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  1. Rinaldo Del Gallo: The right call for free speechRead the original story

    Friday Jul 4 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... allow signature gathering for public office at the post office (which made it to the Federal First Circuit Court of Appeals (Del Gallo v. Parent). I also fought for the right of local journalist and blogger Dan Valenti when the local Pittsfield ...

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  2. Walton teacher punished for incident involving studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    A Walton Middle School teacher will face a three-day suspension during the 2014-15 school year because of actions taken during the previous one.

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  3. Supreme Court Decides Riley v. California and United States v. WurieRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | JD Supra

    On June 25, 2014, the Supreme Court of the United States decided Riley v. California , No.

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  4. Could Portland repeal its abortion clinic buffer zone in aftermath of Supreme Court ruling?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Bangor Daily News

    ... quite similar to the Massachusetts law, which had previously been upheld by the U.S. First Circuit Court of Appeals and seemed for a long time to be a legally defensible model for such no-protest zones. Now, the state of Massachusetts is going back ...

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  5. For School Kids in California, A Fight is Just a Fight-Not a CrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    Great news out of California: An appeals court there just ruled that when two students get into a fight on school grounds, it isn't a crime for the courts to rule on- Bob Egelko in the SFGate has more on the specific details of the determination, which was reached by the First District Court of Appeals: The case comes from Ukiah, where 15-year-old ... (more)

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  6. Release: U.S. Court Of Appeals Rules Public Pension Reforms Enacted Under LePage ConstitutionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | The Maine Heritage Policy Center

    The U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit ruled on Friday, June 27, that public pension reform enacted under Governor Paul R. LePage in 2011 does not violate the Contract Clause of the U.S. Constitution.

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  7. Grand Jury Transcripts in Kidnap-Murder of Sierra LaMar Ordered Released by JudgeRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | Patch.com

    A judge in Santa Clara County Superior Court today ordered the release of thousands of pages of transcripts from proceedings by a county grand jury that indicted a man in the 2012 murder-kidnapping of Morgan Hill teen Sierra LaMar. Judge Griffin Bonini ruled that the transcripts of the secret grand jury that charged Antolin Garcia-Torres of ... (more)

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  8. First Amendment in Mass.: Aggressive Panhandling and Buffer ZonesRead the original story

    Monday Jun 30 | FindLaw

    This week we examine a duo of First Amendment cases. The first garnered national media attention last week as the Supreme Court struck down a Massachusetts "buffer zone" law .

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  9. Equity Begets Flexibility: Valuing a Secured Creditor's Claim...Read the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | JD Supra

    The First Circuit Court of Appeals in In re SW Boston Hotel Venture, LLC , 2014 U.S. App.

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  10. On Scene with Bill Wilson: Stewart Appointed Justice of 1st District Court of Appeals.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 28 | SF Sentinel

    Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced the appointment of Associate Justice James M. Humes as presiding justice, Division One and Therese M. Stewart to Division Two of the First District Court of Appeal.

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  11. Should PETA Free The Truck Stop Tiger?By Melissa LeonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 28 | The Daily Beast

    Animal-rights activists say Tony, the last big cat at Louisiana's Tiger Truck Stop, should spend his remaining days in a sanctuary.

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  12. Supreme Court Decides McCullen v. CoakleyRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | JD Supra

    In response to disorder outside a Boston clinic where abortions are performed, Massachusetts enacted a statute making it illegal to "knowingly enter or remain on a public way or sidewalk adjacent to a reproductive health care facility within a radius of 35 feet of any portion of an entrance, exit or driveway of [the] facility" .

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  13. First Circuit Rejects Equitable Tolling In Class Action Arising Out Of Plant ClosingRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | JD Supra

    A luggage plant in France closes in 2007, so a class action suit for French post-termination benefits is brought against a former investor in Massachusetts in late 2011? Former Justice Souter joins the majority in the First Circuit? It's a long story, but we'll keep it short and there are some important class action issues along the way.

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  14. Judge Orders Release of Grand Jury Transcripts in Sierra Lamar CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | KRON 4

    A judge in Santa Clara County Superior Court today ordered the release of thousands of pages of transcripts from proceedings by a county grand jury that indicted a man in the 2012 murder-kidnapping of Morgan Hill teen Sierra LaMar. Judge Griffin Bonini ruled that the transcripts of the secret grand jury that charged Antolin Garcia-Torres of ... (more)

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  15. Super Size It: Justia Weekly Writers' Picks, June 27, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | Justia Legal SEO Blog

    In 2012, in an effort to combat obesity among residents of New York City, the New York City Board of Health amended the City Health Code so as to restrict the size of cups and containers used by food service establishments for the provision of sugary drinks.

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  16. Federal Appeals Court Upholds Right of Activist to Record Police...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... judgment." After losing this argument in the District Court, the officers appealed to the First Circuit Court of Appeals on October 29, 2012 (appellate case number CCA 12-2326). In its May 23, 2014 order, the appellate court flatly declined to limit ...

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  17. U.S., Mass. courts rule in favor of MERS in foreclosuresRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | Housing Wire

    The U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit and the Massachusetts Superior Court affirmed dismissals of wrongful foreclosure lawsuits, which challenged the validity of MERS as the mortgagee and its subsequent assignment of the mortgage.

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  18. Bank Fraud: It's Not Personal, Just BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | Wall Street and Tech

    Less publicized incidents of fraud, questions of liability, and mixed success in court complicate the allocation of security resources.

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  19. 'Aggressive Panhandling' Ban Survives AppealRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | Courthouse News Service

    A ban on "aggressive panhandling" in Worcester, Mass., can stand, the 1st Circuit ruled, finding no evidence that the content of the speech factors into the restrictions.

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  20. ACLU Reacts to Supreme Court Abortion Clinic Buffer Zone RulingRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    The U.S. Supreme Court struck down a Massachusetts law creating a 35-foot buffer zone outside abortion clinics in the state.

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