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The vapor money theory

The vapor money theory is the topic of this blog post. Simply stated this theory goes something like “the bank never loaned me any money so I do not owe them anything and the loan agreement is void”. 927 more words

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Sharyl Attkisson: Multiple Controversies Plagued Eric Holder Prior to Resignation

Sharyl Attkisson writes: The unexpected resignation of Attorney General Eric Holder follows a series of court rulings against his Department of Justice over its failure to produce documents related to the government’s “Fast and Furious” firearms operation. 295 more words

U.S. News

Rule 56 motion for summary judgment by defendant in United States District Court

A Rule 56 motion for summary judgment by a defendant in United States District Court is the topic of this blog post.   Summary judgment in Federal Court is authorized by Rule 56 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure which states in pertinent part that summary judgment is proper where “the movant shows that there is no genuine dispute as to any material fact and the movant is entitled to judgment as a matter of law.” See Fed. 840 more words

Federal Civil Litigation

Motion for summary judgment by plaintiff in United States District Court

A motion for summary judgment by a plaintiff in United States District Court is the topic of this blog post. Summary judgment in Federal Court is governed by Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 56 which states in pertinent part that summary judgment is proper where “the movant shows that there is no genuine dispute as to any material fact and the movant is entitled to judgment as a matter of law.” See Fed. 831 more words

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Judge Strikes Down Ohio Law Criminalizing False Political Speech: Amicus Curiae Brief Filed on Behalf of the Plaintiff by P.J. O’Rourke

Over at The CornerIan Tuttle has two items concerning an Ohio free speech court ruling:

An Ohio federal judge landed a blow for free-speech advocates on Thursday, striking down a law that gave the state government the right to regulate political speech it deemed false. 371 more words

Mediasphere

Federal Judge Accused Of Assaulting His Wife Strikes A Deal To Avoid Charges

By: Ian Millhiser

Last month, Federal District Judge Mark Fuller was arrested on misdemeanor battery charges after he allegedly assaulted his wife at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Atlanta. 184 more words

Law

Admission to the District Court for the Southern District of New York

A trial lawyer at Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP, David L. Elsberg is a Harvard Law School alumnus. David L. Elsberg maintains admission to the State Bar of New York and the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York. 191 more words

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