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CEI Today: Supreme Court on Obama recess appointments, Aereo broadband, Clean Air Act 

Friday, June 27, 2014
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SUPREME COURT RULINGS


OBAMA RECESS APPOINTMENTS - HANS BADER

CEI.org: Supreme Court Unanimously Curtails Obama Overreach in Recess Appointment Powers

 

Today’s Supreme Court ruling in Noel Canning v. NLRB limits the president’s ability to make recess appointments without Senate approval. Hans Bader, CEI senior attorney and contributor to an amicus brief in the case, said the following the decision:


“President Obama’s radical interpretation of the Constitution’s recess appointments clause would have given presidents free rein to appoint political cronies at any point in time, gutting checks and balances on unqualified presidential appointments. > Read more

 


AEREO BROADBAND CASE - RYAN RADIA


Aereo Decision Protects Creators and Distributors; Will Not Halt Innovation in Online Entertainment

Wednesday, the Supreme Court released its much-awaited decision in ABC v. Aereo. The Court reversed the Second Circuit, holding that Aereo directly infringed the copyrights of broadcast television program owners by publicly performing their works without permission. The decision does not endanger cloud computing services like so many contend.
> Read more


CLEAN AIR ACT UARG v. EPA - WILLIAM YEATMAN
 
Globalwarming.org: You’ll Have Trouble Believing the Latest EPA Management Outrage
 
There is a possible silver lining. With today’s decision in UARG, we at least have established a line in the sand regarding deference to agency decision making: The agency will not be permitted to blatantly re-write laws.** > Read more

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CEI's Warren T. Brookes Journalism Fellowship is a one-year fellowship that aims to provide journalists the opportunity to improve their knowledge of free markets principles and limited government through interaction with CEI policy experts. > cei.org/warrenbrookes

 

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