A divided panel of judges on the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday that a lower court erred by reinstating Ohio's "Golden Week," a period when Ohio voters could register to vote and cast absentee ballots at the same time. "This...Show More Summary
Pakistan's Supreme Court has set a court date for the final appeal hearing for Asia Bibi, a Christian mother of five who was sentenced to death in 2010 on accusations of blasphemy.
A federal appeals court ordered immigration authorities Tuesday to reconsider a decision that defined cockfighting as an offense of moral turpitude. Agustin Ortega-Lopez, a Mexican citizen, was prevented from contesting his deportation because he had been convicted of participating in cockfighting,...
In a 4-3 ruling, the California Supreme Court decided not to review Vergara v. California, which challenged the constitutionality of the state’s teacher tenure, seniority and dismissal laws. The California Teachers Association and California Federation of Teachers declared this a “victory for students” because, as we all know, parents choose schools for their children based […]
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a federal appeals court's decision that upholds a cut to early voting in Ohio (all times local): Ohio's elections chief is praising a ruling from a federal appeals court that upholds a state law trimming...Show More Summary
The Court of Arbitration for Sport has rejected the Russian Paralympic Committee's appeal on Tuesday, banning the entire Russian team from the Rio Paralympics.
Jeff Wood was scheduled to die by lethal injection last Wednesday, Aug. 18, even though he never killed anyone. But miraculously, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals granted Wood a stay of execution on Friday, which was also his 43 rd birthday. Show More Summary
The Court of Arbitration for Sport rejected an appeal by Moscow, confirming that none of the country’s athletes would participate in the Games that begin on Sept. 7.
Mayor Richard Berry's administration is free to start building the Albuquerque Rapid Transit project, following an order by the U.S. 10th Circuit Court of Appeals.
Wisconsin Public Radio: Several Republican-authored laws restricting early voting in Wisconsin remain struck down after a federal appeals court declined a request to reinstate them Monday. The brief order by the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago increases the likelihood that … Continue reading ?
Russian paralympians do not have opportunity to lodge individual appeals with the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to gain clearance for the upcoming Rio Paralympics, according to spokesman of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC).
ZURICH (Reuters) - Russia has lost its appeal against its ban from next month’s Rio Paralympics because of a state-sponsored doping program, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), sports highest tribunal, said on Tuesday. The decision to exclude Russia’s entire Paralympics team, initially made on Aug. Show More Summary
The Russian lower house of parliament’s sports committee is considering a range of options to respond to the Court of Arbitration for Sport’s (CAS) latest dismissal of the Russian Paralympic Committee’s (RPC) appeal against the Rio games ban, the committee chair said Tuesday.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport has confirmed Russia's ban from the Paralympic Games as punishment for a state-backed doping program. CAS announced its urgent verdict Tuesday to dismiss the Russian Paralympic Committee's appeal against exclusion from the Sept. 7-18 games in Rio de Janeiro. A...
The Court of Arbitration for Sport has rejected the Russian Paralympic Committee's appeal, banning the entire Russian team from Rio Olympics.
On Monday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7 th Circuit refused to block a lower court decision invalidating large chunks of Wisconsin’s Republican-sponsored voting restrictions. The ruling effectively ensures that Wisconsin’s most...Show More Summary
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court on Monday refused to reconsider its decision to overturn a $1.27 billion penalty against Bank of America Corp and a jury verdict finding it liable for mortgage fraud leading up to the 2008 financial crisis. Show More Summary
This month, the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals became the first to sanction the "social cost of carbon" concept that is the foundation of most federal carbon emissions standards. Federal Appeals Court First To Sanction “Social Cost of Carbon” Concept was originally posted on: PlanetSave. Show More Summary
The Clean Power Plan oral argument is coming up soon. On September 27, attorneys will present their arguments in front of the full U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. EPA and the many supporters of the Clean Power Plan have already filed their written arguments – and so has the coalition of coal companies and their allies that are challenging the rule.
Javon Marshall -- a former college athlete spearheading a putative class action against several broadcasters for uncompensated use of his likeness -- has just seen the Sixth Circuit Appeals Court send him (and everyone "similarly situated")...Show More Summary