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Term limits amendment — and citizens — lose 21.8.2014 Chicago Tribune: Opinion
Citizens' amendment is on its last gasp Citizens' amendment is on its last ...
Jim Carrigan, 84, former U.S. district judge and CU regent, dies 21.8.2014 Denver Post: Local
In the 1980s, a drug-addicted bank robber who violated his probation because he couldn't pay court fees stood before Judge Jim Carrigan in Colorado's federal ...
Evidence from illegal search can't be used for forfeiture 21.8.2014 Twincities.com: Local

In a decision that civil rights groups said would protect property owners' rights, the Minnesota Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that evidence obtained during illegal searches cannot be used to take someone's property through the civil forfeiture process.

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Pakistan SC restrains Imran, Qadri amid political crisis 21.8.2014 New Kerala: World News
Islamabad, Aug 20 : The Pakistan Supreme Court Wednesday restrained Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan and Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Tahir-ul-Qadri from illegal trespassing of prohibited zones even as the PTI agreed to hold talks with the government.
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Court blocks same-sex unions in Virginia 21.8.2014 Twincities.com: Nation

RICHMOND, Va. -- Same-sex couples will have to forget their plans to marry in Virginia -- at least for now -- after the U.S. Supreme Court agreed Wednesday to delay an appeals court ruling striking down the state's gay marriage ban.

Panel OKs choice for California librarian after initial concerns he had never worked in field 21.8.2014 Star Tribune: Nation
U.S. Supreme Court blocks same-sex marriages in Virginia 21.8.2014 Salt Lake Tribune
Richmond, Va. • Same-sex couples will have to forget their plans to marry in Virginia — at least for now — after the U.S. Supreme Court agreed Wednesday to delay an appeals court ruling striking down the state’s gay marriage ban. The nation’s highest court granted a request from a county clerk in northern Virginia to delay a decision by the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond that would have allowed for same-sex couples to marry beginning Thursday morning. The state would have also ha...
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Minn. Supreme Court limits property seizures 21.8.2014 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
The Minnesota Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that evidence obtained illegally may not be used to deny a civil complaint against seizure of property.
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Justice Institute: Minnesota High Court ruling on civil forfeitures protects property rights 21.8.2014 Star Tribune: Nation
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Minnesota Supreme Court rulings tighten law enforcement's authority on searches and seizures 21.8.2014 Star Tribune: Local
State Supreme Court’s decisions Fourth Amendment protections to civil actions, not just criminal.
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Justice Groups: Ruling Protects Property Rights 21.8.2014 WCCO: Local News
(credit: Jupiter Images)In a decision that civil rights groups said would protect property owners' rights, the Minnesota Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that evidence obtained during illegal searches cannot be used to take someone's property through civil forfeitures.
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Supreme Court Stays Ruling Allowing Same-Sex Marriage In Virginia 21.8.2014 Outside the Beltway
Not unexpectedly, the Supreme Court has granted a request to stay the ruling of the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals that would have allowed same-sex couples in Virginia to get married legally: WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued an order that will stop same-sex couples in Virginia from being able to marry starting […]
US supreme court delays same-sex marriages in Virginia 21.8.2014 The Guardian -- World Latest

Agreeing with an appeal from a county clerk, the highest US court delays a decision that would have allowed gay couples to marry imminently

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Supreme Court Steps In To Put Hold On Va. Same-Sex Marriage Licences 21.8.2014 NPR News
The Supreme Court has stayed a Virginia court's ruling which ended the state's ban on same-sex marriages.
Rauner loses another round in term limit referendum bid 21.8.2014 Chicago Tribune: Nation
Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner lost another round in his bid to get a term limit referendum before voters today when an appellate court upheld a Cook County judge’s ruling that removed it from the November ...
Supreme Court blocks ruling that would have allowed gay marriages in Virginia 21.8.2014 LA Times: Opinion
The U.S. Supreme Court Wednesday blocked a court order that would have allowed gay marriages in Virginia to begin Thursday, adding to the likelihood the justices will decide the issue themselves in the coming term.
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Same-Sex Marriages On Hold In Virginia After Supreme Court Weighs In 21.8.2014 NPR News
The U.S. Supreme Court has blocked an appeals court ruling that would have allowed gay marriages to begin in Virginia tomorrow.
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Supreme Court puts Virginia same-sex marriage ruling on hold 21.8.2014 Washington Post
The Supreme Court on Wednesday stopped Virginia officials from issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples, putting on hold a lower court ruling that said the unions could start on Thursday. The court stayed a decision by a panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit, which on July 28 agreed with a district judge’s ruling that Virginia’s ban is unconstitutional. The same panel last week declined to delay its ...
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Supreme Court puts same-sex marriage on hold in Virginia pending outcome of high-court appeal 21.8.2014 Star Tribune: Nation
Supreme Court Delays Marriage Equality’s Arrival In Virginia 21.8.2014 Think Progres

Same-sex couples wishing to marry in Virginia will have to wait a bit longer.

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