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- YOU DON'T HAVE TO, BUT IT'S IN YOUR BEST INTEREST: REQUIRING EXPRESS IDEOLOGICAL STATEMENTS AS CONDITIONS ON FEDERAL FUNDING. Ruffin, Chase // Georgia State University Law Review;Summer2013, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p1129
The article analyzes the constitutionality of funding conditions under the U.S. Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Act of 2003. It informs the Supreme Court employed tests and standards to view the constitutionality of the funding conditions. It discusses two cases of U.S....
- TOWN OF GREECE V. GALLOWAY (12-696). Kang, Paul; Lopez, Oscar // Federal Lawyer;Jan/Feb2014, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p80
The article mentions the Town of Greece v. Galloway (12-696) case appealed from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit to be considered by the U.S. Supreme Court regarding the applicability of the Establishment Clause of the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution on freedom of religion.
- In re American Express Merchants' Litigation. Sugarman, Zachary M. // Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution;2012, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p711
The article discusses the U.S. Court of Appeals Second Circuit decision in the case In re American Express Merchants' Litigation on unenforceability of company's card acceptance agreement with its merchants. It discusses the U.S. Supreme Court holdings in Stolt-Nielson S.A. v. AnimalFeeds Int'l...
- ENFORCEABILITY OF CLASS ACTION WAIVER PROVISIONS IN COMMERCIAL CONTRACTS. GISLESON, JOHN K. // Financial Fraud Law Report;Sep2011, Vol. 3 Issue 8, p726
In this article, the author reviews a U.S. Supreme Court decision enforcing a class action waiver provision under California law and another recent decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit that refused to enforce a class action waiver provision
- Supreme Court Rules That Copyright Registration Requirement Is Not Jurisdictional. // Venulex Legal Summaries;2010 Q1, Special section p1
The article discusses a court case wherein the U.S. Supreme Court reversed the Second Circuit Court of Appeals decision that the copyright registration requirements for certain works of the Copyright Act of 1976 are not jurisdictional. In Reed Elsevier v. Muchnick, the decision expresses the...
- SEKHAR V. UNITED STATES. Amar-Dolan, Jeremy; Zemlin, Zachary // Federal Lawyer;Jun2013, Vol. 60 Issue 5, p83
The article discusses the case Sekhar v. United States appealed from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit to be considered by the U.S. Supreme Court as of June 2013 in which petitioner Giridhar C. Sekhar was convicted of extortion under federal law to expose an extramarital affair.
- High Court Should Avoid Indecency Trap. // Television Week;3/24/2008, Vol. 27 Issue 9, p6
The author contends that the U.S. Supreme Court should uphold the ruling of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit rejecting the efforts of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to cite Fox TV network for airing expletives during the live broadcasts of the Billboard Music...
- Prayer in Schools. Savage, David C. // Education Digest;Jan1981, Vol. 46 Issue 5, p62
The article states that the Second U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals recently declared voluntary school prayer to be unconstitutional. The Republicans say they favor "voluntary prayer" in public schools. The court said that even this "symbolic inference" of state support for religion is too...
- Second Circuit Affirms Case by Case Consideration of All Relevant Factors in Sexual Harassment Lawsuit. Siegel, Paul J. // Venulex Legal Summaries;2006 Q2, p1
The article focuses on the ruling of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit on a hostile environment sexual harassment case filed by a female employee. The court revoked the summary judgment imposed on the employer on grounds that the federal trial court neglected the standards and...