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The Minnesota Court of Appeals dismissed the owner of Interchange Wine & Coffee Bistro’s petition to dismiss the presiding judge in the two criminal cases against her. In an order dated Tuesday, the Court of Appeal said a judge is disqualified for lack of impartiality if a reasonable objective examiner with full knowledge of the …

Law360 (July 23, 2021, 3:58 p.m. EDT) – A Pennsylvania state judge did not err in ordering the closure of an anti-mask restaurant outside of Pittsburgh while ‘he defied state mask requirements during the pandemic, a state appeals court ruled on Friday. A three-judge Commonwealth Court panel said Allegheny County Common Pleas Judge John McVay …

He observed that the board cannot run a purchasing department if it does not have the power to negotiate contacts. Further, Dull said the change goes against the separation of powers mandated by the Indiana Constitution and state law for the council to raise tax revenue, decide how it should. be spent and now spends …

EAST AMWELL – A state appeals court upheld a Superior Court ruling barring Mayor Rick Wolfe from participating in any proceedings involving a The Ridge at Back Brook because of his personal biases, including his quote that the country club “throws a giant middle finger at us” and that it was going to “make life …

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) – The city of Virginia Beach will not be able to request a special election to fill the vacant city council seat after a federal judge said it was not “in the public interest in holding a special election using an invalid system. The order issued Monday by Federal Judge Raymond …

By Phoebe Petrovic, Mario Koran, Jack Kelly and Madeline Fuerstenberg Wisconsin Watch and WPR Chris Kartsounes had heard enough of Outagamie County Circuit Judge Vincent Biskupic’s demands. In May 2017, at his sixth hearing after having already been sentenced — when a case would normally be over — Kartsounes lost his cool. “I’m tired of …

June 21, at United States v. Arthrex, the United States Supreme Court ruled in a 5-4 opinion that the Patent Administrative Judges (APJ) of the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) are unconstitutionally appointed under clause appointment of the Constitution. Specifically, Chief Justice John Roberts, writing for the majority, concluded that “the non-reviewable power exercised …

Elizabeth man sentenced to 148 years in state prison for breaking into motel rooms and forcing couples to have sex at gunpoint will not receive compensation under ‘a decision of the court of appeal. The Appeal Division upheld the conviction and sentence of Rasheed Powell, 48, also known as Rashid Powell and Rashad Powell, but …

“But the lawyer,” Judge John Owens interrupted, “you can call it judicial abuse. . . you can also call it judicial frustration – where we have a judge who really wants to find a solution here – and in his opinion there has been a dismal failure on the part of the elected officials in …

A federal appeals court in Washington, DC, overturned the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s ban on the use of electric shock devices on people with intellectual disabilities by a Massachusetts residential school. The judges’ 2-1 decision this week will allow the Judge Rotenberg Education Center in Canton, Mass., To continue using shock devices on its …