On June 15 a panel of federal judges from the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals will meet in Honolulu to hear oral arguments that are likely to result in the most important environmental legal decision of our time. The hearing involvesShow More Summary
The National Rifle Association may be keeping a low profile in the wake of Orlando's 49-person massacre, but the organization had plenty to say last week after the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled there was no constitutional right...Show More Summary
In a ruling guaranteed to make the NRA spontaneously combust, the United States Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Thursday that there is no guaranteed Constitutional right to carry concealed weapons. By a vote of 7-4, the 9th Circuit...Show More Summary
The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that citizens do not have a Second Amendment right to carry concealed firearms in public. The California federal court that covers states Arizona, Nevada, Oregon Washington, Idaho, Montana, Alaska, and Hawaii as well found that laws requiring gun owners to show "good......
It was not a good day for gun rights, folks. The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that Americans do not have the right to carry concealed...
The Federal 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has determined there is no second amendment right to concealed carry. Via Mother Jones: This morning, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals issued a long-awaited opinion in a case challenging how concealed-weapon permits are issued in California. Show More Summary
This morning, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals issued a long-awaited opinion in a case challenging how concealed-weapon permits are issued in California. Writing on behalf of the seven-judge majority, Justice William Fletcher delivered...Show More Summary
A ray of light for Madonna as the Ninth Circuit hands her a victory in a long-running copyright infringement case, creating a circuit split in the process. [Billboard] The New York Court of Appeals overturns the $17.2 million award Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder earlier won against Cadwalader at summary judgment. Show More Summary
The latest from Montana: Montana Attorney General Tim Fox’s office filed a motion for an immediate partial stay with U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals after a ruling by U.S. District Judge Charles Lovell struck down the state’s campaign contribution … Continue reading ?
The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals took on an eyebrow-raising tone recently when it endorsed a pro-gun advocate notion that a "right to buy arms" is implied within the Second Amendment's right to bear arms. The decision is a major blow to Alameda County's attempts to limit gun sales and......
Business partners who had planned to open a gun shop in Alameda County, CA, were denied a zoning permit due to its proximity to a residential neighborhood. The San Francisco-based Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has just ruled that...Show More Summary
The Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit upheld what is quickly becoming doctrine in all the federal courts: neutral-timekeeping is lawful under the FLSA. The decision comes as a blow to Andre Corbin and other hourly wage-earners like him who allege lost wages due to unfavorable rounding to the......
The Idaho man serving 30 years for non-disclosure must now put his hopes in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Thomas More Society attorneys filed an appeal last week with the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit for undercover journalist David Daleiden, arguing for reversal of a preliminary injunction that bars Daleiden and the Center for Medical Progress from publishing undercover videos from the 2014 and 2015 annual meetings of the National […]
The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals agrees to reconsider the certification of a class of 150,000 California Uber drivers for litigation.
Last week the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals announced that there is no rational basis for classifying a “habitual drunkard” as someone who lacks good moral character. The case arose when one such drunkard, an illegal immigrant named Salomon Ledezma-Cosino, sought to have his deportation canceled. Show More Summary
The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals just affirmed a district court's ruling that mega-mortgage companies Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are private companies, not agents for purposes of the False Claims Act.The plaintiffs in the case argued that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are Delaware corporations, so Delaware law applies......
On February 10, 2016, the federal Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit affirmed a lower court's decision in lengthy litigation related to a 1938 transfer of the Superman copyright from his creator to DC Comics (Larson v. Warner Bros. Show More Summary
The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has sided again with Warner Bros. and DC Comics in the long-running feud over the rights to Superman.
The Grand Canyon state wants a divorce from the largest of the federal appellate jurisdictions—but is that the right solution to its problems?