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Wednesday, February 8, 2012

"Malaysian professor on 'no-fly' list wins chance to argue her case in U.S. courts": The San Jose Mercury News has this update.

Terry Baynes of Reuters reports that "Former doctoral student can sue over no-fly list."

The Associated Press has a report headlined "Court: Stanford student on 'no-fly list' can sue."

And at Wired.com's "Threat Level" blog, David Kravets has a post titled "Court Revives Challenge to No-Fly List."

You can access today's ruling of a divided three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit at this link.
Posted at 10:40 PM by Howard Bashman



"PETA's whale slavery suit tossed": Greg Moran of The San Diego Union-Tribune has this news update.

And The Associated Press reports that "Judge tosses case seeking rights for orcas."
Posted at 10:30 PM by Howard Bashman



"Ganging up on Ginsburg -- way too quickly": Columnist Jeff Jacoby has this op-ed today in The Boston Globe.
Posted at 10:22 PM by Howard Bashman


"Gay marriage foes weigh their next move": Howard Mintz of The San Jose Mercury News has this update.
Posted at 10:12 PM by Howard Bashman


"Whose Conscience?" Linda Greenhouse has this post at the "Opinionator" blog of The New York Times.
Posted at 10:08 PM by Howard Bashman


"Appeals court halts deportation of 7 immigrants": The Associated Press has a report that begins, "A San Francisco-based federal appeals court is putting the Obama administration's new immigration directive to the test by halting the deportation of seven immigrants alleged to be in the country illegally."
Posted at 05:10 PM by Howard Bashman


"California's Gay Marriage Ban Case May Be Quickly Headed to Supreme Court": Bloomberg News has this report.

And today's broadcast of NPR's "Morning Edition" contained an audio segment entitled "Calif. Ban On Gay Marriage Ruled Unconstitutional."
Posted at 01:14 PM by Howard Bashman



"US Supreme Court won't permit Ohio execution": The Associated Press has this report.
Posted at 11:40 AM by Howard Bashman


Sesame Street: Sonia Sotomayor -- "The Justice Hears a Case." Video of Justice Sotomayor's recent appearance on "Sesame Street" is now available online via YouTube at this link.

My earlier coverage appears here.
Posted at 11:33 AM by Howard Bashman



"Experts: Marriage ban's path to high court unclear." The Associated Press has this report.
Posted at 07:49 AM by Howard Bashman






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