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 on Friday followed similar moves by other federal appeals courts to put on hold lower court rulings granting gay men and women the right to marry until the issue can be decided on appeal.
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.
The new regulation was issued in response to a 2005 ruling by the Second US Circuit Court of Appeals in New York that said EPA could not require growers to apply for permits merely because they have a "potential to discharge" pollutants to U.
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.
Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals affirms Judge Thompson's ruling.
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.
The two nominees are: District Court Judge Dennis Shedd for the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, VA, and University of Utah law professor Michael McConnell for the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver.
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.
Circuit Court of Appeals, liberal nominees are dropped.
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.