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- Michigan Court Ruling Clips Emergency Managers' Power. Devitt, Caitlin // Bond Buyer;6/17/2015, Vol. 1 Issue 34327, p1
A Michigan appeals court ruling clipped the authority of the state's emergency managers in the first case examining the extent of their power under the state's law for distressed local governments.
- South Bucks District Council v Secretary of State for
Transport, Local Government and the Regions and another. Dobson, Sally // Estates Gazette;7/10/2004, Issue 428, p177
Discusses the ruling in the town and country planning gypsies case South Bucks District Council v. Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions and another. Background on the case; Information on the appeal of the ruling.
- Homes ruling faces appeal. // Planning (14672073);5/29/2009, Issue 1820, p2
The article reports that the Great Britain Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) has planned to appeal against the high court judge's decision to reject housing development plans in East of England. It states that the DCLG has opposed to Justice John Mitting's ruling to refuse...
- GEC share case- ''leapfrog appeal' // Accountancy;May82, Vol. 93 Issue 1065, p10
The article highlights the case of "Cheatle v. IRC," in Great Britain. Section 12 of the Administration of Justice Act of 1969 permits certain appeals from High Court decisions to go directly to the House of Lords. A certificate was granted under Section 12 for this to happen in the "Cheatle"...
- Nonpublication in the United States District Courts: Official Criteria Versus Inferences from Appellate Review. Songer, Donald R. // Journal of Politics;Feb88, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p206
Discusses a study conducted to determine the similarities and differences between published and nonpublished U.S. district judge decisions. Review of related literature; Analysis of the treatment of each judge decisions on appeal; Findins and conclusions.
- An Empirical Test of the Rational-Actor Theory of Litigation. Songer, Donald R.; Cameron, Charles M. // Journal of Politics;Nov95, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p1119
Examines the decisions of litigants in criminal cases to appeal decisions from the United States Court of Appeals to the US Supreme Court. Demonstration that litigants behave as if they rationally consider costs and benefits in their decisions to appeal; Argument that such behavior is necessary...
- INTERNATIONAL: 'Body Politic' Fights Appeal of Acquittal. // Advocate;2/21/80, Issue 286, p11
Reports that Canada's leading gay news magazine, 'The Body Politic,' is scheduled to reappear in a Toronto, Ontario court on February 7, 1980, to defend itself against government claims that the magazine's acquittal, in an earlier case involving charges of obscenity, should be overturned. ...
- Probation Eligibility. // Probation & Parole Law Reports;Nov/Dec2013, Vol. 34 Issue 5, p87
The article presents the case United States vs. Jacob where the court ruled that if a convicted offender with a pending appeal fails to report to prison at a specified date, the dismissal of the appeals is then warranted by the disentitlement doctrine.
- Appeal procedure clarified. // Accountancy;Aug1981, Vol. 92 Issue 1056, p17
Highlights two decisions by the British High Court which have clarified aspects of the appeal procedures. Background of the legal cases 'Timings Tools Ltd. v. Mellersh,' and 'Discount Foodstores Ltd. v. General Commissioners of Income Tax for Warley'; Key provisions of the High Court's decision.