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Tag Archives: Federalist Society

Federalist Society hosts judge

The Rochester Lawyers Chapter of the Federalist Society will host the Hon. Michael B. Mukasey for a free one-hour program at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Nixon Peabody LLP, 1300 Clinton St. Mukasey is a partner in the New York City ...

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Constitutionality of health care act debated

Opinions vary greatly on the new Patient Protection and Affordable Health Care Act, which is still in the forefront of public debate as provisions are phased in and challenges make their way through the courts. The major issue in most of the challenges is a requirement that everyone must purchase ...

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Justice Clarence Thomas lashes out at critics

Justice Clarence Thomas may have reached a silent milestone on Supreme Court the bench last week, but the justice was quite vocal during a speaking engagement Saturday, lashing out at critics who question his impartiality and warning that the Constitution — and the country — are being threatened.

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Trying suspected terrorists

The Rochester Lawyers’ Chapter of The Federalist Society and the Genesee Valley Chapter of the New York Civil Liberties Union on Tuesday took up the question “Should suspected terrorists be tried in military or civilian courts?”

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