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Republican Senator Lindsey Graham said on Thursday he would not vote for US Supreme Court nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson, expressing concerns about her record despite her support for her confirmation as a justice of the court call last year. The South Carolina senator’s announcement was expected after he criticized Jackson during his four-day hearings last …

A former Laguna Beach resident is being retried this week for an alleged revenge plot to assassinate federal prosecutors, FBI agents and a judge. John Arthur Walthall, 66,’s conviction in 2016 was overturned by the US 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in 2019 after the court found the district court made a ‘structural error’ in …

TALLAHASSEE — Continuing to take a rare stance against the National Rifle Association, the state this week tried to convince a panel of federal judges to enforce a law banning the sale of guns and other long guns to people under 21 years. The Republican-controlled legislature rushed to pass the law after a 2018 mass …

‘Overwhelming’ evidence that decade-long fraud was intentional and widespread Scammers recruited non-English speaking patients and told them they were dying when they weren’t March 25 – The owner and CEO of a chain of hospices and home care in Texas defrauded Medicare out of $152 million by falsely certifying that all of their clients were …

Lawyers for a group of Republican delegates pressed a judge on Wednesday to reject a Maryland General Assembly-approved map of state legislative districts they say would illegally favor Democrats in the election. The plaintiffs, including Republican voters and two groups of GOP delegates, told Alan M. Wilner, a retired judge appointed to the case, at …

Pennsylvania Superior Court has denied a request by a former Huntingdon County man seeking to overturn his conviction and life sentence for a 1985 murder. Kim Lee McMullen, now 59, has argued over the years that he was unlawfully convicted of the 1985 murder of Dominic Barcelona, ​​30, whose body was found in …

Lawyers for the challengers in Maryland’s new congressional districts asked a judge to declare the new map unconstitutional on the final day of a trial on Friday. This content was republished with permission from WTOP’s press partners at Maryland Matters. Sign up for Free Maryland Matters Email Subscription today. Lawyers for the challengers in Maryland’s …

Below are the Mississippi Court of Appeals decisions for the week of March 15, 2022: Emfinger, John H., J. X 2021-CA-00122-COA DeSoto County, Mississippi vs. Anthony Vinson and Quma Vinson; DeSoto Circuit Court; LC case no: 17CI1:20-cv-00152-GC; Judgment date: 08/01/2021; Ruling Judge: Gerald Chatham, Sr; Majority Opinion: Emfinger, J. Decision: Affirmed. The caller is charged …

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today announced the appointment of 17 Superior Court judges, including two in Fresno County; five in Los Angeles County; one in Merced County; three in Orange County; one in San Benito County; three in San Diego County; one in San Francisco County; and one in Ventura County. Fresno County Superior …

CHICAGO — Jussie Smollett began a 150-day prison sentence for staging a hate crime against himself in protective custody, separated from other inmates and monitored by security cameras and an officer, prison officials said Friday. Sheriff’s deputies immediately took Smollett to the Cook County Jail on Thursday night after Judge James Linn sentenced the black …

HOLLAND — Convicted killer Juan Sandro Cabrera, 21, has lost another court battle in his quest for a new trial for the murder of 14-year-old Troy “TJ” Wells. Cabrera had asked the Michigan Court of Appeals to overturn a May 2021 decision by an Ottawa County judge denying his request for a new trial. Cabrera …

March 9 (Reuters) – The Purdue Pharma bankruptcy judge on Wednesday approved a $6 billion opioid settlement funded by the owners of the Sackler family, overruling objections from the Justice Department and 20 opposing states to agreement. As part of the settlement, the Sacklers would pay between $5.5 billion and $6 billion to a trust …

TEXARKANA, Texas — A woman sentenced to life last year by a Bowie County jury in the 2015 stabbing death of an elderly DeKalb man has been denied her bid for a new trial in a notice issued Monday by a Texas appeals court. Shirley Ann Falkowski, 57, was convicted of murder and sentenced to …

A surprise nomination has dramatically changed the political landscape in one of North Carolina’s most important political races in 2022. It’s a contest to take a seat on the North Carolina Supreme Court. A top-tier Republican primary that will decide who will meet incumbent Democrat Jimmy Ervin in the fall has had a new entry …

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) – Attorney General Jason Miyares’ office has until Friday afternoon to respond to a motion to dismiss the state’s challenge to a federal lawsuit seeking to force another round of elections at Virginia House in November. Attorney Paul Goldman, former chairman of the Democratic Party of Virginia, filed a motion Wednesday to …

In a way, we are used to seeing black women judges. Or at least black women to play the judges on TV and in the movies. Think of Judge Hatchett. Or the black woman judges in “Legally Blonde”. Or “Primal Fear”. Or “The Next Big Thing”. There is even a Reddit thread on the number …

Ketanji Brown Jackson, President Joe Biden’s High Court nominee, was inspired by her father, Johnny Brown, an alumnus of the University of Miami Law School. Hours before the first rays of the morning sun broke through the sky, Johnny Brown was already awake in his apartment on the University of Miami campus, helping his 4-year-old …

Boston is appealing a judge’s order blocking its COVID-19 vaccination mandate on certain categories of firefighters and police officers. On Friday, Democratic Mayor Michelle Wu’s office appealed a state Court of Appeals ruling from earlier this month saying the city’s warrant could not be applied to members of the firefighters’ union. city ​​and two police …

While several federal courts across the country have consistently recognized the rights of transgender students in recent years, this week’s arguments before a full federal appeals court suggest a potential victory for those seeking to limit those rights. A ruling by the United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit in Atlanta to uphold …

In October 2020, Judge Eric Morgan of Forsyth Superior Court granted what is known as summary judgment, meaning Morgan ruled in favor of the doctor and Wake Forest without having to hold a jury trial. The ruling meant the lawsuit was dismissed with prejudice, which would bar Bryant from raising his claims again in a …

TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) — A federal appeals court on Friday backed investors in a potential class action lawsuit against the promoters of a cryptocurrency that crashed in 2018 after what judges described as a fraudulent scheme. Ponzi. A three-judge panel of the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals overturned the decision of U.S. District Judge for …

A former Hickory police officer convicted of throwing a woman onto the sidewalk is heading to federal prison after being sentenced for a second time on Thursday. Robert George, 49, was sentenced Thursday to three years in prison by Judge Kenneth Bell in federal court in Charlotte. He was found guilty of using unreasonable force …

An appeals court judge who is the daughter of Mexican immigrants was named by Governor Gavin Newsom on Tuesday as the first Latina to serve on the California Supreme Court. Judge Patricia Guerrero, 50, of San Diego, grew up in Imperial’s agricultural valley and has worked as a federal prosecutor, law firm partner, Superior Court …

It’s time to make your voice heard again. Early voting in Texas begins Monday, February 14 and ends Friday, February 25 for the 2022 primary election, which is Tuesday, March 1. In support of an informed vote, the editorial board of the Houston Chronicle interviewed hundreds of candidates in more than 50 races to make …

A retired federal judge has asked President Joe Biden not to consider Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson for SCOTUS. In a letter obtained by NBC News, Judge UW Clemon questioned Jackson’s commitment to workplace justice. Clemon pointed to a class action lawsuit filed on behalf of 5,500 Black Lockheed Martin employees. Loading Something is loading. Alabama’s …

Sanofi logo at the company’s headquarters during the annual earnings news conference in Paris, France, February 4, 2022. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Summary Law firms Related documents Order new trial for woman who blames chemotherapy for permanent hair loss The names of companies and law firms listed above …

By Richard Crump (February 9, 2022, 13:41 GMT) — Britain’s Attorney General on Wednesday appointed a former High Court judge to lead an investigation into the Serious Fraud Office’s handling of a corruption case after an appeals court overturned the conviction of an oil executive due to agency misconduct. Attorney General Suella Braverman, pictured in …

Welcome to the February 7 edition of Dress and Hammerthe Ballotpedia newsletter on the United States Supreme Court (SCOTUS) and other court events in the United States Much of the country may be experiencing a cold winter, but the pages of our newsletter are warm this week with bustling court activity, including a big announcement …

By Natalie [email protected] SALISBURY — U.S. Senate nominee Ted Budd and North Carolina Court of Appeals nominee Michael Stading joined Rowan County Republicans on Saturday morning to talk about the upcoming election. Republicans filled two Stringbeans barbecue rooms in Landis on Saturday during the monthly breakfast. Budd currently represents North Carolina’s 13th congressional district and …

SALISBURY, Md- President Biden pledged not only to fill the vacant seat on the Supreme Court with the retirement of Justice Steven Bryers, but is considering 3 notable black female justices for the position. The frontrunners are United States Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Ketanji Jackson, California Supreme Court Judge Leondra Kruger and South Carolina …

Diving Brief: Arizona’s Salt River Project (SRP) could be held liable for antitrust violations, customers say, when it raised electricity rates for customers with rooftop solar panels, according to a decision of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals published on Monday. According to the decision, because the electric utility sets its own electricity rates, it …

Sign up for The Brief, our daily newsletter that keeps readers informed about Texas’ most essential news. Texas cannot ban an engineering company from boycotting Israel under its contract with Houston City Hall, a federal judge has ruled. On Friday, U.S. District Judge Andrew S. Hanen failed to completely block a state law that bars …

(AP) – Alabama on Friday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to stay a ruling that would force the state to draw new congressional districts, State attorneys asked judges to stay a preliminary injunction issued by a three-judge panel on Monday. The injunction prevents the state from using current congressional districts in future elections. The three …

Jan. 28 – CINCINNATI, Ohio – Three Sixth Circuit judges from the United States Court of Appeals will decide whether a former Michigan State Representative for Grand Traverse County can be retried on federal bribery charges. Assistant U.S. Attorney Chris O’Connor told Judges Alice M. Batchelder, John K. Bush and Helene N. White during brief …

MONTGOMERY, Alabama (WIAT) – The state of Alabama appealed a federal judge’s order blocking the execution of Matthew Reeves later this month. In a court document filed Monday, state attorneys called U.S. District Court Judge R. Austin Huffaker’s decision “clearly wrong” and said the court “abused its discretion” in deciding that death row inmate Matthew …

Woman identified as Pauline Bauer inside the Capitol rotunda (via FBI). The owner of a Pennsylvania pizzeria who was filmed ordering the police to “bring Nancy Pelosi outside” to the crowd of donald trump Supporters who stormed the Capitol on January 6 lost her bid to overturn a judge’s ruling that she would be detained …

By Eric Levenson, CNN (CNN) — The judge overseeing a settled lawsuit against convicted sex offender Ghislaine Maxwell must now decide whether the identities of those named in the lawsuit will be revealed. The decision stems from a 2015 defamation lawsuit filed by Virginia Roberts Giuffre, who claimed that Jeffrey Epstein sexually assaulted her when …

Learn more about KSATs Page Vote 2022. See the Democratic ballot here. The 2022 primary election in Texas will take place on March 1. Early voting begins February 14. Several consecutive nominations for federal, state and county office are up for grabs, including Congress, Texas Governor, Bexar County Judge and District Attorney. The following list …

In November, Presiding Judge Maria Musti Cook again refused to drop the criminal case against former South West Regional Police officer Stu Harrison. Watch: Former South West Regional Police officer meets man at bank This cellphone video shows the meeting between former Southwest Regional Police officer Stu Harrison and Ryan Smith inside a bank in …

YOUNGSTOWN – A murder case that featured unusual twists involving two defendants – convicted of two Youngstown murders in June and November 2018 – produced an appeals court decision affirming the conviction and sentence of Stephon Hopkins. The Youngstown 7th District Court of Appeals determined the identification of Hopkins and co-defendant Brian Donlow Jr. as …

Action on a local libel case that has grabbed headlines for the past two years continues with an appeal process. The case centers on David Gordon, a former Oneida County lawmaker, publicly stating in 2019 that a local woman, Caitlin McCann, had an extramarital affair with Oneida County Executive Anthony J. Picente. Jr. In an …

Wedding photographer Emilee Carpenter is appealing a New York federal judge’s decision that her attorneys say compels the evangelical Christian to create photo exhibits for same-sex weddings. “It’s about free speech. And I believe all artists should be free to choose the messages they promote,” Ms Carpenter, 27, told The Washington Times. Attorneys for the …

By Jeannie O’Sullivan (Jan. 10, 2022, 7:55 p.m. EST) – The Third Circuit examined a union’s proposal on Monday to reinstate an arbitration award in favor of a Merck & Co. Inc. employee asking for wages higher for attending a working anniversary lunch, suggesting the arbitrator stretched the terms of the collective agreement. In oral …

Copyright © 2022 Albuquerque Journal During his 47-year career as a New Mexico lawyer, former state lawmaker Victor Marshall called a state attorney general on alleged conflict of interest, filed a whistleblower complaint aimed at exposing state investment programs and advocated for legislative ethics and campaign reform. But his attempt to brand a respected pro …

Just as Orleans Parish District Attorney Jason Williams and his legal partner Nicole Burdett could face trial on federal tax evasion charges is pending, a federal judge said Thursday. U.S. District Judge Martin Feldman says “no trial date is certain” for Williams and Burdett until federal appeals court rules on government challenge to order issued …

The more she climbed the legal ladder, the fewer women lawyers Tiffany Rider saw with her. Tiffany Cavalier Rider, Indiana University graduate Robert H. McKinney School of Law who practices at Axinn Veltrop & Harkrider LLP, said she appreciates the dynamics and variety she encounters in her practice of complex litigation and antitrust law. But …

BEVERLY – A Salem Superior Court judge has dismissed the medical parole appeal of James Carver, the man convicted of killing 15 people by setting fire to the Elliott Chambers rooming house in Beverly in 1984. Carver, now 57, is serving 15 consecutive life sentences for second degree murder in the deaths. The victims included …

A state appeals court has breathed new life into a legal challenge to the last will that auto sales mogul Ray Brandt signed weeks before his death in 2019, removing his widow, Jessica Brandt, from scrutiny. an empire of dealers spanning two states. . A 5th Circuit Court of Appeals panel ruled this week that …

An appeals court has ruled in favor of the Terrebonne parish government in its lawsuit against District Attorney Joe Waitz Jr. in a state agency investigation into possible environmental damage caused by oil companies. Governor John Bel Edwards, Attorney General Jeff Landry and several other parishes are suing energy companies that accuse the drilling of …

A Mississippi Supreme Court judge recently ordered that a motion in favor of former Greenville Police Chief Delando Wilson and that the opposing party – the city of Greenville – be subject to possible action disciplinary and sanctions. Wilson’s legal advisor, lawyer Renetha Frieson, has filed a motion for disclosure of material misrepresentation in court …

The Iraqi Supreme Court on Monday dismissed appeals by Iranian-backed Shiite factions against the results of the October parliamentary elections, the chief justice said. The decision derails attempts by Iranian-backed militia groups and their political candidates to overturn the election result, in which they scored poorly. Iranian-backed factions, including powerful armed groups, alleged irregularities during …

TALLAHASSEE – Almost a decade after concerns emerged over the placement of “medically fragile” children in nursing homes, a federal appeals court will not reconsider a ruling that allowed the US Department of Justice to take legal action against Florida. The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Wednesday declined to hear the case as …

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Joe Biden makes two final federal judicial appointments this year as he crowns his first year in office with 40 senior judges, the highest number since Ronald Reagan was president. Nancy Gbana Abudu, her candidate for the United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit in the Deep South, would …

The State Court of Appeals on Tuesday, December 21 overturned the previous criminal conviction of former Michigan State University women’s gymnastics coach Kathy Klages, who was convicted of lying to the FBI during his investigation into the Larry Nassar sex abuse scandal. John Manly, an attorney representing many of Nassar’s more than 300 victims, called …

San Diego will challenge a court order striking down a voter-approved voting measure that sought to ease building height restrictions in the Midway District – while simultaneously developing a back-up plan. Mayor Todd Gloria said on Friday he had asked staff to start preparing an environmental impact report that examines taller buildings in the 1,324-acre …

It may be a disappointment to lawmakers in outgoing states who are worried about what their districts might look like in the next election, but the panel of five judges this will likely draw new political maps as Minnesota doesn’t care where they live. Judges also don’t care whether the new districts are helping the …

WASHINGTON – A federal judge on Tuesday dismissed a lawsuit brought by Donald J. Trump that sought to prevent Congress from obtaining his tax returns, ruling that the law gives the chairman of a House committee broad authority to ask for them despite Mr. Trump’s status as a former president. In a 45 page reviewDistrict …

Eric Carr’s legal life has taken many avenues with his eye always on a position he now seeks – to serve as a judge. Carr, 48, of Elizabethtown, is hoping to replace circuit judge Kelly Mark Easton, who is stepping down from the local bench after more than 20 years. He applied for a position …

CHARLESTON – The first candidates for nomination for seats on the new West Virginia Intermediate Court of Appeals include former circuit judges, family court judges, prosecutors, public defenders, lawyers and even a disgraced former social security judge. Gov. Jim Justice’s Vacancies Advisory Board met behind closed doors on Thursday and Friday to consider 29 candidates …

Parents who brought the lawsuit claim that the order “unlawfully forces parents … to choose between their child’s education and their child’s health and safety.” The parents claim the provision also violates two federal laws: the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Rehabilitation Act. In September, a federal district court judge ruled that South Carolina …

Yesterday, a federal judge appeared ready to block the Biden administration’s draft metric to calculate the societal damage from greenhouse gas emissions. During a hearing, Judge James Cain Jr. of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana asked whether President Biden overstepped legislative and constitutional powers in ordering federal agencies to apply …

A former Iowa Workers Association administrative law judge who was put on paid leave pending investigation, then fired when it was discovered she had fraudulently included her 26-year-old daughter years in the insurance provided by his employer by distorting the failure of his civil status with his trial, according to a decision of the Eighth …

SAN DIEGO – A federal court sided with the San Diego Unified School District on Saturday in the district’s efforts to issue a COVID-19 vaccine warrant for students and staff, according to SDUSD officials. The U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals rejected an emergency attempt to interrupt the mandate, saying the district was acting in …

3rd Circuit Chief Judge D. Brooks Smith, seen in his Duncansville office, turns 70 on Saturday, forcing him to step down as chief judge. Mirror photo by Patrick Waksmunski Former Blair County and U.S. District Judge D. Brooks Smith has stepped down as Chief Justice of the U.S. 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia. …

When should the deeply held religious beliefs of a Supreme Court judge require disqualification, that is, that the judge is not involved in a particular case? A difficult question, of course, but that Justice Amy Coney BarrettAmy Coney BarrettPence requests that Roe v. Wade sent to ‘history’s ash heap’ ahead of Supreme Court abortion ruling …

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YOUNGSTOWN – A Mahoning County Common Plea Magistrate has rejected an attempt by a Green Township farmer to prevent Mill Creek MetroParks from trying to acquire a right of way on his property to build the final phase of the MetroParks bike path. Specifically, Michael and Barbara Cameron, whose farm near Washingtonville Road includes a …

RALEIGH – State Comptroller Linda Combs is going to court to block a recent ruling in the long-running Leandro School funding case. Combs filed a motion Wednesday asking the North Carolina Court of Appeals to issue a “writ of prohibition.” The writ would block an order by retired Union County judge David Lee to have …

By Carolina Bolado (Nov 24, 2021, 4:38 p.m. EST) – The Florida Supreme Court recommended the addition of a sixth Florida appellate district on Wednesday and certified the need for six additional appellate judges to rectify what the High Court considers Jacksonville judges to be underrepresented on the appeals bench. The Supreme Court adopted the …

Healthcare providers who have treated patients injured by fire and explosion at an ExxonMobil chemical plant near Houston must disclose information about what they billed others for the same services, the Supreme Court has ruled from Texas. In an unsigned notice published on Friday, the high court overturned the decisions of the 14th District Court …

Calling it the “last and best chance to close this refuge,” a group opposed to the use of the former Rocky Flats nuclear weapons manufacturing site as a wildlife refuge open to hikers and cyclists took their case to court. federal appeals court Friday. The lawsuit, filed by the Rocky Mountain Peace & Justice Center …

RALEIGH – A judge delayed on Friday when the key player in a mail ballot fraud case must report to federal prison for crimes involving benefit fraud due to the accused’s health concerns . McCrae Dowless Jr. from Bladen County was due to report to a South Carolina jail by December 1 to serve a …

By Tierney Sneed, CNN More than a decade before he was handed the criminal contempt case against Steve bannon, Judge Carl Nichols was a leading Justice Department attorney deeply involved in defending sweeping arguments for protecting a former presidential adviser from congressional testimony. Nichols – who was appointed to the bench in 2019 by former …

James Alex Fields Jr., clad in a protective vest, is led out of the courthouse following his conviction on charges against the state in Charlottesville in July 2019. Fields was sentenced to life in prison over 419 years for her role in the 2017 white supremacist group Unite the Right Rally. 2019, DAILY PROGRESS The …

Landmark racial justice trial of white killers of 25-year-old black Georgian Ahmaud Arbery is currently underway in Brunswick, in the southeast of the state. Earlier today, the jury saw video of Arbery walking around a vacant property during an earlier visit to the predominantly white neighborhood of southern Georgia, where he was later fatally shot …

Rebecca Zahau’s body was found naked, gagged and bound by ropes – hanged in a Coronado mansion in July 2011. Photo via YouTube The rubber hits the road on Friday in the Zahau family’s lawsuit against Sheriff Bill Gore when a Superior Court judge hears arguments on whether the lawsuit itself can go ahead. Relatives …

In summary It’s time for a Latina to share her life story, legal background, and personal journey in making important decisions in California. By Paul Barragan-Monge, Special at CalMatters Paul Barragan-Monge is the director of mobilization for the UCLA Latino Policy and Politics Initiative, a Latino-focused think tank. Gov. Gavin Newsom has a record of …

LANSING – The Michigan Supreme Court declined to hear separate appeals from two area murderers in rulings released on November 2. Jared Chance WZZM-TV photo Netherlands native Jared Chance, 32, was sentenced to life imprisonment after a Kent County jury found him guilty in 2019 of murder and mutilation of his acquaintance, Ashley Young. Young’s …

Maverick Real Estate Partners Principal David Aviram and 416 West 25th Street (Google Maps and LinkedIn) After three years of prosecution, Maverick Real Estate Partners appear to have failed in their quest to lock down a Chelsea apartment building, whose elderly owner – a Holocaust survivor – got attached and fought back. On Thursday morning, …

PHOENIX – The Arizona Supreme Court on Tuesday unanimously upheld a lower court ruling that found the Republican-controlled legislature violated the state’s constitution by including new laws banning school mask mandates and a series of other measures in unrelated budget bills. The state’s swift ruling came less than two hours after the seven judges heard …

An FDA rule to ban the use of electrical stimulation devices to combat self-injurious or aggressive behavior has been rejected by a federal appeals court. (FDA / Flickr) A group of senators are urging the Food and Drug Administration to continue the fight after a federal court overturned the agency’s ban on devices used to …

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Supreme Court prepares to hear a gun rights case that could lead to more guns on the streets of New York and Los Angeles and threaten to restrict guns on subways , airports, bars, churches, schools and other places where people congregate. The case the judges will hear on Wednesday comes …

TALLAHASSEE – An appeals court reported on Friday it believed school officials in Alachua and Duval counties violated state law by forcing students to wear masks during the COVID-19 pandemic and ordered the lower courts to deal with the matter expeditiously. A panel of three judges from the 1st District Court of Appeal did not …

The court revived the requests in 2012, 2018 Orange County, Calif., Has not broken its contract with retired employees by reducing the amount of a monthly grant to cover the cost of their health insurance premiums, a court said on Thursday. American call. In a 2 – 1 reviews, the 9th U.S. Court of Appeals …

The California Supreme Court declined to consider Brad Pitt’s appeal against a court ruling that disqualified the judge in his custody battle for Angelina Jolie ThroughThe Associated Press October 27, 2021, 23:35 • 1 minute read Share on FacebookShare on twitterEmail this article SAN FRANCISCO – The California Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to consider …

Fairfax County Police Department footage showing park police shooting McLean resident Bijan Ghaisar (via FCPD) A federal judge in Alexandria accepted legal arguments from two U.S. Parks Police officers after chasing a 25-year-old motorist in 2017 and shooting him in his jeep. On Friday, October 22, Judge Claude Hilton dismissed the criminal charges against the …

The Court of Appeal today issued an order quashing the case filed against High Court Judge Gihan Pilapitiya in the Nugegoda Magistrates’ Court on instructions from the Attorney General. The court also issued another order quashing the Attorney General’s decision to appoint High Court Judge Gihan Pilapitiya as a suspect in the case in question. …

major-general. Dany Fortin is contesting the decision of a Federal Court judge who quashed his request for reinstatement at the head of the Canadian campaign to distribute COVID-19 vaccines. The senior military officer’s legal team filed a notice of appeal on Friday, arguing that Judge Ann Marie McDonald erred in her ruling last week that …

When Nabila was a judge on the Afghan Supreme Court, she granted divorce to women whose husbands were sometimes jailed for assaulting or kidnapping them. Some of the men threatened to kill her after serving their sentence, she said. In mid-August, as the Taliban flocked to Kabul and seized power, hundreds of prisoners were released. …

According to court documents, Trump has less than a month to obtain a first court order blocking the release of the records. The National Archives told Trump last week that they intended to turn over the documents on Nov. 12, as President Joe Biden refused to assert executive privilege over them. Trump’s efforts to act …

By Dorothy Atkins (Oct. 18, 2021, 10:24 p.m. EDT) – A Ninth Circuit judge on Monday cast doubt on LinkedIn’s arguments that the US Supreme Court’s recent overturning of an earlier panel decision de circuits suggests that LinkedIn may deny a data analytics startup access to public profiles, claiming the judges’ opinion is “irrelevant” to …

Getty Djokar Tsarnaev. The Supreme Court of the United States heard the plea October 13, 2021, in the case of Dzokhar Tsarnaev, the only surviving bomber of the Boston Marathon. While a large part of media coverage focused on whether the court will maintain the death penalty For Tsarnaev, the case also presents a fundamental …

TALLAHASSEE – Leon County Circuit Judge Refused To Block State Law Banning So-called “Vaccine Passports,” Dismissing Sarasota Company’s Arguments That The Law Violates First Amendment Rights . Circuit Judge Layne Smith’s ruling was a victory for Gov. Ron DeSantis, who has led efforts to stop companies from requiring customers to prove they are vaccinated against …

In a legal marathon taking place alongside the real Boston Marathon, the Supreme Court this week heard argument on whether to restore the death sentence to Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, for his role in planting the deadly bombs near the 2013 Line finish of the marathon. In 2015, a federal jury sentenced Tsarnaev to death. But in …

A Texas judge this week strongly recommended that a convicted murderer on death row be granted a new trial because of the blatant racism and anti-Semitism she says the trial judge displayed. The recommendation, issued Monday by Justice Lela Mays of the Dallas County Criminal District Court, paves the way for an appeals court to …

A self-driving GM Bolt EV is seen at a media event where Cruise, GM’s self-driving car unit, showcased its self-driving cars in San Francisco, California, United States, November 28, 2017. REUTERS / Elijah Nouvelage Almost identical brand of Micro Mobio used with different products TTAB correctly asserted the validity of GM’s trademark (Reuters) – General …

The Court of Appeals will discuss proceedings to challenge South Carolina’s abortion law about a week after the United States Supreme Court considered a similar action in Mississippi. According to a court order issued Friday, the U.S. Fourth Court of Appeals tentatively scheduled oral argument in South Carolina for the week of December 6. Pland …

YOUNGSTOWN – A dispute between Mahoning County District Attorney Paul Gains and attorney Martin Desmond, who challenged Gains for his work in 2020, peaked on October 27. That’s when an appeals court panel sitting by subpoena from the Ohio Supreme Court hears arguments in Toledo over whether Desmond’s communications with his attorneys are a fair …

Medical marijuana licenses approved by Warren City Council last summer were struck down by the Macomb County Circuit Court on Thursday. A council-approved deal that granted 15 intervenors on Aug. 24 following a 2019 trial, which is currently before the Michigan State Court of Appeals, was dismissed by Judge Carl Marlinga. After city council approved …

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) – The Mississippi Court of Appeals has upheld a ruling in a dispute over allegations that a man has repeatedly trespassed on his neighbor’s rural land. Curtis Henry Johnson said he had the right to go to the land because he claimed, without providing evidence, that he was a Native American. A …