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  1. This Case Is About More Than Contraception:' Women's Group Files Brief in Support of NunsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Independent Women's Forum

    The Little Sisters of the Poor, an order of Catholic nuns who care for the elderly poor, have petitioned the Supreme Court to overturn a 10th Circuit Court of Appeals ruling that they must comply with the Obamacare contraception mandate by authorizing a third party to provide contraception and abortifacient drugs to their employees. University of Missouri law professor Erin M. Hawley, the author of the brief, argues that the case is not about contraception, but "the principles of liberty that animate our Constitution."

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  2. Catholic Charity Could Close Over Healthcare RulingRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | News Max

    The leader of the Catholic Archdiocese of Washington D.C., refused on Wednesday morning to rule out closing one of the most venerable of Roman Catholic charities over a government mandate forcing it to provide employee healthcare coverage that includes abortion-inducing medication. "It will depend on what the Supreme Court rules," Cardinal Donald Wuerl, told me, referring to the case before the high court in which the Little Sisters of the Poor charity is challenging the mandate of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

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  3. Rule 11 Sanctions Are Rare and Reserved for the Most Egregious of...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Rule 11 Sanctions Are Rare and Reserved for the Most Egregious of Violations - Predator Int'l, Inc. v. Gamo Outdoor USA, Inc. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit reversed an order sanctioning an attorney under Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 11, holding that the district court abused its discretion in finding the attorney's tactical moves were unwarranted.

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  4. The Tenth Circuit rejects excess insurers' implied duty to...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Interpreting Oklahoma law, the US Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit recently held that the duty of good faith and fair dealing does not require that an excess insurer, unlike a primary insurer, affirmatively investigate the claims against the insured and initiate settlement negotiations if the insured's liability is clear and a judgment in excess of its policy limits is likely. SRM, Inc. v.

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  5. Third Circuit Rules Failure to Disclose Deadline to File Suit in...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | JD Supra

    The Third Circuit ruled on August 26, 2015, that if a claim administrator fails to disclose in its final denial letter any plan-imposed deadline to challenge the denial in court, then that deadline will be set aside in favor of the most analogous state-law statute of limitations. In Mirza v.

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  6. Sister Wives star cites gay marriage ruling in polygamy defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | World Magazine

    The polygamous family starring in the hit TLC reality show Sister Wives believes the recent U.S. Supreme Court decision legalizing same-sex marriage gives them grounds to live their lifestyle unpunished, according to an appeal filed last week. Kody Brown and his four wives-Meri Brown, Janelle Brown, Christine Brown, and Robyn Sullivan-filed documents with the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Wednesday arguing the state has no right to interfere with consensual adult relationships.

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  7. Federal appeals court allows religious statue to remain on national forest landRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Jurist

    The Freedom From Religion Foundation [advocacy website] filed the suit claiming that the statue, located atop Whitefish Mountain in Montana, violated the First Amendment's Establishment Clause [text; JURIST news archive ]. The appeals court rejected this argument finding that the Forest Service's decision to renew the statute "reflected a secular purpose" and that it "did not constitute an endorsement of religion."

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  8. Cato Institute Supports Sister Wives Family's Challenge to Utah Polygamy LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    The Cato Institute is rallying behind a challenge to Utah's anti-bigamy law from the family that stars in TLC reality series Sister Wives . In an amicus brief filed with the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, the think tank agreed with the polygamous Brown family that prohibiting people not just from legal recognition of plural marriage but from identifying so socially and religiously is an unconstitutional violation of free speech.

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  9. Appeals court upholds Colorado poaching convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Summit County Voice

    A convicted northern Colorado poacher will remain in prison after the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals last week affirming the 41-month prison sentence and fines the former outfitter received in early 2013 for illegally baiting deer and elk with salt. Dennis Eugene Rodebaugh, 73, of Meeker, Colorado, had appealed his conviction based on a series of legal technicalities, claiming that his confession was involuntary.

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  10. Competitors Push Back With False Advertising LawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | JD Supra

    ... outside of those conventionally complex, technical (and expensive) legal frameworks. As the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals recently recognized in affirming judgment in favor of the competitor, false advertising causes of action are providing a ...

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  11. Contact lens makers take fight over price law to courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this May 13, 2015, file photo, a contact lens is displayed in front of a 1-800-Contacts shipping box in Salt Lake City. A legal battle over a hotly contested Utah law banning minimum prices for contact lenses is set to come before a federal appeals court on Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015.

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  12. a Sister Wivesa cite gay marriage ruling in polygamy caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | KRQE Albuquerque

    A polygamous family says the landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage shows that laws restricting consensual adult relationships are outdated, even if certain unions are unpopular. Kody Brown and his four wives argue in court documents that their reality TV show "Sister Wives" shows polygamous marriages can be as healthy as monogamous ones.

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  13. Poacher's appeal denied by 10th Circuit Court of AppealsRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    Convicted poacher and former outfitter Dennis Eugene Rodebaugh, 73, of Meeker, had his appeal to the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals rejected earlier this week. This means Rodebaugh's 41-month prison sentence and fines from the 2013 conviction for illegally baiting deer and elk with salt will stand.

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  14. 'Sister Wives' clan uses same-sex marriage ruling in polygamy caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Gazette

    The stars of the reality television show "Sister Wives" used the U.S. Supreme Court's recent same-sex marriage ruling to support their case against Utah's polygamy ban, court records show. The filing with the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals by Kody Brown and the four women he considers his wives - Meri Brown, Janelle Brown, Christine Brown and Robyn Sullivan - came in response the Utah Attorney General's appeal of a lower court's ruling in their favor.

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  15. The a Sister Wivesa case, criminal punishment of polygamy and the free speech clauseRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | The Washington Post

    Kody Brown, center, poses with his wives, from left, Janelle, Christine, Meri and Robyn in a promotional photo for TLC's reality TV show, "Sister Wives." I just filed a friend-of-the-court brief on behalf of the Cato Institute in the Sister Wives case - Brown v.

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  16. a Sister Wivesa clan uses same-sex marriage ruling in polygamy caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Religion News Service

    The stars of the reality television show "Sister Wives" used the U.S. Supreme Court's recent same-sex marriage ruling to support their case against Utah's polygamy ban, court records show. The filing with the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals by Kody Brown and the four women he considers his wives - Meri Brown, Janelle Brown, Christine Brown and Robyn Sullivan - came in response the Utah Attorney General's appeal of a lower court's ruling in their favor.

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  17. Contact Lens Makers Take Utah Law to 10th CircuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Courthouse News Service

    The nation's top manufacturers of contact lenses struggled Thursday to show the 10th Circuit that a Utah law unconstitutionally favors 1-800 Contacts. Alcon Laboratories, Johnson & Johnson and Bausch & Lomb brought the challenge in separate federal complaints this past April, about a month after the Utah Legislature amended its laws to bar out-of-state manufacturers of contact lenses from setting minimum prices.

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  18. Who Said That?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Florida Trend

    " You can sell to a consumer in Florida, and you can utterly disregard what the manufacturer says the price should be." Contact lens makers struggled Thursday to defend their pricing policies in a federal appeals case that could have wide-ranging effects on the $4 billion industry.

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  19. Legal Briefing: Suspicion Decision in Abercrombie CaseRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Workforce

    Samantha Elauf, a practicing Muslim, applied for work at retailer Abercrombie & Fitch. Abercrombie interviewed Elauf for a position, and determined that she was qualified to work for Abercrombie.

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  20. Court rejects appeal for outfitter in Meeker who led illegal huntsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    A Meeker man convicted in 2013 for conducting several illegal hunts over numerous years lost his appeal before a federal court earlier this week. Dennis Eugene Rodenbaugh, 73, was convicted after a six-year investigation by Colorado Parks and Wildlife and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for six felony violations of the federal Lacey Act, which prohibits the transportation of illegally taken wildlife across state lines.

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