The veteran of California's U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit says he's "not too worried" about the allegations.
Making a Murderer subject Brendan Dassey won’t be home for Christmas, and he’ll miss WrestleMania again after the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals overturned a 2016 ruling that the confession he gave in the 2005 murder of Wisconsin photographer...Show More Summary
In a 4-3 decision, the U.S. 7th Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago ruled that the murder conviction of Brendan Dassey, 28, in the slaying of Teresa Halbach should stand, court documents showed. Writing for the majority, Judge DavidShow More Summary
A powerful appeals court judge is facing allegations of sexual misconduct by six clerks or more staffers according to a report from the Washington Post. Read more...
A former clerk for Judge Alex Kozinski said the powerful and well-known jurist, who for many years served as chief judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, called her into his office several times and pulled up pornography on his computer, asking if she thought it was photoshopped or if it aroused her sexually. Show More Summary
Another day, another liberal is accused of sexual harassment. Next up is the ‘powerful,’ Judge Alex Kozinski of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit. Washington Post reports: A former clerk for Judge Alex Kozinski said the powerful and well-known jurist, who for many years served as chief judge on the U.S. Show More Summary
Six women — all former clerks or externs in the 9th Circuit — alleged to The Washington Post in recent weeks that Judge Alex Kozinski of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, subjected them to a range of inappropriate sexual conduct or comments.
Six former legal staffers for United States Court of Appeals Judge Alex Kozinski have come forward to allege sexual misconduct, The Washington Post reported Friday. “I was in a state of emotional shock, and what I really wanted to do was be as small as possible and make as few movements as possible...
The Latest on a hearing before the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on President Donald Trump’s updated travel ban (all times local):
A federal appeals court has upheld a Montana law that says judicial candidates cannot seek, accept or use political endorsements in their campaigns. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals … Click to Continue »
In WesternGeco v. ION Geophysical, the Supreme Court is being asked to decide Whether the court of appeals erred in holding that lost profits arising from prohibited combinations occurring outside of the United States are categorically unavailable in cases where patent infringement is proven under 35 U.S.C. § 271(f). The case is at the petitions […]
Judge David Hamilton of the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals has some rather novel advice for lawyers that would likely make his former colleague, Judge Posner, smile ear to ear: Pick up the phone and call (or email) opposing counsel before filing your motion with the court, especially those......
Way, way back in February, a three-judge panel of the United States Court of Appeals for the 9 th Circuit heard oral arguments in State of Washington v. Trump, the first iteration of the first appeal of the first attempt at Donald Trump’s travel ban. Show More Summary
Judge David Hamilton of the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals has a rather simple and helpful tip for litigators filing administrative motions: Talk to your adversary before filing the motion. As Judge Hamilton explains in a recent order granting a motion for two pending appeals to be consolidated along......
An appeals court has ruled that electric car maker Tesla Inc. can continue to sell its vehicles directly to consumers in Missouri. The Missouri Court of Appeals on Tuesday reversed … Click to Continue »
The Wisconsin Court of Appeals says a Milwaukee police board lost its ability to sustain the firing of an officer who assaulted a handcuffed suspect because it failed to hold … Click to Continue »
The Latest on arguments before the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on whether Baltimore's prosecutor is immune for a lawsuit filed by five police officers charged but alter cleared … Click to Continue »
Judge Wade L. Webb Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor Earlier this year Judge Ralph Erickson was appointed to the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals by President Donald Trump. Erickson had been serving as the United States District Court Judge for the District of North Dakota since 2003 when he was appointed by George W. Show More Summary
The case will first be heard in the Court of Appeal.
On Wednesday, PETA, the Animal Legal Defense Fund, the Orca Network, and Orca Network Director Howard Garrett will argue at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit... The post Lawsuit Over Cruelty to Endangered Orca at Seaquarium Returns to Court appeared first on PETA.