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  1. Alabama attorneys seek mandate requiring issuance of same-sex marriage licensesRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | Jurist

    The request was made on behalf of more than 10 couples [ Washington Post report] after a majority of probate judges in the state closed their offices on Monday, rather than issuing the licenses. Monday was supposed to mark the first day [NPR report] of legalized same-sex marriage in Alabama, making it the thirty-seventh state in the nation to allow same-sex couples to wed.

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  2. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Iobserve

    By Suzanne Haugh, Catholic News Service ATLANTA -- A new chapter has been added in the ongoing fight against the Affordable Care Act's contraceptive mandate. Attorneys for the Atlanta Archdiocese, Catholic Education of North Georgia Inc. and the Savannah Diocese joined those representing the Eternal Word Television Network Feb. 4 in back-to-back court cases before a three-judge panel of the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta.

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  3. Judge Trying to Stop Gay Marriage in Alabama Also Worried About...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | New York Magazine

    In January, U.S. District Judge Callie Granade struck down Alabama's gay-marriage ban, paving the way for the state to begin overseeing weddings on Monday . But, as of Tuesday, same-sex couples were only able to wed in a few places in Alabama, including the cities of Birmingham and Montgomery.

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  4. Take Down for "Chinatown"?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | JD Supra

    Famous brand owners, take note: a Turkish artist and designer named Mehmet Gozetlik recently released "Chinatown," a mesmerizing series of photographs in which neon lights depict famous design marks, with the word mark replaced by its generic wording in Chinese. Is your brand one of them? The Pepsi logo, for example, has been recreated in a meticulously crafted neon light, with the Chinese characters for "diet cola" appearing in the spot reserved for "PEPSI."

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  5. A New Wave - Eleventh Circuit Rejects "Barbetta...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | JD Supra

    ... the doctor-patient relationship is not the business of shipowners. Id. In a bold move, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals recently found that the Barbetta rule, decided nearly twenty-seven years ago, had run its precedential course. In Franza v. ...

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  6. The irony of trying to have it both waysRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | PrawfsBlawg

    Much of what is happening with same-sex marriage in Alabama right now is a product of a hierarchical and geographically dispersed judiciary. The district courts hear cases first and may decide quickly, but the decision has limited precedential value.

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  7. A New Wave - Eleventh Circuit Rejects "Barbetta Rule," Opts for Cruise Line LiabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | jdsupra.com

    ... the doctor-patient relationship is not the business of shipowners. Id. In a bold move, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals recently found that the Barbetta rule, decided nearly twenty-seven years ago, had run its precedential course. In Franza v. ...

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  8. SCOTUS Won't Stop Ala Same-Sex MarriagesRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2015 | Courthouse News Service

    The Supreme Court on Monday declined to stop same-sex marriages in Alabama, just hours before a ruling striking down the state's gay marriage ban was to go into effect. Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange had hoped the justice would extend a stay on U.S. District Judge Callie V.S. Granade's January ruling overturning the state's ban on same-sex marriages until after the high court rules on pending challenges to similar bans in four other states.

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  9. Same-sex marriage ruling seems to set assentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Denver Post

    The U.S. Supreme Court's decision Monday to allow same-sex marriages to proceed in Alabama was an "indecorous" move that seems to preordain the court's decision later this year on whether the Constitution provides a right for such marriages, Justice Clarence Thomas wrote in dissent. Joined by Justice Antonin Scalia, Thomas said Monday's action was in keeping with the court's recent actions but at odds with its traditions.

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  10. 11th Circuit to wait on Supreme Court in gay marriage casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | WRDW-TV Augusta

    A federal appeals court in Atlanta says it won't act on appeals in same-sex marriage cases until the U.S. Supreme Court rules on the issue. The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals -- which handles federal appeals from Alabama, Georgia and Florida -- issued the order Wednesday. 15 comments

  11. Here is the latest Georgia news from The Associated PressRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | WTVC

    U.S. marshals and police in northwest Georgia are searching for an inmate they say overpowered a guard on a bus transporting prisoners from Florida to Indiana. Authorities say the prisoner fought with a guard and escaped about 7 o'clock last night during a stop at a gas station in Cartersville.

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  12. Eleventh Circuit says it will wait for Supreme Court on same sex marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    Cari Searcy, left, and her wife, Kim McKeand, plaintiffs in the case that struck down Alabama's same-sex marriage ban, hold a news conference with their lawyers in front of the Mobile County Marriage License Office at Probate Court in Mobile. On Tuesday, the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals refused to block a federal judge's ruling that the state's ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional.

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  13. EWTN Takes Its Appeal in HHS Mandate Lawsuit to 11th CircuitRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2015 | DFW Catholic

    Today the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta heard oral arguments in EWTN Global Catholic Network's legal challenge to the federal contraception mandate.

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  14. Alabama same-sex couples must wait on Supreme Court after 11th Circuit reversalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    Cari Searcy, left, and her wife, Kim McKeand, plaintiffs in the case that struck down Alabama's same-sex marriage ban, hold a news conference with their lawyers in front of the Mobile County Marriage License Office at Probate Court in Mobile. On Tuesday, the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals refused to block a federal judge's ruling that the state's ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional.

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  15. EWTN appears before 11th Circuit court in battle against contraceptive mandateRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | WALB-TV Albany

    The Eternal Word Television Network is still fighting to win a lawsuit against the federal government's contraceptive mandate. The organization sued to become exempt from fines for not providing contraceptives for employees under the Affordable Care Act.

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  16. 11th Circuit Puts Same-Sex Marriage Cases in Alabama and Florida On Hold Until SCOTUS RulesRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2015 | Towleroad

    The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals has put appeals to Alabama and Florida's same-sex marriage bans on hold until the Supreme Court hears and rules on the four cases it decided to take up from Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio and Tennessee that challenge whether a state has the right to ban same-sex marriage. This comes despite the 11th Circuit's decision yesterday not to extend the stay of a federal judge's decision striking down Alabama's marriage ban.

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  17. New development in legal battle over gay marriage in Alabama; marriages to still begin MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    A federal appeals court in Atlanta says it won't act on appeals in same-sex marriage cases until the U.S. Supreme Court rules on the issue. The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals - which handles federal appeals from Alabama, Georgia and Florida - issued the order Wednesday.

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  18. EWTN to appeals court: religious freedom at stake in HHS mandate caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | DFW Catholic

    ... V.S. Granade of Mobile, Ala., ruled against EWTN, and the network filed an appeal. The Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals then issued a temporary injunction protecting EWTN from the mandate while the case continued in the court system, protecting the ...

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  19. Eleventh Circuit puts hold on marriage cases in three statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Washington Blade

    ... Florida. In two single-page orders signed by Acting Clerk of Court Amy Nerenberg, the U.S. Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals informs parties in the Alabama and Florida cases the proceedings are stated until the U.S. Supreme Court issues its decision ...

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  20. AL Justice Moore Doubles Down: Probate Judges Need Not Issue Marriage Licenses To Same-Sex CouplesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Daily Kos

    Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore has doubled down on his statement that probate judges do not need to adhere to federal Judge Granade's favorable marriage equality ruling. Yesterday, he issued a letter and memorandum opinion to the probate judges that they do not have to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples on February 9 if the stay expires, as is expected.

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