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  1. Woman hurt at Austrian train station can't sue in U.S., Supreme Court rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Washington Post

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  2. Courtroom Campaign: Unsuccessful GOP Candidates Ask Judge To Throw...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Tucson Weekly

    ... of their rightful victory because they won their respective wards. And because a panel of Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals judges have ruled that the city's current system of nominating candidates in ward-only primaries but allowing all voters to cast ...


  3. Judge hears case for a do-over in Tucson council electionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... by Dec. 7. The judge has to take action based on a split decision from a panel of three Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals judges that was issued a week after the Nov. 3 election. That ruling said Tucson's election system is in violation of the 14th ...


  4. 'Catchy' phrases not helpful in fight to grow cropsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Deltafarmpress

    ... it's the term activists used in one of their first press releases after EPA notified the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals it was moving for "voluntary vacature and remand of its registration" of Dow AgroScience's Enlist Duo herbicide. The ...


  5. Barry Bonds could bolster Marlins sluggers as coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    The Miami Marlins are working to finalize a deal to hire Barry Bonds to the team's coaching staff, a source told ESPN. Bonds, who most recently played in the majors in 2007, has worked as a special instructor for the San Francisco Giants during spring training the past two seasons.


  6. Appellate court: LA illegally cut Section 8 housing subsidies in 2004Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | LA Daily News

    Los Angeles was in violation of state and federal law when the city cut housing subsidies for the poor 11 years ago without giving beneficiaries proper notice, a federal appeals court panel ruled Monday, reversing a lower-court decision. A three-judge panel of the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in Pasadena determined that the Housing Authority, which administers Section 8 funds, should have given recipients a year's notice on cutbacks.


  7. Section 8 Rent Increase Notice Found LackingRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service

    For the second time, the Ninth Circuit on Monday reversed a federal judge's finding that the Housing Authority of Los Angeles failed to adequately inform Section 8 tenants of an impending rent increase. Class representatives Michael Nozzi and Nidia Palez sued the housing authority in 2007, claiming a flyer sent to Section 8 recipients in April 2004 did not clearly explain that many of them would have to pay on average $104 extra per month in rent.


  8. SCOTUS Lets Texas Law Stand Limiting Online Veterinary AdviceRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | FindLaw

    SCOTUS has let stand a case decided by the Court of Appeals by the Fifth Circuit involving what has been deridingly called occupational speech limits by civil rights advocates. The High Court's decision not to grant the case cert means continued confusion about just how much limitation states can place on their professionals concerning the content or manner of their speech.


  9. EPA catches Dow in weed-killer lie, asks court to reverse approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | TreeHugger

    Last year we reported on the EPA's expanding approval of the "probably carcinogenic" herbicide, Enlist Duo , and how lethal the product could be to a number of endangered species, let alone us humans. Now comes super surprising news that the EPA has filed a motion with the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit to reverse the approval.


  10. Carson City District Attorney Jason Woodbury: Clearing up confusion...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Nevada Appeal

    Background: A panel of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals recently ruled that a certain "hybrid" method of electing members to a governing body is unconstitutional . The "hybrid" system at issue in the case established ward only voting in the primary election of members of the Tucson City Council and city-wide voting in the general election.


  11. 9th Circuit says L.A. broke the law when it cut housing subsidies for the poorRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    L.A.'s Housing Authority illegally cut subsidies to thousands of people who received Section 8 vouchers more than a decade ago, a federal appeals panel decided Monday. Judge Stephen R. Reinhardt wrote the decision.


  12. FilmOn and the Copyright Act 111 Compulsory LicensingRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Web-based television streaming services have been dealt another blow in their campaign to transmit large broadcasters' copyrighted programs. In the latest decision on the issue, a federal judge rejected FilmOn X LLC's claims that the company could stream protected broadcasts without committing copyright infringement.


  13. Supreme Court lets stand Texas law limiting online advice from veterinarians about sick petsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    Veterinarians do not have a free-speech right to give online advice to pet owners about how to care for a sick animal, according to a decision that the Supreme Court let stand on Monday. The justices turned down a 1st Amendment challenge to a Texas law that requires vets to examine an animal before offering advice or suggesting treatment.


  14. FRCP Rule 15(a) is Not 'Chronological,' 9th Cir. Says. Go CrazyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 | FindLaw

    In a decision that has all the glossy fun of civil procedure nit-pitpicking, the Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit ruled that Sergio Casillas Ramirez properly and timely filed a second amended complaint under FRCP Rule 15 and that the lower court ran afoul of Erie . Let this be a reminder to all practitioners that those local court rules mean nothing once the case hits any federal court procedure speed-bumps.


  15. EPA moves to withdraw approval of controversial weed killerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    The Environmental Protection Agency is taking steps to withdraw approval of a new weed killer to be used on genetically modified corn and soybeans.


  16. 'May your spirit be with us': Prisoners recall Comrade Hugo 'Yogi' PinellRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | San Francisco Bay View

    Greetings, family. I was disappointed, hurt and angry upon receiving my SF Bay View 2015 September edition to find the announcement of the death - assassination - of Yogi, Hugo "Yogi Bear" Pinell.


  17. Reporting: Rep. Giffords ShootingWHY Was U.S. Judge John Roll There?Read the original story

    Jan 8, 2011 | American Reporter

    One question among many that will arise from the Tucson rampage is why U.S. District Court Chief Judge John McCarthy Roll of Arizona was at the event. Appointed by President George H.W. Bush in 1991 and elevated to chief judge of the United States District Court for Arizona in 2006.


  18. Huge victory for bees and what it means.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 27 | 4 Hoteliers

    ... toxic to bees, called "sulfoxaflor". Not long ago, in San Francisco, California, the US Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals rejected the EPA's ruling; the court decided that the EPA had violated federal law when it approved sulfoxaflor without having ...


  19. Judge: There's no proof Yelp manipulates reviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 27 | Ars Technica

    A federal judge has thrown out a lawsuit alleging Yelp manipulated reviews in an attempt to coerce businesses to buy advertisements. Lawyers representing a Yelp shareholder filed suit in August of 2014, saying that the company had misled investors with false statements about the veracity of its reviews.


  20. High court asked to review Indian status case from ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    FLAGSTAFF, AZ - An Arizona man who had his 90-year sentence on assault and firearms charges restored has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to hear the case. The focus at the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals had been on identity of American Indians.