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25 min ago | Professor Bainbridge on Wine
Many sites are talking about Wednesday's Seventh Circuit arguments in challenges to same-sex marriage bans in Indiana and Wisconsin.
4 hrs ago | JD Supra
The more time that passes between an employee's protected actions and alleged retaliation, the weaker the inference that the two incidents are linked.
7 hrs ago | Switched
The validity of an Indiana state law that bars companies from requiring workers to join a union and pay union dues was affirmed on Tuesday by a U.S. appeals court in a win for "right to work" advocates.
Today the 9th Circuit court of appeals named its panel of judges to review several marriage equality cases at 1pm PDT on Tuesday September 8th, and civil rights hit the jackpot again just like it did in the 7th Circuit last week: "Reinhardt wrote majority in Prop 8 case and SmithKline .
Indiana voters who'd hoped to decide whether to place the state's gay marriage ban in the constitution won't find the issue on the November ballot.
Last week, the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago heard arguments on marriage cases from Indiana and Wisconsin.
Whoever made that secret recording of Republican leaders and candidates sucking up to the Koch brothers at their annual luxury retreat for the 0.01 percenters 162 year-old Mills College in Oakland, CA, the first single-sex institute of higher education to admit transgender students.
The United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois denied plaintiff's renewed motion to remand, holding that defendants had demonstrated that it was plausible that CAFA's amount in controversy requirement had been exceeded and plaintiff had failed to make an irrevocable commitment to obtain less than $5,000,000 in damages.
On August 20, 2014, the Seventh Circuit struck another blow against relators' and the federal government's increasingly aggressive False Claims Act theories of liability.
Tim Murray, Certified NRA and Illinois State Police Conceal Carry instructor, and co-owner of High Caliber Training Center & Indoor Range in Urbana, stands on the firing line at the indoor range at the facility in Urbana on Tuesday Dec. 31, 2013.
A common concern for business litigants is protecting legitimately confidential matter contained in documents produced during discovery from dissemination to non-parties.
The federal appeals court in Chicago has approved the public release of more documents connected with the John Doe probe into the state's recall elections.
At Tuesday's oral argument before the Seventh Circuit, Judge Richard Posner shredded two states' defenses of their laws excluding gay couples from marriage.
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence said Wednesday he remains hopeful that the Hoosier State's ban on same-sex marriages will remain intact, despite blistering questions by the three-judge panel from the U.S. 7th Circuit Court of Appeals.
Conservative targets of a Democrat-launched John Doe investigation have described the secret probe as a witch hunt.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 09:44 pm
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