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Ruling Against Anna Nicole Smith's Heirs, Chief Justice Quotes Dickens

The Supreme Court ruled against Anna Nicole Smith, posthumously, in a case that concerned the jurisdictions of the various courts entangled in the dispute over J. Howard Marshall's $1.6 billion estate. Clearly, Chief Justice John Roberts didn't think the lurid backstory was enough, so he turned to literature to open… » 6/23/11 4:35pm 6/23/11 4:35pm