An appeals court panel says federal officials should reconsider whether to regulate the size of airline seats in the name of safety. One of the judges calls it the case … Click to Continue »
Missouri appellate judges are changing the description of a Missouri referendum aimed at repealing right to work Missouri Western District Court of Appeals judges on Friday ruled to switch back … Click to Continue »
A federal appeals court says a Louisiana inmate can keep dreadlocks he has grown as part of his religion. The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday ruled in … Click to Continue »
A U.S. appeals court on Friday ruled that an inmate in Louisiana who is a Rastafarian can keep dreadlocks he has been growing for about six years as a part of his religion after the state demanded he cut them to adhere to prison grooming policies. A three-judge panel from the New Orleans-based U.S....
An appeals court in Gabon on July 26, 2017, upheld a lower court's conviction of Gildas Biviga, a journalist for Radio Gabon, on defamation charges, but reduced his sentence to time served and ordered his release, according to media reports....
Barring successful appeals by their would-be challengers, the sheriff and criminal court clerk of New Orleans will return to office without opposition next year. Marlin Gusman's only challenger in an … Click to Continue »
The future of abortion access in Tennessee hinges on a quirky court case that's about vote counting, not women's reproductive health rights. A 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals hearing … Click to Continue »
By AMANDA VINCENT The U.S. Court of Appeals ruled Thursday that the U.S. Trademark Trial and Appeal Board has to clarify its decision of a case involving Teresa Earnhardt, the widow of seven-time NASCAR champion Dale Earnhardt, and Earnhardt’s oldest son Kerry Earnhardt and his wife Rene over Kerry and Rene Earnhardt’s use of the [...]
(Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court ruled on Friday that an Arkansas law restricting the use of the so-called abortion pill could proceed, overturning a lower court's decision in 2015 that blocked the law a day before it was to go into effect.
The Third Circuit reversed the district court's dismissal of a whistleblower case against a make-up company because the claims were more than just "skin deep."Perhaps the most fascinating aspect of this case is the court's acceptance that a lawyer's whistleblower claim can be premised upon an obligation under the......
A federal appeals court has ruled against 20 former Lake County employees who claimed their layoffs were driven by age discrimination. The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago ruled … Click to Continue »
The Trump administration asked three federal judges from the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday to hold off on a decision regarding a major federal fracking rule implemented … Click to Continue »
A federal appeals court in New York City is getting conflicting advice from the government over whether a civil rights law covers sexual orientation.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit issued a controversial ruling this week striking down D.C.'s restriction on carrying a concealed weapon. Prior to the court's decision, the District of Columbia enforced a permitting system for individuals who wanted to carry a concealed weapon, legally.......
A federal appeals court in New York City is getting conflicting advice from the government over whether a federal civil rights law covers sexual orientation. The Justice Department weighed in … Click to Continue »
46-year-old TaiChin Preyor is scheduled to die by lethal injection Thursday for the 2004 killing of a San Antonio woman
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A federal appeals court has upheld a judge's refusal to throw out a lawsuit questioning a Ferguson police officer's use of force against the man who was with Michael Brown when that officer shot Brown to death three years ago.
by Ana Sofia Knauf This asshole again. ALEX WONG / GETTY U.S. Department of Justice Argues That Civil Rights Law Doesn't Protect LGBTQ+ Employees from Discrimination: Jesus Christ. "In an amicus brief filed at the US Court of Appeals...Show More Summary
The Trump administration told a U.S. appeals court that federal law does not ban discrimination against gay employees, a sharp reversal of the position former President Barack Obama took on a key civil rights issue. The U.S. Department of Justice, in a friend of the court brief, told the 2nd U.S....
The Court ruled D.C.’s restrictive “may issue” policy for the issuance of a CCW permit unconstitutional. This post D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals – “Must Enable The Typical Citizen to Carry a Gun” appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.