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Aug 12, 2011 Comments Off Pat Dollard

MSNBC: ORLANDO, Fla. — Casey Anthony must return to Florida's Orange County no later than Aug. 26 in order to serve a one-year probation for check fraud, a judge ruled Friday. Judge Belvin Perry had to rule on whether Anthony, 25, should serve probation for a check fraud conviction — or if she had already completed it ...

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Aug 11, 2011 7 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

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Aug 11, 2011 8 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Fox News: New York – A beautiful Brazilian soap star has the lead role in her own daytime drama, which casts George Soros, the billionaire financier of lefty causes, as a heavy who not only broke her heart, but also reneged on a promise to give her an Upper East Side apartment worth $1.9 million, ...

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Jul 20, 2011 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

CBS 4: LONGMONT, Colo. (CBS4) – No felony charges will be filed against the Colorado woman who allegedly sexually assaulted a Transportation Security Administration agent in Phoenix. On Tuesday the Maricopa County district attorney decided to turn the case of Yukari Miyamae, 61, of Longmont over to city prosecutors. She could still be charged with a misdemeanor. Police ...

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Jul 20, 2011 19 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

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Jul 19, 2011 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

L.A. Times: It was another bruising year for the liberal judges of the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals as the Supreme Court overturned the majority of their decisions, at times sharply criticizing their legal reasoning. Appeals from the nine Western states of the circuit dominated the high court's docket, as usual, supplying more than 30% of ...

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Jul 18, 2011 21 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Excerpted From The Las Vegas Sun: A Nevada man has filed a lawsuit against the state’s Department of Motor Vehicles alleging his rights were violated when he says the state denied his requests for personalized license plates with conservative political themes. James Linlor, a Douglas County resident, filed the complaint July 15 in U.S. District Court in ...

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Jul 17, 2011 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

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Jul 16, 2011 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Jul 12, 2011 9 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Chicago Sun-Times: Casey Anthony and her advisers are putting a lot of thought into her release from prison Wednesday. A source close to the Anthony team shared this with me Monday: † The mother of the slain Caylee reportedly is considering various disguises she can easily employ — to realistically alter her appearance. “There even have been discussions ...

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Jul 12, 2011 1 Comment ›› Pat Dollard

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Jul 12, 2011 1 Comment ›› Pat Dollard

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Jun 22, 2011 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Excerpted from Radar Online: Spider-Man star Tobey Maguire is among more than a dozen high-profile Hollywood celebrities being sued in connection with a mega-millions illegal gambling ring that ran high-stakes underground poker games, Star magazine is reporting exclusively. Others who were part of the secret society and are facing hefty lawsuits include billionaire businessman Alex Gores, The ...

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Jun 21, 2011 3 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Fox News: WASHINGTON -- ACORN, the controversial and defunct community activist group accused of a variety of criminal activities, will not get a chance to air its grievances about losing federal funding before the Supreme Court, the justices announced Monday. The group was trying to appeal a unanimous lower court ruling affirming the federal government's right to ...

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Jun 20, 2011 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Supreme Court unanimously ruled out a federal lawsuit Monday by states and conservation groups trying to force cuts in greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. The court said that the authority to seek reductions in emissions rests with the Environmental Protection Agency, not the courts. EPA said in December that it will ...

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Jun 20, 2011 Comments Off Pat Dollard

New York Times: WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Monday threw out the largest employment discrimination case in the nation’s history. The suit, against Wal-Mart Stores, had sought to consolidate the claims of as many as 1.5 million women on the theory that the company had discriminated against them in pay and promotion decisions. The lawsuit ...

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May 25, 2011 4 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

UPDATE 2: LOUGHNER RULED UNFIT TO BE TRIED PHOENIX (AP)-- A federal judge ruled Wednesday that the suspect in the Tucson shooting rampage that wounded U.S. Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords is mentally incompetent to stand trial, putting the criminal case against him on hold indefinitely. The decision by U.S. District Judge Larry Burns means Jared Lee Loughner, 21, ...

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May 24, 2011 1 Comment ›› Pat Dollard

Fox News: Casey Anthony’s lawyer, in opening statements of the Florida mother’s murder trial Tuesday, unveiled a stunning defense: Anthony’s parents were to blame for their 2-year-old granddaughters’ death, he said, and they tried to cover it up. Defense attorney Jose Baez said the girl, Caylee, drowned in a pool at the grandparents’ home, and he portrayed ...

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May 24, 2011 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Fox News: A federal judge in New York has issued an order that could lift the U.N.’s long-recognized diplomatic immunity in the United States involving contract disputes, opening the doors for claims of “hundreds of millions of dollars” against the world body, according to lawyers involved in the case. Following a ruling by Judge P. Kevin Castel, ...

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May 23, 2011 15 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Los Angeles Times: WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court ordered California on Monday to release tens of thousands of its prisoners to relieve overcrowding, saying that "needless suffering and death" had resulted from putting too many inmates into facilities that cannot hold them in decent conditions. pp Multisource political news, world news, and entertainment news analysis by Newsy.com It is ...

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May 20, 2011 7 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Related: Caught On Tape: Mother Attempting To Smother Her Baby To Death DAYTON, Ohio (AP) - An Ohio woman convicted of killing her month-old baby daughter in a microwave oven was spared the death penalty and sentenced Friday to life in prison without parole. Montgomery County Common Pleas Judge Mary Wiseman sentenced China Arnold, 31, of Dayton. Arnold ...

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May 19, 2011 1 Comment ›› Pat Dollard

Los Angeles Times: Reportng from Washington — Senate Republicans on Thursday blocked a vote on the nomination of UC Berkeley law professor Goodwin Liu to the federal appeals court in San Francisco, making Liu the first judicial nominee appointed by President Obama to be successfully filibustered. Democrats failed to come close to the 60 votes needed to ...

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May 19, 2011 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Breaking Update: NEW YORK – A judge has agreed to free former International Monetary Fund leader Dominique Strauss-Kahn from a New York City jail on the condition that he remain under house arrest. The judge set bail at $1 million, and approved an elaborate arrangement under which the 62-year-old diplomat and banker would be confined to ...

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May 18, 2011 Comments Off Pat Dollard

LAS VEGAS (AP) – O.J. Simpson's lawyer won't get a chance to plead for the imprisoned former football star's freedom before the full seven-member Nevada Supreme Court. The state's highest court issued a terse and unanimous order Tuesday declining to do what three of its members already refused to do — hear Simpson's appeal of his ...

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May 10, 2011 3 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Los Angeles Times: Richmond, VA--The Obama administration received a generally friendly hearing Tuesday from a panel of three Democratic appointees for its first appeals-court defense of the national healthcare law. Two of the three judges -- Andre Davis and James Wynn Jr. -- were Obama appointees, and the third, Judge Diana Motz, was a Clinton appointee. The ...

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