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United States v. Brown

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In the mid-90s, state and federal authorities worked together in a state-level prosecution to convict the defendant of arson and murder. Decades later, the defendant … Read more

Hassan v. Williams

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In Hassan v. Williams, the New Jersey Appellate Division issued a must-read opinion because it touched on several evidentiary issues. The Appellate Division reviewed a … Read more

Feliciano v. PA Dep’t of Corr.

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In Feliciano v. PA Dep’t of Corr., the Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court reset the standard by which the court can act in its original jurisdiction to … Read more

Aristy-Rosa v. Att’y Gen. of U.S.

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The Third Circuit granted the Government’s request to publish its earlier non-precedential opinion in Aristy-Rosa v. Att’y Gen. of U.S. The petitioner was ordered removed … Read more

Gov’t Emp. Ret. Sys. of the Virgin Islands v. Gov’t of the Virgin Islands

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In Gov’t Emp. Ret. Sys. of the Virgin Islands v. Gov’t of the Virgin Islands, the Third Circuit reviewed a challenge from the Virgin Islands’ public … Read more

Hamer v. Livanova Deutschland GMBH, KFA

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In Hamer v. Livanova Deutschland GMBH, KFA, Plaintiff filed a claim in the Eastern District of Louisiana (EDLa) alleging injuries due to Defendant’s failure to … Read more

Commonwealth v. Crawford

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In Commonwealth v. Crawford, the Pennsylvania Superior Court held that the appellant failed to raise a substantial question in challenging the discretionary aspects of his … Read more

Commonwealth v. Snyder

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In Commonwealth v. Snyder, Appellant appealed the judgment of sentence imposed after a jury found him guilty of corruption of minors and related offenses. On … Read more

Gibson v. State Farm Mut. Auto. Ins. Co.

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In Gibson v. State Farm Mut. Auto. Ins. Co., the Third Circuit confronted an issue of Pennsylvania law regarding underinsured motorist coverage. Under 75 Pa.C.S. … Read more

Peroza-Benitez v. Smith

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In Peroza-Benitez v. Smith, Plaintiff sued members of the City of Reading Police Department pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983, alleging violations of his rights … Read more