Top Talkers: While speaking at the NAACP convention in Florida, Attorney General Eric Holder criticized "Stand Your Grand" laws. The Morning Joe panel – including fmr. White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs, the Huffington Post's Sam Stein, Bloomberg View's Margaret Carlson and Politico's Jim Vand
The IRS also scrutinized progressive groups that applied for tax-exempt status, according to IRS documents. The Morning Joe panel discusses the issue as well as the Supreme Court's move of sending affirmative action back to a lower court for further review. The Washington Post's Eugene Robinson disc
On Thursday a unanimous Supreme Court said Myriad Genetics of Utah was not eligible to patent genes because it did not create those genes: nature did, and nature cannot be patented. NBC’s Pete Williams reports.
A landmark decision from the Supreme Court ruled that human genes cannot be patented, but synthetic genes can. Chris Hayes and the All In panel discuss.
In a unanimous landmark decision Thursday, the Supreme Court ruled that human genes cannot be patented but that synthetic genes can. Chris Hayes looks at the far-reaching effects of this decision both in terms of breakthrough medical research and the costs of certain medical tests, and what the brav
The Supreme Court ruled a naturally occurring human gene cannot be patented, but upheld key DNA patents of Myriad's BRACAnalysis test. CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports.
NEW YORK - MAY 27: Actor Gene Wilder promotes his book "The Woman Who Wouldn't" at Barnes & Noble, Lincoln Center May 27, 2009 in New York City. *** Local Caption *** Gene Wilder
A woman holds a banner demanding a ban over human genes patents during a protest outside the US Supreme Court in Washington on April 15, 2013. The Supreme Court is poised to take up the highly charged question of whether human genes can be patented. AFP PHOTO / MLADEN ANTONOVMLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Get
Gene Cornish and Eddie Brigati of "The Rascals" perform during the American Theatre Wing's annual Tony Awards in New York June 9, 2013. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT) (TONYS-SHOW)
A group of scientists poses with transgenic lambs, that have an incorporated gene that makes them glow under ultraviolet light, in this picture taken on September 26, 2012 and released by the Animal Reproduction Institute Uruguay on April 24, 2013. According to the institute, this is the first time