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  1. Judge suspends Arctic drilling, orders new environmental reportRead the original story

    7 min ago | The Miami Herald

    In the ongoing battle over offshore drilling, a federal judge in Alaska told regulators Thursday to redo an environmental impact study that underestimated the amount of recoverable oil and, potentially, the risks to delicate Arctic habitat.

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  2. Candidate for governor Tim Donnelly wants to overhaul concealed-carry lawsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    California's system for handing out permits to carry concealed handguns would be overhauled and centralized under a newly amended bill by Assemblyman Tim Donnelly, the leading Republican gubernatorial candidate.

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  3. Dallas lawyer, former prosecutor Sidney Powell takes aim at Justice Department in scathing new bookRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    Poke your head into a conversation about Wall Street, banking and the law these days, and it won't be long before someone complains that the Justice Department and the SEC are too quick to settle, and that too few bankers and other money moguls whose conduct played a role in the 2008 financial crisis are sent to prison.

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  4. Connecticut District Court Affirms Ruling that Collateral Estoppel...Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Debts based on fraud are not dischargeable in bankruptcy, but to achieve that result the aggrieved creditor must ordinarily commence a non-dischargeability action and prove the fraud.

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  5. U.S. Supreme Court Upholds Michigan Ban on Affirmative Action in College AdmissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 22 | Patch.com

    The ruling overturns a 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals decision, The Detroit Free Press reports .

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  6. One Step Forward, One Step Back: Court of Appeal Denies Arbitration in ImburgiaRead the original story

    Monday Apr 21 | JD Supra

    Fresh on the heels of signs during the Iskanian oral argument that the California Supreme Court might at least partially fall in line behind the rule of Concepcion , we received a reminder that arbitration clauses continue to receive an uncertain reception in the Courts of Appeal.

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  7. Andy Warhol, Green Card, Chad Griffin, Jars of ClayRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Towleroad

    ... immigration purposes. Following ten years of litigation, they lost in a final ruling at the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. Sixteen months after the death of his spouse in December 2012, Sullivan now returns to fight for recognition of their ...

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  8. Class Status Faces Reboot for SF Police OfficersRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service

    San Francisco police officers alleging age discrimination in the department deserve another look at their motion for class certification, the 9th Circuit ruled Thursday.

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  9. British tourist arrested and about to be deported from Sri Lanka because of her Buddha tattooRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Naomi Coleman was arrested as she arrived at the airport in the capital Colombo after authorities spotted the tattoo on her right arm.

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  10. Lawyers Use High Court Petition To Highlight Prosecutorial MisconductRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    Lawyers for a computer support technician convicted of possessing ricin to use as a weapon are asking the Supreme Court on Thursday to hear his appeal, as a way to send a message about widespread prosecutorial misconduct.

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  11. The Muslims of America loseRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Yesterday's The Muslims of America, Inc. v. Mawyer , involved The Muslims of America, Inc. - a corporation formed on Jan. 24, 2013 - suing over statements made by defendants in 2012 about Muslims of Americas, Inc. .

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  12. eugene_volokhRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    I neglected to blog about this earlier, I'm afraid, but I figured better late than never.

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  13. a oea [E]xplosiona does not include a decomposing bodya s cells...Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The insured's next door neighbor died, and time passed before the body was discovered.

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  14. 9th Circuit May Review SmithKline Ruling - That Gays Warrant Heightened Scrutiny - En BancRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    In January, a Ninth Circuit panel ruled in a gay juror discrimination case that laws that single out gays and lesbians warrant heightened scrutiny.

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  15. Non-unanimous criminal jury verdictsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Longtime readers of the blog may remember my interest in non-unanimous jury verdicts.

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  16. Gov. signs mid-pregnancy abortion banRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant on Wednesday signed a bill to ban abortion starting at the midpoint of a full-term pregnancy.

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  17. Cocaine found during vehicle 'inventory search' suppressed from evidenceRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... search violated his constitutional rights. No community caretaking justification The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals reviewed the evidence related to the alleged inventory search, along with other issues. For a warrantless inventory search of a ...

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  18. Dechert Partner Krause to Be Nominated to Third CircuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2014 | Law.com

    Cheryl Ann Krause, who practices white-collar defense at Dechert, will be nominated to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, according to a release from the White House.

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  19. Hillsboro Airport's Proposed Third Runway Faces Battle In U.S. Ninth Circuit CourtRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Airport Business

    The non-profit Oregon Aviation Watch and a group of affiliated citizens filed a petition asking the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit to review the Federal Aviation Administration's finding that a third runway would have no significant... On Monday, the non-profit Oregon Aviation Watch and a group of affiliated citizens filed a petition ... (more)

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  20. Ex-cop freed in killing can stay free, for nowRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Crescent-News.com

    A former Ohio police captain released after nearly 15 years in prison for his ex-wife's killing can remain free as the state's highest court considers whether to take on his case, the court ruled Wednesday.

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