349 ABA Journal articles on D.C. Circuit Court.
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 CSTan order requiring the U.S. government to allow an abortion for a 17-year-old immigrant who is being held in a federally funded Texas shelter because she is in the country illegally.
Oct 24, 2017 2:47 PM CDT
Oct 20, 2017 5:47 PM CDT
President Donald Trump on Thursday announced the nomination of 16 people to federal judgeships, including the nomination of deputy White House counsel Gregory Katsas to a federal appeals court.
Sep 7, 2017 11:15 AM CDT
A federal appeals court has ordered a new trial for a Blackwater security guard convicted of murder in the slaying of 14 unarmed Iraqi civilians in 2007.
Aug 4, 2017 12:45 PM CDT
Jul 26, 2017 8:40 AM CDT
In a near-unprecedented move, the Department of Justice has filed a brief in opposition to another federal agency, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, arguing that the CFPB’s structure is unconstitutional.…
Mar 20, 2017 12:45 PM CDT
A New Mexico lawyer seeking to force a confirmation vote on Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland lost his appeal on Wednesday in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C.…
Dec 8, 2016 11:05 AM CST
A federal court in Washington, D.C., has rejected a First Amendment challenge to the ban on state and local political parties’ use of unlimited, soft-money political donations for activities affecting…
Nov 8, 2016 11:50 AM CST
A federal appeals court has ruled that the "unchecked power" given to the director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is unconstitutional.
Oct 11, 2016 10:41 AM CDT
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit heard oral arguments on Tuesday on the Environmental Protection Agency’s authority to adopt a rule requiring states to cut greenhouse gases…
Sep 28, 2016 11:11 AM CDT