Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. 'Ninth Circuit poised to resolve major free speech issue in secret proceeding'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 22 | The Washington Post

    Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has issued an order signed only by the Clerk declaring that a significant free speech issue bearing on the rights of anonymous Internet users will be decided in a totally secret proceeding, involving sealed briefs, a sealed record, and without any help from would-be amici seeking to explain the dangers posed by the proceedinga .

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  2. Dept. Of Health In Arkansas Says You Can Have A Medical Marijuana Card Or Gun, Not BothRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 22 | Right Wing News

    This is seriously messed up. The Arkansas Department of Health is now telling those applying for medical marijuana cards that they can either have the pain-killing drug or guns, but not both.

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  3. Tip-Pooling Restrictions Slated To Be Rescinded, Labor Department AnnouncesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 22 | JD Supra

    The U.S. Department of Labor plans to propose a full rescission of the controversial tip-pooling restrictions impacting employers who pay tipped employees the full minimum wage directly sometime in August, according to a regulatory agenda published recently . This news should come as a welcome relief to employers in the hospitality industry, especially those operating in the 9th Circuit which includes the states of California, Nevada, Washington, Arizona, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Hawaii, and Alaska where a divisive 2016 appellate court decision has operated the last several years to handcuff a substantial number of businesses.

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  4. Arctic Slope Regional Corporation Joins State Of Alaska And Native...Read the original story

    Saturday Jul 22 | Newkerala.com

    ANCHORAGE, Ala., July 21, 2017 : Arctic Slope Regional Corporation today filed a petition for writ of certiorari with the U.S. Supreme Court in response to a Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruling in October of last year. The ruling upheld the National Marine Fisheries Service 2012 decision listing the Alaska population of the bearded seal as a threatened species under the Endangered Species Act .

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  5. in Re: OptuminsightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | FindLaw

    This petition arises out of an order of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California compelling OptumInsight, Inc. to produce documents related to the conception and first sale of its healthcare analytics software. The district court found that OptumInsight's predecessor company intentionally waived privilege over these topics.

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  6. 'The Originalist' draws appellate judges to weigh in on Scalia legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 1 | ABA Journal

    As the stage play The Originalist opens, the audience finds Justice Antonin Scalia comparing opera-which the justice famously loved-to his judicial philosophy. "There's a sanctity to the score.

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  7. CEI Opposes Unfair Art.com SettlementRead the original story

    Friday Jul 21 | PressReleasePoint

    Objecting today to the class action settlement in Knapp v. Art.com, the Competitive Enterprise Institute's Center for Class Action Fairness opposes the settlement which provides class members with a $10 voucher while class counsel rakes in $745,000 in fees.

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  8. HIAS a glada Supreme Court upholds decision to add grandparents, grandchildren to family defintionRead the original story

    Friday Jul 21 | Jewish Community Voice

    The Jewish resettlement agency HIAS praised a Supreme Court ruling for expanding the definition of family ties in the Trump administration's travel ban, but lamented its upholding, for now, a ban on refugees. The order Wednesday issued by the Supreme Court preserves a lower court's temporary order to broaden the administration's interpretation of "bona fide" family ties to include grandparents and grandchildren.

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  9. Arizona Libertarian Party Appeals Ballot Access Case to Ninth CircuitRead the original story

    Friday Jul 21 | Ballot Access News

    On July 21, the Arizona Libertarian Party filed a notice of appeal in Libertarian Party of Arizona v Reagan, the lawsuit over ballot access for Libertarian Party members who want to get on their own party's primary ballot. The U.S. District Court had upheld the law earlier this month.

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  10. Special Immigration Alert - July 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | JD Supra

    On July 17, 2017, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services released a new version of Form I-9. Form I-9 is used to authenticate and record the identity and employment authorization of every new employee hired to work in the United States.

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  11. Ninth Circuit Reconsiders, Nixes Deceptive Labeling Claim Against GerberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | JD Supra

    Baby food maker Gerber has scored a partial victory in a false labeling would be class action. The Ninth Circuit in Bruton v.

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  12. Abortion rights groups file lawsuit to block Texas ban on second-trimester procedureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | Jurist

    The complaint was filed in response to Senate Bill 8 [materials], which was signed in law [JURIST report] in June by Texas Governor Greg Abbott [official website]. The bill bans second trimester dilation and evacuation procedures, a safe and widely used method that can be performed in an outpatient setting.

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  13. Third Circuit Rules that a Single Voicemail on a Cell Phone is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | JD Supra

    In another court's journey into the murky waters of constitutional standing post- Spokeo , the Third Circuit Court of Appeals concluded that one single voicemail on a consumer's cell phone is sufficient to confer standing under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act . In Sussino v.

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  14. Ninth Circuit Relies on Escobar to Revive False Claims Act Suit Against Pharmaceutical ManufacturerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | JD Supra

    On July 7, 2017, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit reversed a federal district court's dismissal of a False Claims Act whistleblower suit in at the time the suit was dismissed for failure to state a claim under Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 12 . , two former Gilead employees filed a qui tam FCA suit alleging in part that Gilead manufactured key ingredients in certain anti-retroviral drugs at an unapproved facility and then made false representations to the Food and Drug Administration concerning its manufacture of the drugs and subsequent instances of drug contamination.

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  15. Ninth Circuit Denies Motion for Further Mandamus Relief in Chlorpyrifos ProceedingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | JD Supra

    On July 18, 2017, a panel of three judges at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued an order denying petitioners' Pesticide Action Network North America and the Natural Resources Defense Council Motion for Further Mandamus in the chlorpyrifos proceedings. In that motion, Petitioners asked the court to grant further mandamus relief, asserting that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's denial of Petitioners' petition to revoke all food tolerances and cancel all chlorpyrifos registrations was inadequate because it contained "no new safety findings" and no "final determination as to whether chlorpyifos food tolerances must be revoked."

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  16. Report: Senate Bill Would Legalize 1.8 Million 'Dreamers'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | The Daily Caller

    Children hold banners and placards while listening to speakers at a rally outside the 9th Circuit federal court in Pasadena, California on July 16, 2015, where Immigrant rights organizations, labor, and Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals recipients from Arizona and Los Angeles gathered. After a multiple-year legal battle, the state of Arizona's embattled efforts to deny driver's licenses to immigrants who have been granted DACA under a federal program will face what could be yet another blow to Arizona when the Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit hears oral arguments this Thursday in a lawsuit brought by civil rights groups challenging the discriminatory policy.

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  17. Judge denies ex-Sheriff Lee Baca's request to stay free while appealing his convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca outside the Los Angeles federal courthouse earlier this year after he was convicted of obstruction of justice and other charges. A judge denied his request to remain free on bond while he appeals his conviction.

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  18. Trump EPA Takes On Greens' Science AssaultRead the original story

    Friday Jul 21 | Scientific Blogging

    ... (NRDC), who filed the original petition in 2007, appealed Pruitt's decision before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. The court denied their appeal this week. But the court only rejected it on procedural grounds, explaining that the greens must ...

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  19. Court Splits Baby Food Case Against GerberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | FindLaw

    A federal appeals court threw out claims that Gerber deceived consumers about its baby food, but said the plaintiff may sue for unfair competition. The U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed in part, reversed in part, and remanded Bruton v.

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  20. Should Judges Be More Skeptical of Forensics?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | FindLaw

    This month, judges at the U.S. Ninth Circuit Judicial Council learned more about how faulty forensic evidence leads to exonerations. Legal experts told them to be skeptical of methods that don't pass scientific muster.

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