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57 min ago | The Washington Post

Stories from people whose names became legal doctrines?

Running across an FCC decision discussing the Zapple doctrine - which the FCC said expired with the Fairness Doctrine - made me wonder about people like Nicholas Zapple.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, US News, US Supreme Court, US Politics

5 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service

Employee Rights Given a Boost by 9th Circuit

Reviving two class actions against employers that allegedly forced workers to skip meals, the 9th Circuit said Wednesday that a federal deregulation act does not override California's meal and rest break laws.

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Related Topix: California, California Government

9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Fun KnowMore map of whata s across the ocean if youa re on the beach

This fun map shows you what's across the ocean if you're on the beach . For instance, if you're on the west coast of the U.S., you're across the ocean from either Japan or Russia, depending on whether you're north or south of Tillamook Bay, Oregon .

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Related Topix: World News, Algeria, University of Houston, US News

13 hrs ago | Advanced-television.com

Fox continues Hopper attack

Fox Broadcasting continued its attack on Dish Network's Hopper and Slingmedia technology in the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, in California.

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Related Topix: US News

17 hrs ago | Free Republic

How Massachusetts H.4121 Would Abolish The Second Amendment

This legislation is pretty scary. In Massachusetts you have to have either a License To Carry or a Firearms Identification Card to own a firearm.

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Related Topix: Guns, US News

21 hrs ago | JD Supra

Supreme Court Denies Review Of The California LCFS

On June 30, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court announced that it would not review the constitutionality of the California Low Carbon Fuel Standard .

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Related Topix: US Supreme Court, US News

Tue Jul 08, 2014

JD Supra

Evidence - Expert Witness Testimony - Grounds for Exclusion

City of Pomona v. SQM North America Corporation Court Of Appeals, Ninth Circuit Nos.

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Related Topix: Pomona, CA, US News, US Supreme Court, University of Illinois Chicago

Verde Independent

Court blocks state plan to deny driver's licenses to some immigrants

Gov. Jan Brewer, shown in a 2012 file photo, blasted the court decision blocking Arizona's driver's license policy as an 'outrageous' and 'misguided' defense of a 'lawless directive' by the Obama administration.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Jan Brewer, Arizona Government, Arizona, US News

Workplace Prof Blog

9th Circuit Prison Guard BFOQ Decision Issued

In an interesting decision out of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, the appellate court recently ruled that a city and county's policy of prohibiting male guards from overseeing female inmates in the jail system could run afoul of Title VII.

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Related Topix: US News

The Washington Post

Page limits and footnotes

RAP [Rule of Appellate Procedure] 10.4 limits a respondent's brief to no more than 50 pages.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, US Politics

EDGE

No Trial Planned in Arizona Same-Sex Marriage Case

Lawyers for Arizona and a group of gay and lesbian couples who sued over the state's ban on same-sex marriage want a judge to decide the case without a trial.

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Seattle Times

2008 law’s surprise result: wave of child immigrants

Immigrant families and children's advocates rally Monday in Los Angeles in response to a statement by Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson that no one, not even children fleeing violent countries, can illegally enter the U.S. without eventually facing deportation proceedings.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, George Bush, W.

WAVE-TV Louisville

Brewer's immigrant driver's license policy blocked

Advocates seeking more lenient marijuana laws have no intention of stopping with Colorado and Washington.

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Related Topix: Marijuana, Washington DC, US News

Mon Jul 07, 2014

TV Technology

Fox v. Dish Hopper: Court Skeptical of 'Irreparable Damages'

An attorney for Fox implored a trio of federal judges to kibosh Dish's hopper, which can be set to automatically record and skip commercials in primetime broadcast TV programming.

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Related Topix: US News, Second Circuit Court of Appeals

Silicon Valley DeBug

Sleepless in Palo Alto - Challenging the Criminalization of Being Homeless

On June 19, 2014, the Ninth Circuit released an opinion in Desertrain v. City of Los Angeles, striking down the City's vehicle dwelling law as unconstitutionally vague.

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USA Today

Court overrules ban on some migrant driver's licenses

An appeals court Monday blocked the Arizona governor's executive order denying driver's licenses to undocumented immigrants who have work permits through the president's deferred-action program.

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Related Topix: Arizona, Arizona Government, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Governors, Jan Brewer, Immigration Reform, ACLU

ThinkProgress

Appeals Court Blocks Arizona Driver's License Ban For DREAMers

An appeals court has blocked Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer's move to prevent some undocumented immigrants in her state from obtaining driver's licenses.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Jan Brewer, US News, Illegal Immigration, Sarah Palin, Liberal Political News

KBCI CBS 2

Gay veteran Madelynn Taylor sues to be buried with late wife

A U.S. Navy veteran is suing after the Idaho State Veterans Cemetery refused to allow her to be buried with the ashes of her late wife.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, US News

ABC15.com

Court halts denial of licenses for AZ immigrants

An appeals court blocked Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer's policy of denying driver's licenses to young immigrants who have gotten work permits and avoided deportation under an Obama administration policy.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Jan Brewer, US News

Brandon Sun

US court blocks Arizona's policy that denies driver's licenses to young immigrants

An appeals court blocked Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer's policy of denying driver's licenses to young immigrants who have gotten work permits and avoided deportation under an Obama administration policy.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Governors, Jan Brewer, US News

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