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  1. Ohio Argues its Right to Purge Voting RollsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service

    The state of Ohio, a key battleground state in this year's presidential election, told a Sixth Circuit panel on Wednesday that it believes it has the right to purge from voter registration rolls anyone who hasn't voted in consecutive federal elections and did not respond to inquiries about a change in their address, regardless of the reason. The Northeast Ohio Coalition for the Homeless and the A. Philip Randolph Institute argued against the state of Ohio's decision to remove thousands of voters from the rolls after they failed to vote in consecutive federal elections.

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  2. Court Will Hear Appeal of Voter Roll Purges in OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WKSU-FM Kent

    The Ohio ACLU and Demos, a public policy group focused on reducing political and economic inequality, claim purge of voter rolls targets minorities and poor The Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals will be hearing arguments on whether to order Secretary of State Jon Husted to stop removing voters from the state's voter rolls. He says most of those who were scratched from the list were dead, inactive voters or had duplicate registrations, and that he's following a legal process.

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  3. Appeal denied in 2010 police shooting caseAn appeal before the United ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lebanon Democrat

    An appeal before the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit regarding the shooting of Gregory Thompson by Lebanon police officers in 2010 was denied Tuesday. The city of Lebanon moved for the appeal to overturn a previous decision not to apply qualified immunity to the police officers and argued that officers did not violate Thompson's Fourth Amendment rights.

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  4. Kentucky editorial roundupRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Washington Times

    The Bevin administration is re-embroiling the state in a court fight that was triggered 18 years ago when Kentucky Baptist Homes for Children fired an employee because she posed with her lesbian partner in a photo exhibit at the state fair. The employee's discrimination complaint was dismissed early on.

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  5. Morning News: DNC day two, Parks Board audit uncovers lack of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cincinnati CityBeat

    ... little bump: lawyers for the American Civil Liberties Union will begin oral arguments in U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals today. The ACLU has sued Ohio over the practice of purging inactive voters from its voter registration rolls, which it says ...

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  6. News 8 mins ago 6:06 a.m.Tennessee athletes take pay for play to courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Tennessee college athletes are taking a case to a federal appeals court arguing they should be paid for the use of their names and images in the big-money college sports industry and on television. The case being argued Thursday before the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati is the latest to present legal questions in the debate over compensating college athletes.

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  7. Federal appeals court panel to hear Ohio voter purge caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTVG-TV Toledo

    A federal appeals court in Cincinnati is slated to hear arguments over the way swing state Ohio maintains its voter rolls. Voting rights groups sued the state's elections chief in April, claiming the process wrongfully drops registered voters from the rolls based on their failure to vote in recent elections.

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  8. Dems Sue to Stop the Purge of Two Million Names from Voter RollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WKSU-FM Kent

    The Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals will be hearing arguments on whether to order Secretary of State Jon Husted to stop removing voters from the state's voter rolls. He says most of those who were scratched from the list were dead, inactive voters or had duplicate registrations, and that he's following a legal process.

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  9. Tennessee Re-Defines "Political Party" to Make it More...Read the original story

    Tuesday | Ballot Access News

    Earlier this year, the Tennessee legislature passed HB 2079, which makes it more difficult for a party to remain on the ballot. The old law said that a party was a group that had polled 5% for a statewide race at either of the last two elections.

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  10. Courts strike down unfair voting lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Economist

    ... every time he or she goes to the polls." The ruling in Wisconsin faces review by the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, where its fate is uncertain. But the Texas law has now earned frowns from both a district court and the Fifth Circuit Court of ...

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  11. Appeals court rules against Cleveland in case over 2011 police shooting case in ParmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Cleveland.com

    An appeals court on Monday ruled that a jury should decide whether two Cleveland police officers violated the rights of a man shot and killed in suburban Parma during an investigation over stolen jewelry from one of the officers' house. A three-judge panel from the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that there is enough evidence for a lawsuit brought by the family of Dan Ficker, who was shot and killed by officer Matthew Craska during a July 4, 2011 confrontation, to proceed.

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  12. Mug shot sleaze doesn't justify keeping them secretRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Star Tribune

    A worker filed mug shots in Hennepin County in 1938. A federal appeals court in Ohio ruled mug shots shouldn't be public.

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  13. Fannie, Freddie, And Lender Updates; New Non-QM and Pricing Engine ProductsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Mortgage News Daily

    Every day we have news coming out of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. Some of the news is attempts at changing the structure of the two being under government conservatorship under the FHFA is not a long-term solution and some of the news pertains to programs and policies.

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  14. Onderko v. Sierra Lobo IncRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | FindLaw

    Walter Haverfield, L.L.P, and Margaret A. O'Bryon, for appellee. Taft, Stettinius & Hollister, L.L.P., Mark J. Valponi, Brian E. Ambrosia, and Jennifer B. Orr, for appellant.

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  15. Sixth Circuit Adopts Materialization of the Risk Standard for Loss CausationRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 23 | Business Law Prof Blog

    After the Supreme Court decided Dura Pharmaceuticals, Inc. v. Broudo , 544 US 336 , a circuit split developed as to how plaintiffs can satisfy the element of loss causation in a Section 10 action.

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  16. Middlebury Film Festival features 'Walk with Me'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... United States District Court. In 1977, President Jimmy Carter nominated Keith to the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, where he continues to serve. Keith's decisions have desegregated public schools, prohibited President Nixon from warrantless ...

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  17. Federal court reinstates complaint against Freddie MacRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Jurist

    The complaint, based on Third Amendment grounds, was originally filed in 2008. OPERS is a state-pension plan for Ohio employees which purchased stock in Freddie Mac in 2006 and 2007.

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  18. Libertarian and Constitution Parties File Brief in Kentucky Ballot Access CaseRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Ballot Access News

    On July 21, the Libertarian and Constitution Parties filed this brief in the Sixth Circuit, in their Kentucky ballot access case.

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  19. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | WHMI-FM Howell

    ... to dismiss the lawsuit. The notice of appeal by the school was filed Thursday in the U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati. The Genoa board voted 4-3 in July of 2015 to deny the permit, citing traffic impacts, the church's failure to ...

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  20. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals Accepts Materialization-of-Risk Standard for Loss CausationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | JD Supra

    On July 20, 2016, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit recognized the "materialization of the risk" standard as a means of proving loss causation in securities-fraud cases. The court's decision in Ohio Public Employees Retirement System v.

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