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Business Insurance
Worker’s same-sex harassment award upheldA federal appeals court has upheld a $300,000 jury award in which the plaintiff
Worker’s same-sex harassment award upheld
Business Insurance / Posted 12 hours ago
A federal appeals court has upheld a $300,000 jury award in which the plaintiff said he was the victim of same-sex harassment by a fellow worker. Jeffrey L. Smith, who worked as a support technician at the Murfreesboro, Tennessee, plant operated by... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Former Bend broker asks court to set aside fraud conviction | News - Home Tami Sawyer serving a nine-year sentence in federal prison POS
Former Bend broker asks court to set aside fraud conviction
KTVZ Bend / Posted 13 hours ago
| News - Home Tami Sawyer serving a nine-year sentence in federal prison POSTED: 11:09 AM PST February 12, 2016 Tami and Kevin... Read more
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Deseret News
George F. Will: Break the dentists' hold on the teeth-whitening monopolyWASHINGTON — It is frequently said that, unfortunately, Americans disdain gover
George F. Will: Break the dentists' hold on the teeth-whitening monopoly
Deseret News / Posted 15 hours ago
WASHINGTON — It is frequently said that, unfortunately, Americans disdain government. It is more usefully said that, unfortunately, they have abundant reasons for doing so. In coming days, the Supreme Court, by deciding to hear a case from... Read more
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Philly.com
Teeth-whitening test caseTeeth whitening is a simple, safe procedure that people can perform on themselv
Teeth-whitening test case
Philly.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Teeth whitening is a simple, safe procedure that people can perform on themselves with materials - a peroxide-based whitener and an LED "activating light" - bought without prescriptions. Or they can pay whitening salons to do it for them. The salons... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Obama nominates Sierra Leone native to 11th Circuit judgeshipATLANTA | President Barack Obama has nominated an Alabama judge to fill a vacan
Obama nominates Sierra Leone native to 11th Circuit judgeship
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 19 hours ago
ATLANTA | President Barack Obama has nominated an Alabama judge to fill a vacancy left in the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. In a news release Thursday, Obama announced the nomination of Judge Abdul K. Kallon, a U.S. District Judge in the... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Alabama judge nominated to 11th Circuit Court of AppealsATLANTA (AP) � President Barack Obama has nominated an Alabama judge to fill a
Alabama judge nominated to 11th Circuit Court of Appeals
The Gadsden Times / Posted 19 hours ago
ATLANTA (AP) � President Barack Obama has nominated an Alabama judge to fill a vacancy left in the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. In a news release Thursday, Obama announced the nomination of Judge Abdul K. Kallon, a U.S. District Judge in the... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Alabama judge nominated to 11th Circuit Court of AppealsATLANTA (AP) - President Barack Obama has nominated an Alabama judge to fill a
Alabama judge nominated to 11th Circuit Court of Appeals
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 19 hours ago
ATLANTA (AP) - President Barack Obama has nominated an Alabama judge to fill a vacancy left in the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. In a news release Thursday, Obama announced the nomination of Judge Abdul K. Kallon, a U.S. District Judge in the... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Will: High court should break rent seekers' monopolyThe case concerns a minor economic activity, teeth whitening, but a major princ
Will: High court should break rent seekers' monopoly
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted yesterday
The case concerns a minor economic activity, teeth whitening, but a major principle: Can a state limit Americans’ opportunities by restricting access to particular professions for no reason other than the enrichment of people entrenched in those... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Court rejects challenge to Ohio law on judicial ballotsCINCINNATI (AP) — A federal court has rejected a challenge to Ohio law excludin
Court rejects challenge to Ohio law on judicial ballots
The East Liverpool Review / Posted yesterday
CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal court has rejected a challenge to Ohio law excluding political-party labels from judicial candidates' general-election ballots. The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati on Thursday upheld a lower court ruling... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Court rejects challenge to Ohio law on judicial ballotsCINCINNATI (AP) — A federal court has rejected a challenge to Ohio law excludin
Court rejects challenge to Ohio law on judicial ballots
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted yesterday
CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal court has rejected a challenge to Ohio law excluding political-party labels from judicial candidates' general-election ballots. The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati on Thursday upheld a lower court ruling... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Landry drops 'Common Core' fight with EdwardsNEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Latest on a disagreement between Gov. John Bel Edwards a
Landry drops 'Common Core' fight with Edwards
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Latest on a disagreement between Gov. John Bel Edwards and Attorney General Jeff Landry over whether to pursue a lawsuit against the federal government over Common Core education standards (all times local): Attorney General... Read more
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The Daily Record
4th Circuit limits government’s power to collect impact feesTrial judge concluded fees unreasonable for water plan discussed for 40 years
4th Circuit limits government’s power to collect impact fees
The Daily Record / Posted yesterday
Trial judge concluded fees unreasonable for water plan discussed for 40 years RALEIGH, N.C. – A real estate developer’s victory at the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals over a North... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Court rejects challenge to Ohio law on judicial ballots CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal court has rejected a challenge to Ohio law exclud
Court rejects challenge to Ohio law on judicial ballots
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted yesterday
CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal court has rejected a challenge to Ohio law excluding political-party labels from judicial candidates' general-election ballots. The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Court rejects challenge to Ohio law on judicial ballotsCINCINNATI (AP) - A federal court has rejected a challenge to Ohio law excludin
Court rejects challenge to Ohio law on judicial ballots
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted yesterday
CINCINNATI (AP) - A federal court has rejected a challenge to Ohio law excluding political-party labels from judicial candidates' general-election ballots. The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati on Thursday upheld a lower court ruling... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Court rejects challenge to Ohio law on judicial ballotsCINCINNATI (AP) - A federal court has rejected a challenge to Ohio law excludin
Court rejects challenge to Ohio law on judicial ballots
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
CINCINNATI (AP) - A federal court has rejected a challenge to Ohio law excluding political-party labels from judicial candidates' general-election ballots. The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati on Thursday upheld a lower court ruling... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Edwards asks court to drop Jindal lawsuit, reject LandryNEW ORLEANS (AP) - Gov. John Bel Edwards has formally asked an appeals court to
Edwards asks court to drop Jindal lawsuit, reject Landry
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Gov. John Bel Edwards has formally asked an appeals court to drop the lawsuit former Gov. Bobby Jindal filed against federal officials over the Common Core education standards. Edwards also asked the court to reject Attorney... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Break the teeth-whitening monopolyWASHINGTON - It is frequently said that, unfortunately, Americans disdain gover
Break the teeth-whitening monopoly
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON - It is frequently said that, unfortunately, Americans disdain government. It is more usefully said that, unfortunately, they have abundant reasons for doing so. In coming days, the Supreme Court, by deciding to hear a case from... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Senate OKs bill to ban liquor at fully nude barsTopless bars' liquor licenses won't be affected, bill sponsor Sen. Rick Jones,
Senate OKs bill to ban liquor at fully nude bars
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Topless bars' liquor licenses won't be affected, bill sponsor Sen. Rick Jones, R-Grand Ledge, said. The measure is intended to protect nude dancers, Jones said, suggesting they're in greater danger in fully nude bars. He said it's also needed to make... Read more
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MLive.com
Bill to keep full nudity strip clubs booze-free passes Michigan SenateLANSING, MI -- Michigan bars would once again be prohibited from serving alcoho
Bill to keep full nudity strip clubs booze-free passes Michigan Senate
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
LANSING, MI -- Michigan bars would once again be prohibited from serving alcohol and views of fully nude entertainers simultaneously under a bill that passed the state Senate on Wednesday. The practice has long been prohibited in Michigan, but a... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Federal Court Sides With State In Teeth-Whitening CaseA federal appeals court ruled Friday that Connecticut was justified in imposing
Federal Court Sides With State In Teeth-Whitening Case
Hartford Courant / Posted yesterday
A federal appeals court ruled Friday that Connecticut was justified in imposing certain regulations on teeth-whitening businesses, the latest turn in a four-year battle over the state's dental health rules. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in... Read more
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Business Insurance
Groups weigh further challenge to coal dust safety rulePhoto by Mine Safety and Health Administration A Continuous Personal Dust Monit
Groups weigh further challenge to coal dust safety rule
Business Insurance / Posted 2 days ago
Photo by Mine Safety and Health Administration A Continuous Personal Dust Monitor (CPDM) unit being worn underground by Mine Safety and Health Administration inspector Ron Barber. The U.S. mine regulator has implemented the second phase of its rule... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Knoller loses legal bid,
plans appealThe attorney for Marjorie Knoller plans to appeal the decision of the 9th U.S.
Knoller loses legal bid,
plans appeal
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
The attorney for Marjorie Knoller plans to appeal the decision of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals that refused to overturn her second-degree murder conviction for the 2001 dog mauling of her lesbian neighbor, Diane Whipple. Attorney Dennis... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
Will: Break the teeth-whitening monopolyIt is frequently said that, unfortunately, Americans disdain government. It is
Will: Break the teeth-whitening monopoly
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
It is frequently said that, unfortunately, Americans disdain government. It is more usefully said that, unfortunately, they have abundant reasons for doing so. In coming days, the Supreme Court, by deciding to hear a case from Connecticut, can begin... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
George Will: Break the teeth-whitening monopolyIt is frequently said that, unfortunately, Americans disdain government. It is
George Will: Break the teeth-whitening monopoly
Savannah Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
It is frequently said that, unfortunately, Americans disdain government. It is more usefully said that, unfortunately, they have abundant reasons for doing so. In coming days, the Supreme Court, by deciding to hear a case from Connecticut, can begin... Read more
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ABC News
Judge: New Order Against Enforcing Louisiana Abortion LawA federal judge in Louisiana has issued a new order blocking the state from enf
Judge: New Order Against Enforcing Louisiana Abortion Law
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
A federal judge in Louisiana has issued a new order blocking the state from enforcing a law that he says would keep most women from getting abortions. Attorneys for the state immediately asked Judge John deGravelles to stay Wednesday's order while... Read more
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Deseret News
Bernie Sanders supported religious liberty in menorah disputeAs mayor of Burlington, Vt., Bernie Sanders took a decisive stand on a religiou
Bernie Sanders supported religious liberty in menorah dispute
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
As mayor of Burlington, Vt., Bernie Sanders took a decisive stand on a religious liberty question, supporting the placement of a Hanukkah menorah on public property, according to documents discovered by an Orthodox Jewish religious group. Sanders,... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Judge: new order against enforcing Louisiana abortion lawNEW ORLEANS (AP) � A federal judge in Louisiana has issued a new order blocking
Judge: new order against enforcing Louisiana abortion law
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) � A federal judge in Louisiana has issued a new order blocking the state from enforcing a law that he says would keep most women from getting abortions. Attorneys for the state immediately asked Judge John deGravelles to stay... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Shocking murders in metro Phoenix historyNote: This story was originally published Oct. 8, 2014. It was sensational the
Shocking murders in metro Phoenix history
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
Note: This story was originally published Oct. 8, 2014. It was sensational then. And it is still sensational: the Phoenix trunk murders. People still take tours of sites related to the grisly murders. Writings on the killings have... Read more
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The Daily Record
4th Circuit rejects Merriweather’s antitrust suit against Live Nation A federal judge’s ruling that Live Nation Entertainment Inc. is not a monopol
4th Circuit rejects Merriweather’s antitrust suit against Live Nation
The Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
A federal judge’s ruling that Live Nation Entertainment Inc. is not a monopoly has been upheld by the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. Maryland-based It’s My Party Inc. and It’s... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Oregon Court of Appeals affirms Kip Kinkel's nearly 112-year sentenceThe Oregon Court of Appeals Wednesday affirmed a Marion County judge's ruling t
Oregon Court of Appeals affirms Kip Kinkel's nearly 112-year sentence
OregonLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Oregon Court of Appeals Wednesday affirmed a Marion County judge's ruling that Kipland P. Kinkel's sentence of nearly 112 years in prison didn't violate the Eighth Amendment's ban on cruel and unusual punishment. Kinkel had challenged a 2013... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposedSALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposed
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 3 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55 years in prison for bringing guns to marijuana deals asked the president to commute the sentence Tuesday, the latest appeal in a case held up as an example of problems... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposedSALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposed
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 3 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55 years in prison for bringing guns to marijuana deals asked the president to commute the sentence Tuesday, the latest appeal in a case held up as an example of problems... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposedSALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposed
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 3 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55 years in prison for bringing guns to marijuana deals asked the president to commute the sentence Tuesday, the latest appeal in a case held up as an example of problems... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposedSALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposed
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 3 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55 years in prison for bringing guns to marijuana deals asked the president to commute the sentence Tuesday, the latest appeal in a case held up as an example of problems... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposedSALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposed
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55 years in prison for bringing guns to marijuana deals asked the president to commute the sentence Tuesday, the latest appeal in a case held up as an example of problems... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposedSALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposed
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 3 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55 years in prison for bringing guns to marijuana deals asked the president to commute the sentence Tuesday, the latest appeal in a case held up as an example of problems... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposedSALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposed
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 3 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55 years in prison for bringing guns to marijuana deals asked the president to commute the sentence Tuesday, the latest appeal in a case held up as an example of problems... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposedSALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposed
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55 years in prison for bringing guns to marijuana deals asked the president to commute the sentence Tuesday, the latest appeal in a case held up as an example of problems... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposedSALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposed
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 3 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55 years in prison for bringing guns to marijuana deals asked the president to commute the sentence Tuesday, the latest appeal in a case held up as an example of problems... Read more
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WALB Albany
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposedSALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposed
WALB Albany / Posted 3 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55 years in prison for bringing guns to marijuana deals asked the president to commute the sentence Tuesday, the latest appeal in a case held up as an example of problems... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposedSALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposed
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 3 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55 years in prison for bringing guns to marijuana deals asked the president to commute the sentence Tuesday, the latest appeal in a case held up as an example of problems... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposedSALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposed
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 3 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55 years in prison for bringing guns to marijuana deals asked the president to commute the sentence Tuesday, the latest appeal in a case held up as an example of problems... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposedSALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposed
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 3 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55 years in prison for bringing guns to marijuana deals asked the president to commute the sentence Tuesday, the latest appeal in a case held up as an example of problems... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposedSALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposed
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55 years in prison for bringing guns to marijuana deals asked the president to commute the sentence Tuesday, the latest appeal in a case held up as an example of problems... Read more
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Daily Herald
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposedSALT LAKE CITY -- A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55 year
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposed
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY -- A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55 years in prison for bringing guns to marijuana deals asked the president to commute the sentence Tuesday, the latest appeal in a case held up as an example of problems with... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Court refuses to end lawsuit over fatal police shootingALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - A federal appeals court has refused to end a lawsuit s
Court refuses to end lawsuit over fatal police shooting
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 3 days ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - A federal appeals court has refused to end a lawsuit stemming from a New Mexico State Police officer's fatal shooting of a Glorieta man. Daniel T. Pauly sued police over the 2011 nighttime death of son Samuel Pauly. The son... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Court refuses to end lawsuit over fatal police shootingALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - A federal appeals court has refused to end a lawsuit s
Court refuses to end lawsuit over fatal police shooting
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 3 days ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - A federal appeals court has refused to end a lawsuit stemming from a New Mexico State Police officer's fatal shooting of a Glorieta man. Daniel T. Pauly sued police over the 2011 nighttime death of son Samuel Pauly. The son... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Court refuses to end lawsuit over fatal police shooting(AP) - A federal appeals court has refused to end a lawsuit stemming from a New
Court refuses to end lawsuit over fatal police shooting
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 3 days ago
(AP) - A federal appeals court has refused to end a lawsuit stemming from a New Mexico State Police officer's fatal shooting of a Glorieta man. Daniel T. Pauly sued police over the 2011 nighttime death of son Samuel Pauly. The son was shot through a... Read more
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Salon.com
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposedSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposed
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55 years in prison for bringing guns to marijuana deals asked the president to commute the sentence Tuesday, the latest appeal in a case held up as an example of problems... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposedSALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55
Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposed
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55 years in prison for bringing guns to marijuana deals asked the president to commute the sentence Tuesday, the latest appeal in a case held up as an example of problems... Read more
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