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  • extended protections against discrimination to gay and lesbians.Now, three judges on the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals - all appointed by Democrats and two of whom joined in the civil rights ruling this year - are set to hear arguments...

...into Resurrection Bay at Seward, a federal appeals court ruled Wednesday.A three-judge panel of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals reversed a decision by U.S. District Court Judge Tim Burgess and ruled that coal dropped into the ocean by the...

...said he would have upheld the reasoning of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit."The only remaining Canning prevailed in the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, and two other appeals...

...four military veterans.Initially, Brown said she couldn't rule on the case. In 2012, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals reversed that decision and sent the case back to her.Brown said placement on the no-fly list turns routine travel...

...stopped when the U.S. Supreme Court stayed that ruling, pending an appeal now before the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. Four of those couples have asked a federal appeals court to allow Utah to recognizing their marriages."Certainly...
What others say: Economies, like species, must evolve or die

...Rule.The U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled 2-1 this week to reinstate...but the fact the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals returned it is a positive sign...disagree with a higher one, but the court of appeals ruling should hold some weight...
U.S. memo justifying drone killings released

...the Justice Department's Office of Legal Counsel. He was recently confirmed as a judge in the 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Boston.U.S. officials considered al-Awlaki to be an inspirational leader of al-Qaida, and they have linked...
What others say: No Roadless Rule in the Tongass

Alaska will take the win.A 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals agreed this week that the Tongass National Forest is exempt from the Clinton-era Roadless Rule.The ruling allows road building...
Rich Lowry: Obamacare's master of false assurance

...anything along those lines, no.News of the extension of the enrollment period came on the same day that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia heard arguments in Halbig v. Sebelius, a case involving arguably the most sweeping...
Shell looks for silver linings in decision to cancel 2014 drill season 2012, one in the Chukchi Sea and one in the Beaufort Sea.Shell's latest setback is the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeal ruling invalidating part of the environmental impact statement, or EIS, for the 2008 Chukchi Sea lease sale.It...


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