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6th Circuit criticizes lawyer’s ‘outlandish’ comparisons, tosses challenge to lawn mowing fine

Aug 4, 2015, 05:45 am CDT

A federal appeals court has tossed a homeowner’s suit claiming his due process rights were violated when he was charged $600 by city of Howell, Michigan, for refusing to mow the curb strip in front of his home.

The Cincinnati-based 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals tossed the suit by… full story

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