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  1. ID theft laws appealed by Az.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC15.com

    Lawyers for the state of Arizona have asked an appeals court to reverse a ruling that prevents Maricopa County officials from enforcing two identity-theft laws that have been used to convict hundreds of immigrant workers. The laws prohibited the use of fake or stolen IDs for getting jobs and served as the legal underpinning for more than 80 business raids by Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's office from 2008 until late 2014.

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  2. Arizona appeals ruling over its work-related ID theft lawsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Lawyers for the state of Arizona have asked an appeals court to reverse a ruling that prevents Maricopa County officials from enforcing two identity-theft laws that have been used to convict hundreds of immigrant workers. The laws prohibited the use of fake or stolen IDs for getting jobs and served as the legal underpinning for more than 80 business raids by Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's office from 2008 until late 2014.

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  3. July Antitrust BulletinRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | JD Supra

    On June 29, 2015, Sysco Corp. announced that it was pulling the plug on its $3.5 billion proposed merger with US Foods Inc. The news comes less than a week after a Washington, D.C., federal judge concluded that the Federal Trade Commission likely could prove that the merger would thwart competition. In February, the FTC sued to block the transaction, citing as the key issue the fact that the two companies were the top broadline food distributors in the country and the only two players capable of servicing customers that operate nationwide.

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  4. Pocklington Wins Appeal to U.S. Ninth Circuit CourtRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    The Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has reversed a lower court for retroactively revoking Peter Pocklington's probation on a perjury conviction and sentencing him to six months in prison. "This ruling sets a significant precedent," said Becky James, a partner in the Los Angeles law firm of James and Stewart, who is the appellate attorney for Pocklington.

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  5. Ninth Circuit to False Advertising Class Actions: Drop DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | JD Supra

    On June 23, 2015, the Ninth Circuit in Cabral v. Supple LLC , - Fed. Appx. , 2015 WL 3855142 placed a significant hurdle in the path of false advertising class actions.

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  6. 9th Circuit Throws Lifebuoy to California Drowning In Workers' Compensation LiensRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | JD Supra

    The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit resuscitated a contentious provision of California's SB 863. In a unanimous decision on June 29, 2015, the court in Angelotti Chiropractic, Inc. v.

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  7. Sixth Circuit Holds National Labor Relations Act Applicable to Indian Tribe's CasinoRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Weighing in on a hotly contested issue, a panel of the Sixth Circuit has found that federal labor law applies to Indian tribes' casinos, notwithstanding the tribes' inherent sovereignty. However, the panel only did so because it was bound by an earlier decision from a panel of the same court - showing how closely divided the courts are on this subject.

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  8. Ninth Circuit Holds that the BLM's Grant of a Right-of-Way for...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | JD Supra

    On May 27, 2015, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit upheld the US Bureau of Land Management's grant of a right-of-way over federal land for a road for a wind energy project developed by North Sky River Energy, LLC on private land . [1] On the facts before it, the court held that the Wind Project was neither a federal action nor connected to the federal Road Project, and that therefore, the BLM was not required to consult with the US Fish and Wildlife Service for the Wind Project under the Endangered Species Act or to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement under the National Environmental Policy Act .

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  9. Ninth Circuit Shakes Off Renegade ReputationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Law.com

    Requiring hotel owners to show their guest logs to police violates the Fourth Amendment. A patent holder can't charge royalties on a patent that's expired.

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  10. Alaska Appeal Challenging Same-Sex Marriage Officially DismissedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KIMO

    An appeal filed by the State of Alaska after the 9th Circuit Court struck down the State's ban on same-sex marriage, has been dismissed. On Wednesday, the Appeals Court accepted a joint notice to dismiss, filed by the State Attorney Allison Mendel, who represented the couples who filed suit against the State of Alaska.

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  11. Judy Clarke honored for death penalty workRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    She will be presented the John Frank Award July 13, when an estimated 600 federal judges, attorneys and staff will gather in downtown San Diego for the 9th Circuit's annual conference, which is closed to the public. U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy is expected to close the conference with a moderated discussion.

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  12. SouthEast Connector Could Face Legal BattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KTVN Reno

    ... That was rejected twice in U.S. District Court. Now the group is taking its case to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, filing for a preliminary injunction that would halt construction until their case can be heard. They don't think they got a fair ...

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  13. Ninth Circuit Revives Tort Claims Initially Dismissed Under Economic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | JD Supra

    On June 29, 2015, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, in CHMM LLC v. Freeman Marine Equipment , Case No.

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  14. Feds won't appeal Malaysian businessman's gambling case dismissalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  15. Appeals court sides with veterans in suit over experimentsRead the original story

    Thursday | Cybercast News Service

    A federal appeals court says the U.S. military must continue to alert veterans exposed to chemical and biological weapons experiments of any new information that may affect their health and provide them ongoing medical care. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals issued the ruling on Tuesday in a lawsuit brought against the U.S. Department of Defense on behalf of thousands of veterans.

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  16. Certification Unhealthy: Ninth Circuit Vacates Order Certifying Class ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | jdsupra.com

    The Ninth Circuit vacated a class certification order issued by the Central District of California, finding that common issues did not predominate because plaintiff had failed to demonstrate that the alleged misrepresentation that formed the basis of her suit had been made to all putative class members. Plaintiff alleged that defendant, Supple LLC, violated California's Unfair Competition Law , California's False Advertising Law , and California's Consumer Legal Remedies Act by misrepresenting that its dietary supplement containing glucosamine hydrochloride and chondroitin sulfate "is clinically proven effective in treating joint pain."

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  17. Alaska officially drops lawsuit challenging same-sex marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has dismissed the appeal of a court case that struck down Alaska's ban on same-sex marriage. The Alaska Dispatch News reports that the appeals court Wednesday accepted a joint notice to dismiss filed by the state and attorney Allison Mendel, who represented the couples who filed suit against the Alaska.

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  18. Hillary Clinton's Emails Show She's Basically Julia Louis-Dreyfus in "Veep"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mother Jones

    This week, the State Department released a large batch of the emails that Hillary Clinton sent and received when she was secretary of state. The media, naturally, dove into this pool and quickly found the most amusing items among the 3,096 pages.

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  19. Note to legislature: Honoring diversity is good for businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Arkansas Times

    While the Arkansas legislature ratchets up the gay hate , the rest of the world is coming to the understanding that divisiveness and exclusion are bad for business. Latest big example: Exxon Mobil.

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  20. Daily Business Report-July 2, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Uptown San Diego Examiner

    The company is one of 15 receiving global business prizes. Fifteen San Diego companies were named Wednesday to receive the MetroConnect Prize - a $10,000 award to each of them to assist them with developing international business opportunities.

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