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Stories with person: John Roberts
  • Media groups get involved in author's lawsuit in Montana 
    Updated: Nov-23-15 6:40 pm

    HELENA, Montana - A pending lawsuit by "Into the Wild" author Jon Krakauer will be the nation's first test following the U.S. Supreme Court's 2012 Obamacare ruling of whether state education officials can use the threat of lost federal funding to justify refusing public records requests.

  • High Court struggles over gov't freeze on assets 
    Updated: Nov-10-15 2:57 pm

    WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court struggled on Tuesday over whether the government can freeze the financial assets of people accused of crimes if the money is not directly tied to criminal activity and is needed to pay a defense lawyer.

  • High court debates fees on prisoner lawsuits 
    Updated: Nov-04-15 4:48 pm

    WASHINGTON - From his cell at the U.S. Penitentiary in Florence, Colorado, Antoine Bruce has had plenty of time to file - or attempt to file - 19 lawsuits and appeals that challenge prison conditions or claim civil rights violations.

  • Dispute over Internet data collection splits high court story has photos
    Updated: Nov-02-15 3:19 pm

    WASHINGTON - No one at the Supreme Court on Monday disputed the fact that an online profile of Thomas Robins was riddled with false and misleading information.