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Nkomo v. AG United States

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Nkomo v. AG United States involved a petition to review the Board of Immigration Appeals’s denial of a motion to reopen Nkomo’s removal proceedings. Nkomo … Read more

Simadiris v. Patterson Pub. Sch. Dist.

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In Simadiris v. Patterson Pub. Sch. Dist., the Appellate Division confronted tension between the Tenured Employees Hearing Law, N.J.S.A. 18A:6-10 to -25, and the Open … Read more

State v. Singh

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In State v. Singh, at the defendant’s trial for robbing a gas station, a police detective testified and narrated surveillance video footage. During the narration, … Read more

In re Adoption of B.G.S.

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In the case of In re Adoption of B.G.S., on September 9, 2019, Transitions Adoption Agency Agency filed a petition to terminate Father’s parental rights … Read more

Commonwealth v. Bennett

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In Commonwealth v. Bennett, the Superior Court disavowed the defendant’s “gamesmanship” employed to use the compulsory-joinder rule, 18 Pa.C.S.A. § 110, as a bar to … Read more

Commonwealth v. Summers

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In Commonwealth v. Summers, Appellant was serving a sentence of life without parole for his participation in a felony murder when he was 17 years … Read more

Fannie Mae v. Janczak

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Fannie Mae is the common name for the Federal National Mortgage Association, a government-sponsored private corporation established by Congress to facilitate the secondary market in … Read more

United States v. Lucas

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In United States v. Lucas, the Third Circuit dealt with an appeal from a third-party petitioner who claimed an interest in land subject to criminal … Read more

Bracey v. Superintendent Rockview SCI

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In 1995, Bracey was convicted of murder in Pennsylvania state court. In 2010, he learned the Commonwealth had disclosed only some of the cases that … Read more

PBS Coals, Inc. v. Commw. of PA Dep’t of Trans.

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The Pennsylvania Supreme Court reviewed an eminent domain and land use appeal from the Commonwealth Court in PBS Coals, Inc. v. Commw. of PA Dep’t … Read more