The Daily Report brings the news: Fulton County Superior Court Judge Henry Newkirk today denied suspended state Sen. Don Balfour’s attempt to quash the 18-count indictment against him. The judge’s denial of Balfour’s motion did not state a reason. The November demurrer argued that prosecution by the state attorney general’s office violated the state constitutional [...]
Yesterday Rio De Janeiro became the 14th Brazilian state to legalize same-sex marriage. Over 130 couples married in a mass wedding at the state's Superior Court of Justice. In mid-May, Brazilian courts determined that public officesShow More Summary
Independent U.S. Senate candidate files suit in Mercer Superior Court challenging the legality of the ballot, claiming LG/Secretary of State Guadagno broke the law At issue, the apparent fact that Steve Lonegan was not qualified to have his name at the top of the ballot. Show More Summary
ATLANTA (AP) — Former Pittsburgh Steeler standout Kordell Stewart's divorce from his reality show wife is final. Fulton County Superior Court Judge John J. Goger issued final a decree in the divorce case Thursday. Stewart, who retired from the NFL last year, filed for divorce from Porsha Williams in March. Show More Summary
This week the San Francisco Superior Court dismissed the lawsuit over converting the Beach Chalet Soccer Fields to artificial turf. The battle has been brewing for a few years now, with the project (which also includes new stadium seating...
Former lord chief justice supports right of UK to defy European court on issues such as jail votes One-Minute Read LAST UPDATED AT 10:24 ON Thu 5 Dec 2013 THE European Court of Human Rights is not superior to the UK's Supreme Court,Show More Summary
The below article of mine appeared in the November 19, 2013 edition of the Pennsylvania Law Weekly and his republished here with permission from the publisher, American Law Media: Superior Court Leaves Big Post-Koken Question Unanswered By Daniel E. Show More Summary
Irwindale sued the plant after residents complained about ill health caused by smells emanating from the plant. A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge Tuesday ordered a Sriracha hot sauce plant in Irwindale, Ca. be partially shut down in response to odor complaints from nearby residents.
In a rare public rebuke, a judicial review commission found District of Columbia Superior Court Judge Natalia Combs Greene made "inappropriate" comments to litigants in court and at times behaved in a manner that was "rude" and "intimidating." The D.C....
Three senior judges in the District of Columbia Superior Court are suing the federal government over their retirement salaries, claiming their pay is too low. In a complaint filed today in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia,...
End-of-day news: Why D.C.'s attorney general battle is back at the Superior Court, tiny houses are the future, and eat some tacos. [ more › ]
Actor Ryan O’Neal defended his ownership of a portrait depicting long-time girlfriend Farah Fawcett on Monday in Los Angeles Superior Court against claims by the University of Texas that the artwork by Andy Warhol belongs in its galleries.O’Neal...Show More Summary
After striking out in federal court, a District of Columbia lawyer challenging the city’s decision to delay the first-ever attorney general election is taking his fight back to D.C. Superior Court. Washingtonians in 2010 approved an amendment to the city...
California Governor Jerry Brown’s not so little engine that could permanently wreck the California economy looks like it may be the little engine that couldn’t get built. Superior Court Judge Michael Kenny ruled on Monday that the state...Show More Summary
A retired Massachusetts Superior Court Judge says that there is a possibility that former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez could walk free after his murder case. Isaac Borenstein, who is now "a professor of law at Suffolk...Show More Summary
I spent Saturday at D.C. Superior Court for Adoption Day, with a standing-room only crowd who came to celebrate the 29 children being adopted during this year's ceremony. I've attended Adoption Day for more than a decade. I can still...Show More Summary
After residents of Irwindale, California sued the maker of Sriracha hot sauce due to headaches, burning eyes, and irritated throats, a superior court judge sided with they. The company was ordered to shut down the local sauce making plant.
Two years after they separted, Ashton Kutcher and Demi Moore have finalized their divorce.A Los Angeles Superior Court judge ordered their six-year marriage dissolved on Tuesday. No one was awarded spousal support, according to court documents. Show More Summary
An LA County Superior Court judge has ruled that Sriracha has to stop doing whatever it is that's poisoning the air in Irwindale. A "strong, offensive chili odor" in the city has allegedly caused headaches, asthma attacks, and heartburn,...
A Massachusetts superior court judge has rejected a motion for an injunction against a program that would provide taxpayer funds to go to a restoration project for a historic church located in Martha's Vineyard.