463 ABA Journal 3rd Circuit Court articles.
Dec 9, 2019 10:14 AM CST
Nov 19, 2019 4:35 PM CST
Audit concludes financial wrongdoing cost law school $1.6M
The University of Texas School of Law has tightened its financial controls after an internal audit concluded that a former employee’s improprieties…
Sep 18, 2019 4:32 PM CDT
The Pennsylvania House of Representatives didn’t violate the Constitution when it barred nonbelievers from delivering prayers before legislative sessions, a federal appeals court has ruled.
The Philadelphia-based 3rd U.S. Circuit…
Aug 28, 2019 11:01 AM CDT
Shooter of unarmed black man found guilty of manslaughter; sheriff hadn’t charged him
Michael Drejka’s self-defense argument didn’t succeed when Florida jurors convicted him of manslaughter Friday for fatally shooting…
Aug 26, 2019 4:17 PM CDT
A legal malpractice plaintiff can’t hold a lawyer liable for her husband’s legal work when the plaintiff didn’t rely on representations that the lawyers were practicing together, a federal appeals…
Aug 23, 2019 12:54 PM CDT
What had started as a pre-internet computer crime law affecting national security and finance has become a statute that prosecutors, plaintiff attorneys and defense counsels agree isn’t right for its time, and maybe never was. Even with broad agreement on the problem, however, the solution is less clear.
Aug 19, 2019 6:00 AM CDT
Aug 2, 2019 9:54 AM CDT
A New Jersey condominium association’s sex-segregated pool schedule discriminates against women in its “allotment of favorable swimming times,” a federal appeals court ruled Monday.
A three-judge panel of the 3rd…
Apr 24, 2019 9:20 AM CDT
A federal appeals court ruled Monday that the city of Philadelphia can sever its contract with a Catholic foster care agency that refuses to place children with same-sex couples.
Apr 23, 2019 11:02 AM CDT
A judicial ethics probe of President Donald Trump’s older sister, Circuit Judge Maryanne Trump Barry, has ended with her retirement from the federal judiciary.
Four individuals had filed ethics complaints…
Apr 11, 2019 9:15 AM CDT
If you search the internet for banana quotes, you’ll find this one, reportedly uttered by Microsoft founder Bill Gates: “Intellectual property has the shelf life of a banana.”
Apr 5, 2019 7:00 AM CDT
On Wednesday, the U.S. Senate confirmed Neomi Rao to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, a month after she apologized for insensitivity in college…
Mar 13, 2019 4:11 PM CDT
A Delaware constitutional requirement for political balance between Republicans and Democrats on top state courts violates a First Amendment right to political association, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday.
Feb 6, 2019 7:00 AM CST
A federal appeals court on Wednesday upheld New Jersey’s ban on firearm magazines holding more than 10 rounds.
The 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals at Philadelphia ruled 2-1 that…
Dec 6, 2018 9:50 AM CST