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    Tuesday Jan 20 | Iobserve

    Former U.S. ambassador Robert E. White, who put his diplomatic career on the line to get answers to the 1980 murders of four U.S. churchwomen in El Salvador, died of cancer at a hospice in Arlington Jan. 13. At the time of his death, he was a senior fellow at the Center for International Policy in Washington. He also had previously served as president of the center, a think tank founded by former diplomats and peace advocates from the Vietnam era.

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  2. Alabama loses another round in court in effort to execute Tommy ArthurRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Alabama Live

    MONTGOMERY, Alabama --- Death row inmate Tommy Arthur has won another round in court to block his execution, which had been scheduled for Feb. 19. U.S. District Judge W. Keith Watkins scheduled a final hearing May 5-6 in Arthur's latest challenge to the state's method of lethal injection. Watkins denied the state's request to change his earlier decision that a 2012 stay on Arthur's execution remains in place.

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  3. 3 Land Use Legal Battles Worth NotingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | GlobeSt.com

    ... when government action takes away the riparian rights, i.e., the waterfront rights? 'The Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals held that riparian rights, being created by state law and not arising from the Constitution, are not 'fundamental rights' ...

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  4. Magistrate's Deceit in Siegelman Case - Does Anyone Care?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | OpEdNews

    ... an impartial prosecutor. Oral arguments were heard on Monday, Jan. 12, 2015, at the U.S. Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta. It probably will be several months before a ruling comes down. There have been lots of twists and turns along the ...

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    Monday Jan 19 | ABC 33/40

    Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange began his second term in office by asking inaugural ceremony audience members to go thank a police officer for what they do. Strange praised law enforcement officers in a speech following his swearing-in ceremony Monday on the steps of the Alabama Capitol.

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  6. 11th Circuit Addresses Coverage for Alleged Knowing FACTA ViolationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | jdsupra.com

    In its recent decision in Travelers Prop. Cas. Co. of America v. Kansas City Landsmen , 2015 U.S. App.

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  7. 11th Circuit: Employer Aware of Employee's Underreported Hours...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | jdsupra.com

    Santonias Bailey, a TitleMax employee, underreported his hours worked. His supervisor instructed him to do so, and the supervisor would also himself routinely revise Baily's time records to reflect even less hours worked.

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  8. City of Roswell loses U.S. Supreme Court caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    The holding in T-Mobile South, LLC v. City of Roswell was announced last Wednesday, with the Supreme Court of the United States ruling 6-3 in favor of the telecommunications giant.

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  9. Supreme Court may dilute EEOC's aggressive legal strategyRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 18 | Business Insurance

    The U.S. Supreme Court appears highly likely to take some degree of judicial review of whether the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission must seek conciliation with employers before suing them for violating federal law. The high court heard oral arguments last week in a case in which a three-judge panel of the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago ruled unanimously in 2013 that employers cannot use the EEOC's failure to seek conciliation as a defense.

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  10. Val-P vows to fight on after $940,000 judgmentRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    An attorney for the city of Valparaiso filed six motions this week in response to a judge's decision to award more than $900,000 to a former city policeman.

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  11. Nothin' from Nothin' Leaves Nothin'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | JD Supra

    The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit affirmed a district court's $1.32 million judgment in favor of a medical device maker, ruling that it never owned the trademarks in question and therefore could not have passed the rights in the trademarks to a successor. Axiom Worldwide Inc. v.

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  12. An Unlikely Condition Precedent to Foreclosure in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | JD Supra

    Mortgage servicers beware. Mortgagors in Florida are defending residential mortgage foreclosures based on the allegation that the servicer failed to give them notice of assignment of the right to bill and collect on the debt underlying the mortgage before commencing the foreclosure action.

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  13. Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals Finds Late Notice Barred Claim for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | JD Supra

    In The Yacht Club on the Intracoastal Condo. Assoc., Inc. v. Lexington Insurance Company , 2015 U.S. App.

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  14. Same-Sex Couples Can Fight Ga. Marriage BanRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Courthouse News Service

    Same-sex couples seeking to wed in Georgia may pursue a challenge to the state's gay marriage ban, a federal judge ruled. U.S. District Judge William Duffey refused to dismiss a lawsuit filed last year on behalf of four Georgia-based same-sex couples and the surviving partner of a fifth couple.

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  15. Insurance Recovery Law -- January 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | JD Supra

    Why it matters In the continuing split among courts considering insured v. insured exclusions , the Eleventh U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals recently found such an exclusion ambiguous and reversed summary judgment in favor of the insurer.

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  16. Willfulness Interplays Between Patent and CopyrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Patently Obvious

    As with patent law, willful copyright infringement also leads to enhanced damages. In Seagate , the en banc Federal Circuit drew an analogy to copyright doctrine in determining that willfulness in the patent context should also include reckless indifference.

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  17. Re: Don Siegelman, Short NoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Daily Kos

    ... "not exactly a felon." At the moment, Fuller is not hearing cases, but, inexplicably, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals has failed to remove him formally from his duties, and the House of Representatives has yet not begun impeachment ...

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  18. Justices Sideline Agency in Ruling for T-MobileRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Courthouse News Service

    The denial to T-Mobile South of a cellphone tower in Roswell, Ga., failed to comply with the law, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled Wednesday. Next month it will mark five years since T-Mobile filed its request to build a 108-foot tower on 2.8 acres of vacant property "in a well-established residential neighborhood" of Roswell.

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  19. Prompt Notice Requirement: 11th Circuit Rules that a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | JD Supra

    The Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals recently explained that under Florida law a policyholder who fails to provide prompt notice of a claim faces an uphill battle defeating the resulting rebuttable presumption of prejudice to the insurer. The court also affirmed an award of attorneys' fees to the insurer under Florida's offer of judgment statute.

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  20. It's time for ballot access reform: reader opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Alabama Live

    In December 2014, the Eleventh Circuit issued a decision in a lawsuit that challenged Alabama's March petition deadline for newly-qualifying parties in presidential election years. The decision stated that due to the plaintiffs presenting "no" evidence, there is no reason to disturb the filing deadline.

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