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3 blockbusters among Supreme Court's last cases

Mountain Rose Wrote: Jun 23, 2013 9:10 PM
This government was designed with checks and balances, but sadly, the Founding fathers didn't foresee the activist judges we are saddled with and didn't include enough safeguards against the situation we are now stuck with.
Broadus Wrote: Jun 24, 2013 9:17 AM
the founding fathers mistakenly thought Americans would always have a pair of balls....

and that their would always be a few men of high character and integrity in america....
Monstermash Wrote: Jun 23, 2013 11:27 PM
Maybe they did not envision us degenerating into a Banana Republic.

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has 11 cases, including the term's highest profile matters, to resolve before the justices take off for summer vacations, teaching assignments and international travel.

The court is meeting Monday for its last scheduled session, but will add days until all the cases are disposed of.

A look at some of the cases:

—Gay Marriage: Actually two cases. One is a challenge to California's constitutional ban on same-sex marriage. The other is an attack on a provision of federal law that prevents legally married gay couples from receiving a range of tax, health and pension benefits.

—Affirmative action: A white...