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5 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service

Exemption Reinstated After Bankruptcy Fraud

Reversed by the Supreme Court, the 9th Circuit admitted Wednesday that a man's bankruptcy fraud did not free his exempt assets to pay attorneys' fees for a trustee.


Related Topix: Economics News, Bankruptcy, US News

9 hrs ago |

Hillsboro Airport's proposed third runway faces battle in U.S. Ninth Circuit court

Sean D. Tucket and the Collaborators perform during the Oregon International Air Show at the Hillsboro Airport.


Related Topix: US News, Oregon, Federal Aviation Administration

11 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

Mississippi Enacts Blatantly Unconstitutional Abortion Ban

On Wednesday afternoon, Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant signed a measure to criminalize abortion after 20 weeks of pregnancy - even though the only abortion clinic in the state doesn't perform the procedure after 16 weeks .


Related Topix: Abortion, US News, Liberal Political News

13 hrs ago | Chapel Hill News

a Hold These Truthsa confronts Japanese-American internment

Inspired by a true story, "Hold These Truths" takes place in Seattle during World War II, where University of Washington student Gordon Hirabayashi fights U.S. government orders to forcibly incarcerate people of Japanese ancestry on the West Coast.


Related Topix: Asian-American, Japanese-American, Prison, University of Washington, US News, US Supreme Court

15 hrs ago | WBNS

Ex-Ohio cop freed in killing can stay free for now

A former Ohio police captain released after nearly 15 years in prison for his ex-wife's killing can remain free as the state's highest court considers taking his case.


Related Topix: Ohio, US News

15 hrs ago | WKYC-TV Cleveland

Doug Prade remains free as court weighs case

Doug Prade will remain out of prison until the Ohio Supreme Court decides whether or not to hear his case.


Related Topix: US News

19 hrs ago | Pacific Daily News

Legislature visits District Court of Guam

The District Court of Guam launched its celebration of Law Week 2014 a bit early by hosting the members of the 32nd Guam Legislature at the U.S. Courthouse on Monday.


Related Topix: US News

Yesterday | Christian Science Monitor

Why New Jersey atheists don't want Pledge of Allegiance in school

A family is suing a New Jersey school district, contending that the phrase "under God" in the Pledge of Allegiance discriminates against atheist children.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Family, Kids, US News

Tue Apr 22, 2014

PlayMakers Rep Presents the Regional Premiere of Hold These Truths, Now thru 4/27

PlayMakers Repertory Company will present the regional premiere of "Hold These Truths," written by Jeanne Sakata , today, April 23-27.


Related Topix: Prison, University of Washington, US News, US Supreme Court, New York

LA Daily News

San Fernando Valley-based Iranian brothers turn to international tribunals over U.S. detentions

Four Iranian brothers who live in the San Fernando Valley are asking two international tribunals to rule that they were unlawfully held on alleged immigration violations for more than 40 months shortly after Sept.


Related Topix: US News

Fox News

Before Bundy: Rancher, ex-chief wages his own range war with feds

In 2002, the federal government seized Raymond Yowell's 132 cattle and later sold them at auction before the U.S. Bureau of Labor Management sent him a bill for $180,000 in back grazing fees and penalties.


Related Topix: US News

World Magazine

Vital Signs: Fissures in the pro-life front

Disaffiliated. Board members of the National Right to Life Committee voted March 29 to change its Georgia affiliate after the Georgia Right to Life refused to support abortion laws that made exceptions for rape and incest.


Related Topix: Abortion, US News, Food and Drug Administration, US Politics, Representative Mary Fallin, Republican, US House of Representatives

Courthouse News Service

Delusions Tolled Statute of Limitations for Appeal

A mentally ill inmate whose severe delusions led him to believe he was working with the FBI from prison to bust a drug cartel deserves extra time to appeal, the 9th Circuit ruled.


Related Topix: US News

The Wave

Book closes on sale of landmark school site

In 1946, five Mexican American families sued the Westminster, Garden Grove, Santa Ana and El Modena school districts for the practice of segregating white students and Latino students.


Related Topix: Santa Ana, CA, Education Etc., US News


What it takes to be district attorney

In June, Humboldt County voters will make a critically important decision -- who will serve as their district attorney.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Humboldt County, CA, Death Penalty, Prison, US News, Opinion

The Miami Herald

Court won't hear Arizona appeal over harboring ban

Myles Chefetz does a tasting in the kitchen at Prime Fish with chef Todd Zimmer, April 14, 2014.


Related Topix: Restaurant Management, Immigration Reform, US News

Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Washington Post

Court to determine what constitutes pomegranate juice

It is not a good sign for a lawyer at the Supreme Court who is arguing that her client's product is not misleading when one of the justices says he was misled.


Related Topix: US News, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Beverages, CocaCola, Life, Fruits, Food, Food and Drug Administration

Chico Enterprise-Record

Court ruling may change water contracts approved a decade ago

San Francisco >> The Natural Resources Defense Council won a victory in court last week that may send water users along the Sacramento River back to the negotiating table for contracts approved a decade ago.


Related Topix: Natural Resources Defense Council, Charitable Organizations, US News, Environmental Law, Law, Redding, CA, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought


Gay Widower Asks for Marriage-Based Green Card

Anthony Sullivan with his 1975 marriage license and subsequent letter of denial for a green card from Immigration and Naturalization Services.


Related Topix: Wedding, Gay/Lesbian, Immigration Reform, US News

The Huffington Post

Supreme Court Won't Hear Arizona Appeal Over Immigration Law's Harboring Ban

The Supreme Court won't hear an appeal from the state of Arizona over a ruling that blocked enforcement of part of Arizona's 2010 immigration law.


Related Topix: US News, Immigration Reform, Antonin Scalia, US Supreme Court