US Third Circuit Court of Appeals

(File photo: the US Army Corps of Engineers dredging the Delaware River.)

Delaware River Dredging Opponents Try Again To Halt Project

The basic argument to stop the $360-million project, argued to be critical to bringing new, larger ships upriver, is that the US Army Corps of Engineers didn’t pay enough attention to opponents’ various concerns.

01/18/2012

(Justin Timberlake singing with Janet Jackson during the Super Bowl halftime show, just before a portion of her costume came off.   Credit: Donald Miralle/ Getty Images)

CBS Off The Hook For Infamous Super Bowl ‘Wardrobe Malfunction’

The Federal Communications Commission is now considering whether to appeal a federal court ruling yesterday that CBS cannot be fined for Janet Jackson’s notorious “wardrobe malfunction” during the 2004 Super Bowl.

11/03/2011

(Carl Lewis, today.   Credit:  David Madden)

Carl Lewis Folds His Campaign Tent After Being Knocked Off NJ Ballot

The nine-time Olympic gold medalist said he would still be involved in Democratic campaigns and charity work. “Service does not need a title,” he said.

09/23/2011

(Photo by US Army Corps of Engineers)

New Jersey Files For Federal Appeal Of Delaware River Dredging

New Jersey has taken its fight over dredging the Delaware River to a federal appeals court in Philadelphia.

05/20/2011

(Olympic gold medalist Carl Lewis, now running for the state senate in New Jersey. File photo)

Judges Put Carl Lewis Back On NJ State Senate Primary Ballot

Meanwhile, the US Third Circuit Court of Appeals wants the Camden federal judge who heard this matter last week to consider the effect on Lewis’ candidacy of a state-mandated, four-year residency requirement, and to decide whether it runs afoul of the US Constitution.

05/05/2011

(Photos by Paul Kurtz)

Mumia Abu-Jamal Backers Gather Outside US Courthouse

As a federal appeals court began hearing arguments concerning the sentence of death row inmate Mumia Abu-Jamal, hundreds of Abu-Jamal supporters gathered outside the federal courthouse to protest.

11/09/2010

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