Stories tagged: appeal
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 10, 2019
A Pennsylvania appeals court rejected Bill Cosby’s bid to overturn his sexual assault conviction Tuesday over issues including the trial judge’s decision to let five other accusers testify.
Tue., July 9, 2019
The judges seemed disinclined to decide what parts should be saved or struck down, as California and other defenders of the law have urged.
Wed., April 10, 2019
A court decision that should have netted North Idaho couple Jeremy and Kristy Morris $75,000 after a jury found a Hayden homeowner’s association engaged in religious discrimination is looking a …
Thu., Feb. 28, 2019
A Moscow court on Thursday rejected an appeal by a prominent U.S. foreign investment manager and ordered him to remain in jail for at least the next month-and-a-half in connection …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 29, 2019
A ballot initiative that would empower Spokane city employees to participate in the enforcement of immigration laws was dealt another blow Tuesday, just two days after
Tue., Jan. 22, 2019
The Supreme Court is rejecting an appeal from a former Seattle-area football coach who lost his job because he refused to stop praying on the field.
Thu., July 12, 2018
A man convicted of trafficking nearly a pound of methamphetamine won an appeal and was resentenced to be released on parole at the discretion of the parole board.
UPDATED: Wed., June 6, 2018
A coalition of environmental groups has asked the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to overturn a January ruling by a federal judge in Idaho that said a small federal …
Mon., Feb. 5, 2018
An alleged computer hacker from Britain won his appeal Monday against extradition to the United States.
Tue., Jan. 23, 2018
The U.S. Supreme Court will not review a lower court ruling that confirmed Alaska’s bearded seal population as a threatened species.
Tue., Jan. 16, 2018
The Trump administration is appealing a judge’s ruling temporarily blocking its decision to end protections for nearly 800,000 young immigrants.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 3, 2018
A federal agency has approved a settlement for a potato processing plant in southern Idaho, but the union involved in the dispute plans to appeal the decision.
Tue., Dec. 26, 2017
A federal appeals court has dismissed an effort to allow the sterilization of a herd of wild horses in Idaho.
Sat., Dec. 2, 2017
Brock Turner, the former Stanford University swimmer who served a widely criticized six-month jail sentence for assaulting an unconscious woman on campus, is now appealing his conviction and asking for …
Wed., Nov. 29, 2017
The U.S. Bureau of Land Management is appealing a federal court ruling preventing the sterilizing of a herd of wild horses in southwestern Idaho.
Tue., Nov. 21, 2017
Louisville says in an appeal that the NCAA’s Committee on Infractions imposed “grossly excessive” penalties in ordering the vacation of its 2013 men’s basketball championship and tournament revenue for a …
Tue., Nov. 21, 2017
The Port of Kalama has appealed a decision by a state board that invalidated two permits for a $2 billion project to manufacture methanol from natural gas and export it …
Mon., Nov. 13, 2017
The Supreme Court is stepping into a free speech fight over California’s attempt to regulate anti-abortion crisis pregnancy centers.
Fri., Oct. 20, 2017
The Justice Department filed Friday its formal notice of appeal to a federal judge’s decision to block the Trump administration from enforcing its latest travel ban.
Sun., Sept. 3, 2017
Iran has confirmed that an Iranian-American businessman and his 81-year-old father have lost an appeal over their 10-year prison sentences.
Fri., June 16, 2017
An Oregon man has appealed his 1991 murder sentence for the sixth time.
Tue., May 30, 2017
A federal appeals court says a transgender student who identifies as a male should be able to use the boys’ bathroom at his Wisconsin high school.
Tue., April 11, 2017
Attorneys representing Hawaii in the state’s challenge to President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban are asking that the full panel of a federal appeals court hear the case.
Mon., March 27, 2017
President Donald Trump’s administration is asking a federal appeals court to let his travel ban go into effect while it considers the case.
Thu., March 23, 2017
A federal appeals court said Thursday that it would hear arguments in early May over the Trump administration’s appeal of a lower court’s ruling against its travel ban, potentially leaving …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 24, 2017
Convicted murderer Roy H. Murry has filed an appeal of
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016
After Harley Busse was convicted of stealing $44 in coins from a vending machine, the judge in his case noted that he had an “egregious” criminal history as a “career …
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016
Convicted triple murderer John Lee has filed a third appeal with the Idaho Supreme Court, despite previously giving up his right to appeal in a plea agreement he accepted in …
Thu., Dec. 1, 2016
The Obama administration says it will challenge a federal court’s decision to block implementation of a regulation that would make an estimated 4 million more higher-earning workers eligible for overtime …
Wed., Nov. 16, 2016
A Georgia court has rejected Fiat Chrysler’s appeal of a $40 million award to a family whose child who died in a Jeep fire.