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Slate
The 2016 Election Will Determine Voting Rights for Years to Comethe use of straight-ticket voting. Also last week, in one of the biggest voting
The 2016 Election Will Determine Voting Rights for Years to Come
Slate / Posted 52 minutes ago
the use of straight-ticket voting. Also last week, in one of the biggest voting right challenges in recent history, the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that Texas’ Senate Bill 14—one of the toughest voter ID laws in the... Read more
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Business Insurance
Supreme Court to take cases over pension planschurch-affiliated organizations may consider their pensions to be so-called “ch
Supreme Court to take cases over pension plans
Business Insurance / Posted 6 hours ago
church-affiliated organizations may consider their pensions to be so-called “church plans” exempt from ERISA. The 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled against Advocate in March, and the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled against St.... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Arizona inmates executed since 1992a temporary restraining order that had been imposed by a U.S. District Court ju
Arizona inmates executed since 1992
The Arizona Republic / Posted 6 hours ago
a temporary restraining order that had been imposed by a U.S. District Court judge in Phoenix and affirmed by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. Last meal: Steak, fried okra, french fries, strawberry shake and Dr. Pepper. Last words:... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
DNC seeks unity | Michelle's star turn | Gov. Durbin?School professor labeled the article as "explosive" in an online legal ethics f
DNC seeks unity | Michelle's star turn | Gov. Durbin?
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 6 hours ago
School professor labeled the article as "explosive" in an online legal ethics forum, as Easterbrook, who was appointed by Ronald Reagan to the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in 1985, is considered one of the judiciary's leading intellectual ligh... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
DEADLINE? Constitution Pipeline wants more timefailed to meet standards to protect streams and other water resources. The com
DEADLINE? Constitution Pipeline wants more time
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 10 hours ago
failed to meet standards to protect streams and other water resources. The company has appealed the permit denial to the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, arguing that the state’s refusal is arbitrary and capricious. In a letter to FERC on Friday,... Read more
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KECI Missoula
July 26ordered to cease trade in music covered by RIAA member copyrights by midnight J
July 26
KECI Missoula / Posted 17 hours ago
ordered to cease trade in music covered by RIAA member copyrights by midnight July 28, 2000. However, an appeal to the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals allowed Napster to remain in operation until the case received a full hearing. Napster would... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Constitution Pipeline Company wants time as it appeals DEC decisionfailed to meet standards to protect streams and other water resources. The com
Constitution Pipeline Company wants time as it appeals DEC decision
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 21 hours ago
failed to meet standards to protect streams and other water resources. The company has appealed the permit denial to the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, arguing the state's refusal is arbitrary and capricious. In a letter to the FERC on Friday,... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Idaho Supreme Court orders new trial for convicted murdererCheryl at a remote campsite outside of Grangeville. Lankford appealed, and his
Idaho Supreme Court orders new trial for convicted murderer
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 23 hours ago
Cheryl at a remote campsite outside of Grangeville. Lankford appealed, and his case was eventually overturned by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. He was retried in 2008 and again found guilty of both murders. The district court sentenced... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Idaho Supreme Court vacates Mark Lankford's conviction, orders new trialCheryl at a remote campsite outside of Grangeville. Lankford appealed, and his
Idaho Supreme Court vacates Mark Lankford's conviction, orders new trial
KTVB Boise / Posted 23 hours ago
Cheryl at a remote campsite outside of Grangeville. Lankford appealed, and his case was eventually overturned by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. He was retried in 2008 and again found guilty of both murders. The district court sentenced... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Appeals court blames founder for Montana club's bankruptcydamages owed by a former billionaire real estate mogul in the bankruptcy of a M
Appeals court blames founder for Montana club's bankruptcy
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 23 hours ago
damages owed by a former billionaire real estate mogul in the bankruptcy of a Montana resort for the ultrarich. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals rejected a previous determination that banking firm Credit Suisse was equally at fault in the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Drug smuggler pleads guilty for retaliating against judgeworried that the debtor is depleting assets. Moses is based in Del Rio. Cardena
Drug smuggler pleads guilty for retaliating against judge
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 hours ago
worried that the debtor is depleting assets. Moses is based in Del Rio. Cardenas was charged in San Antonio and the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans appointed U.S. District Judge Nancy F. Atlas from Houston to oversee the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Alameda County defends restrictions on gun-shop locationsFrancisco — which has a 1,000-foot buffer zone — as well as Oakland and Contra
Alameda County defends restrictions on gun-shop locations
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Francisco — which has a 1,000-foot buffer zone — as well as Oakland and Contra Costa County. In May, a panel of the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco voted 2-1 to revive a lawsuit challenging the ordinance and said the county,... Read more
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Business Insurance
Courts move towards transgender rights, but much depends on electionstudents. In addition, 128 congressional Democrats earlier this month filed an
Courts move towards transgender rights, but much depends on election
Business Insurance / Posted yesterday
students. In addition, 128 congressional Democrats earlier this month filed an unusual amicus brief urging the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New York to rule that Title VII prohibits discrimination based on individual's sexual... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Developers seek more time to build Constitution Pipelinefailed to meet standards to protect streams and other water resources. The com
Developers seek more time to build Constitution Pipeline
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted yesterday
failed to meet standards to protect streams and other water resources. The company has appealed the permit denial to the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, arguing that the state's refusal is arbitrary and capricious. In a letter to FERC on Friday,... Read more
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ABC Montana
Appeals court blames founder for Montana club's bankruptcydamages owed by a former billionaire real estate mogul in the bankruptcy of a M
Appeals court blames founder for Montana club's bankruptcy
ABC Montana / Posted yesterday
damages owed by a former billionaire real estate mogul in the bankruptcy of a Montana resort for the ultrarich. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals rejected a previous determination that banking firm Credit Suisse was equally at fault in the... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Appeals court blames founder for Montana club's bankruptcydamages owed by a former billionaire real estate mogul in the bankruptcy of a M
Appeals court blames founder for Montana club's bankruptcy
KULR-8 Billings / Posted yesterday
damages owed by a former billionaire real estate mogul in the bankruptcy of a Montana resort for the ultrarich. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals rejected a previous determination that banking firm Credit Suisse was equally at fault in the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Appeals court blames founder for Montana club's bankruptcydamages owed by a former billionaire real estate mogul in the bankruptcy of a M
Appeals court blames founder for Montana club's bankruptcy
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
damages owed by a former billionaire real estate mogul in the bankruptcy of a Montana resort for the ultra rich. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals rejected a previous determination that banking firm Credit Suisse was equally at fault in the... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
DNC Live BlogAct and has ordered changes before the November election. The ruling was issued
DNC Live Blog
KTBS Shreveport / Posted yesterday
Act and has ordered changes before the November election. The ruling was issued Wednesday by the New Orleans-based 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. The ruling instructs a lower court to make changes that fix the "discriminatory effect" of the... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Appeals court has a chance to define Black Lives Matterlaw,” the municipal court judge told Vindicator Reporter Joe Gorman. Milich is
Appeals court has a chance to define Black Lives Matter
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
law,” the municipal court judge told Vindicator Reporter Joe Gorman. Milich is basing his opinion on a decision by the 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals that upheld a ruling by Maine Superior Court Justice Thomas E. Delahanty against Maine lawyer... Read more
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Fortune
Ex-Wall Street Banker Accused of Insider Tips to Father Faces Trialcourt limited the scope of insider trading laws, causing charges against 14 peo
Ex-Wall Street Banker Accused of Insider Tips to Father Faces Trial
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
court limited the scope of insider trading laws, causing charges against 14 people to be dropped or dismissed. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals held that to prove insider trading, prosecutors must establish that a tipper received a benefit... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Perrin RyndersInc. et al v. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan. But he and co-counsel Bryan W
Perrin Rynders
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 2 days ago
Inc. et al v. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan. But he and co-counsel Bryan Walters at Varnum helped convince the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in June to scrap a $30 million class-action settlement deal Blue Cross reached in 2014 with... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Wall Street banker accused of insider tips to father faces trialcourt limited the scope of insider trading laws, causing charges against 14 peo
Wall Street banker accused of insider tips to father faces trial
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
court limited the scope of insider trading laws, causing charges against 14 people to be dropped or dismissed. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals held that to prove insider trading, prosecutors must establish that a tipper received a benefit... Read more
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Reuters
Wall Street banker accused of insider tips to father faces trialcourt limited the scope of insider trading laws, causing charges against 14 peo
Wall Street banker accused of insider tips to father faces trial
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
court limited the scope of insider trading laws, causing charges against 14 people to be dropped or dismissed. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals held that to prove insider trading, prosecutors must establish that a tipper received a benefit... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
News in brieforal arguments of a lawsuit involving the federal government's electronic log m
News in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
oral arguments of a lawsuit involving the federal government's electronic log mandate has been set for Sept. 13 at the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago. The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association filed the suit against the... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Meet Senator Tim Kaine of Virginia, the Democratic Vice President candidatein honor of the states and territories of the U.S. (Photo by Brendan Smialowski
Meet Senator Tim Kaine of Virginia, the Democratic Vice President candidate
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 3 days ago
in honor of the states and territories of the U.S. (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images) Kaine clerked for the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals before he entered a private practice, and he also lectured at the University of Richmond. He... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
State attorneys ask for stay in voter ID casecouldn't get the identification. State Justice Department attorneys filed noti
State attorneys ask for stay in voter ID case
WAOW Wausau / Posted 3 days ago
couldn't get the identification. State Justice Department attorneys filed notice they would appeal the order with the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday. They also filed a motion with Adelman asking to stay the injunction while the appeal... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
State attorneys ask for stay in voter ID casecouldn't get the identification. State Justice Department attorneys filed noti
State attorneys ask for stay in voter ID case
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 3 days ago
couldn't get the identification. State Justice Department attorneys filed notice they would appeal the order with the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday. They also filed a motion with Adelman asking to stay the injunction while the appeal... Read more
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FOX News
Man convicted of ex-wife's death 25 years ago gets new trialto the state Attorney General's Office, which must decide whether to appeal Gri
Man convicted of ex-wife's death 25 years ago gets new trial
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
to the state Attorney General's Office, which must decide whether to appeal Grine's ruling. In an earlier appeal, the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ordered a hearing on the effectiveness of Siehl's defense attorneys. At that 2012 hearing,... Read more
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ABC News
Man Convicted of Ex-Wife's Death 25 Years Ago Gets New Trialto the state Attorney General's Office, which must decide whether to appeal Gri
Man Convicted of Ex-Wife's Death 25 Years Ago Gets New Trial
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
to the state Attorney General's Office, which must decide whether to appeal Grine's ruling. In an earlier appeal, the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ordered a hearing on the effectiveness of Siehl's defense attorneys. At that 2012 hearing,... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Man convicted of ex-wife's death 25 years ago gets new trialto the state Attorney General's Office, which must decide whether to appeal Gri
Man convicted of ex-wife's death 25 years ago gets new trial
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 4 days ago
to the state Attorney General's Office, which must decide whether to appeal Grine's ruling. In an earlier appeal, the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ordered a hearing on the effectiveness of Siehl's defense attorneys. At that 2012 hearing,... Read more
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Reuters
Wal-Mart beats shareholder appeal in Mexico bribery lawsuitand then covered up pervasive bribery by officials at the world's largest retai
Wal-Mart beats shareholder appeal in Mexico bribery lawsuit
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
and then covered up pervasive bribery by officials at the world's largest retailer's Mexico unit. By a 3-0 vote, the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in St. Louis upheld a lower court dismissal of a federal lawsuit accusing the defendants,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Mart beats shareholder appeal in Mexico bribery lawsuitand then covered up pervasive bribery by officials at the world's largest retai
Mart beats shareholder appeal in Mexico bribery lawsuit
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
and then covered up pervasive bribery by officials at the world's largest retailer's Mexico unit. By a 3-0 vote, the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in St. Louis upheld a lower court dismissal of a federal lawsuit accusing the defendants,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Federal charges against Little Rock water bottler dismissedbeginning Aug. 29 in the Little Rock courtroom of U.S. District Judge Leon Holm
Federal charges against Little Rock water bottler dismissed
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
beginning Aug. 29 in the Little Rock courtroom of U.S. District Judge Leon Holmes. In May, a three-judge panel of the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in St. Louis upheld Holmes' decisions to throw out two jury convictions that stemmed from... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
San Francisco landmark unassuming on the outside, palatial grandeur on the insideI had recently been invited to take a tour of the courthouse for the Ninth U.S.
San Francisco landmark unassuming on the outside, palatial grandeur on the inside
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
I had recently been invited to take a tour of the courthouse for the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, located at the corner of 7th and Mission Streets. For years it stood among urban disintegration. The area is now going through a renaissance.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Federal charges against water bottler dismissedbeginning Aug. 29 in the Little Rock courtroom of U.S. District Judge Leon Holm
Federal charges against water bottler dismissed
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
beginning Aug. 29 in the Little Rock courtroom of U.S. District Judge Leon Holmes. In May, a three-judge panel of the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in St. Louis upheld Holmes' decisions to throw out two jury convictions that stemmed from... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Rulings may make voter ID laws presidential race nonfactors2016 election. Voters will still need to show identification at the polls under
Rulings may make voter ID laws presidential race nonfactors
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
2016 election. Voters will still need to show identification at the polls under the decision by the New Orleans-based 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, according to attorneys who challenged the law, but a lower court will now also have to devise... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Rulings may make voter ID laws presidential race nonfactors2016 election. Voters will still need to show identification at the polls under
Rulings may make voter ID laws presidential race nonfactors
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
2016 election. Voters will still need to show identification at the polls under the decision by the New Orleans-based 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, according to attorneys who challenged the law, but a lower court will now also have to devise... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Rulings may make voter ID laws presidential race nonfactors2016 election. Voters will still need to show identification at the polls under
Rulings may make voter ID laws presidential race nonfactors
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
2016 election. Voters will still need to show identification at the polls under the decision by the New Orleans-based 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, according to attorneys who challenged the law, but a lower court will now also have to devise... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Rulings may make voter ID laws presidential race nonfactors2016 election. Voters will still need to show identification at the polls under
Rulings may make voter ID laws presidential race nonfactors
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 4 days ago
2016 election. Voters will still need to show identification at the polls under the decision by the New Orleans-based 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, according to attorneys who challenged the law, but a lower court will now also have to devise... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Rulings may make voter ID laws presidential race nonfactors2016 election. Voters will still need to show identification at the polls under
Rulings may make voter ID laws presidential race nonfactors
The New Canaan News / Posted 4 days ago
2016 election. Voters will still need to show identification at the polls under the decision by the New Orleans-based 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, according to attorneys who challenged the law, but a lower court will now also have to devise... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Rulings may make voter ID laws presidential race nonfactors2016 election. Voters will still need to show identification at the polls under
Rulings may make voter ID laws presidential race nonfactors
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
2016 election. Voters will still need to show identification at the polls under the decision by the New Orleans-based 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, according to attorneys who challenged the law, but a lower court will now also have to devise... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US sides with HSBC to block release of money laundering reportto improve its money laundering controls after the British bank was fined US$1.
US sides with HSBC to block release of money laundering report
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
to improve its money laundering controls after the British bank was fined US$1.92 billion. In a brief filed with the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, the U.S. Department of Justice sought to overturn an order issued earlier this year by U.S.... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Rulings may make voter ID laws presidential race nonfactors2016 election. Voters will still need to show identification at the polls under
Rulings may make voter ID laws presidential race nonfactors
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
2016 election. Voters will still need to show identification at the polls under the decision by the New Orleans-based 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, according to attorneys who challenged the law, but a lower court will now also have to devise... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. sides with HSBC to block release of money laundering reportto improve its money laundering controls after the British bank was fined $1.92
U.S. sides with HSBC to block release of money laundering report
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
to improve its money laundering controls after the British bank was fined $1.92 billion. In a brief filed with the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, the U.S. Department of Justice sought to overturn an order issued earlier this year by U.S.... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
More damage to Baylor's reputation as regents stay silentClements: Chair of Locke Lord, a Texas-based global law firm. Jennifer Walker
More damage to Baylor's reputation as regents stay silent
Dallas Morning News / Posted 5 days ago
Clements: Chair of Locke Lord, a Texas-based global law firm. Jennifer Walker Elrod: Federal judge on the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. Wayne Fisher: Trial lawyer in Houston and past president of the State Bar of Texas. Shelley... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Former federal judge in Ohio awarded NAACP's highest honoramong the other honorees. Jones has lived in Cincinnati since 1979, when Presi
Former federal judge in Ohio awarded NAACP's highest honor
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 5 days ago
among the other honorees. Jones has lived in Cincinnati since 1979, when President Jimmy Carter appointed him to the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. Jones says the award reminded him of how his life's work was shaped by the mission of the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Former federal judge in Ohio awarded NAACP's highest honoramong the other honorees. Jones has lived in Cincinnati since 1979, when Presi
Former federal judge in Ohio awarded NAACP's highest honor
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 days ago
among the other honorees. Jones has lived in Cincinnati since 1979, when President Jimmy Carter appointed him to the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. Jones says the award reminded him of how his life's work was shaped by the mission of the... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Next round of Southwest-Delta Love Field dispute includes federal panelto make arguments to a federal appeals panel in their ongoing fight over gate s
Next round of Southwest-Delta Love Field dispute includes federal panel
Dallas Morning News / Posted 5 days ago
to make arguments to a federal appeals panel in their ongoing fight over gate space at Dallas’ Love Field. The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals advised both parties Monday that oral arguments in the year-old case have been tentatively... Read more
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Daily Mail
Transgender student sues Wisconsin school districtand locker rooms. Gavin Grimm filed a lawsuit in Virginia seeking to use the b
Transgender student sues Wisconsin school district
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
and locker rooms. Gavin Grimm filed a lawsuit in Virginia seeking to use the boys' bathroom at his high school. The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals sided with Grimm in April. The school board has appealed to the U.S. Supreme Court. A... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
World in Briefin the nation. Voters must still show identification at the polls in Texas und
World in Brief
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 5 days ago
in the nation. Voters must still show identification at the polls in Texas under the decision by the New Orleans-based 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, which is regarded as one of the most conservative panels in the country. But a lower court is... Read more
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