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My EastText
Wrongful convictions have cost Texans more than $93 millionand more people join the list. Generally, someone whose conviction is thrown o
Wrongful convictions have cost Texans more than $93 million
My EastText / Posted 2 hours ago
and more people join the list. Generally, someone whose conviction is thrown out and is declared by a judge, prosecutor or appellate court to be “actually innocent” is eligible for a lump sum payment equal to $80,000 for each year they spent behind... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
History on display at courthouseon loan, for some reason I don't understand." Fahrner tried a few other places
History on display at courthouse
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 5 hours ago
on loan, for some reason I don't understand." Fahrner tried a few other places and then turned to a friend, Illinois Appellate Court Justice Robert Steigmann. "He just unequivocally, immediately said that it ought to be put in the jury... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Looking For Safety, Support, They Find Each Otherand after graduating she worked for the state writing for the "Reporter of Judi
Looking For Safety, Support, They Find Each Other
Hartford Courant / Posted 13 hours ago
and after graduating she worked for the state writing for the "Reporter of Judicial Decisions" about the decisions of the Appellate Court. "I loved the work." In 1988, Susan wanted to move away from the power boat noise on Coventry Lake. "I... Read more
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The Mercury News
Internal Affairs: County supervisors muscling in on DA's gyma 1 ½-year-old order to stay away from Peterson Middle School and Principal Sus
Internal Affairs: County supervisors muscling in on DA's gym
The Mercury News / Posted 17 hours ago
a 1 ½-year-old order to stay away from Peterson Middle School and Principal Susan Harris. In a decision filed Friday, the appellate court rejected his appeal, finding he posed a credible threat of violence, that harassment was likely to recur and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The nation's winThe president is not the king. That's why we welcome the fact that a 4-4 Supre
The nation's win
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
The president is not the king. That's why we welcome the fact that a 4-4 Supreme Court split has left in place an appellate court ruling blocking President Barack Obama's 2014 executive order on immigration enforcement that effectively... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Man's Conviction Upheld in Westwood Triple-Murderwere each shot in the head Aug. 26, 2010, in an apartment in the 600 block of N
Man's Conviction Upheld in Westwood Triple-Murder
NBC Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
were each shot in the head Aug. 26, 2010, in an apartment in the 600 block of North Kings Road. In a 27-page ruling, the appellate court justices noted that the most reasonable inference is that Park "robbed Pirooz at gunpoint, and then shot the... Read more
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Asian journal
Disclosure of text messages, e-mails, and Facebook info of a spouse or significant other may constitute domestic violenceit without a hearing after finding that the DVPA did not cover situations in wh
Disclosure of text messages, e-mails, and Facebook info of a spouse or significant other may constitute domestic violence
Asian journal / Posted yesterday
it without a hearing after finding that the DVPA did not cover situations in which there was no physical harm alleged. The appellate court reversed and remanded the matter to the trial court for a hearing. It held that the definition of abuse under... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Oriental22, or a day before the issuance of the TRO, the opposite camp filed an opposit
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted yesterday
22, or a day before the issuance of the TRO, the opposite camp filed an opposition to the petition for TRO, telling the appellate court that it is moot and academic because Vice Gov. Edward Mark Macias has already taken his oath and has assumed... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Wrongful Convictions Have Cost Texans More Than $93 Millionand more people join the list. Generally, someone whose conviction is thrown o
Wrongful Convictions Have Cost Texans More Than $93 Million
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
and more people join the list. Generally, someone whose conviction is thrown out and is declared by a judge, prosecutor or appellate court to be “actually innocent” is eligible for a lump sum payment equal to $80,000 for each year they spent behind... Read more
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La Prensa San Diego
DAPA Blocked at Supreme Courtrelease. Paxton also added that this act was a national victory. The inaction
DAPA Blocked at Supreme Court
La Prensa San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
release. Paxton also added that this act was a national victory. The inaction by the Supreme Court leaves in place an appellate court ruling from the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals. That case will now be binding only in Louisiana, Mississippi,... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Wrongful convictions have cost Texans more than $93 millionand more people join the list. Generally, someone whose conviction is thrown o
Wrongful convictions have cost Texans more than $93 million
KTXS Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
and more people join the list. Generally, someone whose conviction is thrown out and is declared by a judge, prosecutor or appellate court to be “actually innocent” is eligible for a lump sum payment equal to $80,000 for each year they spent behind... Read more
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Boston Herald
Orphanage founder appeals dismissal of defamation suityear that Paul Kendrick defamed orphanage founder Michael Geilenfeld and awarde
Orphanage founder appeals dismissal of defamation suit
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
year that Paul Kendrick defamed orphanage founder Michael Geilenfeld and awarded more than $14 million in damages. But an appellate court in Boston then questioned whether the case ever belonged in federal court in the first place. U.S. District... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Deadlock on immigration another chapter in Obama's turbulent history with Supreme Courtin Wyoming said that Obama had exceeded the authority granted to him by Congres
Deadlock on immigration another chapter in Obama's turbulent history with Supreme Court
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 2 days ago
in Wyoming said that Obama had exceeded the authority granted to him by Congress. The case is also being reviewed by an appellate court. Obama’s clashes with the federal courts have also threatened to upend his most significant actions to fight... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Orphanage founder appeals dismissal of defamation suityear that Paul Kendrick defamed orphanage founder Michael Geilenfeld and awarde
Orphanage founder appeals dismissal of defamation suit
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 2 days ago
year that Paul Kendrick defamed orphanage founder Michael Geilenfeld and awarded more than $14 million in damages. But an appellate court in Boston then questioned whether the case ever belonged in federal court in the first place. U.S. District... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Wrongful Convictions Have Cost Texans More Than $93 Million - Wrongful Convictions Have Cost Texans More Than $93 Million by Johnathan Silver and Lindsay Carbonell The Texas Tribune June 24 2016 Texas has paid 101 men and women who were wrongfully...and more people join the list. Generally, someone whose conviction is thrown o
Wrongful Convictions Have Cost Texans More Than $93 Million - Wrongful Convictions Have Cost Texans More Than $93 Million by Johnathan Silver and Lindsay Carbonell The Texas Tribune June 24 2016 Texas has paid 101 men and women who were wrongfully...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
and more people join the list. Generally, someone whose conviction is thrown out and is declared by a judge, prosecutor or appellate court to be “actually innocent” is eligible for a lump sum payment equal to $80,000 for each year they spent behind... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Wrongful Convictions Have Cost Texans More Than $93 Millionand more people join the list. Generally, someone whose conviction is thrown o
Wrongful Convictions Have Cost Texans More Than $93 Million
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
and more people join the list. Generally, someone whose conviction is thrown out and is declared by a judge, prosecutor or appellate court to be “actually innocent” is eligible for a lump sum payment equal to $80,000 for each year they spent behind... Read more
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NJ.com
N.J. Supreme Court: Allow worker's testimony in East Orange sex harassment casethe trial, the city "substantially" relied on Mastellone's investigation. And t
N.J. Supreme Court: Allow worker's testimony in East Orange sex harassment case
NJ.com / Posted 2 days ago
the trial, the city "substantially" relied on Mastellone's investigation. And the city won. The women appealed, and an appellate court panel agreed with the trial court's decision to ban Hicks' testimony, saying it was "not relevant because she... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
City getting tough on zoning infractionsall necessary county permits, as well. Council members discussed the proposed
City getting tough on zoning infractions
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 2 days ago
all necessary county permits, as well. Council members discussed the proposed settlement. “We can pursue this to the appellate court,” said Councilwoman Andrea Norris (at large). “We could be successful, but we have to weigh the... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Immigration deadlock reprises Obama's battle with the courtin Wyoming said that Obama had exceeded the authority granted to him by Congres
Immigration deadlock reprises Obama's battle with the court
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 2 days ago
in Wyoming said that Obama had exceeded the authority granted to him by Congress. The case is also being reviewed by an appellate court. Obama's clashes with the federal courts have also threatened to upend his most significant actions to fight... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Immigration deadlock reprises Obama's battle with the courtin Wyoming said that Obama had exceeded the authority granted to him by Congres
Immigration deadlock reprises Obama's battle with the court
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
in Wyoming said that Obama had exceeded the authority granted to him by Congress. The case is also being reviewed by an appellate court. Obama's clashes with the federal courts have also threatened to upend his most significant actions to fight... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Immigration deadlock reprises Obama's battle with the courtsin Wyoming said that Obama had exceeded the authority granted to him by Congres
Immigration deadlock reprises Obama's battle with the courts
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
in Wyoming said that Obama had exceeded the authority granted to him by Congress. The case is also being reviewed by an appellate court. Obama's clashes with the federal courts have also threatened to upend his most significant actions to fight... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Immigration deadlock reprises Obama's battle with the courtin Wyoming said that Obama had exceeded the authority granted to him by Congres
Immigration deadlock reprises Obama's battle with the court
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
in Wyoming said that Obama had exceeded the authority granted to him by Congress. The case is also being reviewed by an appellate court. Obama's clashes with the federal courts have also threatened to upend his most significant actions to fight... Read more
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Sun Star
CA upholds estafa conviction vs 'Pyramiding Queen'9th Division gave credence to the findings of Makati Regional Trial Court Branc
CA upholds estafa conviction vs 'Pyramiding Queen'
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
9th Division gave credence to the findings of Makati Regional Trial Court Branch 56 in its ruling dated March 4, 2014. The Appellate Court ruled that "In Criminal Case No. 03-1958, Baladjay is sentenced to an indeterminate imprisonment of 4 years... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
New forest preserve provides natural beauty, but land dispute gets ugly$2 million initial payment. A trial court dismissed that claim, but after more
New forest preserve provides natural beauty, but land dispute gets ugly
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
$2 million initial payment. A trial court dismissed that claim, but after more than six years of litigation, the Illinois Appellate Court ruled last month that there was merit to the Cannons' argument and sent the case back to the trial court to... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
DPS trooper injured in crash on SR 87; hit by alleged wrong-way driveras "disappointing" by many members of the Hispanic community in Tucson. Because
DPS trooper injured in crash on SR 87; hit by alleged wrong-way driver
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 2 days ago
as "disappointing" by many members of the Hispanic community in Tucson. Because of the deadlock, the decision of a lower appellate court stands, blocking the President's executive decision on deportation relief. The US Supreme Court's 4-4... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Supreme Court deadlock on immigration disappoints many, changes nothingas "disappointing" by many members of the Hispanic community in Tucson. Because
Supreme Court deadlock on immigration disappoints many, changes nothing
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 2 days ago
as "disappointing" by many members of the Hispanic community in Tucson. Because of the deadlock, the decision of a lower appellate court stands, blocking the President's executive decision on deportation relief. The US Supreme Court's 4-4... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Watch Live: Akron's LeBron James celebrationas "disappointing" by many members of the Hispanic community in Tucson. Because
Watch Live: Akron's LeBron James celebration
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 2 days ago
as "disappointing" by many members of the Hispanic community in Tucson. Because of the deadlock, the decision of a lower appellate court stands, blocking the President's executive decision on deportation relief. The US Supreme Court's 4-4... Read more
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The Advocate
House arrest for Lafayette City Marshal Brian Pope postponed during appeal in public records caseCity Marshal Brian Pope’s house-arrest sentence, set to begin Monday, has again
House arrest for Lafayette City Marshal Brian Pope postponed during appeal in public records case
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
City Marshal Brian Pope’s house-arrest sentence, set to begin Monday, has again been postponed while he requests an appellate court review of his contempt-of-court conviction in a public records lawsuit. Fifteenth Judicial District Judge... Read more
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The Advocate
Appeal court upholds house arrest sentence against Lafayette City Marshal Brian Pope in public records casePope failed to fulfill the court order and imposed $100-a-day penalties, court
Appeal court upholds house arrest sentence against Lafayette City Marshal Brian Pope in public records case
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Pope failed to fulfill the court order and imposed $100-a-day penalties, court costs and attorney fees against him The appellate court, however, said that defense does not apply in this case because the penalties are a civil, not a criminal,... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield doesn't have to reveal criteria for tiered insurance plan, court sayshow it classed hospitals into preferred and non-preferred tiers when it launche
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield doesn't have to reveal criteria for tiered insurance plan, court says
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 days ago
how it classed hospitals into preferred and non-preferred tiers when it launched the Omnia health plans last year, an Appellate Court panel said Thursday. The ruling appeared to dim the prospects for any alteration to Omnia by opposing... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield doesn't have to reveal criteria for tiered insurance planhow it classed hospitals into preferred and non-preferred tiers when it launche
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield doesn't have to reveal criteria for tiered insurance plan
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 days ago
how it classed hospitals into preferred and non-preferred tiers when it launched the Omnia health plans last year, an Appellate Court panel said Thursday. The ruling appeared to dim the prospects for any alteration to Omnia by opposing... Read more
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NJ Biz
Court backs Horizon in pair of cases tied to OMNIA health plan's tiers (Update)was handed a significant win Thursday in its two major cases with hospitals reg
Court backs Horizon in pair of cases tied to OMNIA health plan's tiers (Update)
NJ Biz / Posted 3 days ago
was handed a significant win Thursday in its two major cases with hospitals regarding its newest tiered network plan. An appellate court upheld Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey's right to introduce a new plan without informing all... Read more
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Roll Call
Democrats File Brief to Defend Obama's Immigration Policiesstatus under the IRCA of 1986." The state of Texas challenged the legality of
Democrats File Brief to Defend Obama's Immigration Policies
Roll Call / Posted 3 days ago
status under the IRCA of 1986." The state of Texas challenged the legality of Obama's executive actions in court. An appellate court ruled the president overstepped the law. The Supreme Court is scheduled to hear the case, United States v.... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Supreme Court Tie Deals Blow to Obama's Immigration Orderhe says in a statement. The number of states backing Texas has grown to 25. F
Supreme Court Tie Deals Blow to Obama's Immigration Order
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
he says in a statement. The number of states backing Texas has grown to 25. Feb. 23, 2015 The White House asks a federal appellate court to reverse Hanen’s order, arguing the ruling was without merit because immigration policies fall under the... Read more
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NJ Biz
Court backs Horizon in pair of cases tied to OMNIA health plan's tierswas handed a significant win Thursday in its two major cases with hospitals reg
Court backs Horizon in pair of cases tied to OMNIA health plan's tiers
NJ Biz / Posted 3 days ago
was handed a significant win Thursday in its two major cases with hospitals regarding its newest tiered network plan. An appellate court upheld Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey's right to introduce a new plan without informing all... Read more
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The Advocate
Ice, cold showers and now heat sensors as Louisiana addresses steamy conditions on death rowordered in late 2013 that heat indexes on Angola’s death row not be allowed to
Ice, cold showers and now heat sensors as Louisiana addresses steamy conditions on death row
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
ordered in late 2013 that heat indexes on Angola’s death row not be allowed to surpass 88 degrees, but the federal appellate court ruled last summer that the judge’s directive effectively required the state to air-condition the death-row... Read more
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Raw Story
What Abigail Fisher’s affirmative action case was really aboutso he will likely be on the hunt again for another case, and another perfect pl
What Abigail Fisher’s affirmative action case was really about
Raw Story / Posted 3 days ago
so he will likely be on the hunt again for another case, and another perfect plaintiff. Update, July 16, 2014: A federal appellate court has ruled in favor of the University of Texas at Austin’s affirmative action program, allowing the university... Read more
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Philly.com
U.S. Supreme Court upholds race-based admissionsCourt declined to issue a definitive ruling, instead ordering the U.S. Court of
U.S. Supreme Court upholds race-based admissions
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
Court declined to issue a definitive ruling, instead ordering the U.S. Court of Appeals to reexamine the issue. It said the appellate court had failed to hold the university to sufficient scrutiny as it sought to prove race was an essential... Read more
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The Verge
How scientists could patent the genetic blueprint for a humanmeans looking not only at an invention, but also at the field as a whole, Conle
How scientists could patent the genetic blueprint for a human
The Verge / Posted 3 days ago
means looking not only at an invention, but also at the field as a whole, Conley says. Recently, the federal circuit, the appellate court below the Supreme Court that hears patent appeals, has been fairly liberal when it comes to designating a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Emanuel's problem isn't Friends. This is about the lakefront and the law.other words, Friends can drop this lawsuit, but the group can't surrender anyon
Emanuel's problem isn't Friends. This is about the lakefront and the law.
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
other words, Friends can drop this lawsuit, but the group can't surrender anyone else's right to sue. And unless a federal appellate court says otherwise in a forthcoming ruling, subsequent lawsuits would have two huge advantages: U.S. District... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Federal court nixes SC court's ruling on graduation prayersuse of religious venues, as well as its revised policies. The girl and her fam
Federal court nixes SC court's ruling on graduation prayers
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
use of religious venues, as well as its revised policies. The girl and her family have since moved to another state. The appellate court on Tuesday said the family's interest can be dismissed due to that move but that the Humanist Association can... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
After setbacks, N.Y. prosecutors resume insider trading crackdownBut they did not allege Mickelson knew who Davis was or received any benefit.
After setbacks, N.Y. prosecutors resume insider trading crackdown
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
But they did not allege Mickelson knew who Davis was or received any benefit. Asked at a press conference whether the appellate court ruling explained why Mickelson was not charged, Bharara declined to say. He said the decision had impacted... Read more
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Reuters
After setbacks, N.Y. prosecutors resume insider trading crackdownBut they did not allege Mickelson knew who Davis was or received any benefit.
After setbacks, N.Y. prosecutors resume insider trading crackdown
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
But they did not allege Mickelson knew who Davis was or received any benefit. Asked at a press conference whether the appellate court ruling explained why Mickelson was not charged, Bharara declined to say. He said the decision had impacted... Read more
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Al.com
Court to consider whether Alabama cop killer will be executedAn appellate court will hear arguments over whether strokes have left a 65-year
Court to consider whether Alabama cop killer will be executed
Al.com / Posted 3 days ago
An appellate court will hear arguments over whether strokes have left a 65-year-old Alabama inmate mentally incompetent to be executed. The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will hold a hearing Thursday in the case of inmate Vernon Madison. The... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Carbondale drug treatment center drops residents from lawsuitproperty owners joined in the court challenge. A Lackawanna County judge ruled
Carbondale drug treatment center drops residents from lawsuit
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
property owners joined in the court challenge. A Lackawanna County judge ruled in Ms. Bellino’s favor in 2014. A state appellate court upheld that decision on April 1. Mr. Coleman said the residents disagreed with the rulings, but accepted... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Court hears arguments over competency of death row inmateATLANTA (AP) — An appellate court will hear arguments over whether strokes have
Court hears arguments over competency of death row inmate
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 3 days ago
ATLANTA (AP) — An appellate court will hear arguments over whether strokes have left a 65-year-old Alabama inmate mentally incompetent to be executed. The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will hold a hearing Thursday in the case of inmate Vernon... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Man serving life for murder says he's innocent, gunman agreesout of a place like this. It's a nightmare," John Calvin said. The appeals in
Man serving life for murder says he's innocent, gunman agrees
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 3 days ago
out of a place like this. It's a nightmare," John Calvin said. The appeals in this case keep getting bounced around from appellate court to district court, and now it's back at appellate court. No decisions have been made. Copyright 2016 KCTV... Read more
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Daily Herald
East Dundee suit against Carpentersville Wal-Mart funding to go back to courtappealed that decision, as well as an order denying the village's motion for a
East Dundee suit against Carpentersville Wal-Mart funding to go back to court
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
appealed that decision, as well as an order denying the village's motion for a substitution of judge. Following the appellate court decision Monday, the lawsuit will go back to the circuit court, and East Dundee can continue making its case... Read more
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The Washington Times
Federal court nixes SC ruling on graduation prayersuse of religious venues, as well as its revised policies. The girl and her fam
Federal court nixes SC ruling on graduation prayers
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
use of religious venues, as well as its revised policies. The girl and her family have since moved to another state. The appellate court on Tuesday said the family’s interest can be dismissed due to that move but that the Humanist Association can... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Federal court nixes SC court's ruling on graduation prayershad upheld prayers at a graduation ceremony for Mountain View Elementary School
Federal court nixes SC court's ruling on graduation prayers
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 3 days ago
had upheld prayers at a graduation ceremony for Mountain View Elementary School in Taylors. The Richmond, Virginia-based appellate court sent back to the lower courts to determine if the American Humanist Association members can stop future... Read more
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