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Hygiene, Not Race Bias, Ended KFC Franchise (access required)

An Alexandria U.S. District Court dismisses a former franchisee’s coun­terclaim alleging KFC terminated his franchise due to race bias; the terms of the franchise allowed termination of the franchise after four failed food safety in­spections, which occurred in defendant’s restaurant. ...

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Burglaries Were on ‘Separate’ Occasions (access required)

A district court did not err in determin­ing that during a two-day crime spree, defendant committed two separate bur­glaries on different occasions, making de­fendant eligible for an enhanced sentence under the Armed Career Criminal Act; the 4th Circuit affirms defendant’s ...

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EEOC Can Enforce Subpoena in Illegal Worker Case (access required)

In considering an undocumented alien’s Title VII claim against defendant carwash, a district court erred in refus­ing to enforce the EEOC’s subpoena seek­ing information related to the complaint; whether and to what extent Title VII cov­ers undocumented aliens is a ...

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Detention After Traffic Stop Was ‘Reasonable’ (access required)

A police officer who stopped defendant for a suspected fraudulent inspection sticker and illegal window tint, and who observed five, strongly scented air fresh­eners inside the car, and who, within min­utes, confirmed that the vehicle did not belong to the ...

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