supreme http://mrc.org/taxonomy/term/2989/all en ABC: Supreme Court Decision Gives Wal-Mart Ability to 'Crush' Women 'One at a Time' http://mrc.org/articles/abc-supreme-court-decision-gives-wal-mart-ability-crush-women-one-time <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/paul-wilson-joe-and-betty-anderlik-fellow-culture-and-media">Paul Wilson, Joe and Betty Anderlik Fellow in Culture and Media</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Supreme Court ruled in favor of Wal-Mart on June 20, saying that the hundreds of thousands of women who filed a class-action lawsuit against the retail giant hadn't proved the company has a "nationwide policy" that led to discrimination.<br /></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/abc-supreme-court-decision-gives-wal-mart-ability-crush-women-one-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Business Government Labor Media abc AntoninScalia BettyDukes case class-action court decision discrimination dukes genderdiscrimination ginsburg justice mart moran NancyPelosi news scalia supreme TerryMoran wal Wal-Mart woman Women Thu, 23 Jun 2011 19:53:00 +0000 admin 27519 at http://mrc.org Media Ignore Labor Attacks on Catholic Colleges http://mrc.org/articles/media-ignore-labor-attacks-catholic-colleges <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/paul-wilson-joe-and-betty-anderlik-fellow-culture-and-media">Paul Wilson, Joe and Betty Anderlik Fellow in Culture and Media</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) apparently thinks itself qualified to judge how religious a college is. So far in 2011, the NLRB declared two Catholic colleges not Catholic enough to be exempt from federal labor law. <br /></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/media-ignore-labor-attacks-catholic-colleges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Constitution Education Faith Labor Life 2011 adjunct assault board cardinal catholic church College colleges court decisions declared higher jurisdiction major Manhattan newman nlrb operated patrick president professors reilly relations religious Schools society stated supreme tradition university Thu, 16 Jun 2011 01:08:00 +0000 admin 2161 at http://mrc.org Feds Threatened Citizens United President with Criminal Prosecution Prior to Court Challenge http://mrc.org/articles/feds-threatened-citizens-united-president-criminal-prosecution-prior-court-challenge <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/jeff-poor">Jeff Poor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>If you want to bring up something that makes the left crazy, mention the Citizens United-Federal Election Commission Supreme Court decision.</p> <br /> <p>And, while the punditry on MSNBC and other liberal haunts would have you believe that big corporations were out front fighting campaign finance reform so they could sabotage American democracy, that's not the case at all.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/feds-threatened-citizens-united-president-criminal-prosecution-prior-court-challenge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Business Government Media allowed battle bossie case chamber commerce commission continued count court crazy decided election explained federal fight group legal movie participate Prison rights supreme told united wasnt years youre Wed, 01 Dec 2010 04:44:00 +0000 admin 27033 at http://mrc.org ABC's Roberts Ignores Radicalism of 'Maverick Priest' Pfleger --6/27/2008 http://mrc.org/biasalerts/abcs-roberts-ignores-radicalism-maverick-priest-pfleger-6272008 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/brent-baker">Brent Baker</a> </div> </div> </div> <div> <table border="0" cellpadding="5" width="98%"> <tr> <td width="98%" valign="top"> <p> <b><font face="Arial"> <br /> </font> </b><b>1.</b> <a href="#1"><b>ABC's Roberts Ignores Radicalism of 'Maverick Priest' Pfleger </b></a></p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/abcs-roberts-ignores-radicalism-maverick-priest-pfleger-6272008" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division ruling supreme Fri, 27 Jun 2008 04:00:00 +0000 34363 at http://mrc.org Frank Rich's Gestapo Tactics http://mrc.org/articles/frank-richs-gestapo-tactics-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Plus: Embracing Che Chic and Panicky Pro-Life Christians </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Frank Rich's Gestapo Tactics</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/frank-richs-gestapo-tactics-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch International october supreme Thu, 18 Oct 2007 18:14:36 +0000 admin 8116 at http://mrc.org Preparing the Battlefield for a Roberts Ambush? http://mrc.org/media-reality-check/preparing-battlefield-roberts-ambush <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> &quot;Very Conservative&quot; Supreme Court Pick Portrayed as a Confederate, Racist and Male Chauvinist Pig </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://mrc.org/sites/default/files/documents/fax0901_0.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=229179" title="fax0901.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--- insert text here ---> <p> The big three broadcast networks have been mostly silent during the run-up to the Senate's hearings on Supreme Court nominee John Roberts, with just a handful of evening news stories over the last five weeks. But big papers such as the <i>Washington Post</i> have been busily poring over Roberts' writings, hunting for the legal brief or memo that might put his seemingly-assured confirmation in doubt. No "smoking gun" has emerged, but that hasn't stopped some journalists from trying to tar Roberts as a kooky extremist.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/media-reality-check/preparing-battlefield-roberts-ambush" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Reality Check News Analysis Division during supreme Thu, 01 Sep 2005 04:00:00 +0000 admin 2909 at http://mrc.org Associated Press' Hatchet Job - Press Release - Media Research Center http://mrc.org/press-releases/associated-press-hatchet-job-press-release-media-research-center <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Associated Press&#039; Hatchet Job: Roberts&#039; Hometown was Exclusively White; Therefore His Values are Skewed </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/brent-baker">Brent Baker</a> </div> </div> </div> <a href="http://www.referralblast.com/cs/med/med1.asp" onclick="window.open('http://www.referralblast.com/cs/med/med1.asp?url=' + location.href,'medWnd','width=285,height=460,scrollbars=yes,menubar=no,resizable=yes'); return false;" target="_blank" onMouseOver="window.status='Click here to tell a friend about this site'; return true;" onMouseOut="window.status=''; return true;"><img src="/images/referralblast/rn-spa-c.gif" border="0" alt="Tell a friend about this site" width="118" height="23" /></a> <!- referralblast.com website promotion tool tell a friend ends here -> </!-><p><a href="http://mrc.org/press-releases/associated-press-hatchet-job-press-release-media-research-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Press Releases News Analysis Division roberts romanthe supreme Thu, 18 Aug 2005 04:00:00 +0000 admin 3132 at http://mrc.org Ignoring Miguel Estrada, Liberal Nightmare http://mrc.org/media-reality-check/ignoring-miguel-estrada-liberal-nightmare <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> ABC, CBS Have Skipped Over Senate Filibuster of &quot;Latino Clarence Thomas&quot;; NBC Aired One Story </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/tim-graham">Tim Graham</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://mrc.org/sites/default/files/documents/fax0306.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=1122758" title="fax0306.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><span class="normal"> </span>On May 9, 2001, President Bush nominated his first batch of nominees to the federal circuit courts in an East Room ceremony. One of the nominees standing on the risers was Miguel Estrada. Liberal groups quickly decided to fight this 41-year-old Honduran immigrant tooth and nail. People for the American Way thought they were insulting him by calling him the "Latino Clarence Thomas."</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/media-reality-check/ignoring-miguel-estrada-liberal-nightmare" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Reality Check News Analysis Division estrada liberal supreme Thu, 06 Mar 2003 05:00:00 +0000 admin 2780 at http://mrc.org CyberAlert -- 06/20/2001 -- Couric Dated Clinton Spinner http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-06202001-couric-dated-clinton-spinner <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/brent-baker">Brent Baker</a> </div> </div> </div> <div> <table border="0" cellspacing="1" width="80%"> <tr> <td width="50%"><a href="http://www.mrc.org/printer/cyberalerts/2001/cyb20010620pf.asp"><img border="0" src="http://www.mrc.org/images/printfriendly.jpg" alt="Printer Friendly Version" align="left" /></a></td> <td width="50%"></td> </tr> </table> </div> <div> <table border="0" cellpadding="5" width="98%"> <tr> <td width="98%" valign="top"> <p>Upset by Thanks to Congress & Bush; Ferraro a "Hero to Millions"; Anti</p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-06202001-couric-dated-clinton-spinner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division decision federal ruling supreme Wed, 20 Jun 2001 04:00:00 +0000 32807 at http://mrc.org CyberAlert -- 04/05/2001 -- Rather Gave 23 Seconds to Recount http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-04052001-rather-gave-23-seconds-recount <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/brent-baker">Brent Baker</a> </div> </div> </div> <div> <table border="0" cellspacing="1" width="80%"> <tr> <td width="50%"><a href="http://www.mrc.org/printer/cyberalerts/2001/cyb20010405pf.asp"><img border="0" src="http://www.mrc.org/images/printfriendly.jpg" alt="Printer Friendly Version" align="left" /></a></td> <td width="50%"></td> </tr> </table> </div> <div> <table border="0" cellpadding="5" width="98%"> <tr> <td width="98%" valign="top"> <p>Rather Gave 23 Seconds to Recount; Couric Still Obsessed by Confused V</p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-04052001-rather-gave-23-seconds-recount" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Florida rather recount standard supreme Thu, 05 Apr 2001 04:00:00 +0000 32763 at http://mrc.org CyberAlert -- 12/13/2000 -- Rather Saw No Victory for Bush http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-12132000-rather-saw-no-victory-bush <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/brent-baker">Brent Baker</a> </div> </div> </div> <div> <table border="0" cellpadding="5" width="98%"> <tr> <td width="98%" valign="top"> <p><b>Rather Saw No Victory for Bush; Not a "Just and Fair Verdict"; Burden on Bush "To Change His Tone"; Thomas and Scalia Conflicts -- <a href="http://www.mrc.org/cyberalerts/2000/cyb20001213_extra.asp">Extra Edition</a></b></p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-12132000-rather-saw-no-victory-bush" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division justices rather supreme Wed, 13 Dec 2000 05:00:00 +0000 32695 at http://mrc.org ABC "SETS THE TABLE" FOR BUSH WITH JESSE JACKSON CONSPIRACY THEORIES http://mrc.org/media-reality-check/abc-sets-table-bush-jesse-jackson-conspiracy-theories-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> After Anti-Gore Ruling, Reporters Challenge U.S. Supreme Court&#039;s Stature, Judgment and Objectivity </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/tim-graham">Tim Graham</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> By</div> <a href="/author/rich-noyes">Rich Noyes</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://mrc.org/sites/default/files/documents/fax1213.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=181837" title="fax1213.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><span class="normal"> - </span><span class="normal">Hours after the U.S. Supreme Court reversed Friday's Florida court decision for more recounts, effectively killing Al Gore's presidential campaign, the network morning shows signaled their disagreement by trumpeting the dissenters' views and questioning whether last night's opinion would forever damage and divide the nation.</span> </p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/media-reality-check/abc-sets-table-bush-jesse-jackson-conspiracy-theories-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Reality Check News Analysis Division clanormal Florida supreme Wed, 13 Dec 2000 05:00:00 +0000 admin 2683 at http://mrc.org CyberAlert -- 12/13/2000 -- Thomas: Scalia's "Rubber Stamp" http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-12132000-thomas-scalias-rubber-stamp <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/brent-baker">Brent Baker</a> </div> </div> </div> <div> <table border="0" cellpadding="5" width="98%"> <tr> <td width="98%" valign="top"> <p><b>Thomas: Scalia's "Rubber Stamp"; Reagan Made Court Political; Rather's "Penetrating Intelligence"; Sudden Concern for Equality</b><b> -- Back to today's <a href="http://www.mrc.org/cyberalerts/2000/cyb20001213.asp"><i>CyberAlert</i></a></b></p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-12132000-thomas-scalias-rubber-stamp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division conservative protection supreme Wed, 13 Dec 2000 05:00:00 +0000 32696 at http://mrc.org Good Court, Bad Court http://mrc.org/bozells-column/good-court-bad-court <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/l-brent-bozell-iii">L. Brent Bozell III</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><span class="normal">Like liberal judges, liberal journalists are profoundly results-oriented. When it comes to jurisprudence, it matters little (if at all) whether a ruling properly reflects legal precedent or procedure. The driving concern is political, as in: Did our side win yet? </span></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/bozells-column/good-court-bad-court" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bozell's Column News Analysis Division justices liberal Republican supreme Tue, 12 Dec 2000 05:00:00 +0000 3799 at http://mrc.org CyberAlert -- 12/12/2000 -- Court Swayed by Media Hostility? http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-12122000-court-swayed-media-hostility <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/brent-baker">Brent Baker</a> </div> </div> </div> <div> <table border="0" cellpadding="5" width="98%"> <tr> <td width="98%" valign="top"> <p><b>Court Swayed by Media Hostility?; Showing "True Political Colors?"; Scalia on Court's "Sharp Right Edge"; White Men's Rules</b></p> <p><a href="#1">1) Dan Rather referred to the Supreme Court's "surprising, some say astonishing, 5-4 order." CBS legal analyst Jonathan Turley predicted such hostile reaction to how "partisanship not principles" guided their decision would impact their ruling.</a></p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-12122000-court-swayed-media-hostility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division clanormal political supreme Tue, 12 Dec 2000 05:00:00 +0000 32694 at http://mrc.org