First Circuit Court of Appeals Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. No Gouging on Martha's VineyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | CSP

    MARTHA'S VINEYARD, Mass. -- The 1st Circuit upheld late last week a lower court ruling finding that gasoline prices on Martha's Vineyard have not been illegally inflated, according to a report by "The Docket," the news blog of Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly .

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  2. First Circuit Upholds Exclusion of Dual-Eligible Patients That Are...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 15 | jdsupra.com

    The U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit recently ruled in favor of HHS, overturning a $17 million district court decision, in a dispute dating back as far as the 1993 fiscal year over whether hospitals may include, for purposes of their Medicare disproportionate share hospital calculation, patient days for patients entitled to both Medicare Part A and Medicaid but not Supplemental Security Income .

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  3. State of Hawai v. Leon Makanalani FaamamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | FindLaw

    RECKTENWALD, C.J., NAKAYAMA, McKENNA, AND POLLACK, JJ., WITH CIRCUIT JUDGE CRANDALL, IN PLACE OF WILSON, J., RECUSED, DISSENTINGThomas R. Waters for petitioner James M. Anderson for respondent Leon Makanalani Faamama was charged with Theft in the First Degree. After a jury trial in the Circuit Court of the First Circuit, he was found guilty as charged.

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  4. State of Hawai v. Siriporn Nilsawit Hawaii News NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | FindLaw

    The issue we resolve in this case is the manner in which a district court's decision regarding a request for extended coverage can be appealed. We hold that where the request for extended coverage originates from a member of the media, review of a district court's decision regarding that request is limited to the procedure set forth in the Rules of the Supreme Court of the State of Hawai'i Rule 5.1 .

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  5. DOJ Stumbles at Hearing on Detaining ImmigrantsRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 10 | Courthouse News Service

    Criticizing an attorney for the government for arguing issues he never raised in briefing, the First Circuit seemed likely at a hearing Wednesday to uphold classwide bond hearings for people in immigration detention. The American Civil Liberties Union won the hearings via injunction in 2014.

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  6. Use of Judicial Notice in Likelihood of Confusion Analysis Held ImproperRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | JD Supra

    Addressing the likelihood of confusion for competing marks used in connection with financial services, the US Court of Appeals for the First Circuit largely reversed the district court's finding that the defendant's use of various marks containing the word ORIENTAL did not infringe the plaintiff's rights in its family of ORIENTAL marks. Oriental Financial Group, Inc. v.

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  7. Pat DeWine outpaces Cynthia Rice in Ohio Supreme Court raceRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2016 | Daily-Jeff.com

    First District Court of Appeals Judge Pat DeWine won a seat on the Ohio Supreme Court Tuesday, outpacing 11th District Court of Appeals Judge Cynthia Rice in their race for one of three seats on the state's high court. In the other competitive race, First District Court of Appeals Pat Fischer was slightly ahead of Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Judge John O'Donnell with nearly all of Ohio precincts reporting.

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  8. Ballot selfies meet Eric TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Eric Trump has apparently tweeted a picture of his ballot, which is a crime in New York : Screenshot of Eric Trump's tweet . Just last week, a federal judge refused to block the New York ballot disclosure ban , largely because that challenge was filed too close to the election: This action was commenced 13 days before the presidential election, even though the statute has been on the books longer than anyone has been alive.

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  9. FTC Amicus Brief Urges Appeals Court to Reverse District Courts...Read the original story

    Nov 8, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    The Federal Trade Commission filed an amicus brief with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit urging the court to reverse the district court's dismissal of the complaint in Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc . v. Momenta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. The amicus brief explains that the district court's basis for dismissing the complaint, the Noerr-Pennington doctrine, was erroneously applied.

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  10. Everything you need to know about ballot selfies, and where they're illegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    If you have gone on social media today, you've probably been inundated with posts announcing that your friends have voted. And while those "I Voted" sticker selfies or those lengthy Facebook posts can be annoying, they are not illegal.

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  11. Baltimore State's Atty. Marilyn Mosby Tweets, Deletes Ballot PhotoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | CBS Local

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  12. North Carolina judge rejects voter intimidation suit against Trump campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | Jurist

    According to the Democratic Party [party website], Trump's campaign had publicly encouraged supporters to monitor the polls for voter fraud, influence voters' decisions and conduct exit polling. Judge Catherine Eagles stated, however, that the evidence presented did not satisfy the burden of proof required to justify injunction.

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  13. FTC Amicus Brief Urges Appeals Court to Reverse District Court's...Read the original story

    Nov 8, 2016 | Federal Trade Commission

    FTC Amicus Brief Urges Appeals Court to Reverse District Court's Dismissal of Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. v. Momenta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. The Federal Trade Commission filed an amicus brief with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit urging the court to reverse the district court's dismissal of the complaint in Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc .

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  14. 'Escobar and the Implied Certification Theory: Initial Cases Raise...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | JD Supra

    On June 16, 2016, the U.S. Supreme Court in Universal Health Services, Inc. v. United States ex rel.

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  15. Porn Site Offers Tits for Votes in Clever Marketing Gimmick-Thanks, First AmendmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    CamSoda is offering voters free site credits if they snap a selfie at the polls and post it to social media. The folks behind adult-webcam site CamSoda are allegedly so worried about low voter-turnout Tuesday that they're offering free CamSoda credits to those who vote .

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  16. Federal appeals court stays order blocking 'voter intimidation' activities in OhioRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2016 | Jurist

    The Democratic Party initiated the litigation in hopes of curbing [WSJ report] any "aggressive polling-place tactics that could hinder or intimidate voters." On Friday a judge for the US District Court of the Northern District of Ohio [official website] initially granted the injunction, just two days prior to the appeals court's decision.

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  17. Federal judge declines to find GOP engaging in poll intimidationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2016 | Jurist

    The decision was spurred by an order [CNN report] late last month for the RNC to provide information in regards to "any efforts regarding poll watching or poll observation," showing any potential collusion with Donald Trump's poll monitoring campaign, aimed at intimidating minority voters - a violation of an old consent decree. Lawyers for the Democratic National Committee [party website] argued that, in regards to potential poll intimidation, Trump and the RNC are "inextricably tied together."

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  18. DeWine makes stop in countyRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2016 | Morning Journal

    Ohio Supreme Court candidate Judge Pat DeWine spoke Thursday at the Columbiana County Victory Center. U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson, R-Marietta, also spoke at the event.

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  19. Federal judge allows 'ballot selfies' in ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | Jurist

    Colorado Rev. Stat. 1-13-712 [text] prohibits a voter from "show[ing] his ballot after it is prepared for voting to any person in such a way as to reveal its contents."

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  20. After a Century of Waiting, We're Finally Getting a Treatise on Judicial PrecedentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | FindLaw

    Here's something a bit unprecedented: 12 distinguished appellate judges have come together with Bryan Garner to release a "hornbook-style" treatise on the doctrine of judicial precedent . And it's the first such publication in over a century.

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