Judge OKs Distribution For $192M South Carolina Failed Nuclear Project Settlement

Investors who lost fortunes in the failure of a multi billion-dollar nuclear reactor construction deal in South Carolina will soon begin to see their portions of a $192 million settlement, under a recently approved distribution. Last week, a federal judge …

Original source: https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southeast/2021/07/21/623696.htm

Federal Judge Backs Indiana University Vaccine Mandate for Employees, Students

A federal judge is allowing Indiana University to continue with its COVID-19 vaccine requirement for all students and employees. A ruling from a judge in South Bend has rejected a request from eight IU students who sought to block the …

Original source: https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/midwest/2021/07/20/623514.htm

Judge Upholds California Insurance Commissioner’s Order to Expand FAIR Plan Coverage

A Superior Court judge has upheld the California Insurance Commissioner’s authority to order the California FAIR Plan to offer broader coverage options to consumers. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Mary Strobel has upheld California Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara’s authority to …

Original source: https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/west/2021/07/20/623560.htm

Judge orders end to DACA, current enrollees safe for now

84492753A federal judge in Texas on Friday ruled illegal an Obama-era programme that prevents the deportation of some immigrants brought into the United States as children, putting new pressure for action on President Joe Biden and Democrats who control Congress for legislation to safeguard the people known as “Dreamers.”

Original source: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/us/judge-orders-end-to-daca-current-enrollees-safe-for-now/articleshow/84492753.cms

Florida Judge Approves Sale of Property Where Collapsed Surfside Condo Stood

A Florida judge on Wednesday approved the sale of the oceanfront property where a collapsed Florida condominium building once stood, with proceeds intended to benefit victims of the deadly disaster. At a hearing, Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Michael Hanzman ordered that …

Original source: https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southeast/2021/07/15/622892.htm

Air Force Mostly at Fault in Deadly 2017 Texas Church Attack, Judge Says

A federal judge has ruled that the U.S. Air Force is mostly responsible for a former serviceman killing more than two dozen people at a Texas church in 2017 because it failed to submit his criminal history into a database, …

Original source: https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southcentral/2021/07/08/621892.htm

5 Lawsuits Filed in Surfside Condo Collapse; Judge Says $48M in Insurance Is Not Enough

Five lawsuits have been filed against the Champlain Towers South Condominium Association in Surfside, Florida as of Thursday afternoon as plaintiffs move to preserve evidence at the site of the partially collapsed high-rise to stake a claim to a share …

Original source: https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southeast/2021/07/05/621376.htm

Trump-appointed judge rejects US Capitol rioter’s claim he was ‘selectively charged’ because he supports Trump

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A Trump-appointed federal judge on Friday rejected claims from a US Capitol riot defendant that he had been “selectively charged” because he is a supporter of former President Donald Trump.

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French Judge To Probe Rafale Jet Sale To India

A French judge has been tasked with investigating a controversial 2016 multi-billion-dollar sale of Rafale fighter jets to India on “corruption” suspicions, the national financial prosecutors’ office…

Original source: https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/french-judge-to-probe-rafale-jet-sale-to-india-2478148

Florida Social Media Law Likely Violates Free Speech, Federal Judge Rules

A federal judge blocked a recently enacted Florida law that was meant to authorize the state to penalise social media companies when they ban political candidates, with the judge saying the law likely…

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US Antitrust Cases Against Facebook Dismissed By Judge

A US judge on Monday dismissed the blockbuster antitrust action against Facebook filed last year by federal and state regulators, saying officials failed to “plausibly” establish that the social…

Original source: https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/us-antitrust-cases-against-facebook-dismissed-by-judge-2474660

“I Want My Life Back”: Britney Spears Urges Judge To End Guardianship

US pop singer Britney Spears urged a judge to end a controversial guardianship that has given her father control of her affairs since 2008 during an emotional court hearing Wednesday.

Original source: https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/britney-spears-urges-judge-to-end-guardianship-i-want-my-life-back-2471051

Colorado judge finds Christian baker broke state discrimination law by refusing to bake a birthday cake for a trans woman

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A Colorado baker, who was the subject of a 2018 Supreme Court case for refusing to bake a cake for a same-sex wedding, has violated state discrimination laws in another case, a Denver district court has found.

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