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Legislative opportunities taken and missed

...down with no amendments. Finally, an opportunity for comprehensive health care reform will hinge on the upcoming U.S. Supreme Court decision that may invalidate a portion of the Affordable Care Act. This could require a special session to address...

http://newstimes.augusta.com/opinion/2015-04-15/legislative-opportunities-taken-
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Change is coming, but slowly

...recognized anywhere outside New England.But look at how quickly the barriers have crumbled in the 18 months since the U.S. Supreme Court knocked down the federal Defense of Marriage Act. Same-sex marriages are now recognized in 35 states either by...

http://newstimes.augusta.com/opinion/2014-12-03/change-is-coming-but-slowly
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Trends and surprises: What to watch for this year in health care

There are no dull, uneventful years in health care. It's too big an issue for consumers, state government and businesses, and has a huge effect on the economy of a state. This year could see considerable action on a variety of health care fronts.

http://newstimes.augusta.com/opinion/2015-01-07/trends-and-surprises-what-to-wat
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Sleeper opponent seeks change

...that education can have on a child's life, it is Heard, who began school in 1954, just a few months after the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark Brown v. Board of Education decision, which struck down racially segregated schools in Kansas and...

http://newstimes.augusta.com/news/2014-05-18/sleeper-opponent-seeks-change
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Proposed EPA water regulations go too far

...agencies the power to regulate land use. This rule is an effort to go around the will of Congress and to thwart U.S. Supreme Court case decisions on the issue. These federal agencies have no accountability to the citizens they seek to regulate...

http://newstimes.augusta.com/opinion/2014-06-15/proposed-epa-water-regulations-g
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Obamacare reaches a turning point for politicos

...the reality," said Georgia Attorney General Sam Olens, who had gone so far as to argue against the law in the U.S. Supreme Court.But he said he isn't looking to repeat that tactic."I don't sit in my office every day figuring out what's...

http://newstimes.augusta.com/opinion/2013-10-30/obamacare-reaches-a-turning-poin
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Activists seek to ease retardation proof in capital cases

...of many of the precedent-setting cases in the U.S. Supreme Court. Those decisions prompted multiple changes in how...must meet to win a criminal conviction.When the U.S. Supreme Court ruled two years after Georgia's law change that...

http://newstimes.augusta.com/opinion/2013-09-25/activists-seek-to-ease-retardati
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Decision gives politicians new latitude

ATLANTA - The question raised by last month's U.S. Supreme Court decision on the Voting Rights Act is what will Georgia politicians do with their new latitude?The court did not scrap the protections...

http://newstimes.augusta.com/ccnt/2013-07-07/decision-gives-politicians-new-lati
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We already have religous protection

...same-sex marriages will be swept away as well.The biggest step in this process was last year's decision by the U.S. Supreme Court in which it ruled that the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) was unconstitutional.Under the provisions...

http://newstimes.augusta.com/opinion/2014-03-05/we-already-have-religous-protect
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Court ruling won't affect Harlem teen

A recent U.S. Supreme Court decision banning mandatory sentences of life without parole for juveniles convicted of murder doesn't apply to Georgia or the...

http://newstimes.augusta.com/news/2012-07-01/court-ruling-wont-affect-harlem-tee
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