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Cop Critic Unsuccessful on Constitutional Claims in the 6th Circuit

USA - June 15 2022 In April, we blogged about Eubanks v. Woods, in which the Sixth Circuit reversed a district court’s grant of summary judgment in favor of Ohio police…

U.S District Court Enjoins School District from Muting Microphones of Anti-Critical Race Theory Parents

USA - June 3 2022 There is quite the fervor among certain American parents about the teaching of critical race theory in public schools. In a recent case out of…

Supreme Court: Boston City Hall Plaza Flags Aren’t Government Speech

USA - May 17 2022 The City of Boston flies three flags in City Hall Plaza just outside the Boston City Hall: those of the United States, the Commonwealth of…

U.S. District Court Rejects Tree House Builder’s Federal Claims

USA - May 5 2022 “This case is about a tree house.” Lepper v. Vill. Of Babylon, 18CV7011JMAAYS, 2022 WL 939719, at *2 (E.D.N.Y. Mar. 29, 2022). In a recent federal…

Fifth Circuit Remands Ban on Leafletting in Large Crowds

USA - April 26 2022 A few years ago, Joshua Herridge was waiting outside of a ZZ Top concert in Montgomery County, Texas, but unlike most people gathering near the event…

U.S. Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Austin, Texas in Billboard Case, Upholds Off-Premises Sign Regulations

USA - April 21 2022 On Thursday, in the case of City of Austin v. Reagan National Advertising, a case on which we’ve previously reported, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled…

Texas Drone Limitations Ruled Unconstitutional

USA - April 15 2022 Stepping beyond the strict confines of sign law this week, we turn to a Texas case exploring new boundaries in First Amendment law: regulations on…

Cop Critic Prevails on Constitutional Claims in the 6th Circuit

USA - March 24 2022 Last month, the Sixth Circuit reversed a district court’s grant of summary judgment in favor of six Ohio police officers sued for unlawful arrest and…

6th Circuit Court Weighs in on Proceeds Clause in Conservation Easements and Creates Split with 11th Circuit Court

USA - March 23 2022 On March 14, 2022, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit delivered its opinion in Oakbrook Land Holdings, LLC v. Commissioner regarding the…

Oregon Ban on Real Estate “Love Letters” Enjoined

USA - March 14 2022 “Love letters” will live a little longer in Oregon real estate transactions after the federal district court in Portland issued a preliminary…