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It's a very tough place to play because they play very well at home. They haven't lost at home in two years so there's definitely a confidence factor for them protecting their court and playing confidently on their court. And all good college basketball teams are supposed to be that way. They've taken their home court and ran with it. (Quote by - Tim Walsh)

We just have a great friendship on and off the court, and that's what I think makes us such great partners on the court. We can talk with each other. We get along so well on the court and can just have fun out there. (Quote by - Nate Emge)

Everybody has had not their day in court, they've had their years in court, .. It's shameful that the victims of this state, in fact, have to not fear the courts, not the defense lawyers, not the defendants, but they have to fear their very own governor. (Quote by - Kevin Lyons)

I think there you're going to get a measure of what seems to have been over the last few years an increasing skepticism at the center of the court over the death penalty, over the way the process works in the lower courts and in the state courts and whether the machinery of death, as justice Harry Blackmun once called it, is really working the way we want it. (Quote by - Edward Lazarus)

The police are not going to run this court. The defendants are not going to run this court. The defense attorneys are not going to run this court. The district attorney is not going to run this court. I'm going to run this court. (Quote by - Paul H. King)

I'm very excited about where we're at. We're 3-2, and both of our losses could have gone the other way. With the new courts, the girls are getting lots of hits. It's always been such a struggle, with 20 girls, to get enough court time. The new courts have been a great help. (Quote by - Bruce Beltz)

Your prospective stewardship of the court, which could last until 2040 or longer .. would present a very unique opportunity for a new chief justice to rebuild the image of the court away from what many believe it has become as a super-legislature and bring consensus to the court,. (Quote by - Arlen Specter)

First of all, our court is unanimous in 70% of its cases. That's a fact that's not often known, whereas the United States Supreme Court is unanimous only in about 40% to 45% of cases. So our court is a much more collegial court. You don't have these 5 to 4 splits that often. (Quote by - Patrick Monahan)

There is a higher court than courts of justice and that is the court of conscience. It supercedes all other courts. (Quote by - Mahatma Gandhi)

Court not opinion, therefore. For it seems to me that the most awkward situations in which we find ourselves are often born out of the womb of the opinions of men and cradled in the arms of their notions. (Quote by - Jumoke Fola-Alade)

AP CBC Wants Roberts Probed on Civil Rights: A Roberts who would limit the Supreme Court's reach would please the 10 Republicans on the committee, who used their opening statements Monday to complain about the Supreme Court's reach into areas they felt were more properly left to local, state and national legislators. Perhaps the Supreme Court's most notorious exercise of raw political power came in Roe v. Wade and Doe v. Bolton, two 1973 cases based on false statements which invented a constitutional right to abortion, .. The issue had been handled by the people through their elected representatives prior to that time. (Quote by - Sam Brownback)

We want it to be up tempo with our athletes. We try to be up tempo and get up and down the court. In the half court set we have not always executed well. Some times we don't wait for the best shot but take the first shot. If we can get down the court in a hurry, we are better off. (Quote by - Dena Sievers)

The supreme court has said the proper avenue used is through their court, through a writ of prohibition, .. The supreme court can deny the petitioners' claims altogether, they can say they will hear the matter or they can respond to or hear part of the writ. (Quote by - Brian Brown)

The U.S. Supreme Court is the highest court of the land. We do not ignore what they tell us. The court now has the matter under advisement and will determine how to proceed. (Quote by - Craig Waters)

Uganda's Constitutional Court will decide whether the military court can proceed with this trial. A nation cannot claim to be operating under the rule of law if its military tribunals ignore the orders of civilian courts. (Quote by - Paul Simo)

I was pretty focused. I told those guys I've been dealing with some things personally off the basketball court, so I haven't really been myself on the court. I just wanted to come out and take all of that personal stuff and leave it off the court and try to get a win for my team. (Quote by - Tracy McGrady)

The only way to get an FOI request honored these days is to go to court. We can go to court and win, but some regular person is not going to know how to file a complaint in federal court and prepare a brief arguing that the administration is in violation of the law. And no one has endless resources to fight every denial. It's very effective, what they've done. They keep the information hidden. (Quote by - Melanie Sloan)

I think this team thrives in the half court, more than the first three or four years I was here, when our offense was in the open court, and we struggled in the half court. I think we can score in both situations. (Quote by - Jason Kidd)

I remember last year we looked on screen and we saw we had to play Connecticut on their home court. It made you wonder if you had played them on a neutral court what would have happened. This year we play on a neutral court. It's definitely a good thing for us. (Quote by - Ganiyat Adeduntan)

Dictum is what a court thinks but is afraid to decide. (Quote by - Henry Waldorf Francis)

They have blinders on. They want a state court to decide their case, and they can't have a state court decide their case without overruling 200 years of United States Supreme Court precedents. (Quote by - Howard Dickstein)

When Chief Justice (John) Roberts was interviewed before being sworn into the Supreme Court, he said every time he goes to court, he feels this tingling and that he understands the awesomeness of his responsibilities. I feel much the same way as I prepare to become a circuit court judge. (Quote by - Roger Le Grand)

On Aug. 8 Specter sent Roberts a similar letter regarding Supreme Court cases that overturned laws dealing with interstate commerce. Members of Congress are irate about the Court's denigrating and, really, disrespectful statements about Congress's competence, .. any real justification for the Court's denigrating Congress's 'method of reasoning' in our constitutional structure of separation of power. (Quote by - Arlen Specter)

At the heart of the controversy in these cases are those recurring pregnancies that pose no danger whatsoever to the life or health of the mother but are, nevertheless, unwanted for any one or more of a variety of reasons convenience, family planning, economics, dislike of children, the embarrassment of illegitimacy, etc. .. I find nothing in the language or history of the Constitution to support the Court's judgment. .. As an exercise of raw judicial power, the Court perhaps has authority to do what it does today; but, in my view, its judgment is an improvident and extravagant exercise of the power of judicial review that the Constitution extends to this Court. (Quote by - Byron R. White)

Then he was an assistant at Kansas under Larry Brown and was just an excellent assistant. He was very organized and liked to work with front-court people. He's very offensive-minded. He was a good half-court teacher and (good) when you got into your half-court sets. When he had his opportunity at Indiana and San Antonio, they did well offensively. (Quote by - Hubie Brown)

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