581 ABA Journal 11th Circuit Court articles.
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
• A prominent DUI lawyer from Petersburg, Virginia, has been charged with his wife in an alleged attack on their driver that began during a limo ride and ended at…
Jul 30, 2019 5:05 PM CDT
A federal appeals court has affirmed a decision to remove a holdout juror from a case after he called female jurors “bitches” and referred to others as “white asses.”
Jul 30, 2019 10:34 AM CDT
• A daughter of former FBI Director James Comey is one of the lead prosecutors in the federal sex trafficking case against billionaire Jeffrey Epstein. Maurene Comey is an assistant…
Jul 11, 2019 4:30 PM CDT
Disability rights advocates say web accessibility, the practice of designing and coding websites so that people with disabilities can use them, can be accomplished through simple changes, such as changing color contrast and adding video captions. However, the legal landscape surrounding web accessibility has become more complex.
Jul 1, 2019 2:15 AM CDT
Some songs or albums move the law. A band or artist will be involved in a lawsuit so groundbreaking and important that it will set a precedent, either enshrined in law or otherwise binding future generations.
Jul 1, 2019 12:05 AM CDT
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas said Friday the Supreme Court’s abortion jurisprudence “has spiraled out of control” and has to be reevaluated.
“We cannot continue blinking the reality of…
Jun 28, 2019 1:56 PM CDT
The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Monday to decide whether annotations of the Georgia state code can be copyrighted.
The court agreed to decide Georgia’s appeal in its suit for…
Jun 24, 2019 1:53 PM CDT
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U.S. Bankruptcy Judge John Olson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, is by all accounts a brilliant man. But controversy swirls around him because of his tough actions against lawyers and litigants…
Apr 1, 2019 7:00 AM CDT
A federal appeals court on Monday upheld the release of grand jury records in the 1946 lynching of two black couples in Georgia.
The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals…
Feb 13, 2019 9:19 AM CST
Updated: The U.S. Supreme Court granted a request on Thursday night by the Alabama Office of the Attorney General to let it proceed with the execution of a Muslim…
Feb 7, 2019 1:15 PM CST
Qualified immunity protects a former Georgia prosecutor accused of defaming a man in retaliation for his bid for wrongful-conviction compensation, a federal appeals court has ruled.
The 11th U.S. Circuit…
Jan 30, 2019 7:00 AM CST