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10 min ago | The Modesto Bee
Brown on Tuesday nominated 41-year-old Mariano-Florentino Cuellar to be an associate justice of the state's highest court.
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4 hrs ago | JD Supra
In a recent decision, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals held, for the first time, that California's contractor licensing requirement cannot be used to bar a federal subcontractor from pursuing a claim under the miller Act, 40 U.S.C. A 3131, for payment in connection with a federal government contract.
8 hrs ago | Housing Wire
Judge Margaret Sweeney handed Fairholme Funds a huge victory late last week when she ruled in favor of broad access in discovery to FHFA records going back years, rather than the narrow period in 2012 that the FHFA wanted to limit discovery to.
I blogged over the weekend about the Ninth Circuit's puzzling new case stopping an execution to allow for First Amendment litigation over right to access the details of how the execution will be carried out.
A federal appeals court ruled Monday that Arizona cannot execute a death row inmate without providing detailed information about the drugs intended for his lethal injection, a decision that prompted state officials to say they will take their case to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Lawyers for a former Hawaii-based soldier who avoided a death sentence for his 5-year-old daughter's death want him to consult with an appellate attorney before deciding whether to appeal his murder conviction.
Anna Smith of Coeur d'Alene sued the NSA last year, contending that the agency's collection of the data amounts to an illegal search and seizure, prohibited under the Fourth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution.
I mentioned before that a court said Taco Bell wasn't liable for texts sent on its behalf because the plaintiff didn't adequately allege the sender was Taco Bell's agent .
Across the country death row inmates have been suing to force states to reveal information about the drugs that will be used to put them to death, and for the first time a circuit court has ruled in an inmate's favor.
The Supreme Court's controversial Hobby Lobby decision has thrust a once little-known boutique law firm into the center of a growing conservative movement to make faith-based exemptions as potent a legal tool as free speech has been for liberals.
I'm delighted to say that Profs. Glen Whitman and Jim Dow will be guest-blogging this coming week about the new book that they co-edited, "Economics of the Undead: Zombies, Vampires, and the Dismal Science" : Whether preparing us for economic recovery after the zombie apocalypse, analyzing vampire investment strategies, or illuminating the market ... (more)
Graveyard of desecration: Grave robbers. Ghoulish tourists taking pictures on their mobiles.
Having been thrown out of one court already, the NAACP is once again suing to make it legal to abort babies in the state of Arizona solely on the basis of the race or sex of the unborn.
July 19, 2014 By Ed Croteau Psalm 33:12 'Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord, and the people He has chosen as His own inheritance.'
The preliminary injunction granted by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals reversing a lower federal court comes four days before the scheduled execution of Joseph Rudolph Wood.
Joel Alicea is a Clerk for Judge Diarmuid F. O'Scannlain of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, and he will join Cooper & Kirk, PLLC, as an Associate in Fall 2014.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 03:06 pm
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