The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday unanimously ruled that foreclosure lawyers are not debt collectors, ending a Colorado man's years-long effort to gut the state's century-old public trustee.. Denver Post - Published
According to a report by Reuters, on Tuesday, the Illinois Supreme Court denied a request by state prosecutors to hold a new sentencing hearing for former Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke who was..
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Monday that U.S. sanctions against Iran were "crimes against humanity" and said Tehran would file a legal case against U.S. officials for imposing difficulties..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court is ruling unanimously that the Constitution's ban on excessive fines applies to the states, an outcome that could help efforts to rein in police seizure of property..
President Donald Trump's longtime political ally Roger Stone arrived at federal court in Washington, D.C. Tuesday morning, to be arraigned on seven criminal counts after becoming the latest member of..
“If a member of the [Dutch Reformed] Church is permitted to study to become a Minister in that Church, but disallowed to engage in his or her profession only due to the fact that he or she would be.. Catholic Culture - Published
The Illinois Supreme Court on Tuesday denied a request by state prosecutors to hold a new sentencing hearing for ex-Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke who was sentenced to nearly seven years in.. Reuters - Published
On March 7, 2019 the NH Supreme Court ruled that an employee's worker's compensation carrier was wrong to deny reimbursement for the cost of medical marijuana to an employee recovering from a work.. Mondaq - Published
Otis Boone was convicted of two cellphone robberies and sentenced to 25 years in prison. He was acquitted in a retrial after a court ruled jurors must be told of the risks of witness IDs. NYTimes.com - Published
A New York court rules that the Constitution does not shield President Trump from allegations of misconduct before he took office. The case has echoes of Paula Jones’s suit against President Clinton. NYTimes.com - Published
Gun control advocates touted the ruling as providing a possible roadmap for victims of other mass shootings to circumvent a long-criticized federal law that shields gun manufacturers from liability in.. CBS 2 - Published Also reported by •Deseret News
The firearms industry was dealt a potential legal setback. Connecticut's top court ruled Remington can be sued over how it marketed the Bushmaster rifle used in the Sandy Hook school shooting. Jeff.. CBS News - Published
Ethiopia crash black boxes arrive in France for analysis
HEJERE, Ethiopia (AP) — Flight recorders from a doomed Ethiopian Airlines flight have arrived in France for analysis. Meanwhile,.. SeattlePI.com - Published
A panel of New York appellate judges have ruled that a defamation suit against President Donald Trump may move forward. The suit concerns Summer Zervos, one of the many women who have accused Trump of.. Gothamist - Published
A state Supreme Court committee of Colorado judges and lawyers is to secretly decide whether to make changes to court rules that have allowed thousands of criminal and civil cases to be secreted from.. Denver Post - Published
NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with Bloomberg reporter Polly Mosendz about the Connecticut Supreme Court's ruling that Sandy Hook families are not barred from suing the gun manufacturer Remington. NPR - Published
An appeals court in New York ruled on Thursday that a lawsuit by a former “Apprentice” contestant who accused President Trump of unwanted kisses and groping can proceed – shutting down claims by.. FOXNews.com - Published
The Connecticut Supreme Court on Thursday allowed a lawsuit against Remington Outdoor Co Inc to go ahead, giving families who lost loved ones in the 2012 Sandy Hook shooting the chance to pursue their.. Reuters - Published
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Supreme Court has ruled in favor of a Nashville television reporter sued for defamation by the local district attorney. Tennessee’s fair report privilege.. Seattle Times - Published
Columbus, Ohio, Mar 13, 2019 / 11:00 am (CNA).- A state law in Ohio that effectively defunds Planned Parenthood is legal, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled on Tuesday in a split decision. The.. CNA - Published
A federal appellate court has ruled that well drilling engineers can be classified as contractors, which could be the first time the court has weighed in on how federal labor law applies to workers in.. bizjournals - Published