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  1. Physicians Target Gun Safety on 25th National Doctor's DayRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PressReleasePoint

    Contact: Richard Gulla 781-434-7101 rgulla@mms.org Waltham, Mass. -- March 27 -- President George Bush first proclaimed March 30 National Doctor's Day in 1991 as a time to honor the contributions of physicians to the health of America, yet this year, on the 25th anniversary of the day, the 24,000 members of the Massachusetts Medical Society and its 20 district medical societies across the Commonwealth are taking the day to raise awareness about gun safety, and specifically, the right of physicians to discuss the subject with their patients.

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  2. Former El Salvador general to be deported from US for human rights abusesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Jurist

    Carlos Eugenio Vides Casanova was arrested in Florida [AP report] where he has been living since 1989. Earlier this month, the Board of Immigration Appeals upheld [decision, PDF] Vides' deportation order because they found [NYT report] he was responsible for the abuse and killings of civilians in his role as head of the National Guard.

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  3. Ex-Salvadoran general linked to rights abuse in US custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Immigration officials say a former El Salvadoran general linked to 1980s human rights abuses has been taken into U.S. immigration custody pending final deportation orders. The nation's highest immigration court earlier this month ruled that Vides Casanova should be deported to El Salvador.

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  4. Minnifield v. Wells Fargo BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | FindLaw

    Kimelyn Minnifield, an attorney proceeding pro se, appeals the trial court's order dismissing her wrongful foreclosure action against Wells Fargo Bank, N. A., and Richard B. Maner, P.C. She contends that the trial court erred by failing to notify her that the court was converting Wells Fargo's motion to dismiss to a motion for summary judgment and by concluding that collateral estoppel barred her claims. Because Minnifield had sufficient notice of the documents outside the pleadings that the trial court considered and because her claims are barred by collateral estoppel, we affirm.

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  5. Drummond Not Liable For Death Squad MurdersRead the original story

    Thursday | Courthouse News Service

    Relatives of victims killed by Colombian paramilitary forces cannot sue Drummond Co. in U.S. courts for its alleged support of the murders and other war crimes, the 11th Circuit ruled.

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  6. Supreme Court hears Bank of America case on second mortgagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Housing Wire

    A Bank of America case to decide whether homeowners can erase underwater second mortgages through bankruptcy quickly changed its course during the court session, turning into a debate over whether the U.S. Supreme Court should overturn the precedent that raised the issue in the first place, an article in Forbes said. In Bank of America v.

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  7. Fla. Sup. Ct. Sets Boundaries for Juvenile LWOP SentencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | FindLaw

    In Graham v. Florida , the U.S. Supreme Court said that the Eighth Amendment didn't allow for sentencing juvenile offenders to sentences of life without parole for non-homicide offenses.

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  8. Too Much Information - Eleventh Circuit's Review of Ellis ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | JD Supra

    On March 2, 2015, The Cartoon Network Inc. filed its response brief in Mark Ellis v. Cartoon Network Inc. , asking the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals to uphold the district court's dismissal of the lawsuit for failure to state a claim.

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  9. Underwater second mortgages surface in Supreme Court caseRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Inman Real Estate News

    As the aftermath of the U.S. housing market collapse in 2008 continues to unravel, the U.S. Supreme Court this week heard oral arguments in a case that will decide whether an underwater mortgage loan can be wiped out in a bankruptcy proceeding. The high court's decision in the consolidated cases of Bank of America NA v.

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  10. Army Corps of Engineers to re-assess coal mining impact on Black Warrior streamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Alabama Live

    A federal appeals court this week gave the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers one year to go back and re-assess the potential harm to streams in the Black Warrior River basin from coal mining after the agency admitted it made a mistake in calculating the impacts. The U.S. 11th Circuit Court of Appeals on Monday issued an order reversing a federal judge's ruling last May to dismiss a lawsuit filed in 2013 by the Black Warrior Riverkeeper, Defenders of Wildlife, the Southern Environmental Law Center and Public Justice.

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  11. U.S. Appellate Court Judge Wilson to deliver Riley Lecture on ProfessionalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Daily Herald

    The Northern Illinois University College of Law will host its 22nd annual Francis X. Riley Lecture on Professionalism at 3 p.m. Friday, March 27, in the Francis X. Riley Courtroom. The Honorable Charles R. Wilson of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit in Tampa, Florida will present, "That Justice Shall Be Done -- Constitutional Requirements, Ethical Rules, and the Professional Ideals of Federal Prosecution."

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  12. Appeals court hears arguments over license for orca 'Lolita'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | NewsOK.com

    Animal rights groups that want a captive killer whale removed from Miami Seaquarium asked federal appeals judges Tuesday to send their lawsuit against the tourist attraction and the U.S. Department of Agriculture back to a U.S. district court. The case concerns an orca named Lolita that has lived at the Seaquarium since 1970.

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  13. Appeals court rules for environmental groups in permit caseRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | ABC 33/40

    A federal court has ruled in favor of two environmental groups that challenged a permit process they said will allow coal mines to fill miles of streams with dredged materials. However, the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in the Monday ruling stopped short of tossing out the permits.

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  14. Appeals court hears arguments over license for orca a LolitaaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Animal rights advocates are challenging a federal judge's dismissal of their lawsuit against Miami Seaquarium and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The case concerns a captive killer whale named Lolita that has lived at the Seaquarium since 1970.

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  15. Appeals court to hear case of Lolita, Miami Seaquariuma s killer whaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Miami Herald

    A federal appeals court will entertain arguments Tuesday in a lawsuit challenging the captivity of Lolita, the killer whale who has performed at the Miami Seaquarium for decades. Animal-rights activists have long argued that Lolita, captured in the Pacific Northwest decades ago, lives in a tank far smaller than those holding other captive killer whales.

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  16. Appeals Court To Hear Arguments Over Lolita LicenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | CBS Local

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  17. Fight for freedom of Miami Seaquarium killer whale heads back to courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Local10.com

    Animal rights advocates are challenging a federal judge's dismissal of their lawsuit against Miami Seaquarium and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The case concerns a captive killer whale named Lolita that has lived at the Seaquarium since 1970.

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  18. Muzzling docs bad medicineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    In 1991, President George Bush proclaimed March 30 as National Doctors Day, to salute physician leadership in the "prevention and treatment of illness and injury." Physicians honor the designation; few professions have an annual national day of recognition acknowledging their work.

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  19. Eleventh Circuit Clarifies "Willfulness" Standard in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | JD Supra

    In an unpublished decision, the Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit clarified its standard for willful copyright infringement when it affirmed the district court's grant of summary judgment finding that the defendants infringed copyrights in two different rain boot designs, but that such infringement was not willful. Olem Shoe Corp. v.

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  20. Trimble case sent back to Portage County for consideration of new trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Recordpub.com

    A ruling by Ohio's 11th District Court of Appeals in the case of James Earl Trimble, a former Brimfield man convicted of three murders committed in the township in 2005, could pave the way for new hearings and a new trial for the death row inmate.

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