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Jonathan Macey has a powerfully argued op-ed in Politico about Judge Jed Rakoff's refusal to allow the Securities and Exchange Commission to accept a "neither admit nor deny wrong doing" settlement with Citigroup.
NBC's Pete Williams, reports the Supreme Court will hear challenges to President Obama's health care law, and debating whether this signals the end for Obamacare, with Betsy McCaughey, former Lieutenant Governor of NY, and Igor Volsky, Center for American Progress.
Republican presidential candidates are issuing biting and sustained attacks on the federal courts and the role they play in American life. The New York Times reports.
The Supreme Court won't stop Iowa from forcing KFC to pay nearly $250,000 in corporate income taxes, even though it had no restaurants or employees in the state.
President Barack Obama's landmark health-care overhaul appears headed for a Supreme Court ruling as the presidential election season hits full stride in the coming year.
The Justice Department said on Wednesday, it will file a petition asking the Supreme Court to consider the constitutionality of "ObamaCare". Igor Volsky, ThinkProgress.org health editor, and Betsy McCaughey, former New York lieutenant governor weigh in.
CNBC's Brad Goode has the details on Nike making a play for competitor, Under Armour.
Federal prosecutors officially adopted new guidelines about charging corporations with crimes — a softer approach that, longtime white-collar lawyers and former federal prosecutors say, helps explain the dearth of criminal cases despite a raft of inquiries into the financial crisis the New York Times reports.
The Supreme Court ruled today that the states cannot ban the sale or rental of ultra-violent videogames, with NBC's Pete Williams.
Videogame makers won a victory at the U.S. Supreme Court today, lifting the threat of a potential crackdown that's been looming over the industry since 2005.
As the videogame industry celebrates Monday's U.S. Supreme Court ruling, which formally recognized videogames as entitled to First Amendment protection, many are assuming the political fight that has loomed over the industry for years is finally over.
The high court handed the video game industry a big victory today reports CNBC's Hampton Pearson.
The U.S. Supreme Court has struck down California's attempt to restrict the sale of violent videogames to children, saying the state's controversial 2005 law was a violation of free speech.
CNBC's Hampton Pearson details the high court's decision to reverse a California law banning the sale of violent video games to minors.
Supreme Court strikes down the California law banning the sale of violent video games to minors, with CNBC's Hampton Pearson
Analysis of today's Supreme Court decision that makes it harder for employees to mount large scale bias claims, with Andrew Stoltmann, Stoltmann Law Offices, and Charles Smith, Skadden Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom.
CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports the high court has overturned a previous ruling in a class action suit against Wal-mart.
CNBC's Hampton Pearson has the details on Wal-Mart's class action case and insight on whether multinational companies should be taxed on foreign profits, with JD Foster, The Heritage Foundation and Dan Maffei, Third Way.
The Supreme Court sides with Roche in a patent battle with Stanford University, reports CNBC's Hampton Pearson.
The Supreme Court has sustained Arizona's law that penalizes businesses for hiring workers who are in the United States illegally, rejecting arguments that states have no role in immigration matters.