March 5, 2015
Forbes.com

It’s High Time The High Court End Compulsory Dues

Rebecca Friedrichs and eight other California teachers are fed up paying as much as $1,000 per year in compulsory dues to support their union with which they disagree on almost everything.  And they…

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Case: Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association et al.

March 2, 2015
Boston Globe

Mass. high court upholds state’s ban on stun guns

The highest court in Massachusetts ruled Monday that the state can continue to ban ownership of stun guns …

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Case: Caetano v. Massachusetts

March 2, 2015
New York Times

Lawyer Put Health Act in Peril by Pointing Out 4 Little Words

The first lawsuits challenging the Affordable Care Act were still in the early stages, but conservative lawyers were already working..

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Case: King v. Burwell; Halbig v. Burwell

January 31, 2015
Los Angeles Times

Group Appeals Mandatory Union Fees to Supreme Court

Seeing an opening to weaken public-sector unions, a conservative group is asking the Supreme Court to strike down laws in California, Illinois and about 20 other states…

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Case: Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association et al.

January 8, 2015
City Journal

Will the Court Give Abood the Boot?

Last year marked a legal turning point for California’s teachers’ unions and public employee unions across the nation. First…

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Case: Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association et al.

December 14, 2014
Wall Street Journal (subscription)

A Post-ObamaCare Strategy — The GOP needs a policy response

With the Supreme Court due to rule on a major ObamaCare legal challenge by next summer, thoughts in Washington…

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Case: King v. Burwell; Halbig v. Burwell

November 29, 2014
Boston Globe

Homeless Woman’s Stun Gun Case Going to SJC

Jaime Caetano did what she could to protect herself after the father of her two children beat her so badly…

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Case: Caetano v. Massachusetts

November 25, 2014
Orange County Register

Gloria Romero: Union-dues case moves closer to Supreme Court

Sometimes you win by losing. That’s precisely what occurred last week…

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Case: Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association et al.

November 24, 2014
Washington Post

Supreme Court case tests the limits of free speech on Facebook and other social media

About a week after Tara Elonis convinced a judge to issue a protective order against her estranged husband…

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Case: U.S. v. Elonis

November 21, 2014
Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Don’t Like an Industry? Send a Message to Its Bankers

The Justice Department touts its Operation Choke Point as a good-faith effort to crack…

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Case: Community Financial Serv. Assoc. of America v. FDIC