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12 min ago | WLUK-TV Green Bay

Media coalition wants John Doe documents unsealed

A coalition of media and open government groups pressed a federal appeals court Wednesday to unseal nearly three dozen documents linked to a secret probe into Gov. Scott Walker's campaign.

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6 hrs ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk

Supreme Court puts a hold on gay marriage in Virginia

The Supreme Court blocked gay and lesbian couples from marrying in Virginia Wednesday as it edges closer to deciding whether same-sex marriage should be legalized nationwide.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Virginia, US News, Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

6 hrs ago | USA Today

Supreme Court blocks same-sex marriages in Virginia

The Supreme Court blocked gay and lesbian couples from marrying in Virginia beginning Thursday as it edges closer to deciding whether same-sex marriage should be legalized nationwide.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Virginia, Virginia Government, USA Today, Publishing, Media, US News, Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals

6 hrs ago | Daily Press & Argus

Supreme Court blocks same-sex marriages in Virginia

The four original plaintiffs challenging Virginia's same-sex marriage ban are Tony London, Tim Bostic, Mary Townley and Carol Schall.

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Related Topix: Virginia, Virginia Government, Gay/Lesbian, US News, Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

14 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service

Hospital Loses Bid for 'Pure Research' Funding

Rush University Medical Center cannot bill Medicare for the time residents and interns spend doing "pure research" unrelated to direct patient care, the 7th Circuit ruled Monday.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Medicare, Health, Rush University, US News, University of Chicago

19 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Federal appeals court sides with Sheriff Clarke in employment case

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

WSJV-TV South Bend

Indiana must recognize same-sex marriages performed in other states

A federal judge ruled Tuesday that Indiana must recognize same-sex marriages performed in other states, but says the ruling doesn't take effect until the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals rules on the issue.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Jackie Walorski, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Indiana, Immigration Reform

WAOW

Appeals court sets arguments in voter ID case

One central Wisconsin town was hit hard by the rain this evening.Residents saw flooded streets and downed trees and power lines there.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Wisconsin Government, Wisconsin

JD Supra

7th Circuit Rejects Public-Disclosure Bar in Qui Tam Case

A cardinal rule of a qui tam action brought under the False Claims Act is that the relator must be the information's original source.

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Journalgazette.net

Shepard to receive democracy award

The Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site has announced Randall T. Shepard of Evansville as the recipient of the 2014 Advancing American Democracy Award.

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WBAY-TV Green Bay

Next step in John Doe document release unclear

It's unclear whether a federal appeals court will release nearly three dozen documents linked to a secret investigation into Gov. Scott Walker's 2012 recall campaign.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, US News, Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories

Indiana Law Blog

Ind. Decisions - 7th Circuit decided two Indiana cases yesterday, re sentencing

In U.S. v. KENNETH JONES, RAMONE MOCKABEE,DEVON YOUNG and ELISHA DRAKE , a 64-page opinion, Judge Tinder writes: Beginning in August of 2009, the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department and the FBI conducted a coordinated investigation of a suspected cocaine-distribution organization operating in the Indianap-olis area.

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Chicago Sun-Times

Investigation widens of rising star Chicago defense attorney

But on Monday morning Assistant U.S. Attorney Matthew Madden revealed that prosecutors are also now looking at evidence that Brindley may have filed false tax returns at a 2012 bond hearing for drug dealer Kenneth Bell.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Sealed documents in John Doe probe of Gov. Scott Walker's campaign could be unsealed Tuesday

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.

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Related Topix: Scott Walker, US Governors, Healthcare Law, Law, US News, Criminal Defense Law, Milwaukee County, WI

JD Supra

Judge Posner Solves Sherlock Holmes Copyright Case

The original character of the famous detective Sherlock Holmes, along with his sidekick, Dr. John H. Watson, are no longer subject to copyright protection.

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Related Topix: US News, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Arthur Conan Doyle, Vocal

NBC Chicago

Appeals Court Reinstates Casino Lawsuit Tied to Blagojevich

Rod Blagojevich spoke to reporters after he exited a plane Thursday in Denver on his way to prison.

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Related Topix: Rod Blagojevich, US Governors, Illinois, Illinois Government, Federal Prisons, Prison, US News

WYMG-FM Springfield

Blago Pay-to-Play Lawsuit Reinstated

A federal appeals court has taken on the issue of pay-to-play corruption in Illinois under disgraced ex-Gov. Rod Blagojevich.

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Related Topix: Illinois, Illinois Government, Rod Blagojevich, US Governors, US News

Daily Herald

Blagojevich, state corruption feature in ruling

A federal appeals court has taken on the issue of pay-to-play corruption in Illinois under disgraced ex-Gov. Rod Blagojevich.

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WLUK-TV Green Bay

Unknown parties want Doe documents to stay secret

Two unnamed parties have asked a federal appeals court not to release nearly three dozen documents linked to a secret investigation of possible illegal coordination between Gov. Scott Walker's 2012 recall election campaign and conservative groups.

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Related Topix: Scott Walker, US Governors, US News

Courthouse News Service

No Infringement in 'Dark Knight' Fictional Product

A fictional hacking program featured in "The Dark Knight Rises" does not infringe on a trademark for a real-world computer security program also called "Clean Slate," the 7th Circuit ruled.

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Related Topix: The Dark Knight Rises, US News, Computers

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