The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has overturned Barry Bonds conviction for obstruction of justice during a grand jury appearance. "During a grand jury proceeding, defendant gave a rambling, non-responsive answer to a simple question. "Because... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
The Ninth United States Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco reversed the conviction from 2011, stemming from an answer that Barry Bonds gave to a grand jury in 2003.
Money well spent, if you’re a lunatic: The Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals overturned an obstruction of justice conviction against former San Francisco Giants slugger Barry Bonds on Wednesday that dates back to his 2003 testimony about performance-enhancing drugs. Show More Summary
To the editor: I was very disappointed to read about the state appeals court decision invalidating San Juan Capistrano's tiered rate structure. As they tell us in Economics 101, incentives matter. ("Appeals court throws out San Juan Capistrano's tiered water-use rates," April 20)
The Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals overturned an obstruction of justice conviction against former San Francisco Giants slugger Barry Bonds on Wednesday that dates back to his 2003 testimony about performance-enhancing drugs. A grand...Show More Summary
In 2011, Bonds was found guilty of obstruction of justice but a federal appeals court has just thrown out that conviction.
A California appeals court has allowed Kanye West and Kim Kardashian's lawsuit against YouTube's co-founder to proceed. The rapper and reality star sued tech exec Chad Hurley after the former YouTube CEO leaked video footage of West's surprise 2013 marriage proposal to Kardashian despite signing a confidentiality agreement. West's elaborate proposal to Kardashian, her...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's lawsuit against the co-founder of YouTube over leaked footage of their marriage proposal should move forward, a California appeals court ruled Wednesday. Kardashian and West have shown...Show More Summary
A U.S. appeals court on Wednesday reversed the sole conviction against baseball slugger Barry Bonds and said he could not be tried again on an obstruction of justice charge that resulted from a steroids probe.
A federal appeals court Wednesday overturned Barry Bonds’ felony conviction for obstructing justice, a development that could help the former San Francisco Giants slugger win a place in baseball’s Hall of Fame.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California appeals court is allowing Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's lawsuit over leaked footage of their marriage proposal to move forward. The pair sued YouTube co-founder Chad Hurley in 2013 after he posted video of West's elaborate proposal on his new website, MixBit.
Solving California's water crisis got a lot harder on Monday when a state appeals court struck down steeply tiered water rates in the city of San Juan Capistrano. Like many other California cities, this affluent Orange County town encourages...Show More Summary
An Ohio police officer may be held liable for injuries suffered by a gay man he left handcuffed in the road after questioning, an appeals court ruled. The 6th District Court of Appeals ruled last week that Jeffrey Kamerer, a Wells Township police officer, did not have reasonable suspicion to search...
By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court on Wednesday revived a lawsuit in which South Korea's Woori Bank accused Citigroup Inc of defrauding it into buying risky mortgage securities that Citigroup was betting against, prior to the financial crisis. Show More Summary
Last week, in a major ruling, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals overturned a District Court ruling and affirmed positionsRead the Rest...
Last week, a New York State appeals court upheld a lower court ruling that exonerated photographer Arne Svenson against claims of privacy invasion, Photo District News reported.
No one knows where self-proclaimed Facebook co-owner Paul Ceglia is, yet he still managed to suffer another court setback. Reuters reported that the Second U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals rejected Ceglia’s attempt to revive the civil lawsuit he...Show More Summary
On Monday the Supreme Court shot down the National Organization of Marriage’s latest appeal meant to challenge U.S. District Judge Michael McShane’s ruling that allows Oregon’s same sex couples to wed. Previously McShane took action to declare Oregon’s ban on...
The city of San Juan Capistrano, California, is using a tiered system to charge residents for water usage as a way of encouraging water conservation due to the state’s new water laws. But a state appeals court ruled that the city’s system...Show More Summary
The UFC will appeal a recent court decision to dismiss its legal challenge to the law that bans MMA in the state of New York, and company officials have retained Paul Clement, a former United States Solicitor General, to represent the...Show More Summary