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  1. Pam Bondi Asks Judge Not To Lift Stay In Ruling Striking Down Florida's Gay Marriage BanRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | On Top Magazine

    ... 22 individuals, including nine married couples. Bondi has already appealed the case to the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta and would likely turn to that court if Hinkle did not extend his stay. "Time and time again, [Bondi's] had the ...

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  2. Reversal of FortunesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Publishers' Weekly

    On October 17, the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals reversed and remanded a key fair-use ruling in a long-running case over digital course readings on college campuses. But while on the surface the decision is a legal victory for the plaintiff publishers, two major library associations say the ruling is in fact a win for libraries, and for a popular practice known as "e-reserves."

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  3. Bondi: No marriage for gay couples until legal battle plays outRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi speaks during the third day of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 29, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney was nominated as the Republican presidential candidate during the RNC, which is scheduled... Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi speaks during the third day of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 29, 2012 in Tampa, Florida.

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  4. Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi Files Motion to Keep Stay on Pro-Marriage Equality RulingRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Towleroad

    Back in August, U.S. District Judge Robert L. Hinkle became the first federal judge to strike down Florida's gay marriage ban when he ordered the state to issue a new death certificate for Carol Goldwasser, naming Arlene Goldberg as her wife.Hinkle, however, issued a stay covering all aspects of the federal case except Goldwasser's death certificate until the Supreme Court resolved the marriage cases before it. With the Supreme Court declining to take up any of the cases earlier this month, the ACLU proceeded to ask Hinkle to lift his stay on the ruling, butFlorida Attorney General Pam Bondi has now filed a motion asking the stay remain in place until the case is heard by the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals.

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  5. MEMO: Attorney General's Office Files Motion to Continue Stay...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Capital Soup

    MEMO: Attorney General's Office Files Motion to Continue Stay in Consolidated Cases in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida MEMO: Attorney General's Office Files Motion to Continue Stay in Consolidated Cases in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida Re: Motion to Continue Stay in Consolidated Cases in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida The Attorney General's Office today filed a motion to continue the stay in the consolidated same sex marriage cases in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida.

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  6. Bondi asks judge to continue blocking gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | News 4 Jax

    Same-sex couples should continue to be prevented from getting married in Florida until a legal battle plays out about the constitutionality of the state's gay-marriage ban, Attorney General Pam Bondi said in a federal-court filing Friday. The filing came after supporters of same-sex marriage this month requested that U.S. District Judge Robert Hinkle lift a stay that has at least temporarily blocked gay marriages from going forward.

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  7. 11th Circuit Certifies Questions Regarding Insured's Breach of Consent to Settle ClauseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | JD Supra

    In its recent decision in Piedmont Office Realty Trust v. XL Specialty Ins. Co ., 2014 U.S. App.

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  8. Supreme Court grants Law School clinic petitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cavalier Daily

    The Law School Supreme Court Litigation Clinic will present Henderson v. U.S. in front of the Supreme Court next February.

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  9. Appellate Court Reverses Ruling on E-Reserves at Georgia State UniversityRead the original story

    Yesterday | Connect.educause.edu

    On October 18, a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit unanimously reversed a district court ruling in Cambridge University Press et al. v Carl V. Patton et al., a case in which Georgia State University was sued by Cambridge University Press, Oxford University Press, and SAGE Publications for 99 instances of copyright infringement. In May 2012 , Judge Orinda D. Evans of the U.S. District Court in Atlanta ruled that Georgia State had violated copyright laws with its online course reserves, called "e-reserves," in only 5 of the 99 circumstances originally alleged by the plaintiffs.

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  10. Four Fair Use Takeaways from Cambridge University Press v. PattonRead the original story

    Yesterday | Freedom to Tinker

    The most important educational copyright and fair use case in recent memory was decided by the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals last week. The case, Cambridge University Press v.

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  11. ALA welcomes Court of Appeals reinforcement of fair use in Georgia State University caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | TeleRead

    The American Library Association has issued a positive response to the recent decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit handed in Cambridge University Press et al. v. Carl V. Patton et al. , a case previously covered by Chris Meadows here .

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  12. Rule Of Law: Why An Arizona Church Shouldn't Be Barred From Putting Up SignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Daily Caller

    Jessica Medeiros-Garrison serves as Executive Director of the Republican Attorneys General Association, President of the Rule of Law Defense Fund and is Of Counsel to the law firm of Balch & Bingham, LLP. She graduated from the University of Alabama with a Bachelor of Science in 1997 and from the University of Alabama School of Law with a Juris Doctor in December, 2000.

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  13. Georgia University Copyright Spat RevivedRead the original story

    Thursday | Courthouse News Service

    Publishers will get another chance to show that Georgia universities give professors too much use of copyrighted materials, the 11th Circuit ruled. Cambridge University Press, Oxford University Press and Sage Publications Inc. sued Georgia State University president Mark Becker, president emeritus Carl Patton, and various other officers with the university system and its board of regents.

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  14. Court Rules Against Georgia State University in E-Reserves CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | jdsupra.com

    The United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit issued a long-awaited decision in the Georgia State e-reserves copyright case on October 17, 2014. The Court of Appeals reversed and remanded to the District Court for reconsideration in light of its opinion rejecting that court's formulaic fair use analysis.

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  15. 2 closed Alabama abortion clinics reopenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Two closed abortion clinics in Alabama have reopened, giving the state a total of five licensed clinics, but how long most remain open depends on the outcome of a lawsuit. The Planned Parenthood Southeast clinic in Birmingham reopened after taking corrective actions and Alabama Women's Center in Huntsville is back in business after moving to a new location, Brian Hale , an attorney for the state Department of Public Health , said Wednesday.

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  16. ALA and ACRL respond to Eleventh Circuit Court's encouraging "fair...Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 22 | American Library Association

    On Friday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit handed down an important decision in Cambridge University Press et al. v. Carl V. Patton et al. concerning the permissible "fair use" of copyrighted works in electronic reserves for academic courses.

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  17. Court Decisions in the U.S. and China Bolster Law Enforcement's ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | JD Supra

    Call to Action: Given the aggressive anti-corruption investigations in the U.S. and abroad, companies are well advised to adequately develop and implement a robust compliance program, including substantial internal controls, and conduct a thorough risk analysis as they begin or continue operating in the global arena. On October 6, 2014, the United States Supreme Court declined to accept an appeal involving violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act - the U.S. statute that criminalizes the bribing of foreign officials.

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  18. GOVEROTRAGEOUS: Gooferment court finds for the GoofermentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Reinke Faces Life

    MILITARY NEWS Ruling limits legal remedies for many exposed to Camp Lejeune pollutants The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a North Carolina law limiting the time period in which a plaintiff can seek damages from exposure to pollutants at Camp Lejeune. ASSOCIATED PRESS FILE By Howard Altman A federal court ruling in North Carolina this week will have a devastating impact on many of the nearly 20,000 Floridians currently registered with the Marine Corps for their exposures at Camp Lejeune to three known human carcinogens found in the camp's drinking water, said a man who contracted breast cancer as a result.

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  19. This Day in Liberal Judicial Activisma "October 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | National Review Online

    The Supreme Court, in an opinion by Justice Powell, broadly rejected the claim that general statistical disparities in implementation of the death penalty can establish intentional discrimination in violation of the federal Equal Protection Clause. Undeterred, in Foster v.

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  20. 11th Cir. Remands GSU's 'E-Reserve' Copyright Infringement CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | FindLaw

    If you attended college at least after the late 1990s, you probably remember that one or more of your professors made excerpts from books available in "electronic reserve" by scanning the relevant pages and turning them into PDFs that only students enrolled in the course could access. At the time, you might not have wondered whether the practice was lawful.

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