385 ABA Journal D.C. Circuit Court articles.
New refugees no longer welcome in Texas, governor says
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced in a letter released Friday that the state will not take new refugees under a federal…
Jan 13, 2020 2:42 PM CST
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.
Jan 2, 2020 9:37 AM CSTblocking four federal executions during a review of the lethal injection procedure adopted by the U.S. Department of Justice.
Dec 9, 2019 11:00 AM CST
DC Circuit declines to stay or vacate injunction stopping federal executions
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit has declined to stay or vacate a judge’s…
Dec 2, 2019 3:57 PM CST
Nov 19, 2019 4:35 PM CST
Ginsburg contracts stomach bug
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg missed oral arguments Wednesday because of an illness. A court spokeswoman said Ginsburg stayed home because of a stomach…
Nov 14, 2019 4:16 PM CST
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Oct 11, 2019 12:15 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.
Sep 23, 2019 6:30 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
• Equifax has agreed to pay up to $700 million to settle state and federal claims related to a 2017 data breach that exposed the information of 147 million consumers.…
Jul 22, 2019 4:15 PM CDT
Jun 17, 2019 7:00 AM CDT
A federal appeals court has ruled that federal law protects online search engines from liability when they translate information from sham websites into pinpoints on a map.
The U.S. Court…
Jun 12, 2019 7:00 AM CDT
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen G. Breyer said Monday that the high court should consider whether the Constitution permits continued detention of Guantanamo detainees.
Breyer called for Supreme Court action…
Jun 10, 2019 11:14 AM CDT