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Appeals Court: OT Laws Don’t Cover Seminarians
Posted on 17 Mar 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

SEATTLE – (AP) The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that seminarians are not covered by overtime laws. The appeals court on Tuesday upheld a lower court ruling in the case of Cesar Rosas, a Catholic seminarian in Mexico who was ... Read More

Federal Appeals Court Upholds ‘Under God’ In Pledge
Posted on 13 Mar 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

SAN FRANCISCO – (AP) An appellate court has upheld references to God on U.S. currency and in the Pledge of Allegiance, rejecting arguments they violate the constitutional separation of church and state. "The Pledge of Allegiance serves... Read More

Supreme Court To Hear NASA Privacy Case
Posted on 4 Oct 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

PASADENA, Calif. - (AP) For the past three years, Robert Nelson has been juggling two lives. He's a senior research scientist at the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory by day, attempting to determine whether Saturn's giant moon Titan is volcanically... Read More

11 Countries Seek Voice In Arizona Immigration Appeal
Posted on 6 Oct 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

PHOENIX - (AP) Mexico and 10 other Latin American countries want a federal appeals court to consider their viewpoints in Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer's appeal of a ruling that put parts of her state's new immigration law on hold. The countries are... Read More