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  1. Court Pulls Curtain on NLRB RulingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | JD Supra

    The Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals overturned the NLRB's finding that stagehands in the Atlanta area were employees rather than independent contractors. The Court found that the NLRB repeatedly misapplied the law and disregarded undisputed facts that rendered the stage hands independent contractors.

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  2. David W. Quinto Honored for Excellence in IP LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | 24-7 Press Release

    David W. Quinto, Esq., Founding Partner of Kupferstein Manuel & Quinto LLP, was recently named a VIP member of Worldwide Branding. This special distinction honors individuals who have shown exceptional commitment to achieving personal and professional success.

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  3. DiscussRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Catoosa County News

    In this undated image made from video and released by the Georgia Department of Corrections, shows white chunks that had formed in the lethal injection drug the state intended to use for the execution of Kelly Gissendaner, which was scheduled for March 2, 2015.

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  4. PBSO deputy not immune from shooting lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | WPTV Local News

    PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. - A Palm Beach County sheriff's deputy who shot and killed a 26-year old father while the man was lying on the ground will not be protected from a civil battle over the shooting.

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  5. US Supreme Court lets Georgia execution go forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Cybercast News Service

    The U.S. Supreme Court turned down last-minute appeals from lawyers for Georgia's oldest death row inmate Tuesday night, allowing the execution of the 72-year-old man to go forward. Brandon Astor Jones was originally scheduled to receive an injection of the barbiturate pentobarbital at 7 p.m. at the state prison in Jackson.

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  6. 11th Circuit Says Assignee Cannot File Bankruptcy for CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | jdsupra.com

    An "Assignment for the Benefit of Creditors" is an alternative to bankruptcy available under California law - as well as the laws of other states. An ABC is often a more cost-efficient alternative to filing a bankruptcy case, and ABCs are often employed by secured lenders when speed and flexibility are required in a sale of the assets of the entity and the tools available in a bankruptcy proceeding are unnecessary.

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  7. JONES v. STATERead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | FindLaw

    In State v. Jones, 1 the Supreme Court of Georgia reversed this court's decision in Jones v.

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  8. Georgia convicts extradited to Edgefield County to stand trial for 2002 murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Star

    The trial for two Georgia men facing murder charges in the death of 63-year-old Evans resident Jack Murray has been moved to Edgefield County. Shannon Patton, 31, and Daniel Newton, 29, were moved to the Edgefield County jail on Jan. 27 to face murder charges, according to 11th Circuit Assistant Solicitor Ervin Maye.

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  9. Can Florida restrict doctorsa speech to patients about guns?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Washington Post

    Yesterday, the 11th Circuit agreed to rehear the case challenging Florida's "Docs vs. Glocks" law, which restricts doctors' speech to patients about guns. A three-judge panel of the court upheld the law, by a 2-1 vote - see this post for more details about that - but now the full 11-member court will consider the question.

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  10. Stage set for major appeal in Floridaa s a Docs vs. Glocksa caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Miami Herald

    A full federal appeals court ruled it will review a law that restricts doctors from discussing gun ownership with patients The 9mm Glock, held here by a federal agent after a gun seizure, is a popular handgun. A politically contentious legal fight, dubbed Docs vs. Glocks, over a Florida law that restricts doctors from discussing gun ownership with patients will be taken up by an entire federal appeals court after it threw out a prior decision upholding the statute as constitutional.

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  11. Florida Supreme Court stays execution amid constitutional concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Jurist

    The stay [case docket] comes after the US Supreme Court [official website] determined in Hurst v. Florida [opinion, PDF] that the death penalty was being improperly administered in the state and that the state's capital sentencing statute was unconstitutional [JURIST report].

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  12. 'Docs v. Glocks' Case Gets En Banc Review at 11th CircuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Law.com

    The full federal appeals court in Atlanta has vacated a ruling that upheld a Florida law barring doctors from asking patients whether they own firearms. Adopted in 2011, the Florida law forbids health care providers from asking about gun ownership by a patient's family-or entering such information into a patient's medical record-unless the health care provider believes that the information is "relevant to the patient's medical care or safety, or the safety of others."

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  13. Full 11th Circuit appeals court to consider gun speech lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A federal appeals court has agreed to reconsider previous rulings that upheld a Florida law restricting what doctors can ask patients about guns. Full 11th Circuit appeals court to consider gun speech law A federal appeals court has agreed to reconsider previous rulings that upheld a Florida law restricting what doctors can ask patients about guns.

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  14. Lawyers: Death row inmate sentence excessive in murder caseRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Cybercast News Service

    Lawyers for a Georgia death row inmate set to die this week asked the state's highest court on Monday to throw out his sentence, arguing that it's disproportionate to his crime. Brandon Astor Jones was convicted in the 1979 killing of a convenience store manager and is scheduled to be put to death Tuesday.

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  15. Drug pay-for-delay deals declared fair game for FTC lawsuitsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | American Medical Association

    The U.S. Supreme Court decision could mean faster introduction of lower-cost generic medications to the market, but dissenters say it might have the opposite effect. The nation's high court ruled that the Federal Trade Commission must be allowed to continue an antitrust lawsuit against a brand-name drugmaker that paid a generic manufacturer to settle a patent dispute over a medication, but the justices stopped short of declaring that such so-called pay-for-delay deals are inherently unlawful.

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  16. Brandon Astor Jones, 72, Oldest on Georgia Death Row, ExecutedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | News Max

    Brandon Astor Jones, the oldest man on Georgia's death row at 72 years old, was executed by lethal injection on Wednesday. The Atlanta Journal Constitution reported that Jones was convicted of murdering a convenience store manager during a 1979 robbery in the Atlanta suburbs.

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  17. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor to visit campusRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2013 | The Daily Illini

    The College of Law will hold "A Conversation with U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor," on March 7, according to the school's website. At the event, Sotomayor will "discuss a wide range of topics" with Robin Kar, University Law professor.

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  18. Georgia executes its oldest death row inmate, age 72Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Texarkana Gazette

    Georgia executed a 72-year-old man, the state's oldest death row inmate, early Wednesday for the killing of a convenience store manager during a robbery decades ago. Brandon Astor Jones was pronounced dead at 12:46 a.m. Wednesday after an injection of barbiturate pentobarbital.

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  19. 72-year-old killer executedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Castanet.net

    Georgia executed a 72-year-old man, its oldest death row inmate, early Wednesday for the killing of a convenience store manager during a robbery decades ago. Brandon Astor Jones was pronounced dead at 12:46 a.m. Wednesday after an injection of the barbiturate pentobarbital at the state prison in Jackson.

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  20. This photo obtained February 1, 2016 from the GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Jackson Sun

    The oldest death row inmate in Georgia was executed Wednesday morning for the 1979 shooting death of a convenience store manager. Oldest death row inmate in Georgia executed The oldest death row inmate in Georgia was executed Wednesday morning for the 1979 shooting death of a convenience store manager.

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