SAVANNAH, Ga. - Attorneys for the state of Georgia have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to stay out of the latest legal battle in its 24-year fight over water rights with neighboring Florida.
...federal appeals court ruled Monday.The Republican governor could theoretically appeal the decision by the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to the U.S. Supreme Court. Her attorneys did not immediately return a message. A spokesman for Haley...
Certainly the Founding Fathers would be surprised to learn that today the federal government believes citizens forfeit that freedom when they become employers.
A federal appeals court dealt another blow to New Jersey's efforts to legalize sports gambling Tuesday, upholding a ruling that the state's betting law conflicts with federal law and shouldn't be implemented.
In the latest injury blow to the New York Yankees, outfielder Brett Gardner could be out for the remainder of the regular season with an oblique injury.
Too often courts at both the state and federal level have stepped in to halt laws, frequently abortion laws, passed by elected representatives.
A Federal Trade Commission attorney says that while the agency's recent settlement with Phoebe Putney was "less than satisfactory,'' the agency can use the case as "Exhibit A'' as it seeks to block anti-competitive hospital mergers in the future.
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 a new execution date - though the state doesn't currently have any lethal injection drugs.
The Obama administration issued its final compromise Friday for religiously affiliated charities, hospitals and other nonprofits that object to covering birth control in their employee health plans.
A federal judge on Wednesday struck down a section of a Georgia law that would have made it a crime to knowingly harbor or transport an illegal immigrant while committing another crime.