District of Columbia Circuit Court of Appeals Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. What you need to know about appointing a special prosecutorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 6 | CBS News

    Congressional Democrats, mostly . And they want one because they don't think the Trump administration is capable of investigating itself when it comes to President Trump's ties to Russia .

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  2. Scalia's Papers Donated to Law SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 6 | Harvard Crimson

    The family of late Supreme Court Justice Antonin G. Scalia will donate his legal and academic papers to the Harvard Law School Library, the Law School announced Monday. The papers derive primarily from Scalia's time on the Supreme Court and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, but also from his earlier work in the U.S. Department of Justice and in other roles.

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  3. Trump to scrap Obama climate plan, costly coal rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 6 | Washington Examiner

    President Trump plans to sign an executive order this week that scraps two major Obama energy and climate regulations in one fell swoop. The presidential executive order aims to roll back the Clean Power Plan, the centerpiece of former President Barack Obama's climate agenda, and the Interior Department's moratorium on new coal mining leases, which Trump has vowed to quash during his first 100 days in office.

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  4. CFTC Announces Daniel J. Davis as General CounselRead the original story

    Monday Mar 6 | PressReleasePoint

    U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission Acting Chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo today announced that Daniel J. Davis has been named the agency's General Counsel. Mr. Davis comes to the CFTC from the law firm of Proskauer Rose LLP, where he was Special Counsel in the Labor & Employment Law Department.

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  5. DC Court Rules in Favor of Wyoming Wolf DelistingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 6 | AmmoLand

    MISSOULA, Mont. - - The Washington DC Court of Appeals issued a ruling in favor of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service , State of Wyoming, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation and others regarding the delisting of wolves from the Endangered Species List in Wyoming.

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  6. What's a - Harangue' at the Supreme Court? You'll Know It When You Hear ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 6 | Bloomberg

    A federal appeals court in Washington upheld the words "harangue" and "oration" in a criminal law used to charge five people for staging protests in the high court chamber on April 1, 2015. The meaning of the words is clear, the appellate court said.

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  7. Citing 'My Cousin Vinny,' DC Circuit Upholds SCOTUS Protest BanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | Law.com

    A federal appeals panel on Friday upheld the law barring anyone from making "a harangue or oration" at the U.S. Supreme Court-the latest in a series of rulings protecting the high court from protesters inside the building or on its grounds . The ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit stemmed from a coordinated protest that interrupted a public session of the Supreme Court on April 1, 2015.

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  8. Federal Court Cites 'My Cousin Vinny' In Decision Against Left-Wing DemonstratorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 5 | The Daily Caller

    The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit ruled that a group of left-wing demonstrators may face federal charges for disrupting proceedings at the Supreme Court in an opinion that cited the hit American comedy "My Cousin Vinny." A group of activists styled "99Rise," who advocate against corporate political expenditures, heckled the justices during oral arguments April 1, 2015, one day before the first anniversary of the Court's McCutcheon v.

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  9. Wyoming's wolves could soon be shot on sightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 5 | WPTV Local News

    On Friday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit stripped wolves of their federal protections. The ruling allows the state to reintroduce its 2011 wolf management plan, which treats wolves as vermin.

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  10. Appeals court will reconsider ruling on consumer agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    A federal appeals court said Thursday it will reconsider an earlier ruling that would have made it easier for President Donald Trump to fire the head of the government's consumer finance watchdog agency. The decision offers at least temporary job security for Richard Cordray, the director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau who has been attacked by Republicans for his aggressive oversight of the banking industry.

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  11. Court of Appeals approves request on NAWS ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 4 | Minot Daily News

    The DC Circuit Court of Appeals issued a victory for North Dakota Friday on the Northwest Area Water Supply Project, approving the state's request to be allowed to begin paper design work of a water treatment plant. The design work is expected to take approximately 20 months, with construction taking an additional two years.

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  12. Federal appeals court orders gray wolves removed from endangered species listRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 4 | Jurist

    Once nearly extinct, the gray wolf population has made a recovery such that it no longer meets the requirement to be considered endangered in Wyoming. The Secretary, with promises from Wyoming to maintain at least 10 breeding pairs and 100 total gray wolves in the state, sought to remove the animal from the list.

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  13. Visually impaired get help from BEP through U.S. Currency Reader ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 25 | Coin World

    Federal Reserve notes are not particularly easy for the visually impaired to use, though changes are coming. Meanwhile, the U.S. Currency Reader Program provides a currency reader, called iBill, for free to eligible applicants.

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  14. Court declines to enjoin Dept. of Education termination of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | JD Supra

    In December 2016, the Secretary of Education issued a decision adopting the decision of the Department of Education's Senior Department Official terminating and withdrawing the Department's recognition of the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools as a nationally recognized accrediting agency. Earlier this week, the D.C. federal district court denied ACICS' motion for a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction .

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  15. No Delay in Silica Rule ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Painting/Wallcovering Contractor

    The legal challenge against the new federal respirable silica rule remains on schedule, despite a recent attempt to delay proceedings. A panel of federal judges recently denied a motion for a 60-day delay - an effort the petitioners said might have given President Donald Trump's administration time to examine the rule.

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  16. SEC will not appeal ruling preventing certain retroactive penaltiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Rational Review

    "The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has decided not to appeal a court ruling that limited its ability to punish bad actors for misconduct that predated the 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall Street reforms, the agency announced Thursday. The SEC's decision comes after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia ruled in January that the regulator overstepped its authority when it barred attorney and stock broker Gregory Bartko from working in various financial services sectors, including the transfer agent and municipal securities industries.

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  17. Justice Ginsburg Doubtful America Is Becoming Great AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    "We are not as mindful of what makes America great", she told an audience at George Washington University in Washington. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg says she intends to be on the High Court through 2017, but is leaving open when she might step down.

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  18. Is There a Statute of Limitations on Disgorgement?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | JD Supra

    How long does the Securities and Exchange Commission have to bring a lawsuit asking for disgorgement of unlawful gains? The United States Supreme Court will decide that issue this term in Kokesh v. Securities and Exchange Commission .

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  19. U.S. SEC will not appeal ruling preventing certain retroactive penaltiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Reuters

    The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has decided not to appeal a court ruling that limited its ability to punish bad actors for misconduct that predated the 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall Street reforms, the agency announced Thursday. The SEC's decision comes after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia ruled in January that the regulator overstepped its authority when it barred attorney and stock broker Gregory Bartko from working in various financial services sectors, including the transfer agent and municipal securities industries.

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  20. North Carolina asks out of lawsuit challenging federal planRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2017 | WBTV

    State Department of Environmental Quality Secretary Michael Regan is asking a federal appeals court to allow the agency to withdraw from a legal challenge to part of the federal Clean Power Plan. A statement from the department said the motion to withdraw from the case was filed with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia by N.C. Attorney General Josh Stein on behalf of Regan and the agency.

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