Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals Newswire (Page 9)

Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Do Not Overlook FLSA Duties in Light of New Salary RequirementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | JD Supra

    The upcoming change to salary requirements to the so-called "white collar" overtime exemptions under the Fair Labor Standards Act has garnered a lot of attention. However, even with a strong emphasis on the changes to the salary requirement, employers should not lose focus on the duties portion of the test.

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  2. Court upholds 20-year sex crmie sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    An appeals court upholds the sentence of 20 years behind bars for a former Pinedale Elementary School custodian found guilty of enticing minors. The Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled the punishment is not only deserved, but serves as a deterrent to others.

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  3. Appeals court: Lincoln officers should not have stopped manRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | KLKN

    A federal appeals court says Lincoln police did not have reasonable suspicion to stop and detain a man who says he was injured in the stop. The 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals' opinion Tuesday reverses the ruling of a federal judge, who last year dismissed Leroy Duffie's lawsuit against the city of Lincoln and several police officers.

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  4. Sentences upheld in 2nd degree murdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | Tama News-Herald

    Gordon Lasley Jr.'s sentence to two, 50-year prison terms on the 2nd degree murder convictions in the death of his parents, Gordan Lasley Sr. and Kim Renee Lasley have been upheld on a 2-1 ruling in the United States Court of Appeals For the Eighth Circuit. The 50-year sentences were pronounced by Linda R. Reade, Chief Judge of the United States District on March 25, 2105, in Cedar Rapids.

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  5. CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | White Lake Beacon

    Minnesota officials have decided against appealing a federal appellate court's decision striking down part of a 2007 energy law aiming to curb coal power generation. The Star Tribune reports that the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in June that Minnesota's law illegally regulated out-of-state utilities by restricting electricity imports from power plants that increase greenhouse gases, such as coal generators.

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  6. John Oliver takes on charter schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | Arkansas Times

    John Oliver's HBO show "Last Week Tonight" has become the thinking person's replacement for the departure of Jon Stewart from the Daily Show. Call it long-form comedic journalism.

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  7. .com | Court told money short for Missouri death row inmate defenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | News24

    St. Louis - Five legal groups are supporting a Missouri death row inmate, whose execution was halted hours before it was to be carried out in 2014, saying that he can't receive an adequate defence with the money allocated. Three national criminal defence associations, a civil rights law firm and the American Bar Association made court filings last week to the 8th US Circuit Court of Appeals in St. Louis on behalf of Mark Christeson, convicted of the 1998 killings of a Missouri woman and her two children.

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  8. Minnesota will not appeal ruling against state's clean energy lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2016 | Star Tribune

    It turns out Minnesota will not appeal a federal appellate court's decision to quash part of the state's 2007 clean energy law, conceding a victory to North Dakota and officially ending a five-year legal battle. In June, a three-judge panel of the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower-court ruling that the Minnesota law, dubbed the Next Generation Energy Act, illegally regulates out-of-state utilities by restricting electricity imports from power plants that increase greenhouse gases - for example, coal generators.

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  9. Federal judge denies motion for new trial in Ted Suhl bribery caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2016 | Arkansas Times

    U.S. District Judge Billy Roy Wilson today denied a motion for a new trial for Ted Suhl, the Arkansas businessman convicted of multiple counts of federal bribery in a jury trial last month. Chuck Banks, an attorney for Suhl, said his client will appeal to the U.S. 8th Circuit Court of Appeals.

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  10. Groups cite inadequate funds to defend death row inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2016 | The Hastings Tribune

    Three national criminal defense associations, a civil rights law firm and the American Bar Association are all supporting a Missouri death row inmate's claim that the appointment of new attorneys in his case is meaningless without adequate funding.

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  11. Drug Trafficker Convicted In Sioux Falls Loses AppealRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2016 | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    The 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld the life sentence of an interstate drug trafficker convicted by a federal court jury in Sioux Falls. Luciano Camberos-Villapuda was arrested in Denver in May 2013 and later convicted of drug conspiracy.

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  12. Presumed InnocentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2016 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    I hope you got a chance to read Senior Editor Mark Friedman's law column last week, which belatedly broke the news that federal prosecutors in Little Rock had quietly dismissed last month all remaining charges against banker and businessman John Stacks .

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  13. Judge retiring from federal appeals courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    A judge on the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals is retiring from his position as a federal appellate court judge. Judge Kermit Bye says his full retirement is effective Sept.

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  14. Judge retiring from 8th Circuit federal appeals courtRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2016 | KHGI

    A judge on the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals is retiring from his position as a federal appellate court judge. Judge Kermit Bye says his full retirement is effective Sept.

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  15. Study questions charter school impact on test scores, future earningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | Arkansas Times

    WHAT'S IN A NAME: The eStem charter school in Little Rock. Does attendance in a charter school mean students are getting a better education? A study in Texas raises questions.

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  16. Cheers to a new University Circle music festival - Cheers & Jeers: editorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | The Plain Dealer

    CHEERS . . . to Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Judge Margaret Russo for dismissing the murder case against Eugene Johnson, Derrick Wheatt and Laurese Glover on Monday.

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  17. Panel affirms pupil-transfer race criteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | Arkansas Online

    A three-judge panel of the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday upheld a district judge's refusal to end a 24-year-old consent decree that uses race-based criteria to restrict student transfers among school districts in Garland County.

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  18. ABA backs adequate legal fees for lawyers awarded $10K out of $160K budget for capital filingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | ABA Journal

    Lawyers appointed to represent capital defendants in habeas appeals must be fully compensated for the work performed, the ABA says in an amicus brief filed with a federal appeals court. The ABA filed the brief in the case of Mark Christeson, a Missouri inmate sentenced to death in 1999, according to an ABA press release .

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  19. People and Practices: Aug. 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | Minnesota Lawyer

    Attorney Amber J. Moren has joined Fredrikson & Byron as an associate in the white collar and regulatory defense litigation and antitrust and trade regulation groups. Moren represents clients facing civil, criminal and regulatory investigations and litigation.

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  20. Men Convicted In Reservation Metal Bar Assault Lose AppealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    Two men convicted of assaulting another man on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation with a metal bar have lost their appeals to the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. Authorities say Wesley Running Shield and Michael Alford in June 2014 used the metal bar to break the victim's leg and hand and also caused a large cut on his head.

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