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Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas laughs while talking with other guests at The Federalist Society's 2011 Annual Dinner in Washington.

Photograph by Cliff Owen/AP Photo

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas laughs while talking with other guests at The Federalist Society's 2011 Annual Dinner in Washington.

Thomas Breaks Silence: Yale Training?

For almost seven years, Justice Clarence Thomas has sat silently through Supreme Court oral arguments. Until today, when he apparently offered a crack about a couple of the nation’s top law schools. Thomas jumped in as Justice Antonin Scalia was...

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Journalists run out of the Supreme Court building after receiving the court's decision on the Affordable Care Act in Washington on June 28, 2012.

Photograph by Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

Journalists run out of the Supreme Court building after receiving the court's decision on the Affordable Care Act in Washington on June 28, 2012.

HCA and WellPoint Tripled Swings Amid Supreme Court Confusion

CNN and Fox News’ misreporting of the Supreme Court’s health ruling didn’t just embarrass the networks last month. It also whipsawed shares of companies including HCA Holdings Corp. and WellPoint Inc. Hospital and health insurer stocks swung wildly in the minutes after the court’s...

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