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26 Oct 2012, 1:47 pm by Linda McClain
 The ACLU, representing Edith Windsor, released a statement praising the Second Circuit’s reasoning, noting that, if the Supreme Court also adopts a heightened scrutiny standard, it will "revolutionize" gay rights litigation. [read post]
2 Jul 2013, 1:52 am by Kevin LaCroix
§ 2072(b), which prohibits a Federal Rule of Civil Procedure from operating to “abridge, enlarge or modify any substantive right. [read post]
23 Jan 2018, 10:53 am
In the absence of continued Supreme Court attention, the ultimate scope of Second Amendment protection remains unclear and inconsistent across different circuits. [read post]
23 Jan 2018, 10:53 am
In the absence of continued Supreme Court attention, the ultimate scope of Second Amendment protection remains unclear and inconsistent across different circuits. [read post]
18 Sep 2008, 11:09 am
Each Taser jolt administered a five-second, 50,000-volt electric shock, according to the 11th Circuit decision.In the majority opinion, Chief Judge J.L. [read post]
2 Mar 2017, 8:45 pm by Ron Coleman
Republished by Blog Post PromoterTomorrow morning I will appear before the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, which will hear argument on a case in which I got involved after a final judgment for trademark counterfeiting was entered. [read post]
5 Jun 2014, 10:24 am by David Keenan
  According to the Second Circuit, district courts do not have the power to tell the SEC what charges to bring, ruling that the “exclusive right to choose which charges to levy against a defendant rests with the S.E.C. [read post]
28 Jul 2016, 4:53 pm by Kevin LaCroix
However, if American Pipe involved legal tolling based on an interpretation of Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 23, it would modify a substantive right in violation of the Rules Enabling Act.[2] In either scenario, the Second Circuit concluded, American Pipe tolling does not apply to the Securities Act’s statute of repose. [read post]
27 Jul 2017, 3:17 am by Lyle Denniston
The Trump team volunteered to submit its new Title VII brief in the Second Circuit Court case (Zarda v. [read post]
25 Aug 2011, 1:13 pm by Sandra Park, Women's Rights Project
This post is part of Mom's Rising's Blog Carnival on women's health and economic rights, held this week to commemorate the anniversaries of the 1920 passage of the 19th Amendment and the 1963 March on Washington. [read post]
21 Jan 2014, 9:00 pm
’  Second, although the minority view seems intended to ensure copyright infringers do not escape liability when their infringing acts are obfuscated by the stream of commerce, the majority accrual rule and tolling principles adequately protect copyright owners’ rights in such situations. [read post]
22 Oct 2007, 4:37 am
  It gets worse: the Second Circuit, itself has held that even in civil trials there is a First Amendment right to discovery materials that serve are necessary to the judicial process. [read post]
8 Jan 2009, 5:43 pm
Second, since this provision affects so few people, I'm not sure it is worth USSC time. [read post]
2 Oct 2009, 12:06 pm
View FindLaw's new Case Summary Blog for the U.S. 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals CIVIL PROCEDURE, CIVIL RIGHTS, CRIMINAL LAW & PROCEDURE Roberts v. [read post]