Tag Archives: Overturned

BERGEN COUNTY TRUCK ACCIDENT RESULTS IN OVERTURNED TRACTOR TRAILER

On August 28, 2018 the Mahwah, NJ Police Department disclosed that earlier this month on Route 17 North a truck carrying candy overturned as the result of a road rage incident.  The tractor trailer flipped on its side after the … Continue reading

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[Jonathan H. Adler] 8 Reasons Why Obergefell Won't Be Overturned

In tomorrow's WSJ, the Cato Institute's Walter Olson explains why the Supreme Court's landmark decision in OBergefell v. Hodges is not at risk of being overturned, no matter who replaces Justice Kennedy on the Court. He identifies eight reasons, some … Continue reading

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Murder conviction overturned because of Fifth Amendment violations

Today in Hendrix v. Palmer, the Sixth Circuit affirmed the grant of habeas relief to a Michigan prisoner, and added another reason he deserves relief.Joseph Hendrix received a life sentence after losing at trial on charges of carjacking and felony … Continue reading

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Termination of police officer for dishonesty overturned, disparate treatment renders discipline excessive

Arbitrator Bruce McIntosh reduced a termination to a six month suspension for a police officer who was alleged to have intentionally defaced a newly painted locker room wall.Another officer in the locker room heard someone enter and then the sound … Continue reading

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Nebraska AG predicts state campaign finance laws to be overturned if challenged

[JURIST] Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning [official website] on Wednesday issued an advisory opinion [text, PDF] drawing marked parallels between the state’s campaign finance laws and portions of similar Arizona regulations that were recently overturned [JURIST report] by the US … Continue reading

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