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Supreme Court limits lawsuits over frequent flier programs, rules against Minnesota rabbi

...contract gives the airlines the right to kick someone out of the mileage program at its "sole judgment."But the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco said part of the suit could go forward involving whether Ginsberg and others can sue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-02/supreme-court-limits-lawsu
Ga. asks Supreme Court to reject Fla. water suit

...1990 over how to share the water supply. The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in 2011 ordered the Army Corps of Engineers...settlement.A three-judge panel from the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals overturned that ruling in 2011, finding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-03/ga-asks-supreme-court-reject-
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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Across the region

...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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-12-16/across-region
Freedom shouldn't fade

...Conestoga Wood Specialties Corp., a Pennsylvania cabinet-making company owned by a Mennonite family. The 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver has ruled in Hobby Lobby's favor, but a federal appeals court in Philadelphia rejected Conestoga's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-12-04/freedom-shouldnt-fade
Appeals court to review approval of BP settlement

...dollars more for bogus or inflated claims by businesses.Plaintiffs' attorneys who brokered the deal want the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Ap peals to uphold the class-action settlement.As of Friday, payments have been made to more than 38,000...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-11-03/appeals-court-review-approval-bp-se
Another victory for life

...S. Supreme Court voted, 5-4, not to block implementation of the law while it is on appeal before the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans.That's as it should be. Too often courts at both the state and federal level have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-11-30/another-victory-life
Federal court nixes New Jersey's appeal to legalize sports betting

...conflicts with federal law and shouldn't be implemented.The case was heard by a three-judge panel at the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia, and the state could seek to have the case re-heard by the full appeals court. But...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-09-17/federal-court-nixes-
Federal appeals court lifts stay of execution for Ga. man

...currently have any lethal injection drugs.In a 2-1 opinion published Monday, a three-judge panel of the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said Warren Lee Hill cannot submit his case to a federal court for reconsideration. The opinion says...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-04-23/federal-appeals-court-lifts-stay-ex