the book, his relationships on the court, and the recent leak alleging anger among the justices over the recent health care decision.<p>First, the leak. Wed, 25 Jul 2012 08:44:00 +0000 Nina Totenberg 15123 at http://apr.org Justice Scalia Disputes Accuracy Of 'Leak' The Nation: Threats In The Health Care Ruling http://apr.org/post/nation-threats-health-care-ruling <em>Aziz Huq is an assistant professor at the University of Chicago Law School, and previously litigated national security cases at the Brennan Center for Justice</em><p>The Supreme Court's decision in <em>National Federation of Independent Business v. Sebelius</em> — the healthcare cases — was a tremendous political victory for the Obama administration and, more importantly, the tens of thousands of Americans who will be saved from illness and death by the law. Mon, 02 Jul 2012 13:54:21 +0000 Aziz HuqNPR 13968 at http://apr.org The Nation: Threats In The Health Care Ruling Some Alabama boards not following immigration law http://apr.org/post/some-alabama-boards-not-following-immigration-law <p><b><font face="Arial">Some state regulatory boards aren&#39;t abiding by a requirement in Alabama&#39;s new immigration law that they check the legal residency of people getting licenses to do business in the state.</font></b></p><p><b><font face="Arial">The state Examiners of Public Accounts issued reports saying the Alabama Home Builders Licensure Board and the Alabama Manufactured Housing Commission have ``not taken action to comply with state law that requires its licensees to be either United States citizens or lawfully present in the United States.&#39;&#39;</font></b></p> Thu, 28 Jun 2012 23:04:50 +0000 Associated Press 13814 at http://apr.org Governor Bentley disappointed with health care ruling http://apr.org/post/governor-bentley-disappointed-health-care-ruling <p><b><font face="Arial">Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley says he is ``deeply disappointed&#39;&#39; with the U.S. Supreme Court ruling upholding much of the federal health care legislation.</font></b></p><p><b><font face="Arial">Bentley issued a statement shortly after the Supreme Court&#39;s health care ruling was announced saying that the health care act created more regulation and bureaucracy.</font></b></p><p><b><font face="Arial">Bentley calls the health care act the worst legislation to come out of Congress. He says the legislation must be repealed.</font></b></p> Thu, 28 Jun 2012 22:57:09 +0000 Associated Press 13811 at http://apr.org Great Supreme Court Coverage http://apr.org/post/great-supreme-court-coverage <p>This week NPR offers extensive coverage of the upcoming Supreme Court arguments&nbsp;challenging President Obama&#39;s health care overhaul law. Find brief descriptions of the scheduled arguments <a data-mce-="" href="http://www.elabs6.com/c.html?rtr=on&amp;s=7cn4d,xxui,2v8h,8lf,blv9,9ixb,19qc&amp;MLM_MID=1583514&amp;MLM_UNIQUEID=6c80f0e784" target="_blank"><u><font color="#0000ff">here</font></u></a>.<span style="display: none">&nbsp;</span></p> Wed, 21 Mar 2012 21:13:00 +0000 Jackie Howell 14527 at http://apr.org Great Supreme Court Coverage