By William Watkins | Thursday February 9, 2017 at 7:03 PM PST | Comments Off on Ninth Circuit and the Immigration Order: One Thing Missing
The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has refused to reinstate the travel ban imposed by President Trump. The New York Times has this story on the litigation, and the Court’s opinion can be found here. The case is likely headed to the Supreme Court. Of course, if he’s not hankering for a fight, President Trump...
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By Melancton Smith | Monday November 29, 2010 at 11:09 AM PST | 0 Comments
Today the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals disclosed the panel that will hear the appeal of Judge Vaughn Walker’s decision striking down Proposition 8 as unconstitutional. The panel will be: Judge Stephen R. Reinhardt—perhaps the most left-leaning judge on the federal bench; Judge Michael Hawkins—a very liberal judge; and Judge N. Randy Smith—a moderate compared...
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Tags: California, Civil Liberties, Civil Society, Constitution, constitutional law, Culture, Family, gay marriage, judicial activism, Law, Liberty, Michael Hawkins, N. Randy Smith, Nationalizing Marriage, Natural Law, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, Personal Liberty, Privacy, Proposition 8, Regulation, same-sex marriage, Stephen R. Reinhardt, The State, Vaughn Walker, William Watkins