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9 hrs ago | FindLaw
Answer: When the topic of rabbis providing orally assisted circumcisions crosses your desk twice -- first as a deceased baby case , then as a Second Circuit case addressing a New York City regulation passed in the wake of the tragedy.
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13 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com
The public won a significant "right-to-know" decision last week when Texas' 2nd District Court of Appeals in Fort Worth unanimously ruled that State District Judge Jean Boyd abused her discretion by closing her juvenile courtroom twice early this year during a murder case.
17 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service
A convicted murderer was properly awarded habeas relief because he was barred from questioning a detective about the police's pursuit of other leads, the 2nd Circuit ruled Monday.
A New York City health law designed to regulate the controversial metzitzah b'peh ritual circumcision practice must pass stricter scrutiny, a federal appeals court ruled.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, affirming a district court summary judgment ruling in favor of a consortium of authors, ruled that the unauthorized digitization of copyrighted works, for the purpose of creating a full text searchable data base for print disabled users is fair use under the 107 of the Copyright Act.
Thursday's post on the SEC's whistleblower program discussed among other topics the question of whether the Dodd-Frank Act protects employee whistleblowers from retaliation by their employers where the employees only raise alleged violations of the federal securities laws internally within their companies.
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Governor Dannel P. Malloy and co-defendants/appellees in the Shew v Malloy challenge to recently-enacted Connecticut gun laws filed their brief Thursday in the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.
Holders of euro-denominated Argentine bonds plan to appeal a U.S. judge's ruling blocking the country from making payments on their debt, according to a court filing on Friday.
A federal appeals court on Friday revived an effort to block a New York City regulation that requires people who perform a Jewish circumcision ritual on infants that involves oral suction to first obtain parental consent.
Porsche Automobil Holding SE persuaded a U.S. federal appeals court to uphold the dismissal of a lawsuit by more than 30 hedge funds that accused the German automaker of fraudulently cornering the market in Volkswagen AG shares.
The speed with which Sonia Sotomayor was attacked by conservatives this week shows how high the stakes are in the upcoming confirmation hearings that will decide if she gets to sit on the U.S. Supreme Court this fall.
'Cross at Ground Zero:' History lesson or state religion? 'Cross at Ground Zero:' History lesson or state religion? Check out this story on pal-item.com: http://pinews.co/VqLL90 At a time when Americans are deeply divided over the meaning of "separation of church and state," a ruling from the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals last week provides a ... (more)
The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act's whistleblower provisions do not protect a noncitizen working for a foreign company on foreign soil, even if the company does sell its shares on the New York Stock Exchange, an appeals court ruled Thursday in a victory for Munich-based Siemens A.G. Meng-Lin Liu, a citizen and resident ... (more)
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