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...that dealt a blow to U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara and the prosecution of insider trading on Wall Street.The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals issued a one-paragraph ruling turning down a petition from Bharara's office. It said neither the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-03/business-news
SC judge picked for 4th Circuit Court of Appeals

...Judge Henry F. Floyd for a position on the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.The White House announced the nomination...South Carolina School of Law.The 15-member 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Va., covers North Carolina...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-01-26/sc-judge-picked-4th-circuit-
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Let public decide

...message has been declared unconstitutional by the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. The three-judge federal panel unanimously...Georgia laws are subject to review by the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, not the 4th, so if the Georgia legislation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/30/edi_410439.shtml
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Barry Bonds' obstruction conviction thrown out by appeals court

SAN FRANCISCO - Barry Bonds' obstruction of justice conviction was reversed Wednesday by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, which ruled his meandering answer before a grand jury in 2003 was not material to the government's investigation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-22/barry-bonds-obstruction-
After weather delay, Georgia to perform rare execution of a woman

...judge in Atlanta rejected a request to halt her execution, and her lawyers have appealed that decision to the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.If Gissendaner's execution happens, she will be the first woman executed in Georgia in 70 years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-01/after-weather-delay-ge
Supreme Court could put brakes on government's job bias suits

...agreed to look into whether the EEOC's attempt to settle the case was "sincere and reasonable." But the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago reversed that, saying a court has no business peering into the EEOC's private settlement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-11/supreme-court-could-put-br
Barry Bonds' obstruction of justice conviction could be reversed

...whether baseball's career home-run leader should have his obstruction of justice conviction thrown out.The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will convene an 11-judge panel in San Francisco to decide whether Bonds' rambling response to a question...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-17/barry-bonds-obstruction-
SC asks gay marriage challenge dismissal

...recent tide of same-sex marriage cases has run squarely into the extremely well- reasoned opinion" by the Sixth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, Wilson wrote in a motion filed in federal court in Charleston. Colleen Condon and Nichols Bleckley...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-10/sc-asks-gay-marriage-c
Court to consider when second mortgage can be void

...bankruptcy courts allowed Florida homeowners to nullify second loans held by Bank of America. The Atlanta-based 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed, but Bank of America says the rulings conflict with other appeals courts and Supreme Court...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-17/court-consider-when-second
Gay couples in South Carolina ask for marriage licenses

...and 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-30/sc-gay-couples-ask-marriage-