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Court Dismisses Gay Plaintiff’s Title VII Bias Claim (access required)

A male administrative assistant who al­leges he was paid less than female adminis­trative assistants can sue defendant universi­ty under the Equal Pay Act and for Title VII retaliation arising from an alleged refusal to allow him to take classes after ...

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Recordings Showed Analogue Substance ‘Knowledge’ (access required)

On remand from the U.S. Supreme Court, which said the jury instructions at defendant’s trial for distribution of controlled substance analogues improperly omitted state-of-mind elements, the 4th Circuit says omission of the jury instruction was harmless error for six counts ...

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Stop Not Justified by Yellow- Line ‘Touching’ (access required)

Although a police officer testified that defendant appeared to be driving over the posted speed limit when he first observed him at 3:00 a.m., the driver’s “isolated acts of slight drifting” to “touch” the yellow line twice over a one-mile ...

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Sheriff Must Show Bus Video to School Board (access required)

A video from a public school bus’s sur­veillance system showing conduct by the boys’ basketball teams that school officials termed “appalling” and “violent” is school property and the sheriff’s department is required to show the video for the school board’s ...

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