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8 min ago | Wisconsin Gazette
A U.S. appeals court has ordered immigration officials to review their decision not to grant asylum to a gay man who said he was attacked for his sexual orientation in 2002 and 2003 in his native Russia and feared he would be persecuted if forced to return there.
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3 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service
The 9th Circuit will launch live Internet video streaming of en banc proceedings Monday in San Francisco, a move believed to be the first of its kind for a federal appeals court.
A federal appeals court has rejected efforts to operate a private ferry on Lake Chelan to compete with a monopoly on service to the remote town of Stehekin.
Orange County's former sheriff has lost an appeal to have his federal prison sentence reduced for a 2009 witness tampering conviction.
The justices heard the case of a Minnesota rabbi who was stripped of his top-level "platinum elite" status in Northwest's WorldPerks program because the airline said he complained too much.
Under clearly established law, Reinhardt maintains, the police officer should have known that his entry was unconstitutional.
"Court of Appeals to Open En Banc Proceedings to Internet Viewing": The Public Information Office of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued this news release today.
A filing Monday in U.S. District Court in San Francisco says Bonds paid the money Oct. 2. Bonds was fined $4,000, which goes to a crime victims fund, and given a $100 special assessment.
This image, provided by the Obama For America campaign, shows a still frame made from a video ad entitled "Only Choice."
Since then, there have been at numerous lawsuits claiming the right to use the name.
A federal appeals court that meets in San Francisco and other Western cities will soon stream some of its hearings live over the Internet, the court announced on Monday.
A federal appeals court panel has ruled that an Oregon man who didn't have the chance to confront the witness whose testimony was used against him should get a hearing on the issue.
A federal appeals court earlier this week upheld the right of the U.S. Postal Service to deliver mail to a single central point, such as a desk clerk, instead of individual mailboxes in single-room-occupancy hotels in San Francisco.
A federal appeals court is set to take up a lawsuit over a former San Francisco sheriff's decision to remove male deputies from female housing units at the county's jail.