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Appellant’s Claim Barred Due to Res Judicata, Collateral Estoppel

Matter of A. NY Slip Op 05842 The co-executor of the estate petitioned the court pursuant to 2103 to determine if certain funds were withheld from the estate of A. This appeal is from 2 Surrogate Court orders brought by … Continue reading

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Res judicata knocks out retaliation lawsuit

Here we learn a few lessons about refiling your claims and the limits to repeatedly prosecuting your case in federal court. The plaintiff's case is dismissed because the second lawsuit was not much different from the first, which the court … Continue reading

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Supreme Court action at its January 10, 2018, conference on CalWORKs, employment, res judicata cases

At its January 10 conference, the Supreme Court granted review in two civil cases and depublished one civil opinion.  It also issued 16 grant-and-hold orders in criminal cases, 13 criminal or habeas corpus case grant-and-transfer orders, and an order to … Continue reading

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