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Federal judge who was arrested on domestic violence charges continues receiving $200,000 salary

...Fuller was released from jail and posted a $5,000 bond. He must appear in court next Friday.The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals issued a brief statement on Wednesday saying Fuller was being relieved of his caseload and wouldn't receive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-15/federal-judge-who-was-arrested-dome
Pace of play among issues for next baseball commissioner Rob Manfred

...Baseball, and many of its claims were rejected by a U.S. District Judge. The city has asked the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to reverse.? The Mid-Atlantic Sports Network, controlled by the Baltimore Orioles, obtained a temporary restraining...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-15/pace-play-among-issues-n
Gay couples in South Carolina ask for marriage licenses

...similar events have been held in other Southern states. The Greenville event happens two days after the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Virginia's ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional. South Carolina is in that judicial circuit, but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-30/sc-gay-couples-ask-marriage-
Baseball's fans are allowing players to get more chances to redeem themselves

...Milwaukee, has only five homers since April 20 yet is still fifth among outfielders in voting.Whether judges in 9th Circuit Court of Appeals are as forgiving with Bonds is anyone's guess.But it might be by now fans are simply numb to steroid use...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-02/baseballs-fans-are-allow
In free speech case, court rules for Washington tour guides who challenged license regulations

...said after Friday's ruling.The appeals court in Washington took note of a contrary decision by the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit, which affirmed the constitutionality of a similar tour guide licensing procedure in New...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-27/free-speech-case-court-rul
Supreme Court rules against Internet startup Aereo in copyright fight with broadcasters

...service, but a similar service has been blocked by judges in Los Angeles and Washington, D.C.The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said its ruling stemmed from a 2008 decision in which it held that Cablevision Systems Corp. could offer a remote...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-25/supreme-court-rules-agains
New Jersey's appeal to make sports betting legal is rebuffed

...Jersey.A trial judge ruled against the state and his ruling was upheld by a divided panel of the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia.The appeals court said it was not judging the wisdom or desirability of allowing sports wagering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-23/new-jerseys-appeal-m
Union's collusion case against NFL owners kept alive by appeals court

...court Friday as the sniping between the two sides persists long after the end of the lockout.The 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in St. Louis partially reversed a federal judge's order that had rejected the union's collusion claim, sending...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-06-20/unions-collusion-case-against
Court rules for Pom Wonderful in dispute with Coke

...rest of the phrase and includes a prominent picture of large pomegranate set among other fruits.The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in favor of Coke, finding that food labeling laws preclude private lawsuits under trademark law.The food...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-12/court-rules-pom-wonderful-
Federal appeals court says NY judge went too far in blocking $285M Citigroup settlement

...government regulators over toxic mortgage securities, a federal appeals court panel said Wednesday.The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan reversed a decision by Judge Jed S. Rakoff to set a trial date for the case brought by the Securities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-04/federal-appeals-court-says