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2 hrs ago |

PlayMakers Rep Presents the Regional Premiere of Hold These Truths, Now thru 4/27

PlayMakers Repertory Company will present the regional premiere of "Hold These Truths," written by Jeanne Sakata , today, April 23-27.


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3 hrs ago | LA Daily News

San Fernando Valley-based Iranian brothers turn to international tribunals over U.S. detentions

Four Iranian brothers who live in the San Fernando Valley are asking two international tribunals to rule that they were unlawfully held on alleged immigration violations for more than 40 months shortly after Sept.


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4 hrs ago | Fox News

Before Bundy: Rancher, ex-chief wages his own range war with feds

In 2002, the federal government seized Raymond Yowell's 132 cattle and later sold them at auction before the U.S. Bureau of Labor Management sent him a bill for $180,000 in back grazing fees and penalties.


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8 hrs ago | World Magazine

Vital Signs: Fissures in the pro-life front

Disaffiliated. Board members of the National Right to Life Committee voted March 29 to change its Georgia affiliate after the Georgia Right to Life refused to support abortion laws that made exceptions for rape and incest.


Related Topix: Abortion, US News, Food and Drug Administration, US Politics, Representative Mary Fallin, Republican, US House of Representatives

9 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service

Delusions Tolled Statute of Limitations for Appeal

A mentally ill inmate whose severe delusions led him to believe he was working with the FBI from prison to bust a drug cartel deserves extra time to appeal, the 9th Circuit ruled.


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13 hrs ago | The Wave

Book closes on sale of landmark school site

In 1946, five Mexican American families sued the Westminster, Garden Grove, Santa Ana and El Modena school districts for the practice of segregating white students and Latino students.


Related Topix: Santa Ana, CA, Education Etc., US News

18 hrs ago | Times-Standard

What it takes to be district attorney

In June, Humboldt County voters will make a critically important decision -- who will serve as their district attorney.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Humboldt County, CA, Death Penalty, Prison, US News, Opinion

22 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

Court won't hear Arizona appeal over harboring ban

Myles Chefetz does a tasting in the kitchen at Prime Fish with chef Todd Zimmer, April 14, 2014.


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Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Washington Post

Court to determine what constitutes pomegranate juice

It is not a good sign for a lawyer at the Supreme Court who is arguing that her client's product is not misleading when one of the justices says he was misled.


Related Topix: US News, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Beverages, CocaCola, Life, Fruits, Food, Food and Drug Administration

Chico Enterprise-Record

Court ruling may change water contracts approved a decade ago

San Francisco >> The Natural Resources Defense Council won a victory in court last week that may send water users along the Sacramento River back to the negotiating table for contracts approved a decade ago.


Related Topix: Natural Resources Defense Council, Charitable Organizations, US News, Environmental Law, Law, Redding, CA, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought


Gay Widower Asks for Marriage-Based Green Card

Anthony Sullivan with his 1975 marriage license and subsequent letter of denial for a green card from Immigration and Naturalization Services.


Related Topix: Wedding, Gay/Lesbian, Immigration Reform, US News

The Huffington Post

Supreme Court Won't Hear Arizona Appeal Over Immigration Law's Harboring Ban

The Supreme Court won't hear an appeal from the state of Arizona over a ruling that blocked enforcement of part of Arizona's 2010 immigration law.


Related Topix: US News, Immigration Reform, Antonin Scalia, US Supreme Court


Supreme Court declines to revive Arizona immigration law

The Supreme Court on Monday declined to revive a provision in an Arizona law that sought to criminalize the harboring and transportation of illegal immigrants.


Related Topix: Illegal Immigration, US News

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Judge Mueller to inherit contentious prison inmate case

U.S. District Judge Kimberly J. Mueller will inherit the bitter, 24-year-old litigation over the quality of care for mentally ill inmates in California's prisons when U.S. District Judge Lawrence K. Karlton retires later this year.


Related Topix: Sacramento, CA, US News

Sun Apr 20, 2014


9th Circuit Asked to Review Ruling in Glaxo v. Abbott, But Avoid...

Abbott, But Avoid Portion of It That Would Affect Gay Rights In a brief filed with the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco on Thursday, AbbVie Inc said the full court should review an initial three-judge decision that found a gay man was improperly excluded from jury service due to his sexual orientation.


Related Topix: US News, Gay/Lesbian

National Review Online

This Day in Liberal Judicial Activisma "April 20

Poway Unified School District , a divided panel of the Ninth Circuit rules that the First Amendment permits schools to impose viewpoint-discriminatory restrictions on student speech.


Related Topix: Education Etc., US News, Gay/Lesbian

The Las Vegas Sun

The world through militia eyes

The Branch Davidians, a sect of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, were led by David Koresh and lived on a ranch in Elk, Texas, near Waco.


Related Topix: US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation, Brian Sandoval, US Governors

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Dan Sullivan's personal and professional timeline

1993 -- Enlists in the U.S. Marine Corps. As a 2nd lieutenant, deploys to the western Pacific with the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit during the 1995 Taiwan Strait crisis.


Related Topix: Georgetown University, US Military, US Marine Corps, US News, Anchorage, AK

Courthouse News Service

Reversal Heeded in Gambling Seizure Case

Reversed by the Supreme Court, the 9th Circuit finally conceded Friday that Las Vegas is the wrong venue for professional gamblers to sue the Georgia police officer who seized their money.

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Connecticut Post

Estrich: Senators at play in the schoolyard

With luck, Michelle Friedland , a highly qualified appointee to the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit , will be confirmed when the Senate returns from its two-week recess on April 28. Actually, if the Senate were comprised of grownups who work for us, instead of grownups who act like children, she would have been confirmed before ... (more)


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Chuck Grassley, John McCain, Opinion