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In Ballot Selfie Battle, Free Speech Beats Fear Of Voter Fraud

Reuters | Annum Masroor | Posted 10.27.2016 | Politics

NEW YORK Oct 26 (Reuters) - Voting is democracy’s most fundamental right and responsibility and recent federal court rulings say you have a constitu...

Appeals Court Sides With Trans Student Denied Access To High School Boys Bathroom

The Huffington Post | Cristian Farias | Posted 04.19.2016 | Politics

A federal appeals court on Tuesday ruled in favor of a trans student in Virginia who sued his county school board over a policy barring him from using...

New York Court Deals Trump A Super Tuesday Blow In Fraud Suit Over Trump U

Reuters | Annum Masroor | Posted 03.02.2016 | Politics

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump suffered a legal setback on Tuesday when a New York state court allowed a multi...

Trans Student Fights For His Right To Use The Boys Bathroom

Reuters | Igor Bobic | Posted 01.27.2016 | Politics

A U.S. appeals court heard arguments on Wednesday over whether a high school in Virginia should be ordered to allow a transgendered student to use the...

"Title Shopping" Exposed: Verizon's FiOS is Based on a Title II, FTTP Network. Shame They Never Told the Court, the FCC or the Public.

Bruce Kushnick | Posted 09.14.2014 | Business
Bruce Kushnick

After going through thousands of pages of Verizon's statements, filings at the FCC, and court documents, even listening to the oral arguments made by their lawyers, we can not find one place where Verizon told the regulators or the courts that Verizon's entire wireline FiOS deployment in every state is based on Title II.

Reagan-Appointed Judge Wants to Legalize Cocaine, Heroin, Meth, LSD

The Huffington Post | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 05.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A federal appeals court judge nominated by former President Ronald Reagan believes that all illegal drugs should be decriminalized and r...

Court Deals Huge Blow To Net Neutrality

Reuters | Posted 01.25.2014 | Technology

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday struck down the government's latest effort to require internet providers to treat all traffic t...

Appeals Court Denies Request For Emergency Ban On Gay Marriage In Utah

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

On Sunday, the United States 10th Circuit Court of Appeals denied Utah officials' emergency request to stop same-sex couples from marrying. The st...

Obama To Nominate Three To U.S. Appeals Court

Posted 06.04.2013 | Politics

By NEDRA PICKLER, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is simultaneously naming three nominees to the understaffed federal ap...

A (Semi-)Victory for Appropriation Art

Daniel Grant | Posted 06.26.2013 | Arts
Daniel Grant

There was a semi-big win for appropriation art, not to mention appropriation artist Richard Prince and New York's Gagosian Gallery. The U.S. Court of Appeals overturned a lower court ruling that found Prince had violated the copyright of French photographer Patrick Cariou.

Following Up On Juvenile Justice Reform in Michigan

Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 01.29.2013 | Impact
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

Originally published on Youthradio.org, the premier source for youth generated news throughout the globe. By: Sayre Quevedo Michigan is known for i...

No-Fault Divorce? Maybe Yogi Was Right

Beverly Willett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce
Beverly Willett

Last summer, former Governor Paterson signed a bill making New York the 50th and final state to enact no-fault divorce.

SHOCK: Court Rules High School Cheerleader Is Required To Cheer For Her Alleged Rapist

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, one of the most right-wing courts in the country, sanctioned a former high school cheerleade...

Obama Supreme Court Nominee: The Case For Selecting A Sitting Politician

Politico | William Yeomans | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

But the president has an option that could minimize the filibuster threat, speed confirmation, avoid turning the court farther right, increase the cou...