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Pastor's Protest of Apache 'Rain God' License Plate Wins Second...
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Tue Jun 18, 2013
Ohio State President E. Gordon Gee's retirement July 1 may bring changes to the university administration, but Gee will still be calling Columbus home.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Confessed killer of 3 to be freed because crimes occurred on Indian reservation
An Oklahoman sentenced to death for brutally killing three people in cold blood is about to be a free man.
The Monday Morning News
Good morning, Megan! Multiple reports have the NHL moving the Phoenix Coyotes to Seattle for the 2013-2014 season if the Glendale, Arizona city council doesn't come to terms on an arena subsidy deal by July 2. Bad morning.
It features a strapping young Apache warrior, shooting an arrow towards the heavens in hopes, presumably, of puncturing the rain clouds, causing them to shower Oklahoma with sustenance and irrigation--or something--and it's pissing off the Methodists.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Salt Lake Tribune
Appellate court says case against gang member may proceed
The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals has affirmed a federal judge's ruling that a Tongan Crip Gang member may be prosecuted on charges related to the shooting of two deputy U.S. Marshals in August 2007.
US Court Voids Death Sentence In Indian Country
A federal appeals court has reversed the death sentences of an Oklahoma man who pleaded guilty to three counts of first-degree murder because the crimes occurred in Indian Country and the state lacked the authority to prosecute him.
Man can challenge constitutionality of state's 'rain god' license plate, 10th Circuit
An Oklahoma man can sue the state over its Indian 'rain god' license plate on First Amendment grounds, a federal appeals court has held.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Rape and Suicide Not Enough for 1983 Action Says 10th Cir.
Despite the horrible events that happened to Plaintiff Misti Lee Schneider, the proof still was not enough to sustain a A 1983 action.
Court: Christian driver can sue Oklahoma over 'rain god' license plate
A federal appeals court said this week that an Oklahoma man can sue the state over its Indian "rain god" license plate, ruling that the depiction of a noted sculpture on 3 million license plates could be interpreted as a state endorsement of a religion.
Court sides with Oklahoma in Red River dispute
The Supreme Court on Thursday decisively sided with Oklahoma and rejected Texas' claim that it has a right under a 30-year-old agreement to cross their common border for water to serve the fast-growing Fort Worth area.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Tenth Circuit Gives Man License to Sue Over 'Rain God'
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit has revived a lawsuit by an Oklahoma man who objects to the image of a Native American sculpture on the state's license plates because its message conflicts with his Christian beliefs.
Tenth Circuit Issues its First Decision Interpreting SOX: Offers Broad Reading of the Act
On Tuesday, June 4th, the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals issued its first decision interpreting the Sarbanes Oxley Act's whistleblower protection provision, affirming a decision by the U.S. Department of Labor's Administrative Review Board , which held that Lockheed Martin violated SOX by constructively discharging employee Andrea Brown after she ... (more)
Federal appeals court allows challenge to Oklahoma 'rain god' license plate
Oklahoma's standard vehicle license plates depict a sculpture of a Native American shooting an arrow toward the sky, "hoping the 'spirit world' or 'rain god' would answer the people's prayers for rain" during a drought.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Appeals Court Reinstates Lawsuit Over Indian 'God' On Oklahoma License Plate
A federal appeals court says Oklahoma's Indian "rain god" license plate can be challenged on grounds that amounts to a state endorsement of a religion.
The White House
President Obama Announces More Key Administration Posts
Daniel B. Baer United States Representative to the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe, with rank of Ambassador, Department of State Keith M. Harper United States Representative to the United Nations Human Rights Council, with rank of Ambassador, Department of State President Obama said, "These men and women have demonstrated ... (more)
Mon Jun 10, 2013
The National Law Journal
Seven-Year Sentence Affirmed in Drug Counterfeiting
A federal appeals court has affirmed an 87-month prison sentence and a $508,000 restitution order for a Chinese citizen who pleaded guilty to distributing counterfeit prescription medication.
The Wichita Eagle
Cessna files appeal in case over parts deal with Avcorp
Cessna Aircraft has filed an appeal to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit after a U.S. District judge upheld an award to Canadian supplier Avcorp Industries for $27.4 million.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Tenth Circuit Applies Broad Interpretation Of "Interrelated Wrongful Acts" Under New York Law
In Brecek & Young Advisors, Inc. v. Lloyds of London Syndicate 2003, ___F.3d ___, 2013 WL 1943338 May 13, 2013), the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit broadly applied the definition of "Interrelated Wrongful Acts" commonly found in errors and omissions and directors and officers liability policies and held that, under New York ... (more)