559 ABA Journal 5th Circuit Court articles.
A federal appeals court has refused to refer to a transgender inmate by her preferred female pronouns and rejected her request to change court records to reflect her new name.…
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The U.S. Supreme Court has multiple high-profile cases on its docket this term, including cases to be argued in early 2020 on state aid to religion, abortion and President Donald Trump’s desire to shield his personal finances from government subpoenas.
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Updated: A Texas lawyer is accused of bringing a handgun last Friday to the Denton law office that had just fired her.
Police arrested Petrina Thompson, 53, and charged her…
Nov 19, 2019 11:21 AM CST
Arizona bans photos and broadcasts outside appellate-level courts
Arizona’s chief justice has banned photos, videos and live broadcasting outside appellate-level courts in the state, including the state supreme court. The…
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Sitting president can’t be prosecuted even if he shot someone, Trump lawyer argues
A sitting president couldn’t be investigated and prosecuted by New York authorities even if he shot someone…
Oct 23, 2019 4:47 PM CDT
To criminalize public website scraping castrates an open internet by curtailing access to information, says ABA Journal Legal Affairs Writer Jason Tashea. This isn’t just an issue for internet startups and academic researchers but also the legal community.
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