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Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell on Thursday indicated its continued desire to drill in the Arctic waters off the coast of Alaska by submitting new plans for exploratory operations to federal agencies.
Landowners cannot sue Alaska over control of the land beneath the "navigable waters" of rivers and streams, the 9th Circuit ruled Thursday, affirming the case's dismissal.
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Cops who allegedly saw a man standing on his porch with a firearm had no cause to surround the Los Angeles home and order him outside at gunpoint, the 9th Circuit ruled Thursday.
We can chalk up another Internet-prompted intellectual property frontier: performance rights.
A jury must decide if a man reached for his gun before five Anaheim police officers opened fire and killed him, the 9th Circuit ruled Thursday.
On August 27, the Ninth Circuit ) issued a decision in Asarco, LLC v. Union Pacific Railroad Company , No.
In County of San Mateo v. CSL, Limited , Case No. 3:10-cv-05686-JSC , the Northern District of California held that California's antitrust law, the Cartwright Act, allows the recovery of umbrella damages.
The Office of the Attorney General yesterday defended Guam's Decolonization Registry against claims that it discriminates along racial lines.
The 9th Circuit on Wednesday refused to overturn the repatriation of 9,000-year-old skeletons to the Kumeyaay Indian Tribes.
In a decision that one judge wrote "substantially unravels FedEx's business model," a panel of federal judges ruled Wednesday that FedEx Ground and FedEx Home Delivery drivers are employees of the company, rather than the "independent contractors" that FedEx characterizes them as.
"Plebiscite appeal heard: 9th Circuit judges take on political status vote." The Pacific Daily News of Guam has this report .
Deana Geiger and Janine Nelson kiss after exchanging vows in Multnomah County's first gay marriage of 2014.
FedEx misclassified more than 3,000 delivery drivers in California and Oregon as independent contractors rather than employees, the 9th Circuit ruled Wednesday.
Corrections officers violated the Constitution when they probed an inmate's anal cavity to search and remove suspected drugs without any medical assistance, a federal appeals court ruled this week.
A Federal Express truck makes its way down a freeway in San Diego, California on August 22, 2014.
Earlier, I discussed President Obama's Executive Order 13,673 , which "will allow trial lawyers to extort larger settlements from companies, and enable bureaucratic agencies to extract costly settlements over conduct that may have been perfectly legal."
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 06:36 am
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