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If You Blow A Whistle And No One Hears It, Has It Made a Sound?

In a story that appears to have been noticed only by a few conservative press and opinion sites, a former CFPB examiner and current "whistleblower," Cassandra Jackson, alleges that when she was an examiner for the CFPB, "her superiors at … Continue reading

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Court of Appeals Hears Argument On "Serious Injury" in NY Auto Cases (What Should They Do?)

The tangle of New York's "serious injury" threshold in auto cases came before the state's highest court yesterday, and the pending decision could hopefully abate the flood of summary judgment motion practice that is has inspired. Three cases were on … Continue reading

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Federal court hears challenge to drug screening welfare recipients

[JURIST] A judge for the US District Court for the Middle District of Florida [official website] on Monday began reviewing the lawsuit challenging a Florida state law requiring drug testing before welfare applicants can receive benefits. Judge Mary Scriven heard … Continue reading

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Federal appeals court hears arguments in health care reform challenge

[JURIST] A three-judge panel of the US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit [official website] on Tuesday heard oral arguments [court schedule, PDF] on the constitutionality of the health care reform law [HR 3590 text; JURIST news archive] in … Continue reading

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Supreme Court hears arguments on corporate freedom of speech

[JURIST] The US Supreme Court [official website; JURIST news archive] heard oral arguments [day call, PDF; merit briefs] Tuesday in Sorrell v. IMS Health [oral argument transcript, PDF; JURIST report] to determine whether a state law prohibiting prescription drug manufacturers … Continue reading

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