471 ABA Journal 3rd Circuit Court articles.
A federal judge is asking federal prosecutors and state disciplinary authorities to review lawyers’ conduct in connection with four mortgage fraud cases.
U.S. District Judge Harold Ackerman of Newark, N.J.,…
Jul 6, 2007 2:26 PM CDT
A federal appeals court has ruled that a lawyer for a discrimination plaintiff did not violate ethics rules by communicating directly with an employee for the defendant.
As a result,…
Jul 5, 2007 12:54 PM CDT
The 3rd Circuit tackles settlements that leave clients wanting, insurers burning
Jul 1, 2007 8:06 PM CDT
One date that’s on almost every federal judge’s calendar this summer is the meeting of his or her circuit of the U.S. Court of Appeals, at which trial and appellate…
Jul 1, 2007 7:04 PM CDT
A federal appeals court has overturned a lifetime ban on Internet use imposed on a man who pleaded guilty to receiving child pornography.
The 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals based in Philadelphia ruled the sentence violated a statute that requires post-prison restrictions on defendants to be narrowly tailored, the Legal Intelligencer reports.
Jun 11, 2007 1:28 PM CDT
A Philadelphia-based federal appeals court has refused to disqualify U.S. District Judge Arthur Schwab from presiding over the trial of coroner Cyril Wecht.
Apr 12, 2007 7:46 PM CDT
Supreme Court to Consider Interplay of Federal Funding and First Amendment
Dec 29, 2005 11:51 AM CST