KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri appeals court has ruled that the former superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol overstepped her authority when she fired a trooper who was driving a.. Seattle Times - Published
In a 2-1 ruling, an Australian appeals court has upheld the conviction of Cardinal George Pell on charges of sexually abusing two choir boys in the Melbourne cathedral in 1996. Catholic Culture - Published
Planned Parenthood is withdrawing from the federal title ten family planning program. This will impact the funding of Rochester's planned parenthood office. The Trump Administration created a new rule..
A South Florida appeals court Wednesday rejected an attempt by accused Parkland school shooter Nikolas Cruz to prevent disclosure of the names of mental-health experts who visit him in jail as part of..
On Monday, Bill Cosby's lawyers will ask a Pennsylvania appeals court to throw out his sexual assault conviction. According to Reuters, they are arguing the trial judge committed errors that deprived..
Reuters reports that Sarah Palin can pursue her defamation claims against the NY Times. A federal appeals court revived her defamation lawsuit against the publication. Palin sued over an editorial that..
Pointing to a controversial state standard about expert-witness testimony, a divided appeals court Wednesday ordered a new trial for a man convicted of vehicular manslaughter in a high-speed crash that..
Minor-league baseball players can sue big-league clubs for minimum wage violations in Arizona and other states, a federal court has ruled. The Arizona Capitol Times reports the 9th U.S. Circuit Court.. bizjournals - Published
A massive coal export terminal, proposed for the Columbia River at Longview, suffered a severe blow in court on Tuesday. The State Court of Appeals upheld a decision by the Department of Ecology not.. SeattlePI.com - Published
WASHINGTON (AP) — Dozens of legal briefs supporting fired funeral director Aimee Stephens at the Supreme Court use “she” and “her” to refer to the transgender woman. So does the appeals court.. Seattle Times - Published
New York City rules limiting the number of art and book vendors in four popular Manhattan parks are constitutional, a state appeals court ruled on Tuesday, overturning an injunction against the rules. Reuters - Published
Folks driving through Everett recently may have seen a readerboard outside a bikini barista stand that accuses the city of caring “more about bikinis than drugs and our homeless crisis.” It’s a.. Seattle Times - Published
A U.S. appeals court has declined once again to immediately halt new Trump administration rules that bar taxpayer-funded clinics from referring patients for abortions.The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of.. Newsmax - Published
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A U.S. appeals court has declined once again to immediately halt new Trump administration rules that bar taxpayer-funded clinics from referring patients for abortions. The 9th.. Seattle Times - Published
A federal appeals court has expanded a lawsuit by minor league baseball players alleging they are being paid less than minimum wage
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RENO, Nev. (AP) — Nevada isn't giving up its push to get the Trump administration to remove weapons-grade plutonium that was secretly shipped to a site near Las Vegas last year, learning from an.. SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
A federal appeals court sided with the Trump administration on Friday in the legal battle over its efforts to limit asylum claims from Central America – blocking, for now, a nationwide injunction.. FOXNews.com - Published
HOUSTON (AP) — A federal appeals court ruling will allow the Trump administration to begin rejecting asylum at some parts of the U.S.-Mexico border for migrants who arrived after transiting through a.. Seattle Times - Published
STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. (AP) — An appeals court says a Detroit suburb violated no laws when it cleared City Council chambers during a meeting about construction of a mosque. The Detroit News reports.. Seattle Times - Published
A federal appeals court said foreign-born students may sue the U.S. government over claims it wrongfully canceled their visas, following a sting where it set up a fake university to entrap corrupt visa.. Reuters - Published
A federal appeals court has halted an execution scheduled for Thursday of a man convicted of raping a woman and then killing her and her boyfriend with the help of a group of friends 13 years ago. Reuters - Published
HOUSTON (AP) — A federal appeals court has granted a stay of execution to a Texas inmate just one day before he was scheduled to die for the fatal shooting of a 23-year-old woman during a carjacking.. Seattle Times - Published
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — For the first time in Brazil, a federal appeals court has ruled that torture committed during the country’s military dictatorship does not fall under an amnesty law. Lawyers.. Seattle Times - Published
WASHINGTON (AP) — Raising the stakes in a standoff over women's health, Planned Parenthood said Wednesday it will leave the federal family planning program within days unless a court puts a hold on.. SeattlePI.com - Published
A South Florida appeals court Wednesday rejected an attempt by accused Parkland school shooter Nikolas Cruz to prevent disclosure of the names of mental-health experts who visit him in jail as part of.. cbs4.com - Published
Siding with the Florida Retail Federation and upholding the constitutionality of state laws, an appeals court Wednesday rejected a 2016 move by the city of Coral Gables to ban the use of Styrofoam food.. cbs4.com - Published