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  1. Five on Friday - Five Recent Developments that We've Been Watching CloselyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | jdsupra.com

    ... of cocoa. The Supreme Court's denial of certiorari means that a December 2014 ruling by the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, refusing to dismiss plaintiffs' claims and allowing the case to go forward, stands. The litigation will now proceed in ...

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  2. San Francisco fatal dog mauling conviction upheldRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Despite legal flaws in a 2002 trial, a federal appeals court this week upheld the second-degree murder conviction of a San Francisco woman whose two Presa Canario dogs fatally mauled a Saint Mary's College women's lacrosse coach in their apartment building. In a three-page order, a unanimous 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals panel rejected Marjorie Knoller's latest attempt to overturn her unique second-degree murder conviction for the 2001 death of her neighbor, 33-year-old Diane Whipple, who was attacked by two dogs named Bane and Hera.

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  3. Keller Rohrback L.L.P. Investigates University of Central Florida Data BreachRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Business Wire

    The university announced on February 4, 2016 that it first learned of the data breach on January 8, 2016. At that time they believed the breach affected about 600 current and former athletes.

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  4. Five on Friday - Five Recent Developments that We've Been Watching CloselyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... of cocoa. The Supreme Court's denial of certiorari means that a December 2014 ruling by the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, refusing to dismiss plaintiffs' claims and allowing the case to go forward, stands. The litigation will now proceed in ...

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

    9 hrs ago | 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.

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  6. Calif. attorney joins effort to recover Nazi-looted paintingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    California's attorney general is asking a federal appeals court to reverse a ruling allowing a priceless 19th century painting to remain in a Spanish museum rather than going to the heirs of a Jewish woman forced to hand it over to the Nazis during the Holocaust. Attorney General Kamala Harris said Friday she recently filed a friend of the court brief with San Francisco's 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on behalf of Lilly Cassirer's family.

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  7. New Ninth Circuit Decision Clarifies Standard for Pleading Loss Causation in Securities CasesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | JD Supra

    The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit recently answered a question explicitly left open by its earlier precedent: Can the announcement of an SEC investigation form the basis for a viable loss causation theory in a securities class action if the complaint also alleges a subsequent corrective disclosure by the defendant? In Jacksonville Pension Fund v. CVB Financial Corporation , No.

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  8. State's Attorney General Weighs in on L.A. Looted Art CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Patch.com

    California's attorney general on Friday urged a federal appeals court to reverse a Los Angeles lower court decision and reinstate a case brought by the San Diego heirs of a Jewish art collector who was forced by Nazi functionaries to give up a valuable painting shortly before World War II. Camille Pissarro's "Rue Saint-Honore: Afternoon, Rain Effect," which depicts a 19th century Paris street scene and is valued at $20 million, is currently housed at the Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection Foundation Museum in Madrid, Spain.

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  9. Death Penalty Vacated for Ariz. Rape & MurderRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service

    A man who once scored 62 on an intelligence test - where an IQ of 65 or below qualifies as mental retardation - cannot be executed for a 1980 rape and murder, the Ninth Circuit ruled Thursday, converting the sentence to life in prison. "There can be no doubt that the crime in this case was truly horrific," Judge Stephen Reinhardt wrote a divided three-judge panel.

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  10. AHF files new campaign financing complaint against porn producersRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Seattle Gay News

    ... parts of the legislation could be removed without striking down the entire law. The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the lower court ruling in 2014. A state law requiring condoms be used in porn shoots was introduced in the California ...

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  11. Republican Congressmen Introduce Legislation to Opt Out of Ninth CircuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | jdsupra.com

    Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake and Rep. Matt Salmon recently introduced a bill that would remove several western states from the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and move them to a proposed, to-be-created Twelfth Circuit. If the bill is passed as drafted, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington, Guam, and the Northern Mariana Islands would remain in the Ninth Circuit.

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  12. EPA Pushed on Records for Enist Duo HerbicideRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service

    The Environmental Protection Agency should release records it generated in approving the Enlist Duo, conservationists say in a federal complaint, noting that new herbicide contains similar toxic ingredients as Agent Orange. A product of Dow AgroSciences, the herbicide Enlist Duo contains glyphosate dimethylammonium salt and 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid.

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  13. BeachcombingRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Beachcomber

    This issue contains the first of two ballots for the 15th Annual Best of Long Beach Contest in the services category on page four. Our July issues will poll the best products category, including restaurants, retail stores and attractions.

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  14. EEOC May Obtain Private (And Arguably Unnecessary) Employee InformationRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Employers served with an Equal Employment Opportunity Commission subpoena requesting private employee information regardless of its arguable relevance may nevertheless be compelled to respond, according to a decision from late last year by one of the country's most influential appellate courts. In the decision, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit permitted the EEOC to largely define its own need for employee data based on an expansive view of what information might be relevant to the its investigation.

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  15. Guess who pays if Obamaa s plan to defer deportations is upheld: Susan ShelleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Bernardino County Sun

    ... sued the federal government to recover the costs that state taxpayers were bearing. The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals rejected all his arguments, even the claim that the federal government ought to pay the costs of incarcerating criminals who ...

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  16. As Prisons Stay Crowded, California's Governor Pushes Ballot Initiative to Cut Inmate PopulationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Huffington Post

    Midway through his first term as governor of California, in 1976 Edmund G. "Jerry" Brown Jr. signed into law a strict mandatory sentencing measure. The "determinate" sentencing bill set fixed lengths of time that had to be served before an inmate could be considered for parole.

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  17. 9th Circuit Holds Subsidiary Could Be The General Manager Of Its ParentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | JD Supra

    Section 2110 of the California Corporations Code governs service of process on a foreign corporation. One means of valid service under the statute is by delivering process by hand to the corporation's general manager in California.

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  18. Arizona v. Ninth Circuit Court of AppealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Atlantic

    ... Representative Matt Salmon announced a joint effort last week to sever their state from the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, citing its heavy workload, high rate of reversal, and slow resolution of cases. Which states are placed in which federal ...

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  19. Ninth Circuit TCPA Ruling Viewed as Industry WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Collections & Credit Risk

    The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Wednesday in Baird v. Sabre Inc., et al. that a consumer provided prior express consent required by the Telephone Consumer Protection Act when she provided her cellphone number on a contact sheet.

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  20. 9th Circuit OKs civil rights suit by man mistakenly jailed on warrant for another manRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ABA Journal

    A federal appeals court has given a green light to a civil rights suit by a man who spent several days in a Los Angeles jail after being mistakenly booked under a warrant for another man. Mario Garcia shared the same first name, last name and birth date with the correct defendant.

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