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  1. Appeals court upholds California shark fin banRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Concord Monitor

    A federal appeals court Monday dismissed a legal challenge to a California law banning the sale, distribution and possession of shark fins. The legislation does not conflict with a 19th century law that gives federal officials authority to manage shark fishing off the California coast or significantly interfere with interstate commerce, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said.

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  2. Appeals court won't halt release of police shooting videosRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    A judge's decision to release videos of police in suburban Los Angeles shooting an unarmed man will not be put on hold while the ruling is appealed. A panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Tuesday declined an emergency motion by the City of Gardena to stay the July 14 ruling by federal Judge Stephen Wilson, saying the motion was moot.

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  3. Want to Be a Federal Judge by Age 35? Follow Kozinski's LeadRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | FindLaw

    Top of your law school class? On the fast track to making partner? Don't expect us to be impressed. Real gunners become federal judges.

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  4. 'Want Coke? Buy Pepsi!" Is This Confusing?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... month, Amazon.com failed to get out of such a case in its early stages, in a ruling by the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, which may send the case to trial. The opinion is available here . In short, Multi Time Machine (MTM) makes high-end watches ...

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  5. How the Trial of a Black Lives Matter Protester Could Become a Deep...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Stranger

    ... his testimony. (Full disclosure: Last year, Fox represented The Stranger before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in a case about grand-jury secrecy rules. The Stranger won that case.) Loranger's trial could become a deep dive into sticky ...

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  6. Overtime Regulations, Independent Contractor Misclassification and Other Developments at the Department of Labor - PodcastRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Federalist Society

    July has been a busy month for the Department of Labor . On July 6th, DOL published proposed revisions to the "white collar" overtime regulations which would more than double the minimum salary level required for exemption.

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  7. Appeals panel rejects lawsuit over fatal goat goringRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | KONP 1450 Local News

    A three-judge federal appeals court panel has rejected a woman's lawsuit over her husband's fatal goring by a mountain goat in Olympic National Park, but two of the three suggested court precedent should be changed in a way that would allow her to pursue her claims. Susan Chadd sued the federal government after her husband, 63-year-old Robert Boardman, was gored in the leg by the 370-pound animal in 2010.

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  8. New rules target downtown street performersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2014 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    An ordinance scheduled to be introduced next week aims to erect "performance zones" for dozens of street performers crowded under the Fremont Street Experience canopy. City leaders said the draft ordinance, which was not made available for review on Tuesday, would require those performers to stay within one of several 6-foot diameter circles scattered along the street.

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  9. Court rejects claim over goring in Olympic National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A federal appeals court panel has rejected a woman's lawsuit over her husband's fatal goring by a mountain goat that had been threatening visitors for years in Olympic National Park. However, two of the three judges on the panel suggested that plaintiff Susan Chadd should be allowed to pursue her claims.

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  10. Feds Immune in Deadly Mountain Goat AttackRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service

    The National Park Service is not responsible for a mountain-goat attack that killed a hiker in Olympic National Park, the Ninth Circuit ruled. A divided three-judge panel on Monday found the Park Service had no duty to destroy the animal despite numerous complaints about its aggressive behavior.

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  11. Appeals Court Dismisses Challenge To California Shark Fin BanRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBS Local

    Trays filled with shark fins are displayed at a store in Chinatown on August 24, 2011 in San Francisco. SAN FRANCISCO - A federal appeals court in San Francisco for a second time Monday rejected a challenge by two Asian-American groups to a California law that bans the possession and sale of detached shark fins within the state.

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  12. Ninth Circuit Bars Qui Tam Relator's Whistleblower Recovery in...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | JD Supra

    On July 16, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit affirmed a district court's dismissal of a qui tam relator from a False Claims Act suit, holding that the False Claims Act requires dismissal of a relator convicted of any conduct giving rise to the fraud at issue, however minor, and prevents the relator from collecting any share of a whistleblower award. United States ex rel.

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  13. Appeals court rules Christian-owned pharmacy must sell morning-after pillRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | World Magazine

    A panel of judges of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled last week that a family-owned pharmacy must dispense morning-after pills in violation of the owners' Christian faith. The court reversed a Washington federal district court ruling , which said the state's rules unfairly targeted religious pharmacy owners and workers.

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  14. Court overturns conscience protection for pharmacistsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Catholic World News

    Overturning a lower court decision, a three-judge panel of the 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that the State of Washington may compel pharmacies to dispense the morning-after pill, which may work as a contraceptive or as an abortifacient . "Speed is particularly important considering the time-sensitive nature of emergency contraception and of many other medications," Judge Susan Graber wrote.

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  15. Federal appeals court upholds California's shark fin banRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Journal

    The legislation does not conflict with a 19th century law that gives federal officials authority to manage shark fishing off the California coast, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said. It also does not significantly interfere with interstate commerce, the court found.

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  16. A Hong Kong worker dries shark fins outside a seafood store in Western District. Photo: Sam TsangRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    A US federal appeals court has dismissed a legal challenge to a California law banning the sale, distribution and possession of shark fins. The legislation does not conflict with a 19th-century law that gives federal officials authority to manage shark fishing off the California coast or significantly interfere with interstate commerce, the 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals said Monday.

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  17. Plaintiffs ask court to reject NCAA motion O'Bannon caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    Lawyers for the plaintiffs in the Ed O'Bannon antitrust case on Monday colorfully and combatively urged the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to reject the NCAA's request for a stay of an injunction. Plaintiffs ask court to reject NCAA's motion for a stay in O'Bannon case Lawyers for the plaintiffs in the Ed O'Bannon antitrust case on Monday colorfully and combatively urged the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to reject the NCAA's request for a stay of an injunction.

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  18. Renewable Energy Update - July 2015 #3Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | JD Supra

    A U.S. Senate committee has voted to extend more than 50 tax policies, including production and investment tax credits that incentivize wind farm construction. In a strong show of bipartisan support, the finance committee voted 23-3 to extend the tax breaks through 2016.

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  19. Federal public defender for Nevada receives reappointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KRNV-TV Reno

    SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -- Rene L. Valladares has been reappointed as federal public defender for Nevada, according to a statement from the U.S. Courts for the Ninth Circuit.

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  20. Shark Fin Ban in Calif. Survives Latest FightRead the original story

    Monday | Courthouse News Service

    California's ban on the possession and sale of shark fins does not conflict with federal laws governing interstate commerce and fisheries management, the Ninth Circuit ruled Monday. A three-judge panel rejected claims by dozens of Chinese business owners that the state's Shark Fin Law is preempted by both the Commerce Clause and the Magnuson-Stevens Act, which controls marine fisheries management in the United States.

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