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Second Circuit — First Amendment: Newdow v. United States

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit  First Amendment “In God We Trust” — National Currency Newdow v. United States 13-4049-cv Judges Parker, Hall and Matsumoto Background: The plaintiff appealed from the dismissal of his Establishment Clause and Free ...

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Second Circuit — Evidence Good Faith Compliance: United States v. Certified Environmental Services, Inc.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit  Evidence Good Faith Compliance Prosecutor Misconduct — Fair Trial United States v. Certified Environmental Services, Inc. 11-4872(L) Judges Raggi, Carney and Rakoff Background: The parties appealed from judgments of conviction on 15 ...

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Second Circuit — Rehabilitation Act: McGugan v. Aldana-Bernier

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Rehabilitation Act Forced Hospitalization and Medication — Failure to State a Claim McGugan v. Aldana-Bernier 12-4165-cv Judges Levall, Hall and Lohier Background: The plaintiff commenced an action against a hospital and four ...

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Second Circuit — Securities Fraud: United States v. Mandell

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit  Securities Fraud Extraterritorial Conduct — Domestic Security Transaction United States v. Mandell 12-1967(L) Judges Wesley, Carney and Wallace Background: The defendant appealed from his conviction for numerous counts of conspiracy to commit ...

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Second Circuit — Sentencing Enhancement: United States v. Lockhart

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Sentencing Enhancement Prior Conviction of Aggravated Sexual Abuse — Involvement of a Minor United States v. Lockhart 13-602 Judges Katzmann, Straub and Lohier Background: The defendant appealed from a judgment of conviction ...

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Second Circuit — Americans With Disabilities Act: Disabled in Action, et al. v. Bd. of Elections in the City of New York, et al.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit  Americans With Disabilities Act Polling Locations — Accessibility Disabled in Action, et al. v. Bd. of Elections in the City of New York, et al. 12-4412-cv Judges Cabranes, Hall and Chin Background: ...

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