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Judge warns Alabama counties to comply with Supreme Court and allow gay marriages

...said his Christian beliefs may keep him from issuing same-sex licenses, and he was awaiting final word on a federal appeals court ruling.Shaw said his office will eventually comply, with workers who don't object to gay marriage handling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-01/judge-warns-alabama-counties-comply
Former AIG CEO sees partial victory in a lawsuit relating to the U.S.

...AIG's shareholders," Wheeler wrote.The government may appeal Wheeler's decision, which would be weighed by a federal appeals court. If it stands, it could have an impact on future government actions toward failing financial companies in times...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-15/judges-ruling-aig-bailout-
Discount contact lens retailers given OK to lower prices

...Discount contact lens sellers scored a legal victory in an increasingly bitter pricing war with manufacturers as a federal appeals court cleared the way for a hotly contested law Utah law that could have wide-ranging effects on the $4 billion industry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-13/discount-contact-lens-retail
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
Tobacco firms don't have to say they deceived public, court rules

...cigarettes were designed to increase addiction, but not that they lied to the public about the dangers of smoking, a federal appeals court ruled Friday.The ruling from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit is a partial win...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-22/tobacco-firms-dont-have-sa
Federal appeals court lifts stay of execution for Ga. man

ATLANTA - A federal appeals court that stepped in at the last minute to halt the execution of a Georgia man in February has lifted its stay, clearing the way for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-04-23/federal-appeals-court-lifts-stay-ex
Federal appeals court to hear Davis case Dec. 9

SAVANNAH, Ga. - The federal appeals court in Atlanta will hear arguments Dec. 9 on whether death row inmate Troy Anthony Davis can continue to challenge his conviction...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/20/met_484158.shtml
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Federal appeals court hears congressman's claim against Clinton, Flynt

...Former U.S. Rep. Bob Barr will get another shot at longtime foe Bill Clinton on Monday when his lawyers ask a federal appeals court to reinstate a defamation lawsuit he filed nearly two years ago against the ex-president. Lawyers for Barr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/12/met_411884.shtml
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Federal appeals court hears arguments in challenge to welfare drug testing law

...on both sides of a battle over a Florida law requiring welfare applicants to pass a drug test appeared before a federal appeals court Thursday, presenting technical arguments about constitutional protections against unreasonable searches.Florida's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-11-01/federal-appeals-court-
Federal appeals court to rehear Confederate flag case

CHARLESTON, S.C. -- A federal appeals court will rehear the case of a Summerville man fired from his job for displaying stickers with the Confederate flag on his toolbox...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/25/met_391059.shtml
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