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The Briefing 06-27-14

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1) Abortion counseling buffer zone law struck down in defense of free speech

Mass. abortion clinic buffer zone law struck down, Boston Globe (Milton J. Valencia and Martin Finucane)

Court strikes down abortion clinic buffer zones, Washington Post (Robert Barnes)

MCCULLEN ET AL. v. COAKLEY, ATTORNEY GENERAL OF MASSACHUSETTS, ET AL., Supreme Court

2) Separation of powers defended in court in America, not in battlefield

Supreme Court strikes down Obama recess appointments, Politico (Josh Gerstein)

Boehner says to file lawsuit over Obama executive actions, Reuters (David Lawder)

3) Edie Windsor celebrated by Bill Clinton, the president who signed DOMA

For same-sex marriage pioneer Edie Windsor, a very busy year, Richard Wolf (USA Today)

4) 10th Circuit majority opinion views opposition to same-sex marriage as wholly illogical

Federal Appeals Court: Gays Have Right to Marry, Associated Press (Nicholas Riccardi and Brady McCombs)

5) State Department event honors woman who opposes existence of marriage

State Dept. Honors Advocate of Destruction of Marriage, Breitbart (Austin Ruse)

6) Summer invaluable opportunity for teenagers to learn important life skills

 Summer vacation offers 
opportunities to teach youth lifelong lessons, Anchorage Daily News (Carey Restino)

If a Teenager Lands a Summer Job, the Value Is Lasting, New York Times (Alina Tugend)