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Lawyers for the U.S. Department of Justice and Atlantic Richfield Company held a status conference by phone with U.S. District Court Judge Sam Haddon ... Albert "Kell" Kelly, EPA's senior advisor, told The Montana Standard two weeks ago during a visit from Washington, D.C. that he'd never heard of a ...
"A civil case is not the appropriate vehicle for taking issue with what a prosecutor has done in the past or where he might be headed in the future," Judge Amy Berman Jackson of the US District Court in Washington, DC, wrote Friday. Manafort's decision to bring the civil case in DC appeared to be a ...

The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments yesterday in Hawai'i's challenge to President Trump's latest travel ban. HPR's Wayne ... He was the first state Attorney General to challenge the Presidential travel ban in Federal District Court and won. He attended ... That can't be the law of the United States.”.
WASHINGTON — The parents of U.S. college student Otto Warmbier have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against North Korea, saying its government tortured and killed their son. Fred and Cindy Warmbier filed the lawsuit Thursday in the U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C.. The lawsuit seeks ...
(WASHINGTON) — The parents of U.S. college student Otto Warmbier have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against North Korea, saying its government tortured and killed their son. Fred and Cindy Warmbier filed the lawsuit Thursday in the U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C.. The lawsuit seeks ...
The parents of U.S. college student Otto Warmbier have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against North Korea, saying its government tortured and killed their son. ... Fred and Cindy Warmbier filed the lawsuit in the U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C., seeking compensation for the death of the 22-year-old, ...

15 on behalf of Planned Parenthood of Greater Washington and North Idaho. Attorneys representing Planned Parenthood and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services both presented oral arguments Tuesday morning before U.S. District Court Judge Thomas Rice, who issued his written ruling ...
We are buoyed by the ruling of a third federal judge that the administration broke the law when it tried to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. The ruling of U.S. District Court Judge John Bates, a George W. Bush appointee seated in Washington, D.C., mirrors the January decision ...
The U.S. Supreme Court ruled that a type of in-house patent review at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office does not violate a defendant's right under the U.S. Constitution to have a case adjudicated by a federal court and jury. These reviews have been especially popular with companies like Apple and ...
Vanda Pharmaceuticals, a biopharmaceutical company based in Washington, DC, secured a win late last week when the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit found a patent covering its schizophrenia drug to be patentable. On Friday, April 13, the Federal Circuit affirmed the US District Court for the ...
A federal court in Seattle rejected the Trump Administration's claim that its “new” discriminatory plan to ban transgender people from serving openly in the ... In October, a U.S. District Court judge in Washington, D.C., granted a preliminary injunction in a similar lawsuit challenging the transgender military ...
A federal court in Seattle rejected the Trump Administration's claim that its “new” discriminatory plan to ban transgender people from serving openly in the ... In October, a U.S. District Court judge in Washington, D.C., granted a preliminary injunction in a similar lawsuit challenging the transgender military ...
Good news for anyone who uses the Internet as a source of information: A district court in Washington, D.C. has ruled that using automated tools to ... The CFAA makes it illegal to access a computer connected to the Internet “without authorization,” but the statute doesn't tells us what “authorization” or ...
Gov. Paul LePage's stay at the Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C., in early 2017 is playing a key role in a federal lawsuit against President Donald Trump by the state of Maryland and the District of Columbia. U.S. District Judge Peter Messitte issued an opinion Wednesday that the state and ...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, Paul Manafort, on Tuesday asked a federal judge in Virginia to ... WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 2: Ex Trump campaign official Paul Manafort, center, departs U.S. District Court with his attorney Kevin Downing, left, ...
Washington (CNN) A federal judge said Wednesday that a lawsuit alleging gifts or payments from foreign and domestic governments made to President ... But the ruling from Judge Peter Messitte of the US District Court of Maryland says the Maryland and District of Columbia attorneys general who brought ...
Lambda Legal and OutServe-SLDN filed a federal lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the proposed ban on open military service by ... In October, a U.S. District Court judge in Washington, D.C., granted a preliminary injunction in a similar lawsuit challenging the transgender military service ban filed ...

WASHINGTON — A three-judge panel at the U.S. Court of Appeals District of Columbia Circuit will hear the latest arguments Monday in the lawsuit brought by the Archdiocese of Washington against Metro. The lawsuit was filed after Metro banned the archdiocese's ads from its buses at Christmastime.
... filed the lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C., Thursday challenging the Department of Homeland Security's request for a waiver of 25 laws. ... Judge Gonzalo Curiel found the federal government had wide discretion when it came to border security but declined to rule on claims that did not ...
U.S. Bank Nat'l Ass'n, 2018 WL 1095503 (D.C. Mar. 1, 2018). In the case, the borrower purchased a condominium in 2007 and financed it through a loan from the lender, which was secured by a mortgage on the property. In 2009, the borrower defaulted on both his loan and his condominium assessments.
4, 2016 file photo, a U.S. Border Patrol agent drives near the U.S.-Mexico border fence in Santa Teresa, N.M. A coalition of environment groups is seeking to stop work ... The lawsuit filed in federal court in Washington, D.C. claims the U.S. Department of Homeland Security does not have authority to waive ...
A federal government watchdog group is suing Grand Teton National Park for failing to release records suspected of revealing illegal predecisional ... The watchdog group's attorney, Adam Carlesco, filed a lawsuit Thursday in U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C. The complaint asks a judge to declare an ...
This suit, however, addressed Trump as President of the United States. By allowing the plaintiffs to amend their initial lawsuit to include Trump the businessman, the judge in charge of the case, U.S. District Court Judge Peter Messitte, appears to be inclined to let the case proceed. In a Maryland court in ...
Last year, a federal judge dismissed a lawsuit from a liberal watchdog organization arguing that Trump was violating the emoluments clause of the Constitution. Judge George Daniels of the U.S. District Court for the District of New York dismissed the case on “lack of standing,” agreeing with Trump's ...
WASHINGTON – Two Canadian brothers have been indicted by a federal grand jury in the District of Columbia on charges alleging they operated an Internet-based unlicensed money ... The indictment was returned earlier this month and unsealed today in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.
“Because this was a case decided under the state constitution by the state supreme court, the usual path for review of this case by the US Supreme Court is limited,” wrote Richard L. Hasen, an elections law expert at the University of California, Irvine. Earlier Monday in a separate case, a three-judge panel ...
... campaign aide Sam Nunberg arrived at District Court in Washington, DC, Friday morning, where he is expected to deliver federal grand jury testimony ... The US intelligence community determined in January 2017 that Russian intelligence provided the hacked emails to WikiLeaks, which Assange denies.
Gupta took the case to the D.C. Circuit after being twice rebuffed in Washington federal district court by Judge Timothy Kelly, a Trump appointee who took the bench in September. The case is rooted in a string of events that played out in November following the resignation of Richard Cordray, the CFPB's ...
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sens. Susan Collins, R-Maine and Angus King, I-Maine announced that Maine Superior Court Justice Lance Walker, a native of Piscataquis County, has been nominated by President Donald Trump to the U.S. District Court for the District of Maine. “During his nearly two ...
In Virginia, immigrant rights advocates sued five federal agents in August, seeking unspecified damages over the practice of collateral arrests. The suit, filed in the U.S. District Court in Alexandria, alleges agents violated the constitutional rights of two men by detaining them without reasonable suspicion. The agents came ...
Even if the U.S. district court upholds the Justice Department's decision to block the deal, Time Warner could sue again, bringing the case all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court. That decision could be more than a year away, causing the media landscape to remain frozen for years. "For the longest time, we ...
Azar), filed on January 24 in federal district court in Washington D.C. makes abundantly clear, both the work experiment solicitation and the approval of ... and who—owing to the concentrated nature of poverty in the U.S.—tend to live in communities with higher unemployment and reduced job prospects.
Second Circuit holds that injuries to property within the United States satisfy civil RICO's domestic injury requirement, but defendant transferring foreign ... The mere use of the US financial system to "to conceal or effectuate" a tort does not, on its own, turn an otherwise foreign injury into a domestic injury.
A federal judge has ordered the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to reconsider its 2015 decision to deny Endangered Species Act protections for ... A judge in U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C. this week sided with the Buffalo Field Campaign, Western Watersheds Project and Friends of Animals in a 2016 ...
Green has not filed a formal appearance in the court case, which as of Thursday still listed on the public docket Wu, Mack, McAvoy and a Washington D.C.-based federal public defender who appeared with Gates at his initial court pleading. Gates had also retained former assistant U.S. attorney Michael Dry ...
Tribal nations and environmental groups, who filed separate lawsuits in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia against President Donald ... is a matter of national significance and thus the lawsuits challenging the president's actions were properly filed in federal district court in Washington, D.C.,” ...
2016); United States ex rel. Johnson v. Golden Gate Nat'l Senior Care, L.L.C., 223 F. Supp. 3d 882, 891 (D. Minn. 2016). See also United States ex rel. Donegan v. Anesthesia Assocs. of Kansas City, PC, 833 F.3d 874, 879 (8th Cir. 2016). The full circuit and district court breakdown of citations is as follows:.
The Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR), the federal agency responsible for unaccompanied immigrant minors, has implemented a blanket policy ... Hargan, we have asked the district court in Washington D.C., to issue an order preventing the Trump administration from enforcing its “no abortion” policy ...
A federal appeals court has thrown out a $22.4 million jury verdict against the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office in the 2013 shooting that left Dontrell ... Sgt. Lin then saved Mr. Stephens life due to the fact that he had extensive medical training as a result of serving his country as a member of the U.S. Army ...
CONCORD — A federal judge agreed Tuesday to move back to a state court New Hampshire's lawsuit charging prescription pain pill maker Purdue Pharma with ... removed the case to the federal court, maintaining the Class Action Fairness Act gave proper jurisdiction of this matter to the U.S. District Court.
The suit was filed in the U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C. The medical records vendor took aim at the regulatory changes to HIPAA implemented in 2013 and 2016. These changes broadened the type of patient information that must be transmitted, but limited fees that could be charged for the process.
WASHINGTON — The momentous decision by U.S. District Court Judge Kurt Engelhardt to throw out the convictions of five New Orleans Police Department officers in the post-Katrina ... Another federal prosecutor based in Washington, D.C., also commented anonymously on some stories about the case.
A filing in U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C., asks that Dunlap be given access to all documents related to the commission's work and the decision ... He contends the Federal Advisory Committee Act requires the voter commission to provide all members with equal information as the panel goes about ...
At least four federal judges have refused to allow the ban to go into effect, including U.S. District Judge Jesus G. Bernal in California. ... Administration officials "have not shown a strong likelihood that they will succeed on the merits of their challenge to the district court's order," the judges on the D.C. appeals ...
Matthew Petersen, a nominee to be a judge at the federal district court in Washington, D.C., is a former chief counsel to a Senate committee and a Federal ... MUST WATCH: Republican @SenJohnKennedy asks one of @realDonaldTrump's US District Judge nominees basic questions of law & he can't ...
If Duncan is confirmed by the U.S. Senate, he'll join a 5th Circuit bench already known as one of the most conservative federal appellate courts in the country. At Wednesday's ... Kennedy took particular aim at Brett Talley, a Trump nominee for a federal district court judgeship in Alabama. Kennedy said ...
Flynn was charged with lying to the FBI about the nature of his conversations with then-Russian ambassador to the United States Sergey Kislyak during ... Flynn became the latest and most-senior Trump associate to face charges in Mueller's probe and arrived at the U.S. District courthouse accompanied by ...
D.C. DISTRICT JUDGE: The Senate has confirmed the nomination of Dabney Langhorne Friedrich to serve as a judge on the U.S. District Court for Washington, D.C. A supporter, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., cited Friedrich as having a commitment to the law, shown by her "wealth of ...
WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 01: U.S. President Donald Trump greets Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj of Libya upon his arrival for a meeting at the West ... A federal judge ruled in favor of a group of venture capitalists, entrepreneurs and companies that sued the federal government in September on the ...
A federal judge ruled the Trump administration can't delay an Obama-era immigration rule designed to admit foreign entrepreneurs into the U.S.; VCs and other groups sued, and on Friday the U.S. District Court for Washington, D.C., vacated the government's planned delay. John Shinal | @johnshinal.


 

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