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No Equitable Tolling from INS Official’s Advice (access required)

A Russian citizen’s claim that an immigration official erroneously advised she could file for a marriage-based green card directly with the U.S. Customs and Immigration Services even though her asylum appeal was currently pending does not support  equitable tolling of ...

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No Copyright Case for Fighter’s Entry Theme (access required)

A South Carolina musician loses his copyright infringement suit against prizefighter Floyd Mayweather Jr. who allegedly used lyrics on top of plaintiff’s instrumental music track as Mayweather’s entrance theme for a WrestleMania appearance and a RAW guest host appearance; the ...

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Ammunition Conviction Sticks, But Not ACCA Sentence (access required)

Although defendant said the ammunition in his antique gun did not support his conviction as a felon illegally possessing ammunition, he presented no evidence to support his affirmative defense; however, the 4th Circuit vacates his sentence because his Maryland conviction ...

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