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  1. Federal appeals court clears way for FedEx drivers to sue for unpaid wages and benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Raw Story

    Groups of mostly former FedEx drivers in California and Oregon can move forward with lawsuits alleging they are owed unpaid wages and benefits under state and federal labor laws after a U.S. appeals court said Wednesday they were employees, not independent contractors.

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  2. 'Seismic' 9th Cir. rulings nix FedEx claim its drivers aren't...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | ABA Journal

    In a significant victory for FedEx drivers who contend they have been misclassified as independent contractors, a federal appeals court on Wednesday reversed a finding in multidistrict litigation in Indiana and held that nearly 2,700 plaintiffs in California and Oregon are in fact employees.

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  3. 'NOM's appeal denied to defend Oregon marriage law'Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Law.com

    "NOM's appeal denied to defend Oregon marriage law": The Salem Statesman Journal has a news update that begins, "The right of same-sex couples to marry in Oregon was further solidified Wednesday afternoon through a ruling issued by the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals."

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  4. Lawsuit targeting FedEx-driver work conditions can proceedRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Thousands of California-based FedEx drivers can press forward with a class-action lawsuit over work conditions imposed by the shipping colossus, a federal appeals court ruled on Thursday.

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  5. 9th Circuit Rules For Repatriating SkeletonsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Courthouse News Service

    The 9th Circuit on Wednesday refused to overturn the repatriation of 9,000-year-old skeletons to the Kumeyaay Indian Tribes.

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  6. Contractors score legal victory against FedEx GroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Business Journal

    The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, reversing previous District Court decisions in Oregon and California, on Wednesday ruled that 2,300 individuals working for FedEx Ground should be considered employees instead of independent contractors.

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  7. Federal appeals court dismisses anti-gay marriage group's bid to halt Oregon same-sex marriagesRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Oregonian

    Deana Geiger and Janine Nelson kiss after exchanging vows in Multnomah County's first gay marriage of 2014.

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  8. US FedEx drivers ruled employeesRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Truck News

    Over two thousand FedEx drivers in California can now consider themselves employees and not contractors-at least for the time being.

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  9. U.S. rules FedEx Ground drivers are employees, can file lawsuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | The Globe and Mail

    A Federal Express truck makes its way down a freeway in San Diego, California on August 22, 2014.

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  10. 9th Circuit Denies NOM Request To Halt Gay Marriages In Oregon: READRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 9 | Towleroad

    The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has blocked a request from the National Organization for Marriage to halt gay marriages in Oregon, The Oregonian reports: The action comes in the wake of the May 19 decision by U.S. District Court Judge Michael McShane in Eugene to strike down Oregon's ban on same-sex marriage.

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  11. Reversal by 9th Circuit in FedEx Overtime CaseRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Courthouse News Service

    FedEx misclassified more than 3,000 delivery drivers in California and Oregon as independent contractors rather than employees, the 9th Circuit ruled Wednesday.

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  12. Court rules FedEx Ground drivers employees, not independent contractors, reverses earlier findingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Trucker

    An attorney for plaintiffs in the suit said, "This ruling will have seismic impact on this industry and the lives of FedEx Ground drivers in California."

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  13. Federal appeals court hears cases in GuamRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | West Hawaii Today

    Guam is hosting the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for arguments for the first time in 12 years.

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  14. Decolonization Registry fails to meet minimumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Pacific Daily News

    Plaintiff Arnold Davis sits alongside with his wife, Noni Davis, before the start of Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Circuit hearings at the U.S. District Court in Hagta, yesterday.

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  15. Plebiscite appeal heard: 9th Circuit judges take on political status voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Pacific Daily News

    Discrimination case: Plantiff Arnold "Dave" Davis, right, shakes hands with 9th Circuit Court of Appeals Judge N. Randy Smith prior to the start of hearings for appeal cases at the U.S. District Court in Hagta, yesterday.

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  16. Court Finds That Workforce Of FedEx Ground Drivers Are Employees, Not Independent ContractorsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | The Paramus Post

    Today, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeal ruled that a class of 2,300 individuals working for FedEx Ground was misclassified as independent contractors instead of employees.

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  17. Appeals Court Rules Some FedEx Ground Workers Are EmployeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Transport Topics

    In the latest decision on worker status, a federal appeals court in California ruled that 2,300 workers at FedEx Corp.'s Ground unit were employees and not contractors to the package delivery company.

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  18. N.D. Cal. Just Opened the Damages UmbrellaRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | JD Supra

    In County of San Mateo v. CSL, Limited , Case No. 3:10-cv-05686-JSC , the Northern District of California held that California's antitrust law, the Cartwright Act, allows the recovery of umbrella damages.

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  19. Federal Appeals Court: Officers Can't Anally Probe Inmate Without Medical Assistance Or WarrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | ThinkProgress

    Corrections officers violated the Constitution when they probed an inmate's anal cavity to search and remove suspected drugs without any medical assistance, a federal appeals court ruled this week.

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  20. Federal Court Issues Decision in Appeal of Three Contractor CasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Business Wire

    FedEx Ground, a subsidiary of FedEx Corporation, reports today that a decision by a three-judge panel of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit reversed previous rulings by the District Court for the Northern District of Indiana in three class action cases involving mostly former independent contractors for FedEx Ground.

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