359 ABA Journal D.C. Circuit Court articles.
Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. has referred ethics complaints filed against Justice Brett Kavanaugh during his confirmation hearings to the Denver-based 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.
Oct 11, 2018 8:47 AM CDT
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit has received complaints about Brett Kavanaugh’s statements during hearings on his confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court, according to a statement Saturday by a judge on the federal appeals court.
Oct 9, 2018 8:50 AM CDT
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has unreasonably delayed enforcing a 2009 law calling for graphic warnings on cigarette packages, a Massachusetts federal judge ruled Wednesday.
“The court must compel…
Sep 7, 2018 1:24 PM CDT
The retrial of a former Blackwater Worldwide security guard, convicted of first-degree murder for starting a mass shooting more than a decade ago in Iraq, resulted in a hung jury…
Sep 6, 2018 12:42 PM CDT
If appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court, Judge Brett Kavanaugh could be less hospitable to gun regulation—and more likely to vote in favor of cert grants on gun cases—than the…
Jul 30, 2018 11:12 AM CDT
A federal appeals court on Tuesday told a federal judge to reconsider whether the fair use doctrine allows a nonprofit to post technical standards created by private industry groups that…
Jul 19, 2018 1:47 PM CDT
Jul 18, 2018 7:00 AM CDTamicus brief arguing that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit should reject a bankruptcy trustee’s attempt to capture profits earned by law firms from clients previously served by the now-defunct Howrey law firm.
Jul 16, 2018 7:05 AM CDT
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Jun 28, 2018 9:12 AM CDT
A federal appeals court has ordered the U.S. government to submit classified information about possible attorney-client eavesdropping at Guantanamo Bay.
The appeals court acted in a case filed by two…
May 14, 2018 3:43 PM CDT
May 1, 2018 1:40 AM CDT
An en banc federal appeals court on Wednesday upheld the structure of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau along with protections for its director that allow removal only for cause.
Jan 31, 2018 11:50 AM CST
The Department of Justice has filed an amicus brief backing the Archdiocese of Washington in a suit in which it sued the the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority for…
Jan 19, 2018 3:15 PM CSTU.S. Supreme Court shortlist could be his next pick for a nomination to the court if Justice Anthony M. Kennedy or Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg leaves the court, according to the blog Empirical SCOTUS.
Dec 12, 2017 7:00 AM CST