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  1. 9th Circuit comes to TucsonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - Three members of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals came to Tucson to hear three cases as part of a series presented by the Rogers Law School at the University of Arizona. US Supreme Court judges have oftentimes come to the school to talk to students, including Chief Justice William Renquist, Justice Sandra Day O'Conner and Justices Scalia and Kennedy as well.

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  2. Busy dayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Of Arms and the Law

    This morning I argued a first amendment case in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit; it was one of three cases argued. Video for the argument is here . My argument was the second, beginning at 1:21:30, so skip ahead.

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  3. Supreme Court Tackles Tacking Question in HanaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | jdsupra.com

    On January 21, 2015, the United States Supreme Court in Hana Financial, Inc. v. Hana Bank , case number 13-1211, unanimously held that in cases that go to a jury and whose facts do not warrant either summary judgment or judgment as a matter of law, the jury as fact finder must decide whether a trademark user can "tack" the use of a prior related mark onto the use of a newer version of that mark for purposes of determining priority of use.

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  4. Romano: GOP Education On A "Free And Open Internet"Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | FITSNews

    ... the Commerce Department should any Internet censorship occur. In a 2005 ruling by the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, McNeil v. Verisign , it was held that no First Amendment claims can be brought against ICANN - because ICANN is not a ...

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  5. Updated: Akron school board member Dave Lombardi is Summit County GOP's top pick for judge postRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    The county party's executive committee met Wednesday evening to recommend three candidates to submit to Gov. John Kasich to fill the opening left by Akron Municipal Court Judge Julie Schafer's election in November to the 9th District Court of Appeals. Kasich will make the appointment.

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  6. Two Bend legal fights - water and Roats - revived in '15Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... On behalf of LandWatch and WaterWatch, the Crag Law Center is filing an appeal today with the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals seeking to enforce the safeguards for Tumalo Creek's instream flows and fisheries.

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  7. Let There Be Discounts! Copyrights Cannot Be Used To Control Importation Or Impair CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Who does not like a good discount? Well, manufacturers, like Omega, for one. Fortunately for consumers, in Omega S.A. v.

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  8. Community Briefs a " January 30, 2015Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Saipan Tribune

    NMPASI closed today, Jan. 30 The Northern Marianas Protection & Advocacy Systems, Inc. would like to let the public know that our office will be closed today, Jan. 30, 2015, from 8am to 5pm, for Staff Development. Business will resume on Feb. 2, 2015.

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  9. NMFS Issues New BiOp for Pesticide Effects on Pacific Salmon, but the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... in a series of NMFS BiOps for Pacific salmon. As part of litigation that began in 2001, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ordered EPA to determine whether it should have consulted with NMFS concerning reregistration of 55 specific pesticides. EPA ...

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  10. Ninth Circuit Court to hear two AZ cases at U of ARead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - Today the Ninth Circuit will be hearing two Arizona cases, and the public is invited to attend. The event is free and open to the public, and offers a chance for the public to get a look at how the court system works.

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  11. In Rare Trademark Decision, Supreme Court Rules That "Tacking" Is A Jury IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | JD Supra

    On January 21, 2015, in its first substantive trademark case in over 10 years, the U. S. Supreme Court unanimously held that when a trademark owner attempts to establish priority based on an earlier use of a nearly-identical mark a concept known as "tacking" a jury must decide the issue. The decision resolves a split between the Sixth and Federal Circuits, which had held that tacking was a legal issue decided by the trial judge, and the Ninth Circuit.

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  12. Jordan Graham who pushed husband Cody Johnson off cliff has no grounds to appealRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    A Montana woman who killed her husband-of-eight-days has been told she has no grounds to appeal her murder conviction. Jordan Graham, 23, was sentenced to 30 years in jail for the 2013 murder of her husband Cody Johnson, 25, in Glacier National Park.

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  13. Pasadena mayoral candidates discuss Rose Bowl events, embezzlement at forumRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    PASADENA >> The controversial 710 Freeway north extension project , the usage of the Rose Bowl and Pasadena's recent embezzlement scandal were the main topics discussed at a mayoral candidate forum Tuesday night. The event, hosted by the West Pasadena Residents' Association at the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, included all six candidates vying to replace longtime Pasadena Mayor Bill Bogaard in the March 10 city election.

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  14. Montana bride has no grounds to appeal murder conv...Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | WHTC

    Federal prosecutors on Wednesday said a Montana bride who admitted pushing her new husband off a cliff at Glacier National Park has no grounds to appeal her murder conviction after lying to officials and using trickery in a bid to conceal her crime. Jordan Graham pleaded guilty in December 2013 to second-degree murder in the July 7 death of Cody Johnson, 25, her husband of eight days in a case that garnered international headlines.

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  15. Montana bride has no grounds to appeal murder conviction: prosecutorsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Federal prosecutors on Wednesday said a Montana bride who admitted pushing her new husband off a cliff at Glacier National Park has no grounds to appeal her murder conviction after lying to officials and using trickery in a bid to conceal her crime. Jordan Graham pleaded guilty in December 2013 to second-degree murder in the July 7 death of Cody Johnson, 25, her husband of eight days in a case that garnered international headlines.

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  16. United States Court of Appeal Orders District Court To Vacate Order...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    ... the construction and operation of the "Wet Republic" on their condominium property. The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals reversed Las Vegas Federal District Court Judge, Miranda Du, for clear error in her disqualification of an AAA appointed ...

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  17. Drug Disposal Ordinance: Supreme Court Writ FiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | JD Supra

    On December 29, 2014, the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America , the Biotechnology Industry Organization , and the Generic Pharmaceutical Association jointly filed a Petition for a Writ of Certiorari with the United States Supreme Court, asking for review of a case with widespread implications for pharmaceutical manufacturers and distributors throughout the nation. The Writ seeks reversal of the Ninth Circuit's decision, PhRMA v.

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  18. Letters: 'Conversion therapy' is quackeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Newsday

    Columnist William F.B. O'Reilly's assertion that state-licensed therapists should be allowed to subject LGBT youth to discredited and damaging "conversion" efforts is misguided ["If you support Charlie Hebdo, you should support rights of gay-conversion therapists," Opinion, Jan. 18]. The bill being considered by the State Legislature would do nothing to threaten anyone's freedom of speech.

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  19. Light Up or Leave Me Alone: Medical Marijuana is an Ongoing Challenge for EmployersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | JD Supra

    The 2014 election had four major marijuana ballot initiatives. Recreational legalization initiatives passed in Alaska, Washington State and the District of Columbia.

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  20. Xerox Employee's Ex Loses Beneficiary StatusRead the original story

    Wednesday | Courthouse News Service

    All it took was a phone call for a Xerox employee to change the beneficiary of his retirement plan from his ex-wife to his son, the 9th Circuit ruled Wednesday, reversing an award to the ex-wife. Asa Williams Sr. retired in 2004 after more than 30 years of working for Xerox and saving money through its various retirement plans.

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