On February 16, 2017, the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals published a ruling that chips away at the privacy of Americans. They ruled, after this particular case had been through
Deciding not the see the 9th Circuit court of appeals "in [Supreme] court" after all, last week the White House announced it would unveil a revised immigration order banning travel t the US over the next few days. On Saturday, Homeland...Show More Summary
A federal appeals court has rejected a Virginia company's bid to end the state's decades-long ban on uranium mining. A panel of the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in … Click to Continue »
The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals delivered a stinging and humiliating loss whenthey ordered a stay on Donald Trump’s highest profile executive orders: a de facto selective “Muslim Ban” that essentially forbade individuals from seven countries, including those with visas, from entering the United States. It looks as if Trump’s team has decided that any [...]
A federal appeals court will hear arguments this spring in Alabama's lawsuit against the federal government over refugee placement. The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has tentatively set arguments … Click to Continue »
Doctors in Florida can legally counsel patients about gun risks under a federal appeals court ruling that strikes down the state’s controversial “Docs vs. Glocks” gun law. The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta ruled Thursday that...Show More Summary
The Justice Department has informed the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit that President Trump intends to rescind the executive order that placed substantial restrictions on alien travel to the United States. The order will...Show More Summary
The news was revealed in a court filing with the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. [ more › ]
The U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals has reversed a Federal District Court ruling. Today's decision means that there are no performance fees due on sound recordings created prior to 1972; and that there were no alternative grounds for finding against. This ruling effectively ends Flo and Eddie’s attempt to...
Mark P. Painter, a lifelong Republican and career judge, this week called for the immediate impeachment of President Donald Trump. In a column for Cincinnati.com, the former Ohio Court of Appeals judge offers to help his congressman, Rep. Steve Chabot (R-OH), draft articles of impeachment....
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya's Court of Appeal on Wednesday ordered the release from jail of officials from the national doctors' union so they can negotiate with the government over a strike that has paralyzed the public health sector...
[This column was originally published by Truthdig.com] Any way you slice it, President Donald Trump got his posterior handed to him last week by a three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals over his “Muslim travel ban.”...Show More Summary
Splitting the federal circuits, a federal appeals court in Philadelphia has ruled that age discrimination may be actionable by sub-groups of older workers. The Third Circuit Court of Appeals said the Age Discrimination in Employment Act protects workers aged 40 and older against age discrimination, and groups of fifty-year-olds......
President Donald Trump’s controversial executive order temporarily banning travelers from seven majority-Muslim countries—an order that the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals kept on hold last week—does not explicitly exclude people because of their faith. Show More Summary
U.S. District Judge James Robart, whose temporary restraining order on Donald Trump’s Muslim ban was upheld by the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, is moving ahead with the lawsuit by Washington and Minnesota challenging the ban. The restraining...Show More Summary
The Latest on a hearing on a legal challenge to a fee that funds Arizona's Medicaid expansion program (all times local): 11:40 p.m. An Arizona Court of Appeals panel appears … Click to Continue »
Judge Gorsuch, who has served for the last 10 years on the United States Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit. In this capacity, Judge Gorsuch has heard several cases related to special education and disability, which has enabled those...
Gerlich v. Leath, No. 16-1518 (8th Cir. Feb. 13, 2017) Iowa State University (ISU) grants student organizations permission to use its trademarks if certain conditions are met. The ISU student chapter of the National Organization forShow More Summary