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6:24 pm
Mon October 7, 2013

High Court Weighs Limits On Campaign Contributions

The Supreme Court is considering whether to undo some limits on contributions from the biggest individual givers to political campaigns.

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10:06 am
Fri September 20, 2013

Justice Elena Kagan Talks About Social Aspects Of The Job During Appearance At UK

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LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan greeted a full house at UK’s Singletary Center for the Arts last night.  She spoke with Law Dean David Brennan as part of the College’s annual Ray Lecture. 

Kagan discussed at length her experience as a judge, both on the Supreme Court and off, often comparing it to her previous experience at Harvard Law School.

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9:47 am
Wed September 18, 2013

Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan To Speak At UK

LEXINGTON, Ky. — The U.S. Supreme Court's newest member will make an appearance at the University of Kentucky later this week. UK said Wednesday that Justice Elena Kagan will speak at the Lexington campus Thursday evening as part of a lecture series.

The event will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the Singletary Center Recital Hall.

Kagan, at age 53, is the youngest member of the nation's high court. She was appointed in 2010 by President Barack Obama. She previously served as solicitor general of the United States and dean of Harvard Law School, among other accomplishments.

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4:48 pm
Mon June 3, 2013

U-S Supreme Court Takes Up Lexmark Patent Suit

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Monday to step into a long-running dispute between printer maker Lexmark International and a company that refurbishes and resells ink cartridges.

The legal battle between Lexington, Ky.-based Lexmark and Static Control Components of Sanford, N.C., centers on microchips placed inside toner cartridges by Lexmark. The high court's decision to take the case keeps alive efforts by Lexmark to have a challenge to its patent on the microchips tossed out.

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1:05 pm
Mon October 1, 2012

U-S Supreme Court Declines Kentucky Death Row Case

LOUISVILLE, Ky.  --  The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to take up the case of a Kentucky death row inmate awaiting execution for the slaying of three people in the southern part of the state in 1993.

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