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According to Briggs' lawsuit, during his time in the Bozeman jail, he was assaulted at least four times. While jail staff contended that he was the aggressor, the suit says a District Court judge who reviewed the incidents as part of Briggs' motion to dismiss his charges found that Briggs was not the aggressor.
Assistant U.S. Attorney Trey Hamilton revealed at a hearing in U.S. District Court in Knoxville Friday that Pilot Flying J has paid former President Mark ... "The United States does not believe there can be any combination of conditions that could ensure his presence (at sentencing)," Hamilton said.

Noel McFadden, 71, faced two additional federal charges including enticement and possession of child pornography but accepted a plea agreement with the U.S. Attorney's Office that resulted in the dismissal of those counts. McFadden, who is in custody, admitted in his guilty plea to asking the child during ...
Colm F. Connolly and Maryellen Noreika broke their public silence for the first time this week after being tapped to fill two vacancies on Delaware's federal bench. Speaking before the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday, both nominees cited present and past members of the U.S. District Court ...
YOU ARE HEREBY SUMMONED and required to appear and defend against the claims of the Complaint filed with the Court in this action, by filing with the Clerk of this Court an answer or other response. You are required to file your answer or other response within thirty-five (35) days after service of this ...
Nationwide, there are 94 district courts in the federal system. In Iowa, there are two districts, Northern and Southern, with a total of five district court judges. Williams, as the U.S. chief magistrate, presides over all pretrial matters in criminal and civil cases, along with presiding over the trials by agreement of ...

The ruling by the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals comes after the county mounted a $5.2 million challenge to a 2016 class action lawsuit brought by indigent defendants, whose ... "I just plead with Harris County officials to quit wasting taxpayer money fighting the district court and just do what's right.".
Nearly six months after the incident, ISU provided an investigative report detailing its conclusions regarding the sexual assault, which state the university thought the evidence "barely showed a sexual assault had occurred," the lawsuit stated. In its dismissal Wednesday, the federal district court in Des ...
As predicted, the case law is rapidly developing in the district courts, where, in reliance on Bristol-Myers' holding, defendants challenge courts' jurisdiction ... Until then, below we provide a brief overview of recent notable district court decisions on this topic. ... FCA US LLC, 2017 WL 4023348 (N.D.N.Y. Sept.
Medearis has been active in the Chattanooga chapter of the Federal Bar Association and formerly served as president of the organization and as a member of its board of directors. He received the chapter's Outstanding Service Award in 2013 and is a frequent speaker on federal practice and procedure.
Falling Waters, W.Va., man gets federal sentence for having 11 1/2 ounces of heroin. Don Aines ... Robert Thomas Curry, 32, of Falling Waters, W.Va., pleaded guilty to conspiracy to possess more than 100 grams of heroin with intent to distribute, according to U.S. District Court for Maryland records. He was ...
"We're down to seven cylinders, chugging down the road. It's hurting everything else on the car. But the reality is, you give us our eighth cylinder back and we'll be fine." Each year, the District Court handles tens of thousands of low-level crimes and infractions for Spokane County and the cities of Spokane ...
Boston - A Brazilian national was sentenced to almost three years in prison Thursday in U.S. District Court for conspiring to launder about $20 million in ... hidden TelexFree money, with the intention that the cooperating witness help launder the cash out of the United States, the U.S. attorney's office said.
According to the response, Alicia A. W. Truman, an attorney with the U.S. Department of Labor, was apprised of the Anstett's intentions in a phone call Feb. 2 and agreed to give the couple a period of 30 days "to resolve any issues without further need for court involvement." Messages left at the Fargo store ...
A federal district court in California, addressing an issue that neither the California Supreme Court nor the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit had directly considered, has ruled that health insurance plans may not include provisions granting plan administrators discretionary authority to determine ...
... U.S. District Judge Gregory M. Sleet of the District of Delaware on Thursday confirmed that he plans to retire this fall, capping a two-decade career on Delaware's federal court. In an interview, Sleet said he was ready to step down after helping the shorthanded U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware ...
The proposed changes in the district court's local rules would make it clear that the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District is an "other court" such that presumptive reciprocal discipline procedures apply. Those reciprocal discipline procedures are set out in the Federal Rules of Disciplinary ...

But he will be required to remain in federal prison. Under state law, that prison time would normally be stayed, but Bjerknes and his attorney Peter Wold asked Benshoof to execute the sentence. Following the hearing, Bjerknes was remanded to the custody of the Federal Bureau of Prisons, rather than a ...
ITC finding of trade secret misappropriation precludes party from relitigating issue in court, WI federal court rules ... 11, 2017), the US District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin held that a finding by the US International Trade Commission (ITC) that a party was liable for trade secret misappropriation ...
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman on Tuesday led a multi-state lawsuit against the Trump Administration in federal court for delaying the Obama-era Waters of the United States rule. The suit, filed in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, alleged the EPA violated the ...
Ohio's United States senators on Tuesday introduced legislation to rename Dayton's federal building and courthouse for U.S. District Court Judge Walter H. Rice. Sen. Sherrod Brown ... "Unanimously, our community panel recommended that the federal building be named after Judge Rice. I appreciate ...
In a petition filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, 11 groups, including the American Civil Liberties Union and the Pacific Legal Foundation, ... The local rules of all four district courts in California, as well as those in Nevada and Hawaii, require admission to their home state's bar.
Sid Harle, judge of the 226th District Court, and Sol Casseb, judge of the 288th District -- two judges who regularly rank high on the San Antonio ... Joey Contreras, a popular former Federal PRosecutor who was appointed by the governor to fill the unexpired term, is running in the Republican primary.
In United States v. Johnson, Anna S. Smith died in 1991, leaving a portion of her estate to her surviving children. On Jan. 21, 2011, the United States sought collection of an estate tax deficiency in connection with Anna's estate. Her children filed a motion to dismiss on the grounds that: (1) the statute of ...
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma 02.06.18. 11 hrs ago. Pleadings. KIPLINGER, Jason Delaney, 36, of Oklahoma City. Pleaded guilty to possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine. MEDINA, Bobby Joecephus, 38, of Poteau. Pleaded guilty to uttering a counterfeit security with ...
A retired Cameron County state district judge has been appointed to hear cases in Rudy Delgado's 93rd district court indefinitely. The Fifth Administrative Judicial Region's appointment of Robert Garza, who serves as a visiting judge for the region's 11 South Texas counties, came amid a federal ...
Plaintiffs Kimberly Robinson and Shannon Meyer filed civil lawsuit 1:18-cv-00204-WTL-TAB against Franklin County Jan. 25 in U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana, Indianapolis. The document demands a jury trial, alleging the former county employees' rights protected by the public policy ...
Trump Nominates 2 as federal judges in Arizona. President Donald Trump has nominated Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Susan Brnovich and chief assistant U.S. attorney for Arizona Dominic Lanza as U.S. District Court judges. Jan. 23, 2018, at 7:07 p.m.. Trump Nominates 2 as Federal Judges in Arizona. Share.
In a decision expressly based on the novelty of the legal claims brought by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), a federal district court has rejected the CFPB's broad demand for consumer restitution and civil money penalties in a case that has already produced several important rulings.
President Trump on Tuesday formally nominated attorney Wendy Vitter to be a federal judge in New Orleans. The Advocate reported in September that U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy had forwarded three names for a vacant district court judgeship but that Vitter would likely get the nod. Vitter, whose husband David ...
Resolving which federal court has jurisdiction to hear legal challenges to the 2015 "waters of the United States," rule, also known as WOTUS, the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously decided to reverse the judgement of the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, determining the appeals court did not have ...
... the United States" must be heard first in the federal district courts. Whereas all appeals of most EPA Clean Air Act (CAA) rules must be heard in the federal courts of appeals, Congress chose not to do this under the CWA. Congress can, of course, amend the law if it is a problem. The U.S. Court of Appeals ...
Alan D. Albright, a partner in the Austin office of Bracewell, was nominated to serve as a judge in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas' Waco Division. Albright served as a U.S. magistrate judge in the Western District from 1992 until 1999. If confirmed, Albright will replace Walter Smith, who ...
The U.S. Supreme Court Monday ruled that federal district courts, not the federal court of appeals, have jurisdiction to review the 2015 Waters of the U.S. rule. The decision, according to the American farm Bureau Federation, "brings greater clarity" to an issue that has "bogged down" the litigation for years.
U.S. Supreme Court rules to recognize federal district courts to hear legal challenges to the "Waters of the U.S." Rule ... Nebraska and the coalition of twelve states obtained a preliminary injunction against enforcement of the WOTUS Rule in 2015, when the U.S. District Court of the District of North Dakota ...
The U.S. District Court for the NMI will remain open and can continue operations for approximately three weeks despite the federal government shutdown, which started midnight of Jan. 20. According to an announcement posted in the U.S. District Court's website, the federal judiciary will be open and ...
German trademark owner wins $1 million trademark infringement verdict in U.S. District Court ... After a bench trial, United States Federal District Court Judge Stefan Underhill ordered Voss Laundry Solutions to pay more than $1 million in attorney fees, attorney costs and penalties to the German trademark ...
The complaint, filed by a Colorado pension fund in U.S. District Court in Manhattan late on Friday, accused Royal Bank of Canada , Toronto-Dominion Bank , Bank ... Pension Association of Colorado, the banks hoped to reduce interest they would owe investors on CDOR-based derivatives transactions in the United States, ...
CROWN POINT -- A federal judge with a history of being tough on corrupt politicians will sentence former Sheriff John Buncich on Tuesday. U.S. District Court Judge James Moody will imprison the county's former top cop for soliciting and receiving bribes from towing firms competing for county police ...
Lawsuit involving Storm Lake Turkey plant fire back in federal court ... A lawsuit related to the fire has been filed in U.S. District Court in Sioux City. ... That case was later removed to federal court, then returned to Buena Vista County after Chief U.S. District Judge Leonard Strand ruled that the federal court did ...
Federal district court judges issued sweeping national injunctions in individual cases that stymied attempts by both Mr. Trump and Mr. Obama to change how the United States treats undocumented immigrants. federal judges in Texas used them to stop Mr. Obama's initiatives on rights for transgender ...
First, we've noted that in 168 cases where patents were adjudicated as valid in Article III federal district courts the PTAB subsequently invalidated those patent claims ... 5,490,216 had been asserted in 65 cases filed in U.S. District Court going back to September 2003, without claims ever being found invalid.
Orion Gale Anderson, date of birth, April 14, 1995, appeared on charges, 1. Possession or use of a controlled substance, a third degree felony. 2. Use or possession of drug paraphernalia, a class B misdemeanor. Hearing on motion is set for Feb. 6 at 9 a.m.. Rikko Chris Bolotas, date of birth, June 8, 1991, ...
The D.C. District Court has ruled against CFPB deputy director Leandra English's preliminary injunction to deny Mick Mulvaney the role of acting director of ... The issue between the two dueling directors revolves around two laws: the Federal Vacancies Reform Act of 1998 and the Dodd-Frank Wall Street ...
"We function as a pilot project for electronic appeals -- appeals from the district court that are sent on to the Nebraska Supreme Court or the Nebraska Court of Appeals. We also have, to some degree, moved our jury system to not just a paper system, but also a digital system where we are storing records ...
OXFORD, Miss. (WCBI) - U.S. District Court Judge Michael P. Mills suffered a heart attack earlier this week. Judge Mills is scheduled for release from the hospital sometime today, January 12. Several stents were inserted, with additional surgeries possible as doctors monitor his condition. While his ...
Adhering to its now-familiar two-step framework for determining patent eligibility under the Supreme Court of the United States' 2014 decision in Alice ( IP Update, Vol. 17, No. 7), the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit affirmed the district court's judgment on the pleadings, finding all of the asserted ...
"The appointments are going very quickly," said Shira Scheindlin, a retired judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York. "It is an ... And there are still plenty of spots for Trump to fill, including 17 open seats on the US Court of Appeals and 124 district court vacancies. "He can ...
The ABA concluded in December that Goodwin, Trump's nominee to a lifetime seat on the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma, is unqualified to fulfill the demands of a federal judge given his "work habits." The ABA concluded in November that Teeter, Trump's nominee to a lifetime seat on ...
IRIDEX corporation (Nasdaq: IRIX) announced today that it has filed a lawsuit against Quantel Medical, S.A., Quantel USA, Inc., and Quantel, S.A. in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. The lawsuit alleges that Quantel products infringe U.S. Patent No. 7,771,417, that Quantel ...


 

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