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  1. Do doctors have a First Amendment right to ask about guns?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Palm Beach Post

    On Tuesday, the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals reversed an injunction against Florida's notorious "Docs vs. Glocks" law, a k a the Firearm Owners' Privacy Act. The case could easily wind up before the U.S. Supreme Court.

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  2. Appeals Court Gives Gun Industry Reason to CelebrateRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    It's a red-letter day for the pro-gun community and boy, are they celebrating the news out of the 11th Circuit. From the NRA to the red-meat blogs , let the word go out: Gun owners don't need to worry any more about those 'nosy' doctors taking away their guns.

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  3. When Your Records Are Not YoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Reason Magazine

    In May a federal appeals court said police do not need a warrant to look at cellphone records that reveal everywhere you've been. Two days later, another appeals court said the National Security Agency broke the law by indiscriminately collecting telephone records that show whom you call, when you call them, and how long you talk.

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  4. Warrantless mobile phone location tracking heads to Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Ars Technica

    The US Supreme Court is being asked to resolve once and for all whether the authorities need a court warrant under the Fourth Amendment to obtain a suspect's cell-site location data records. The case the justices were asked to review Friday concerns a Florida man who got a life term for several robberies in a 2012 case built with his mobile phone's location data the police obtained without a warrant.

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  5. Supreme Court Asked to End Warrantless Phone TrackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | US News & World Report

    The American Civil Liberties Union and a convicted robber's defense attorney are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to consider requiring police to obtain a warrant before acquiring cellphone location data. Application of the Fourth Amendment must evolve as new technologies become potential tracking devices, attorneys arguing for the mandate said in a Thursday appeal to the high court.

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  6. Federal Court Says Pro-Gun Law Trumps The First AmendmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | ThinkProgress

    A divided federal appeals court held on Tuesday that Florida lawmakers could censor what doctors say to their patients, handing a victory to gun groups in the process . This is the second time the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit upheld the law, often referred to as the "physician gag rule," which punishes many doctors who speak to their patients about guns .

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  7. Valdosta State Case Puts College Officials On Notice: You Can't Violate The First AmendmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Forbes.com

    I am a law school graduate who went into teaching rather than legal practice and then began to see how badly government has mangled education at all levels. Since 1999, I have worked at the John W. Pope Center for Higher Education Policy, a think tank that takes a critical view of higher education.

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  8. Editorial: Don't silence doctors on gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | St. Petersburg Times

    Florida is awash in guns, a proliferation buoyed by state laws that put gun rights above nearly everything else. A decision this week by a federal appeals court provides fresh evidence of the state's misguided priorities.

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  9. Teachers Union Wants Re-Hearing In Evaluation CaseRead the original story w/Photo

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  10. Court upholds restriction on doctor-patient speech about gunsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Washington Post

    Yesterday, the 11th Circuit handed down a substantially revised opinion in Wollschlaeger v. Governor , the Florida "Docs vs. Glocks" case.

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  11. Eleventh Circuit Holds Rule 23 Trumps State Law Precluding Private Class ActionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | JD Supra

    The Alabama Deceptive Trade Practices Act's restriction on private class actions does not apply in federal court. Federal Rule 23 controls.

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  12. District Court Strikes 'Shotgun Complaint' That Incorporated Allegations by Reference in Each CountRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | JD Supra

    Lanard Toys Limited filed a patent infringement action against Toys "R" US. Lanard subsequently filed a four-count Amended Complaint and Demand for Trial by Jury, both of which were filed in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey.

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  13. 11th Circuit Upholds Law Banning Gun InquiriesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Courthouse News Service

    A Florida law prohibiting doctors from asking their patients about gun ownership is not unconstitutionally vague and does not violate physicians free speech rights, a divided 11th Circuit ruled. The decision, announced July 28, marks the second time the appeals court has upheld the law, which was challenged by more than a dozen doctors and twice as many medical associations.

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  14. Docs vs. Glocks Doctor-Patient Gun Law Upheld By Appeals Court, AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | AmmoLand

    The 2-1 decision by a panel of the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals was a victory for the National Rifle Association and other gun-rights advocates and a defeat for medical groups that argued, at least in part, that the law infringed on doctors' First Amendment rights. . After last year's decision, medical groups continued challenging the law, including asking for a rehearing before the entire Atlanta-based appeals court.

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  15. Marion Hammer, NRA Past President, on Docs vs. Glocks Harassment RulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | AmmoLand

    In 2011, at the urging of the NRA and Unified Sportsmen of Florida, the Florida Legislature passed HB-155 by Rep. Jason Brodeur & Sen. Greg Evers to stop doctors from interrogating patients about gun ownership. Simply put, physicians interrogating and lecturing parents and children about guns is not about gun safety.

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  16. Voice of the people: Mike CooperRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Commercial Dispatch

    In response to my comment in Friday the 24th edition of The Commercial Dispatch, "Raider" who chose not to use his real name, disagreed with my interpretation of the case law I cited, so please allow me to quote from paragraph eight of the Supreme Court ruling in 722 So. 2nd 136, wherein the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals held that the present issue was a "'political matter,' the remedy for which lies within the democratic process and the voting rights of all its citizens."

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  17. Court says FL can enforce 'docs vs. glocks' lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | WPTV Local News

    The measure was first adopted by the Florida Legislature four years ago, but had been caught in a lengthy court battle in which a federal judge in Miami had blocked the law from taking effect. But the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta on Tuesday issued a new ruling that lifts the injunction that had blocked enforcement of the law.

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  18. Appeals court upholds doctor-patient gun lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | News 4 Jax

    For the second time in little more than a year, a federal appeals court Tuesday upheld a controversial Florida law that restricts doctors from asking questions and recording information about patients' gun ownership. The 2-1 decision by a panel of the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals was a victory for the National Rifle Association and other gun-rights advocates and a defeat for medical groups that argued, at least in part, that the law infringed on doctors' First Amendment rights.

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  19. Federal court says state can enforce 'docs vs. glocks' lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | The Miami Herald

    The measure was first adopted by the Florida Legislature four years ago, but had been caught in a lengthy court battle in which a federal judge in Miami had blocked the law from taking effect. But the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta on Tuesday issued a new ruling that lifts the injunction that had blocked enforcement of the law.

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  20. Appeals Court Upholds "Docs vs. Glocks" LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | WCTV Tallahassee

    The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta on Tuesday issued a new ruling in the legal tussle over the 4-year-old law. A three judge panel for the second time upheld that the law is constitutional and doesn't violate First Amendment speech rights of doctors.

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