Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals News

News on Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

16 hrs ago | TwinCities

Minnesota home care union drive can proceed, appeals court says

A federal appeals court lifted a legal obstacle Thursday to a unionization effort affecting thousands of Minnesota home day care operators.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, Mark Dayton, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Minnesota, US Governors

20 hrs ago | KSTP

Appeals Panel Lets Minnesota Union Drive Proceed

A federal appeals court has lifted a legal obstacle to a unionization effort affecting thousands of Minnesota home day care operators.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News

23 hrs ago | St. Cloud Times

Appeals panel lets day care union drive proceedAppeals panel lets day ...

Appeals panel lets day care union drive proceed Court lifts a legal obstacle to an effort affecting thousands of home day care operators Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/minnesota/2014/07/31/appeals-panel-day-care-union-drive-proceed/13405691/ A federal appeals court has lifted a legal obstacle to a ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: US News

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Courthouse News Service

Cops Not Responsible for Hypothermia Death

Cops who dropped off an intoxicated man at a rural highway off-ramp in freezing temperatures are not responsible for his eventual death from hypothermia, ruled the 8th Circuit ruled.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, North Little Rock, AR

Thu Jul 24, 2014

KFVS12

Appeals court upholds priest's sentence

A federal appeals court has upheld the 50-year prison sentence for a former Kansas City priest convicted on child pornography charges.

Comment?

Related Topix: Prison, US News

Crain's Cleveland Business

Bureau of Workersand#8217; Compensation agrees to pay as much as $420 million in settlement

The Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation has settled its long-standing legal dispute with a group of small business owners.

Comment?

Related Topix: Cleveland, OH, Cuyahoga County, OH, US News

Wed Jul 23, 2014

KSLA-TV Shreveport

Arkansas continues defending 12-week abortion ban

Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel is continuing to defend the state's 12-week abortion ban to a federal appeals court, arguing the state has a legitimate interest in barring the procedure at that point in a woman's pregnancy.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News

jdsupra.com

8th Circuit to Determine Scope of Dodd-Frank Whistleblower Claim

The United States District Court for the District of Nebraska has certified a question for interlocutory appeal to the Eighth Circuit in the case of Bussing v.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Twin Cities Daily Planet

Hearing set in Hebrew National lawsuit

A motion to dismiss the lawsuit charging that Hebrew National hot dogs are not "100% kosher," as widely advertised over the years, will be heard July 31 in Dakota County District Court - where the lawsuit was originally filed in 2012.

Comment?

Related Topix: Food, ConAgra Foods, US News

Fri Jul 18, 2014

JD Supra

Perspectives: An Executive Compensation, Benefits & Human Resources...

This issue of Perspectives focuses on recent ERISA fiduciary and tax decisions-three from the U.S. Supreme Court and one from the Eighth Circuit-which have special importance to plan sponsors and plan fiduciaries.

Comment?

Related Topix: Law, Employment / Labor Law, US News, US Supreme Court, Mutual Funds, Personal Finance

Courthouse News Service

Actor Properly Convicted for Bloody 'Play' Shootout

An actor who fired live gunshot rounds into a crowd during a charity event, and then lied to the police about it, was properly convicted, the 8th Circuit ruled.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News

ABA Journal

8th Circuit rejects argument to dismiss federal child pornography indictment involving morphed image

A child pornography distribution indictment stands for a Nebraska man who digitally edited a photo of a naked adult woman having sex, replaced her face with that of an 11-year-old girl and sent the girl the photo.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Courthouse News Service

Massive Hallmark Trade Secret Award Affirmed

The 8th Circuit upheld a $31 million award for Hallmark against a company that stole its trade secrets and launched a massive cover-up to hide its wrongdoing.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, Publishing, Media, Hallmark Cards

JD Supra

Eighth Circuit Rules Multiple Drowning Constitutes One Occurrence

In its recent decision in Fellowship of Christian Athletes v. AXIS Ins. Co ., 2014 U.S. App.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Power Line

The Wagner case decision

This past February Paul wrote about the case of Teresa Wagner v. Carolyn Jones, Dean of the University of Iowa College of Law in this post .

Comment?

Related Topix: University of Iowa, Iowa, US News

JD Journal

Woman Who Sued University of Iowa Law School Receives New Trial

The Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled this week that Teresa Wagner will receive a new trial in the case against the University of Iowa law school , according to The Des Moines Register.

Comment?

Related Topix: University of Iowa, US News

Arkansas Times

Plaintiffs ask for summary judgment in federal challenge of Arkansas ban on same-sex marriage

THE PLAINTIFFS: Rita and Pam Jernigan, who are married, and Becca and Tara Austin.

Comment?

Related Topix: Wedding, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Arkansas, Arkansas Government, US Supreme Court

The Plain Dealer

Appeals court orders judge to re-sentence ex-deputy court clerk Mark Lime, convicted of stealing fees

An appellate court has ordered a judge to re-sentence a former Cuyahoga County deputy clerk who was shipped to prison for five years for fleecing court-related fees.

Comment?

Related Topix: Cuyahoga County, OH, US News

Cleveland.com

Judge re-schedules trial for accused serial killer Michael Madison to November

The trial of accused serial killer Michael Madison, originally set to begin next week, has been pushed back tentatively to November.

Comment?

Related Topix: Cuyahoga County, OH, US News, Violent Crime

The Standard

Missouri execution delayed after late stay granted

A Missouri execution has been delayed until at least midday Wednesday after a federal judge granted a last-minute stay.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••