Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals Newswire

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  1. Federal Court Hears Oral Arguments in Appeals on One Wisconsin Institute, et. al. v. Thomsen, et. al.Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    A three judge panel on the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals today heard oral arguments in appeals of the federal voting rights case One Wisconsin Institute, et. al. v.

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  2. Seventh Circuit Hears Illinois Libertarian Case Against Full-Slate LawRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Ballot Access News

    On February 24, the 7th circuit heard oral argument in Libertarian Party of Illinois v Scholz, 16-1667. The issue is the unique Illinois law that requires newly-qualifying parties, but not old parties, to run a full slate of candidates.

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  3. Appeals court hearing arguments in Wisconsin voting casesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    The U.S. 7th Circuit Court of Appeals was hearing arguments Friday in the cases that involve Wisconsin's voter ID and early voting laws. Rulings in the cases were expected in the coming months.

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  4. Ind. Courts - 7th Cir. 'to hear Wisconsin's voter ID, early voting cases today'Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | Indiana Law Blog

    A panel of three federal appeals judges will hear arguments to determine whether to reinstate restrictions on early voting and how to deal with people who have the most difficulty getting identification for voting. The pair of cases the U.S. 7th Circuit Court of Appeals is hearing will shape what voting rules are in place next year, when Republican Gov. Scott Walker and Democratic U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin are up for re-election.

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  5. Tri-Valley letters: California needs independent probe of voter fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Inside Bay Area

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi accuses President Trump of making false claims of election fraud, and claims there is no evidence of any fraud. Apparently, she is unaware that the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals recently upheld the deportation of Margarita Fitzpatrick, a green card holder from Peru who lied about being an American citizen and fraudulently voted in at least two federal elections near her Illinois home.

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    Wednesday | Daily Journal

    Indiana's problematic vaping law, which granted a monopoly to one company and sparked an FBI probe, would be drastically overhauled under a measure that a state Senate committee advanced Wednesday. Very little of the current law would be left standing under the bill by Sen. Randy Head, a Logansport Republican.

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  7. Fifth Circuit Denies Punitive and Compensatory Damages for ADEA...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | JD Supra

    ... rejected the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's position and a decision by the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, which both stated that punitive and compensatory damages are available under the ADEA for retaliation claims. The Fifth Circuit ...

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  8. Divided federal appeals court rules you have the right to film the policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Ars Technica

    A divided federal appeals court is ruling for the First Amendment, saying the public has a right to film the police. But the 5th US Circuit Court of Appeals, in upholding the bulk of a lower court's decision against an activist who was conducting what he called a "First Amendment audit" outside a Texas police station, noted that this right is not absolute and is not applicable everywhere.

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  9. Ind. Decisions - 7th Circuit issued one Indiana opinion yesterday, a reversal after rehearing en bancRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Indiana Law Blog

    In Alma Glisson v. Correctional Medical Services , a 36-page, 6-4 opinion, Chief Judge Wood writes: Nicholas Glisson entered the custody of the Indiana Department of Corrections on September 3, 2010, upon being sentenced for dealing in a controlled substance .

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  10. Freed from prison by the Innocence Project, lawyer now is on a mission to free othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Recorder

    Being an Innocence Project lawyer isn't all about talking to the media when a wrongfully convicted client wins freedom.

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  11. Second Amendment fight brewing in RamseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | NorthJersey.com

    A developer's proposal to build a 60,000-square-foot firing range has sparked both fierce opposition and support from gun rights advocates. Second Amendment fight brewing in Ramsey A developer's proposal to build a 60,000-square-foot firing range has sparked both fierce opposition and support from gun rights advocates.

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  12. Appeals Court: Peruvian Woman Who Voted Illegally Can Be DeportedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | National Review Online

    ... has fought in court - and appealed - the DHS's deportation order. On February 13, the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals ruled against Fitzpatrick in her plea to remain in the U.S. Fitzpatrick's attorney Richard Hanus argued that there was "no fraud" ...

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  13. No Reduced Sentence for a Snitch Who Ran Too SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | FindLaw

    ... looked terrible for missing the bigger guys," Judge Daniel A. Manion wrote for the U.S. Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals. The judges unanimously affirmed the trial court decision, and revealed a record that branded Patton as a snitch in prosecutions ...

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  14. You Can't Have Your Cake and Eat It Too: Why Trump Copying...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | JD Supra

    ... more serious crimes. See United States v. Kimberlin , 805 F.2d 210, 228 (7th Cir. 1986) (Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals affirming conviction of illegal use of the presidential seal and impersonating a federal officer). So there you have it: Trump ...

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  15. Trump Administration Withdraws Motion Seeking to Limit Court's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | JD Supra

    Executive Summary: There has been much speculation about the Trump administration's position with respect to LGBTQ rights. We may now have our first glimpse.

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  16. TCPA Connect - February 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | JD Supra

    ... moot in this manner would undermine the purposes of the class action device," something the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals has frowned upon. "By separating Stone's interests from those of other potential class members, Metal Partners attempts to ...

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  17. Repeal the Left's Motor Voter Law: It is breaking up immigrant familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | American Thinker

    The Usual Suspects of the Left are strangely silent as a legal immigrant, a mother of 3 American-born children married to an American citizen, faces deportation. The reasons are two-fold.

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  18. Crowdfunding platform helps We The People ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | KUAM News

    A new crowd-funding platform has helped a federal voting rights case reach part of its goal. Earlier this month, the We the People Project announced it would be partnering with CrowdJustice , which recently launched in the United States.

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  19. Analysis: Think the gender pay gap's a myth? Check out these examplesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Daily Herald

    Same jobs, wildly different résumés, a salary gap of nearly $20,000. There it is, folks.

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  20. Ind. Decisions - 7th Circuit decided one Indiana case yesterdayRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 18 | Indiana Law Blog

    In Indianapolis Airport Authority v. Travelers Property Casualty Co , a 29-page opinion, Judge Hamilton writes: In this diversity-jurisdiction case, the Indianapolis Airport Authority sued Travelers Property Casualty Company of America over Travelers' partial denial of a claim for coverage arising from an airport construction accident that occurred in 2007.

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