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Detroit Free Press
In filing, sisters say ‘Serial’ alibi witness vowed to liewithout saying something.” In a statement, McClain's attorney, Gary Proctor, s
In filing, sisters say ‘Serial’ alibi witness vowed to lie
Detroit Free Press / Posted 36 minutes ago
without saying something.” In a statement, McClain's attorney, Gary Proctor, said: "Given that the case is now before an appellate court, we question the timing of these bizarre, and wholly factually untrue, allegations," The Baltimore Sun... Read more
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Daily Journal
In filing, sisters say ‘Serial’ alibi witness vowed to liewithout saying something.” In a statement, McClain's attorney, Gary Proctor, s
In filing, sisters say ‘Serial’ alibi witness vowed to lie
Daily Journal / Posted 40 minutes ago
without saying something.” In a statement, McClain's attorney, Gary Proctor, said: "Given that the case is now before an appellate court, we question the timing of these bizarre, and wholly factually untrue, allegations," The Baltimore Sun... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
In filing, sisters say ‘Serial’ alibi witness vowed to liewithout saying something.” In a statement, McClain's attorney, Gary Proctor, s
In filing, sisters say ‘Serial’ alibi witness vowed to lie
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 44 minutes ago
without saying something.” In a statement, McClain's attorney, Gary Proctor, said: "Given that the case is now before an appellate court, we question the timing of these bizarre, and wholly factually untrue, allegations," The Baltimore Sun... Read more
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Daily Record
In filing, sisters say ‘Serial’ alibi witness vowed to liewithout saying something.” In a statement, McClain's attorney, Gary Proctor, s
In filing, sisters say ‘Serial’ alibi witness vowed to lie
Daily Record / Posted 44 minutes ago
without saying something.” In a statement, McClain's attorney, Gary Proctor, said: "Given that the case is now before an appellate court, we question the timing of these bizarre, and wholly factually untrue, allegations," The Baltimore Sun... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
In filing, sisters say ‘Serial’ alibi witness vowed to liewithout saying something.” In a statement, McClain's attorney, Gary Proctor, s
In filing, sisters say ‘Serial’ alibi witness vowed to lie
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 48 minutes ago
without saying something.” In a statement, McClain's attorney, Gary Proctor, said: "Given that the case is now before an appellate court, we question the timing of these bizarre, and wholly factually untrue, allegations," The Baltimore Sun... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
In filing, sisters say ‘Serial’ alibi witness vowed to liewithout saying something.” In a statement, McClain's attorney, Gary Proctor, s
In filing, sisters say ‘Serial’ alibi witness vowed to lie
The Arizona Republic / Posted 49 minutes ago
without saying something.” In a statement, McClain's attorney, Gary Proctor, said: "Given that the case is now before an appellate court, we question the timing of these bizarre, and wholly factually untrue, allegations," The Baltimore Sun... Read more
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York Daily Record
In filing, sisters say ‘Serial’ alibi witness vowed to liewithout saying something.” In a statement, McClain's attorney, Gary Proctor, s
In filing, sisters say ‘Serial’ alibi witness vowed to lie
York Daily Record / Posted an hour ago
without saying something.” In a statement, McClain's attorney, Gary Proctor, said: "Given that the case is now before an appellate court, we question the timing of these bizarre, and wholly factually untrue, allegations," The Baltimore Sun... Read more
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USA Today
In filing, sisters say ‘Serial’ alibi witness vowed to liewithout saying something.” In a statement, McClain's attorney, Gary Proctor, s
In filing, sisters say ‘Serial’ alibi witness vowed to lie
USA Today / Posted 2 hours ago
without saying something.” In a statement, McClain's attorney, Gary Proctor, said: "Given that the case is now before an appellate court, we question the timing of these bizarre, and wholly factually untrue, allegations," The Baltimore Sun... Read more
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The Mercury News
Borenstein: Appellate court issues major pension reform rulingstems from 2012 legislation passed to correct a gaping loophole I exposed in Go
Borenstein: Appellate court issues major pension reform ruling
The Mercury News / Posted 3 hours ago
stems from 2012 legislation passed to correct a gaping loophole I exposed in Gov. Jerry Brown's proposed pension plan. The appellate court decision affects similar spiking lawsuits in Contra Costa, Alameda and Merced counties. But, much more... Read more
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People Magazine
Serial Subject Adnan Syed's Alibi Witness Promised to Lie to Free Him from Prison, Former Classmates Sayjust said that it wouldn't hurt anything – that if he truly was guilty, then he
Serial Subject Adnan Syed's Alibi Witness Promised to Lie to Free Him from Prison, Former Classmates Say
People Magazine / Posted 7 hours ago
just said that it wouldn't hurt anything – that if he truly was guilty, then he would be convicted." "Given that the case is now before an appellate court, we question the timing of these bizarre, and wholly factually untrue, allegations," he... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Jim Dey: State high court upholds 1979 ruling in uncommon caseJudge Harold Jensen, now retired, dismissed Victoria Hewitt's marital claims be
Jim Dey: State high court upholds 1979 ruling in uncommon case
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 8 hours ago
Judge Harold Jensen, now retired, dismissed Victoria Hewitt's marital claims because the couple never married. The state appellate court overturned Jensen, temporarily creating California-style palimony law here before the Illinois Supreme Court... Read more
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Market Watch
Court denies U.S. request to reconsider tossing Bank of America fineAFP/Getty Images An appellate court on Monday declined to reconsider its decis
Court denies U.S. request to reconsider tossing Bank of America fine
Market Watch / Posted 10 hours ago
AFP/Getty Images An appellate court on Monday declined to reconsider its decision to throw out a mortgage-fraud case against Bank of America Corp., a blow to the Justice Department as it tried to rescue one of its highest-profile cases tied to the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Two sisters say alibi witness in 'Serial' case said she would lieof justice.' But McClain's attorney, Gary Proctor, said in a statement on Mond
Two sisters say alibi witness in 'Serial' case said she would lie
Daily Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
of justice.' But McClain's attorney, Gary Proctor, said in a statement on Monday: 'Given that the case is now before an appellate court, we question the timing of these bizarre, and wholly factually untrue, allegations.' Syed was convicted of... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Activist: Ban use of campaign funds for legal defensegroup. County court judges have liberally interpreted that clause to include t
Activist: Ban use of campaign funds for legal defense
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 hours ago
group. County court judges have liberally interpreted that clause to include the defense of criminal charges. No state appellate court has addressed the issue to provide a definitive answer. “It’s been allowed and we think that’s an improper... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Okon Abang - a Profile in CrisisGovernor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State from office in July. What is however news
Okon Abang - a Profile in Crisis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State from office in July. What is however news was the way and manner the justices of the appellate court descended heavily on the judge, totally embarrassing and ridiculing him in the eyes of the public for... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Activist: Ban use of campaign funds for legal defensegroup. County court judges have liberally interpreted that clause to include t
Activist: Ban use of campaign funds for legal defense
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
group. County court judges have liberally interpreted that clause to include the defense of criminal charges. No state appellate court has addressed the issue to provide a definitive answer. “It’s been allowed and we think that’s an improper... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Federal lawsuit settled(identifying) the right allegedly violated and whether it was clearly establish
Federal lawsuit settled
Altoona Mirror / Posted 15 hours ago
(identifying) the right allegedly violated and whether it was clearly established at the time Baum was tased." The appellate court sent the case back to Gibson to identify the constitutional right in question and to determine whether that... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cook County seeks $400K in amusement taxes from Evil Olive, Beauty Barthe county for eight years of levies the village refused to pay while the court
Cook County seeks $400K in amusement taxes from Evil Olive, Beauty Bar
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 hours ago
the county for eight years of levies the village refused to pay while the court proceedings continued. In 2007, a state appellate court rebuffed the county's attempt to collect the tax from a strip club with nude dancing. Judges in that case... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Resident action against Battaglia demolitionprocess, which may or may not be successful. The judge has to decide what happe
Resident action against Battaglia demolition
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 19 hours ago
process, which may or may not be successful. The judge has to decide what happens next, while residents wait for a decision. The judge could make her ruling at any time. If Battaglia loses, he says he'll take the case to the state Appellate... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
With a major victory in hand, still a long road ahead for Adnan Syedformer girlfriend. With a state appeal likely, legal experts say a retrial coul
With a major victory in hand, still a long road ahead for Adnan Syed
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 hours ago
former girlfriend. With a state appeal likely, legal experts say a retrial could be more than a year away. "Assuming the appellate court gets involved in this case, a retrial is not likely to happen very soon, and not likely to happen within a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Two former classmates dispute account of alibi witness for 'Serial' subject Adnan Syedin the filing. McClain's attorney, Gary Proctor, said in a statement Monday: "
Two former classmates dispute account of alibi witness for 'Serial' subject Adnan Syed
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 hours ago
in the filing. McClain's attorney, Gary Proctor, said in a statement Monday: "Given that the case is now before an appellate court, we question the timing of these bizarre, and wholly factually untrue, allegations." Syed had petitioned for... Read more
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The News & Observer
Second judge rules against delay in making Harnett shooting records publicwho plan to file a civil lawsuit. “While we respect the court’s ruling, it is
Second judge rules against delay in making Harnett shooting records public
The News & Observer / Posted 20 hours ago
who plan to file a civil lawsuit. “While we respect the court’s ruling, it is a matter we feel should be considered by the appellate court,” Stewart said Monday. The ruling is the latest in a battle pitting county officials against residents who... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Appeal in Charlie Tan case to be heard in 2017hear arguments from attorneys in February on a motion that was recently filed i
Appeal in Charlie Tan case to be heard in 2017
MPNnow.com / Posted 21 hours ago
hear arguments from attorneys in February on a motion that was recently filed in the Charles Tan case. The Fourth District Appellate Court said Monday the appeal hearing in the case will be held sometime in February 2017, but a specific date hasn't... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California court opens door to changing public employee pensionseven though some creditors sought them, and eventually emerged from bankruptcy
California court opens door to changing public employee pensions
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 22 hours ago
even though some creditors sought them, and eventually emerged from bankruptcy without them. Last week, however, a state appellate court in San Francisco ruled unanimously that the California rule is not an absolute bar to modifying pension... Read more
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The Express-Times
Judgment day for cross-carrying man who recorded custody meetingthe beginning that he was recording the meeting on his cellphone, and didn't as
Judgment day for cross-carrying man who recorded custody meeting
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
the beginning that he was recording the meeting on his cellphone, and didn't ask during the meeting. "I don't know what an appellate court will do with this," the judge said. The sentencing hearing became heated at one point between Judge James... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. appeals court declines to reconsider Bank of America rulingthrough a mortgage program called "Hustle" run by Countrywide Financial Corp, w
U.S. appeals court declines to reconsider Bank of America ruling
Reuters / Posted yesterday
through a mortgage program called "Hustle" run by Countrywide Financial Corp, which Bank of America acquired in 2008. The appellate court gave no reason for its decision to reject the petition to rehear the case, which was contained in a one-page... Read more
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FOX Business
U.S. Appeals Court Rejects Request to Reconsider Bank of America Rulingthrough a mortgage program called "Hustle" run by Countrywide Financial Corp, w
U.S. Appeals Court Rejects Request to Reconsider Bank of America Ruling
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
through a mortgage program called "Hustle" run by Countrywide Financial Corp, which Bank of America acquired in 2008. The appellate court gave no reason for its decision to reject the petition to rehear the case, which was contained in a one-page... Read more
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FOX Business
U.S. Appeals Court Rejects Request to Reconsider Bank of America Rulingthrough a mortgage program called "Hustle" run by Countrywide Financial Corp, w
U.S. Appeals Court Rejects Request to Reconsider Bank of America Ruling
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
through a mortgage program called "Hustle" run by Countrywide Financial Corp, which Bank of America acquired in 2008. The appellate court gave no reason for its decision to reject the petition to rehear the case, which was contained in a one-page... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US appeals court strikes down Ernst & Young class action waiverInc and Domino's Pizza Inc . With its 2-1 ruling, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court o
US appeals court strikes down Ernst & Young class action waiver
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
Inc and Domino's Pizza Inc . With its 2-1 ruling, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco became the second appellate court to sign off on the NLRB's position that federal labor law prohibits workers' arbitration agreements from... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US appeals court declines to reconsider Bank of America rulingthrough a mortgage program called "Hustle" run by Countrywide Financial Corp, w
US appeals court declines to reconsider Bank of America ruling
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
through a mortgage program called "Hustle" run by Countrywide Financial Corp, which Bank of America acquired in 2008. The appellate court gave no reason for its decision to reject the petition to rehear the case, which was contained in a one-page... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
California Supreme Court allows teacher tenure laws to standto Treu’s “well-supported findings” that the laws “impose severe harm on tens o
California Supreme Court allows teacher tenure laws to stand
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
to Treu’s “well-supported findings” that the laws “impose severe harm on tens of thousands of students every year,” the appellate court substituted “its own (inaccurate) assessment of causation ... casting into doubt the purpose of a trial,”... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. appeals court strikes down Ernst & Young class action waiverDomino's Pizza Inc (DPZ.N). With its 2-1 ruling, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of
U.S. appeals court strikes down Ernst & Young class action waiver
Reuters / Posted yesterday
Domino's Pizza Inc (DPZ.N). With its 2-1 ruling, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco became the second appellate court to sign off on the NLRB's position that federal labor law prohibits workers' arbitration agreements from... Read more
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E! Online
Making a Murderer's Brendan Dassey to Attend Wrestlemania2010, a judge denied Dassey's attempt at a retrial despite his post-conviction
Making a Murderer's Brendan Dassey to Attend Wrestlemania
E! Online / Posted yesterday
2010, a judge denied Dassey's attempt at a retrial despite his post-conviction motion already set in place with an appellate court. Shortly after Halbach's murder, Brendan was interrogated four times over a two-day period without a parent,... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Different court halts DEC tree cuttingand therefore claimed far fewer trees would be cut than Protect had estimated.
Different court halts DEC tree cutting
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted yesterday
and therefore claimed far fewer trees would be cut than Protect had estimated. Friday's decision prohibits any further tree cutting for at least 10 days, when the Appellate court decides whether to issue a preliminary injunction against the... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Review of States with Voter ID Laws Found No Impersonation Fraud - Review of States with Voter ID Laws Found No Impersonation Fraud by Sami Edge/News21 The Texas Tribune Aug. 21 2016 Politicians and voting rights advocates continue to clash over w...voters are less likely to own a car and therefore less likely to get a driver's
Review of States with Voter ID Laws Found No Impersonation Fraud - Review of States with Voter ID Laws Found No Impersonation Fraud by Sami Edge/News21 The Texas Tribune Aug. 21 2016 Politicians and voting rights advocates continue to clash over w...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted yesterday
voters are less likely to own a car and therefore less likely to get a driver's license that could be used as an ID. The appellate court did not strike down the Texas law entirely, but under a temporary fix signed off on by a federal judge, the... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Teacher absenteeism is a public record“of the same general nature as an employee’s home address and telephone number
Teacher absenteeism is a public record
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted yesterday
“of the same general nature as an employee’s home address and telephone number or personal financial information.” The appellate court noted that “a teacher’s absence is directly related to the teacher’s job as a public employee.” It added that... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
After frequent scandal, is Jacksonville ready for a new Public Defender? Challenger Charlie Cofer hopes sohe would be able to sentence the defendant to life. He also said the defendant
After frequent scandal, is Jacksonville ready for a new Public Defender? Challenger Charlie Cofer hopes so
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
he would be able to sentence the defendant to life. He also said the defendant “clearly lied and perjured himself.” The appellate court noted a court cannot punish a defendant for maintaining his innocence. Both defendants were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Abia Guber Tussle - Groups Insist On Ikpeazu's Resignation Despite Appeal Court's Rulinggroups insisted that rather than drive round the streets of Umuahia and Aba in
Abia Guber Tussle - Groups Insist On Ikpeazu's Resignation Despite Appeal Court's Ruling
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
groups insisted that rather than drive round the streets of Umuahia and Aba in celebration of his victory at the appellate court, the embattled governor should do an introspection in view of the fact that the court could not clear him of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kogi Speaker Slams Suit On Human Rights Commissiona thing on my client. "The indictment of my client by a tribunal in 2003 had b
Kogi Speaker Slams Suit On Human Rights Commission
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
a thing on my client. "The indictment of my client by a tribunal in 2003 had been set aside by the Court of Appeal. The appellate court demanded to know if there was any reported case of fracas and there was none. "Even, the INEC attested to... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Stratford sex case focus of clash over victims’ rightsvictims’s rights and those of criminal defendants that threatens to upend the s
Stratford sex case focus of clash over victims’ rights
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
victims’s rights and those of criminal defendants that threatens to upend the state’s plea-bargain process. The state Appellate Court is being asked, in a case that could have a national effect, to decide whether crime victims have the right... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Abia - Igbo Group Flays A' Court Judgement On Ikpeazu's Electionas his matured conduct and ability to prevail on his followers against resortin
Abia - Igbo Group Flays A' Court Judgement On Ikpeazu's Election
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
as his matured conduct and ability to prevail on his followers against resorting to violence following judgement of the appellate court. . National President of the organisation, Mazi Igwekala Leo Ugomaduefule, addressing journalists, in Abuja,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Stratford sex case focus of clash over victims’ rightsvictims’s rights and those of criminal defendants that threatens to upend the s
Stratford sex case focus of clash over victims’ rights
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
victims’s rights and those of criminal defendants that threatens to upend the state’s plea-bargain process. The state Appellate Court is being asked, in a case that could have a national effect, to decide whether crime victims have the right... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Review of States with Voter ID Laws Found No Impersonation Fraudvoters are less likely to own a car and therefore less likely to get a driver's
Review of States with Voter ID Laws Found No Impersonation Fraud
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
voters are less likely to own a car and therefore less likely to get a driver's license that could be used as an ID. The appellate court did not strike down the Texas law entirely, but under a temporary fix signed off on by a federal judge, the... Read more
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Philly.com
The 'criminal sophistication' of Lehigh teen in her mother's death left one attorney speechlesswill soon begin his life sentence for the March 15, 2015, slaying of 54-year-ol
The 'criminal sophistication' of Lehigh teen in her mother's death left one attorney speechless
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
will soon begin his life sentence for the March 15, 2015, slaying of 54-year-old Cheryl Silvonek, Jamie Silvonek awaits an appellate court decision that would shave decades off her prison sentence if her case gets back to juvenile court. Although... Read more
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The News-Times
Stratford sex case focus of clash over victims’ rightsvictims’s rights and those of criminal defendants that threatens to upend the s
Stratford sex case focus of clash over victims’ rights
The News-Times / Posted 2 days ago
victims’s rights and those of criminal defendants that threatens to upend the state’s plea-bargain process. The state Appellate Court is being asked, in a case that could have a national effect, to decide whether crime victims have the right... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Man set free after seven years in custody must now return to prisonto a Tennessee Criminal Court of Appeals decision released Friday. Authorities
Man set free after seven years in custody must now return to prison
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
to a Tennessee Criminal Court of Appeals decision released Friday. Authorities are searching for Jereme Little now that an appellate court overturned the post-conviction relief that set him free after seven years in prison, his attorney Lloyd... Read more
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Deseret News
Court upholds sex abuse conviction for doctor found guilty of killing wife60, was found guilty again less than a year later of sexually abusing his daugh
Court upholds sex abuse conviction for doctor found guilty of killing wife
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
60, was found guilty again less than a year later of sexually abusing his daughter shortly after his wife's death. The appellate court denied MacNeill's appeal on Friday, which claimed delays in the case violated his speedy trial rights,... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Nationally New Laws Force Voters to Navigate Maze of Requirements - Nationally New Laws Force Voters to Navigate Maze of Requirements by Emily L. Mahoney/News21 The Texas Tribune Aug. 20 2016 CINCINNATI – With the presidential election less than t...one of the Sundays for early voting “comes as close to a smoking gun as we are
Nationally New Laws Force Voters to Navigate Maze of Requirements - Nationally New Laws Force Voters to Navigate Maze of Requirements by Emily L. Mahoney/News21 The Texas Tribune Aug. 20 2016 CINCINNATI – With the presidential election less than t...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
one of the Sundays for early voting “comes as close to a smoking gun as we are likely to see in modern times,” the appellate court said. North Carolina state Sen. Ron Rabin, who helped pass the law, told News21that it still allowed 10 days... Read more
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The Morning Call
Jamie Silvonek's 'criminal sophistication' could staunch appealwill soon begin his life sentence for the March 15, 2015, slaying of 54-year-ol
Jamie Silvonek's 'criminal sophistication' could staunch appeal
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
will soon begin his life sentence for the March 15, 2015, slaying of 54-year-old Cheryl Silvonek, Jamie Silvonek awaits an appellate court decision that would shave decades off her prison sentence if her case gets back to juvenile court. Although... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Judge retiring from 8th Circuit federal appeals courtA judge on the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals is retiring from his position
Judge retiring from 8th Circuit federal appeals court
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 3 days ago
A judge on the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals is retiring from his position as a federal appellate court judge. Judge Kermit Bye says his full retirement is effective Sept. 1. He has served on the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals since April 22,... Read more
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