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Georgia Supreme Court upholds firing of former Fulton County official

A former Fulton County chief financial officer and interim county manager has lost his legal bid to get his job back. The Georgia Supreme Court ruled unanimously Wednesday that Patrick J. O'Connor had no legal claim of breach of contract after being .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 13th, 2017

Georgia Supreme Court sends tax collection dispute back to trial court

The Georgia Supreme Court Friday rejected a lower court's decision in a dispute involving the allocation of tax revenue from alcohol sales at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. The city of College Park sued Clayton County two years ago, as.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 30th, 2017

SC upholds cancellation of bail to Karim Morani in rape case

The Supreme Court today upheld the Hyderabad High Court’s decision to cancel the anticipatory bail granted to Bollywood producer Karim Morani, accused of raping an aspiring actress. The Hyderabad H........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineSep 22nd, 2017

SC upholds Sebi order against 3 defaulters in "front-running" cases

The Supreme Court has upheld a 2011 order by Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) giving it a boost while prosecuting 'front running' cases. Front running means buying or selling of securities ahead of a large order so as t.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 21st, 2017

The Supreme Court temporarily upholds Donald Trump’s travel ban

AMERICA’S federal courts have been nearly unanimous in blocking or limiting Donald Trump’s presidency-long quest to keep refugees and travellers from six Muslim m.....»»

Category: useconomySource: economistSep 12th, 2017

Nawaz Sharif vacates official residence, leaves for Murree

Supreme Court's Panamagate verdict lead to the disqualification of PM Sharif.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJul 30th, 2017

Illinois appeals court upholds order blocking state soda tax

An Illinois appeals court has upheld a temporary restraining order that's preventing Cook County's sweetened beverage tax from taking effect......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 11th, 2017

Greatest job expansion by 2040 aimed at Georgia 400 North

Metro Atlanta’s population and jobs numbers are on the rise and some of the big increases in people and employment are coming in North Fulton County. The Atlanta Regional Commission is projecting the metro region will add 2.5 million people, bri.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 10th, 2017

Appeals court upholds conviction of former assemblyman

A recent Supreme Court ruling clarifying the reach of public corruption charges cannot rescue a former New York state assemblyman serving a 14-year prison sentence from his conviction in a scheme to... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJul 10th, 2017

Appeals court upholds conviction of ex-New York assemblyman

A recent Supreme Court ruling clarifying the reach of public corruption charges cannot rescue a former New York state assemblyman serving a 14-year prison sentence from his conviction in a scheme to... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJul 10th, 2017

Georgia Supreme Court to hear appeal in Waffle House CEO sex tape case

The Georgia Supreme Court will hear an appeal of a ruling dismissing charges against the former housekeeper of Waffle House Chairman and CEO Joe Rogers Jr. in a sex tape case. The court will review the ruling that dismissed an indictment charging .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2017

Why the Supreme Court Decision to Temporarily Allow Part of Travel Ban Is a Mess

The high court will hear the charge of “Muslim ban” in the fall, but meanwhile upholds part of Trump’s decree......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 26th, 2017

Supreme Court ruling could make it harder to file class-action lawsuits against companies

The courtrooms of Madison County — and Cook Cou.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneJun 22nd, 2017

Karen Handel wins 6th Congressional District seat

The most expensive congressional race in history went to Republican Karen Handel. The former Fulton County Commission chairman and Georgia secretary of state narrowly defeated Democrat Jon Ossoff in Tuesday's runoff election to win the right to suc.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 21st, 2017

Supreme Court upholds offensive trademarks as form of free speech

The ruling is a .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 19th, 2017

Supreme Court upholds linking Aadhaar with PAN

Those without it exempted for now.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJun 10th, 2017

Supreme court upholds North Carolina court"s ruling on "illegal racial gerrymandering"

REUTERS/Kevin LamarqueWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has upheld a lower court ruling that struck down 28 state House and Senate districts in North Carolina because they violated the rights of black voters. But the justices rejected the court's.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 5th, 2017

Wisconsin Supreme Court upholds rejection of fracking permit

A divided state Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld a decision denying a permit for an Iowa-based company to open a new hydraulic fracturing sand mine in western Wisconsin......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 31st, 2017

US Appeals Court upholds block on Trump"s revised travel ban

Trump's administration vowed to take the fight to the US Supreme Court.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 25th, 2017

Law that tried to stop revenue-motivated policing is struck down

Missouri's Supreme Court ruled a law that treated Saint Louis County police agencies differently was unconstitutional......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 18th, 2017

​The Weinstein Co. sued over distribution of Georgia-lensed film

Film studio The Weinstein Co. is being sued over the distribution for its film "The Founder," which was made in Georgia. FilmNation filed charges in Manhattan Supreme Court claiming that its subsidiary Speedee Distribution, which financed most of .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 18th, 2017