circuit court of appeals

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one of the twelve federal United States courts of appeals that cover a group of states known as a 'circuit'

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Circuit Court of Appeals May 31 that overturned a provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act that defines marriage as "a legal union between one man and one woman as husband and wife," a ruling that Bishop Salvatore J.
Furthermore, the court saw no reason to distinguish tenure rights from other ones, such as seniority or litigation rights, when those rights are relinquished to receive severance pay The taxpayers appealed the decision to the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals where this case was consolidated with the IRS's appeal of the Eastern District Court's decision.
9th Circuit Court of Appeals declines to step in and suspend the $5,000 daily fine that will be imposed on the city if the cross isn't removed by August 1.
Circuit Court of Appeals agreed and ruled the police could not arrest people who are sleeping or sitting on public sidewalks when shelter beds are not available.
The Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the lower court's decision to allow the use of the postwarning jailhouse statement, concluding that there was no interrogation at Fellers' residence.
District Courts and one for Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.
In a 2-1 decision, the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals has now upheld that ruling.
The 300 gray wolves that roam the wilds of Yellowstone National Park and central Idaho won't be leaving anytime soon, thanks to a decision by Denver's 10th Circuit Court of Appeals.
Circuit Court of Appeals vacated the ruling and remanded the case to the lower court, directing parties to "flesh out" contentions that the survey system violated providers' due process rights.
The Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals has reversed a Tax Court Memo decision in Peoples Federal Savings and Loan Association of Sidney, 6th Cir.
The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals reversed the district court's decision regarding state action but further considered whether Dr.
The company appealed Norco's victory to the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals, but it was swiftly denied, and on December 1, 2006, Motorvac satisfied the judgment.
The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the validity of this regulation.
Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in late May that it could not determine the constitutionality of Cobb County's evolution disclaimers because the record is incomplete.
If it is allowed to stand, the 2-1 decision by the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals could have broad ramifications as city and county officials seek to deal with the area's estimated 80,000 homeless residents and move many off downtown's Skid Row.