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In 2007, the 12th Judicial District voluntarily gave up a judgeship in the county court after the death of Judge C.G. Wallace and a district court judgeship after the retirement of Judge Paul Empson. The 2016 Nebraska Weighted Caseload Report placed ...
Harry Withers Jr. walks out of U.S. District Court in Norfolk on Dec. 19, 2016 followed by his mother. He faces 10 federal charges in connection with an alleged $377,000 fraud. prosecutors claim he swindled a Suffolk widow and told her a number of lies ...
A Tennessee judge ruled that the Elvis guitar belonged to Moss. But Federal District Court Judge Karen Schreier ruled that under both Tennessee and South Dakota law, the ownership title doesn't pass from one person to another until the item is delivered.
29 when Mearing returns to U.S. District Court in Norfolk to be sentenced. All of the fraud stems from Mearing's operation of Global Services in Fayetteville, N.C.
Lisa Allen says the lessons the former sheriff learned in his earlier career as a federal drug agent gave him respect for the orders of federal judges. Allen served as chief spokeswoman for the media savvy lawman for nearly 23 years. Arpaio is charged ...
A U.S. District Court judge sentenced a Mexican man to 22 years in federal prison for his role in manufacturing methamphetamine.
ROBERT C. REED/RECORD: Double murder suspect Reand Pablo-Antonio Rivera walks into Catawba County Superior Court before Superior Court Judge W. Todd Pomeroy (left) for a bond reduction hearing Monday morning.
... of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit (Eleventh Circuit) recently affirmed two grants of summary judgment in favor of defendant Lincare, Inc. d/b/a Diabetic Experts of America (collectively, "Diabetic Experts") by the U.S. District ...
Court Ruling on Tribe Funds Is Setback for Wyoming Arapaho. A US District Court judge has ruled that the federal government may jointly administer some services to the two tribes on the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming.
A district court judge in Michigan has blocked Immigration and Customs Enforcement from deporting any Iraqi national from the U.S. to Iraq for at least two weeks, expanding an order that initially applied only to immigrants in the Detroit area. U.S ...
Alexis Derise Jr. is back in the 117th District Court following his arrest by U.S. Marshals on Monday. Derise's trial was expected to begin on Tuesday, but instead ...
Orleans Parish Magistrate Judge Harry E. Cantrell was targeted over his bond practices for pretrial arrestees in a class-action lawsuit filed Tuesday (June 27) in ...
A Northern California Federal Judge has denied Qualcomm's motion to dismiss the U.S. Federal Trade Commission anti-trust lawsuit against the San Diego wireless technology company, which means the case will go forward.
Detroit -- A group of 1,444 Iraqi immigrants received some good news on Monday night when U.S. District Court Judge Mark Goldsmith granted a stay to prevent deportation, CBS Detroit reports.
It was the question of law enforcement on the reservation that proved the most pressing when federal service contracts expired last fall and there was a period of confusion as to which court had jurisdiction over crimes on the reservation.
As Justice Ginsburg points out, if the MSPB dismissed such a mixed case on its merits, then the employee may bring his complaint in a US District Court as opposed to the Federal Circuit. Further, if MSPB dismissed the mixed case on procedural grounds, ...
21 People Enter New Week as US citizens. Twenty-one people are entering the new week as United States citizens after ... BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - Twenty-one people are entering the new week as United States citizens after taking the oath of citizenship ...
The US Attorney's office argued that a federal district court did not have jurisdiction over whether or not these Iraqis can be deported.
LOUIS - An indictment was filed June 15, 2017, in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois in East St. Louis for a threat against the president of the United States against a 35-year-old Joseph Lynn Pickett. Pickett is apparently from ...
Detroit (WXYZ) - An emergency hearing has been scheduled Monday in Detroit federal court over the deportation of more than 100 Iraqi residents detained two weeks ago by Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
[JURIST] The US District Court for the Western District of Washington [official website] on Wednesday denied in part and granted in part a motion to dismiss ...
Not only have VirnetX's patents earned them large awards of reasonable royalties at the district court level, they've also survived patent validity challenges at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. ... A patent is not valid until an ...
[JURIST] The US Supreme Court [official website] ruled [opinion, PDF] Wednesday that the proper review forum when the Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB) [official website] dismisses a mixed case on jurisdictional grounds is district court. The ...
The president has nominated Justice Allison Eid (currently a Justice on the Colorado Supreme Court) to the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit to fill the seat vacated by Justice Neil Gorsuch upon his ascension to the United States ...
When the federal Merit Systems Protection Board dismisses a "mixed case," Ginsburg's opinion said, the proper place for review is the federal district court. But Gorsuch and Justice Clarence Thomas wrote a dissent that said the court offered "little in ...
(CN) - The U.S. Supreme Court Friday held the district courts are the appropriate venue to hear federal workers' appeals of adverse employment actions, rejecting arguments that the law requires a bifurcated procedure.
U.S. District Court chief judge Michael Reagan set Sept. 14 for another hearing after the lawyer for Ellis argued Thursday that a recent federal appeals court ruling by the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago found that the federal law ...
A US federal judge has been asked to halt the deportations of around 100 Iraqis, mostly Christians, arrested by immigration authorities in the Detroit area over fears of religious persecution in their homeland.
A Colorado district court held that Target Brands, Inc. ("TBI"), a subsidiary intangible holding company of Target corporation ("Target"), had economic nexus with Colorado but the Department of Revenue (the "Department") failed to use a reasonable ...
Helsinn asserted four patents for a pharmaceutical treating chemotherapy-induced nausea. United States intellectual Property McDermott Will & Emery 22 Jun ...
Gov. Phil Scott and U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy say they will recommend Assistant U.S. Attorney Christina Nolan to be the next U.S. attorney for Vermont.
Federal Prosecutors filed a criminal complaint against Ftouhi on Wednesday, charging him with violence at an international airport.
We review de novo the district court's conclusion that Rodriguez's motion is untimely. See United States v. Cavitt, 550 F.3d 430, 435 (5th Cir.
Following the 21 June hearing, Judge Sweet of the US District Court in southern New York ruled in favour of Elsevier, in the absence of Elbakyan or legal representatives of any of the defendants.
On June 30, minutes before the law would have taken effect at midnight, U.S. District Court Judge Carlton Reeves struck down House Bill 1523 in a blistering opinion that declared the law "does not honor (this country's) tradition of religion freedom ...
The FTC, jointly with the Office of the Attorney General of North Dakota, has filed a complaint in federal district court seeking a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction to stop the deal and to maintain the status quo pending an ...
In its June 6th decision, the Menichino court rejected a "continuing violations" theory to instead follow both Third Circuit precedent and "the weight of federal authority" concerning RESPA statutory limitations periods. Menichino, 2017 U.S. Dist ...
During the original trial in a federal district court, a jury was told that making a false statement under oath to a government official was enough to revoke Maslenjak's citizenship because of a law that makes it a crime for a person to "procure ...
Addressing issues of motivation to combine and whether the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) is bound by district court decisions of obviousness, the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit found that the PTAB is not so bound, affirming the PTAB ...
The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has reversed a district court decision in a patent infringement case involving what constitutes an exceptional case justifying an award of attorneys' fees under 35 USC Section 285.
15 Seven Hills Charter students were in U.S. District Court in Worcester for a mock trial. Earlier this month, 15 students from Seven Hills Charter school went to U.S. District Court in Worcester as part of a mock trial program. The mock trial took ...
The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has reversed a district court decision in a patent infringement case involving what constitutes an exceptional case justifying an award of attorneys' fees under 35 USC Section 285.
The Federal Circuit denied review, reasoning that Shaw's estoppel fear was unfounded because the provision estopping "any ground that the petitioner raised or reasonably could have raised during an inter partes review" estopped only arguments that were ...
The Howard man, 32, entered a guilty plea Friday in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York. He pleaded to one count of attempted coercion and enticement.
A French citizen who had previously been deported from the United States pleaded guilty Monday to being in the United States illegally. U.S. Border Patrol agents found Philippe Maurice riding a bicycle on a dirt logging road in Portage on May 17 ...
Reuters. FILE PHOTO - Singer Kid Rock (L) performs with Johnny Van Zant (R) and his band Lynyrd Skynyrd on ABC's "Good Morning America" in New York, U.S. on August 22, 2008. ... Pyle et al, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, No.
Jun 19, 2017: The City of Austin on Monday filed a preliminary motion with a federal court to rule against the constitutionality of Senate Bill 4, or the "sanctuary ...
The new case is an appeal of a decision striking down the legislative map for the Wisconsin State Assembly drawn after Republicans gained control of the state's government in 2010.
The District Court dismissed the class allegations against Microsoft, at which point plaintiffs sought an interlocutory appeal under Rule 23(f), which the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals denied.
Brandon Freeman and Davis Harris have been charged in Dayton's U.S. District Court in connection with the May 1 attempted robbery of Oakwood's CVS pharmacy, according to court documents.


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