Appeals

Supreme Court returns Texas abortion case to appeals court

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has formally returned a lawsuit over Texas’ six-week abortion ban to a federal appeals court that has twice allowed the law to stay in effect, rather than to a district judge who sought to block it. Justice Neil Gorsuch on Thursday signed the court’s order that granted the request…

Appeals Court Blocks COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate for California Prisons

A federal detention center in San Diego, Calif., April 11, 2020. (Bing Guan/Reuters) A federal appeals court temporarily blocked a COVID-19 vaccine mandate for California prison workers on Friday. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals granted a request for a stay of a lower court order from September pending an appeal, delaying the January…

Federal Appeals Court Allows CDC’s Unconstitutional Eviction Moratorium to Remain in Place

A federal appeals court on Friday refused to end the CDC’s unconstitutional eviction moratorium. A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia rejected a bid to block the eviction moratorium. The case is likely headed to the Supreme Court. The Associated Press reported: TRENDING: Jovan Pulitzer Reveals It’s Not…

Appeals Court Sides With PETA in Chimp Case… Fight Heading to Supreme Court

The 8th Circuit of Appeals has sided with the controversial People for the Ethical Treatment of animals in the case of Tonia Haddix and her six chimps. The court responded to an emergency request for a stay with just seven words, writing only “the emergency motion for a stay is denied.” Lawyers for Haddix are…

Federal Appeals Court Finds CDC’s Eviction Moratorium Unlawful

A Federal Appeals Court has ruled that the CDC’s moratorium on eviction notices was unlawful. Newsmax reported this afternoon: A U.S. appeals court ruled on Friday that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention lacked authority for the national moratorium it imposed last year on most residential evictions to help curb the spread of the…

MI Court Of Appeals SHOCKINGLY Rejects Case Of 21-Yr-Old Eagle Scout Charged With Horrific Crime After Spiteful “Snowflakes” Twist His Words

100 Percent Fed Up – Last week, 3 of Michigan’s most liberal judges on the MI Court of Appeals rejected one of the most horrific cases of injustice you will ever read about. Lucas Gerhard is a 21-year-old former law enforcement major. Instead of celebrating his graduation from Lake Superior State University in Sault St….

Appeals Court Rejects Lawsuit Seeking Stronger Signature-Matching In Georgia Senate Runoffs

Authored by Zachary Stieber via The Epoch Times, An appeals court on Sunday rejected a lawsuit from Republicans that sought stronger, more consistent signature matching in the ongoing U.S. Senate runoff elections. The Georgia Republican Party, joined by Sens. Kelly Loeffler (R-Ga.) and David Perdue (R-Ga.), had sued Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger, alleging the signature matching for mail-in…

Victory! Federal Appeals Court Confirms FOIA Requests Requiring a Database Query are Allowed Under the Law

By Aaron Mackey At a time when the federal government is collecting and creating massive amounts of digital data that can implicate people’s privacy and free speech rights, it is crucial that the public know what the government is doing with that information. A ruling from a federal appellate court earlier this month ensures that…

Trump Appeals PA Suit Dismissal As Dershowitz Outlines Narrow Path To Victory

President Trump’s campaign filed a notice of appeal after a federal judge dismissed a lawsuit aimed at blocking Pennsylvania from certifying the results of the election until tens of thousands of mail-in ballots are invalidated. The late-Sunday filing with the US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit in Philadelphia was an expected development, with…