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19 Jun 2014, 6:55 am by Walter Olson
” Police gave him a ticket and confiscated the sign: “Odolecki was issued a ticket and forced to hand over his sign. [read post]
6 Mar 2015, 9:51 am by JacksonWhite Law
Penalties for these charges include loss of custody, jail time, fines, and, in some cases, registration as a felon or sex offender. [read post]
12 Nov 2006, 10:52 am
LEXIS 81216 (ED MO, Nov. 6, 2006), a Missouri federal district court permitted a Wiccan prisoner to proceed with his claim that his free exercise rights were infringed when prison officials confiscated black candles and other ritual items, saying they were used in "darker worship styles".In Modena v. [read post]
15 Jun 2011, 11:49 am by Jen Kreder
Yale University’s counsel opposed the filing of the brief in a case seeking restitution of a Van Gogh painting confiscated during the Russian Revolution. [read post]
19 Mar 2013, 7:00 am
In the case before the Ninth Circuit, a traveler's laptop computer was confiscated by the government for 5 days while it ran encryption software to break the traveler's security codes. [read post]
18 Feb 2007, 2:05 am
" While dismissing plaintiffs' current complaint as insufficient, it gave them the opportunity to file an amended RFRA complaint against the federal officials setting forth a proper prima facie case. [read post]
3 Feb 2012, 2:01 am by Divorce experts
Scot Young will today ask the court to return his passport which was confiscated in proceedings concerning his divorce settlement as punishment for his failure to provide full information about his finances. [read post]
2 Mar 2008, 3:02 am
., Feb. 26, 2008), the U.S. 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed a district court decision rejecting plaintiff prisoner's claim that his free exercise rights were violated when prison officials confiscated his hard-bound Koran, prayer rug, and kufi.In Scott v. [read post]
3 Oct 2013, 4:05 am by Howard Friedman
LEXIS 112424 (ED MI, Aug. 9, 2013), a Michigan federal district court denied as moot Muslim inmates  challenges the nutritional adequacy of the meals provided during Ramadan 2013.The magistrate's recommendation in the case is at 2013 U.S. [read post]
24 Jul 2013, 11:37 am by Ilya Somin
” Despite the, ahem, exotic aspects of this case, the basic problem it exemplifies is all too common. [read post]
28 Feb 2012, 7:02 pm
The police confiscated the cell phone, and when it was eventually returned to the bystander, the video she had taken of the incident had been erased. [read post]
14 May 2018, 9:51 am by Adam Schwartz
This post analyzes the decision and explains what’s next for the case. [read post]
30 Apr 2013, 1:06 pm by Laurel Newby
Robertson had a small amount of marijuana confiscated during a traffic stop in May 2012 and was charged with misdemeanor marijuana possession. [read post]
23 May 2010, 10:00 am by Howard Friedman
., May 14, 2010), the 6th Circuit rejected a prisoners free exercise and RLUIPA claims objecting to prison officials confiscating from him numerous photos of scantily clad young women. [read post]
26 Jan 2021, 6:00 am by Brian Silber
In both cases, the cash was seized using civil asset forfeiture—a legal practice that allows law enforcement agencies to confiscate cash, vehicles, real estate, and more if they believe it is connected to criminal activity. [read post]
3 Feb 2020, 1:00 am by Matt Keenan
As the court above noted, the trial judge must decide whether to admit such evidence on a case-by-case basis. [read post]