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Court Stays Out Of Asian Carp Dispute
Posted on 26 Apr 2010 by LexisNexis Community Staff

WASHINGTON - (AP) The Supreme Court has decided not to get involved in a dispute over how to prevent Asian carp from making their way into the Great Lakes. The justices on Monday turned down a new request from Michigan to consider ordering permanent... Read More

High Court: Go Ahead, Search Cop's Sexy Texting
Posted on 17 Jun 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON - (AP) The Supreme Court had a common-sense message Thursday for workers with cell phones and other gadgets provided by their employers: Use your own cell phone if you've got something to text that you don't want your boss to read.... Read More

High Court Sides With Aussie Bank In Fraud Lawsuit
Posted on 25 Jun 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON - (AP) The Supreme Court has put new limits on foreign investors who want to use U.S. securities law and U.S. courts to sue foreign firms for fraud. The court said Thursday that foreigners may not sue American or foreign firms for misconduct... Read More

Supreme Court Rejects Appeal Of "Must-Carry" Rule
Posted on 17 May 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON - (AP) The Supreme Court has declined to take up a challenge from cable television operators to the 18-year-old requirement that they carry local broadcast stations on their systems. The justices rejected an appeal Monday from Cablevision... Read More