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  1. Elena Kagan, Supreme Court nominee: GOP's verdict is she's 'rubber stamp' for Obama administration

    By Richard Sisk for Daily News Washington Bureau06/03/2010 - 13:56

    Elena Kagan, Obama's nominee for the Supreme Court, is being judged by Repubicans as lacking on several fronts.

  2. Kagan Might Pass as a Bush Supreme Court Choice: Ann Woolner

    By Ann Woolner for Bloomberg06/03/2010 - 13:54

    If Elena Kagan replaces John Paul Stevens on the U.S. Supreme Court, George W. Bush might wish for another try at persuading the justices to rule his way on a couple of items.

  3. Kagan gets Obama nod as pick for high court

    By Ben Conery, Kara Rowland for The Washington Times06/03/2010 - 13:52

    While Ms. Kagan, 50, lacks the judicial paper trail of the other justices, statements she made as part of her 2009 nomination to solicitor general are sure to both appease and rankle conservative and liberal…

  4. Americans Love Arizona’s New Law, But Do They Understand It?

    East Bay Express06/03/2010 - 13:48

    Americans have a long history of scapegoating immigrants during tough economic times. After all, it’s easy to blame “illegal immigrants” for the fact that you’re out of a job or you’re about to lose your…

  5. Kucinich Legislation Ends the Extrajudicial Killing of U.S. Citizens

    www.CommonDreams.org06/03/2010 - 13:46

    Bill Protects Constitutional Right to a Fair Trial

  6. Kucinich Bill Bans Extrajudicial Killing of U.S. Citizens

    By Laurence Lewis for DailyKos06/03/2010 - 13:43

    In a hearing of the House Select Committee on Intelligence earlier this year, Director of National Intelligence Admiral Dennis C. Blair testified that the President authorizes such operations if it is deemed that they are…

  7. Lieberman Preys On Voter Fears

    By Liliana Segura for Alternet.org06/03/2010 - 13:41

    Days after Faisal Shahzad, a Pakistani-born U.S. citizen and resident of Connecticut, tried to blow up a car bomb in Times Square, Sen. Joe Lieberman seized on renewed fears of a terrorist attack to announce…

  8. Les Etats-Unis ont confisqué les biens d’opposants à leur politique en Irak et au Liban

    Matthew Rothschild for Egalité et Réconciliation06/03/2010 - 13:19

  9. Rhonda Copelon, Lawyer in Groundbreaking Rights Cases Dies, 65

    by Dennis Hevesi for The New York Times06/03/2010 - 13:10

    Obituary for Rhonda Copelon

  10. Obama Speech Convinces Reid

    AP06/03/2010 - 13:01

    In his speech today, President Obama defended his commitment to closing Guantanamo, a plan Democrats roundly rejected in the Senate earlier this week—but it's unclear how many people he convinced.