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A Louisiana businessman serving a 15-year prison sentence for illegally distributing oxycodone and methadone through pain clinic patients in eastern Kentucky has failed to show that a judge or prosecutors erred in his trial, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday.
A federal appeals court will hear arguments next week on five same-sex marriage cases that potentially could provide the foundation for a landmark opinion by the U.S. Supreme Court.
The Defense Against Marriage Act was struck down just over a year ago with the Windsor v.
A group supporting gay marriage in Ohio is airing its first television ad as a federal appeals court prepares to hear oral arguments on the issue.
A federal appeals court panel heard arguments on Wednesday between Detroit and one of its last hold-out creditors over casino tax revenue, with one of the judges promising a careful consideration of the case, the Detroit News reported.
Jayne Rowse, left, speaks as April DeBoer, kisses her during a news conference in Ferndale, Mich., Friday, March 21, 2014 after a federal judge struck down Michigan's ban on gay marriage.
A panel of federal appeals court judges had tough questions for both sides as one of Detroit's major bond insurers sought to overturn rulings that say it has no right to $15 million in monthly tax revenue from the city's three casinos.
April DeBoer and Jayne Rowse filed the lawsuit against Michigan's ban on same-sex marriage.
In a decision released this past week, a majority of the National Labor Relations Board recommitted the federal agency to the principles set forth in Specialty Healthcare , further expanding the way for unions to organize "micro" bargaining units, which consist of only a fraction of an employer's workforce.
On August 6, 2014, the Sixth Circuit will hear oral arguments in five consolidated cases addressing same-sex marriage bans in every state in the circuit -- Kentucky , Tennessee , Michigan and Ohio .
A federal court should have admitted a plaintiff expert's testimony, even though it contradicted the plaintiff's own testimony regarding the circumstances of his accident, says a federal appeals court, in reinstating a products liability lawsuit against gunmaker Smith & Wesson Corp. Mark Lee was injured in November 2006 while target shooting with a ... (more)
Why Marriage Matters Ohio is launching a statewide ad campaign ahead of an August 6 hearing before the U.S. 6th Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati dealing with same-sex marriage.
As federal courts in rapid succession strike down gay marriage bans, opposition to same-sex marriage continues to decline in Kentucky, according to a new WHAS11/Courier-Journal Bluegrass Poll.
Paty, Rymer & Ulin, P.C., announced the election of Randall D. Larramore to serve as the President of the corporation.
A federal appeals court Tuesday canceled oral arguments for at least two public safety unions and the city's pension funds, which are trying to overturn the city's eligibility for bankruptcy and its ability to slash pensions.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 08:21 am
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