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Joe Jackson escapes rocky government ship

...months in prison and two years of supervised probation, according to federal court records. He appealed, but a federal appeals court affirmed the conviction. He was out of the brokering business from 1995 through 2008.Financial advisors are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-08-23/joe-jackson-esc
Setback for health care law

WASHINGTON - A federal appeals court has delivered a serious setback to President Barack Obama's health care law, potentially derailing subsidies for many low...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-22/appeals-court-diminishes-hea
Aereo presses case despite Supreme Court setback

...company, then Aereo could resume operations, regardless of the Supreme Court's ruling.In a separate case, a federal appeals court ruled previously that an Internet-based television service called Ivi didn't qualify as a cable system and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-10/aereo-presses-case-despite
Georgia delays welfare drug tests

...stamp recipients. The new law took effect Tuesday.Deal spokesman Brian Robinson tells The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that the state will hold off on implementing the law until a federal appeals court rules on a related Florida case.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-02/georgia-delays-welfare-drug-
In free speech case, court rules for Washington tour guides who challenged license regulations

WASHINGTON - Their shtick is safe. A federal appeals court Friday freed tour guides in the nation's capital from having to prove they know what they're talking about.The court struck...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-27/free-speech-case-court-rul
Companies increase presence at gay pride events amid cultural shifts

...pride events are scheduled, including ones in New York, San Francisco and Chicago. They come just days after a federal appeals court ruled for the first time that gay couples have a constitutional right to marry.At the 43rd Motor City Pride Festival...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-27/companies-increase-presenc
Supreme Court rules against Internet startup Aereo in copyright fight with broadcasters

...threat if, say, a consumer in New York could watch NFL games from anywhere through his Aereo subscription.The federal appeals court in New York ruled that Aereo did not violate the copyrights of broadcasters with its service, but a similar service...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-25/supreme-court-rules-agains
Union's collusion case against NFL owners kept alive by appeals court

...lawsuit from the players union accusing NFL team owners of setting a secret salary cap in 2010 was kept alive by a federal appeals court Friday as the sniping between the two sides persists long after the end of the lockout.The 8th U.S. Circuit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-06-20/unions-collusion-case-against
FCC to examine reasons for Internet traffic jams

...traffic should be treated equally.The FCC's previous guidelines for so-called net neutrality were scrapped by a federal appeals court in January, requiring Wheeler to draw up new rules. Wheeler's initial blueprint for net neutrality raised fears...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-13/fcc-examine-reasons-intern
Federal appeals court says NY judge went too far in blocking $285M Citigroup settlement

...a $285 million settlement between Citigroup Inc. and 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...

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