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  1. Sell Your Monet: Statutory Out-of-State Art Royalties Struck DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | FindLaw

    Californians who resell art out-of-state will no longer have to pay a statutory royalty to the artist. Under the California Resale Royalty Act, a seller was required pay a five percent royalty to the artist if the seller is a California resident selling out-of-state or if the sale takes place in California.

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  2. An Easy First Impression: Joint Dismissal of Appellate Review -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | JD Supra

    Addressing for the first time the propriety of vacating an appellate opinion when the underlying appeal is rendered moot before issuance of that opinion, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit determined that it not only was appropriate, but required for want of subject matter jurisdiction. Versata Software, Inc. v.

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  3. Twitter Challenge to National Security Probes Moves ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | NewsFactor

    A federal judge on Tuesday weighed the Obama administration's attempt to sidetrack Twitter's legal challenge to the government's tight lid on national security investigations that reach into the tech industry. After a lengthy hearing, U.S. District Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers indicated she would rule later in the case, which she signaled raised tough new legal questions pitting the government's need to protect the secrecy of national security probes against the free speech rights of Internet titans such as Twitter.

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  4. Twitter's Fight with Feds Gets HearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | NewsFactor

    A federal judge on Tuesday weighed the Obama administration's attempt to sidetrack Twitter's legal challenge to the government's tight lid on national security investigations that reach into the tech industry. After a lengthy hearing, U.S. District Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers indicated she would rule later in the case, which she signaled raised tough new legal questions pitting the government's need to protect the secrecy of national security probes against the free speech rights of Internet titans such as Twitter.

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  5. Technicality may result in downgraded charges against BurgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The Chronicle-Telegram

    A technicality that reduced the severity of some of the public corruption charges against former Lorain County Commissioner Michael Ross might be the key to sparing former county Common Pleas Judge James Burge a felony conviction. At the heart of the argument, put forward by Burge's lawyer, Michael Stepanik, in court documents filed this week, is how the jury forms for the three felony tampering with records charges Burge was convicted of last month were worded.

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  6. A Glimmers of Hope for the ConstitutionRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | Counterpunch

    ... the racial profiling practices of the Sheriff's Department. Two weeks ago, the federal Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the district court's permanent injunction against the racial profiling in Melendres v Arpaio . However, since the original ...

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  7. Lawsuit To Block Dow AgroSciences' Enlist Duo Broadens To 15 StatesRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | Agri Marketing

    LAWSUIT TO BLOCK DOW AGROSCIENCES' ENLIST DUO BROADENS TO 15 STATES May 1, 2015 Reuters reports: A court fight over use of a new Dow AgroSciences herbicide on genetically engineered U.S. corn and soybean crops is growing to encompass 15 Midwestern states after the company recently won federal approval for more widespread application. Conservationists, food safety and public-health advocates want to block the use of Enlist Duo until the court can consider its impact on human health, said Paul Achitoff, a public interest lawyer for Earthjustice, representing the plaintiffs.

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  8. Idaho senators say they are interviewing 'men and women' for judge post - Fri, 01 May 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The Spokesman-Review

    Idaho's two U.S. senators insisted Thursday they are interviewing both "men and women" for a federal judicial appointment. The announcement from Sens. Jim Risch and Mike Crapo came two days after The Spokesman-Review reported that just four finalists - all men, including two state judges and two lawyers with GOP ties - have been interviewed during the highly secretive process.

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  9. Former SFPD Sergeant Convicted of Corruption Beings Sentence at Colorado Prison CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | SF Appeal

    A former San Francisco police sergeant who was convicted of corruption surrendered to a federal prison camp in Colorado today to begin serving his sentence of three years and five months in custody. Former Sgt.

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  10. Beating PED rap only for the rich and famous: ThomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | New York Daily News

    ... Last week, Barry Bonds managed to hit the most important home run of his career when the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals reversed a trial jury's 2011 decision finding him guilty of obstruction of justice in his BALCO testimony. So why does my ...

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  11. Crapo, Risch say they're interviewing both 'men and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Spokesman-Review

    Here's a link to my full story at spokesman.com on how Idaho Sens. Jim Risch and Mike Crapo issued a statement today saying they're interviewing both "men and women" for a U.S. District Judge opening, and that the process is "ongoing," but not saying whether or not they've actually interviewed any women, or anything else about their secret selection process. Idaho is the only district in the 9th Circuit, and one of just two in the nation, with no female federal district judge.

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  12. Phils pitcher at 14 starts without winRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | St. Petersburg Times

    David Buchanan loses to the Cardinals, saying afterward he really wants the Phillies to win - how, he doesn't care - in one of his starts. ST. LOUIS - Phillies RHP David Buchanan 's winless streak stretched to 14 starts since last summer with Thursday's 9-3 loss to the Cardinals.

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  13. Appeals Court Upholds California City's Ban On Nativity ScenesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Switched

    A federal appeals court on Thursday found a Southern California city acted without violating the U.S. constitutional protection of free speech when it prevented a group from installing Christmas nativity displays at a public park. The controversy over nativity displays at a park overlooking the ocean in Santa Monica raised questions about how government can remain neutral when faced with competition for public space between religious and atheist groups.

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  14. Santa Monica's ban on park Nativity displays upheldRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Los Angeles Times

    A Nativity display in Santa Monica's Palisades Park in December 2011. A federal appeals court Thursday upheld the city's ban on such displays.

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  15. 9th Circuit gives feds time to take Bonds to Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Norwalk Citizen News

    A federal appeals court has granted a motion from prosecutors that gives them until at least July 22 to decide whether to ask the U.S. Supreme Court to reinstate Barry Bonds ' obstruction of justice conviction. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals , which threw out Bonds' conviction in a 10-1 vote last week, issued a one-page order Thursday that stays the issuance of a mandate that would return the case to District Court for final procedures.

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  16. Court Finds Sentence Too Harsh in Case of Man Who Pointed Lasers at Aircraft Over the ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Patch.com

    A federal appeals court vacated a prison sentence for a 21-year-old who temporarily blinded a pilot trying to land in Burbank. A federal appeals court today vacated a 2 1/2-year prison sentence handed to a North Hollywood man who shined a laser at a business jet and then aimed the "commercial-grade" device at a police helicopter sent to find the source.

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  17. Appeals Court Upholds Santa Monica Ban on Park Nativity SceneRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Patch.com

    A city ban on Exhibitions of Nativity Scenes at Palisades Park does not violate anyone's freedom of speech, a three-judge panel ruled. A federal appeals court today upheld a ban on the exhibition of Christmas Nativity scenes in a Santa Monica park.

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  18. Appeals court upholds ban on Nativity scene displaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Fresno Bee

    In this Dec. 13, 2011 file photo, a man walks past two of the traditional Nativity scenes along Ocean Avenue at Palisades Park in Santa Monica, Calif. A federal appeals court has upheld a decision by a Southern California city that banned unattended Nativity scene displays in a public park.

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  19. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Lucianne.com

    Tennessee school kids were served freezer meat from 2009-and in some cases children possibly ate pork roast almost as old as they are. Hawkins County officials acknowledged its cafeterias dished out the flaky, six-year-old slabs last week, after a lunchroom worker at an elementary school leaked photos of the mystery meat.

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  20. 9th Circ. Shuts Door on LA Christmas TraditionRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Courthouse News Service

    Though nativity scenes in its Palisades Park are a decades-long tradition, Santa Monica, Calif.' s new ban on the practice is legal, the 9th Circuit ruled Thursday, because it bars all wintertime displays regardless of content.

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