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Is the Tsarnaev Appeal Just Going Through the Motions?

No, I would not give you false hope

On this strange and mournful day

But the mother and child reunion is only a motion away… 637 more words

Ill-Gotten Revenue Is Not Ill-Gotten Profit; Plaintiff Loses $100 Million Award

In Longview Energy v. Huff, the Texas Supreme Court determined that Longview’s evidence of revenue that others received due to an alleged breach of fiduciary duty did not entitle Longview to recover.  310 more words

Paposhvili and HIV/AIDS: First Tier Tribunal Judge allows Article 3 medical condition appeal by a Malawian claimant

In PAPOSHVILI v. BELGIUM – 41738/10 (Judgment (Merits and Just Satisfaction) : Court (Grand Chamber)) ECHR 1113, the ECHR stated,  “The Court concludes from this recapitulation of the case-law that the application of Article 3 of the Convention only in cases where the person facing expulsion is close to death, which has been its practice since the judgment in N. 3,069 more words
Human Rights

Ryan v. Rosenfeld

An order denying a motion to vacate judgment is a separately appealable order, even if the issues raised on appeal overlap issues that the appellant could have or did raise on an appeal from the underlying judgment.  121 more words

Civil Procedure

Sharing Your Impact...

Within the nonprofit sector recently, there has been a strong emphasis on the importance of sharing the impact your organization has – for your clients, … 666 more words

General Interest