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Flyers post home win over Blackhawks

...dismiss a class-action lawsuit brought by former players over concussion-related injuries was largely rejected by a federal judge, allowing the claims to move forward.The plaintiffs have been seeking unspecified financial damages and medical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-03-25/flyers-post-home-win-over-
Ex-Brave Brian McCann leads Yankees over Atlanta

...settled for an undisclosed amount of money to be paid by his insurer, attorneys said Wednesday after meeting with a federal judge.The deal, reached after closed-door negotiations before U.S. Magistrate Judge Cheryl L. Pollak in Brooklyn...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-18/ex-brave-brian-mccann-le
Ramblin' Rhodes: Bates' ?'Me and Conway' ?is worth listen

...you will want to add to your collection. JUDGE LANDIS AND WWI VETERANS: Just two weeks after he stepped down as a federal judge in Chicago and became the first commissioner of baseball, Kenesaw Mountain Landis came to Augusta in March of 1922...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-03-11/ramblin-rhodes-bates-
Lawyers call for thorough investigation of GA execution drug

...argued. That constitutes "unconstitutional torment and uncertainty," they wrote. Gissendaner's lawyers want a federal judge to order the state to disclose information for a "meaningful investigation" into the events surrounding the cancellation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-03-09/lawyers-call-thorough-investigation
How upcoming legal cases may change the future of franchises

...franchisees hire, fire, manage and pay workers.A federal judge holds a hearing Tuesday on Seattle's minimum wage law...International Franchise Association. They're asking a federal judge to stop implementation of parts of the law that treat...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-08/how-upcoming-legal-cases-m
People should check government's power by better preserving liberty

...system is designed for him to do that. However, here again, the system worked.The judicial branch, through a federal judge, blocked key parts of the president's order. This is the system working. The judicial branch should at all times...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-03-01/people-should-ch
Falcons release Steven Jackson

...90 receptions in 2006. PANTHERS: Defensive end Greg Hardy is seeking immediate reinstatement from the NFL after a federal judge cleared way for Adrian Peterson's return to the league.Hardy's agent Drew Rosenhaus said Thursday, "We are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-02-26/falcons-release-steven-jackso
Cubs owner Tom Ricketts believes playoffs are within reach

...reconstructed bleachers at Wrigley Field should be ready to open by May 11, five weeks after the season opener. A federal judge last week denied a request from rooftop clubs overlooking the ballpark to temporarily halt installation of signs they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-25/cubs-owner-tom-ricketts-
American Express loses case involving retailer policies

...violated U.S. antitrust laws by barring merchants from asking customers to use one credit card over another, a federal judge ruled Thursday.The case was a major blow to American Express, which argued that its policies kept it competitive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-19/american-express-loses-cas
Rants & Raves

...and passed by the very same politicians that would lose their jobs because of them, as well as then getting past federal judges that now make laws instead of interpreting them. Catch-22. PRESIDENT OBAMA refuses to welcome the Israeli prime...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-17/rants-raves